We gather and use certain information about users of our Website in order to provide products and services and to enable certain functions on this website.
We also collect information to better understand how visitors use this website and to present timely, relevant information to them.
What data we gather
We collect some information from you automatically as you navigate the Website to enhance the functionality of the Website. This includes [usage details, IP addresses, and] information collected through cookies.
Cookies are small text files which are stored on your computer and establish an identifying temporary tag on your computer. These cookies are used for interactive parts of the website, for example, when a search query is done. These cookies do not contain personal information. Most Internet web browsers may be customized to reject cookies, to only accept or reject cookies by user intervention, or to delete cookies. However, some features may not function properly without cookies.
We also collect data through a number of forms that you may complete on our website, including:
Membership application form
Available Space form
Open Jobs form
Job Application form
Mailing list subscription form
We may collect the following information, which includes information by which you may be personally identified (“Personal Information”):
Contact information including telephone numbers and email addresses
Financial information related to household and businesses
Other information relevant to client enquiries, space listings, job applications and postings, events, and surveys
Children Under the Age of 16
Our Website is not intended for children under 16 years of age. No one under age 16 may provide any information to or on the Website. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 16. If we learn we have collected or received personal information from a child under 16 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information. If you believe we might have any information from or about a child under 16, please contact us at [email protected].
How we use these data
Collecting these data helps us understand what you are looking for from the organization, enabling us to deliver improved products and services.
Specifically, we may use data:
To present our Website and its contents to you
For our own internal records
To report to our funders on services provided under grants and contract
To improve the services we provide
To contact you in response to a specific inquiry
To send you promotional emails about products, services, offers and other things we think might be relevant to you
To contact you via email, telephone or mail for market research reasons
To notify you about changes to our Website or any products or services we offer or provide through it
To fulfil any other purpose for which you provide it
In any other way we may describe when you provide the information
SFMade partners with other companies (such as GiveSmart and Square) for payment and donation processing, and the payment information you submit is collected and used by them in accordance with their privacy policies (for GiveSmart click here; for Square’s click here).
SFMade does not sell, rent or lease its client lists to third parties.
Email subscription policy
By submitting information on the email subscription forms on our site, you are granting us permission to email you.
You may unsubscribe via the link found at the bottom of every email.
How we disclose these data
We may disclose aggregated information about our users, and information that does not identify any individual, without restriction.
To our contractors, service providers, and other third parties we use to support our business
To fulfil the purpose for which you provide it
For any other purpose disclosed by us when you provide the information
With your consent
We may also disclose your Personal Information:
To comply with any court order, law, or legal process, including to respond to any government or regulatory request.
If we believe disclosure is necessary or appropriate to protect the rights, property or safety of SFMade or others.
Links from our site
Our website may contain links to other websites.
Please note that we have no control of websites outside our domain. If you provide information to a website to which we link, we are not responsible for its protection and privacy.
Always be wary when submitting data to websites. Read the site’s data protection and privacy policies fully.