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This website is owned and operated by 1000 Women Can Change the World Corporation (“1000 Women”), a 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation. These Terms of Use apply and govern your use of the 1000 Women Can Change the World Website at www.1000WomenCanChangeTheWorld.org (the "Site").

Acceptance of Terms:  By accessing this Site, you (the "User") acknowledge that you have read and agree to be bound by the terms and conditions described below. If you do not agree to the terms discussed here, you should exit this Site now. 1000 Women may revise these Terms of Use at any time without notice to you, and your continued use of the system constitutes the acceptance of the revised Terms of Use.  When these Terms are changed or updated, you can always find the most recent version here. In the case of inconsistencies between these Terms and information included in any off-line materials (for example, promotional materials), these Terms will always control. You should periodically check this page to make sure you are up to date.

Use of Website Information:  All rights in and to the website information not expressly granted in these Terms of Use are reserved. No commercial use of any of the website information may be made except as otherwise agreed, and no website information may be sold, distributed, displayed or modified without the express written consent of 1000 Women.

The works of authorship contained in the Site, unless other attribution is given, and in the domain "www.1000WomenCanChangeTheWorld.org," including but not limited to all design, text and images, are owned by 1000 Women, except as otherwise expressly stated, and may not be copied, reproduced, transmitted, displayed, performed, distributed, rented, sublicensed, altered, stored for subsequent use or otherwise used in whole or in part in any manner without the prior written consent of 1000 Women. All rights are reserved by 1000 Women Can Change the World Corporation.

Privacy Policy:

1000 Women is concerned about the security of any personal information we have collected from you and has taken reasonable steps to prevent unauthorized access to that information. It is the goal of 1000 Women to balance the benefits of this not-for-profit corporation with the right of individuals to prevent misuse of personal information. However, 1000 Women will not be held liable for any unauthorized access to your personal information. 1000 Women has created this privacy policy in order to demonstrate its firm commitment to privacy.

Collecting Information: Generally, 1000 Women does not collect any personally identifiable information from individuals unless specifically provided by that individual. For example, when you make a donation or request for information regarding 1000 Women, you voluntarily provide your name, contact address, email address and other information.

Occasionally, you may be asked to provide additional information regarding such things as your personal or professional interests, demographics, and experience with 1000 Women and contact preferences so that 1000 Women may better understand your information. 1000 Women may also collect and store statistics and other information about the on-line activities of its visitors on an aggregate basis. 1000 Women does not intend to obtain any personal information from minors. If you are under the age of 18, please do not provide 1000 Women with any personal information.

Using Information: Although 1000 Women has the utmost respect for your privacy, any communication or material that you transmit to this Site by electronic mail or otherwise, is and will be treated as non-confidential and nonproprietary. 1000 Women will not sell, rent, lease or license your personally identifiable information and will not disclose your personally identifiable information to others except when 1000 Women has your written permission or under special circumstances, such as when 1000 Women believes in good faith that the law requires it.

1000 Women may use your personal information primarily for research or fundraising purposes. 1000 Women may publish or use information about activity in the Site using transaction data that has been combined with other transaction data and that does not identify any User. 1000 Women will employ whatever statistically sound methods it deems best to accomplish this result before reporting it on an aggregated basis.

Contacting You:  Occasionally, 1000 Women may send you email communications to provide information that it believes you will find useful. You can opt out if you decide not to receive future emails from 1000 Women by changing your account preferences at any time. However, to the extent that corrected or deleted information is also stored in other databases, 1000 Women cannot always ensure that such corrections or deletions will immediately reach the other databases. Please be aware that 1000 Women may occasionally contact you for administrative purposes even if you unsubscribe from its mail list.

Cookies: This Site may employ cookies for faster accessibility. Any affiliated or partner organizations that link to this Site may also use their own cookies. Cookies are pieces of information that a Site transfers to an individual's hard drive for record keeping purposes. Cookies may save information such as your page preferences. By saving this information, cookies make your Web surfing easier as well as giving 1000 Women data regarding which areas of the Site are popular and which are not. This data may be used to effectively improve Site of 1000 Women.

Most browsers are initially set to accept cookies. If you'd prefer, you can set your browser to refuse cookies or to alert you when cookies are being sent. However, it is possible that parts of this Site may not function properly if you do so. Please keep in mind that whenever you voluntarily disclose personal information online, that information can be collected and used by others. In short, if you post personal information online that is accessible to the public, you may receive unsolicited messages from other parties in return.

Ultimately, you are solely responsible for maintaining the secrecy of your personally identifying information, your passwords and/or any account information. Please be careful and responsible whenever you are online. In some cases 1000 Women may track or collect information about your use of its Site by the numeric address assigned to the computer you are using (your IP address) or by the URLs that you come from or leave to. These methods also allow 1000 Women to resolve server problems or administer this Site. Generally, 1000 Women does not associate this information with any other personally identifiable information that you may have provided to 1000 Women.

Third Party Links: 1000 Women provides third-party links for your convenience only. These third party sites may send their own cookies to you, or otherwise collect data or solicit personal information from you. You follow the third-party links posted on this Site at your own risk. Those third party sites may not follow the same privacy policies as 1000 Women. This Privacy Policy does not cover the information practices of any other Web Privacy Policy posted on this Site or sites that are linked to www.1000 WomenCanChangeTheWorld.org. 1000 Women does not accept any responsibility or liability for privacy or any other issues associated with any sites that you may link to through this Site.

Security: Keeping your personally identifiable information private is important to 1000 Women. Whenever 1000 Women handles personally identifiable information as described above, regardless of where this occurs, 1000 Women uses industry standard efforts to safeguard the confidentiality of your personally identifiable information and takes steps to ensure that your information is treated securely and in accordance with the relevant Terms of Use.

Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while 1000 Women strives to protect the confidentiality of your personally identifiable information, 1000 Women cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to 1000 Women or from this Site, and you do so at your own risk. Once we receive your transmission, we make reasonable efforts consistent with those practices in the on-line industry to ensure its security on our systems. Finally, your careful use and protection of your passwords and account information will assist in making your Internet experience safe and secure.

Limits on Abilities of 1000 Women: Although your privacy is very important to 1000 Women, due to the existing legal and technical environment, 1000 Women cannot ensure that your personally identifiable information will not be disclosed to third parties in ways not described in this policy. For example, 1000 Women may be forced to disclose information to the government or third parties under certain circumstances, or third parties may unlawfully intercept or access transmissions or private communications. Additionally, 1000 Women can (and you authorize 1000 Women to) disclose any information about you to private entities, law enforcement or other government officials as 1000 Women, in our sole discretion, believe necessary or appropriate to address or resolve inquiries or problems.

Credit/Debit Card Authorization:

By submitting your credit/debit card ("Bank Card") data to 1000 Women, you authorize 1000 Women in its complete discretion to submit a financial transaction(s) to your issuing bank for settlement. You agree that once 1000 Women has approved or declined your transaction, 1000 Women has fully performed under the terms of this Agreement.

You agree to contact 1000 Women in the event that you desire to cancel any recurring charge, prior to the next billing cycle. Should you fail to contact 1000 Women, you agree to indemnify and hold 1000 Women harmless from any losses or damages that you suffer as a result of a recurring charge. 1000 Women may be contacted at: info@1000WomenCanChangeTheWorld.org.

If you think that there is an error on your account, including an incorrect amount or unauthorized transaction, you agree to contact 1000 Women immediately. Upon proper notification, 1000 Women, in its discretion, will review and make whatever adjustments are equitable under the circumstances.

Third Party Software:  As a convenience to users, 1000 Women may make third-party software available through the Site. To use the third-party software, you will agree to the terms and conditions imposed by the third party provider. The agreement to use such software will be solely between you and the third party provider.

Copyright Policy:

All content and information contained on the Site, except as otherwise stated, are the sole property of 1000 Women Can Change the World Corporation and are copyright protected. (Copyright Notice: "© 2008 1000 Women Can Change the World Corporation All Rights Reserved")

Permission to Use Content:  Permission to use Content (as defined below), including related graphics, available from this Site is granted, provided that (1) the above copyright notice appears in all copies and that both the copyright notice and this permission notice appear, (2) use of Content and related graphics available from this Site is for informational and non-commercial or personal use only, (3) no Content or related graphics available from this Site are modified in any way, and (4) no graphics available from this Site are used separately from accompanying text. Unless your use constitutes "fair use" under copyright law, you may not use, copy, print, display, download, upload, perform, reproduce, publish, post, transmit, distribute or license any information from the Site, in whole or in part, without the express written authorization of 1000 Women.

To the extent that User intends to use any Content for commercial use or for revenue generation of any kind, User shall obtain express written consent from 1000 Women at info@1000 WomenCanChangeTheWorld.org.

"Content" as used in this policy refers to the contents of this Site and includes but is not limited to text, graphics, illustrations, photographs, video, sound, software and all other such materials that comprise any portion of this Site.

Articles Exception: Excluded from the above grant of use of “Content” are articles and related materials created by 1000 Women or others for use by 1000 Women on its website. Such materials are still subject to Copyright protection set forth in these Terms of Use.  Furthermore, all Content of such articles is also subject to the copyright protection of the individual author that granted 1000 Women the right to use each particular article on the 1000 Women Site. Such articles may be used by others as long the article retains its original copyright notice.

DISCLAIMER: 1000 WOMEN AND/OR ITS PROVIDERS MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS ABOUT THE SUITABILITY OF THE INFORMATION CONTAINED IN THE CONTENT AND RELATED GRAPHICS PUBLISHED ON THIS SITE FOR ANY PURPOSE. ALL SUCH CONTENT AND RELATED GRAPHICS ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND. 1000 Women AND/OR ITS SUPPLIERS HEREBY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS WITH REGARD TO THIS INFORMATION, INCLUDING ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE AND NONINFRINGEMENT.

IN NO EVENT SHALL 1000 Women AND/OR ITS PROVIDERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY SPECIAL, INDIRECT OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER RESULTING FROM LOSS OF USE, DATA OR PROFITS, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE OR OTHER TORTIOUS ACTION, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OR PERFORMANCE OF INFORMATION AVAILABLE FROM THIS SITE. THE CONTENT AND RELATED GRAPHICS PUBLISHED ON THIS SITE MAY INCLUDE TECHNICAL INACCURACIES OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS. CHANGES ARE PERIODICALLY ADDED TO THE INFORMATION HEREIN. 1000 Women AND/OR ITS SUPPLIERS MAY MAKE IMPROVEMENTS AND/OR CHANGES IN THE PRODUCT(S) AND/OR THE PROGRAM(S) DESCRIBED HEREIN AT ANY TIME. NOTE THAT ANY PRODUCT, PROCESS OR TECHNOLOGY DESCRIBED IN ANY OF THE CONTENT ON THIS SITE MAY BE THE SUBJECT OF OTHER INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS RESERVED BY 1000 Women AND IS NOT LICENSED HEREUNDER.

Copyright Infringement: 1000 Women may, in its sole discretion, terminate your access to or license to use the nonpublic parts of this Site if 1000 Women determines that you are involved in any infringing activity, regardless of whether the material or activity is ultimately determined to be infringing. 1000 Women accommodates and does not interfere with standard technical measures used by copyright owners to protect their materials.

Online Copyright Infringement Liability Limitation Act: If you believe that 1000 Women is hyperlinked to a website that is infringing upon your copyrighted works, you may send a notice to the following email addresses info@1000WomenCanChangeTheWorld.org.

Trademarks:

Registered and/or pending trademarks of 1000 Women may be used throughout this Site, and use of the trademark symbols may be limited to only one or two prominent usages per page. You understand and agree that such notice is sufficient. All such trademarks and service marks are the sole property of 1000 Women. You may not use any of these trademarks and service marks without the express written permission of 1000 Women. Some trademarks used in the Content are the property of their respective owners and are used for identification purposes only. If you have any question as to the ownership of any trademark, you are responsible for contacting 1000 Women at info@1000WomenCanChangeTheWorld.org.

Disclaimers:

While 1000 Women attempts to provide accurate information on this Site, it assumes no responsibility for accuracy. 1000 Women may change or update the content or information on the Site at any time without notice to you.

While reasonable effort is made with regard to downloadable files, you understand that 1000 Women cannot and does not guarantee or warrant that the files available for downloading through this Site are free from viruses, worms or any other code that can manifest destructive capabilities or properties. You are fully responsible for implementing procedures to protect your data and for the restoration of any lost data. You assume total responsibility for your use of this Site and the Internet.

EXCEPT WHERE EXPRESSLY PROVIDED OTHERWISE, THE SITE, AND ALL CONTENT, MATERIALS, INFORMATION, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS PROVIDED ON THE SITE, ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" BASIS. 1000 WOMEN EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.

1000 WOMEN MAKES NO WARRANTY THAT: (1) THE SITE WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS; (2) THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THE SITE OR ANY SERVICES OFFERED THROUGH THE SITE WILL BE ACCURATE OR RELIABLE; OR (3) THE QUALITY OF ANY SERVICES, INFORMATION, OR OTHER MATERIAL PURCHASED OR OBTAINED BY YOU THROUGH THE SITE WILL MEET YOUR EXPECTATIONS.

ANY CONTENT, MATERIALS OR INFORMATION DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE USE OF THE SITE IS DONE AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK. 1000 Women SHALL HAVE NO RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OF ANY CONTENT, MATERIALS OR INFORMATION FROM THIS SITE.

No Liability for Content: IN NO EVENT WILL 1000 Women OR WOMEN AFFILIATES BE LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM OF ANY NATURE, WHETHER DIRECT OR INDIRECT, ARISING FROM OR RELATED TO (I) CONTENT MADE AVAILABLE ON OR THROUGH THE SITE, INCLUDING ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN SUCH CONTENT, OR (II) LOSS OR DAMAGE INCURRED AS A RESULT OF CONTENT.

The information and services included on or provided through the Site may include inaccuracies or typographical errors. Changes are periodically added to the information herein. 1000 Women may make improvements and/or changes in the Site at any time.

1000 WOMEN MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS ABOUT THE SUITABILITY, RELIABILITY, TIMELINESS, AND ACCURACY OF THE INFORMATION, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS CONTAINED ON THE SITE FOR ANY PURPOSE.

YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT YOU HAVE READ THE TERMS CONTAINED HEREIN AND AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THEM. YOU HAVE EVALUATED THE DESIREABILITY OF USING THE SITE AND ARE NOT RELYING ON ANY REPRESENTATION, GUARANTEE, OR STATEMENT OTHER THAN AS SET FORTH HEREIN.

Limitation of Liability:  IN NO EVENT SHALL 1000 WOMEN BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER ARISING OUT OF THE USE -- OR THE INABILITY TO USE -- THE MATERIAL ON THIS SITE. THIS INCLUDES, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE LOSS OF PROFIT, REVENUE, DATA OR USE, INCURRED BY YOU OR A THIRD PARTY, EVEN IF 1000 Women WAS ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.

IF YOU, THE USER, ARE DISSATISFIED WITH ANY PORTION OF THE SITE, OR WITH ANY OF THESE TERMS OF USE, YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY AGAINST 1000 Women IS TO DISCONTINUE USING THE SITE.

General Terms and Conditions:

Indemnity:  You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless 1000 Women, its officers, directors, employees and agents from and against any and all claims, liabilities, damages, losses or expenses, including reasonable attorneys fees and costs, arising out of or in any way connected with your access to or use of the Site in connection with any claims of any nature related to your use of or access to the Site, including without limitation claims of damage to property, personal injury, product liability, copyright, trademark, patent or trade secret infringement, libel, defamation, invasion of privacy, fraud, or breach of confidentiality, arising out of the use of the Site.

Termination of Use:  You agree that 1000 Women may, in its sole and arbitrary discretion, at any time terminate your access to the Site and any account(s) you may have in connection with the Site. Access to the Site may be monitored by 1000 Women.

Export of Information:  The United States Export Controls laws prohibit the export of certain technical data and software to certain territories. No content from this Site may be downloaded or otherwise exported in violation of United States law.

Jurisdiction and Choice of Law: You agree that this agreement and all claims or issues regarding this Site, shall be governed according to United States Federal law and the laws of the State of Maryland.  Any legal action or proceeding concerning these Terms or this Site shall be brought within one (1) year after the claim or cause of action arises and must be brought in a federal or state court in the State of Maryland. You agree to submit to the jurisdiction of and agree that venue is proper in these courts in any such legal action or proceeding.

Entire Agreement: These Terms of Use constitute the entire agreement between Women’s Support TEAM LLC and you with respect to your use of the 1000 Women Site. If for any reason a court of competent jurisdiction finds any provision herein, or any portion thereof, to be unenforceable, the provision shall be enforced to the maximum extent permissible so as to affect the intent of these Terms of Use, and the remainder of these Terms of Use shall continue in full force and effect.

Severability: The failure of 1000 Women to exercise or enforce any Term will not constitute a waiver of such Term. If any Term is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, the parties nevertheless agree that the court should endeavor to give effect to the parties' intentions as reflected in the provision, and the other provisions of these Terms remain in full force and effect.

Contact Information:  If you have any questions regarding these Terms of Use or if you have any other questions regarding the Site, please contact 1000 Women at info@1000 WomenCanChangeTheWorld.org or 1000 Women Can Change the World Corp., 1783 Forest Drive, Annapolis, MD 21401.


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