The Somerset Community Foundation we are committed to protecting
your privacy online.
This policy governs all pages hosted at www.somersetcf.org.uk.
It does not apply to pages hosted by other organisations to which
we may link and whose privacy policies may differ. Please read the
following policy to understand how your personal information will
How is information collected?
You may at times be asked to supply personal information via the
Somerset Community Foundation website for example when you enquire
about our activities, request an e-newsletter, make a donation
or apply for a grant. Somerset Community Foundation may also receive
information about you from third parties, for example from a friend
who wants to tell you about the website.
If you supply such information,
Somerset Community Foundation is legally bound by the Data Protection
Act 1998 to ensure that such information is only used for the purpose
for which it was requested and also to ensure that the data is held
What information is collected?
Somerset Community Foundation collects both anonymous data and personal
data volunteered by you online. Personal information is anything
which enables you to be identified in some way, such as your name
and an email address. The types of personal information collected
might include names, date of birth, e-mail address, postal address,
telephone number, fax number and credit/debit card details.
is this information used?
Somerset Community Foundation collects data from its website for
a number of reasons: to understand more about how the site is used;
provide you with the services, products or information you have
requested; for administration purposes and to further the charitable
aims, including for fundraising activities. Somerset Community
Foundation may need to share your information with service providers,
associated organisations and agents for these purposes.
How do we
protect personal information?
Somerset Community Foundation uses a secure server when you make
a donation via the website. It also takes appropriate measures
to ensure that the information disclosed is kept secure, accurate
and up to date and kept only for so long as is necessary for the
purposes for which it is used.
Will the information collected be
disclosed to outside parties?
Somerset Community Foundation will not disclose any of your personally
identifiable information, except when we have your permission.
Somerset Community Foundation may need to disclose your information
if required to do so by law.
By providing Somerset Community Foundation with your personal data
you consent to the collection and use of any information you provide
in accordance with the above purposes and this privacy statement.
You have the right to ask for a copy of the information Somerset
Community Foundation holds about you and to have any inaccuracies
in your information corrected.
Please help Somerset Community Foundation keep your information up
to date by notifying it of any changes.
Somerset Community Foundation
reserves the right to amend this privacy statement. If it does so,
it will post notice of the change on this website and you will be
deemed to have accepted such changes
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