Effective: January 1, 2015
www.FarmRaiser.com/FarmRaiser.net (“FarmRaiser” or our “Site”) is owned and operated by FarmRaiser, LLC. FarmRaiser is a fundraising platform that helps schools, school-related groups/associations, religious organizations and other civic groups and clubs of all sizes raise money for their projects and causes online. We are dedicated to creating a safe online environment.
FarmRaiser is committed to protecting the privacy of any personal information collected or received during the use of the site, especially information from children under 13.
The Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (“COPPA”) requires that we
What information does FarmRaiser collect from users? How is it collected?
If you have any inquiries regarding our partner’s privacy practices or how they use your child’s personal information, please contact us directly at Info@farmraiser.com
How are parents notified, given consent, or able to access/change/delete information collected from their children under 13?
Do third-party sites or sponsors use information collected?
FarmRaiser does not rent, sell, or share personal information collected from registered account holders in connection with your use of the service with third parties. FarmRaiser may, however, make inquiries, either directly or through third parties, to validate the registration information provided by Teachers and Parents in order to prevent misrepresentation and fraud on the site.
We may provide your personal information to companies that provide services to help us with our business activities such as shipping your order or offering customer service. These companies are authorized to use your personal information only as necessary to provide these services to us.
If you are a customer-supporter and have accessed FarmRaiser website or mobile application to purchase a product or make a cash donation, FarmRaiser will collect personal identification needed to process your payment and deliver products that you ordered. FarmRaiser will also require an email address to process your order that may be shared with the farmers and merchants (Partners) that supplied the products you purchased. If those companies contact you in reference to the products you purchased, you will have the choice to opt out of receiving any future contact from that Partner. FarmRaiser may also use your email address to share our periodic newsletter or inform you about upcoming FarmRaiser campaigns associated with the cause(s) you supported. You will be given the choice to opt out of receiving these updates.
We may also disclose your personal information as required by law, such as to comply with a subpoena, or similar legal process, when we believe in good faith that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights, protect your safety or the safety of others, investigate fraud, or respond to a government request.
How do I edit my information?
To modify or delete any or all of the personal information you have provided to us, log in and update your account or fundraisers or email firstname.lastname@example.org. We will respond to your access request within 30 days.
To modify or delete any or all of the personal information you have provided to us, log in and update your account or fundraisers or email email@example.com. We will respond to your access request within 30 days.
We use a Stripe.com to process payments and donations. We are PCI compliant. All credit card information entered is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology, assuming that you have selected the secure server method and that your browser supports this functionality. Regardless, no data transmission over the public Internet is ever guaranteed to be 100% secure.
The security of your personal information is important to us. We follow generally accepted industry standards to protect the personal information submitted to us, both during transmission and once we receive it. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure, however. Therefore, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
Social Media and Widgets
Our site offers publicly accessible blogs. Please note that if you wish to leave a comment within the blog section of the site you must have an account with one of the third party social media companies listed. You are only allowed to comment and share blog posts via social media widgets (for more information regarding social media widgets, please see above). To request removal of your personal information from our blogs, you must contact the third party service you used to post the comment directly.
Links to Other Sites
This Web site may contain links to other sites that are not owned or controlled by us. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy practices of other sites.
We encourage you to be aware when you leave our site and to read the privacy policies of each and every Web site that collects personal information.
From time-to-time we may provide you the opportunity to participate in contests on our site. If you participate, we will request certain personally identifiable information from you. Participation in these surveys or contests is completely voluntary and you therefore have a choice whether or not to disclose this information. The requested information typically includes contact information (such as name and shipping address), if you are under 13 we the parent’s email address will be used. We use this information to notify contest winners and deliver prizes, as well as to send occasional updates regarding the status of the contest and the participant’s entry.
Registered account holders that sell products or solicit cash donations through the FarmRaiser website may earn incentive points that can be used to purchase prize incentives such as music and game downloads or gift cards. A third party administer may manage this service and will collect personal information including email address and full name in order to process the order.
We may update this privacy statement to reflect changes to our information practices. If we make any material changes we will notify you by email (sent to the e-mail address specified in your account) or by means of a notice on this Site prior to the change becoming effective. We encourage you to periodically review this page for the latest information on our privacy practices.
If we make material changes to how we use Personal Information collected from children under age 13, we will notify parents by email in order to obtain verifiable parental consent for the new uses of the child’s Personal Information.
We will send users over the age of 13 (if under 13, parent’s will receive emails) emails related to their personal transactions and account/service related updates. Users will also be sent fundraiser updates and newsletters, which they may opt out of.
If you have questions or suggestions, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or mail us at
7149 Maple Terrace
Traverse City, MI 49621