Make-A-Wish Hong Kong (“we”) value the high degree of public trust bestowed upon us. To ensure that you can make informed decisions and feel confident about supplying your Personal Data (as defined below) to us in connection with Make-A-Wish Hong Kong, we provide this notice outlining our practices, and the choices you have, concerning how your Personal Data is collected and used by us.
As you engage with us, it may be necessary for you to provide information in various areas of our website, donation forms, and other channels which may be used to communicate with us. This includes but is not limited to:
n pursuit of our mission and while upholding the three pillars of our corporate governance – professionalism, integrity and transparency – we may use your Personal Data for one or more of the following purposes:
We automatically collect certain information about visitors to our websites, whether or not you are registered or logged in. We may record, for example, your IP address, the URLs of websites and pages you visit (before, during and after your visit to our websites), your browsing history and information about the hardware and software that you use.
Our websites may create cookies which are stored on your computer to recognize you on return visits and to collect additional information about you. You may choose to adjust your browser settings or use other means to prevent cookies being stored on your computer, although this may result in reduced functionality of our websites.
Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.
Under certain circumstances, Make-A-Wish Hong Kong or our providers (“we”) may set one or more cookies on your computer which will assist in providing the services that you have requested. We will only set these cookies where you are interacting with our system to perform one or more of the following: authenticate you to our systems, register for the event, take part in surveys or polls etc. No personal information is collected using these cookies. Cookies may be stored for a defined period or automatically deleted following that session.
We do not pass or sell your Personal Data to third parties for their commercial purposes; however, we do provide this information to service providers as described in the Purpose and Use section above.
Our content may, on occasion, contain links to and from other websites. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any liability for these policies or websites. It is advisable that you review these policies before you submit any Personal Data to these websites.
Your right of access can be exercised in accordance with the Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance of Hong Kong. If you wish to obtain a copy of your Personal Data; if you believe the information relating to you which we collect and maintain is incorrect; or if you believe that the information held by Make-A-Wish Hong Kong was used beyond the scope of the Purpose and Use disclosed above or was acquired by fraudulent or unlawful means or provided to a third party without your prior consent, please write to us at the address listed at the bottom of this policy.
We reserve the right to charge a nominal fee to meet our costs in providing you with details of the information we hold about you where that is permitted by law.
Make-A-Wish Hong Kong
Room 805, Nan Fung Commercial Centre, 19 Lam Lok Street, Kowloon Bay, Kowloon
Tel: (852) 3101 9688
1. What does Make-A-Wish Hong Kong do with the information collected?
When becoming a member or making a donation by credit card, we need your contact information so that the card can be processed. Providing any other personal information is optional.
After you have made the donation we may send you updates about our work. And if at any time you do not wish to hear from us again, you can simply say so! We always provide our full contact details on correspondence so that you can easily get in touch.
2. Is my contribution eligible for tax relief?
With a receipt, donations of HK$100 and over are tax deductable in Hong Kong. Contributions via this website are made to Make-A-Wish Hong Kong and may not be eligible for tax relief in countries other than Hong Kong. If you prefer to give direct to the Make-A-Wish in your country, please go to the Make-A-Wish Hong Kong website for links to all MAKE-A-WISH affiliates’ websites around the world.
3. Will I receive a receipt for the donation I make to Make-A-Wish Hong Kong through this website?
Yes. Donations of HK$100 and over are eligible for a receipt. Please indicate clearly your name, postal address and opt-in for a receipt in the online donation form.
4. Information from under 18s
If you are under 18, be sure to obtain your parent’s or guardian’s permission before you send any information about yourself (your name, address, e-mail address, etc.) to us or anyone else over the internet. We encourage parents to get involved with their children’s usage of the internet and to be aware of the activities in which they are participating.