Your privacy and security is very important to Nine Lives Greece, and Nine Lives Greece complies fully with the EU General Data Protection Regulation.

What information will Nine Lives Greece collect about me?

When you interact with Nine Lives (for example, opt-in to receive emails from us, offer to volunteer or adopt/foster a cat, make a donation, sign a petition, ask for our help or give us your contact details at an event), we may receive and retain personal information about you. This can consist of information such as your name, email address, postal address, telephone number, bank account details to process donations.

By submitting your details, you enable Nine Lives to campaign for improvements in the lives of stray cats, raise funds and provide you with the services or information you select. We will retain your details for as long as is necessary for these purposes.

How will Nine Lives Greece use the information you collect about me?

It is Nine Lives’ policy never to pass on your personal details to other organisations for their use, except when we have your express permission or when the law requires it. We may use your personal information in the following ways:
• to respond to any correspondence you enter into with us;
• for “service administration purposes” – which means processing, and contacting you about, any donations you have made, or providing you with information you have signed up for;
• for internal record keeping;
• for campaigning purposes – where you have signed a petition or otherwise taken action, your details may be sent to the campaign target
• for marketing (campaigning and fundraising) purposes:
o we will only contact you for marketing purposes by email or other electronic message if you have agreed to be contacted in this way;

When you supply us with personal information we will assume that you are happy with the above uses of this information unless otherwise advised. If you would like to speak to us about the information we hold about you, or request a change to the way in which we use your personal information, please email [email protected] You may also opt-out of receiving campaigning and fundraising emails from us at any time by clicking the ‘unsubscribe’ link in any email we send to you.
You can find out more about the EU General Data Protection Regulation by visiting: https://www.eugdpr.org/

Protection of children

Nine Lives Greece is committed to protecting the privacy and safety of children. Although we are not responsible for determining the age of website visitors, our websites are primarily designed and intended for use by people aged 16 and over. If you are younger than this, you should review the terms of this privacy policy with your parent or guardian to make sure you both understand them. No information should be submitted to this website by children without prior parental consent. All applicable laws are followed with respect to data collection from children.

Protection of supporters in vulnerable circumstances

We’re committed to offering the very best standards of supporter care and protecting our supporters’ privacy, dignity and well-being. If we believe that a supporter may be in vulnerable circumstances that could affect their capacity to make a decision about supporting us financially, or in other ways, we will do all we can to protect that supporter.

How does Nine Lives use ‘cookies’?

Cookies are small text files on your computer, smart phone, tablet or other device. They are made by your web-browser when you visit a website. Every time you go back to that website, your browser will send the cookie file back to the website’s server. Cookies do lots of different jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improving the user experience.
Nine Lives does not collect information through cookies.

Third party websites

Please note that we cannot be responsible for the privacy and security policies and practices of third party websites, even when they provide links to our website or can be accessed using links from our website. We recommend that you check the policy of each website you visit.