Privacy Policy

Pan American Orchid Society will not collect any personal data (e.g. your name, address, telephone number and email address) unless you provide it voluntarily. You may choose to provide us with personal data, in order to join the society, register for the website, post a comment or sign up for an email newsletter. When you submit your personal data you are consenting to such use.

We share our membership roster information with other PAOS members via the annually printed membership roster handed out to members and via a members-only section of the website. You can opt-out by emailing the Secretary with your name and detailing your request to opt-out of the membership roster.

Cookies and Tracking

Pan American Orchid Society uses cookies on the website to maintain your account login. These cookies are not used for any other purpose. (A cookie is a small data file that is stored on your computer generated by the operator of a website).

Pan American Orchid Society employs methods to track usage of the American Orchid Society website to assist in determining how to improve Pan American Orchid Society website and membership services.


Our website contains links to other websites. Pan American Orchid Society is not responsible and cannot be held liable for the content and/or for the privacy policies of external websites.

Updates to Privacy Policy

Pan American Orchid Society reserves the right to change the Privacy Policy at any time and will immediately post the updated policy on this website.