At Ben Saunders Foundation, we are committed to protecting the privacy and personal data of all of our supporters in compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).
Collection of Personal Data
We may collect personal data from you when you:
make a donation (JustGiving/PayPal)
make a purchase from the shop via PayPal
register for an event
contact us through our website, email, phone, or the Facebook Page
The personal data we may collect includes, but is not limited to:
Payment Method information
Information about your interaction with our charity
- Our website is hosted on the Wix.com platform. Wix.com provides us with the online platform that allows us to publish content and provide services to you. Your data may be stored through Wix.com’s data storage, databases, and the general Wix.com applications. They store your data on secure servers behind a firewall.
- All direct payment gateways offered by Wix.com and used by our charity adhere to the standards set by PCI-DSS as managed by the PCI Security Standards Council, which is a joint effort of brands like Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover. PCI-DSS requirements help ensure the secure handling of credit card information by our store and its service providers.
- Wix Platform is used log internet information including session location, device type, behaviour, page views etc. This is statistical data about browsing behaviour and patterns, and does not identify any individual. This will be disabled/enabled based on your selection of Analytical cookies.
We will not sell or rent your information to third parties.
Use of Personal Data
We may use personal data collected for the following purposes:
To process purchases/donations and issue receipts
To inform you about our activities and upcoming events
To respond to your inquiries and fulfill your requests
To improve our services and activities
To comply with legal obligations
Disclosure of Personal Data
We may disclose personal data to third parties for the following purposes:
To process your donation/shop purchase, such as a payment processor
To comply with legal obligations, such as responding to a subpoena or similar legal process
To protect the rights, property, or safety of Ben Saunders Foundation or our supporters
Security of Personal Data
We take appropriate technical and organizational measures to protect personal data from loss, misuse, unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction. However, no internet or email transmission is ever fully secure or error-free.
In accordance with the GDPR, you have the following rights:
The right to be informed about the personal data we collect and how we use it
The right of access to the personal data we hold about you
The right to rectification of your personal data if it is inaccurate or incomplete
The right to erasure of your personal data in certain circumstances
The right to restrict the processing of your personal data
The right to data portability, which allows you to request a copy of your personal data in a commonly used format
The right to object to the processing of your personal data
The right to withdraw your consent for the processing of your personal data at any time
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Blocking and Deleting Cookies
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Links to External Websites
Our site may, from time to time, contain links to other sites, not owned or managed by us or links to the websites of our partner networks, advertisers and affiliates. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.
Last Updated: January 2023
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