Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

FAIR SHARE of Women Leaders (FAIR SHARE) has a firm commitment to protecting your privacy. The following statement explains our policy in regard to the collection and use of any personal information you may give us as you use the website located at www.fairsharewl.org (the Web Site) or any of the services provided therein (collectively the Service).

Your continued use of the Web Site or the Service indicates your agreement to the terms of this Privacy Policy. Please do not provide us with any personal data that you do not want to be used by FAIR SHARE in the manner set out in this Privacy Policy. FAIR SHARE reserves the right at any time to change, modify, add or remove portions of this Privacy Policy to comply with any applicable state or federal regulations, to utilize new technologies or to improve your experience. If we change the Privacy Policy, the changes will be posted in this document so that you will always know what information we gather, how we might use that information and to whom we will disclose it.

Information We Collect

You may choose to provide us with personal information in a variety of situations. The Website may offer you the possibility to contact FAIR SHARE with any questions or comments or to make donations to FAIR SHARE through third-party websites. In this respect, you may choose to provide some personal information to FAIR SHARE. The type of personal information that FAIR SHARE may collect includes first name, last name, email address, postal address, date of birth, phone number, gender, and country of residence. In addition, you may choose to provide credit card (or bank) details to our payments processor in connection with a donation to FAIR SHARE.

In addition, we collect information about our users that cannot be used to personally identify you. This information may include the web site’s Uniform Resource Locator (URL) that you just came from, which URL you next go to, what browser you are using, and your Internet Protocol (IP) address. We collect this non-personal information to help diagnose problems with our server and the Web Site, to administer and improve the Service and to understand the special interests and individual habits of our users so that we can personalize the services we make available to you.

Use of Cookies

A cookie is a piece of data stored on the user’s hard drive containing information about the user. Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information while on The Website. Once the user closes their browser, the cookie simply terminates. A “cookie” primarily stores information concerning your visits and preferences as to your browsing on the FAIR SHARE Sites, so you do not have to re-enter your settings when you come back to the FAIR SHARE Sites.

If you do not want information collected through the use of cookies, you can deny or accept the cookie feature using a simple procedure available in most browsers. Consult your browser’s user guide for more information on how to do this. If you block cookies, however, you may lose some website functionality. FAIR SHARE may uses the IP address from your Internet connection to analyse trends, administer the site, track users’ movements, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. IP addresses are not linked to any personally identifiable information.

How We May Use/Share Your Information

In the course of our business we may use your personal identifying information to generally communicate with you, handle and deliver purchase orders, process payments or donations, and otherwise provide other Services to you. In addition, we may share such data with our affiliates or business partners who are bound by privacy policies similar to this one and any agents we use to perform any aspect of the Service (i.e. using a third party provider to process transactions) who will only be permitted to use such information for such aspect of the Service. However, they are not authorized by FAIR SHARE to use such information for any other purpose or transfer it to anyone else.

In addition, we may share your data when required by law or in the good-faith belief that such action is necessary in order to conform to the edicts of law or comply with a legal process served on us. In addition, we may disclose your personal information to law enforcement authorities investigating suspected illegal activity or to its legal advisors in connection with a suspected violation of this Privacy Policy or our Terms of Use. 

Links to Third Parties

The Web Site contains links to other web sites. By clicking on any of these links, you are leaving the Web Site. We have no control over the information collected from or about you by any third party after you have left the Web Site. This Privacy Policy does not cover the data collection and use practices of any third party that is linked to the Web Site. We assume no liability and are not responsible for any practices of such third party web sites, including their privacy practices or content.

The Web Site may facilitate access to certain social networking websites and other websites or services with user-generated content features. This may include click-through access to such websites, or activation of such websites when you make a comment or click “like” on the Web Site using a Facebook (or similar) social plug-in. The other website’s privacy policy applies to any personal information you provide to that website.

The Web Site may also allow you to submit content for discussion forums, message boards and other public features (Public Forums). We do not restrict the distribution of personal information that you voluntarily disclose in these Public Forums, so please be aware that any information you disclose there may be collected and used by others. For this reason, we encourage you to refrain from providing or sharing personal information about yourself in the Public Forums. FAIR SHARE cannot prevent third parties from using such information in a way that may violate this Privacy Policy or applicable law.

Retention of Personal Information

FAIR SHARE will retain your personal information for as long as needed to provide you services. If you wish to request that we no longer use your information to provide you services, you may contact us at hello@fairsharewl.org. In addition, we will retain your information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes and enforce our agreements.

Your Choices

If you decide at any time that you no longer wish to receive communications from FAIR SHARE (e.g. newsletters or promotional emails), you may opt out by clicking on a link in the email you receive or by sending an email to hello@fairsharewl.org.

You may review, update, correct or delete your personal information, elect not to receive future communications from third parties, elect and/or choose to no longer receive the Service by contacting us at hello@fairsharewl.org. This e-mail must include your full name, address and contact information in the request in order to allow us to verify your identity. Please note that if you request the deletion of your personal information, we may retain an archived copy of your records as required by law or for legitimate business purposes.