Privacy Policy and Terms of Use

The Clayton Center for the Arts (CCA) knows that users of its web site care about the personal information provided to us. This privacy policy is designed to provide information about how we collect, store and use personally identifiable information obtained through our web site. By using the CCA web site, you are agreeing to the terms of the current privacy policy.


The Clayton Center respects your privacy, and has developed this policy to communicate the ways in which we collect and use personal information from our web site. The CCA does not sell or distribute any personal information collected from users of our site, but uses the information to track user activity, and to improve site design and navigation and to sell tickets.

Web Site Disclaimer

The Clayton Center maintains this web site for the purpose of providing information for the general public. The Clayton Center will make reasonable effort to ensure that the web site content is accurate and current. However, the Clayton Center makes no warranty as to the accuracy and timeliness of the information, and shall not be held liable for damages of any kind as a result of the use of this site. All material on this site is presented “as is.”

Voluntarily Provided User Information

The Clayton Center collects information from users through various web-based forms on the web site and through the ticketing system. This information is used for event registration, ticket sales, and general inquiries. This information is forwarded to a specific staff representative for processing. It is not provided to any outside organization, other than the ticketing system partner. If you are not comfortable submitting this information online, you may contact the appropriate representatives by phone or regular mail.

How Information is Collected & Secure Payments

Like most web sites, ours uses “cookies.” A “cookie” is a text file, invoked by standard browser software, that we place on your hard drive to enable our systems to, among other things, recognize your browser, track transactions, and allow you to navigate our web site without having to re-enter information. We may also automatically receive and store certain other types of information, such as the type of web browser you use or the pages you link to from the CCA web site. For security reasons, credit card information is not stored on our web server. Your credit card information will be used only to process your payment through a secure, encrypted third-party partner, which is used by Etix, our ticketing partner beginning June 1, 2016. Their policies may be viewed here. Donations or Patron Circle Payments: As a partner with Maryville College, we process payments with Blackbaud to accept credit cards safely and securely for our customers.

Payment Processed by Blackbaud

Blackbaud processes your donation on behalf of this nonprofit organization. To protect your credit card information, when used according to manufacturer’s instructions, Blackbaud: Encrypts personal and credit card information during all transactions. Sends an automated confirmation email for all transactions.

About Blackbaud

Serving the nonprofit and education sectors for 30 years, Blackbaud (NASDAQ: BLKB) combines technology and expertise to help organizations achieve their missions. Blackbaud works with more than 27,000 customers in over 60 countries that support higher education, healthcare, human services, arts and culture, faith, the environment, independent K-12 education, animal welfare, and other charitable causes. Blackbaud is headquartered in Charleston, S.C., and has operations in the United States, Australia, Canada, Mexico, the Netherlands, and the United Kingdom. For more information, visit Copyright © 2016 Blackbaud, Inc. All Rights Reserved.   Personal information collected through this web site may be used by the CCA to communicate with you, register you as a user, allow purchasing and shipping of tickets, subscriptions, memberships and/general information, enable you to participate in special promotions and to navigate the web site without having to re-enter information. The information collected will be used to maintain compliance with applicable laws and as otherwise provided in this privacy policy. If you provide your email address, mailing address or telephone number, the CCA may also use your personal information to contact you regarding special offers from the CCA, updated information about the CCA or the CCA web site, and new services offered by the CCA. If you wish to be removed from these contact lists, you may do so by contacting us.

Third-Party Service Providers

The CCA may engage reputable third-party vendors in order to help us manage our web site and allow us to better service our visitors and customers. These may include third-party vendors engaged to analyze, for marketing purposes, the information collected on our web site. The CCA’s web site may contain links to other web sites. Once you leave the CCA’s web site, this privacy policy will not apply to such third-party web sites. The CCA web site contains links to other web sites on the Internet. The CCA assumes no responsibility for the content or functionality of these sites. We provide links to these sites solely as a convenience. We occasionally use the AdRoll display advertising network to collect visitor data on our site and then serve targeted display ads to you on other sites. Our partners use technology such as cookies and web beacons to collect this data. For more information or to opt-out of this type of advertising, please visit AdRoll’s privacy policy.

Administration of Our Website / Compliance with Law

We may disclose your personal information when we have reason to believe that disclosing this information is necessary to identify, contact, or bring legal action against someone who may be violating the law or to protect the safety, property or other rights of our users or the public. In addition, we may disclose or access account information for administrative and other purposes that we believe are necessary to develop, maintain, and improve our products and services. We also may disclose your personal information if we believe, in good faith, that we are required to do so in order to comply with applicable laws, a subpoena, or other legal processes. If you have any questions about the terms of use for the Clayton Center for the Arts website, please contact us by email at