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Privacy Statement

Who we are

The Nevada Women’s History Project was founded by former Clark County State Senator Jean Ford to collect and disseminate information about Nevada women to historians and the general public through its website, publications and other public outreach. Our website address is: https://nevadawomen.org.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

We collect information on our membership website (membership.nevadawomen.org) and online store (suffrageNV100.org) for the purpose of delivering products and services purchased by you, the user, online. We do not retain payment information.

Contact forms

We collect the information you submit in our online form over a secure connection for the purpose of better serving you, the customer.


If you create an account on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you return. These cookies will last for one year.

If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


Who we share your data with

We do not share data collected in the online contact form or that collected on our membership website.

How long we retain your data

If you submit a contact form, the Nevada Women’s History Project will use the contact information for the purpose of your contact. Your contact form information is held on the website for 30 days, after which it is erased.

For users that register on our website (for our online store), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have contacted us via our Contact Form, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

This website collects analytics data for better understanding of our audience. We collect your email address and name via our contact form, if you wish to communicate with us. We do not keep or share this information for marketing reasons, but only to fulfill requests or answer questions. Your data is collected on our membership website (membership.nevadawomen.org) which is hosted by Wild Apricot, where we maintain your information for as long as you are a member.

Your contact information

When you place an order on our website or leave information on our contact form we retain that information for the duration of doing business with you.

How we protect your data

Our website is protected by a valid SSL certificate to keep your browser’s connection to our server secure.