Privacy notice

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Privacy Policy Habitat for Humanity Dominican Republic

Habitat for Humanity Dominican Republic ( “Habitat Dominicana”) respects your privacy and preferences. This privacy policy (the “Privacy Policy”) sets forth the terms under which you share your personal data with Habitat Dominican collects and uses your data and your rights with respect to understanding and changing how they collect and They will use.

How does this policy apply to you?

Usually. This Privacy Policy applies to personal data provided to Habitat Dominican When you make a donation, you register for an event, you register for a newsletter, buy a product or provide us information through the Internet Site Habitat Dominican www .habitatdominicana.org , or any other domain owned or controlled by Habitat Dominicana (the “Website”). It also applies to personal data you provide to Habitat Dominicana by phone, email, mail, social networks, text messaging, mobile applications, at a special event in response to a request, or face to face.

MINORS. Dominican Habitat policy is not to seek the way personal information from children under 13 years. Children under 13 are not allowed to make a donation or a purchase, signing up for an event or program, or provide personally identifiable information without the consent of a parent or legal guardian.

Why do we keep and process personal data?

Dominican habitat may ask, or may volunteer to provide your contact information, including your name, address, number (s) phone, social networking identifiers and address (es) email. We will retain and process personal data of the sponsors for several reasons:

  • To keep track of donations made and the actions taken by our sponsors and our communications with them
  • Send to our sponsors promotional information about our projects, fundraising activities and initiatives where we have your consent or where otherwise been allowed to do so
  • Fulfill contractual obligations entered into with sponsors
  • To support volunteers during construction events or fundraising
  • Supporting fundraising campaigns and community
  • To ensure that we do not send unwanted information sponsors or members of the general public who have informed us that they do not wish to be contacted
  • Manage accounts sponsors and provide service to the customer.
  • Offer sweepstakes, contests, giveaways and other promotions.
  • Enforce the terms of service of the website.
  • Perform other duties as describe at the moment Habitat Dominican gather information.

If you make a donation or a purchase Habitat Dominicana, or otherwise provide us with your information, Habitat Dominican may contact you from time to time regarding opportunities for additional donations or purchases or to provide information about upcoming programs.

When you send custom communications promotion?

Habitat Dominicana will contact you for promotional purposes, for example, to keep you updated about our work, or to tell you how you can support that work, only when we have your consent, or otherwise we will be allowed to do so because of their commitment prior to Habitat Dominicana, as explained below (see “Our dependence on its support prior”).

We will provide you tell us if you wish to receive our promotional communications and learn more about our work and the ways they would like to receive this information. We will not send advertising material indicates that if we do not want to receive it. Instructions for doing so are listed below (see “Controlling what we send or update your personal information”).

Duration: When we provide your consent to send promotional information, whenever possible we will tell you how long this consent. Dominican habitat that consent will last 24 months, unless withhold consent to this period (see below, “Controlling what we send or update your personal information”). After this time, so we can continue to update, Habitat Dominican seek their consent updated. You can update or withdraw consent at any time.

Dominican habitat deemed a longer period of consent in several exceptions:

  • Where it is committed to making a regular donation (eg monthly).

In this situation, unless you withdraw your consent, we will try consent as lasting until you cancel your donation, at which consent shall expire 24 months after the last donation. This period allows Habitat Dominican keep him on the impact of their contributions and ask whether alternative support would be of interest.

  • Where he has notified us that will leave a legacy to the Dominican Habitat.

Our confidence in its previous support: You can also receive commercial information Habitat Dominican if you previously made a similar donation or if you have purchased similar products and services in Dominican Habitat. However, no trust in his previous support as the basis for our ongoing marketing if you have chosen not to receive e-mails, newsletters or other promotional materials in their communications to Habitat Dominicana.

How and when to obtain information about you?

Habitat Dominican can get your personal information in the following circumstances:

When the Habitat Dominican provides

Obtain your personal information directly when making a donation, you join one of our events, buy online Dominican Habitat or when communicating directly with us otherwise.

When you provide Habitat Dominican indirectly

Sometimes personal data is collected by an organization that works on behalf of Habitat Dominicana (for example, a professional fundraising agency). In such cases, the agency acting on our behalf, and we are the “data controller” responsible for the safety and proper processing of your data as if it had been given directly to Habitat Dominicana.

When you are accessing social networks sponsored by Habitat Dominican

We can also get your personal information by using social networks like Facebook, WhatsApp, Twitter or LinkedIn, depending on your configuration or privacy policies of these social media and messaging services. To change your settings for these services, see their privacy notices, which will indicate how.





Where information is publicly available

We may also obtain personal information about people who may be interested in providing important gifts to charitable organizations or organizations such as Habitat Dominican. In these cases, we can try to learn more about the interests and motivations of these individuals through publicly available information. Sources of information may include coverage newspapers or other media, open publications on social networking sites like LinkedIn and services that add data on charitable donations. Dominican habitat not withhold publicly available data related to major donors without their consent, which is sought in the first practical opportunity.

When we use cookies

Cookies are a useful way to understand how supporters use the Internet Site Habitat Dominicana. When you visit our Web site, we use cookies to collect data from your computer or other device such as a smartphone or tablet. Cookies are created by your web browser when you visit our website. Each time you return to our Web site, your browser will send the cookie file to the server of the website. Enhance your experience of using our Website, for example, retaining its preference settings to be shown information likely to be more relevant to you, and measuring its use of the Website so we can improve continuously.

The Website of Habitat Dominican may contain hyperlinks to websites owned and operated by other organizations, including partners from the private sector, other NGOs and charities, and Affiliated National Organizations Habitat and Habitat. These third party websites have their own privacy policies, including policies on the use of cookies, which apply to the use of personal information you submit or is collected by cookies whilst visiting these websites. Dominican habitat can not accept responsibility for the privacy practices of such third party websites, so we recommend you become familiar with their policies.

What personal information you can gather Habitat Dominican?

Dominican habitat only collect personal data about you that are relevant to the type of transaction or project that has made with us.

For example, we can receive and retain personal information about you when you contact Habitat Dominican to make a donation, or join any of the activities or online content Habitat Dominicana (such as newsletters); or when you call us, send us an email or write to us or interact with us through social media channels. In each of these cases, the information we collect is relevant to the type of transaction being undertaken. Information such as your name or email address, mobile phone number or both will be required to execute these transactions to allow us to contact you for more commitment. Details of the bank account or credit card will be needed to process any donation.

Sensitive personal data. We do not collect your “sensitive personal data” (p. Eg., Dietary or health information) unless there is clear reason to do so, as their participation in a sponsored physical event or building, and only to the extent that require data to ensure we provide the facilities or adequate support to allow you to participate in the event.

Should support Habitat Dominican substantially, we may provide an account manager to help us tailor your relationship with us and information you receive from us to meet their interests. If this is the case, we may collect sensitive personal data where relevant for our relationship, as their political or religious views. If you provide information about your health or your family, this can also register so that we can contact you so thoughtful and appropriate.

All sensitive personal data are stored in a password-protected system to which you have access only a limited number of employees. It is removed when you no longer need, you never shared with third parties and is available to you at any time to see it.

How Habitat Dominican use your personal data?

Habitat Dominican use your personal information for the following purposes:

For administrative reasons, including:

  • ‘Management services’, which means that Habitat Dominican may contact you for reasons related to the administration of any donation you made, completion of commercial transactions or other who has made us, or activity or online content you have signed for;
  • to confirm receipt of donations (unless you have asked us not to do), and to thank and provide details on how your donation could be used;
  • with respect to correspondence which has established with us, either by letter, email, text, social networks, messages or any other means, and to contact any content you provide;
  • to maintain internal records to keep track of your relationship with us;
  • implement any instruction you give us regarding withdraw consent to send promotional information;
  • use IP addresses to identify the location of users, to block disruptive use and set the number of visits from different countries.

For promotion and fundraising

The above sections describe how data can be used for marketing purposes and fundraising and under what circumstances.


To analyze and improve the activities and content provided by the Website Dominican Habitat in order to provide the browsing experience easier to use. We may also use and disclose personal information in aggregate (so that no individuals are identified) for promotion and strategic development.

We share your off-grid Habitat information?

Facebook and other social networking sites. We may also use your email address and phone number to match your Facebook or other social networking account to show the contents of Habitat Dominican while using these services. Only do this when you have agreed to receive marketing emails, either opting for (which resides in the European Economic Area) or non-opt-out (which resides in the United States and Canada). In addition, we can also use your email address and phone number to link it to Facebook or other social networks in order to identify other users of these sites that we think would be interested in Habitat Dominican.

There are two ways to prevent this use of their data. You can update your preferences consent us directly at Habitat Dominican (see below, “Controlling what we send or update your personal information”) or through social networking sites:

Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/help/568137493302217

LinkedIn:  https://www.linkedin.com/help/linkedin/answer/62931

Twitter:  https://business.twitter.com/en/help/troubleshooting/how-twitter-ads-work.html

Update your preferences with Habitat Dominican will not guarantee that never see the content Dominican Habitat in social networks, as the social networking site can select based on other criteria.

Where legally required. Also comply with legal requests when required or permitted by law disclosure (eg government agencies for tax purposes or agencies in charge of law enforcement for the prevention and detection of crime, subject to such bodies send us a request relevant written).

How long it retains Habitat Dominican your personal information?

We keep your personal information only in our systems while continuing to provide consent, which consent is presumed to expire after 24 months. Beyond that, we will retain your information only for as long as necessary to fulfill our legal and regulatory obligations.

If you request that we stop sending promotional material, keep track of your contact and appropriate information to enable us to fulfill your request and will not be contacted by us.

We may keep the data provided to us indefinitely, to carry out the administration inherited and communicate effectively with families of people who leave us legacies. This also allows us to identify and analyze the source of inherited income we receive.

Controlling what you send and update your personal information

The accuracy of your information is important to us. We want to ensure that we can contact you so that the information is of interest is satisfied and give.

If you want to change the way we communicate with you or update the information we have, please contact us:

  • To change your contact preferences for any communication, send an email to  info@habitatdominicana.org (to modify your preferences for any communication channel);
  • To change your contact preferences for newsletters, visit the Web site of Habitat Dominican

In addition, you can opt out of promotional emails at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link in any email promotion Habitat Dominicana.

Time of implementation. In responding to requests not to receive promotional information, we will make reasonable efforts to meet the following service levels:

  • Email: 48 hours from receipt of the email
  • SMS: 48 hours from receipt of SMS
  • Mail: 28 days from receipt of the request for ‘no mail’. This period is longer than for other channels because production times for mail campaigns, and in most cases, we expect the change to take effect much faster.

If you are a resident of the European Economic Area and the country has adopted the provisions of the General Rules for Data Protection has the right to request a copy of personal information we have about you, to correct any inaccuracies and to have any personal information deleted from our systems (a “Request for access to the subject” or “SAS”). According to standard guidelines for these requests, we will ask you to prove your identity with two approved identification documents. We will respond to such requests within 30 days after receipt.

Route the SAS, or questions or complaints about this Privacy Policy to the Data Privacy Manager, Habitat Dominican; Street PIDAGRO # 58 El Millon, Santo Domingo, DN

Dominican habitat keeps your data safe

We ensure that appropriate technical controls to protect your personal data. For example, our online forms that ask for personal information are stored in network password protected and monitored routinely. Laptops are not used to store sensitive personal information unless they are password protected or encrypted. All sensitive personal data are stored in a secure database, to which only a limited number of relevant personnel have access. It is removed when you no longer need, you never shared with third parties and is available to you at any time to see it.

Habitat in the Dominican, we conduct periodic reviews of who has access to the information we have to ensure that your information is accessible only by staff, volunteers and contractors properly trained.

We use outside companies to collect or process personal data on our behalf. We do thorough checks of these companies before working with them, and our legal agreements clearly establish our requirements regarding how to manage personal data to which they have access. We have a strong monitoring framework partners to ensure that these contractual obligations are met.

Changes to the Privacy Policy Habitat Dominican

This Privacy Policy may be updated from time to time, so you may want to verify it each time you send personal information to Habitat Dominicana. The date of the most recent revisions will appear on this page. If you do not accept these changes, do not continue using the Website Habitat Dominican to send personal information to Habitat Dominicana. If substantial changes are made to the Privacy Policy, we will notify you by placing prominent on the Internet Site notice.

Cookies Policy Habitat Dominican

How and why we use cookies: cookies are used to enable us to improve our services, for example:

  • remember if you are logged on to move around the Website without having to log on each page;
  • measure how many people use each page of the website and how long so we can try to improve the quality of our Website;
  • allow viewing the shared content on social networks or sharing sites like YouTube or Twitter.

Cookies can also be used to “redirect” advertising campaigns, so that third-party vendors can show advertising on Habitat Dominican or other related entities as they use the Internet.

How to manage and delete cookies. If you wish to restrict or block cookies set by the Web Site Habitat Dominicana, you can do so through the browser settings of your computer or device. The Help function within your browser should tell you how.

Alternatively, you may want to visit  www.aboutcookies.org , containing complete information on how to do this in a wide variety of browsers. You will also find details on how to delete cookies from your computer as well as more general information about cookies.

Note that restricting cookies may affect the functionality of the Website Habitat Dominicana.

If you visit our Website as an anonymous visitor (for example, if you disable cookies), Habitat Dominican can still collect certain information from your browser, such as IP address (which uniquely identifies a computer or other Internet device) .

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