Cookie Policy

Cookie Policy

We use cookies on our website. When you visit this site, we ask for your consent to use cookies and you can either accept the use of cookies or refuse them.

This cookie policy is produced by the Philanthropy Centre Ltd and relates only to this website.

What are cookies?

We may place a text file called a “cookie” in the browser files of your computer. Cookies are small text files that are sent to and stored on your computer, smartphone or other device for accessing the internet, whenever you visit a website. Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognise a user’s device. More information about cookies can be found at http://www.allaboutcookies.org/.

The cookie itself does not contain personal information although it will enable us to relate your use of this site to information that you have specifically and knowingly provided. But the only personal information a cookie can contain is information you supply yourself. A cookie can’t read data off your hard disk or read cookie files created by other sites. Philanthropy Centre Ltd uses cookies to track user traffic patterns (as described above).

You can refuse cookies by turning them off in your browser. Please see the section ‘How to control and delete cookies’.

What types of cookies are there?

Cookies can take the form of session cookies or persistent cookies. Session cookies are deleted from your computer or device when you close the browser. Persistent cookies will remain stored on your computer or device until deleted or until they reach their expiry date.

How we use cookies

We use email analytics and reporting tools to help us analyse how our visitors use the site, such as which pages are being opened and is receiving the most traffic. This will help us to understand the popularity of our content and make the user experience better.

We maintain strict security standards and procedures to prevent unauthorised access to information about you.

How to control and delete cookies

If you want to restrict or block the cookies on our website, you can do this through your browser settings. The ‘help’ function within your browser should tell you how.

Alternatively, you can visit www.aboutcookies.org which contains information on cookies on a number of browsers. You can find details here about how to delete cookies from your computer. To learn about controlling cookies on your mobile device please refer to your specific handset manual for more information.

If you decide to set your browser to restrict or reject cookies then these settings will apply to all cookies on websites and emails. If you set your browser to warn you before accepting cookies, you will receive the warning message with each cookie.

You do not need to have cookies turned on to use this site.

How we change the Cookie Policy

We may update this policy from time to time. Changes in technology, legislation, and guidance from authorities may require us to inform you of the activities we undertake that affect your privacy rights. This page will be updated to reflect any changes in the Cookie Policy so please ensure you are familiar with any changes.