Gift for a Child, Inc. is
committed to safeguarding your privacy. This statement explains our online
information practices and the choices you can make about the way the
information you provide us is collected and used. For easy and direct access,
we provide a link to this statement from our home page and all other pages of
Gift for a Child is the
sole owner of and the only organization that uses the information collected on
this site. We will not sell, share, or rent this information to others under
Other than the specific instances outlined in this policy, Gift for a Child
does not collect personal information about users or how they use the site. The
Organization not use the information-tracking devices made possible through
"cookies," small pieces of data that may be sent to your Web browser
from a server and stored on your computer's hard drive.
Gift for a Child collects the following information through our secure online
financial-transaction pages: name, address, e-mail address, phone number, and
credit card information. This personally identifiable information is used to
acknowledge receipt of your donation for tax purposes and to include you on the
Organization’s mailing list if you choose to join it.
We care about the security of your transactions and apply industry-standard
practices and technologies to safeguard your credit card information. To prevent
unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of
information, Gift for a Child has put in place reasonable physical, electronic,
and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect
online. You should be aware, however, that
“perfect security” does not exist on the Internet, and third parties may
unlawfully intercept or access transmissions or private communications.
Gift for a Child provides a separate online form to join our mailing list. The
information we collect includes: name, address, e-mail address, and phone
number. This information is securely stored internally and accessed only when
we correspond with our mailing list periodically during the year, either via
e-mail or regular mail.
Please contact us directly
by regular mail if at any time you wish to be removed from the mailing list or
if you would like to correct or change the personal information you have
previously provided. To protect your privacy and security, we will take certain
steps to verify your identity before granting access to your information or
making corrections. Callers will be asked specific questions, including full
name, address, phone number, and, if applicable, credit card numbers and/or
expiration date, in order to verify their identity and protect the privacy of
the Foundation's donors and members of its mailing list.
Links to Other Web Sites
Gift for a Child’s site includes links, some temporary and some permanent, to
other Web sites. We are not responsible for the privacy and security practices
of any other Web site or the nature of the content contained therein.
None of the content and information in the Organization’s Web site is targeted
toward children under 13 years of age. We make every effort possible to ensure
that we do not collect or maintain information on our Web site from those we
know to be younger than 16 unless parental consent has been obtained in
Changes to This Policy
changes will be added directly to this statement. We will, however, always use
was originally collected.
If you have specific questions or concerns about the Gift for a Child’s privacy
policy, please contact us at the following addresses by mail or email: