Koinonia Foster Homes, Inc.
Privacy Statement
Refund Policy




PRIVACY STATEMENT: ( top )

This Privacy Statement sets forth the information gathering, use, and dissemination practices of Koinonia Foster Homes, Inc. in connection with the World Wide Web site located at www.kfh.org. This Privacy Statement addresses Koinonia Foster Homes practices regarding information collected only directly through or from the Site - it does not address or govern any information gathering, use, or dissemination practices related to information collected other than directly through or from the Site, including, without limitation, from or via telephone, facsimile, postal mail, personal delivery, or other or additional offline means or media. Koinonia Foster Homes.com, Inc. can be contacted by mail at P. O. Box 1403, Loomis, CA 95650, by phone at 1-916-652-5802, or by e-mail at: info@kfh.org.

1. Collection of Personal Information from Site Visitors

Koinonia Foster Homes may collect or track (1) the home server domain names, e-mail addresses, type of client computer, files downloaded, search engine used, operating system, and type of Web browser of visitors to the Site, (2) the e-mail addresses of visitors that communicate with Koinonia Foster Homes via e-mail, (3) information knowingly provided by the visitor in online forms, registration forms, surveys, e-mail, contest entries, and other online avenues (including, without limitation, demographic and personal profile data), and (4) aggregate and user-specific information regarding which pages Site visitors access.

Koinonia Foster Homes may place Internet cookies on visitors hard drives. Internet cookies save data about individual visitors, such as the visitors name, password, username, shopping cart, screen preferences, and the pages of a site viewed by the visitor. When the visitor revisits the Site, Koinonia Foster Homes may recognize the visitor by the Internet cookie and customize the visitors experience accordingly. Visitors may decline Internet cookies, if any, by using the appropriate feature o their Web client software, if available.

Koinonia Foster Homes also may use Web bugs to gather, store, and track certain information related to your visit to and activity on the Site. A Web bug is a file object, which can be a graphic image such as a transparent one pixel-by-one pixel graphics file, which is placed on a Web page or in a e-mail message to monitor user activity. A Web bug can gather, for example, the IP address of your computer, the time the Web page was viewed, and the type of browser used.

When a visitor performs a search with the Site, Koinonia Foster Homes may record information identifying the visitor or linking the visitor to the search performed. Koinonia Foster Homes may also record limited information for every search request and use that information to solve technical problems with the services available directly or indirectly in connection with the Site and to calculate overall usage statistics.

2. Use of Personal Data Collected

Personal data collected by Koinonia Foster Homes may be used by Koinonia Foster Homes for many reasons, for example, for editorial and feedback purposes, for marketing and promotional purposes, for a statistical analysis of users behavior, for product development, for content improvement, for fulfillment of a requested transaction or record keeping, or to customize the content and layout of the Site. Aggregate data on visitors home servers may be used for internal purposes, and individually identifying information, such as names, postal and e-mail addresses, phone numbers, and other personal information which visitors voluntarily provide to Koinonia Foster Homes may be added to Koinonia Foster Homes databases and used for future calls and mailings regarding Site updates, new products and services, and upcoming events.

Koinonia Foster Homes also may use Site visitor data to contact the Site visitors regarding account status and changes to the subscriber agreement, privacy statement, and any other policies or agreements relevant to Site visitors.

3. Disclosure of Personal Data to Third Parties

Aggregate data on visitors home servers WILL NOT be provided to third parties such as marketing firms, and individually identifying information, such as names, postal and e-mail addresses, phone numbers.

4. Security Measures

Koinonia Foster Homes has implemented numerous security features to prevent the unauthorized release of or access to personal information. Please be advised, however, that the confidentiality of any communication or material transmitted to or from Koinonia Foster Homes via this Site or e-mail cannot be guaranteed. Accordingly, Koinonia Foster Homes is not responsible for the security of information transmitted via the Internet. Instead of communicating with Koinonia Foster Homes via e-mail or the Internet, visitors can contact Koinonia Foster Homes via postal mail, email, or telephone at the addresses or numbers above.

5. Opt-Out Right

Except as necessary for Koinonia Foster Homes to provide the services, information, or products requested by a visitor, the visitor may opt out of having his or her personally identifiable information, which has been voluntarily provided to Koinonia Foster Homes through an account registration, customer order, or electronic news or information subscription, prospectively retained by Koinonia Foster Homes, used by Koinonia Foster Homes for secondary purposes, or disclosed by Koinonia Foster Homes to third parties by contacting Koinonia Foster Homes via postal mail, e-mail, or telephone at the addresses set out above. (This does not apply to collection of the type of Web browser of the visitor to the Site or to information provided or collected that does not meet the above description.)

6. Access to and Ability to Correct Personal Data

Upon a visitors request via postal mail, e-mail, or phone, Koinonia Foster Homes will provide to the visitor a summary of any personally identifiable information retained by Koinonia Foster Homes regarding the visitor, which information has been voluntarily provided to Koinonia Foster Homes through an account registration, customer order, or electronic news or information subscription. A visitor may modify, correct, change or update their personally identifiable information by contacting Koinonia Foster Homes via postal mail, email, or telephone at the addresses or numbers above.

7. Right to Change Privacy Statement

Koinonia Foster Homes may change this Privacy Statement at any time. Notice of any new or revised Privacy Statement, as well as the location of the new or revised statement, will be posted on the Site for at least 60 days after the change. It is the obligation of users visiting the Site before the change to learn of changes to the Privacy Statement since their last visit. Any change to this Privacy Statement shall be effective as to any visitor who has visited the Site before the change was made.






REFUND POLICY: ( top )

Since this is a donation, no refunds will be granted. However, if this transaction was processed erroneously, please contact us and we will work with you to resolve the issue. Automatic recurring donations can be canceled at any time by contacting us at:


Koinonia Corporate Office (800) 927-9900