Privacy Policy Statement
This is the website of WorldStrides.

Our postal address is:
P.O. Box 9033
Charlottesville, VA 22906-9033

We can be reached via e-mail at or you can reach us by telephone at 800-468-5899.

This Policy is effective on September 1, 2005.

Information Collected
For each registered visitor to our website, our Web server automatically recognizes the consumer's IP address.

We respect the privacy of children, and do not collect any more personal information than reasonably necessary to enable them to participate in the activities we offer at our website.

With respect to our online information collection practices from children under 13 years of age , w e collect the following types of personal information directly from children online:

Please note that parents may consent to the above collection and use without necessarily consenting to the disclosure of personal information to third parties.

With respect to the collection by other organizations of personal information from children at our site, our policy is: We do not have any agreements with outside organizations to collect personal information at our site.

Use and Sharing of Information
The information we collect from children is used to tailor/customize the visitor?s experience at our site.

With respect to sharing information:

W e do not share children?s personal information with anyone other than those who provide support for the internal operations of the website and our agents (e.g., contractors who provide fulfillment services or technical support to the website ).

We have received the following commitments for security of information from third parties with whom we share personal information : All third parties with whom we share information have agreed to maintain security and integrity of personal information.

The information we collect is disclosed when legally required to do so, at the request of governmental authorities conducting an investigation, to verify or enforce compliance with the policies governing our website and applicable laws, to protect against misuse or unauthorized use of our website, or to a successor entity in connection with a corporate merger, consolidation, sale of assets or other corporate change respecting the website.

With respect to Ad Servers: We do not partner with or have special relationships with any ad server companies.

From time to time, we may use customer information for new, unanticipated uses not previously disclosed in our privacy notice. If our information practices change at some time in the future we will post the policy changes to our website to notify you of these changes and provide you with the ability to opt out of these new uses. If you are concerned about how your information is used, you should check back at our website periodically. Customers may prevent their information from being used for purposes other than those for which it was originally collected by writing to us at the above address.

Upon request we provide site visitors with access to a description of information that we maintain about them. Consumers can access this information by writing to us at the above address.

Upon request we offer visitors the ability to have inaccuracies corrected in contact information.

Consumers can have this information corrected by writing to us at the above address.

With respect to security: We have appropriate security measures in place in our physical facilities to protect against the loss, misuse, or alteration of information that we have collected from you at our site.

If you feel that this site is not following its stated information policy, you may contact us at the above address or phone number.

Parental Review
Parents can review the information that we have collected from their children online, prevent the further use or maintenance of such information, or direct the deletion of their children?s personal information by writing to us at the above address.