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Donor Bill of Rights / Conflict of Interest Policy


Our Privacy Policy and Terms for Using this Website:

A Donor Bill of Rights: PHILANTHROPY is based on voluntary action for the common good. It is a tradition of giving and sharing that is primary to the quality of life. To assure that philanthropy merits the respect and trust of the general public, and that donors and prospective donors can have full confidence in the not-for-profit organizations and causes they are asked to support, we declare that all donors have these rights:

  • To be informed of the organization's mission, of the way the organization intends to use donated resources, and of its capacity to use donations effectively for their intended purposes.
  • To be informed of the identity of those serving on the organization's governing board, and to expect the board to exercise prudent judgement in its stewardship responsibilities.
  • To have access to the organization's most recent financial statements.
  • To be assured their gifts will be used for the purposes for which they were given.
  • To receive appropriate acknowledgement and recognition.
  • To be assured that information about their donations is handled with respect and with confidentiality to the extent provided by law.
  • To expect that all relationships with individuals representing organizations of interest to the donor will be professional in nature.
  • To be informed whether those seeking donations are volunteers, employees of the organization or hired solicitors.
  • To have the opportunity for their names to be deleted from mailing lists that an organization may intend to share.
  • To feel free to ask questions when making a donation and to receive prompt, truthful and forthright answers.

General Disclaimer
Reaping Nature Educational Outreach Foundation, Inc. makes a concentrated effort to present accurate, reliable information on our website. However, we work with a number of contributors and partners and cannot certify the information presented or guarantee its accuracy.

Reference within this website to any individual, organization, product or service is not meant to imply endorsement by Reaping Nature Educational Outreach Foundation, Inc., unless so specifically stated.

Reaping Nature Educational Outreach Foundation, Inc. assumes no responsibility for consequences resulting from use of the information contained within the website's pages or obtained at linked external sites.

User Agreement
Legal Status
Reaping Nature Educational Outreach Foundation, Inc. is an IRS approved 501(c)(3) organization.  All contributions are tax deductible as permitted by law.

Terms of Use
By using this Reaping Nature Educational Outreach Foundation, Inc. website you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions set forth in this User Agreement. Reaping Nature Educational Outreach Foundation, Inc. reserves the right to change these terms and conditions at any time without notice to you and you must consult the most recent version of this User Agreement each time you visit this website.

Disclaimer of Warranty
Reaping Nature Educational Outreach Foundation, Inc. provides users access to an extensive amount of resources through this website. Reaping Nature Educational Outreach Foundation, Inc. makes no warranties of any kind regarding this website, including but not limited to any warranty of accuracy, completeness, merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose or that this website is free of viruses and such warranties are expressly disclaimed.

Endorsements
Reaping Nature Educational Outreach Foundation, Inc. may provide links on its website to other websites which are not under the control of Reaping Nature Educational Outreach Foundation, Inc. User acknowledges that information and opinions contained in this website or other websites that are linked from this website are not necessarily those of Reaping Nature Educational Outreach Foundation, Inc. or endorsed by Reaping Nature Educational Outreach Foundation, Inc.

Limitation of Liability
User acknowledges and agrees that he, she or it shall hold Reaping Nature Educational Outreach Foundation, Inc. and its officers, directors, employees and volunteers harmless from all claims arising out of or related to his, her or its use or inability to use the information provided on this website or other websites that are linked to this website.

Jurisdiction
Reaping Nature Educational Outreach Foundation, Inc. has its primary office in Cumming, Georgia.  By accessing this website, user agrees that the laws of the State of Georgia shall apply to all matters arising from or related to this website without regard to conflicts of laws principals. User hereby submits to the exclusive personal jurisdiction and venue of the Municipal and/or Superior Courts of the State of Georgia, County of Forsyth.

Privacy Policy
We are deeply committed to protecting your privacy and take all reasonable steps to protect all data and information supplied to Reaping Nature Educational Outreach Foundation, Inc. We protect your privacy in a variety of ways including using industry accepted security measures to protect against the loss, misuse and alteration of data used by our system.

The Reaping Nature Educational Outreach Foundation, Inc. Privacy Policy is designed to ensure the safety and accuracy of Internet users' personal information. We do not share any of your personally identifiable information with third parties. We understand the importance of personal information security. We are absolutely committed to personal privacy on the Internet.

Reaping Nature Educational Outreach Foundation, Inc. collects data from Internet users including non-personally identifiable information from its site's visitors, IP address of their server and what pages they visited. We use this information to continuously improve our site's functionality. Reaping Nature Educational Outreach Foundation, Inc. also collects personally identifiable information, including e-mail addresses, from those visitors who opt-in to receive some information from us, make inquiries or comments. We use this information to directly respond to visitors' communications. If a customer joins our online marketing program, they typically submit some personally identifiable information to participate in this program.

Reaping Nature Educational Outreach Foundation, Inc. collects personally identifiable information from those who register on our website or donate through on online system. Such information includes name, address, and billing information. We use this information only to receive payments for the use in donating footwear around the world. We also may collect information regarding your use of our services. We may use this and your personally identifiable information to compile general information about our visitors and our services so that we may improve the services we offer. We may create reports based on that information to share with our staff, but these reports never contain any personally identifiable information. For example, we might determine from all of our data that there are certain days that are better to send emails as part of an email campaign.

Reaping Nature Educational Outreach Foundation, Inc. does not sell, rent, loan, trade, or lease any personal information whether gathered by Reaping Nature Educational Outreach Foundation, Inc. itself or received from its partners. When Reaping Nature Educational Outreach Foundation, Inc. collects personally identifiable information from opt-in participants in those clients' marketing programs, such information belongs to those respective clients and is subject to their policies on sharing of the end user information.

Reaping Nature Educational Outreach Foundation, Inc. is a general audience site. Reaping Nature Educational Outreach Foundation, Inc. will not knowingly collect or maintain personally identifiable information from or about anyone under 13. Reaping Nature Educational Outreach Foundation, Inc. will make the best effort to assist its staff in complying with privacy laws and adhering to the highest industry standards on privacy.

If you have received unwanted, unsolicited email sent via our system or purporting to be sent via this system, please forward a copy of that email with your comments to info@reapingnature.com for review.

We reserve the right to modify this policy at any time. We will always post the most current version of this policy on our website.

Posted:  June 2, 2010
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