Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

Protecting your private information is our priority. This Statement of Privacy applies to and and governs data collection and usage. For the purposes of this Privacy Policy, unless otherwise noted, all references to include and KCdesi. The KCdesi website is a Community Service under the Culture and Society category site. By using the KCdesi website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

Collection of your Personal Information

In order to better provide you with products and services offered on our Site, KCdesi may collect personally identifiable information, such as your:

  • First and Last Name
  • Email Address
  • Phone Number

KCdesi, at the time of this policy, has not collected any of the following information. However, we may also collect anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your:

  • Age
  • Gender
  • Race
  • Religion
  • Political Affiliation
  • Household Income

Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through KCdesi’s public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others.

We do not collect any personal information about you unless you voluntarily provide it to us. However, you may be required to provide certain personal information to us when you elect to use certain products or services available on the Site. These may include: (a) registering for an account on our Site; (b) entering a sweepstakes or contest sponsored by us or one of our partners; (c) signing up for special offers from selected third parties; (d) sending us an email message; (e) submitting your credit card or other payment information when ordering and purchasing products and services on our Site. To wit, we will use your information for, but not limited to, communicating with you in relation to services and/or products you have requested from us. We also may gather additional personal or non-personal information in the future.

Use of your Personal Information

KCdesi collects and uses your personal information to operate its website(s) and deliver the services you have requested.

KCdesi may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from KCdesi and its affiliates.

Sharing Information with Third Parties

KCdesi does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.

KCdesi may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. KCdesi may share data with trusted partners to help perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to KCdesi, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.

KCdesi may disclose your personal information, without notice, if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on KCdesi or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of KCdesi; and/or (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of KCdesi, or the public.

Automatically Collected Information

Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by KCdesi. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the KCdesi website.

Use of Cookies

The KCdesi website may use “cookies” to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize KCdesi pages, or register with KCdesi site or services, a cookie helps KCdesi to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same KCdesi website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the KCdesi features that you customized.

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the KCdesi services or websites you visit.


This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.

Security of your Personal Information

KCdesi secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. KCdesi uses the following methods for this purpose:

  • SSL Protocol

When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other websites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol.

We strive to take appropriate security measures to protect against unauthorized access to or alteration of your personal information. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet or any wireless network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal information, you acknowledge that: (a) there are security and privacy limitations inherent to the Internet which are beyond our control; and (b) security, integrity, and privacy of any and all information and data exchanged between you and us through this Site cannot be guaranteed.

Right to Deletion

Subject to certain exceptions set out below, on receipt of a verifiable request from you, we will:

  • Delete your personal information from your records; and
  • Direct any service providers to delete your personal information from their records.

Please note that we may not be able to comply with requests to delete your personal information if it is necessary to:

  • Complete the transaction for which the personal information was collected, fulfill the terms of a written warranty or product recall conducted in accordance with federal law, provide a good or service requested by you, or reasonably anticipated within the context of our ongoing business relationship with you, or otherwise perform a contract between you and us;
  • Detect security incidents, protect against malicious, deceptive, fraudulent, or illegal activity; or prosecute those responsible for that activity;
  • Debug to identify and repair errors that impair existing intended functionality;
  • Exercise free speech, ensure the right of another consumer to exercise his or her right of free speech, or exercise another right provided for by law;
  • Comply with the California Electronic Communications Privacy Act;
  • Engage in public or peer-reviewed scientific, historical, or statistical research in the public interest that adheres to all other applicable ethics and privacy laws, when our deletion of the information is likely to render impossible or seriously impair the achievement of such research, provided we have obtained your informed consent;
  • Enable solely internal uses that are reasonably aligned with your expectations based on your relationship with us;
  • Comply with an existing legal obligation; or
  • Otherwise use your personal information, internally, in a lawful manner that is compatible with the context in which you provided the information.

Children Under Thirteen

KCdesi does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen. If you are under the age of thirteen, you must ask your parent or guardian for permission to use this website.

E-mail Communications

From time to time, KCdesi may contact you via email for the purpose of providing announcements, promotional offers, alerts, confirmations, surveys, and/or other general communication. In order to improve our Services, we may receive a notification when you open an email from KCdesi or click on a link therein.

If you would like to stop receiving marketing or promotional communications via email from KCdesi, you may opt out of such communications by Clicking on the Unsubscribe link included in every single email communication..

Changes to this Statement

KCdesi reserves the right to change this Privacy Policy from time to time. We will notify you about significant changes in the way we treat personal information by sending a notice to the primary email address specified in your account, by placing a prominent notice on our site, and/or by updating any privacy information on this page. Your continued use of the Site and/or Services available through this Site after such modifications will constitute your: (a) acknowledgment of the modified Privacy Policy; and (b) agreement to abide and be bound by that Policy.

Event Submission Terms and Conditions:

KCdesi basic event listings are free of charge. Al listings are the sole discretion of (i.e., submission a listing does not guarantee inclusion and events may be withdrawn at our discretion). KCdesi is designed to list activities and events which are of interest to a wide audience from throughout the community, or those activities and events which serve to promote the Indian community and the Kansas City metro area itself. This is interpreted to mean that an event shouldbe of interest to a cross section of individuals, which goes beyond the organizattion’s membership, and is likely to attract a reasonably large group of participants. KCdesi does not list regularly scheduled events (i.e., every week of the year), yard sales, or events outside the KC Metro area. We also do not list/suggest listing recurring events that do not meaningfully change from week to week (i.e, karaoke/dance classes, etc) unless they are cultural event or benefit the general community as a whole. An event, generally speaking, is open to the public. KCdesi reserves the right to edit submissions for grammar, style, accurancy and/content.
The types of events that would be suitable for KCdesi Events Calendar include:
  1. Major fund-raising events for non-profit organizations (Dinner Dances, Banquets, Carnivals, etc)
  2. Significant Entertainment Events (Community Arts Events, Theatrical Productions, etc)
  3. Large Community Events important to scheduling
  4. Events or activities that our audience has deemed important (Farmers Markets, etc)
The types of events that would not be suitable might include the following:
  • Yard and Garage Sales
  • Weekly Bingo Sessions
  • Small group activities (pizza sales, car washes, etc)
  • Support Groups/Meetings
  • Events which would likely attract only those who are deeply involved with the organization, (monthly meetings, etc)
  • Business / Home Open Houses, Grand Openings, or workshops
These guidelines are just that, guidelines, and are not meant to be an exhaustive list of what we do and do not include.

Contact Information

KCdesi welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. Please contact KCdesi at:

Email Address:

Effective as of January 01, 2021