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Website Privacy Notice

Help Needy Charity (HNC) is committed to protecting personal data in line with its Principles on Personal Data Protection and Privacy.

This Privacy Notice explains how Help Needy Charity (HNC) uses the personal data we collect from you when you use our main website, eg. or official Help Needy Charity (HNC) pages on other sites and digital platforms.

What data do we collect? Help Needy Charity (HNC) collects the following data:

Personal identification data you directly provide Name, email address, phone number, postal address, function/position, organization, country of residence and other relevant information depending on the context. Data generated by your activity: Log information such as Internet protocol (IP) address, navigation behaviour through the website, device and software used, the time/date/duration of your visit, and other similar information and parameters related to your operating system and computer environment. How do we collect your data? We collect data and process data when you:

Register for events, subscribe to newsletters or make a purchase. Voluntarily complete a survey or provide feedback on any of our message boards or via email. Voluntarily complete a crowdsourcing form. Use or view our website via your browser's cookies. How will we use your data? In some circumstances we make your data available outside Help Needy Charity (HNC) , such as for:

Analytics: We use third-party services Google Analytics, USA Payment processing: We use a third-party service, PayPal, USA Email communications: We use third party services Mailchimp, USA When Help Needy Charity (HNC) processes your purchase, it may send your data to, and also use the resulting information from, credit reference agencies to prevent fraudulent purchases.

How do we store your data? Help Needy Charity (HNC) securely stores your data at Help Needy Charity (HNC) Premises (Paris, France) or on cloud services used by Help Needy Charity (HNC) . Your data will not be published for general access nor disclosed or sold to third parties. Help Needy Charity (HNC) , however, assumes no responsibility for the security of this information.

Data you provide directly is typically kept until either (1) you unsubscribe from the service requested or until (2) two years after your last transaction. We store data about your activity on our websites for 11 months, after which time it is deleted. We keep data on email activity for 24 months after which time it is deleted.

What are cookies? Cookies

Like many websites, we use “cookies,” which are small text files that are stored on your computer or equipment when you visit certain online pages that record your preferences. We use cookies to track use of our Websites and online services. We may also use cookies to monitor traffic, improve the Websites, and make it easier and/or relevant for your use. This Website is functional without the retention of cookies. You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but, if you prefer, you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies. Cookies are text files placed on your computer to collect standard Internet log information and visitor behavior information. When you visit our websites, we may collect information from you automatically through cookies or similar technology.

How do we use cookies? Help Needy Charity (HNC) uses cookies in a range of ways to improve your experience on our website, including:

Keeping you signed in Understanding how you use our website What types of cookies do we use? There are a number of different types of cookies, however, our website uses:

Functionality - Help Needy Charity (HNC) uses these cookies so that we recognize you on our website and remember your previously selected preferences. These could include what language you prefer and location you are in. A mix of first-party and third-party cookies are used. Help Needy Charity (HNC) websites use the following cookies :

How to manage cookies You can set your browser not to accept cookies, and the above website tells you how to remove cookies from your browser. However, in a few cases, some of our website features may not function as a result.

Links to other websites Our website contains links to other websites. Our Privacy Notice applies only to our website. For example, we link to our accounts on a number of social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, Pinterest and YouTube. We are not responsible for the privacy policies or content on third-party websites and encourage you to read the privacy notices of other websites you visit.

Changes to our Privacy Notice We will revise or update this Notice if our practices change, or as we develop better ways to keep you informed about them. Please refer back to this page often for the latest information and the effective date of any changes. If we decide to change this Notice, we will post a new Notice on our website and change the date at the bottom. Changes to the Notice shall not apply retroactively.

How to contact us You may request access to your personal data in order to verify its accuracy and may request correction. To do so in connection with your use of this website please contact

For any other questions regarding the processing of your personal data, contact

Disclaimer of use Help Needy Charity (HNC) does not warrant that the information, documents and materials contained in its website is complete and correct and shall not be liable whatsoever for any damages incurred as a result of its use.