Data protection

Privacy policy for collection and use of personal details by Farms for City Children

All information you choose to give us will be held securely on Farms for City Children’s database. It is treated confidentially and with respect for the benefit of the Farms for City Children and its beneficiaries in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998. Data is primarily used for communicating activities, fundraising programmes, and for the promotion of products. These may include an element of direct marketing. The data will not be disclosed to external organisations other than those acting as agents for Farms for City Children, for example mailing houses for the mailing of newsletters, or approved volunteers acting on behalf of the charity. This may also include individuals who have been approved as volunteers in your region for use in relation to local activities, and who will have signed data agreements meeting Farms for City Children standards on data protection.

We collect and store the following information: the name of the domain from which you access the Internet, the date and time you access our site, and the Internet address of the website from which you linked to our site. We use the information we collect to measure the number of visitors to the different sections of our site, and to help us make our site more useful to visitors.

Farms for City Children stores photographic images taken at our events, and we use these in our marketing materials. Please contact us at admin@farmsforcitychildren.org if you would prefer that any images you appear in, are not used. Similarly we also store and publicise the names of people who have given gifts of time or money to the charity, and publicise the names occasionally in our marketing materials. Please contact us if you would prefer that your name is not publicised.

Mailing Preferences

Farms for City Children may contact you by post, telephone, SMS or email unless you request otherwise, and by providing your contact details you are confirming that you allow us to contact you.

Unsubscribe

If at any time you no longer want to receive communications by post, telephone, SMS or email you may contact Farms for City Children at admin@farmsforcitychildren.org.

When contacting us please provide your name, postal address and email address. We offer several different kinds of communications. To help us ensure that we send you only what you wish to receive, when you email us please indicate which of the following you would like to receive or not receive:

By email:

  • Email updates about the charity’s news
  • Email invitations to events

By post:

  • Farms for City Children bi-annual newsletter
  • Invitations to events

Other communications:

Telephone:

  • Updates about Farms for City Children
  • Fundraising campaigns

Questions

We welcome questions or comments on any matter regarding Farms for City Children. These comments should be sent to us at admin@farmsforcitychildren.org or by ringing 01392 276381.