This notice describes the Terms and Conditions of Use for access to the Feed the Children website. Feed the Children is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization registered in the United States.
This is a legal agreement between you and Feed the Children, Inc. (“Feed the Children” or “we” or “us” or “our”), so please read these terms and conditions carefully. This website, located at www.feedthechildren.org (the "website"), is owned and operated by Feed the Children. This website provides users with access to a variety of information, including e-newsletters, resources, materials, works of authorship, and other content (the “content”), and a variety of opportunities to support our organization, including making a donation, sponsoring a child, and volunteering (the "opportunities").
You can visit our Website and use/access some of its features and functionality without being required to register. If you wish to avail yourself of any of our Opportunities, you may need to register and setup an account with Feed the Children to provide certain personally identifiable information about yourself. As part of the registration process, you will also be asked to provide certain information, including name, address and email address. Depending upon the type of registration, you may also be asked to create a user name and password. The username and password that you provide are your credentials ("Credentials"), and you will use these Credentials in order for Feed the Children to authenticate you as a registered user of our Website. You may not have more than one active set of Credentials. Additionally, you are prohibited from selling, trading, or otherwise transferring your Credentials to another party. You also agree to provide true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself as prompted during the registration process. If you provide any information that is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete (or becomes untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete), or Feed the Children has reasonable grounds to suspect that such information is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, we reserve the right to suspend or terminate your account and refuse any and all current or future use of our Website (or any portion thereof). You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your Credentials. You agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account. You agree to notify us immediately - by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org - of any unauthorized use of your account or any other breach of security.
The Feed the Children Website is intended solely for users who are 13 years of age or older, and any registration by, use of or access to the Website by anyone under 13 is unauthorized. If you are under 13, you are only allowed to access this Website with your parent or guardian permission and supervision. If you are 13 or older but under the age of 18, you should review these TOU with your parent or guardian to make sure that your parent or guardian understands them, agrees to be bound by them and you should only use the Website with their permission and under their supervision. Additionally, you have to be 18 years of age or older if you want to conduct any type of financial transaction on the Website or otherwise avail yourself of any of the Opportunities; if you are younger than 18 years of age you must have your parent(s)’ or legal guardian(s)’ permission to conduct any financial transactions or avail yourself of any Opportunities, and further provided that we reserve the right to limit certain of our Opportunities – such as volunteering – to those who are at least 18 years of age unless accompanied by an adult. .
Feed the Children hereby grants you a limited license to access and make personal use of this Website, but not to download (other than page caching) or modify it, or any portion of it, except with express written consent of Feed the Children or as otherwise explicitly permitted. This license does not include any resale or commercial use of this Website or the Content; any derivative use of this Website or the Content; or any use of data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction tools. This Website or any portion of this Website may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, visited, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose without the express written consent of Feed the Children. You may not frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose any trademark, logo, or other proprietary information (including images, text, page layout, or form) of Feed the Children without Feed the Children's express written consent. You may not use any meta-tags or any other "hidden text" utilizing any of Feed the Children's name(s) or service marks without the express written consent of their owners. We (or the respective third party owners of Content) retain all right, title, and interest in this Website and any Content on this Website, including any and all intellectual property rights. We (or the respective third party owners of Content) reserve all rights not expressly granted. Any unauthorized use terminates the permission or license granted by Feed the Children.
Except as otherwise expressly stated, all Content appearing on this Website is the copyrighted work of Feed the Children or its third party content suppliers and is protected by U.S. and international copyright laws. The compilation (meaning the collection, arrangement and assembly) of all Content is also the exclusive property of Feed the Children and is protected by U.S. and international copyright laws. You may download information from this Website and print out a hard copy for your personal use provided that you keep intact and do not remove or alter any copyright or other notice (e.g., trademark, patent, etc.) contained in the information. Except as otherwise expressly stated herein, you may not alter, modify, copy, distribute (for compensation or otherwise), transmit, display, perform, reproduce, reuse, post, publish, license, frame, download, store for subsequent use, create derivative works from, transfer, or sell any information or Content obtained from this Website, in whole or in part, including any text, images, audio, and video in any manner, without the prior written authorization of Feed the Children or any applicable third party suppliers. The use of Content, including images, by you, or anyone else authorized by you, is prohibited unless specifically permitted by Feed the Children. Any unauthorized use of text or images may violate copyright laws, trademark laws, the laws of privacy and publicity, and applicable regulations and statutes. Feed the Children does not warrant or represent that your use of Content, Products and Services or any other materials displayed on this Website will not infringe rights of third parties. If you believe that any Content on this Website violates or infringes upon your intellectual property rights pursuant to Title 17, United States Code, Section 512(c)(2), please notify us immediately at email@example.com and general phone number 1-800-627-4556 with all specifics necessary for us to consider and respond to your complaint. You may be asked to provide additional information and follow additional procedures for us to act on your complaint.
Trademarks and Service Marks
Certain trademarks are the service marks and trademarks of Feed the Children or one of its affiliates. The Feed the Children name, logo, the domain name for this Website, all page headers, custom graphics, and button icons are service marks, trademarks, logos, and/or trade dress of Feed the Children. All other trademarks, service marks, trade dress, product names, company names or logos, whether registered or not, on the Website are the property of their respective owners. In addition to complying with all applicable laws, you agree that you will not use any such trademarks, service marks, trade dress, or other logos from this Website without the prior written authorization of Feed the Children.
Payments and Payments Processing; Rules for All Payments The Feed the Children Website provides a number of Opportunities that require an online payment transaction, such as making a donation.
You hereby acknowledge and agree that, for all donations/payment transactions, (1) you will not use an invalid or unauthorized credit or debit card or other payment method; (2) all donations/payment transactions are final and non-refundable. If you have any questions regarding any payment transaction, please contact us by phone at 1-800-627-4556 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
This website contains hyperlinks to other websites – including a variety of social media sites where we post information about our work and mission. Please note that we have no affiliation with these other third-party platforms and cannot control and are not responsible for the information collection, use, and disclosure practices of such third parties; we encourage you to review and understand their privacy practices and policies, if any, before providing any personally identifying information to them.
In addition to the above warranty disclaimers, you understand and agree that in no event will feed the children will be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential or exemplary damages, including, without limitation, loss of use, loss of income, loss of goodwill or reputation, damage to or corruption of data, whether in an action in contract, tort (including but not limited to negligence) or otherwise, arising out of or in any way connected with the use of the website (or inability to use the website), the opportunities, content, the blogs or blog content, or any other materials, services or information contained in or accessed through the website, including without limitation any damages caused by or resulting from reliance by user on any information obtained from feed the children, even if feed the children has been advised of the possibilities of those damages. you understand and agree that your use of the website is predicated upon your waiver of any right to sue feed the children and its affiliates directly or to participate in a class action suit for any losses or damages resulting from your use of the website.
Certain state laws do not allow limitations on implied warranties or the exclusion or limitation of certain damages. if these laws apply to you, some or all of the above disclaimers, exclusions, or limitations may not apply to you, and you might have additional rights.
You and Feed the Children agree that any proceedings to resolve or litigate any dispute will be conducted solely on an individual basis, and that neither you nor Feed the Children will seek to have any dispute heard as a class action, a representative action, a collective action, a private attorney-general action, or in any proceeding in which you or Feed the Children acts or proposes to act in a representative capacity. You and Feed the Children further agree that no proceeding will be joined, consolidated, or combined with another proceeding without the prior written consent of you, small token, and all parties to any such proceeding.
Feed the Children makes no warranties or representations of any kind concerning the accuracy, suitability, or safety of the information contained on this website or any linked site for any purpose. all such information is provided “as is” and with specific disclaimer of any warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title or non-infringement. Feed the Children makes no warranties or representations of any kind that the services provided by this website or any linked site will be uninterrupted, error-free, or that the site or the server that hosts the site are free from viruses or other forms of harmful computer code. in no event shall feed the children, its employees, agents or any other person who has been involved in the creation, production or delivery of this website, be liable for any direct, incidental, or consequential damages resulting from the use of this site or any linked site.
Except as otherwise expressly provided, Feed the Children expressly disclaims any responsibility for the accuracy, content, availability of information, products, services or merchandise found on third party sites that link to or from the Feed the Children site. Feed the Children disclaims any responsibility for product or service ordering functions, order fulfillment or compliance of products or services with any manufacturer’s warranties or specifications. Feed the Children cannot be held responsible for the material contained on third party sites and/or related services nor does Feed the Children make any representations or warranties as to the security of any information you might be requested to give to third party sites.
Feed the Children shall not be liable for any failure or delay in performance due in whole or in part to any cause beyond our reasonable control, or the reasonable control of out contractors, agents or suppliers, including but not limited to utility or transmission failures, power failure, strikes or other labor disturbances, acts of God, acts of war or terror, floods, sabotage, fire, natural or other disasters.