The information NonProfit Action collects about you helps us to understand more about how our site is used and how we can improve it, and enables us to send you the communications that interest you. We are committed to safeguarding your privacy online and otherwise.
In this section you can read how NonProfit Action treats information about you and how we ask you to treat any information you receive about sponsored children.
1. Who is collecting my information?
When you are on the NonProfit Action’s website and are prompted to input any information, you will be sharing your personal information with NonProfit Action and its third party web suppliers. Our third party web suppliers will only use this information in connection with NonProfit Action and/or sponsorship and will not use it for any other purpose.
2. What kind of information would NonProfit Action collect from me?
When you visit NonProfit Action’s website we aim to collect information about which pages you have accessed, when and the visitor IP address. Furthermore visitors to our website can be asked to volunteer information about themselves through participating in surveys, forwarding their email and / or postal addresses to be on our mailing list for future communications, informing us of their preferred means of communication, requesting to be on a specific mailing list, or support us by giving a donation. We may, for example, keep a record of your name and gender, e-mail address, postal address and telephone number.
3. How would you use my information?
NonProfit Action uses the information we collect about you for our internal use only. NonProfit Action will not disclose any of your personal information to anyone, except when we have your permission or under special circumstances when the law requires it. The information we obtain helps us understand better how our site is used. Your contact details are also used to send you a periodic communication, together with any other information about NonProfit Action. If you do not want to receive any further communications from us, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
4. Would I be able to update, delete or correct my personal information?
NonProfit Action relies on the accuracy of your personal information. We are working on ways to make it easier for you to review and correct the information that NonProfit Action maintains about you. In the meantime, if you change your email address or are aware that any of the other information we hold about you is inaccurate or out of date, please email us at email@example.com.
5. What about security precautions to protect the loss, misuse, or alteration of my information?
When you give NonProfit Action personal information, we take all reasonable steps to ensure that the information will be stored and processed securely, in accordance with this policy and with the Data Protection Legislation.
This NonProfit Action website uses Google Analytics to help analyse how users use the site. This analytical tool uses ‘cookies’, which are text files placed on your computer, to collect standard internet log information and visitor behaviour information in an anonymous form.
The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) is transmitted to Google. This information is then used to evaluate visitors use of the website and to compile statistical reports on website activity for NonProfit Action.
NonProfit Action will not (and will not allow any third party) to use the statistical analytics tool to track or to collect any personally identifiable information of visitors to our site. We will not associate any data gathered from this site with any personally identifying information from any source as part of our use of the Google statistical analytics tool.
Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. Neither NonProfit Action nor Google will link, or seek to link, an IP address with the identity of a computer user.
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