Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

Online Privacy Policy
The Liger Charitable Foundation respects and values your privacy. The following constitutes The Liger Charitable Foundation’s Online Privacy Policy for the collection, protection, and use of the personal and private information we receive from donors and visitors to this website.

Personal Information
The Liger Charitable Foundation collects personal information upon a visitor’s request to subscribe to our newsletters and announcements. The Liger Charitable Foundation also collects personal information about donors in connection with their donation. The Liger Charitable Foundation will NOT sell, share, rent, or trade this information to a third party, nor send donor mailings on behalf of other organizations. The only exception to sharing is if a donation of $5,000 or more and/or donation source is required for tax purposes.

Email Updates
The Liger Charitable Foundation provides email updates to keep interested visitors to our website informed of developments and events related to our mission. In order to receive these updates you must provide The Liger Charitable Foundation, with your email address. This information will be held in complete confidence, and The Liger Charitable Foundation will NOT sell, rent, trade, or otherwise reveal this information to a third party. You will be given the option to remove your name from our email list at the bottom of each email update/e-newsletter. Notwithstanding the above, The Liger Charitable Foundation cannot be responsible for any unforeseen disclosures of donor information that result from information security breaches.

Online Donations
Your online donations are protected by state of the art information security technologies. The Liger Charitable Foundation uses industry-standard SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) encryption to protect the confidentiality of your personal information and the security of your transaction during transmission. Contributions are processed through a 3rd-party service, Network For Good. For more information about Network For Good see www.networkforgood.org. When you make a donation on the Network For Good website, your personal information is subject to Network For Good’s data collection practices.

At your option, The Liger Charitable Foundation also makes available PayPal to process donations. When you make a donation via PayPal on The Liger Charitable Foundation website, your personal information is subject to PayPal’s data collection practices. For a full description, please read PayPal’s privacy and security statements.

No data transmission over the Internet, however, is 100% secure. While we strive to protect your information, The Liger Charitable Foundation cannot ensure or warrant the security of such information. All online transactions, regardless of size, will be confirmed by a follow-up email. If you donate online, The Liger Charitable Foundation will never sell, rent or trade this information to a third party. The only exception is if a donation of $5,000 or more and/or donation source is required for tax purposes.

The Liger Charitable Foundation’s goal is to forge a long-term partnership with you, and we value and appreciate the trust that accompanies your online donation.

IP Addresses
The Liger Charitable Foundation may collect information about your computer, including where available your IP address, operating system and browser type, for system administration. This is statistical data about your browsing actions and patterns, and will not allow The Liger Charitable Foundation to identify you as the user.

Cookies
We leave a cookie (an electronic identifying tag) on your computer. This cookie allows the site to remember who you are you don’t have to re-enter your password each time you visit www.ligerlearning.org. We use your IP address (Internet Protocol address – a unique string of numbers that identifies your computer on the Internet) to help diagnose problems with our server, and as a tool to run this website. We pool together data from all of our visitors to keep track of how our website is being used, such as how many people are visiting our site, how they find us, and what pages are being viewed. However, we collect no information that can be traced back to you individually except what you provide to us when you sign up with the site. You may choose to configure your browser to accept or reject cookies or notify you when you enter a website that utilizes cookie technology. You may not have access to some or all of the features of The Liger Charitable Foundation’s website if you configure your browser to reject cookies.

Links to Other Internet Websites
Please be aware that The Liger Charitable Foundation may provide links to third party websites from our site as a service to our users, and we are not responsible for the content or information collection practices of those sites. We have no ability to control the privacy and data collection practices of such sites and the privacy policies of such sites may differ from that of The Liger Charitable Foundation. Therefore, we encourage you to review and understand the privacy policies of such sites before providing them with any information.

Children
The Liger Charitable Foundation does not intend, and this website – or any part of this website – is NOT designed to collect personal information from children under the age of 18. If you are under 18 years old, you should not provide personal information on our website or use this site without the supervision or authorization of an adult.
In addition, please note that children under the age of 18 may not make donations on this website without parental consent.

Uses Made of Your Information
The Liger Charitable Foundation uses information held about you in the following ways:

  • To ensure that The Liger Charitable Foundation site is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your computer.
  • To provide you with information or services that you request from us or which we feel may interest you.
  • To carry out our obligations arising from any contracts entered into between you and us.
  • To allow you to participate in interactive features of our service, when you choose to do so.
  • To notify you about changes to our service.

Disclosure of your information
The Liger Charitable Foundation may disclose your personal information to third parties if we are under a duty to disclose or share your personal data in order to comply with any legal obligation, or in order to enforce or apply any other of our agreements; or to protect the rights, property, or safety of The Liger Charitable Foundation, our visitors, subscribers, donors, or others. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organizations for the purposes of fraud protection and credit risk reduction.

Compliance with EU Data Privacy Directive
The Liger Charitable Foundation complies with the EU Data Privacy Directive to the extent it applies to information The Liger Charitable Foundation maintains. This gives you certain rights in relation to the information, which we hold about you including a right to request a copy of this information. If you would like a copy of this information for which a fee may be charged then please email at contact us.

When you provide us with your information you acknowledge and agree that this information may be stored and processed on servers located any where in the world, including either inside or outside of the USA or the European Economic Area (“EEA”). At all times such storage and processing will be in accordance with this policy.

Privacy Policy Changes
The Liger Charitable Foundation is committed to the privacy of donors and visitors to this website. The laws, regulations and policies surrounding internet commerce are constantly changing. In order to adapt to changing circumstances, we reserve the right to change and update this policy. The Liger Charitable Foundation may also make changes to the way in which visitor information is collected. We will not reduce your privacy protections without first notifying you of those changes in the new version of this policy. Where changes made to this policy are significant, we will, at our sole discretion, include a prominent notice of these changes on our website and/or email you. We encourage you to periodically review this policy to be informed of how The Liger Charitable Foundation is protecting your information. Updated 31 October 2015.

Contact The Liger Charitable Foundation
Thank you for your interest in The Liger Charitable Foundation and our online privacy policy. If you would like more information about the options discussed herein or simply have questions, please feel free to contact us.