Privacy Policy

Our Privacy Policy

The Johnstown Area Heritage Association respects your privacy and understands its importance to you. The policy outlined below applies to all interactions with Johnstown Area Heritage Association from this website.

Information That is Gathered From Visitors

In common with other websites, log files are stored on the web server saving details such as the visitor’s IP address, browser type, referring page and time of visit. Cookies may be used to remember visitor preferences when interacting with the website. This information is never used to identify individual users.

Where registration is required, the visitor’s email and a user name may be stored on the server.

How the Information is Used

The information is used to enhance the visitor’s experience when using the website to display personalized content and possibly advertising. Email may be sent to inform you of JAHA news and events, but only if you have chosen to subscribe to our e-newsletter. Email addresses will not be sold, rented or leased to third parties.

Visitor Options

If you have subscribed to our e-newsletter, you may unsubscribe with one click by following the instructions which are included in the footer of each email that you receive. You may be able to block cookies via your browser settings but this may prevent you from access to certain features of the website.


Cookies are small digital signature files that are stored by your web browser that allow your preferences to be recorded when visiting the website. Also they may be used to track your return visits to the website. Third-party advertising companies may also use cookies for tracking purposes.

Google Ads

Google, as a third party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads. Google’s use of the DoubleClick for Publishers cookie enables it to serve ads to visitors based on the sites they visit on the Internet. Website visitors may opt out of the use of the DoubleClick for Publishers cookie by visiting the Google Ads Settings Settings page.