Privacy Agreement for User Account Registration
By clicking the "Create new account" button on the Green Our Planet (GOP) user registration
- We take privacy seriously and we value yours. We will vigilantly protect your privacy
and the privacy of others.
- GOP will not give or sell your personal information to third parties.
- By default, you may receive periodic newsletter emails from GOP. The frequency of
these newsletters may vary. You can choose not to receive these newsletters through a
preference on the website.
- By default, you will receive update emails from us related to projects to which you have
donated, volunteered or expressed interest. GOP will not disclose your email address to
project groups in any case, these emails are sent through GOP without any third party
learning your address. You can choose not to receive these emails through a preference
on the website.
- Forums and comments sections of our website are intended for networking, sharing ideas,
positive feedback and/or constructive criticism. GOP reserves the right to revoke your
account if your actions on our website infringe on the privacy of others or are malicious
in any way toward other projects, donors, volunteers, visitors or GOP staff.
- GOP will not disclose your personally identifiable donation or volunteer activity to any
third party without consent. GOP reserves the right to record and display anonymous
activity regarding donations and volunteering on the website.
- GOP may, at any time, amend this privacy agreement by posting the amended agreement
on its website.
This document contains the privacy practices for the Greenourplanet.org web site and GOP's
other web sites (collectively, the "Sites"). These Sites are owned and operated by or on behalf
of Green Our Planet, Inc. ("GOP"). We at GOP take your privacy seriously. The purpose of
Sites, how GOP may use and disclose the information that is collected, how information can
be corrected or changed, and your obligations regarding information about others you may
from you online through these Sites.
Our web server automatically recognizes and collects the domain name and IP address of
visitors to our Sites. In addition, we collect information volunteered by the visitor to participate
in activities on the Sites, such as making a donation, or funding a project in someone's honor,
opening a gift registry of favorite projects, creating or participating in a challenge, responding
to surveys, registering to create an account, requesting email newsletters and/or contacting us
through one or more of our contact email addresses. GOP also collects personal information
when you create an account. When you create an account we ask for information such as your
name, email address, postal address, and phone number. If a visitor has enabled cookies in their
browser, we also will send a cookie file that will only store a unique, random session ID that
is maintained throughout the session to track the pages visited, allowing us to provide visitors
to track the path of users through our Sites, and to keep track of where they came from (for
example, if they arrive via a search engine). We also collect aggregate tracking information
derived mainly from tallying page views throughout our Sites.
GOP exerts reasonable efforts to protect personal information received from users of our Sites
from unauthorized use or disclosure. We do not allow unauthorized access via the Internet to
the portion of our server that contains personally identifiable user information. All credit card
information provided as requested on the Sites for donations is encrypted using the SSL protocol
and we do not retain any end-user credit card information after the processing of the transaction
3.1 General. GOP uses information for the following general purposes: to evaluate project
proposals, provide information regarding approved proposals to the Sites' visitors and potential
donors or volunteers, to customize the content and/or layout of the Sites for each individual user,
to improve the content of our Sites, our services or programs, and to contact you.
3.2 Contacting You. By creating an account on a Site, you agree to receive emails based on
transactional activity, which may include confirmation emails, receipts, acknowledgement
messages, updates on projects you've funded, or updates on feedback you send us. You can
unsubscribe from these emails at any time by contacting GOP or logging into your account.
Email addresses provided by users of the Sites will only be used to send email from or related to
GOP and its programs. GOP strictly enforces email privacy, and email addresses are not given,
sold, leased or bartered to or with any third parties.
Postal addresses collected online may be used for various mailings from GOP and its affiliates,
including the forwarding of thank-you notes or other correspondence and pictures in appreciation
of your donation or volunteered time. Postal addresses are not given, sold, leased or bartered to
or with any third parties.
3.3 Donations, Registries and Other Services. By voluntarily providing us with your name, credit
card information, e-mail address, postal address, telephone number, billing address, and any
other personally identifiable information, you consent to our use of such information for the
purpose(s) for which it was collected, such as processing your donations, opening a gift registry,
funding a project in someone's honor, and/or for providing any other service or product you
3.4 Aggregate Data. GOP may collect information about the use of the Sites, such as the types of
services used and how many users we receive daily. This information is collected in aggregate
form, without identifying any user individually. GOP may use this aggregate, non-identifying
statistical data for statistical analysis, marketing or similar promotional purposes. This may
include disclosure of this information to a third party market analysis firm.
4.1 Governmental Order. GOP may provide your personal information if necessary, in GOP's
good faith judgment, to comply with laws or regulations of a governmental or regulatory body or
in response to a valid subpoena, warrant or order or to protect the rights of GOP or others.
4.2 Business Transition. If GOP goes through a business transition, such as a merger, acquisition
by another company, or sale of all or a portion of its assets, we reserve the right to transfer your
personal information, which will likely be among the assets transferred.
4.2 Contractors and Other Third Party Service Providers. GOP may employ contractors or
other third parties. These contractors or other third parties may have access to your personal
information if necessary to perform services for us; however, they may only use such personal
information for the purpose of performing that function and may not use it for any other purpose.
4.3 Gift Registry. When a visitor to a Site creates a gift registry account enabling donors to
contribute funds for a specific project in honor of a named person (for example, contributing
funds to honor someone's birthday, anniversary or other special event), the named person's
first and last name may be displayed to various users of the Sites; however, no other personal
information about the named person will be disclosed on the Sites. By providing such named
person's first and last name, you represent to GOP that you have permission to provide and grant
GOP the right to disclose such information.
4.4 Matching Contributions. We may disclose your contact information (name, postal address,
email address and telephone number) and donation information (donation amount and supported
projects) to your employer if you have notified us that your employer will match your donation
for the purposes of enabling your employer to make a matching donation. GOP is not responsible
for the privacy practices of your employer. For more information regarding the handling of your
information by your employer, please refer to your employer's privacy policies.
4.5 Third Party Websites. GOP is not responsible for the contents, services or the privacy polices
or practices of websites to which we may provide hyperlinks from these Sites, or of the websites
of its affiliates, sponsors or corporate partners.
Use of the Sites by children (defined as persons under the age of 18) is permitted under the User
Agreement with parental consent and supervision and does not require disclosure of any personal
information about the child. GOP does not wish or intend for any child to provide personally
identifiable data to GOP through use of the Sites.
6.1 General Rule. GOP will only disclose a project contact's first name, email address, personal
phone number, or personal address in select instances outlined below. GOP, however, will
liberally disclose a project organizer's title (Mr., Ms., etc), last name, organizational or project
address, project proposal information, and feedback compiled for funded projects. Recipients of
such information include Site visitors, donors, third party contractors, and other projects.
6.2 Verification of Affiliation. The contact information (name, postal address, email address and
telephone number) of project contacts who have indicated an affiliation with an organization
(e.g., an environmental non-profit, church organization, school, etc.) may be shared with the
associated organization for purposes of verification that the contact belongs to the organization
(See Section 4 above). However, our agreements with the affiliated organizations only permit
them to use such personal information for the purpose of performing that function and prohibits
them from using it for any other purpose.
You have the right to request access to the personal information that we record about you. Your
right includes the right to view such information and copy it in person, or request that a copy of it
be sent to you by mail (for which we may charge you a reasonable fee to cover our costs). Your
right also includes the right to request corrections, amendments or deletions of any personal
information that is in our possession. The procedures that you must follow to request access to or
an amendment to your personal information are as follows:
Submit a request in writing to: Green Our Planet, 1701 Sandecker Ct, Suite 203, Las Vegas,
The request should include your name, address, telephone number, and the recorded information
to which you would like access or the specific information in dispute and the identity of the
document or record that contains the disputed information. The request should state whether
you would like access in person or a copy of the information sent to you by mail. Upon receipt
of your request, we will contact you within thirty (30) business days to arrange providing you
access in person or the copies that you have requested or to notify you either that we have made
the correction, amendment or deletion or that we refuse to do so and the reasons for the refusal,
which you will have an opportunity to challenge.
info@Greenourplanet.org or at: Green Our Planet, 1701 Sandecker Ct, Suite 203, Las Vegas,
We are always glad to hear your questions or comments.
on the Sites. All changes or updates shall be retroactively effective and will supersede all