Privacy Policy

SITE MEMBERSHIP & PERSONAL INFORMATION
Global Helps Network ("GHN") provides this Privacy Policy to inform you of the way your information is used and to provide you with the opportunity to remove your name from our mailing list, if you desire to do so. Please contact us at admin@globalhelpsnetwork.org to be removed from our mailing list.

GHN is committed to respecting the privacy of our patrons. We have developed this Privacy Policy to assure our patrons that information gathered via the GHN Website ("Website") will not be traded, sold, rented, leased, or shared publicly. We assure you that the identity of our donors will be kept confidential. Use of donor information will be limited to the internal purposes of GHN and only to further the activities and purposes of GHN.

We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you place an order or access your personal information. GHN is required to maintain certain donor information on file to be compliant with law, such as your full name and mailing address. We offer the use of a secure server. All supplied/sensitive credit card information is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology and then encrypted into our payment gateway provider's database only to be accessible by those authorized with special access rights to such systems. This information is not stored at the Website.

The materials on this Website may be retrieved and downloaded solely for personal use.

DISCLAIMER
GHN makes no warranties or representations of any kind that the services provided by this Website will be uninterrupted, error-free or that the Website or the server(s) that hosts the Website are free from viruses or other forms of harmful computer code. In no event shall GHN, its workers, or agents be liable for any direct, indirect, or consequential damages resulting from the use of this Website. This exclusion and limitation only applies to the extent permitted by law.

LINKS
Other web sites may have links on our site. If you follow the link to these sites, they may collect information, and such sites are not within our control. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the identity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.

Portions of this site may allow users to post their own material. Materials posted by users do not necessarily reflect the views of GHN. By posting materials on this site, you represent that you have all necessary rights in and to such materials and that such materials will not infringe on the personal or proprietary rights of any third parties, nor will such materials be defamatory, unlawful, threatening, obscene, or otherwise objectionable.

GHN reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to review, edit, or delete any material posted by users which GHN deems defamatory, unlawful, threatening, obscene, or otherwise objectionable. Notwithstanding the foregoing, GHN expressly disclaims any responsibility or liability for any material communicated by third parties through this web site.

THE SYSTEM
Unauthorized access to this Website is forbidden. Your use of this Website is subject to your agreement not to in any way compromise it or the system it is built on.

COOKIES
As with most other Internet sites, we utilize "cookies" to track a user's activity at the Website. A cookie contains a unique session identifier that allows us to recognize you when you return to the Website. Most browsers will automatically accept cookies. You can set your browser to reject cookies but some parts of the Website may not function properly if the cookies are rejected. Cookies help us provide visitors with a better user experience.

IP MONITORING
We also record the IP address of each visitor. An IP address is a number assigned to your computer automatically when you use the Internet. The Website uses the IP address information to help diagnose problems with servers, administer the Website more effectively, and to gather broad demographic information about what domains and countries our visitors come from. This information is only collected in aggregate and helps us monitor site traffic patterns in order to improve our service.

GHN reserves the right to provide personally identifiable information to the appropriate authorities when required by law.

ACCEPTANCE OF THIS POLICY
GHN makes this website available to you, subject to your acceptance of this Privacy Policy. Use of the Website and associated services implies acceptance. If you are not satisfied with any aspect of it please do not continue to use the Website and services. This policy may change from time to time and you are deemed to have accepted the current version each time you use the Website.

CONTACT US
If you have any questions about your privacy at GHN, please contact us by writing to admin@globalhelpsnetwork.org.