Privacy policies

Private Policy


Riwaq will not sell, trade or share any donor’s personal information with any individual or organization. Riwaq will not send donors mailings on behalf of any other organizations. Riwaq will only share personal information after receiving written permission from the donor.

This privacy policy indicates how Riwaq uses and protects any information that you give us when you use this website.


Riwaq is committed to ensure that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement. We will not sell, trade, or rent your personal information to any third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so.


We may collect your personally identifiable information by such means as emailing us, sending us your resume, or filling out certain forms on our website.


Riwaq may also gather certain technical data from your browser such as your computer’s “Internet Protocol” address, as well as statistics about how you navigate through our site.


Riwaq may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are aware of any changes.


What we collect

We may collect the following information:


  • Name, employment details

  • Age, date of birth and gender

  • Contact information including email address

  • Demographic information such as postcode, preferences and interests

  • Technical data such as IP address, type of browser of visitors and a record of the pages viewed on our site

  • Other information relevant to customer surveys and/or offers


What we do with the information we gather


We require this information to understand your capabilities and match you with volunteering opportunities through Riwaq as well as use the information to provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:


  • Donation receipts.

  • Internal record keeping.

  • We may use the information to improve our volunteer campaigns and fundraising approach.

  • We may periodically send promotional emails about new campaigns, special events or other information which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided.

  • From time to time, we may also use your information to contact you for market research purposes. We may contact you by email, phone, fax or mail. We may use the information to customize the website according to your interests.



We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorized access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.



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We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyze data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.

Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.


You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.


Links to other websites

Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.