Privacy Policy

Cures for Kids Foundation Inc. and Cures for Kid Foundation (“Cures for Kids”) is committed to protecting your privacy in your interaction with us. This Privacy Policy applies to the Cures for Kids Web site and governs collection and usage by us of your personal information. By using the Cures for Kids website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

Collection of your Personal Information

Cures for Kids collects personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number, and in the case of donors to our cause, financial information, when you provide it to us.

Cures for Kids may take photographs at events which we may wish to post to our web site. To the extent possible we will request the permission of attendees at our events to use photographs of them. If your photograph appears on our site and you would prefer that it be removed, please contact us at info@curesforkids.ca.

Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through social media sites such as Facebook, MySpace or Bebo, to name just a few, or through public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others. Note: Cures for Kids does not read any of your private online communications.

Cures for Kids may provide links to other web sites which do not belong to us. Cures for Kids does not control what information such outside web sites may request or collect from you nor do we control how that information may be used, shared or stored. Cures for Kids encourages you to review the privacy statements of Web sites you choose to link to from Cures for Kids so that you can understand how those Web sites collect, use and share your information. Cures for Kids is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on Web sites outside of the Cures for Kids Web site.

Use of your Personal Information

Cures for Kids collects and uses your personal information to operate the Cures for Kids Web site and deliver the information and services you have requested. Cures for Kids also uses your personally identifiable information to inform you of information or services available from Cures for Kids. Cures for Kids may also contact you regarding volunteering opportunities if you have indicated your willingness to volunteer for events or other activities.

Cures for Kids does not sell, rent or lease your personal information to third parties, nor do we share your personal information with any third party for any reason except as may be required by law, without your express consent.

Use of Cookies

The Cures for Kids Web site may use “cookies” to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you register with as a volunteer or have made a donation on the Cures for Kids site, a cookie helps Cures for Kids to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as your e-mail address, mailing address, specific interests and so on. When you return to the Cures for Kids Web site, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the features that you customized.

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the Cures for Kids services or Web sites you visit.

Security of your Personal Information

Cures for Kids secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. Cures for Kids secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other Web sites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.

Changes to this Statement

Cures for Kids will occasionally update this Privacy Policy to reflect web site user feedback and any changes in the applicable laws. Cures for Kids encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how Cures for Kids is protecting your information.

Contact Information

Cures for Kids welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Cures for Kids has not adhered to this Privacy please contact Perri Tutelman at info@curesforkids.ca. We will use all reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem.

4960 Duncliff Road
Richmond, BC, V7E 3N1
P: 604.241.2523 E: info@curesforkids.ca