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World Pediatric Project mobilized more than 25 million dollars in donated medical services from the medical community last year, which gave hundreds of children first-time access to critical care.

World Pediatric Project Privacy Policy

World Pediatric Project (“WPP”) respects your concerns about privacy and values the relationship we have with you. This Privacy Policy applies to all donors, whether online or offline, and to all other visitors/users both online or offline. This Privacy Policy describes the types of personal information we collect on our Web site and/or offline communication means, how we may use that information, and with whom we may share it. Our Privacy Policy also describes the measures we take to protect the security of the information. In addition, we describe the choices you can make about how we use the information you provide to us. We also tell you how you can reach us to update your contact information, remove your name from our mailing lists, or answer any questions you may have about our privacy practices.

Information We Collect About You

We collect personal information when you voluntarily submit it to us. When you provide your information to us, we will only use the information for the purposes for which it is provided, for any compatible purposes and to fulfill our legal or regulatory obligations unless you have agreed for your data to be used for other purposes.

Donations.When you make a donation through our Web site, we may ask you to submit certain personal information (such as name, address, email address, telephone numbers and/or debit/credit card information) so we can process your donation. We use the payment information you provide only to fulfill the transaction you requested. We maintain your contact information in our records.

E-mail communications. When you ask us to send you e-mail such as our free e-mail newsletter, you may provide us with certain information like your e-mail address so we can fulfill your request. You may choose to provide additional information as well, such as your postal address and phone number.

Contact WPP. You may choose to contact us through our website. We use the information you provide to respond to your inquiries. 

Web Server Logs . Our web servers may collect certain information such as IP address, pages visited, time of visits, and referring website.

Cookies . Cookies are simple text files stored by your web browser that provide a method of distinguishing among donors and visitors to the website. WPP uses cookies to identify your browser as you visit pages on the WPP website. Cookies allow WPP to provide more relevant, targeted content as appropriate.

How do we use your information?

We collect information primarily to accept donations, complete our charitable projects, and provide you with information concerning our programs and activities. We also use information for internal purposes (to better understand our supporter network) and for analytical purposes (to respond to request for information and to improve our website, donor base, and outreach). We may inform you of other purposes at the time that we collect some forms of information.

Information we share

WPP does not sell, rent, trade or otherwise disclose personal information obtained via our Web site or offline communications means, except as described here.

We share information provided by our Web site and offline donors with the service provider that we have retained to process donations. This service provider is not authorized by us to use or disclose the information except as necessary to perform services on our behalf or to comply with legal requirements. In addition, we may disclose information about you (i) if we are required to do so by law, (ii) in response to a request from law enforcement authorities or other government officials, or (iii) when we believe disclosure is necessary or appropriate to prevent physical harm or financial loss or in connection with an investigation of suspected or actual illegal activity.

We reserve the right to transfer any information we have about you in the event we sell or transfer all or a portion of our business or assets. Should such a sale or transfer occur, we will use reasonable efforts to try to direct the transferee to use personal information you have provided through this Web site in a manner that is consistent with this Privacy Policy.

How We Protect Your Data

We maintain administrative, technical and physical safeguards to protect against unauthorized disclosure, use, alteration or destruction of the personal information in our possession. For example, our online forms are always encrypted using the industry standard for Internet security – Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology – to help protect the information you provide.

If we use external companies to collect or process personal data on our behalf, we put a contract in place that sets out our expectations and requirements in relation to security of the data they access or process.

Your Access To Data, Your Choices

If you would like to access the data that we received from you or make corrections to it, you may contact us using one of the options below or visit https://www.worldpediatricproject.org/get-in-touch
 
If you registered to receive communications from us and later change your mind, you may ask that your name and contact information be removed from our distribution list. You can send such a request to the email or mailing address below.

Additional Information

Links to Other Sites. Occasionally we provide links to other Web sites for your convenience and information. These sites operate independently from our site and are not under our control. These sites may have their own privacy notices in place, which we strongly suggest you review if you visit any linked Web sites. We are not responsible for the content of these sites, any products or services that may be offered through these sites, or any other use of these sites.

Updates to this Privacy Policy. We may change or update portions of this Privacy Policy at any time and without prior notice to you. Please check back from time to time so you are aware of any changes or updates to the Policy. We will indicate below the effective date of the Policy.

Communicating with us. If you would like us to update your contact information or remove your name from our e-mail or postal mailing lists, or if you have any questions about our information practices, please contact us by:

Visiting https://www.worldpediatricproject.org/get-in-touch
 
Calling us at (804) 282-8830
 
Writing us at:
 
World Pediatric Project
 7201 Glen Forest Dr., Suite 304
 Richmond, VA. 23226 USA

PRIVACY POLICY EFFECTIVE DATE: 5/1/2020