Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy


This privacy statement describes the privacy practices for the Quds An Nur  website.  Quds An Nur is committed to protecting the privacy of our valued customers. 


This Privacy Policy describes how your personal information is collected, used, and shared when you visit, donate or make a purchase from our website or mobile website at www.qudsannur.com.


The Quds An Nur Privacy Policy notifies you of the information we collect from you during your use of our site, how that information is used, the organizations and people with whom we may share that information and what choices are available to you in regards to the collection, use and distribution of the information. This policy also details the security procedures in place to protect the loss, misuse or alteration of information under Quds An Nur control, and how you can change, or correct inaccuracies in your personal information. This personal information will not be used for any purpose other than that for which it is collected and we shall identify the purposes for which personal information is collected at or prior to its collection.


Quds An Nur strives to protect the privacy of the financial and personal information of its supporters at all times. We commit to taking every possible step to ensure that the information is safeguarded at every stage and is used only for the purposes designated by donors.

 

PERSONAL INFORMATION WE COLLECT

 

When you visit the Site, we automatically collect certain information about your device, geolocation, including information about your web browser, IP address, time zone, some of the cookies that are installed on your device and unique device identifiers, device or session IDs, and network information and hardware (e.g., computer or mobile device). We collect information on you when you interact with our shopping programs, buy our products, browse our websites, reach out to us for customer support or c​onnect to our services using third-party accounts, such as your email, social media account(s).  

 

 Additionally, as you browse the Site, we collect information about the individual web pages or products that you view, what websites or search terms referred you to the Site, and information about how you interact with the Site. We refer to this automatically-collected information as “Device Information.”

 

We collect Information using the following technologies:

 

- “Cookies” are data files that are placed on your device or computer and often include an anonymous unique identifier. For more information about cookies, and how to disable cookies, visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org.

- “Log files” track actions occurring on the Site, and collect data including your IP address, browser type, Internet service provider, referring/exit pages, and date/time stamps.

- “Web beacons,” “tags,” and “pixels” are electronic files used to record information about how you browse the Site.

 -  Location-identifying technologies

 -  Monitoring along with analyzing trends, usage, and activities

 

 Additionally when you donate or make a purchase or attempt to make a purchase/donate through the Site, we collect certain information from you, purchase history, recent orders including your name, mailing address, billing address, shipping address, payment information (such as payment account name, payment account number, payment card expiration date, and billing address) email address, and phone number. We refer to this information as “Order Information.”


When we talk about “Personal Information” in this Privacy Policy, we are talking both about Device Information and Order Information.

 

HOW DO WE USE YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION?

 

We use your personal information to manage your accounts for: (a) Ensuring your account is properly registered by verifying your email address (b) Managing your transactions to ensure fulfillment (c  ) Tracking your shopping to ensure donations are raised and donated (d) Provide you with the customer service support as needed


In order to process credit card transactions online it is necessary to collect some information. The name of the donor, the address of the donor, the payment type, the credit card number and expiration date, and the amount of the donation are required to process any transaction. 


In addition, Quds An Nur collects a telephone number and email address from those individuals in case we must contact users because of an inaccurate name, credit card number or expiration date.                          


From time to time we mail information about the activities of our association to those who are interested in Quds An Nur’s activities. We may also use your information to contact you to solicit for funds to support specific campaigns through mailings and calling.           


We also use the Donor/Order Information that we collect generally to fulfill any orders placed through the Site (including processing your payment information, arranging for shipping, and providing you with invoices and/or order confirmations).


Additionally, we use this Donor/Order Information to: communicate with you, screen our orders for potential risk or fraud; and when in line with the preferences you have shared with us, provide you with information or advertising relating to our fundraising products or services.


Personal information is used to improve our services from time to time. By closely overseeing and analyzing trends and usages of our visitors, we enhance our marketing, websites, products and services. From time to time we share information with our affiliates to improve their products and services based on your usage and trends.  

 

We use the Device Information that we collect to help us screen for potential risk and fraud (in particular, your IP address), and more generally to improve and optimize our Site (for example, by generating analytics about how our customers browse and interact with the Site, and to assess the success of our marketing and advertising campaigns).

 

SHARING YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION

 

We share your Personal Information with third parties, service providers and business partners (including Company affiliates) to deliver our products and services and may be located in the United States and Canada

 

For example, we use Shopify to power our online store--you can read more about how Shopify uses your Personal Information here: https://www.shopify.com/legal/privacy. 

We use your Personal Information with our service providers that provide customer service support, payment processing, fulfill your orders, maintain our database, monitor donations, delivery of products and services, and carry out other business functions for us, under contracts and agreements all in compliance with information data security measures. 


Your Personal Information will not be sold to any of our third parties, service providers and business partners (including Company affiliates). 


We also use Google Analytics to help us understand how our customers use the Site--you can read more about how Google uses your Personal Information here: https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/. You can also opt-out of Google Analytics here: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

 

Finally, we may also share your Personal Information to comply with applicable laws and regulations, to respond to a subpoena, search warrant or other lawful request for information we receive, or to otherwise protect our rights.

 

As described above, we use your Personal Information to provide you with targeted advertisements or marketing communications we believe may be of interest to you. For more information about how targeted advertising works, you can visit the Network Advertising Initiative’s (“NAI”) educational page at http://www.networkadvertising.org/understanding-online-advertising/how-does-it-work.


We will not sell, share, or rent this information to others, except that: We use an outside shipping company to ship orders, or we are using a third-party affiliates, product suppliers and a credit card processing company to bill users for goods and services. These companies do not retain, share, store or use personally identifiable information for any secondary purposes. We (or our consultants) may also contact you from time to time with voluntary surveys to gather information to better serve you.


YOUR CHOICES


It is your choice to provide us information or decline certain types of information to us.  However, if you choose not to provide us some information it limits certain features we offer on our platform. We do request an email address from everyone that visits our website to email information about your donations. We only send you regular communications about our features and services if you subscribe to receive.  Our users have the right to unsubscribe from receiving communications, by clicking the unsubscribe on their emails or contacting us support@qudsannur.com. 


If at any time a user wishes to have his or her name and personal information deleted from our records or if a donor would like to make changes to their personal information, including his or her name, address, phone number, email address, credit card information, etc., we comply as quickly as possible. To remove your name and address from our records or to make changes to your account please send an email to support@qudsannur.com


You can opt out of targeted advertising by:

COMMON LINKS INCLUDE:

FACEBOOK - https://www.facebook.com/settings/?tab=ads

GOOGLE - https://www.google.com/settings/ads/anonymous

BING - https://advertise.bingads.microsoft.com/en-us/resources/policies/personalized-ads

Additionally, you can opt out of some of these services by visiting the Digital Advertising Alliance’s opt-out portal at: http://optout.aboutads.info/. 


COOKIE POLICY

 

We use cookies to recognize your browser or device.  These Cookies are used to provide and improve Quds An Nur services to track information about traffic to the Website and how users use the Website. The information gathered via these Cookies may directly or indirectly identify you as an individual visitor. This is because the information collected is typically linked to a pseudonymous identifier associated with the device you use to access the Website. We may also use these Cookies to test new pages, features or new functionality of the Website to see how our users react to them

 

DO NOT TRACK

Please note that we do not alter our Site’s data collection and use practices when we see a Do Not Track signal from your browser.

 

If you are a European resident, you have the right to access personal information we hold about you and to ask that your personal information be corrected, updated, or deleted. If you would like to exercise this right, please contact us through the contact information below.

 

Additionally, if you are a European resident we note that we are processing your information in order to fulfill contracts we might have with you (for example if you make an order through the Site), or otherwise to pursue our legitimate business interests listed above. Additionally, please note that your information will be transferred outside of Europe, including to Canada and the United States.

 

DATA RETENTION

Quds An Nur will retain your personal data only for as long as is necessary for the purposes set out in this Privacy Policy. We will retain and use your personal data to the extent necessary to comply with our legal obligations (for example, if we are required to retain your data to comply with applicable laws), resolve disputes, and enforce our legal agreements and policies.


The Quds An Nur will also retain Usage Data for internal analysis purposes. Usage Data is generally retained for a shorter period of time, except when this data is used to strengthen the security or to improve the functionality of Our Service, or We are legally obligated to retain this data for longer time period


When you place an order, donate or use any of our other services through the Site or use any of our information, we will maintain your information for our records unless and until you ask us to delete this information.



ANALYTICS, ADVERTISING, TARGETING, TRACKING

Third-Party Advertisers and Links to Other Websites: Quds An Nur may include third-party advertising and links to other websites and apps. Third-party partners may collect information about you when you interact with their contentand  and services.  They can use cookies, pixels, and other technologies to gather information about your usage such as IP address, pages visited, browser details, browsing history, links viewed, purchases, conversion and click-stream data. 

Use of Third-Party Advertising Services: We may use service providers to show advertisements to you to help support and maintain our service and products.We provide ad companies with information that allows them to serve you with more products and services based on your preferences.



THIRD-PARTY WEBSITES

We provide products and services to hyperlinks of online companies, retailers, other websites and/or locations that are not under our control.  These third party websites are controlled and administered by them, and therefore our Privacy Policy is not applicable to these Third-Party Websites. We do not represent the policies and business practices of these third party websites.  Please review the policies of these Third Party Websites as you visit them and be informed. 

 

MINORS

The Site is not intended for individuals under the age of 10.


GDPR

By using our website, you (the visitor) agree to allow third parties to process your IP address, in order to determine your location for the purpose of currency conversion. You also agree to have that currency stored in a session cookie in your browser (a temporary cookie which gets automatically removed when you close your browser). We do this in order for the selected currency to remain selected and consistent when browsing our website so that the prices can convert to your (the visitor) local currency.


DATA & SECURITY DISCLAIMER

This site contains links to other sites. Quds An Nur assumes no responsibility for those sites including the privacy practices or the content of such web sites. The site has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control. Quds An Nur makes every effort to ensure the secure collection and transmission of sensitive user information, including credit card information, using industry accepted data collection and encryption methodologies. 


The confidential use of this site cannot be guaranteed by Quds An Nur. Quds An Nur shall not be responsible for any harm that the visitors or any person may suffer as a result of a breach of confidentiality in respect to the use of this site or any information transmitted to this site. While Quds An Nur makes every effort to ensure that any software available to be downloaded from Quds An Nur website is free of any software virus, it cannot guarantee that the material is free from any or all software viruses.  Quds An Nur  is not responsible for any loss or damage however caused by the software and related codes, including viruses. 



CHANGES TO THIS PRIVACY POLICY

We may update this privacy policy from time to time in order to reflect, for example, changes to our practices or for other operational, legal or regulatory reasons.

YOUR CONSENT

By using www.qudsannur.com, you consent to our collection and use of your personal information as described here in this Privacy Policy.

 

CONTACT US

 

For more information about our privacy practices, if you have questions, or if you would like to make a complaint, please contact us by email at support@qudsannur.com or by mail using the details provided below:

 

439 University Avenue, Suite 1701, Toronto, ON, M5G 1Y8, Canada

Updated: 4 October 2021