THE TINY STAR FOUNDATION
Last Updated: May 1, 2021
This Privacy Notice sets out how The Tiny Star Foundation’s Website (“Website”) uses and protects any information that you give to us. Any reference to “we”, “our”, “us”, or the “Foundation” shall mean The Tiny Star Foundation. Any reference to “you”, “your” shall mean, you or any visitor or user of the Website or any party accessing the Website.
The protection of your private information is a priority of the Foundation. As a user of the Website you are valued by us and we will take appropriate measures to protect the personally identifiable information that you provide to us, and which we collect from you on the Website and which relates to the services, functions, facilities, products and resources offered on the Website.
We do not collect personally identifiable information from individuals unless it is provided to us knowingly and voluntarily. We do not sell personal information.
The Foundation uses your contact information for in-house purposes only, and it does not share any information about you with third parties. We only gather personal information data, such as names, addresses, zip/postal codes, email addresses, online identifier, unique personal identifier, IP address, account name, and the like, when it is submitted by a Website visitor. We may also collect anonymous demographic information which is not unique to you. You may be required to provide certain personal information to us when you elect certain goods or services, including sending us an email message, registering an account (when applicable), submitting your credit card or other payment information when you are ordering and purchasing products or services. In such instance(s) we will use your personal information for, but not limited to, communicating with you regarding such products and services that you have requested voluntarily from us. We may also gather and collect additional personal and non-personal information in the future. Non-personal information may be shared with other third parties for purposes of developing and delivering advertising or other purposes of improving our Website services, conducting data analysis or other business purposes. This information may be combined with the other information that we have collected from other sources to the extent this information remains anonymous. We do not sell, trade, or rent user personal information with any other parties. We may share personal information with service providers that we trust, and with sponsors, but only to the extent that it is required to fulfill the above purposes.
We may use personal data for customer service purposes to 1) respond to your requests 2) improve our level of service 3) provide our products and services to you 4) manage your account, if necessary 5) provide you with information when you request it , or when we believe it may be of interest to you 6) invite you to provide your views on our products and services, participate in research or attend events 7) perform analytics and understand your preferences 8) provide access where required to our sites and facilities 9) gain insight and feedback on our products and services in order to correct or improve them 10) optimize our own administrative and quality assurance and 11) follow any applicable laws or regulations. If we do so, we will provide you with free and easy ways to opt-out of receiving such information in the future.
The Foundation is based in the United States of America (“USA”). Our use of your information is intended for use only in the USA and in its territories. If you use our Website and our services, your information will be stored in the USA. The Foundation, however, may use third party services providers that are located outside of the USA. Content and use of that content is intended to conform to the laws and practices of the USA. Use outside of the USA is at your risk, and you agree to comply with all applicable laws and use or nonuse content. By using the Website you agree to indemnify and to hold harmless the Foundation for any failure on your part to so comply.
California residents may request, free of charge, a list of any personal information provided by us to any third parties in the preceding year for direct marketing purposes. A California resident making such a request may contact us but must attest that he/she is a California resident and must provide us with a current California address for his/her response.
The Foundation is not responsible in any way for the information policies of any such third parties. You agree that we are not responsible for the availability of such websites and do not review or endorse and shall not be liable, directly or indirectly, for a) how these websites treat your personal information, b) the content of such websites and c) the use that others make of these websites.
The Foundation strives to use commercially acceptable means and procedures to protect, and to prevent information misuse and leakage. Notwithstanding the foregoing, we cannot guarantee that its system(s) are absolutely safe and secure. If you become aware of any potential data breach or security vulnerability, please contact us immediately at (908) 800-3308 and we will take appropriate measures to address such incident/condition.
To reiterate we may use the information that you provide to us and which we gather, for the following purposes:
- To provide services to you (to enable you to view the content on our Website, to fulfill orders if and as applicable and to otherwise interact with all other features and services available on our Website)
- For Customer Service Purposes (when we communicate with you, we may do so through the email address that you provide to us, notices to your inbox and other mean available including reminders for example)
- To personalize your services (for example we may further personalize the content and information we may send or display to you via email services and we may use your information to notify you of volunteer and/or employment opportunities, research sources and other services resources relevant to your needs)
- For Marketing and promotional Purposes (we may use your email address to send you news, to provide special offers about good, service and/or information we may think are of interest to you)
- To improve our Website and Services (to better understand how our Website users access and use our Website and to better respond to user desires and preference).
The Foundation does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen (13). If you are under 13 years of age you must ask and obtain a parent’s or guardian’s prior permission to use this Website.
We respect our Website users’ privacy and we will afford you the opportunity to opt- out of receiving amounts of certain information. Our Website users may opt-out of receiving any/all communications from third party associates of the Foundation by contacting us here: