Effective Date: 6th July 2020
PayPal Giving Fund Ireland ("PayPal Giving Fund", "we","our" or "us") is a registered charity that raises funds for charitable purposes. We operate a website, www.paypalgivingfund.org (the "Site"), which assists Users ("you" or "your") of PayPal.com and certain other websites or services with which we partner to donate to PayPal Giving Fund. In making a donation, donors may also recommend that we make a corresponding grant in support of a Participating Charity.
We adopted and implemented this Privacy Statement as part of our commitment to protecting your Personal Data. You acknowledge our privacy practices when you access or use the content, features, technologies or donation functions offered on our Site and all related sites, applications, and services (all "Services").
We may amend this Privacy Statement at any time by posting a revised version on the Site. The revised version will be effective at the time we post it and in no event later than 7 days from the date of posting. If you disagree with the terms of the Privacy Statement, please do not use our Services.
We have defined some terms that we use throughout the Policy. You can find the meaning of a capitalised term in the Definitions section at the end of this document.
2. What Personal Data Do We Collect?
In order to enable your access to and use of our Services, in particular to assist in making donations to PayPal Giving Fund, we collect certain Personal Data. This information is collected directly from you and other sources when you access the Site and make donations to PayPal Giving Fund.
Personal Data you provide to us: We may collect and store any personal data you provide to us when you access or use the Services, including when collecting donations and making grants to Participating Charities, or as otherwise required to access or use the Services. This may include, but is not limited to your name, address, email, phone number and your history of donations.
We also collect and maintain records of other personal data that you voluntarily provide to us. For example, you may decide to participate in a survey of Users or Participating Charities and be asked to provide personal data, such as your age, gender or other demographic data. Provision of such data will be completely voluntary and unless such personal data is necessary for operating the Services or otherwise required (for example by the terms and conditions), we will not require you to provide such personal data to us. By providing such data voluntarily, you are providing us with permission to use such data as described in this Privacy Statement.
Personal Data from other sources: PayPal Giving Fund may also receive information about you from other sources, for example your eBay Seller ID if you make donations using your eBay account. We also collect your PayPal transaction details to be able to assist in making grants to Participating Charities and to maintain records of all individual transactions conducted through the Services. Those records are associated with each Participating
Charity's individual profile within the PayPal Giving Fund system.
3. How Do We Process Personal Data?
The disclosures contemplated by this section are necessary if you wish to use the Services.
5. Can Children Use Our Services?
The Sites and Services are not directed to children under the age of 16. We do not knowingly collect information, including Personal Data, from children or other individuals who are not legally able to use our Sites and Services. If we obtain actual knowledge that we have collected Personal Data from a child under the 16, we will promptly delete it, unless we are legally obligated to retain such data. Contact us if you believe that we have mistakenly or unintentionally collected information from a child under the age of 16.
6. Your Privacy Rights
You may decline to provide Personal Data when it is requested by the PayPal Giving Fund, but certain Services or all of the Services may be unavailable to you.
Subject to limitations set out in the data protection laws, you have certain rights in respect of your Personal Data. In particular, you have a right of access, rectification, restriction, opposition, erasure and data portability.
Please contact us if you wish to exercise these rights. If you wish to complete an access request to all
personal data that PayPal Giving Fund holds on you, please note that you may be required to prove your identity.
7. How Do We Protect Your Personal Data?
PayPal Giving Fund is committed to adequately protecting your information regardless of where the data resides and to providing appropriate protection for your information where such data is transferred outside of the EEA.
We maintain technical, physical, and administrative security measures designed to provide reasonable protection for
your Personal Data against loss, misuse, unauthorised access, disclosure, and alteration. The security measures include firewalls, data encryption, physical access controls to our data centres, and information access authorisation
controls. While we are dedicated to securing our systems and Services, you are responsible for securing and maintaining the privacy of your password(s) and Account/profile registration information and verifying that the
Personal Data we maintain about you is accurate and current.
8. Contact Us
You may contact us if you have general questions or concerns about this Privacy Statement or the way in which we handle your Personal Data. Please click here to contact us about your privacy concerns.
You may also write to us at:firstname.lastname@example.org or PayPal Giving Fund Ireland, Unit 6, Blanchardstown Corporate Park,
If you are not satisfied by the way in which we address your concerns, you have the right to lodge a complaint with
the Supervisory Authority for data protection in your country.