Privacy Policy

At Pilotlight, we value your privacy a great deal. For that reason we are committed to observing lawful and correct treatment of personal information.

What information we collect about you

We collect data on our members and participating charities in order to allow us to pursue our mission of helping make charities more successful. We also collect email addresses and voluntary information from individuals interested in receiving news and updates about the work of Pilotlight. We collect information through our web site and also through the application and membership process for individuals and organizations with whom we work.

How we use this information

Information you supply by registering to join our email list or in connection with an application to work with us in any capacity will be treated in confidence and in accordance with the principles of the Data Protection Act.

We will always endeavor to use the personal information you provide only to deliver information that you have requested from us.

Do we use 'cookies'?

When you log into Pilotlight.org.uk your computer will automatically be issued a cookie. Cookies are simple text files that identify your computer to our server. Cookies in themselves do not identify an individual, just the computer being used. Cookies allow us to better understand how people use our web site, such as non-personal statistical information about visitors to our sites, the number of visits to pages, the amount of time spent viewing a page, the path taken by visitors to a particular page and other general information. We hope to use this information to improve our web site and services.

You have the option to set your computer to accept all cookies, to notify you when a cookie is issued, or choose not to receive cookies at any time. The last of these options may prevent you from accessing all functions of this site. Here is one of many web sites that can help you learn more about cookies.

How do we protect personal information?

We employ organisational and technical measures to ensure that your data is secure and protected from loss, misuse and unauthorised access or alteration.

Do we share your information with anyone else?

Pilotlight does not pass on information including email addresses to other individuals or organizations other than organizations contracted to help us manage our web site, which themselves observe strict privacy agreements governing client information.

Your rights

You have the right to ask us at any time not to contact you, or to change your preferred methods of contact.

You have the right to ask for a copy of the information we hold about you and to update or request that we remove your information at any time.

How to tell us about changes

If you have any questions about data protection or require further information, please email pilotlight@pilotlight.org.uk.

This privacy policy covers the Pilotlight web site. This policy does not cover other sites linked to from Pilotlight.org.uk.