The Melanoma Fund is a registered charity. This policy applies to information collected on this website and our associated websites. We’re referring to these sites collectively here as “our website”
We are the Data Controller of personal information that this policy applies to under the Data Protection Act 1998. We only collect information about you that:
Parts of the site may ask you for more information so that you can use services or complete transactions. You’ll always be told when this information is being collected. In many cases you’ll be asked to enter it, for example an email address for correspondence. This information will only be used for the purposes stated.
No unsolicited marketing!
We run an ‘opt-in only’ communication policy. This means that we will only send our newsletter and other forms of marketing to those that have stated that they are happy for us to do so via their preferred channel(s) (email, SMS, phone or post).
We collect the following information from people visiting the website:
All information you provide to us is stored on secure servers. Payment transactions are encrypted.
The transmission of information over the internet is never completely secure. We’ll do our best to protect your personal data, but cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to our site; any transmission is at your own risk. We use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorised access.
Any information we collect is used to:
We never share your information with other organisations for marketing, market research or commercial purposes, and we don’t pass on your personal information to any other website.
If you enter your postal address or phone number into any of our online forms, we may use these details to contact you, unless you ask us not to. If you have given us your postal address or phone number and would prefer not to be contacted by these means, please state this on the form where applicable.
We may disclose your personal information:
Under the Data Protection Act you have the right to:
For a copy of the personal information we hold about you, write to: Harry Townsend, 6 Manor Road, East Grinstead, West Sussex, RH19 1LR. When we are satisfied of your identity we will send you a copy of your personal information that we are legally required to disclose. We may ask you to pay a fee.
Please contact us at the same address if you believe that information we hold about you is inaccurate and want it to be corrected.
When you come to our website from another website, we may get personal information about you from the other website. Read those websites’ privacy policies if you want to know about this.
As we continue improving our website, we may update this policy, however any changes we may make in the future will be posted on this page.
Our marketing communications include information about our latest campaigns and lifesaving work. If you would like to receive such communications but have not opted in please contact us on 01342 322508 or click here to sign up to our newsletter.