PRIVATE POLICY AND TERM OF USE

Updated February 22, 2021

 

Welcome to Africawetufoundation.org

 

The website on which this Policy and Term of Use is hosted, owned and managed by Kaya Africa Holdings as the founding member for the Africa Wetu Foundation-NPC (“Africa Wet Foundation”, “AWF”).

 

Africa Wetu Foundation (AWF) is committed to maintaining the confidentiality, integrity and security of personal information entrusted to us by our donors and all others who use this website.This Privacy Policy governs the manner in which The Africa Wetu Foundation- NPC and its affiliates (collectively, “Africa Wetu Foundation,” “AWF”, “we,” “us,” or “our”) collect, protect, use, maintain, and disclose information collected from users (“you,” “your,” or “User”) of the www.africawetufoundation.org website and derivative or affiliated websites or applications on which this Privacy Policy is posted (collectively, the “Site”). AWF does not sell, rent, loan, or otherwise share any information about them. However, your personal information may be transferred to third parties, without notice to you, in order to comply with applicable law, law enforcement agencies, to protect our rights, or protect the rights of other users of this website.

 

INFORMATION COLLECTED:

 

  • Your Information: In the course of using the website, AWF may ask you to provide certain information, including contact information, such as your name, address, and e-mail address; you may be asked to complete a registration form and provide personally identifiable information; you may also be asked to choose a user ID and password in order to take advantage of certain features of the website (Donor form or website). Participation in registration is voluntary and you will have the opportunity to decide whether or not to disclose information to the website.

 

  • Site Usage Information: Whenever you use this website, certain types of internet usage information may be received and stored; information from your browser, including your IP address, pages visited, the length of time you spend on the site, and files you download is recorded in the website server logs. However, no personal information is collected during the tracking process.

 

  • E-mail Information: In the course of general operations, AWF may send you e-mails, or you may send e-mails to AWF. AWF keeps track of these e-mails, and information associated with these e-mails.

 

AWF provides links to external websites from our website. Unless expressly stated otherwise, Africa Wetu Foundation makes no representations whatsoever concerning the content or privacy policies of those sites. If you visit a website that is linked to our website, you should consult that website's privacy policy before providing any personal information.

 

By using this website, you signify your agreement to the terms of our privacy policy. AWF may amend this privacy policy at any time. If AWF makes a material change to the way in which information is collected, used and/or shared, AWF will post a notice on the website. AWF assumes that you have given your permission for your information to be used under the terms of the new privacy policy, if you do not respond within 30 days or continue to use the website 30 days after a notice is posted.

 

Third party service providers may process information, fulfil and deliver orders, process donations and credit card payments, and provide support services on our behalf. Where such details are shared, agreements in place restrict the use of your information to the purpose for which it is provided and ensure it is stored securely and in accordance with applicable data protection and privacy laws.

 

One of our main providers is Stripe in the USA, which provides support in delivering its Services, Stripe engages third party service providers to assist Stripe with its data processing activities and as defined in our Stripe Services agreement. When Stripe works with these service providers in their capacity as a data processor for their User’s personal data, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) calls these third-party service providers a sub-processor. Sub-processors are service providers who have or potentially will have access to or process personal data on behalf of Stripe. Stripe uses different types of service providers to perform various functions. (Reference: Stripe.com)

 

Financial Records and Card Details: All financial payments and records are held in accordance with The Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (“PCI DSS”). All credit/debit card donations made online or by phone, are made securely through third party service providers and payment gateways, which comply with the PCI DSS. Unredacted card details are not recorded and stored on our systems.

 

We do not store unredacted financial details (credit or debit card numbers) obtained through online transactions nor do we pass any information to third parties, except where we are legally required to do so, to assist fraud reduction, or to provide a service requested and minimize credit risks.

 

Refund Policy: All donations are final. Donations are not refundable.

TERM OF USE

 

DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES AND LIABILITIES

Because of the number of possible sources of information available through this web site, and the inherent hazards and uncertainties of electronic distribution, there may be delays, omissions and inaccuracies in such information. Africa Wetu Foundation cannot and does not warrant the accuracy, completeness, timeliness, non-infringement or fitness for a particular purpose of the information available through this web site, nor does AWF guarantee that this web site will be error-free and continuously available.

 

COPYRIGHT STATEMENT

Copyright in the text materials contained in this web site is owned by AWF. These text materials may be used, downloaded, reproduced or reprinted, provided that this copyright notice appears on all copies and provided that such use, download, reproduction or reprint is for noncommercial or personal use only. The text materials contained in the web site may not be modified in any way.

 

Copyright in the photographs, illustrations, artworks and other graphic materials are reserved to AWF and/or the copyright owners (licensors). Prior permission to use, download, reproduce or reprint any photograph, illustration, artwork or other graphic material must be obtained by the copyright owner, regardless of intended use.

 

Any use of "Africa Wetu Foundation" its logo, or text or graphic materials contained in this web site in any manner to express or imply endorsement, sponsorship, affiliation or association of the user with or by AWF, is strictly prohibited.

THIRD-PARTY WEBSITES

 

Our Site may contain links to other third-party sites that we do not control or maintain. These sites may have information practices different from ours. You should exercise caution and consult the privacy notices of all third-party websites before accessing such websites, as we have no control over information that is submitted to, or collected by, these third parties. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information that you provide while visiting such websites and such websites are not governed by this Privacy Policy.

 

Accessing, Correcting, Updating, or Removing Personal Information.

 

If you would like to access, amend, update or remove your Personal Information collected via the Site, you may submit a request to info@africawetufoundation.org . We will promptly review all such requests in accordance with applicable laws. Please note that in certain circumstances, Africa Wetu Foundation may not be able to completely remove all copies of your information from its systems, including backup systems. For example, Africa Wetu Foundation may retain copies of Personal Information for legitimate business purposes, if it may be necessary to prevent fraud or future abuse or if required by law. All retained Personal Information will continue to be subject to the terms of this Privacy Policy.

Additional Considerations.

 

Children’s Privacy. Our Site is a general audience site. We do not knowingly collect Personal Information from children under the age of 13. If we become aware of any Personal Information received from users under the age of 13, we will take appropriate steps to promptly delete such information.

Africa Wetu Foundation is not responsible for the privacy practices of any other websites or content controlled by third parties, and you access and utilize such content and websites entirely at your own risk. The Africa Wetu Foundation recommends that you review the privacy and other practices governing any other websites that you choose to visit and any content you wish to download or otherwise access.

Data Originating Outside the U.S. If you access the Site in a country with laws governing data collection and use that differ from U.S. law, please note that any Personal Information that you provide to Africa Wetu Foundation will be transferred to and processed by The Africa Wetu Foundation or by Kayex Global Holdings in the U.S.

CONTACT US

To ask questions about this Privacy Policy, to make a request to access, amend, or delete your Personal Information, or to request to opt out of receiving communications from us, you may contact us at info@africawetufoundation.org or on the below address.

 

Kayex Africa Holdings as the founding member for The Africa Wetu Foundation- NPC

83 castle gate, 2nd fl. Castle street, Cape Town, South Africa Ph.: +27 627290234

Email: info@kayexglobal.com

 

Kayex Global Holdings, Inc. 2163 Golden Heights Rd. Fort Worth, Tx 76226

Ph.: +1(817) 522-3720

Email: info@kayexglobal.com