Hands For Hunger Website- Privacy Policy

User Privacy Policy

Hands For Hunger respects the privacy of users of its websites, mobile applications, social media channels,
and other online-based services (“Online Services”). This User Privacy Policy covers all these Online
Services and explains what information is collected about you, how that information may be used, with
whom it may be shared, and your choices about such uses and sharing. Please also read Hands For
Hunger’s Terms of Use. By using any of the Online Services, you agree to this User Privacy Policy and the
Terms of Use.

What Information is Collected

Hands For Hunger may collect personal information (information that can identify you including, but not
limited to, your name, phone number, mailing address, e-mail address, username, password, and credit
card information) and non-personal information (information that does not identify you including, but not
limited to, information about the browser you are using and the pages visited during a single or multiple

Information You Provide

Hands For Hunger collects personal information from you as part of online transactions. When you contact
Hands For Hunger or fill out online forms while using the Online Services, information is collected to help
identify you on return visits to the service, categorize your questions or needs, respond to them, and, if
applicable, investigate a breach of the Online Services’ terms and conditions. This information is also used
to track potential problems and trends and customize responses to better serve you.

Information From Other People and About Others

Hands For Hunger may collect and store personal and non-personal information that has been provided by
other people. For example, if your outside physician refers you to Hands For Hunger, personal information
provided by that physician about you may be collected and stored. Hands For Hunger may also collect
personal information that you have provided about other individuals. For example, if you submit a volunteer
application for your child, Hands For Hunger may store your personal information and the personal
information of your child.

Information Collected Automatically


Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer or mobile device for record-keeping purposes.
Hands For Hunger uses cookies to gather information on what pages you access or visit and what
information you provide, such as survey information and online registrations. The use of cookies does not
result in the collection of any personal information from you. You may choose to adjust the settings of your
web browser to disallow the usage of cookies. However, if you reject cookies from the Online Services,
some parts of the Online Services may not work properly.

Other Technologies

Hands For Hunger may collect personal and non-personal information about how you use the Online
Services including, but not limited to, domain names visited; URLs accessed; URLs of hyperlinked sites
from which you came or to which you went; website traffic patterns; searches performed; browsers used;
date, frequency, and period of use; server usage statistics; Internet Protocol address; and name of Internet
Service Provider. Hands For Hunger also may collect an anonymous identification number if you come to
the Online Services from an online advertisement displayed on a third-party website.

How Information May Be Used

Online Donation Information

In order to accept your donation or register you for participation in a fundraising event, Hands For Hunger
asks you to voluntarily provide personal information. This information is used to process your donation or
registration, provide you with a receipt or confirmation of your donation, and communicate with you when

Should you wish, you can provide this information by either of the following methods rather than through
the Online Services: Phone: (242) 327-1660 / Mail: Hands For Hunger, P.O. Box CB-13290. Information
related to donations made through the Online Services is collected in a database maintained by Hands For
Hunger and may be used to send you e-mails or mail regarding organizational updates and other
opportunities to support Hands For Hunger.

Communications and Subscriptions

Hands For Hunger may use your personal information to communicate with you. Whether you continue to
receive such communications is your choice. You can request to stop communications by either clicking on the “Unsubscribe” link at the bottom of an e-mail you receive or by contacting Hands For Hunger through
one of the means listed in the below “Contact” section of this User Privacy Policy.

Improvement of Online Services

Information gathered from cookies and related technologies helps Hands For Hunger improve the content
and performance of the Online Services for you; offer online features that are helpful to you; customize the
content and layout for you; and contact you to build awareness about its efforts and charitable endeavors.
This information also helps diagnose problems with the Online Services.

Mobile Services

Information gathered from the download or use of any of its mobile applications is sent to Hands For Hunger. This information may be traceable back to you and may be used to identify you. This information may be used for any reasons deemed appropriate by Hands For Hunger including, but not limited to, internal
evaluation of mobile services, quality control, and the development of additional supportive mobile-enabled
services for product and service improvement.


This website has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information
under the control of Hands For Hunger. Information is stored on secure servers. Access to change or edit
this information is restricted to those authorized by Hands For Hunger to do so.

User-Submitted Content

Information that you submit using Hands For Hunger’s blog, social media sites, or other online channels
should be considered public. Your posts may appear on other websites as the results of searches or through
the actions of others who find your content compelling and wish to promote it on the web. Whenever you
voluntarily provide personal information on publicly viewable web pages, that information will be publicly
available and can be collected and used by others (for example, if you share your phone number publicly,
you may receive unwanted phone calls). Hands For Hunger cannot control who reads your postings or what
others may do with the information you post, so please exercise discretion and caution with respect to your
personal information. Once you have posted information, you may not be able to edit or delete such

Online Comments, Surveys and Feedback Forms

You may be asked to complete surveys, provide comments, or complete feedback forms when using the
Online Services. Hands For Hunger uses such information to better understand your needs and preferences
and to gather information about health care trends and issues.

Job Applications

If you submit personal information to Hands For Hunger through the Online Services to apply for a job, the
information will be used in connection with your application. Even if you are not hired, Hands For Hunger
may retain your personal information to contact you for any other positions and to help advocate for efforts
by Hands For Hunger.

Who Information May Be Shared With

Hands For Hunger wants you to understand when and with whom it may share your personal and nonpersonal
information. Your information is never sold or rented to others. Hands For Hunger does not share
your personal information with others except as indicated below.

E-mails and Messages

E-mails and other types of messages that you send to Hands For Hunger via the Online Services may be
shared with a representative of Hands For Hunger who may or may not be an employee. E-mails that do
not require a response are discarded. E-mails that require a response are, once addressed, either archived
or deleted, depending on the nature of the inquiry.

Mailing Lists

Hands For Hunger may occasionally allow other nonprofit organizations to send mail to its donors. Hands
For Hunger carefully screens these organizations and only permits mailings from those nonprofit
organizations whose services it believes may be of interest to its supporters. If you do not want to receive
such mailings, please contact (242) 327-1660 or info@handsforhunger.org to opt out of future mailings.

Service Providers

Hands For Hunger may share information with third-party service providers who perform data management
or other services on its behalf to allow better service to you and other users. Personal information shared
with these third-party service providers is closely monitored and is only shared as necessary. These thirdparty service providers are obligated to Hands For Hunger not to disclose or use your information for other purposes. Hands For Hunger may allow these authorized service providers to serve cookies from the Online Services to allow them to perform various services, such as doing analysis and research on the
effectiveness of the Online Services, content, and advertising.


By using Hands For Hunger’s Online Services, your traffic and browsing patterns are subject to the same
level of scrutiny, measurement, cataloguing, and other information gathering that occurs across the Internet
via the efforts of third parties such as Google, Bing, and Facebook. Hands For Hunger does not prevent,
and is not responsible for, such third parties’ access to the browsing history you develop on the web through your personal use and interactions online.

Other Situations

Hands For Hunger may share your information in response to a subpoena or similar investigative demand,
a court order, or a request for cooperation from law enforcement or any government agency; to establish
or exercise its legal rights, including, but not limited to, efforts to investigate, prevent, or take other action regarding illegal activity, suspected fraud, or other wrongdoing; to protect and defend the rights, property, or safety of Hands For Hunger, its directors, employees, or others; to enforce the Online Services’ terms and conditions or other agreements and policies; or as otherwise required by law. In such cases, Hands For Hunger may raise or waive any legal objection or right available to it.

Your information may also be shared in connection with a substantial corporate transaction including, but
not limited to, the sale of Hands For Hunger’s business, a divestiture, merger, consolidation, asset sale,
bankruptcy, change in control of the company or one of its affiliates, or in preparation for any of these
events. Any third party to which Hands For Hunger transfers or sells its assets will have the right to continue to use your personal and non-personal information in accordance with this User Privacy Policy.

How Hands For Hunger Protects Your Personal Information

Hands For Hunger has security measures in place to protect against the loss, misuse, and alteration of
your personal information under its control. The personal information you provide on the Online Services is
stored on secure servers, and access to change or edit this information is restricted to those authorized by
Hands For Hunger.

  • E-mail should not be considered a secure and confidential means of communication. It is possible
    that your e-mail communication may be accessed or viewed by another Internet user while in transit to Hands For Hunger. If you wish to keep your communication private, DO NOT E-MAIL ANY CONFIDENTIAL INFORMATION. IF YOU DO SO, IT IS AT YOUR OWN RISK.

Your Choices About Collection and Use of Information

You can choose not to provide Hands For Hunger with certain information, but that may result in your being
unable to use certain features of the Online Services such as registering for a volunteer opportunity or
fundraising event, participating in a survey, asking a question online, and initiating transactions.

Do Not Track Signals

Hands For Hunger’s Online Services do not recognize automated browser signals regarding “do not track”
instructions. Please note that third parties may collect personal information about your online activities over time and across different websites when you use the Online Services or browse other websites.

Third-Party Websites

Hands For Hunger’s Online Services may contain links to websites of outside organizations. While these
links may indicate special relationships between the organizations, Hands For Hunger is not responsible
for the privacy practices of websites of these organizations. Please familiarize yourself with the privacy
policies of any website you visit to determine what information is being collected.


If you wish to change your personal information or stop communication from Hands For Hunger, or you
have questions about this User Privacy Policy, do one of the following: Email: info@handsforhunger.org or
write to the following address:


Hands For Hunger
P.O. Box CB-13290
Nassau, The Bahamas
Changes to This User Privacy Policy

Hands For Hunger may change this User Privacy Policy from time to time without notice. The most recent revision date is listed below and the posted version of this User Privacy Policy will apply to your use of the Online Services.

Effective Date: September 23, 2015