UAOC.ORG is the main Web site of The Ukrainian Autocephalous Orthodox Church (“Church”). We are very sensitive to the privacy of Internet users who visit this site. Therefore, we endeavor to provide users all information regarding our identity, how we use personal information that is collected, how to contact us, and how they can access and update their personal information. We also inform users of all potential recipients of the personal information. We do not use any personal information for purposes beyond those stated herein.
Our Identity and How to Contact Us
This site is owned and operated by The Ukrainian Autocephalous Orthodox Church of North and South America and the Diaspora. Users can contact us at and leaving a message detailing any questions or concerns.
Personal Information: Collection and Use
Personal Data. UAOC.ORG collects information from users only on a voluntary basis in the following categories and never discloses the information except as provided herein: name, mailing address, telephone number, and/or e-mail address. Information is provided voluntarily by users and is used by the Church only to the extent necessary to deliver items offered for our site, like to subscribe to Church publications, to subscribe to summaries of current Church news stories, to submit information regarding news or events, or to provide feedback regarding the site. The information collected is used strictly to facilitate users' requests or to respond to a query. We regard this information as confidential and do not use it for any other purpose, sell it to other parties, or disclose it to any third party (except to third-party delivery services to effectuate delivery of the goods as requested by the user). If any problems are encountered in removing or modifying personal information or if any other request to update personal information has been submitted, users can contact us at the address above and request assistance.
Third-Party Data. Users may also submit personal information of third parties, including their names, addresses, e-mail addresses, and/or telephone numbers. The information collected is used strictly to facilitate the users' requests for delivery of the item to the third party or to simplify the process of future orders, subscription, renewals, news, information or services to the same third party, and for no other purpose.
Site Activities: Collection and Use of Other Data
The Church has a service to help us track and analyze usage and volume statistics on this site. We dont allow to third-party services provider to collect personal information from site visitors except maybe for donation/delivery service, which are trusted services and evidently collect some information that the user should be aware of. This is used only to improve the site’s quality..
Internet Protocol (“IP”) Addresses. When users request pages from UAOC.ORG, our servers may log their IP address in order to improve site administration. This information, along with the other information listed above, can also be used to produce usage statistics to help UAOC.ORG to better meet the needs of users and determine specific interests.
UAOC.ORG is equipped with security measures to protect against the loss, misuse, and unauthorized alteration of the information under our control. We cannot guarantee that the information will not be lost or misused, but we make every effort to ensure that it is secured to avoid such problems.
Foreign Transfer of Data
This site is designed for use by U.S. residents. If you are not a U.S. resident, you can use this site, but you are responsible for making sure that your actions comply with the laws in your area and those of the U.S. When you submit information through this Web site, we understand that your action is an affirmative act, indicating informed consent to the processing as well as informed consent to allow the transborder transfer of the data to the U.S. for the purposes outlined above. If you submit any personal information about yourself or others, including information inferring or demonstrating religious beliefs, affiliations, or practices, you alone are responsible for the consequences of making this transfer of personal information. Read also our "Link Us" policy
We do not knowingly collect information from children under 13. Children under 13 wishing to submit personal information to the site should have their parents submit any requests using the parents' own personal data.
UAOC.ORG is not responsible for the privacy practices or content of any third-party sites. For your own protection, you should review the policies of similar sites to ensure they meet your personal expectations of privacy.