This Web Site www.dabbawala.org is owned by Dabbawala Charity, a non-profit organization headquartered in Mumbai, INDIA (“Dabbawala Charity “, “we”, or “us”). Our online properties comprise of, but are not limited to, all pages found under www.dabbawala.org. This privacy policy applies to these Sites and other Sites, mobile apps or other online services we operate that link to this policy (collectively, referred to below as the “Site”). You will be referred to as “you”, “your”, or “user.” Dabbawala Charity is committed to respecting and protecting the privacy of our visitors. This privacy policy discloses how we collect, protect, and use information you provide or we collect online. If our policy practices change in the future, we will let you know by posting our revised privacy policy on our Site. By using the pages on this Site or other services covered by the posted Privacy Policy, you are accepting the practices described in the Privacy Policy. We pledge to follow the Privacy Policy below, as well as all applicable Indian laws and regulations, including privacy laws. In addition, you should check the Site regularly for the latest version and discontinue use of the Site if you do not agree with any of the terms.

INFORMATION COLLECTION

Personally Identifiable Information. At our Site, we do not collect personally identifiable information from individuals unless they provide it to us voluntarily and knowingly. This means we do not require you to register or provide information to us in order to view our Site. Dabbawala Charity only gathers personally identifiable data on our Site, such as names, addresses, PIN codes, email addresses, etc., when voluntarily submitted by a visitor. Once collected, we may combine this information with other information collected from external sources.

Non-Personally Identifiable Information. Dabbawala Charity may automatically collect certain technical information from your computer such as your Internet service provider, your Internet Protocol address, your browser type, your operating system, the pages viewed, the pages viewed immediately before and after accessing the Site, and the search terms entered to get to our Site. This information allows us to improve and customize our services. We and our service providers may collect this information using “cookies,” which are small text files that many sites save on your computer, or similar technologies. See the section on “Use of Cookies and Similar Technology” below for more information.

USE AND SHARING OF PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION

The personally identifiable information provided by all users is used by Dabbawala Charity and other entities who are involved in the operation of this Site or who provide support for the Dabbawala Charity, for general business purposes and for the purposes for which you provided the information. General business purposes include, for example, Dabbawala Charity membership activities, program participation, marketing, promotions, and fundraising activities and communications. The purposes for which you provide information includes our use of your personally identifiable information to process online transactions, purchases, and donations, facilitate participation in Dabbawala Charity programs, promotions and services, etc. We do not sell information you provide to us online with third parties.

USE OF COOKIES AND SIMILAR TECHNOLOGIES

Users should be aware that non-personal information and data, may be automatically collected by the Site through the use of “cookies” or other similar technologies. “Cookies” are small text files a site can use to recognize repeat visitors, facilitate the visitor’s ongoing access to and use of the site, and allow a site to track usage behavior and compile aggregate data that will allow content improvements. Cookies are not programs that come onto a visitor’s system and damage files. Generally, cookies work by assigning a unique number to the visitor that has no meaning outside the assigning site. If a visitor does not want information collected through the use of cookies, there is a simple procedure in most browsers that allows the visitor to deny or accept the cookie feature.