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CarePortal.org Privacy Policy

CarePortal, wholly owned by The Global Orphan Project is committed to your privacy.

We do not rent, sell, or exchange our mailing lists and do not disclose your personal information to third parties.

Please understand that by visiting, making a donation, responding to or submitting a request or creating an account careportal.org you are agreeing to the practices explained below.

The information we collect from you on careportal.org:

When you visit the sites: CarePortal collects information about the Internet Protocol (IP) address of all visitors to careportal.org. Every computer and device connected to the Internet is assigned a unique number known as an IP address. We do not monitor your individual usage, but instead use this information to help diagnose problems, maintain our website more effectively, and gather broad demographic information about where our visitors are located and which domains they are using. careportal.org uses cookies. A cookie is a simple text file, containing a unique identifying feature, that is stored on a user’s web browser. Cookies store useful information to help improve your user experience, like settings, remembering items in a shopping cart, or remaining logged in to your account. Cookies created on your computer by using our site do not contain personally identifiable information and do not compromise your privacy or security. You can set your web browser to disable all cookies, but this could affect your web browsing experience.

When you donate on the sites: Our site uses securely encrypted donation forms. We collect your willingly submitted contact information (first and last name, email address, and phone number), credit or debit card information (card type, card number, security code, and expiration date), in some cases eCheck information (bank name, account number, and routing number), billing and also in some cases shipping information, and unique identifiers (like invoice or confirmation order numbers). Contact information from these forms is used to process donations or merchandise purchases, provide receipts and supply information about CarePortal (and The Global Orphan Project) to our donors. The contact information is also used to reach visitors when necessary in order to resolve customer service issues or questions. Users may readily opt out of receiving future communications (see Opt-Out below). Financial information that is collected is used to bill the user for donations or purchases. Unique identifiers (such as an invoice number) may be collected from visitors to assist in matching current donation information with donor history information in our system. For more information about the security of your transactions, please read about our Security Policy below.

When you create an account on the sites: When you create a personal account on careportal.org for the purpose of donating, accessing volunteer resources, enrolling your church or submitting a request, CarePortal collects your name, email address, billing address, password, and other information you willingly provide. It is your responsibility to keep your password secure at all times to avoid unauthorized use of your CarePortal account. We do not pass on this information to any other third party.


Our Security Policy to protect your information

Sensitive data such as credit card numbers are encrypted using SSL and other industry standard measures, to provide an additional level of security. To ensure transactions are secure, we use a 128-bit SSL certificate. 128-bit SSL is the encryption standard for financial institutions around the world. A 128-bit SSL certificate is a digital document that has unique codes to identify the holder of the SSL certificate to the person accessing the site. The transfer of online information and data to and from our site is protected by an SSL (Secure Socket Layer) session, allowing web browsers to verify the authenticity of our site and to communicate with our site securely. This protects confidential information from interception and hacking and encrypts any information exchanged during this session. It is your responsibility to keep your password secure at all times to avoid unauthorized use of your CarePortal account.

Opt-Out

The CarePortal site provides users the ability to opt-out of receiving communications from us. There are, however, a few places where users do not have the opportunity to opt-out of receiving communications. If you wish to opt-out, contact us at info@careportal.org or 816-536-8333 and we will unsubscribe you from receiving further communications from us.

Modifying Your Information

This site gives users the ability to update or remove their personal contact information:

  • Send us a message with your request to info@careportal.org
  • Call us at 816-536-8333
  • Send postal mail to the following address:
  • The Global Orphan Project c/o CarePortal, 6114 N. 9 Highway, Parkville, MO 64152

When contacting us to change your status, be sure to include any information that would help us identify you on our lists, such as complete contact information (name, postal address, telephone number, and email address).

Changes to This Policy

We reserve the right to make changes to this privacy policy without advance notice.