Al Furqaan Foundation Canada and its entities are committed to protecting your privacy and maintaining the confidentiality of your personal information.
Personal information is information that can be used to distinguish, identify, or contact a specific individual.
Personal information we collect
The personal information that Al Furqaan Foundation Canada and its entities generally collects includes: name, address, telephone number, email address, donation amount, and banking or credit card information. We handle all personal information in accordance with this policy.
How we use your personal information
Personal information may be provided to us through correspondence, online donations, pledge cards, event or meeting registrations, or other forms of communication. Such information may be recorded for the purpose of processing and receipting a donation, distributing a donation to other registered charity, recognizing a contribution, registering your participation in a conference or other event, or responding to your information requests.
Sharing your personal information
Personal information may also be communicated to Al Furqaan Foundation Canada and its entities management team according to the stated purpose for which you provided the information. This policy applies to the handling of personal information by Al Furqaan Foundation Canada and its entities whether such information is provided directly by you or through generic forms or processes under our auspices. Al Furqaan Foundation Canada and its entities will not provide or share your personal information with third parties unless:
- You authorize us to share the information.
- Sharing the information is necessary to process a donation, for example, to process a credit card transaction; or,
- We are required by law.
Personal information and Credit Card Security
All reasonable efforts are made to protect personal information gathered by our organization. Employees may interact with the information solely for the purposes it was gathered for. Controls are in place to ensure that personal information is not disclosed or shared more widely than is absolutely necessary to achieve the purposes it was obtained for. Al Furqaan Foundation Canada and its entities cares about the safety and security of your transaction, and we take every precaution to protect your information.
You may withdraw your consent to the collection, use or disclosure of your personal information at any time by contacting Al Furqaan Foundation Canada and its entities and, subject to any legal constraints, we will comply with your request within a reasonable time. Al Furqaan Foundation Canada and its entities have in place measures to respect the confidentiality of personal information and protects personal information by safeguards that are appropriate to the sensitivity of the information. Access to personal information is granted only to those employees and authorized volunteers and agents whose duties so require for Al Furqaan Foundation Canada and its entities purposes.
Online Properties and Electronic Commerce
When you use our online properties, we do not collect your email address unless you specifically provide it to us with a donation or information request. Our online donation pages use third party providers which use industry standard secure payment services for transactions. Our sites use “cookies” (small files containing information to track a visit) in a session limited way. These temporary files enhance your ability to use our sites and do not typically remain on your computer after the session ends. Your browser can be set so that it does not accept cookies. If you set your browser to turn off cookies, some areas of our sites may not function properly.