Welcome to paintforchange.com ("The Site"). This site is
powered by The Citizens Media ("CM"). "CM" provides users a means of
accessing and creating on-line resources, including communications tools,
online forums, personalized content, and programming through its network
of sites (the "Service"). CM, is a service offered by ISOS Media Ltd.
This document sets out the privacy policies and practices for
all sites powered by CM, with respect to the collection, use, and
disclosure of personal information in with connection). By visiting paintforchange.com, you agree that your use of the Site, and any
the revised terms (including by email or by posting on the Site),
entered into between CM and an individual from time-to-time.
means any information about an identifiable individual,
as defined under applicable Canadian laws.
Collection and Use of Personal Information.
CM collects Personal Information from you when you subscribe
for services or products, and may from time to time collect
additional Personal Information in the course of providing
such products and services. CM uses such Personal Information
as is reasonably required to process your registration for
the Site and to provide services and products to you.
Contact information that you provide to CM may be used to contact you in
connection with the Site. For example, depending on which services you
have subscribed to and which privacy preferences you have indicated to
CM, we may use your contact information to provide periodic newsletters
or to provide notices regarding changes to the Site or regarding new
services or products.
This Site allows you to publish Personal Information about yourself
and others, including videos and photos. By publishing your Personal
Information on such pages, you consent to the publication of such Personal
Information. By publishing Personal Information about another individual,
you represent that you have, where required by applicable privacy laws,
obtained the consent of such individuals to publish such information.
CM collects demographic and profile data in connection with the Site
and uses such data to tailor each visitor's experience at the Site,
showing the user content in which CM thinks you might be interested,
and displaying the content according to your preferences.
CM may use Personal Information for additional purposes that may be
identified at or before the time that the information is collected.
Disclosure of Personal Information.
CM will not use or disclose Personal Information for purposes other than
those for which it was collected, except with your consent or as required
or permitted by law. CM may disclose Personal Information as follows:
to third party service providers and to affiliated entities in order to
carry out work on behalf of CM;
to law enforcement agencies for the purposes of investigating fraud or
to legal, financial, insurance, and other advisors or in connection with
the sale, reorganization, or management of all or part of its business
or operations; and
as consented to by you from time to time, including to fulfill any other
purposes that are identified when the Personal Information is collected.
Cookies and IP Addresses.
CM uses your IP address to help identify you and your subscription,
gather broad demographic information about our users, diagnose problems
with our systems, and administer the Site. The Site is entitled to use
cookies to deliver content specific to your interests, according to your
preferences, and to save your password so that you are not required to
re-enter it while you use the Site.
The Site contains links to other websites. CM is not responsible for
the privacy practices or the content of such websites, including those
of CM's advertisers. Please ensure you review the privacy policies of
the websites that you visit.
Archiving and Storage.
All CM postings may be stored in our database, even after deletion from
the Site. Our web logs and other records may be stored indefinitely. In
addition, search engines and other sites not affiliated with CM may cache
or archive postings from CM, and may make such postings available for
viewing on their sites. CM assumes no responsibility for Content cached
or archived by third parties.
CM protects against the loss, misuse, and alteration of Personal
Information with security measures appropriate to the sensitivity of the
information. However, it is possible that any information transmitted
via the Internet may be intercepted by unknown third parties.
When appropriate, users of the Site are given the opportunity to
If you wish to opt-out of receiving further communications,
please contact CM's privacy officer (the "Privacy Officer")
by email or phone using the contact information provided below.
opt-out of receiving communications from us,
remove their Personal Information from our records, or
elect to no longer receive services from us.
Corrections of Personal Information.
You may contact the Privacy Officer to modify or correct any of your
Personal Information that is under our control in relationship to
use of the Site and Services. You may also direct a written complaint
and, within a reasonable time upon receiving the written complaint, the
Privacy Officer will conduct an investigation into the matter. Within
a reasonable time of concluding the investigation, the Privacy Officer
will inform you whether the complaint will be allowed or denied. If the
Privacy Officer allows the complaint, CM will take appropriate measure
necessary to rectify the source of the complaint.
practices in connection with this Site, or CM's collection, use,
disclosure, or retention of your Personal Information in connection
with this Site, please contact the Privacy Officer as follows: