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ETHICS POLICY

EGCF manages its funds responsibly, and draws from them consistent with the public purpose of the Foundation. We acknowledge that due to the privilege of tax exemption, we have an obligation to adhere to high ethical standards. The EGCF Ethics Policy applies to members of the Board of EGCF (herein referred to as “Foundation personnel”) and their immediate families.

PRIVACY POLICY

The Ella George Children's Foundation recognizes the importance of your privacy and is committed to protecting it. As a general policy, no personally identifiable information, such as your name, address or email address, is automatically collected from visitors to this site.

The Ella George Children's Foundation does not use cookies to track its visitors and does not require visitors to sign in. Personally identifiable information about visitors to our site is collected only when knowingly and voluntarily submitted by the visitor. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed totally secure. Although we strive to protect your personal information, we cannot ensure or warranty the security of any information you may transmit to us. This transmission is done at your own risk. Once we do receive your transmission, we make our best effort to ensure its security on our systems. Personally identifiable information that visitors submit to our site is used only for the purpose for which it was submitted. The Ella George Children's Foundation may use your personally identifiable information to communicate with you and to send you information or materials regarding the Foundation and its activities. The Ella George Children's Foundation will not sell, rent, lease or otherwise disclose any personal information that you provide to us to any third party without first obtaining your written permission.

If at any time after submitting your personal information to The Ella George Children's foundation Web site you would no longer like to receive information from us or if you would like us to correct or update any personal information which you had previously submitted, please email us at specifying the action that you would like us to take.

Terms and Conditions of Use

By using this site, you accept the following agreement (the “Agreement”). If you do not accept this Agreement, do not use this site. This Agreement may be updated from time to time at the sole discretion of the Ella George Children's Foundation (“EGCF”).

Restrictions on Use

All content included on this site, such as text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, photographs, audio clips, digital downloads, data compilations, and software, is the property of EGCF or its content suppliers and is protected by United States and international copyright laws. Except as otherwise indicated on this site, any person using this site is authorized to copy, print, or distribute any of its contents only as follows:

  1. Users may print out individual pages but cannot copy or download a large portion of the site.
  2. Users may download, print, distribute and use pages from the site only for informational, non-commercial purposes.
  3. Any copies of such documents or pages must not alter the original site content and must include the EGCF copyright notice: “© 2007, Ella George Children's Foundation. All Rights Reserved.”
  4. EGCF reserves the right to terminate the above authorization at any time in its sole discretion.
  5. No one may frame this site or any portion thereof. Linking to this site is by written permission only, provided that the link does not falsely imply or suggest that EGCF has endorsed or is affiliated with the linked site.

Prohibited Uses

EGCF is concerned to protect the privacy of others and the security of data it collects and to encourage responsible, lawful use of its resources. You agree not to use this site for any prohibited or unlawful purpose. Unless EGCF expressly states to the contrary, EGCF will not be required to treat any submission as confidential.

Disclaimer

The material in this site may include technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. EGCF may make changes at any time. This site is provided on an “as-is” basis. EGCF makes no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, as to the operation of this site or the information included on this or that this site is free of viruses or other harmful components.

International Use

EGCF makes no representation that materials on this site are appropriate or available for use in locations outside the United States. Access to this site from countries or territories where such access is illegal is prohibited. Those who choose to access this site outside the United States do so of their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws.

Governing Law

You agree that your use of this site, this Agreement and any disputes relating thereto shall be governed in all respects by the laws of the State of New York. Any dispute relating to this Agreement shall be resolved solely in the state or federal courts located in New York.