Who we are 

We are Palm United Methodist Church, at P.O. Box 565, Dinuba, CA 93618. Our website address is: https://palmumc.org. Our website manager can be contacted at webmanager@palmumc.org

What personal data we collect and why we collect it


Comments are currently not collected on our site.


Media upload by site visitors is not currently available. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Contact forms 

We currently do not use contact forms on our website.


If you could leave a comment on our site you would be able to opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. Such cookies are not created currently.

Visitor log-in accounts are not available on our site. 

Visitors are not currently allowed to edit or publish  articles.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


We use the following third party apps that may collect anonymous analytics data:

  • WordPress and Jetpack from Automattic. Here’s a link to their privacy policy.  
  • Wordfence Security from Defiant. Here’s a link to their privacy policy
  • Spider Event Calendar, WD Facebook Feed,  and WD Google Maps from WebDorado. Here’s a link to their privacy policy.

Our website is hosted at dot5hosting.com, with servers in the United States, which also may collect anonymous browsing data. Here’s a link to their privacy policy

How long we retain your data

If you could leave a comment, the comment and its metadata would be retained for a year. This is so we might be able to recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue. Our analytics records are kept for a year. 

For users that register on our website (if any), we would also also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users would be able to see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they would not be able to change their username). Website administrators would also be able to see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

Our website currently does not allow the establishment of visitor accounts, but if we did, If you were to have an account on this site, or could leave comments, you would be able to request to receive an exported file of the personal data we might hold about you, including any data you might provide to us. You would also be able to request that we erase any personal data we might hold about you. This does not include any data we would be obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Our data is sent only to the dot5hosting servers located in the USA in the Boston, Massachusetts area and is safeguarded to European data protection standards.