Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

Last updated: 12/9/23

The Washington Foundation UK  is committed to protecting your privacy and ensuring the security of your personal information. This Privacy Policy outlines our practices concerning the collection, use, disclosure, and protection of your personal information when you interact with our website, services, or other activities. By using our services, you consent to the practices described in this Privacy Policy.

  1. Information We Collect:

We may collect and process the following types of personal information:

1.1. Personal Information You Provide:

  • Name
  • Contact information (email address, phone number, postal address)
  • Financial information (if you make donations)
  • Any other information you voluntarily provide when communicating with us

1.2. Automatically Collected Information:

  • Log files: When you visit our website, we may collect information that your browser sends, such as your IP address, browser type and version, operating system, and the pages you visit.
  • Cookies: We may use cookies and similar tracking technologies to enhance your experience on our website. You can manage your cookie preferences through your browser settings.
  1. How We Use Your Information:

We use the personal information we collect for various purposes, including but not limited to:

2.1. Providing Services:

  • Responding to your inquiries or requests
  • Processing donations
  • Sending you updates and information about our activities

2.2. Marketing and Communication:

  • Sending you newsletters, updates, and promotional materials (with your consent, where required by law)
  • Conducting surveys and research to improve our services

2.3. Analytics and Improvement:

  • Analysing website usage to improve our content and services
  • Monitoring and improving the security of our website
  1. Disclosure of Your Information:

We may share your personal information with third parties in the following circumstances:

3.1. Service Providers: We may share your information with third-party service providers who assist us in delivering our services, such as payment processors, email service providers, and website hosting services.

3.2. Legal Requirements: We may disclose your information to comply with legal obligations, such as responding to legal requests or protecting our rights, privacy, safety, or property.

3.3. Consent: With your explicit consent, we may share your information with third parties for specific purposes not listed in this Privacy Policy.

  1. Security:

We take reasonable measures to protect your personal information from unauthorised access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction. However, please be aware that no data transmission over the internet or information storage system can be guaranteed as 100% secure.

  1. Your Rights:

You have certain rights regarding your personal information, including:

5.1. Access: You can request access to the personal information we hold about you.

5.2. Correction: You can request that we correct inaccuracies in your personal information.

5.3. Erasure: You can request the deletion of your personal information under certain circumstances.

5.4. Withdraw Consent: If we rely on your consent for processing your data, you can withdraw your consent at any time.

  1. Changes to this Privacy Policy:

We may update this Privacy Policy to reflect changes in our practices or legal requirements. We will notify you of any material changes through our website or other communication channels.

  1. Contact Us:

If you have any questions or concerns about this Privacy Policy or your personal information, please contact us .

By using our services, you acknowledge that you have read and understood this Privacy Policy and agree to its terms and conditions.