As the fiscal sponsor of Stronger Foundations for Nutrition, The Eleanor Crook Foundation (“Foundation,” “we,” “our,” or “us”) owns and/or operates this website (together with any other websites owned and/or operated by the Foundation, the “Sites”). The Sites are provided by the Foundation to the person accessing the Sites (“you” or “your”).
1. Information We Collect and How it is Used and Shared
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• Email address
• Mailing address
• Organizational Affiliation
• Telephone number
When you provide it to us by:
• Signing up for our email list-serve.
• Submitting an application for a grant or other assistance, request, proposal, renewal, or report.
• Submitting other forms.
• Participating in certain other features of the Sites.
• To communicate with you about Foundation updates, including grant and career opportunities.
• To verify identity and ensure the integrity of the grant and other Foundation processes.
• For grant or other applications, renewals, and reports.
• To conduct historical tracking, reporting, surveys or other analysis of assistance, grants and recipients.
• To encourage and facilitate collaboration and networking among past, current, or prospective recipients of grants and other assistance.
You may visit the Sites without providing such information, but you will not be able to access or utilize some of the pages and features that are currently on our Sites, or that we may put on our Sites in the future.
• Foundation grantees and partners.
• Corporations, foundations, reviewers, and colleges and universities, and other entities and individuals for purposes consistent with the mission of the Foundation.
• Other actual or potential recipients of grants or other assistance.
• The public when we announce recipients of grants or other assistance, and donors.
• The public when we communicate activities, achievements, and updates regarding the Foundation’s assistance recipients or for other purposes consistent with the mission of the Foundation.
• Our service providers subject to their agreement to maintain confidentiality and reasonable security.
• Internet Protocol (IP) address, MAC address, browser type, operating system, device-identifying information, the specific web pages visited during your connection, and the domain name from which you accessed the Sites.
• Information about your browsing behavior, such as the date and time you visit the Sites, the areas or pages of the Sites that you visit, the amount of time you spend viewing the Sites, the number of times you return to the Sites, and other clickstream data.
• To personalize your experience with the Sites and to allow us to deliver the type of content and offerings in which you are most interested.
• To allow us to better service you in responding to your customer service requests.
• To quickly process your transactions.
• To administer a promotion, survey, or other features of the Sites.
• To analyze trends, to administer the Sites, to track user activities, to infer user interests, and to otherwise induce, deduce, and gather information about individual users and market segments.
• Our service providers who help us with fraud protection and website analytics.
• Trusted partners who use the information for research and related purposes.
Suspected crime information:
• Details of your identity, image, name, and address.
• Suspected or alleged thefts, fraud, assault or other criminal behavior.
• From crime and fraud prevention agencies, you, witnesses, and the police.
• To respond to subpoenas, search warrants, judicial proceedings, court orders, legal process, or other law enforcement measures.
• To establish or exercise our legal rights, or to defend against legal claims.
• Law enforcement and other governmental authorities in accordance with applicable law.
• Our professional advisors.
Combined Information: We may combine the information we collect from you with information we receive about you from other sources.
Aggregate Information and De-identified Information: We may aggregate the personal information that we collect identified above for purposes of statistical analysis, research, and other purposes. In addition, non-Personal Information or de-identified information that we collect from you may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.
Right to Opt-Out or Withdraw Consent: In some jurisdictions, individuals may have the right to opt-in or withdraw consent for certain uses. If you reside in such jurisdictions, you may have additional rights which are detailed in the “Access, Correction and Deletion of Personal Information” section below.If you do not wish to receive communications from us notifying you of Foundation activities, opportunities, and/or programs, you can opt-out of receiving these communications by following the instructions contained in the messages you receive. Even if you opt-out of receiving these messages, we reserve the right to send you certain communications relating to the services we provide, and we may send you service announcements and administrative messages. We do not offer you the opportunity to opt-out of receiving those communications.
2. Use of “Cookies” or Similar Tools
We may contract with third-party service providers (such as Google Analytics) to assist us in better understanding our visitors to the Sites. To learn how Google
Analytics collects and processes data, please visit: https://policies.google.com/technologies/partner-sites.
If you choose, you can set your browser to reject cookies or you can manually delete individual cookies or all of the cookies on your computer by following your browser’s help file directions. However, if your browser is set to reject cookies or you manually delete cookies, you may have some trouble accessing and using some of the pages and features that are currently on our Sites, or that we may put on our Sites in the future. Note that browser-management tools for cookies are outside of our control and we cannot guarantee their effectiveness. Because there is not yet a common understanding of how to interpret web browser-based “Do Not Track” (“DNT”) signals other than cookies, we do not currently respond to undefined “DNT” signals to the Sites.
We may combine the information we collect through cookies with other information we have collected from you or information from other sources.
We acknowledge that our website is accessible to users from GDPR countries, and we are committed to complying with the General Data Protection Regulation.
If you have any questions or requests regarding your personal data, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
3. Access, Correction and Deletion of Personal Information
We respect your right to access and correct your Personal Information. You may contact us as indicated in the “Contact Us” section below to request that we correct or modify such information. You may also exercise your rights, subject to applicable laws, to request that we delete or restrict access to your personal data. We may need to retain it for legally permitted purposes, and this will be explained to you if necessary.
If you would like to request that we correct, update or delete your Personal Information, please contact us as indicated in the “Contact Us” section below.
4. Retention of Personal Information
Personal Information that we collect, access, or process will be retained only as long as necessary for the fulfillment of the purposes for which it was collected, unless otherwise provided in agreements between you and the Foundation or as required or authorized by law. Personal Information that is no longer required to fulfill the identified purposes will be destroyed, erased, or made de-identified.
5. Safeguarding Your Personal Information
We maintain reasonable and appropriate measures designed to maintain information we collect in a secure manner. We have taken certain physical, electronic, and administrative steps to safeguard and secure the information we collect from visitors to the Sites. Even though we follow reasonable procedures to try to protect the information in our possession, no security system is perfect, and we cannot promise, and you should not expect, that your information will be secure in all circumstances. You agree to promptly notify us of any breach of security that you become aware of involving our Sites or services.
6. Privacy and Third-Party Links
7. Online Policy Only
9. Children’s Privacy
We do not knowingly intend to collect Personal Information from children under 13 years of age. If a child has provided us with Personal Information, a parent or guardian of that child may contact us in writing at the address indicated in the “Contact Us” section below. Your letter must clearly state that it is a “Request for Child Information Removal” and the name and age of the child must be contained in the body of the message. We will then make reasonable efforts to delete the child’s information from the database that stores information for the Sites.
Further, if you are under 18 years of age and access or use the Site, you have the right to request removal of unwanted information that you publicly post on the Sites. To request removal of such information, please contact us in writing at the address indicated in the “Contact Us” section below. Your letter must clearly state that it is for “Removal of Minor Information”. Upon receiving such a request, we will make sure that the information is not publicly available on the Sites, but the information may not be completely or comprehensively removed from our systems and databases.
10. Your California Privacy Rights
Under California law, you have a right to request certain information about our disclosure of Personal Information to third parties for their own direct marketing purposes during the preceding calendar year. Typically, this request is free and may be made once a year. To make such a request, please contact us in writing at the address indicated in the “Contact Us” section below. Your letter must clearly state that it is a “Request for Privacy Information Disclosure”.
Please note that the California Consumer Privacy Act does not apply to the Foundation as a non-profit. However, we are happy to address questions about the way we collect and use Personal Information as we are able, and please feel free to contact us with your questions as described below under “Contact Us.”
11. Visitors from Outside the United States—Cross-Border Transfer
12. Right to Lodge Complaints
We are transparent about the ways in which we collect and use Personal Information and welcome your questions and concerns. If you have any concern or complaint about the way we handle your Personal Information, please contact us as described in the “Contact Us” section below. To the extent you believe we have not addressed your concerns, or if you otherwise choose to do so for any reason, you have the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority in the country where you reside and/or the United States. You may contact the United States Federal Trade Commission regarding your concerns. For more information, please see https://www.ftc.gov/faq/consumer-protection/submit-consumer-complaint-ftc.
13. Contact Us
1049 30th Street NW
Washington, DC 20007
(Last updated May 2023)
As the fiscal sponsor of Stronger Foundations for Nutrition, the Eleanor Crook Foundation (“Foundation,” “we,” “our,” or “us“) owns and/or operates this website (together with any other websites owned and/or operated by the Foundation, the “Sites“). The Sites are provided by the Foundation to the person accessing the Sites (“you” or “your“).
1. You Agree to These Terms by Using the Sites
2. Permitted Use of the Sites
The information and materials on the Sites are provided for personal, noncommercial, and general informational purposes. You may use the Sites solely for the purpose of learning about and/or utilizing the Foundation grant or other opportunities and/or services. You may not use, reproduce, or distribute the text, graphics, downloads, tools, or any other content on the Sites for any other purpose.
Actual or attempted unauthorized use or access of the Sites (or any portion thereof, including any other account) may result in criminal and/or civil prosecution. For your protection, the Foundation reserves the right to view, monitor, and record activity on the Sites without notice or further permission from you. Any information obtained by monitoring, reviewing, or recording is subject to review by law enforcement organizations in connection with the investigation or prosecution of possible criminal activity on the Sites. The Foundation will also comply with all court orders involving requests for such information.
The Foundation reserves the right at any time and for any reason to deny you access to the Sites or any portion thereof, and to terminate this agreement. Termination will be effective without notice. The Foundation reserves the right at any time and from time to time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the Sites and/or any information or services provided in connection with the Sites, with or without notice. You agree that the Foundation will not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, suspension, or discontinuance of Sites or any grant or other opportunities and/or services.
3. User Submitted Content
The Sites may, from time to time, offer interactive features that allow users to submit content, communications, data, academic or other records, or other information or materials to the Sites (collectively, “User Content“). The Foundation does not and cannot review all such User Content, and is not responsible for such User Content.
You acknowledge that by providing the ability to view and distribute User Content on the Sites, the Foundation is merely acting as a passive conduit for such distribution and is not undertaking any obligation or liability related thereto. However, the Foundation reserves the right to block or remove User Content that it determines to be unacceptable to the Foundation in its sole discretion.
Harassment in any manner or form on the Sites, including via email, chat, or by use of obscene or abusive language, is strictly forbidden. Impersonation of others, including a Foundation employee, host, or representative, as well as other members or visitors on the Sites, is prohibited. You may not upload to, distribute, or otherwise publish through the Sites any User Content which is libelous, defamatory, obscene, threatening, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, abusive, illegal, or otherwise objectionable which may constitute or encourage a criminal offense, violate the rights of any party, or which may otherwise give rise to liability or violate any law.
4. Authorization to Submit User Content
Without limiting the prior paragraph, you hereby acknowledge and agree that the Foundation and its third-party hosting partners, as applicable, may have access to User Content immediately upon your submitting such User Content through the Sites, regardless of whether any application, renewal, report, or other purpose for which such User Content is submitted has been completed and submitted and, as such, you shall be solely responsible for obtaining all parental and other consents and authorizations required in connection with the submission of such User Content in advance of uploading, submitting, or otherwise making available such User Content to the Foundation.
5. Login and Passwords
In the event that, in connection with grant applications, renewals or reporting, or your other use of the Site, you receive a user ID, password and/or other login credentials to access certain portions and services of the Sites, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of such user ID, password, login credentials, and account. You are also fully responsible for all activities that occur under your user ID, password, and account, if any. You agree to (a) not share or disclose your user ID, password, login credentials, account, or secure access procedure; (b) immediately notify the Foundation of any threatened or actual unauthorized use of your user ID, password, login credentials, or account or any other breach of security; and (c) log off at the end of each session. The Foundation shall not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with the provisions in this Section.
6. Notice; Electronic Communications
When you visit the Sites or send emails to the Foundation, you are communicating with us electronically. You consent to receive communications from us electronically. We will communicate with you by email or by posting notices on the Sites. You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures, and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.
8. Typographical Errors
In the event that a Foundation grant or other opportunity and/or service, is mistakenly listed with incorrect specifications or instructions, the Foundation reserves the right to refuse or cancel any submissions to such grant or other opportunity and/or service, whether or not the submission has been completed.
9. Disclaimer – Warranty
THE SITES AND ALL CONTENT, MATERIALS, SERVICES, AND OPPORTUNITIES ON THE SITES ARE PROVIDED “AS IS.” TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE PURSUANT TO APPLICABLE LAW, THE FOUNDATION HEREBY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.
The Foundation does not represent or warrant that the functions contained in the Sites will be uninterrupted or error-free, that the defects will be corrected, or that the Sites or the server that makes the Sites available are free of viruses or other harmful components. The Foundation does not make any warranties or representations regarding the use of the materials in the Sites in terms of their correctness, accuracy, adequacy, usefulness, timeliness, reliability, or otherwise. The Foundation does not make any warranties or representations regarding the security of your Personal Information. Some states do not permit certain limitations or exclusions on warranties, and as such, these limitations and exclusions do not purport to limit liability that cannot be excluded under the law in your usual place of residence.
10. No Guarantee
You hereby acknowledge and agree that the Foundation does not guarantee that applicants will receive any grant or other opportunity and/or service for which it makes a submission, or that any current recipient of a grant or other opportunity and/or service will continue to receive such benefits or services.
12. Limitations of Liability
YOUR USE OF THE SITES IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. NEITHER THE FOUNDATION, NOR ANY OF ITS SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, OFFICERS, OR DIRECTORS, NOR ANY OF ITS AGENTS OR ANY OTHER PARTY INVOLVED IN CREATING, PRODUCING, OR DELIVERING THE SITES OR THEIR CONTENT, ARE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR OTHER DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH THE USE OF THE SITES WHETHER BASED ON CONTRACT, TORT, STRICT LIABILITY, OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF ANY SUCH DAMAGES. Some states do not permit certain limitations or exclusions on warranties, and as such, these limitations and exclusions do not purport to limit liability that cannot be excluded under the law in your usual place of residence.
13. Third-Party Links
To provide increased value to our visitors, the Foundation may link to sites operated by third parties. However, even if the third party is affiliated with the Foundation, the Foundation has no control over these linked sites, all of which may have separate privacy and data collection practices independent of the Foundation. These linked sites are only for your convenience, and therefore, you access them at your own risk. Without limiting the foregoing, the Foundation specifically disclaims any responsibility if such sites: infringe any third party’s intellectual property rights; are inaccurate, incomplete, or misleading; are not merchantable or fit for a particular purpose; do not provide adequate security; contain viruses or other items of a destructive nature; or are libelous or defamatory.
The Foundation does not endorse the content, or any products or services available, on such sites. Nonetheless, the Foundation seeks to protect the integrity of its website and the links placed upon it, and therefore requests any feedback on not only its own Sites, but for sites it links to as well (including if a specific link does not work).
14. Retention of Rights; Limited License Grant
The Sites are owned by the Foundation and are protected by United States intellectual property laws (including trademark or copyright laws) and international treaty provisions. All content, including, but not limited to, text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, digital downloads, data compilations, products, services, documentation, software, trademarks, service marks, trade names, logos, and icons provided by the Foundation or featured on the Sites are proprietary to the Foundation or its licensors.
Without limitation of Section 14 above, nothing contained on the Sites should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license or right to use any trademark, service mark, logo, or trade name (collectively, “Trademarks“) displayed or featured on the Sites without the written permission of the Foundation or such third party that may own the Trademarks displayed on the Sites.
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All content included on the Sites, including, but not limited to, text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, digital downloads, data compilations, and software, is the property of the Foundation or its content suppliers and protected by United States and international copyright laws. The compilation of all content on the Sites, and any and all databases accessible on or through the Sites, are the exclusive property of the Foundation and protected by United States and international copyright laws. All software used on the Sites is the property of the Foundation or its software suppliers and protected by United States and international copyright laws. You agree not to change or delete any proprietary notices from materials printed or downloaded from the Sites.