Privacy Policy

Your privacy is important to Anderson Valley Winegrowers Association (“we” or “us”). To better protect your privacy, we supply this notice explaining our privacy practices and the choices you can make about the ways in which information about you is collected and used at By using the Site, you agree to accept the terms of our Privacy Policy. Do not use the Site if you do not agree with any part of this Privacy Policy, please do

I. WHAT KIND OF INFORMATION DO WE COLLECT FROM YOU WHEN YOU VISIT OUR SITE? When you visit our stats package from Google collects some basic information about your browser. Examples are things like what type of browser and operating system are you using; how long did you stay on our site; what pages did you look at. This helps us understand how visitors browse our site, so that we can make their shopping experience better. We may also collect your information via other online channels (like social media) and this information will be in compliance with this Privacy Policy. We also collect personal information about you when you purchase event tickets such as your name, address, postal code, phone number, etc. We need this information to process payment and manage our communications to you. By providing your name and email to the Anderson Valley Winegrowers Association (AVWA) when selecting “Join our community”, you are requesting we send you promotional materials. We reserve the right to keep your contact information on file, to email and/or mail you future promotional materials. Users who are under 21 years of age cannot attend AVWA events and should not submit any personal information to the AVWA website. You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Many web browsers automatically accept cookies so that you can take full advantage of the website. You can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you desire. Contact forms: When you submit a contact form through our website, we capture Personal Information such as your name and email address. We keep Personal Information obtained through contact form submissions only as long as is necessary for customer service purposes. The information submitted through our “contact us” form is not used for marketing purposes. Analytics: We use Google Analytics to track website traffic. This tool stores cookies on users’ PCs to keep track of usage data. You can find Google Analytics privacy policy here: This link allows you to opt out of Google Analytics data tracking:

II. WE DO NOT SHARE YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION. Under no circumstances will we share any personal information that we collect with any third parties or web sites. All the information you give us is completely private and used solely for order processing and shipping. If you give us permission to send you marketing emails then we use your email for that purpose, but that email will never be sold or distributed to any other web site or list. AVWA may provide links to third-party websites, and other sites may link to the AVWA website. AVWA has no control over third-party websites, and they operate according to their own terms of use and privacy policies. By using the AVWA website Users acknowledge and agree that AVWA is not responsible for any such third-party sites, including any advertising, products or other content on or available from such sites. Users acknowledge and agree that AVWA will not be liable or responsible for any use of or reliance on content, advertising or products from third-party sites, or for any damage or loss caused (or alleged) in connection with use of these websites.

III. NEWSLETTER OPT-OUT. If you have chosen to opt into our newsletter or marketing emails and decide to opt out, we have a simple unsubscribe form that will remove you from our email list.

IV. CONSUMER INQUIRIES AND PRIVACY. If you have any questions about your privacy, or want to make changes to your profile, or be removed from our marketing list, simply send us an email at

V. PROTECTING YOUR INFORMATION. All the payment information we collect is done so under SSL – a standard internet security measure. Any data that we store about you is kept behind a secure firewall in our database and is not accessible to the public in any way.

VI. 501(c)(6) ACCESSIBILITY NOTICE AVWA prohibits discrimination in its programs on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, disability and marital or familial status. Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication of program information (Braille, large print, audiotape, etc.) should contact VII. UPDATES TO THIS PRIVACY POLICY From time to time, we reserve the right to make updates to this Privacy Policy. We will notify you about material changes in the way we treat personally identifiable information by, for example, placing a notice on the Site. Your continued use of the Site following any changes to this Privacy Policy will be deemed to constitute your acceptance of such change. VIII. PROHIBITED ACTIVITIES You may not access or use the Website for any purpose other than for which AVWA makes it available. The Website may not be used in connection with any commercial endeavors except those that are specifically endorsed or approved by the AVWA.


If you have any questions or concerns about this Privacy Policy or its implementation, you may contact us at: Anderson Valley Winegrowers Association, P.O. Box 63, Philo, CA 707-895-9463 By Email: INFO@AVWINES.COM