Gift A Dream Foundation (GAD) is committed to protecting your privacy.
Confidentiality of your information is important to Gift a Dream Foundation. All information received and held is subject to confidentiality.
GAD ensures that all information it collects, holds and discloses, about individuals is in accordance with the requirements of the Australian Federal Government’s Privacy Act, including the National Privacy Principles.
Privacy and Our Supporters
If you become a supporter of GAD, join us to fundraise, provide your details either by phone or email, we may collect and record personal details: name and contact information – telephone, email or address. Depending on why you are in contact with us, we may also collect for our records your birth date, your gender, which products of ours you bought if you’ve been shopping in our online store, your Facebook or social media ID and what payment form you used if you’ve made a donation or purchase.
Your personal information will be used as a way of staying in touch with you and keeping you up to date of the progress of projects, the child you may have sponsored and upcoming projects.
GAD holds this information in an internal database. Your personal information is confidential to GAD and will not be accessible to any third party or any other external party.
GAD takes all reasonable steps to protect all information. Staff who have access to the database are subject to confidentiality obligations.
Privacy and Making a Donation
When you make a donation or a purchase online shop, the following information is also collected and recorded: names, address, email address, phone number, amount you donated, method of payment, and the payment history of any other donations.
Changing Your Details
Supporter and donors can request access to personal information held about them. You can request to have your details removed from our database. Contact us and we can easily arrange this. If we email any updates to you, there will be an opt-out option there as well.
Privacy and Our Website
We use Google Analytics to monitor our websites. Google Analytics generates statistical and other information about website use by means of cookies, which are stored on users’ computers. The information generated is used to create reports about the use of our Website. Google will store this information.
If you do not want your Website visit data reported by Google Analytics, you can install the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on. For more details on installing and uninstalling the add-on, please visit the Google Analytics opt-out page at: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
We use this information to determine how many people are visiting our website, which pages they look at and how long they look at certain pages for. These results do not identify users individually, and we cannot identify you from this data.
There are links to other sites on this website. These sites are not monitored or controlled by GAD and therefore we cannot take responsibility for their content, claims of offer or privacy practices – we recommend checking our heir privacy policies if you have any concerns.
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