Privacy Policy – PECT NGO


PECT – Padmanabham Education & Charitable Trust is committed to providing privacy for our web site visitors We highly value our supporters and their contributions made to sustain the PECT, and their privacy is our highest priority. We value your trust in our work and are committed to upholding the highest standards of responsible management, cost-effective fundraising, and truth in advertising.

  1. Privacy of Personal Information
  2. To protect the privacy of our constituents, we take personal information about you, when you enter a request, send a message, make a donation or register your interest as a potential volunteer or intern. The data we gather consist of your name, address, e-mail and contact details. This personal information is not distributed, shared, rented or given to companies or organizations that are not part of the PECT.

  3. Web site visitor’s Information
  4. A. PECT collects information from the visitor when the Visitor:

    B. In Response to above Your Personal Information may comprise the following:

    C. While making a donation for PECT – Padmanabham Education & Charitable Trust the Donors have to submit some personal information as it would help us ensuring genuine contributions:

    D. PECT does not collect or record the visitor’s personal information unless he/she chooses to provide it.

  5. Use of Personal Information
  6. A. Site Browsing : General browsing of PECT website is anonymous and it does not register the visitor’s personal information except the time, date and place of visits and the name of internet service provider. This data is used only for statistics and diagnosis.

    B. By using various services offered by PECT, the visitor explicitly authorizes us to collect information based on the visitor’s usage. The information is used to help provide a better experience to the visitor and is used as per the visitor’s specified instructions.

    C. PECT keeps the visitor information strictly confidential and this information is secured safely. All relevant information collected through PECT website is handled and used by internal and authorized officials only. It is never shared with any external agencies or third party individuals

    D. PECT uses the information given to it in the following ways:

    E. Usually, PECT does not store visitor data. In case of specific submissions, the data is stored as per visitor request. The visitor can opt to delete all the information he/she has provided by simply requesting such by mail. All information, without exception, will be deleted in two working days.

  7. Privacy of e-mail lists
  8. Individuals who join PECT’s mailing lists via its website or through its campaigning engagements are added to its email database. PECT does not sell, rent, loan, trade, or lease the addresses on our lists to anyone.

  9. Cookie Policy
  10. A. Cookies are pieces of electronic information which will be sent by PECT when a visitor visits the website. These will be placed in the hard disk of the visitor’s computer and enable PECT to recognise the user when he/she visits the website again.

    B. The user can configure his/her browser so that it responds to cookies the way he/she seems fit. For example, you make want to accept all cookies, reject them all or get notified when a cookie is sent. The users may check their browser’s settings to modify cookie behaviour as per individual behaviour.

    C. If a user disables the use of cookies on the web browser, or removes or rejects specific cookies from PECT’s website or linked sites then he/she may not be able to use the website as it is intended.

  11. Online Donations / Payment Gateway
  12. A. PECT appreciates the trust our donors bestow upon us to meet their philanthropic goals and strives us to meet the highest standard of stewardship excellence. Donor’s online donations through Payment Gateway are safe and secure, and PECT does not sell, rent or trade your personal information to any third parties. PECT uses well-recognised and proven technology for payments. Payment information is transferred by the use of an SSL connection which offers the highest degree of security that the donor’s browser is able to support.

    B. Several layers of built-in security, including an advanced firewall system, encryption of Credit/Debit card numbers, and use of passwords, protect the collected information.

  13. External Web Services
  14. A. PECT website uses a number of external web services on its site to display content within its web pages. For example, to display video it uses YouTube. As with the social media buttons, PECT cannot prevent these sites, or external domains, from collecting information on the visitor’s consumption of the content embedded on its site.

    B. PECT website contains links to other websites for the benefit of its visitors. This Privacy Policy does not apply to such other websites.

    C. PECT is not expressly or impliedly responsible for, or liable to any loss or damage caused to a visitor by the collection, use and retention of Personal Information by such website in any manner whatsoever. It is important that the users review the privacy policies of all websites they visit before disclosing any information to such websites.

  15. Changes to Privacy Policy
  16. PECT reserves the right to modify the information contained on this site at any time without notice, due to the rapidly changing laws, regulations and policies of internet privacy. This site and all information and materials on it are provided to you as is without warranty of any kind. We encourage you to visit this privacy policy from time to time to stay fully updated on our privacy practices and how PECT is protecting your information. Visitors may reach out to PECT if they have any queries about any changes made to its practices.

  17. Contact Us
  18. If you have any questions about this privacy policy, our website, or for further information please contact us at