Please read the following conditions before browsing on the Fondation Tel-jeunes website.
The Fondation Tel-jeunes is committed to protecting the privacy and personal information of its employees, beneficiaries, donors and other interested parties. We are aware that to maintain the public’s trust, we must be transparent and responsible in managing the information gathered and contained in our files.
In our various projects and activities, we often gather and use personal information. Everyone from whom we collect this information may expect it to be carefully protected and used with their consent.
Definition of personal information
Personal information is any data leading to the identification of a person. This could be name, home address, telephone number, age, sex, marital or familial state, identification number, financial information, information regarding a donation, level of education, etc. All personal information will be processed as sensitive data.
When residential contact information is used for both business and personal contact information, we consider that the data provided to be business contact information. As a result, it is not subject to the same protection as personal information.
Use of the information gathered
For us to emit a receipt for a tax-deductible charity donation made via fondationteljeunes.org, we need to know your name, address and the contact information where we can reach you, if needed. This will allow us to process your request and ensure follow-up with strict compliance with our safety procedures.
Access to this data is limited to a group of employees specifically assigned to the processing of online donations made via fondationteljeunes.org, and is available to them uniquely in carrying out their work.
We only use the information you send us to register your donations and emit a receipt for tax purposes.
Transmission of your personal data to a third party
At no time is your personal information made public or sold or communicated to a third party without your knowledge, except if we are legally obliged (via testimony in court, interrogation, request for documents, subpoena, civil proceeding request or otherwise following order from a competent court or to adhere to the applicable conditions imposed by a government organization or other regulatory authority, or other legal obligations).
Website and eCommerce
When you donate online via the Fondation Tel-jeunes website, your credit card information will be securely transmitted over the internet for the duration of the transaction via Moneris, a secure payment site.
The data gathered and used via this site must be provided voluntarily by users. When a user sends us his or her information to sign up for a newsletter or request the organization’s assistance, we process this data like all other personal information gathered as part of other activities or by other methods, and we treat it as if the person had authorized its use and collection.
We use a secure protocol; all data is made secure by password. Our software is updated regularly to maximize the protection of data.
Our site contains links to other sites. The Fondation Tel-jeunes is not responsible for the confidentiality practices or content of these other sites. Please note their privacy policies for more information.
Accessibility and requests
For more information regarding the protection of personal information, please consult the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada website.