Privacy policy

PRIVACY AT Black Women in the Arts (BWA)

Our goal is to maintain your trust and confidence when handling personal information about you.


Your privacy is important to Black Women in the Arts. This is why; we are committed to Privacy for our members.


As a BWA member, you have the opportunity to make choices about how personal information about you may be shared. As you consider this, we encourage you to make choices that enable us to provide you with quality products and services in connection with your artistic needs and objectives.


The security of personal information about you is our priority. We protect this information by maintaining physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards that meet applicable law. We train our employees in the proper handling of personal information. When we use other companies to provide services for us, we require them to protect the confidentiality of personal information they receive.

Personal Information

We collect information from you and from others.

Purpose and Uses

We use information about you to manage the relationship with you, manage your accounts and offer you other products and services.

We use information collected from our website to facilitate your access to our website.

Further detail is provided at the time of your application and in the terms and conditions in connection with your relationship with us.


  • You may request we correct inaccurate information.


This section explains our policy regarding any personal information you might supply to us when you visit this site. Our goal is to protect your information on the Internet in the same way that we protect it in all the other ways we interact with you: in emails, at Events, and on the phone.

You can visit this site and find out about our products and services, read our policies, check on career opportunities, or use other value-added services without giving us any information about yourself.


In order to provide better service or to address security hazards, we will occasionally use a "cookie". A cookie is a piece of information which a web server may place on your computer when you visit a website. Cookies are commonly used by websites to improve the user experience and have not been known to transmit computer viruses or otherwise harm your computer. None will contain information that will enable anyone to contact you via telephone, e-mail, or any other means.

Many cookies last only through a single session, or visit. Others may have an expiration date, or may remain on your computer until you delete them. You can set up your Web browser to inform you when cookies are set or to prevent cookies from being set, for example, in Microsoft Internet Explorer, from the menu select Tools, Internet Options and Privacy. However, if you choose to reject cookies, you will not be able to use our online services or website features.

Microsoft and Windows are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and/or other countries.

Fraudulent Email

Please be on the look out for fraudulent Email, BWA will never ask you by email to disclose your bank details.

How We Use Cookies

We use cookies for a number of purposes - for example, to maintain continuity during a user session, and to gather data about the usage of our website for research and other purposes. Our cookies will track only your activity relating to our online promotions, which may be located at our website or the websites of others. They will not track your other Internet activity. Our cookies typically do not gather personally identifiable information. However, if your web browser is set to accept cookies, we may combine our cookie data with personally identifiable information which you provide to us (such as your email address), so that you may receive marketing offers specifically suited to your needs. Please note that in order for you to use Citibank Online, your browser's cookie exchange feature must be enabled.

Cookies of Other Companies

We occasionally use other companies to set cookies on our websites and gather cookie information for us. However, these companies may only use the information they gather for our purposes in accordance with the terms of the contract they have signed with us.