Privacy Policy and Terms and Conditions

 

SPECIAL NOTES FOR DISCLOSURE REGARDING COLLECTION AND USE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION

Last Updated March 1, 2018

Thank you for visiting the website of the Fairbank Village BIA (the “Organization”). This privacy policy (“Privacy Policy”) explains our practices for information collected via the Site, how such information is used, the circumstances under which we disclose such information to third parties and the choices you can make about the way we use and share such information. 

When we use the term “personal information” we mean information such as your first/middle initial or name and last name, street address, town or city, state, zip code, telephone number, instant-messenger userID, blog or other personal website URL, date of birth, e-mail address and any other information that would allow someone to identify you or contact you. Personal information also includes information about your personal preferences, survey or application responses and your transactions or relationship with us, if you have been a user of the Site or you have provided this type of information to the Organization.

Please read this Privacy Policy carefully to fully understand how we collect, share and protect information about you.  Your continued use of the Site indicates your acceptance of this Privacy Policy and of the collection, use, disclosure, management and storage of your personal information as described herein. This Privacy Policy will remain in full force and effect as long as you are a user of the Site, even if your use of or participation in any particular service, feature, function or promotional activity terminates, expires, ceases, is suspended or deactivated for any reason.

The information contained in this website is for general information purposes only. The information is provided by Fairbank Village BIA and while we endeavour to keep the information up to date and correct, we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the website or the information, products, services, or related graphics contained on the website for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk.

In no event will we be liable for any loss or damage including without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damage whatsoever arising from loss of data or profits arising out of, or in connection with, the use of this website or any of its content.
Through this website you are able to link to other websites which are not under the control of Fairbank Village BIA. We have no control over the nature, content and availability of those sites. The inclusion of any links does not necessarily imply a recommendation or endorse the views expressed within them.

Every effort is made to keep the website up and running smoothly. However, Fairbank Village BIA takes no responsibility for, and will not be liable for, the website being temporarily unavailable due to technical issues.
 
INFORMATION WE COLLECT
Our primary goals in collecting personal information are to share information about our work, to invite you to events designed to update you on Fairbank Village BIA’s activities, to allow you to request information, and to thank you for your support. We may collect certain non-personally identifiable information (i.e., generic information that does not identify you personally) when you visit any of our web pages, such as the type of browser you are using (e.g., Netscape, Internet Explorer), the type of operating system you are using (e.g., Windows 2000 or Mac OS), and the domain name of your Internet service provider. We also may collect personal information about you when you visit the Site and input information, whether you are registering to use any services, features or functions of the Site,), or otherwise in the course of any other exchanges of information and activities. 
 
EMAIL COMMUNICATIONS
By submitting your email address to the Website, you consent to being placed on Fairbank Village BIA’s mailing lists and thereby receiving e-mail correspondence from the organization, including newsletters, event advertisements, and Website updates. You may remove your e-mail address from the applicable mailing list at any time by clicking the “unsubscribe” link in any e-mail from Fairbank Village BIA. Although we will promptly remove your e-mail address from our mailing list, you may still receive any e-mails that are initiated before your e-mail address is removed from the list. 

When signing up for our Newsletters or to volunteer with us, kindly ensure that you only enter your own details. Do not sign up for others. We encourage every potential volunteer or participant in our events to sign up by themselves. 
 
HOW WE USE AND DISCLOSE THE INFORMATION
Fairbank Village BIA will not sell your personal information to third parties. We may use the information we obtain from you, including personal information, only for the purpose(s) you have submitted. Examples of using your personal information for the purpose(s) submitted include sending you an email about updates to the Site or about an upcoming event if you have signed up for updates. We also may conduct an occasional survey of our registered users, to see how our Site can better serve you. In addition, we may send to you an e-mail offering products or services that we think you may be interested in. If you want us to stop using the personal information you provided in these ways, please contact us at info@fairbankvillagebia.ca.
Use of Cookies, Aggregate Data Collected Online
Cookies are text files created by websites that transfer information to your computer. Cookies allow websites to remember information about a user, such as a user’s preferences when visiting the Website. You can generally opt to disable cookies in your browser. However, if you disable cookies, you may not be able to access certain parts of the Website or certain aspects of the Website may not work correctly.
 
We do not track or collect personally identifiable information about our Website users unless you choose to subscribe for our newsletter via e-mail through our Website.  Our Website does  not have the ability to respond to a ‘do not track’ signal on a user’s browser.
 
DISCUSSIONS AND COMMUNITY TOOLS; TESTIMONIALS
You agree that any information you submit to us through the Site may be used for promotional purposes. Because of the public nature of some of our services, you should exercise caution when deciding to disclose any personal information. We may also use a limited amount of information, such as first name, last initial, and your location in marketing materials on the Site. Your registration constitutes consent to this use.

SPECIAL NOTES FOR PARENTS
This Website is mainly intended for use by those who have reached age 13 and older. However, users under the age of 13 are also welcome, but with parental supervision. By using our Website you are affirming that you are at least 13 years old.  Fairbank Village BIA does not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13. Also, by signing up as a volunteer, users certify that they are 13 years of age or older, or with parent’s approval for users under the age of 13. If you believe that a child under the age of 13 has provided information to the Website, without parent/guardian approval, please notify us at info@fairbankvillagebia.ca. We are not liable for any damages that may result from the user’s misrepresentation of age.
 
RIGHT TO MODIFY
The Fairbank Village BIA reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to change these Privacy Policy and general Terms of Use from time to time for any reason, and your access to the Site following our posting of such changes will be deemed to constitute your acceptance of and agreement to any such changed terms and conditions. You should check back frequently and review the terms and conditions of this Agreement regularly so you are aware of the most current rights and obligations that apply to you and the terms and conditions of your agreement with us.

Third-Party Information and Links to Third-party Sites
Any article, press clippings, or other third-party publications (collectively, “Publications”) made available through the website are furnished by the Organization for your convenience and information. The Fairbank Village BIA is a distributor (and not a publisher) of content supplied by third parties (including users). Any opinions, advice, statements, services, offers, or other information made available by third parties, including program hosts, information providers, or any user of the Website, are those of the respective author(s) or publisher(s) and not of the Organization or its affiliates. The Organization disclaims any presentation, either express or implied, that the information in such publications is accurate or complete.

Also, certain links on the Website will let you leave the Website. These linked sites — for example, those of social media sites — are not under the control of the Fairbank Village BIA, and the Organization is not responsible for the contents of any linked site or any link contained in a linked site. These links are provided for your convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply a recommendation or endorsement by the Organization of any such linked site or the products therein.
 
PHOTOGRAPHS, VIDEOS AT OUR EVENTS
Please be aware that by signing up as a volunteer and/or participant during our events, you hereby agree to have your picture or video taken. The pictures and videos will only be for promotional purposes. If you do not want a picture or video of you to be used for promotional purposes, and may be published on the website, the online newsletter, our social media platforms and other media channels.

OWNERSHIP  
This Site, its Content, and all associated copyright is owned by Fairbank Village BIA. The Site and all of its Content is the property of Fairbank Village BIA and is protected by Canadian and international copyright, trademark and other laws. Your use of the Site does not transfer to you any ownership or other rights in the Site or its Content. Any unauthorized distribution, transmission or publication is strictly prohibited.
 
GOVERNING LAW
You agree that your use of this Website, this Privacy policy and any disputes relating thereto, shall be governed in all respects by the laws of the City of Toronto.
 
HOW TO CONTACT US
Your privacy is important to the Fairbank Village BIA, If you have any questions or concerns regarding Fairbank Village BIA’s Privacy Policy, please direct them to:
 
Fairbank Village BIA
2342 Dufferin Street, 
Toronto, ON  M6E 3S4
You may also send an email to info@fairbankvillagebia.ca