Online Terms and Conditions
Beacon Foundations Online Privacy Statement
Beacon Foundations is committed to respecting your online privacy and security. We've structured our Web site so that, in general, you can visit us on the Web without identifying yourself or revealing any personal information. Once you choose to provide us personally identifiable information (any information by which you can be identified), you can be assured that it will only be used to support your relationship with Beacon Foundations.
What we collect
On some Beacon Foundations Web pages you can become a sponsor, make donations, and request materials. The types of personal information collected on these pages are name, contact and billing information, transaction and credit card information. In order to tailor our subsequent communications to you and continuously improve our services, we may also ask you to provide us with information regarding your personal or professional interests, demographics, experiences as a sponsor, and contact preferences.
How we use it
Beacon Foundations uses your information to understand your needs and provide you with better service. Specifically, we use your information to help you complete a transaction, communicate back to you, update you on your sponsored child and special events, and to personalize our Web site for you. Credit card numbers are used only for payment processing and are not retained for other purposes.
From time to time, we may also use your information to contact you for market research or provide you with information we think would be of particular interest. At a minimum, we will always give you the opportunity to decline such direct marketing or market research contact. We will also follow local requirements, such as allowing you to opt in before receiving unsolicited contact, where applicable. Data collected online may also be combined with information you provide when you register online as a Compassion sponsor.
Who we share it with
Beacon Foundations will not sell, rent, or lease your personally identifiable information to others. Unless we have your permission or are required by law, we will only share the personal data you provide online with Beacon Foundations entities and/or business partners who are acting on our behalf to complete the activities described above. Such Beacon Foundations entities and/or business partners, including those located in other countries, are governed by our privacy policies with respect to the use of this data.
Beacon Foundations will not use or share the personally identifiable information, which you provide to us online, in ways unrelated to the ones described above without first letting you know and offering you a choice. As previously stated, you may let us know if you do not wish to receive unsolicited direct marketing materials from us, and we will do everything we can to honor such requests.
Beacon Foundations is committed to ensuring the security of your information. To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the appropriate use of information, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online. We use Internet encryption software, Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol, when collecting or transferring sensitive data such as credit card information.
Conditions of Use
Beacon Foundations, Inc. provides the services described on its web site to you subject to the following conditions. If you visit, you accept these conditions. Please read them carefully. In addition, when you use any current or future Beacon Foundations.web site service or visit any entity referenced by Beacon Foundations.in its web site, you also will be subject to the guidelines and conditions applicable to any such entity.
Privacy and Security Statement
Information collected on the Beacon Foundationsweb site is subject to Beacon Foundations, Online Privacy Statement.
Site policies, modification, and severability
Beacon Foundations reserve the right to make changes to this site, policies, and these Conditions of Use at any time. If any of these conditions shall be deemed invalid, void, or for any reason unenforceable, that condition shall be deemed severable and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining condition.
Are cookies used?
Cookies are used to determine the success of Compassion's website and marketing campaigns. This allows us to be good stewards with the donations that are given to us to determine our online effectiveness, which also helps keep our expenses low.
In addition to cookies, we use other technologies, including pixel tags, to gather information on how our users interact with our web site and to help us efficiently monitor our web site and marketing campaigns.
These technologies, for example, show us popular pages, conversion rates, click-throughs and other information that can be used to improve our website. We also occasionally share select non-personal information with trusted third parties. Compassion and its third party vendors use pixel tags to track and analyze non-personally identifiable usage information to compile statistical traffic analysis or usage patterns.
What is a cookie?
A cookie is a series of data characters that, when programmed into a Web site, is placed by the Web server into the browser's application folder on your computer. Once placed onto your machine, the cookie will allow the Web site to "recognize" you as a unique individual. Cookies do not collect data from the end user's hard drive.
Can cookies be removed from my hard drive?
Yes, cookies can be removed from your hard drive. Also, depending on what type of Web browser and what browser version you are using, you may be able to change the properties on your cookie file so that cookies are not used or saved. Please check with your browser provider for more information on removing cookies.
Donation Refund Policy
If you have made an error in making your donation or change your mind about contributing to Beacon Foundations, we will honor your request for a refund made within 15 days of your donation.
To request a refund, call +1 (347) 509-1795. Refunds are returned using the original method of payment. If you made your donation by credit card, your refund will be credited to that same credit card.
Beacon Foundations accept credit card (MasterCard) using the web payment facility of UNICHANNEL Pacific Corporation. Your credit card will be billed as under Asia Pacific E-Serv Corporation and will be reflected on your credit card billing statement.
Run for a Child's Future
The Beacon Foundation have spaces available for this years Run for a Childs Future taking place on March.
Summer Bazaar for a Cause
This Summer-bazaar-for-a-cause is an opportunity to earn profit, promote awareness of your brand to a large market, and at the same time contribute to the betterment of childrens future. The proceeds of this bazaar will benefit the children beneficiaries of Beacon foundation Inc.