… we keep it safe
5 May 2020
We collect personal information from you in various ways, for example:
• If you supply personal information when using this Website;
• when you supply personal details in the course of registering to one of our programs;
• when you sign-up to receive newsletters or email notifications from us;
• if you raise a query or issue with us.
The type of personal information we collect includes your name, email address, home (or work) address, phone number and other personal details which you may choose to provide.
We may also collect information about your use of our Website (for example, the URL you came from; your browser type and the pages of our Website that were viewed during your visit). For more information on how we do this, please see the section headed 'Cookies’ below.
We may use your Personal Data about you for the following purposes:
• where the use of your personal data is necessary for the performance of a contract we are about to enter into or have entered into with you;
• where the use is necessary for the purposes of our legitimate interests (or those of a third party);
• where we need to comply with a legal or regulatory obligation; or
• where you have given your consent, or explicit consent (with regard to special categories of personal data), which can be withdrawn at any time.
We use personal data held about you for the following purposes:
• to carry out our obligations arising from any agreements between you and us and to provide you with the information and services that you request from us;
• to send you information about suitable job or program opportunities and newsletters;
• to provide it to our clients (universities and employers) to whom you are applying and with whom you have permitted us to share your personal data;
• to provide those services to employers as described above where you have consented to your personal data being shared;
• to notify you about changes to our service;
• to notify your school, sixth form college or university that you have applied to a programme, and the outcome of that application, if the opportunity was promoted to you by your school, sixth form college or university.
•providing you with access to our Website as well as administering or developing Website features or content;
•fundraising or direct marketing purposes. Where you have expressly consented to us doing so in accordance with applicable law, we may contact you for these purposes by telephone or electronic message (e.g. email or SMS). If you wish to update your Personal Data or opt-out of receiving further fundraising or marketing communications from us please get in touch at the address shown in the Contact section below;
•administering any on-going donations or support you provide;
•providing you with news about us or any projects, campaigns or events that we may be involved in;
•where you have agreed to take part in a survey or research;
•we may also occasionally use Personal Data for the purpose of profiling (see the Profiling section below).
•We may also contact you for other purposes that you consent to from time to time.
From time to time, we may post testimonials on the Websites that may contain personal information. We obtain your consent to post your name along with your testimonial. If you wish to update or delete your testimonial, you can contact us at contact@Colorintech.org.
The Websites may offer publicly accessible blogs, community forums, comments sections, discussion forums, or other interactive features (“Interactive Areas”). You should be aware that any information that you post in an Interactive Area might be read, collected, and used by others who access it. To request removal of your personal information from an Interactive Area, contact us at contact@Colorintech.org.. In some cases, we may not be able to remove your personal information, in which case we will let you know if we are unable to do so and why.
We aim to collect and process your Personal Data in accordance with applicable laws that regulate data protection and privacy. This includes but is not limited to national laws implementing the EU Data Protection Directive (95/46/EC), which will be replaced from 25 May 2018 by the General Data Protection Regulation (2016/679). Colorintech is currently registered as a data controller in the United Kingdom with the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO).
Please note that we may occasionally use Personal Data to conduct profiling of certain donors or to conduct analysis of our donor database or persons who have positively expressed an interest in attending one of our events. This will help us target communications in a more relevant, efficient and cost effective way, helping us reduce the chances of everyone receiving inappropriate or irrelevant communications. To do this profiling we may cross-check certain Personal Data against public sources to get a better understanding of who our contact are. You can object to such use of your Personal Data for this purpose at any time by contacting us at the address shown in the Contact section below. For more information about the profiling that we do please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Other examples include analyzing data, hosting data, administering an event, engaging technical support for our Service, processing payments, and delivering content.
(iii) When we cooperate with other companies, such as our partners, to offer joint products and services to you in connection with Colorintech, or when such partners sponsor or participate in our events and conferences;
(iv) Any competent law enforcement body, regulatory body, government agency, court or other third party where we believe disclosure is necessary (a) as a matter of applicable law or regulation, (b) to exercise, establish, or defend our legal rights, or (c) to protect your vital interests or those of any other person.
(vi) Any other person with your consent.
In accordance with your legal rights under applicable law, you can request to receive information regarding the Personal Data that we collect about you; what we use that Personal Data for and who it may be disclosed to. Please write to our UK data protection officer at the email address in the 'Contact’ section below. Where applicable law allows, we may request a fee to cover our administrative expenses in responding and may also require further information to verify your identity or locate the specific information you seek before we can respond in full.
Individuals who have opted in to our marketing emails can opt out of receiving marketing emails from us at any time by clicking the "unsubscribe" link at the bottom of our marketing messages.
Also, all opt-out requests can be made by emailing us at email@example.com. Please note that some communications (such as service messages, account notifications, billing information) are considered transactional and necessary for account management, and Members cannot opt out of these messages unless you cancel any accounts with us and our associated third parties.
We employ appropriate technical and organisational security measures to protect Personal Data from being accessed by unauthorised persons and against unlawful processing, accidental loss, destruction and damage. We also endeavour to take all reasonable steps to protect Personal Data from external threats. However, please be aware that there are always inherent risks in sending information by public networks or using public computers and we cannot 100% guarantee the security of all data disclosed or transmitted to us.
We will retain certain Personal Data in respect of financial transactions for at least as long as the law requires us to for tax or accounting purposes (which in the UK may be up to 6 years after a particular transaction). In respect of the holding of Personal Data for fundraising or direct marketing purposes, we will retain this data for a limited period in line with recommendations of the ICO and other competent regulatory authorities
Enabling some of these cookies is not strictly necessary for the Website to work but it should enable us to provide you with a better browsing experience. Cookies can be deleted or blocked through changing your web browser settings, however some features of the Website may not work as intended and you may not be able to access parts of the Website. The cookie-related information will not be used for personal identification of individuals and data relating to usage patterns on our Website is kept under our control. These cookies will used for the following purposes:
- to improve Website usability;
- so we can remember your device or computer between successive actions or sessions;
- and to perform anonymous statistical analysis to improve functionality of our website or any services we offer through the website.
We may use web beacons, tags and scripts on our Websites or in email or other electronic communications we send to you. These assist us in delivering cookies, counting visits to our Websites, understanding usage and campaign effectiveness and determining whether an email has been opened and acted upon. We may receive reports based on the use of these technologies by our third-party service providers on an individual and aggregated basis.
Our Website also makes use of Google Analytics and similar or related analytic products to store information that you send to the server when using the Website. This data includes IP address, pages accessed, and documents uploaded, modified or deleted. For more information about Google Analytics and its privacy practices, please see: https://support.google.com/analytics/topic/2919631?hl=en&ref_topic=1008008.
If you have further queries or requests relating to how we use Personal Data please contact our UK data protection officer at firstname.lastname@example.org. If you are not satisfied with our response or believe we are processing your Personal Data not in accordance with applicable law you can complain to the ICO.
Registered Address: Townsq Islington, White Collar Factory, 2-4 Old Street Yard, Building 3, London, United Kingdom, EC1Y 8AF
Colorintech is a registered nonprofit in England and Wales with registered CIC number 11233251.