Privacy Policy & Disclosure

PRIVACY

Welcome to www.ripplekindness.org, owned and operated by Ripple Kindness Project. This privacy notice discloses the privacy practices for this website and applies solely to information collected by this website.

Information that's voluntarily submitted to our website

We may collect personal information such as your name, address or email address when subscribing to a newsletter, downloading information, when leaving a comment or via a contact form. We may also store and use submitted images on our website, newsletters or social media. If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Your information is used for the purposes of communicating with you, processing payments and mailing purchased items.

None of your personal information will be shared with a third party other than for analysing data (i.e. google analytics) to improve our users experience.  

Information that's automatically collected by our website

Our website automatically collects information about you and the device you are using. For example, the website will log your IP address, operating system type, browser type, referring website, pages you viewed, the dates/times you accessed information and links that you clicked while you accessed the website. 

Cookies

Our website may log information using cookies. These are small data files stored on your browser that collect and store information about you and your actions in order to personalise your experience on our website. Cookies are helpful when logging in to a website or making purchases as they alleviate the need to retype information already entered when returning again. 

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Opting out

If you receive emails or newsletter updates in the future you have the option of opting out at any time via a link at the bottom of the email. 

DISCLOSURE 

Ripple Kindness Project operates as a social enterprise. What this means is that we use a portion of sales to support other community projects we operate. Currently, our major project is our outreach program, Nourish Network. Our community services also includes providing Ripple Kindness Cards to children who submit ideas and stories on the website at no charge along with a range of free downloadable resources.  

We also engage in affiliate marketing as a source of funding. If you use an affiliate link provided by us to make a purchase, Ripple Kindness Project will receive a small commission on that purchase.