Privacy Policy
The Southern Vermont Arts Center (SVAC) is committed to protecting your privacy online. We’ll first summarize our policy in just three bullets, then we’ll publish the full policy below.

  • We do not sell or rent your email address to spammers. We collect personal information only if you are submitting it, and only for the purposes of membership or online transaction.
  • In all cases involving potential payment, you have the option to pay by check. There is no requirement to use electronic commerce.
  • All personally identifiable information is gathered via secure, SSL encrypted forms and protected with state-of-the-art computer security applications.

Signing up for our email notifications does not require a credit card number or social security number.

Privacy Policy
SVAC does not collect personally identifiable information about individuals—such as names and postal and/or e-mail addresses—except when it is knowingly provided by said individuals.

This Privacy Policy only applies to transactions made and data gathered on the website and does not apply to any other website. SVAC’s website contains links to other Internet sites, and SVAC is not responsible for the privacy practices or content of such websites. Once you leave this website the Privacy Policy will not apply.

The terms of this Privacy Policy shall govern all interactions with the SVAC through either the SVAC’s website or email, and by using the SVAC’s website or communicating with the SVAC by email, you agree to the terms of this Privacy Policy. SVAC may revise its Privacy Policy at any time, and we encourage you to visit this page periodically to review our current policy.

SVAC uses the Google Analytics cookie for non-personally identifiable data related to web traffic and web interactive behavior. SVAC uses the Google advertising cookie to collect non-personally identifiable demographic information on our visitors. Google allows people to opt-out of their cookie practices.

When You Provide Personally Identifiable Data Related to Commerce
SVAC will ask you to provide personally identifiable information necessary to process and service your membership, donation and/or store order that may include your name, billing and shipping addresses, telephone number, e-mail address, and credit card number. When you make a donation or purchase a membership online, your credit card information will be temporarily stored on a secure transaction server, and we will retain the personally identifiable information you provided for our records and to facilitate customer service.

When You Provide Personally Identifiable Data Related to Email
SVAC will use your information to provide you with updates about exhibitions, programs, and special offers available to you. Any personally identifiable information voluntarily provided by you will be used for the purpose(s) for which the information was provided. Your personally identifiable information will not be disclosed or used for purposes other than those specified without your consent, except as authorized by law.

Opting Out
Every general informational emailing from the SVAC includes a link to unsubscribe to all future email communications.

Any message, material, business information, ideas, concepts, or other information sent to SVAC by e-mail will be treated as non-confidential and non-proprietary. Your e-mail address will not be used for any other purpose but to contact you if needed.

Copyright and Terms Of Use
SVAC does not warrant that the use of materials displayed on this website will not infringe on the rights of third parties, such as artists or artists’ heirs holding the rights to these works. Commercial use restricted.

How To Update Your Personal Information
Help SVAC maintain the accuracy of your personal information by notifying us when you change your address, title, phone number and/or e-mail address. If at any time you wish to update your information or stop receiving communication from the Southern Vermont Arts Center, contact us at or by calling 802-362-1405.