Orphans in Need USA, owns and operates this website, including all pages hosted at www.orphansinneedusa.org, www.oinusa.org, and all sub-domains hosted through our top-level domains and those hosted through our online donation and eCommunity areas (collectively, “the Sites”).
Although our Sites may be accessed from outside of the United States, the Sites are directed to individuals and entities within the United States. If you are not located in the United States, please be aware that by using our site you are consenting to your information being transferred to the United States and that we might not offer the same level of privacy protection that would be required by your home country. If you are outside of the United States, you may choose to access information about OIN’s activities through the Orphans in need UK website located at https://www.orphansinneed.org.uk/
The safety of children is very important to us. Our Sites are not intended for children younger than 13 and we do not intend to collect personally identifiable information from children. Children should always ask a parent for permission before sending personal information to anyone online.
- How we collect information
- Information we collect
- Use of information
- Sharing of information
- Update, correct, or delete personally identifiable information
- Protecting personally identifiable information
- Links to third-party sites
- Children’s privacy
- Privacy rights for California residents
- International account holders
- Contact information
How we collect information:
Orphans in Need USA may collect information regarding visitors to the Sites, including IP address, browser, and domain information, and information volunteered by you, such as e-mail address, contact information (which may include phone numbers), and, for donations and purchases, credit card information. We may also monitor and track information such as visitor usage patterns using standard website tracking software. When you are on any of the Sites and are asked for personal information, you are sharing that information with Orphans in Need USA alone, unless stated otherwise. Orphans in Need USA may share your personal information with its partner companies or service providers in order to complete your donation or purchase, fulfill your order and answer your questions.
Information we collect:
Orphans in Need USA collects personally identifiable information (which may include name, email address, physical address, and phone number) from visitors and other supporters when they register to join our organization, become a member, make a donation or purchase online or offline, subscribe to our e-newsletter, take an action concerning an issue using our service, or otherwise participate in one of our online communities. Please note that our web server does not automatically recognize or collect personal information based on your email address; the personal information we collect is always voluntarily submitted by you.
We also use certain third-party service providers to place advertisements to market Orphans in Need USA on sites across the web. We place a cookie on your browser, and then a service such as Google reads these cookies and may serve an ad for Orphans in Need USA on a 3rd party site. You may opt-out of this ad serving by visiting Google’s advertising policy page. If you are concerned about 3rd party cookies served by networks, you should also visit the Network Advertising Initiative opt-out page.
Orphans in Need USA works diligently to ensure that our advertisements do not appear on extremist or fake news websites. However, due to the nature of digital advertising, this can occur without our knowledge. If you see a Orphans in Need USA advertisement on such a website, please let us know by sending an e-mail to [email protected] so that we may investigate.
Use of information:
Sharing of information:
Except as set forth in this Policy, Orphans in Need USA will not disclose any of your personally identifiable information to third parties, except when we have your permission or under special circumstances, such as when we believe in good faith that the law requires it. Orphans in Need USA is funded solely through private donations. Orphans in Need USA will never share or lend your Personally information to any other charity.
We will not sell your personal information to other organizations for use by them in any way, including in their own direct marketing activities.
Please note: We are aware of and sensitive to the issue of unsolicited e-mail (“spam”); therefore Orphans in Need USA will never rent, trade or sell your e-mail address to a third party for directed marketing of commercial products. We may, from time to time, allow our service providers to draw conclusions regarding user behaviors from demographic and aggregated information.
Update, correct, or delete personally identifiable information:
The accuracy of your individual information is important to Orphans in Need USA. Additionally, we have tried to streamline our operations by making it easy for you to control the information that we maintain about you. For inquiries or to change your personal information, please send an email to [email protected].
Protecting personally identifiable information:
Links to third-party sites:
The Sites may provide links to several third-party websites. While we make efforts to choose our links carefully, we cannot take responsibility for the content of linked websites, or for the privacy policies of websites, we link to. Since we do not control those websites, we encourage you to review the privacy policies on those websites prior to any use.
If you are the parent or guardian of a child under 13 and believe your child> is using any of the Sites, please contact us at [email protected]. Upon request, the parent or guardian of a child under 13 may review and request deletion of such child’s personally identifiable information, as well as refuse to permit further collection or use of such information. If we discover that a user is under the age of 13, we will delete their account and all personally identifiable information immediately.
Privacy rights for California residents:
If you are a California resident, California Civil Code Section 1798.83 permits you to request information regarding the disclosure of your personal information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. To make such a request, please send an email to [email protected].
Orphans in Need USA
11501 Dublin Blvd, Ste 200
Dublin, CA 94568
Toll-free: 866-9OINUSA (964-6872)