Privacy Policy

Marathi Association of Minnesota (MAM) is committed to protecting the privacy and security of visitors to our Web site. The following discloses our policies concerning the gathering and sharing of information through this Web site.
In brief, our policies are these:
We monitor general trends in the use of our Web site but do not track individual visitors.
We do not collect information concerning individual visitors unless that information is voluntarily disclosed, for example by filling out our online membership form.
At any time, users who have signed up for a specific notifications can have their names removed from the relevant mailing list.
Normal Web Site Usage
You can visit all portions of MAM’s Web site without telling us who you are and without revealing any personal information.
Information is collected on an aggregate basis only. For example, MAM tracks which pages are most popular among visitors as a whole, but we do not track information on which pages an individual visitor might look at during a visit to our site. We do not collect any other information, such as the name, mailing address, email address or phone number of the visitor without the visitor’s knowledge and permission.
All information we collect is used for internal review only and not shared with third parties. We use this information to generate statistics and measure site activity to improve the usefulness of the site to our visitors.
Use of Cookies
Cookies are pieces of information that are stored on your computer and are used for record keeping purposes. We use cookies to make visiting and using our Web site easier. Cookies can help us see which parts of our Web site are the most and least popular, and provide us direction to improve our users’ online experience.
Collection of Personally Identifiable Information
There are instances when MAM requests personally identifiable information, such as name, mailing address, email address and possibly additional information, to provide you with specific services, correspondence or emails.
MAM does not sell, rent or exchange email addresses. The MAM Web site will not post personal contact information for volunteers, including email address, street address and phone numbers, without the individual’s consent.
Opting Out
Persons who join  via the Web site and provide an email address may receive emails from MAM with information about our programs and events. Each email message includes an option to remove yourself from the mailing list, and you may also opt out by sending an email to
Outside Links
This site contains hypertext links to other sites. MAM is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such Web sites.
We do not knowingly collect information from children under the age of 13.
Email Addresses 
MAM asks for your email address on our subscription page. This allows us to provide you with email communications of events/programs/announcements. MAM does not sell, rent, or lend the email addresses of our subscribers or visitors to the Web site. You may opt out of our email communications at any time by clicking on the “unsubscribe or remove” link located at the bottom of all our email communications. You may also opt out by sending an email to
Feedback and Surveys
From time-to-time we request information via surveys or event feedback. Participation in these surveys is completely voluntary and you may choose whether or not to participate. Information requested may include contact information (such as name and address). Contact information will be used to respond to any questions on feedback or request more information to help us make the future events better.