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Privacy Policy

Orbis is committed to ensuring that the personal information provided by all of our donors, including personal information attained through our website, is treated with respect, kept confidential, and used solely for the purpose for which it was supplied. Outlined below is our policy regarding the protection of donor and visitor information.

Security of Personal Information

Orbis endeavors to ensure the security of personal information and to protect against any loss or misuse of any such information while in our care. All information provided when making an online donation is stored in a secure environment. We request personal information for the purposes of writing to you following your gift and should any problems arise in respect of processing or acknowledging your gift. If contract service providers are used to complete the donation process, they are bound by our security policy and may not divulge your information to any other party.


To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and to ensure the appropriate use of information, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect. Donations made on the www.orbis.org website are secure to the fullest extent possible. We use strong 256-bit encryption through Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology. SSL protects information as it is transferred through the Internet.

Sharing of Information: An Exception

Orbis annually exchanges names and addresses of donors with similar nonprofit organizations. All donors, including donors via the website, are asked each year if they wish to opt out of this program. If you would like to request that Orbis exclude you permanently from the program and never share your name and address with other organizations, please e-mail the address below.

Cookies

Like most websites, Orbis sometimes uses "cookies" to collect anonymous information from visits to our sites to help us provide better service. A cookie is an element of data that a website can send to your browser, which may then be stored on your system. We may use this data to analyze trends and statistics and to help us provide better service. We use cookies to track website usage and to generate statistical information. We do not exchange cookies with other organizations.


You can set your browser to inform you when a cookie is being placed — this way, you have the opportunity to decide whether to accept the cookie. If you are just browsing our site you do not have to accept a cookie and you can still continue browsing the site.

Links to Other Websites

The Orbis website provides hyperlinks to other websites. Orbis’s privacy policy cannot apply to those sites, and we are not responsible for any personal information they may collect. These third-party hyperlinks are only supplied for the convenience of Orbis website visitors.

Policy Amendment

If Orbis needs to amend its privacy policy for statutory reasons or better business practice, the website will immediately be updated.

Contact Information

If you wish to contact Orbis about this privacy policy, please e-mail info@orbis.org, call 1.800-ORBIS.US (1.800.672.4787), or write to: Orbis International, 520 Eighth Avenue, 11th Fl., New York, NY 10018.


Thank you for supporting the sight-saving work of Orbis International.

Privacy Policy

The federal Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA) became law on January 1, 2004, and therefore all organizations are regulated with respect to personal information collected from its constituents. At ORBIS Canada, this includes donors, volunteers and employees.

Where a province enacts legislation similar to the federal Act, the provincial statute will apply within the province, in primacy over the federal statute. The following policy is compliant with the British Columbia legislation Personal Information Protection Act (PIPA), effective January 1, 2004.

Our commitment

ORBIS Canada is committed to protecting the privacy and safeguarding the personal information of all our stakeholders. ORBIS Canada endeavours to adhere to all legislative requirements with respect to privacy. 

To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and to ensure the appropriate use of information, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect. Donations made on our website are secure to the fullest extent possible. We use strong 256-bit encryption through Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology. SSL protects information as it is transferred through the Internet.

We understand that personal information must be protected and therefore, ORBIS Canada will:

  • Provide the highest level of confidentiality around the collection, use and disclosure of your personal information
  • Collect and use your personal data only with your knowledge and solely for the purpose you are seeking
  • Ask your permission before disclosing any personal information
  • Recognize your right of access to your personal information
  • Be available to respond to your questions and concerns about the way we handle the privacy of your personal information

Our privacy principles

Our 10 privacy principles are:

  • Accountability

Every employee and volunteer of ORBIS Canada is responsible for maintaining and protecting personal information under his or her control. ORBIS Canada has designated our executive director as ORBIS’s privacy officer, and any queries should be directed to this individual.

  • Disclosure of reasons behind data collection

The purposes for which personal information is collected shall be identified at or before the time the information is collected, for instance, at the time of registration.
Consent
The knowledge and consent of the individual are required for the collection, use or disclosure of personal information.

  • Limiting collection

The collection of personal information shall be limited to that which is necessary for the purposes identified by the organization. Information shall be collected by fair and lawful means.

  • Limitations on use, disclosure and retention of personal information

Personal information shall not be used or disclosed for purposes other than those for which it was collected, except with the consent of the individual or as required by law. Personal information shall be retained only as long as necessary for the fulfilment of those purposes.

  • Accuracy

Personal information shall be as accurate, complete and up-to-date as is necessary for the purposes for which it is to be used.

  • Safeguards

Personal information shall be protected by security safeguards appropriate to the sensitivity of the information.

  • Openness

ORBIS Canada shall make readily available to individuals specific information about its policies and practices relating to the management of personal information.

  • Individual access

Upon request, an individual shall be informed of the existence, use and disclosure of his or her personal information and shall be given access to that information. An individual shall be able to challenge the accuracy and completeness of the information and have it amended as appropriate.

  • Challenging compliance/Providing recourse

An individual shall be able to address a challenge concerning compliance with the above principles to the designated individual or individuals accountable for the organization’s compliance.

Complaints

An individual may complain to ORBIS Canada’s privacy officer, who can be reached by e-mail at infocanada@orbis.org, by phone at 1.877.ORBIS.CA (1.877.672.4722), or by fax at 416.413.9115.

If the response is not satisfactory, an individual may complain, in writing to: Chair of the Board of Directors of ORBIS Canada, 375-340 College Street, Toronto, ON, M5T 3A9.  If the matter cannot be resolved, an individual may file a complaint with the Privacy Commissioner of Canada (or applicable provincial body) about any alleged breaches of the law.

Orbis is committed to ensuring that the personal information provided by all of our donors, including personal information attained through our website, is treated with respect, kept confidential, and used solely for the purpose for which it was supplied. Outlined below is our policy regarding the protection of donor and visitor information.

Security of Personal Information

Orbis endeavors to ensure the security of personal information and to protect against any loss or misuse of any such information while in our care. All information provided when making an online donation is stored in a secure environment. We request personal information for the purposes of writing to you following your gift and should any problems arise in respect of processing or acknowledging your gift. If contract service providers are used to complete the donation process, they are bound by our security policy and may not divulge your information to any other party.


To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and to ensure the appropriate use of information, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect. Donations made on the www.orbis.org website are secure to the fullest extent possible. We use strong 256-bit encryption through Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology. SSL protects information as it is transferred through the Internet.

Sharing of Information: An Exception

Orbis annually exchanges names and addresses of donors with similar nonprofit organizations. All donors, including donors via the website, are asked each year if they wish to opt out of this program. If you would like to request that Orbis exclude you permanently from the program and never share your name and address with other organizations, please e-mail the address below.

Cookies

Like most websites, Orbis sometimes uses "cookies" to collect anonymous information from visits to our sites to help us provide better service. A cookie is an element of data that a website can send to your browser, which may then be stored on your system. We may use this data to analyze trends and statistics and to help us provide better service. We use cookies to track website usage and to generate statistical information. We do not exchange cookies with other organizations.


You can set your browser to inform you when a cookie is being placed — this way, you have the opportunity to decide whether to accept the cookie. If you are just browsing our site you do not have to accept a cookie and you can still continue browsing the site.

Links to Other Websites

The Orbis website provides hyperlinks to other websites. Orbis’s privacy policy cannot apply to those sites, and we are not responsible for any personal information they may collect. These third-party hyperlinks are only supplied for the convenience of Orbis website visitors.

Policy Amendment

If Orbis needs to amend its privacy policy for statutory reasons or better business practice, the website will immediately be updated.

Contact Information

If you wish to contact Orbis about this privacy policy, please e-mail info@orbis.org, call 1.800-ORBIS.US (1.800.672.4787), or write to: Orbis International, 520 Eighth Avenue, 11th Fl., New York, NY 10018.


Thank you for supporting the sight-saving work of Orbis International.

Privacy Policy

ORBIS is committed to ensuring that the personal information provided by all of our donors, including personal information attained through our website, is treated with respect, kept confidential, and used solely for the purpose for which it was supplied. Outlined below is our policy regarding the protection of donor and visitor information.

Security of personal information

ORBIS endeavors to ensure the security of personal information and to protect against any loss or misuse of any such information while in our care. All information provided when making an online donation is stored in a secure environment. We request personal information for the purposes of writing to you following your gift and should any problems arise in respect of processing or acknowledging your gift. If contract service providers are used to complete the donation process, they are bound by our security policy and may not divulge your information to any other party.

To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and to ensure the appropriate use of information, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect. Online donations made to ORBIS Hong Kong are handled by our online merchant AsiaPay. Together we collaborate to make sure all donations made through our website are secure to the fullest extent possible. We use strong 256-bit encryption through Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology. SSL protects information as it is transferred through the Internet. To find out more about AsiaPay visit www.paydollar.com.

Cookies

Like most websites, ORBIS sometimes uses "cookies" to collect anonymous information from visits to our sites to help us provide better service. A cookie is an element of data that a website can send to your browser, which may then be stored on your system. We may use this data to analyze trends and statistics and to help us provide better service. We use cookies to track website usage and to generate statistical information. We do not exchange cookies with other organizations.

You can set your browser to inform you when a cookie is being placed - this way, you have the opportunity to decide whether to accept the cookie. If you are just browsing our site  you do not have to accept a cookie and you can still continue browsing the site.

Links to other websites

The ORBIS website provides hyperlinks to other websites. ORBIS’ privacy policy cannot apply to those sites, and we are not responsible for any personal information they may collect. These third-party hyperlinks are only supplied for the convenience of ORBIS website visitors.

Policy amendment

If ORBIS needs to amend its privacy policy for statutory reasons or better business practice, the website will immediately be updated.

Important notice on Personal Data Usage

To keep you in-line with ORBIS' sight saving initiatives, we may use your contact information to provide you with the latest updates on our frontline projects, fundraising and/or events purposes only.

Any personal data collected will be kept strictly confidential and handled in accordance with applicable laws. If you do not wish to receive the information mentioned in any means, please make your request along with your name, contact number and email address, and return to us either by post, phone, email, fax or in person.

If you do not wish to receive these updates through emails, you may click the unsubscribe link as shown in our electronic promotional materials.

Contact information

If you wish to contact ORBIS about this privacy policy, please e-mail info@hk.orbis.org, call 852-2877-9373, or write to: ORBIS Hong Kong, Room 12, 1/F, Victoria Centre, 15 Watson Rd., North Point, Hong Kong.

Thank you for supporting the sight-saving work of ORBIS International.

Privacy Policy

ORBIS is committed to ensuring that the personal information provided by all of our donors, including personal information attained through our website, is treated with respect, kept confidential, and used solely for the purpose for which it was supplied. Outlined below is our policy regarding the protection of donor and visitor information.

Security of personal information

ORBIS endeavors to ensure the security of personal information and to protect against any loss or misuse of any such information while in our care. All information provided when making an online donation is stored in a secure environment. We request personal information for the purposes of writing to you following your gift and should any problems arise in respect of processing or acknowledging your gift. If contract service providers are used to complete the donation process, they are bound by our security policy and may not divulge your information to any other party.

To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and to ensure the appropriate use of information, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect. Donations made to ORBIS Ireland through the website are handle by our online merchant WorldPay. Together we collaborate to make sure all donations made are secure to the fullest extent possible. We use strong 256-bit encryption through Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology. SSL protects information as it is transferred through the Internet. To find out more about PayDollar visit www.worldpay.com.

Sharing of information: An exception

ORBIS annually exchanges names and addresses of donors with similar nonprofit organizations.  All donors, including donors via the website, are asked each year if they wish to opt out of this program. If you would like to request that ORBIS exclude you permanently from the program and never share your name and address with other organizations, please e-mail the address below.

Cookies

Like most websites, ORBIS may place a “cookie” on the visitor’s computer. A cookie is an element of data that a website can send to your browser, which may then be stored on your system. We may use this data to analyze trends and statistics and to help us provide better service. We do not exchange cookies with other organizations.
You can set your browser to inform you when a cookie is being placed - this way, you have the opportunity to decide whether to accept the cookie. If you are just browsing our site  you do not have to accept a cookie and you can still continue browsing the site.

Links to other websites

The ORBIS website provides hyperlinks to other websites. ORBIS’s privacy policy cannot apply to those sites, and we are not responsible for any personal information they may collect. These third-party hyperlinks are only supplied for the convenience of ORBIS website visitors.

Policy amendment

If ORBIS needs to amend its privacy policy for statutory reasons or better business practice, the website will immediately be updated.

Contact information

If you wish to contact ORBIS about this privacy policy, please e-mail info@orbis.org, call 1.800-ORBIS.US (1.800.672..4787), or write to: ORBIS International, 520 Eighth Avenue, 11th Fl, New York, NY 10018.

Thank you for supporting the sight-saving work of ORBIS International.

Privacy Policy

ORBIS is committed to ensuring that the personal information provided by all of our donors, including personal information attained through our website, is treated with respect, kept confidential, and used solely for the purpose for which it was supplied. Outlined below is our policy regarding the protection of donor and visitor information.

Security of personal information

ORBIS endeavors to ensure the security of personal information and to protect against any loss or misuse of any such information while in our care. All information provided when making an online donation is stored in a secure environment. We request personal information for the purposes of writing to you following your gift and should any problems arise in respect of processing or acknowledging your gift. If contract service providers are used to complete the donation process, they are bound by our security policy and may not divulge your information to any other party.

To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and to ensure the appropriate use of information, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect. Online donations made to ORBIS Macau are handled by our online merchant AsiaPay. Together we collaborate to make sure all donations made through our website are secure to the fullest extent possible. We use strong 256-bit encryption through Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology. SSL protects information as it is transferred through the Internet. To find out more about AsiaPay visit www.paydollar.com.

Cookies

Like most websites, ORBIS may place a “cookie” on the visitor’s computer. A cookie is an element of data that a website can send to your browser, which may then be stored on your system. We may use this data to analyze trends and statistics and to help us provide better service. We do not exchange cookies with other organizations.
You can set your browser to inform you when a cookie is being placed - this way, you have the opportunity to decide whether to accept the cookie. If you are just browsing our site you do not have to accept a cookie and you can still continue browsing the site.

Links to other websites

The ORBIS website provides hyperlinks to other websites. ORBIS’s privacy policy cannot apply to those sites, and we are not responsible for any personal information they may collect. These third-party hyperlinks are only supplied for the convenience of ORBIS website visitors.

Policy amendment

If ORBIS needs to amend its privacy policy for statutory reasons or better business practice, the website will immediately be updated.

Important notice on Personal Data Usage

To keep you in-line with ORBIS' sight saving initiatives, we may use your contact information to provide you with the latest updates on our frontline projects, fundraising and/or events purposes only.

Any personal data collected will be kept strictly confidential and handled in accordance with applicable laws. If you do not wish to receive the information mentioned in any means, please make your request along with your name, contact number and email address, and return to us either by post, phone, email, fax or in person.

If you do not wish to receive these updates through emails, you may click the unsubscribe link as shown in our electronic promotional materials.

Contact information

If you wish to contact ORBIS about this privacy policy, please e-mail info@mo.orbis.org, call 853-2830-0787, or write to: ORBIS Macau, P.O. Box 478, Macau.

Thank you for supporting the sight-saving work of ORBIS International.

Privacy Policy

The processing of your personal data is governed by the Data Protection Act 1998. If you have any questions regarding our privacy statement, please contact:

ORBIS
4th Floor, Fergusson House
124-128 City Road
London EC1V 2NJ

Tel: +44 (0)20 7608 7260
Email: info@orbis.org.uk

ORBIS is registered with the Information Commissioner for the United Kingdom.

How do we collect information?

When you contact ORBIS regarding our activities, register as a supporter, send or receive information or make a donation to us, you provide us with personal information.

What information do we collect?

  • Financial information

In order to process financial transactions, we may ask you for your bank or credit card details. All online transactions use 256-bit encryption through Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology. SSL protects information as it is transferred through the Internet.

  • Personal information

When you supply information such as your name or email address, we are legally obliged by the Data Protection Act 1998 to ensure that we only use this information for the purpose for which it was requested, and to ensure that it is kept securely.

What does providing your personal information mean?

When you provide us with personal data, such as your name or email address, you consent to the collection and use of this information for a specified purpose.

Will we disclose the information we have collected to outside parties?

We may pass your information to our service providers, associated organisations and, if you give your consent, other related organisations that may share the aims and objectives of ORBIS UK. If you do not want this to happen, please tick the box where provided. We may also disclose your information if required to do so by law.

Do we use cookies?

Yes. Cookies are pieces of information that are sent to your computer by ORBIS when you log onto our website. They are stored on your computer's hard drive, allowing us to recognise you as a user when you next visit. We may also use this data to analyze trends and statistics and to help us provide better service. If you do not want cookies to be stored on your PC, it is possible to disable this function without affecting your navigation around the site.

How do you disable cookies?

In Internet Explorer, click on Tools, then on Settings, then on the Privacy tab. Use the slider bar to select the level of privacy you want.

In Firefox, click on Tools, then on Options, then on Privacy, then on the Cookies tab. From this menu, you can choose your level of privacy.

You can find more detailed information on disabling cookies at www.allaboutcookies.org.

Can you gain access to your personal information?

You may request a copy of your personal information on file with ORBIS UK by contacting the data protection officer. We may charge a small fee for this.

Updating your information

If any of your personal information changes or you find that our records are out of date, please contact us at the address above.

Children's data

When you register with us, you are stating that you are over 18 years of age or are a minor acting with parental consent. You agree that any information you provide to us about yourself upon registration or at any time is true.

Confidentiality

We cannot be held responsible for the privacy of data collected by websites not owned or managed by ORBIS UK.

Notification of change of privacy policy

We reserve the right to amend this privacy statement. You are advised to visit this website section periodically in order to keep up-to-date with the changes in our privacy policy.

Orbis is committed to ensuring that the personal information provided by all of our donors, including personal information attained through our website, is treated with respect, kept confidential, and used solely for the purpose for which it was supplied. Outlined below is our policy regarding the protection of donor and visitor information.

Security of Personal Information

Orbis endeavors to ensure the security of personal information and to protect against any loss or misuse of any such information while in our care. All information provided when making an online donation is stored in a secure environment. We request personal information for the purposes of writing to you following your gift and should any problems arise in respect of processing or acknowledging your gift. If contract service providers are used to complete the donation process, they are bound by our security policy and may not divulge your information to any other party.


To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and to ensure the appropriate use of information, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect. Donations made on the www.orbis.org website are secure to the fullest extent possible. We use strong 256-bit encryption through Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology. SSL protects information as it is transferred through the Internet.

Sharing of Information: An Exception

Orbis annually exchanges names and addresses of donors with similar nonprofit organizations. All donors, including donors via the website, are asked each year if they wish to opt out of this program. If you would like to request that Orbis exclude you permanently from the program and never share your name and address with other organizations, please e-mail the address below.

Cookies

Like most websites, Orbis sometimes uses "cookies" to collect anonymous information from visits to our sites to help us provide better service. A cookie is an element of data that a website can send to your browser, which may then be stored on your system. We may use this data to analyze trends and statistics and to help us provide better service. We use cookies to track website usage and to generate statistical information. We do not exchange cookies with other organizations.


You can set your browser to inform you when a cookie is being placed — this way, you have the opportunity to decide whether to accept the cookie. If you are just browsing our site you do not have to accept a cookie and you can still continue browsing the site.

Links to Other Websites

The Orbis website provides hyperlinks to other websites. Orbis’s privacy policy cannot apply to those sites, and we are not responsible for any personal information they may collect. These third-party hyperlinks are only supplied for the convenience of Orbis website visitors.

Policy Amendment

If Orbis needs to amend its privacy policy for statutory reasons or better business practice, the website will immediately be updated.

Contact Information

If you wish to contact Orbis about this privacy policy, please e-mail info@orbis.org, call 1.800-ORBIS.US (1.800.672.4787), or write to: Orbis International, 520 Eighth Avenue, 11th Fl., New York, NY 10018.


Thank you for supporting the sight-saving work of Orbis International.

Orbis is committed to ensuring that the personal information provided by all of our donors, including personal information attained through our website, is treated with respect, kept confidential, and used solely for the purpose for which it was supplied. Outlined below is our policy regarding the protection of donor and visitor information.

Security of Personal Information

Orbis endeavors to ensure the security of personal information and to protect against any loss or misuse of any such information while in our care. All information provided when making an online donation is stored in a secure environment. We request personal information for the purposes of writing to you following your gift and should any problems arise in respect of processing or acknowledging your gift. If contract service providers are used to complete the donation process, they are bound by our security policy and may not divulge your information to any other party.

To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and to ensure the appropriate use of information, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect. Donations made on the www.orbis.org website are secure to the fullest extent possible. We use strong 256-bit encryption through Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology. SSL protects information as it is transferred through the Internet.

Sharing of Information: An Exception

Orbis annually exchanges names and addresses of donors with similar nonprofit organizations. All donors, including donors via the website, are asked each year if they wish to opt out of this program. If you would like to request that Orbis exclude you permanently from the program and never share your name and address with other organizations, please e-mail the address below.

Cookies

Like most websites, Orbis sometimes uses "cookies" to collect anonymous information from visits to our sites to help us provide better service. A cookie is an element of data that a website can send to your browser, which may then be stored on your system. We may use this data to analyze trends and statistics and to help us provide better service. We use cookies to track website usage and to generate statistical information. We do not exchange cookies with other organizations.

You can set your browser to inform you when a cookie is being placed — this way, you have the opportunity to decide whether to accept the cookie. If you are just browsing our site you do not have to accept a cookie and you can still continue browsing the site.

Links to Other Websites

The Orbis website provides hyperlinks to other websites. Orbis’s privacy policy cannot apply to those sites, and we are not responsible for any personal information they may collect. These third-party hyperlinks are only supplied for the convenience of Orbis website visitors.

Policy Amendment

If Orbis needs to amend its privacy policy for statutory reasons or better business practice, the website will immediately be updated.

Contact Information

If you wish to contact Orbis about this privacy policy, please e-mail info@orbis.org, call 1.800-ORBIS.US (1.800.672.4787), or write to: Orbis International, 520 Eighth Avenue, 11th Fl., New York, NY 10018.

Thank you for supporting the sight-saving work of Orbis International.

The processing of your personal data is governed by the Data Protection Act 1998. If you have any questions regarding our privacy statement, please contact:

Orbis
4th Floor, Fergusson House
124-128 City Road
London EC1V 2NJ

Tel: 44 (0)20 7608 7260
Email: info@orbis.org.uk

Orbis is registered with the Information Commissioner for the United Kingdom.

How do we collect information?

When you contact Orbis regarding our activities, register as a supporter, send or receive information or make a donation to us, you provide us with personal information.

What information do we collect?

Financial information

In order to process financial transactions, we may ask you for your bank or credit card details. All online transactions use 256-bit encryption through Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology. SSL protects information as it is transferred through the Internet.

Personal information

When you supply information such as your name or email address, we are legally obliged by the Data Protection Act 1998 to ensure that we only use this information for the purpose for which it was requested, and to ensure that it is kept securely.

What does providing your personal information mean?

When you provide us with personal data, such as your name or email address, you consent to the collection and use of this information for a specified purpose.

Will we disclose the information we have collected to outside parties?

We may pass your information to our service providers, associated organisations and, if you give your consent, other related organisations that may share the aims and objectives of Orbis UK. If you do not want this to happen, please tick the box where provided. We may also disclose your information if required to do so by law.

Making an online donation to Orbis UK

Orbis UK is the operating name of Orbis Charitable Trust, a registered charity in the United Kingdom (registered charity number 1061352). If you choose to make a donation online via the Orbis UK website you will be donating in (GBP) Pound Sterling to Orbis charitable trust and using our online payment system provided by Valldata.

If you have made a donation in error or would like to amend your donation, please contact our Individual Giving Team who will be happy help you:
Call +44 (0)20 7608 7260, email info@orbis.org.uk or write to Orbis, 4th Floor Fergusson House, 124-128 City Road, London EC1V 2NJ.

Orbis Charitable Trust reserves the right to refuse a refund of a donation given over 30 days previously.

What are Cookies

Cookies are pieces of information that are sent to your computer (or other device) by a website when you visit. They are stored on your device allowing a website to recognise you when you visit.

Do we use cookies?

Yes. Orbis uses this data to analyze trends and statistics to help us provide a better service. Orbis does not use cookies to collect personally identifiable information about you. If you do not want cookies to be used there are various options to disable or opt-out without affecting your navigation around our site, however this may restrict functionality in some areas.

What cookies do we use?

Cookies are used to adjust the text-size on a page, disabling cookies may impact on this functionality.

Third-party cookies

By using the Orbis website or by performing certain actions (such as using a social sharing button) certain other sites may also set cookies.

Making a donation:

Cookies are used in-order to take a donation online, if you want to donate without the use of cookies please donate via an alternative route such as over the phone or by post.

Analytics:

Orbis uses Google Analytics to produce anonymous data which we use to measure trends and statistics helping us provide a better service.
You can opt-out of Google Analytics here. (Note this opt-out will extend to all sites using Google Analytics, not just Orbis.)

Embedded Content:

Orbis sometimes embeds photos and video content from websites such as YouTube and Flickr. As a result, when you visit a page with content embedded from these sites you may be presented with cookies from them. Orbis does not control the dissemination of these cookies. You should check the relevant third party website for more information.

Social Media Sharing Icons, Buttons and Widgets:

We would like to inform you that the Orbis website uses embedded ‘share’ buttons to enable users of the site to easily share pages with their friends through a number of popular social networks. These sites may also set cookies. Orbis does not control the dissemination of these cookies and you should check the relevant third party website for more information about these.

How do you disable cookies?

If you wish to restrict or block the cookies which are set by Orbis, or any other website, you can do this through your browser settings. The Help function within your browser should tell you how.

You can find detailed information on cookies and how to disable them at www.allaboutcookies.org.

To restrict cookies on your mobile device you will need to refer to the instruction manual of your handset.

Signing up to or reveiving emails from Orbis UK

When you sign-up to receive emails from Orbis UK you agree to allow us to use cookies and similar technologies to help us send you relevant information and to improve your online experience. If you do not want these technologies to be used in relation to EMAIL, you can unsubscribe here.

Can you gain access to your personal information?

You may request a copy of your personal information on file with Orbis UK by contacting the data protection officer. We may charge a small fee for this.

Updating your information

If any of your personal information changes or you find that our records are out of date, please contact us at the address above.

Children's data

When you register with us, you are stating that you are over 18 years of age or are a minor acting with parental consent. You agree that any information you provide to us about yourself upon registration or at any time is true.

Confidentiality

We cannot be held responsible for the privacy of data collected by websites not owned or managed by Orbis UK.

Notification of change of privacy policy

We reserve the right to amend this privacy statement. You are advised to visit this website section periodically in order to keep up-to-date with the changes in our privacy policy.