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Building the first school (2006)

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Privacy Policy

Zahana does not provide, sell, trade or rent email addresses or other personal information to anyone outside the organization.

This website takes every precaution to protect our users information. This website does not collect sensitive information such as credit card numbers, social security numbers or your mailing address.

We send our occasional email newsletter to those users who have signed up to be on our mailing list. Every email from Zahana.org contains an option for the user to unsubscribe. This e-newsletter is sent via Vertical Response and no email or other personal information is kept on this website.

In general, you can visit www.zahana.org without telling us who you are or revealing any personal information about yourself.

We track the Internet address (IP address) of the domains from which people visit us, but the individual user remains anonymous. An IP address is a number that is assigned to your computer when you are using the Internet. Like most websites, we identify your computer by its IP address. We use this to monitor information, such as the number of visitors that visit our website.

We collect some technical information about how you access and use our site with the help of currently Google Analytics and Statcounter. Cookies are small files that a website stores on your computer. We use cookies to collect information such as what type of browser you are using, the website from which you enter zahana.org, and the pages you view as you tour our site. We use this information to improve your experience to help us compile aggregate statistics that allow us to make improvements in design and content to better serve you. You can set your browser to notify you when you are sent a cookie, giving you the chance to decide whether or not to accept it. You can reject cookies or cancel them by instructing your Web browser accordingly and still visit any of the pages at zahana.org.

Online: Currently you have to opportunity to donate to Zahana on-line via GlobalGiving and Donate Now (soon to be discontinued). Any personal information collected in the donation process is governed by the privacy policy of these two agencies and we encourage you to read their policy before submitting any personal information on their respective websites. Zahana.org never gets your personal information such as your credit card number from these two agencies. Zahana is provided with contact information (unless you donated anonymously) of our donors to adequately thank them. As a donor you will be added to the Zahana e-newsletter list. Please note that Zahana has no influence over email or other notifications you might get directly from GlobalGiving or Goundsprings.org.

By check: If you donate to Zahana via a Tides Foundation by check, Zahana will retain your mailing address for the purpose of sending you a written acknowledgement of your donation. Again: Zahana does not provide, sell, trade or rent email addresses or other personal information to anyone outside the organization.

This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that Zahana is not responsible for the privacy practices of other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each and every website that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by this website.

We are committed to this privacy policy. If you have any comments or questions regarding our privacy policy, please contact us at this email address: info1@zahana.org