Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy is incorporated by reference into the FUSE Corps Terms of Use.  The term “FUSE Corps,” “we,” and “us” includes FUSE Corps and our affiliates and subsidiaries.  The Privacy Policy explains how FUSE Corps may:

  • collect,
  • use, and
  • disclose

information we obtain through the “Site.”  Capitalized terms not defined in this Privacy Policy have the meaning given to them in the Terms of Use.

“Personal Information” can be used to readily identify, contact, or locate you.

Personal Information” means information that alone or when in combination with other information may be used to readily identify, contact, or locate you, such as: name, address, email address, or phone number.  We do not consider Personal Information to include information that has been anonymized so that it does not allow a third party to easily identify a specific individual.


We collect Personal Information when you:

  • apply for a Position through the Site; and
  • communicate with us.

We also collect information, such as anonymous usage statistics, by using cookies, server logs, and other similar technology as you use the Site.

Application Information.  You may submit an application for a Position through the Site.  To apply, you will need to provide Personal Information, such as your name, address, telephone number, email address, biographical information, and other background information.  You may also provide other optional information.

Your Inquiries.  We may collect Personal Information when you email us, submit requests through the Site, or otherwise communicate with us.

Referrals.  You may submit Personal Information, such as name and contact information, about others to us so that we can contact them about Positions and the Site.  We use the information to send a communication to the individual and then delete the information.

Cookies, Automatic Data Collection, and Related Technologies.  The Site collects and stores information that is generated automatically as you use it, including your preferences and anonymous usage statistics.  When we associate such information with Personal Information, we will treat the combination as Personal Information.

When you use the Site, we and our third-party partners, such as social media widgets and analytics providers, use “cookies” and other similar technologies to collect information about how the Site is used.  Our partners also may collect information about your online activities over time and on other websites or apps.  When they provide such services, they are governed by their own privacy policies.  You may be able to change browser settings to block and delete cookies when you access the Site through a web browser.  However, if you do that, the Site may not work properly.

By using the Site, you are authorizing us to gather, parse, and retain data related to the provision of the Site.


We use Personal Information to:

  • facilitate and improve our services; and
  • communicate with you.

We may use aggregate information for any purpose.

Internal and Service-Related Usage.  We use information, including Personal Information, for internal and service-related purposes and may provide it to third parties to allow us to facilitate the Site.  We may use and retain any data we collect to provide and improve any of our services.

Communications.  We may send email to the email address you provide to us and call the telephone number you provided to us, to verify information in your application and for other informational and operational purposes.

Marketing.  We may use information, including Personal Information, to facilitate transmittal of information we think may be useful or relevant to you.

Aggregate Data.  We may anonymize or aggregate data collected through the Site and use it for any purpose.


We may share your Personal Information:

  • with Host Organizations;
  • with our third-party vendors and service providers;
  • to comply with legal obligations;
  • to protect and defend our rights and property; and
  • with your permission.

We do not rent, sell, or share Personal Information about you with other people or nonaffiliated companies for their direct marketing purposes, unless we have your permission.

Providing to Host Organizations.  The Site provides you with the ability to apply for Positions with Host Organizations.  To provide this service, we may provide information from applications to Host Organizations.  We are not responsible for the privacy practices of the Host Organizations who will view and use the posted information.

Posting on the Public Site.  With your permission, we may publish information, including Personal Information, about you on the public portion of the Site.  For example, to highlight your experience as a Fellow, we may post information about your experience on the Site.

We Use Vendors and Service Providers.  We may share any information we receive with vendors and service providers retained in connection with the provision of the Site.

Marketing.  We do not rent, sell, or share Personal Information about you with other people or nonaffiliated companies for their direct marketing purposes, unless we have your permission.

Legal and Similar Disclosures.  We may access, preserve, and disclose collected information, if we believe doing so is required or appropriate to: comply with law enforcement requests and legal process, such as a court order or subpoena; respond to your requests; or protect your, our, or others’ rights, property, or safety.

Merger, Sale, or Other Asset Transfers.  If we are involved in a merger, acquisition, financing due diligence, reorganization, bankruptcy, receivership, sale of FUSE Corps assets, or transition of service to another provider, your information may be sold or transferred as part of such a transaction as permitted by law and/or contract.  We cannot control how such entities may use or disclose such information.

With Your Permission.  We may also disclose your Personal Information with your permission.


We take steps to ensure that your information is treated securely and in accordance with this Privacy Policy.  Unfortunately, the Internet cannot be guaranteed to be 100% secure, and we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you provide to us.  We do not accept liability for unintentional disclosure.

By using the Site or providing Personal Information to us, you agree that we may communicate with you electronically regarding security, privacy, and administrative issues relating to your use of the Site.  If we learn of a security system’s breach, we may attempt to notify you electronically by posting a notice on the Site or sending an email to you.  You may have a legal right to receive this notice in writing.  To receive free written notice of a security breach (or to withdraw your consent from receiving electronic notice), please notify us at [email protected].


We do not knowingly collect information from children under 13.  We will take steps to delete it if we learn we have collected it.

We do not knowingly collect, maintain, or use Personal Information from children under 13 years of age, and no part of the Site is directed to children under the age of 13.  If you learn that your child has provided us with Personal Information without your consent, you may alert us at [email protected].  If we learn that we have collected any Personal Information from children under 13, we will promptly take steps to delete such information and terminate the child’s account.


By using the Site, you will transfer data to the United States.

If you are visiting from the European Union or other regions with laws governing data collection and use, please note that you are agreeing to the transfer of your information to the United States and processing globally.  By providing your information you consent to any transfer and processing in accordance with this Privacy Policy.


If you would like to update or correct any information that you have provided to us through your use of the Site or otherwise, or if you have suggestions for improving this Privacy Policy, please send an email to [email protected].


We may revise this Privacy Policy, so review it periodically.

Posting of Revised Privacy Policy.  We will post any adjustments to the Privacy Policy on this web page, and the revised version will be effective when it is posted.  If you are concerned about how your information is used, bookmark this page and read this Privacy Policy periodically.

New Uses of Personal Information.  From time to time, we may desire to use Personal Information for uses not previously disclosed in our Privacy Policy.  If our practices change regarding previously collected Personal Information in a way that would be materially less restrictive than stated in the version of this Privacy Policy in effect at the time we collected the information, we will make reasonable efforts to provide notice and obtain consent to any such uses as may be required by law.

Contact Information

FUSE Corps
1202 Ralston Avenue, Suite 1B
San Francisco, CA 94129

[email protected]

Effective Date: June 10, 2015

Last Updated Date: June 10, 2015