Privacy policy of the association Hope for girls, Winterthur

With this privacy policy we, the association Hope for girls, an association based in Winterthur, describe how we process your personal data when you participate in our association activities, e.g. as a donor, or are otherwise in contact with us. The protection of your privacy is important to us. Of course, we will only process your data as permitted by the Swiss Data Protection Act.

Responsibility: Who is responsible for processing your personal data?

The association Hope for girls is responsible for the data processing described in this privacy policy, unless otherwise communicated in individual cases. For questions about our handling of personal data or other data protection concerns, we can be reached at the following address: Hope for girls association, Grundstrasse 46, 8405 Winterthur; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Processing of personal data: What personal data do we process and for what purpose?

Association members: We process the data you provide (name, contact details, date of birth, family relationships) in order to manage your association membership and to carry out the activities of the association.

Donors and sponsorships: If you make a donation to our association, we process the data obtained about you in the process (name, contact details, donation amount, assigned godchild if any) to thank you for the donation and issue you a donation receipt.

Name without address will be given to the home management / sponsored child in India for marking letters of thanks from the beneficiary.

Website visitors: When you visit our website, we process the associated access data (website visited, time at the time of access, source/reference from which you reached the page, browser used, operating system used, IP address used) to enable the use of the website (connection establishment), to ensure system security and stability, for the optimization of the Internet offer and possibly for internal statistical purposes.

Unless we have stated otherwise above, we do not pass on any personal data to third parties without the consent of the person concerned, unless this is done in connection with the processing of inquiries made or orders placed with us or is necessary for the purposes described in this data protection declaration.

Abroad: If your personal data is transferred abroad

Your data will be stored locally in Switzerland. Abroad, as mentioned above, only name/first name is given - directly via mail to the Michael Job Center in India.

Rights: What rights do you have?

Persons about whom we process data have the right to request information about the data processed about them, as well as their correction or deletion. Insofar as our processing is based on consent, data subjects have the right to revoke this consent at any time with effect for the future. To exercise such rights, data subjects may contact us at the above address. We will process these requests in accordance with the Swiss Data Protection Act and may also refuse or only fulfill them to a limited extent in accordance with the legal regulations.


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Version/Changes: Can this privacy policy be changed?

We may need to make changes to this Privacy Policy from time to time, for example, if the law or the way we process personal data changes. In this case, we will inform you of the change in an appropriate manner (e.g. by posting it on our website or sending an e-mail to you) and the new version will become binding upon publication on our website.


Version August 2023