Privacy Policy

Beacon Community Founcation is committed to protecting any personal information that you may provide to us. Further, we recognise the importance of informing you how we treat information about you that we may receive from use of this website, as well as data collected elsewhere.
Beacon Community Founcation does not sell or lease personal information about you to any third-parties or for any use. Beacon Community Founcation will provide a copy of all information we hold about you if you direct us to do so.

Who we are

Beacon Community Founcation is a UK registered charity. Our registration details are:
Registered address: c/o Royton Medical Centre, Chapel Street, Royton, OL2 5QL Charity Registration number: 1198860

Your rights regarding your data

Under GDPR regulations, which came into effect on the 25th of May 2018, individuals have been given specific rights regarding their personal data. These rights are:

The right to be informed

Individuals have the right to be informed about the collection and use of their personal data.

Sharing your information

Beacon Community Founcation will never sell or lease your data.
If you have given us consent to contact you for marketing, information sharing purposes or due to what we deem as a legitimate interest, we may share your information with third parties such as:
  • Mailing houses if we are allowed to send you marketing material in the post
  • Email and text message service providers if you have allowed us to contact you via those means
  • HRMC if you have selected to give Gift Aid with your donations
  • Payment processing providers if you have made a credit or debit transaction online, via the phone, post or in person
  • Event organisers, airlines and hotels if you have registered for a fundraising event in the UK or abroad
  • Law enforcement agencies if we receive a valid request
  • Due diligence checks to ensure no one is using our services for criminal activities
  • Websites and software providers for the purposes of providing you the services you require, as well as improving our service in general

What are cookies?

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Changing cookie preferences

You can update and change your cookie preferences at any time by clicking the link found in the footer of each page. To ensure you receive the best experience from Beacon Community Founcation and using this Site in particular, we suggest you use the recommended settings.