Privacy Policy


PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING CAREFULLY.

THIS PAGE PROVIDES GENERAL INFORMATION ABOUT THE PRIVACY POLICY OF THIS WEBSITE (THE “PRIVACY POLICY”). IF YOU ARE UNDER 18 YEARS OF AGE, PLEASE BE SURE TO READ THIS PRIVACY POLICY WITH YOUR PARENTS OR GUARDIAN AND ASK QUESTIONS ABOUT THINGS YOU DO NOT UNDERSTAND.

This Privacy Policy is intended to help you understand how REVOLUTION HUNGER™, its subsidiaries and affiliates (“REVOLUTION HUNGER,” we,” or “us”) collect, use and safeguard the information you provide on our website.

What we collect

We aggregate both anonymous and personal data. What we collect depends on what you do when you use our website and on what personal information you elect to give us.

Anonymous Data

We collect anonymous data when you visit our website, including your internet address, the time of your visit and the pages that you view. We use this information to monitor and improve the performance of our website and for internal analysis. In particular, we use IP addresses to analyze trends, administer the website, and gather information for aggregate use.

Personal Information

If you wish, you can provide us with personal information about yourself by using the contact forms and email addresses on this site. This information may include your name, birthday (so we can verify that you meet our minimum age requirement), mailing address, email address, mobile phone number, gender, interests and name of school. We only collect this information directly from you and only when you elect to provide it. Personal information about you is only used to conduct business with you in connection with the activities and projects we offer. If you accept the opportunity to be contacted by us, either by personal email, telephone, mail or email newsletter, you can revoke that acceptance at any time by contacting us at the contact points specified below.

Depending upon which of our activities or projects you are participating in, the types of non-public personal information that we may collect include:

  • Name, postal address, email address, and mobile telephone number, birth date, shipping address and credit card information;
  • Information we receive from you on applications, forms and in other communications to us, whether in writing, by telephone or by any other means;
  • Information about/from your activities or projects with us or others; 
  • Information we receive from your computer when you visit our website that is unique to e-commerce transactions.  It may include the website you visited before ours, your operating system and statistical information on Web traffic and usage patterns; and
  • Information we receive from you pertaining to reviews, comments, postings, or other statements regarding the activities or projects (“Activities”) that you have experienced.

All personal information is private and confidential. Any personal information we gather through our online forms or information that you otherwise provide to us for purposes of your participation will not be released to third parties without your written consent. We do not sell your personal information. We do not provide personal information to persons or organizations outside REVOLUTION HUNGER that are doing business on REVOLUTION HUNGER’s behalf for their own marketing purposes.

Profile

We may store information that we collect through cookies, log files, and/or clear gifs to create a profile of our users. Cookies are small digital signature files that are stored by your web browser that allow your preferences to be recorded when visiting the website. They may also be used to track your return visits to the website. A profile is stored information that we keep on individual users that details their viewing preferences. Consequently, collected information is tied to the user’s personally identifiable information to improve the content of the site for the user. This profile is used to tailor a user’s visit to our website, and to direct pertinent information to them. Our website uses cookies to help personalize your online experience. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you. We do not share your profile with other third parties.

You also have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If, however, you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the website or have some of the services or activities on the website function properly.

What we share

REVOLUTION HUNGER may share aggregate non-personally identifiable information pertaining to the Activities that you have provided to us. Non-personably identifiable information pertaining to the Activities may be sold, leased, or otherwise provided to colleges, universities, research foundations, non-profit organizations or other institutions that REVOLUTION HUNGER does business with.

We may disclose your personal information if required to do so by law or in the good-faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on REVOLUTION HUNGER or its website; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of REVOLUTION HUNGER; or (c) act to protect the personal safety of the employees of REVOLUTION HUNGER and other users of the website.

Use of personal data

Personal information provided by users may be used for marketing and informational purposes only by REVOLUTION HUNGER and its subsidiaries and affiliates. REVOLUTION HUNGER does not rent, sell or otherwise distribute to third parties, your personal information entered on this site. While we use all reasonable efforts to safeguard the confidentiality of your information, REVOLUTION HUNGER will have no liability for disclosure of any information obtained due to errors in transmission or the unauthorized acts of third parties.

Children's privacy

We believe that protecting the privacy of children is very important. Our website is not designed to attract individuals under the age of 13. Use of our website is restricted to those over the age of 13. In accordance with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA), we do not collect or store any personal information, even in aggregate, about children under the age of 13. If we discover we have received any information from a child under the age of 13 in violation of this Privacy Policy, we will delete that information immediately. If you believe that REVOLUTION HUNGER has any information from or about anyone under the age of 13, please contact us at the contact points specified below.

If you are under age 13, please do not attempt to register on our website or provide any personal information about yourself to us.

We strongly recommend that minors 13 years of age or older ask their parents for permission before sending any information about themselves to anyone over the internet. We encourage parents to teach their children about safe internet use practices.

California residents

As of January 1, 2005, California law permits users that reside in California to request certain information regarding the disclosure of personal information collected by REVOLUTION HUNGER to third parties for marketing purposes.

Linked sites

Our website may contain links to various other website. REVOLUTION HUNGER assumes no responsibility for the content or practices of website linked through our website and such linking should not suggest or imply any affiliation or endorsement by REVOLUTION HUNGER of the linked website. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each and every website that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by our website.

Choice/Opt-Out

Our users are given the opportunity to ‘opt-out’ of having their information used for marketing and information communications. Users can change or opt-out on how they are contacted at any time by writing to the contact points specified below.

Business Transitions

If REVOLUTION HUNGER goes through a business transition, such as a merger, acquisition, or sale of a portion of its assets, your personal information will, in most instances, be part of the assets transferred. You will be notified via prominent notice on our website for 30 days prior to a change of ownership or control of your personal information. If, as a result of the business transition, your personally identifiable information will be used in a manner different from that stated at the time of collection, you will be given choice consistent with the one outlined in “Revisions to This Policy” (below).

Commitment to data security

We follow industry standards and practices to safeguard all of the information, anonymous and personal, that we collect. To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we have put in place commercially reasonable physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect. If users have any questions about the security at our website, users can contact us at the contact points specified below.

Terms of Use

Please also visit our Terms of Use Section that explains other terms and conditions governing the use of our website. This website is operated, in whole or in part, from the United States. By using this website, regardless of where you live in the world, you consent to have your personal data transferred to and processed in the United States, and allow us to use and collect your personal information in accordance with this Privacy Policy. YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE CONSTITUTES YOUR AGREEMENT TO ALL OF THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS GOVERNING THE USE OF OUR WEBSITE. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, DO NOT USE THE WEBSITE.

Revisions to this policy

REVOLUTION HUNGER reserves the right to periodically revise this Privacy Policy. Please check this page periodically for changes. The document revision date displayed below will indicate when this Privacy Policy was last revised. If we decide to change our Privacy Policy, we will post those changes to this privacy statement, and other places we deem appropriate so our users are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we disclose it. We will use information in accordance with the Privacy Policy under which the information was collected.

If we are planning to use your personally identifiable information in a manner different from that stated at the time of collection, we will notify you via email. You will have a choice as to whether or not you allow us to continue to use and maintain your information under our new policy. Of course, if you have opted out of all communication with us or deleted/deactivated your account, you will not be contacted and your personal information will not be used or maintained under the new policy.

Contact Information

Questions about this Privacy Policy should be directed to: questions@revolutionhunger.org

Please use this contact information only for Privacy Policy matters. For all other inquiries, refer to the Contact Us section of our home page.

This document was last revised on 07/28/2011.