SCOPE OF THIS POLICY.
Givelify provides various information (“Informational Services”) on the Site, which can be accessed by individuals who register to use the Services ("Registration"). During Registration, Givelify requires individuals to provide contact information, such as name and email address (“Personal Information”). You may also be asked to provide additional information to confirm your identity for password establishment, re-setting, and for other purposes.
Givelify also may collect information through the use of common information-gathering tools such as web beacons or cookies (“Cookie Information”). A cookie is a small string of text that a website can send to your browser which helps the Site remember and customize your visit. You have the option to delete or decline cookies by changing your browser’s settings. No personally identifiable information is stored in these cookies.
Web Beacons and Server Logging.
We may also use single pixel images on the Site or in our emails to you (web beacons). This technology tells us more about browsing, click-tracking, viewing, and buying activity, but none of your Personal Information will be transmitted. Givelify may also collect information from your interaction with the Site, such as statistics in connection with page views, IP address, and standard web log information.
When browsing the Site through a mobile phone or mobile application, we will attempt to collect your location through GPS in order to pair you with nearby churches and not-for-profit organizations for donation purposes. You may disable this location sharing authorization by adjusting your mobile phone’s settings.
Children Under 13.
Givelify does not knowingly collect any Personal Information from or about a child under the age of 13 without the consent of the child’s parent or legal guardian. If we discover that we have inadvertently collected information from a child under 13 years of age, we will promptly take all reasonable measures to delete that data from our systems.
Givelify also provides products and services for purchase on the Site and the ability to provide donations to organizations and, more specifically, churches. When transferring money to the Site, you provide Personal Information as well as a credit or debit card number and a billing address (“Financial Information”) to Givelify's third-party payment processor. This payment process is external to Givelify. Givelify does not have any access to your Financial Information inputted through the third-party payment processor’s payment process nor do we collect Financial Information for any purpose. Givelify is not responsible for the privacy practices of any third-party payment processor.
USE OF INFORMATION COLLECTED.
Direct Marketing. By providing Personal Information on the Site during Registration, you consent to Givelify’s use of your Personal Information. If you do not wish to receive marketing communications from Givelify, you may unsubscribe in the marketing email or communication sent to you by following the instructions in that communication.
“Contact Us” or Troubleshooting. Information provided by users as part of a request that Givelify contact or follow up with as part of the “Contact Us” feature on the Site will be used by Givelify to contact you and discuss your concerns or interest in Givelify’s Products and Services. We may use your information to provide customer support or troubleshooting in the connection with your use of our Products or Services.
Mailing Lists. By registering to use Givelify’s Services or purchasing Products and Services, you will be added to Givelify’s Weekly Wallet Summary mailing list or other mailing lists that we provide for your convenience. You may unsubscribe from Givelify’s mailing lists at any time by clicking on the opt-out line at the bottom of each E-newsletter or by contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Combination. We may on occasion combine information we collect through the Site with information that we collect from other sources.
Information Sharing. Givelify may disclose your Personal Information to its affiliates, as well as third-party partners as follows below:
(a) Service Providers. Your information may be shared with third-party service providers that assist Givelify in transferring donations to entities or similar customer services.
(b) Law Enforcement. Your information may be shared with law enforcement officials if it relates to a criminal investigation or alleged illegal activity.
(c) Necessary or for Safety Reasons. Givelify may also disclose your information if required or permitted to do so by law, for fraud protection and credit risk reduction purposes, or in the good-faith belief that such action is necessary to protect and defend the rights or property of Givelify or the users of the Site, to act under urgent circumstances to protect the safety of Givelify or its employees or a member of the public, or to comply with a judicial proceeding, court order, or legal process.
(e) Disclosures of Aggregated Data. Givelify may de-identify and aggregate the information we receive from our Site’s users (“Aggregated Data”) and share the Aggregated Data with authorized third parties for any lawful purpose. Aggregated Data will not identify you or any other individual by name or another unique identifier, and such data is not considered Personal Information under this policy. For example, we may share Aggregated Data with educational institutions or research organizations that are studying trends in charitable giving. We may also share Aggregated Data with other not-for-profit organizations to assist them as they develop new products or services. Further, we may share Aggregated Data with third parties who will evaluate our users’ preferences regarding our products, services, and marketing practices. Givelify will restrict any third parties to whom we transfer Aggregated Data from attempting to re-identify or otherwise misuse the data.
(f) General Marketing. We may transfer information to third parties whose practices are not covered here if such third parties wish to market products or services to you.
Givelify does not participate in bulk email solicitations that you have not consented to receiving (i.e., "spam"). Givelify does not sell or disclose client lists or email address lists to unrelated third parties. Except as otherwise provided herein, Givelify does not share Personal Information with any third-party advertisers. However, Givelify may share aggregated anonymous information with third-party advertisers, but this aggregated anonymous information cannot be matched with you personally unless you voluntarily share your Personal Information with the third-party advertisers.
PROTECTION OF YOUR INFORMATION.
Unfortunately, no data transmitted over or accessible through the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while Givelify attempts to protect all Personal Information, Givelify cannot ensure or warrant that Personal Information will be completely secure from misappropriation by hackers or from other nefarious or criminal activities, or in the event of a failure of computer hardware, software, or a telecommunications network. Givelify will notify you in the event we become aware of a security breach involving your Personally Identifiable Information (as defined by the applicable state and federal laws) stored by or for us. By disclosing your email address to us for any reason, you expressly consent to receive electronic notice from us in the event of such a security breach.
THIRD PARTY LINKS.
The Site may contain links to websites not affiliated with Givelify. Your use of an external website or any informational content found on an external websites is subject to and governed by the terms and guidelines of those website(s). Givelify does not endorse or make any representations or warranties concerning, and will not in any way be liable for, any informational content, products, services, software, or other materials available on an external website, even if one or more pages of the external website are framed within a page of this Site. Givelify is not responsible for the privacy practices of any external website.
If you ever wish to access your Personal Information, or to have your Personal Information deleted, updated, changed or modified, you may do so by contacting Givelify by email at email@example.com. To cancel your account and have your Personal Information returned to you, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org. Requests to update information will be handled within thirty (30) days.
Your California Privacy Rights. California law provides that California residents have a right to request businesses to tell them how their Personal Information has been shared, if at all, with third parties for the third parties’ direct marketing purposes. To make such a request, please reach us at the contact information listed below.
47 South Pennsylvania Street
Indianapolis, IN 46204
Last Updated: 10/26/2017