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Privacy Policy

Last updated: February 7th, 2018

Thank you for visiting this Give One for Cincy website of (“Site”).  Purposeful Networks, LLC of Cincinnati, OH owns the technology used to create this Site and associate text-messaging based and/or mobile application technology configured for interactive coupling and use with the Site (hereinafter, the “Technology”) and hereby grants Inspiring Service of Cincinnati, OH (“Inspiring Service,” also referred to herein as “we”, “our,” “us”) an unrestricted, irrevocable, worldwide, royalty-free license to use, reproduce, sublicense, distribute, market, sell, display, modify, create derivative works from and transmit such Technology for any purposes. Inspiring Service created this Site, and/or any mobile applications configured to interact with the Site using the Technology (“Site Apps”). Inspiring Service is a nonprofit organization created to inspire and enable people and organizations to engage in volunteering that improves and strengthens their community and themselves.   This Privacy Policy governs the manner in which Inspiring Service collects, uses, maintains, and discloses information collected from users (referred to herein as “Users,” “you” or “your”) of the Site and/or Site Apps.

Inspiring Service is the sole owner of the information collected or submitted through our Site. Your use of this Site and its affiliate links and/or Site Apps is subject to this Privacy Policy, and by accessing or using our Site you agree to this Privacy Policy. Therefore, it is important that you fully understand the conditions of our collection and use of such information. Please take a moment to read this Privacy Policy carefully before using and/or submitting information at our Site. We reserve the right to modify this Privacy Policy, which may change from time to time. Your continued use or access of our Site is deemed to be acceptance of these changes, so please visit the Privacy Policy periodically for updates. If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy or wish to contact us, we can be reached via any of the following:

Inspiring Service

1776 Mentor Ave. Ste. 200

Cincinnati, Ohio 45212

Tel:  (513) 236-6890

Information We Collect About You

We collect information from our Users in a number of different ways, as detailed below.  The information we collect depends on what you do when you visit our Site and/or use our Site Apps to interact with the Site. 

Personal Identification Information:  Please note that we do not collect personal identification information about you, including your name, email address, telephone number or postal address, when you visit our Site, unless you choose to provide such information to us by subscribing to and/or registering with our Site with requested information such as a mobile phone number for identification purposes and/or contacting us regarding the Site or our services.  Any mobile phone number you provide for identification purposes in place of a registered account will by encoded by us prior to posting to the Site and/or Site Apps to protect your privacy.  You provide us with such personal information when you elect to submit content on the Site and/or Site Apps, including but not limited to photograph(s), your mobile phone number, and the location(s) at which you perform volunteer service.

We will collect personal identification information from Users only if they voluntarily submit such information to us.  Users can always refuse to supply personally identification information; however, refusing to provide personally identifiable information may prevent a User from engaging in certain Site-related activities. 

Anonymous Information:  Further, Users may visit our Site anonymously.  We automatically collect other anonymous information about Users whenever they interact with our Site.  Through such interactions, you may provide us with anonymous information such as your IP address, the browser name, the type of computer, the domains from which Users are referred to the Site, technical information about a User’s means of connection to our Site, such as the operating system and the Internet Service Providers utilized and other similar information, areas of the Site you have visited, time and date, and whether or not you clicked on links.

Cookies:  We use technologies such as cookies to collect this anonymous information. A cookie is a piece of data stored on a user’s computer. Session cookies terminate once the user closes the browser. We also use persistent cookies that store other information to make it easier for you then you come back to the Site. Certain features of our Site may use local stored objects (or Flash cookies) to collect and store information about your preferences and navigation to, from, and on our Site.  Flash cookies are not managed by the same browser settings as are used for browser cookies. You can configure your browser to block cookies; however, if you do, the Site may not function properly or at all. Further, if you choose to click on a link to any outside website, anonymous information may be provided to that website.

Third Party Links:  This Privacy Policy does not apply to information collected by us offline or to any third party including through any application or content (including advertising) that may link to or be accessible from our Site and/or Site Apps.  For example, Users may find content on our Site that links to third party sites.  We do not control the content or links that appear on these other websites and are not responsible for the practices employed by them.  Browsing and interaction on any other website, including such third-party websites that link to our Site, is subject to that website’s own terms and policies. 

Use of the Information We Collect

Inspiring Service may use anonymous information collected to improve the quality of the Site. This information may help us to diagnose problems, maintain security, and provide services users want. Inspiring Service may determine user demographics, interests, and behavior and may share such anonymous information with others.

Inspiring Service may use personal information you elect to provide to us in order to provide products and/or services to you and, if you elect, to other users, and for administration, maintenance, and development of the Site. 

If you choose to post materials directly to public portions of the Site and/or Site Apps such as events, requests, actions, comments, blogs, tips, or messages, obviously those materials may be available to other users. Your posted materials are posited on and transmitted to others at your own risk. 

Further, if you provide your email address at the Site, we may use your email address to contact you, notify you of any Site news, send you information and updates, and/or respond to your inquiries or other requests. Generally, you cannot opt-out of receiving certain communications such as service-related announcements and administrative messages, except by terminating your account.

Sharing of Information

In addition to the uses and disclosures described above, we may share your personally identifiable information: (1) with your permission; (2) we believe in good faith that the disclosure is necessary to protect our rights, interests, or property; (3) we are acting in good faith to protect your safety or the safety of others, to investigate fraud, or to respond to a government request; (4) we believe in good faith that the disclosure is required by law, such as to comply with a subpoena, search warrant, court order, or similar legal or administrative process; and/or (5) change of ownership, such as through a third party purchase or acquisition of us or the Site, in which case your information will likely be among the assets transferred.

Controlling and Updating Your Personally Identifiable Information

If you believe that the Site contains information about you that needs to be updated or corrected, you can update that information by contacting us at the contact information provided above.

Child Protection

This Site is not designed to solicit or collect data for anyone under the age of 13.  In accordance with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA), Inspiring Service does not offer this Site and/or Site Apps to knowingly collect or solicit information from anyone under the age of 13. If you are under 13, do not provide us with any information. Any information we receive from people that we discover are or that we believe in good faith to be under 13 in violation of this Privacy Policy will be deleted within a reasonable time.

California Privacy Rights

California Civil Code Section 1798.83 permits users of our Site that are California residents to request certain information regarding our disclosure of personal information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes.  To make such a request, please contact us at the contact information provided above with a request entitled “Request for California Privacy Information.”

California Do Not Track Disclosures

We do not collect personally identifiable information about users’ online activities over time and across third-party website to provide targeted advertising.  For this reason, at this time, the Site does not respond to “do not track” signals.  Third parties may collect personally identifiable information through the Site as described in this Privacy Policy.


If you choose to use the Site, your use is subject to the current Terms of Use and Privacy Policy (which is incorporated into and subject to the Inspiring Service Terms of Use available at the following Site-related URL and you consent to our limited use of information as outlined in our Privacy Policy. We reserve the right to change this Privacy Policy from time to time. If we do make changes, we will post any changes on the Site and will indicate the date the changes were made at the top of our Privacy Policy. Unless stated otherwise, our current Privacy Policy applies to all information in our possession related to and/or received through the Site and/or Site-Apps.


Inspiring Service takes reasonable precautions to protect our users’ information. Although we abide by the privacy settings you select in your profile, please be aware that no security measures are perfect or 100% effective. We cannot control the actions of other users with whom you may choose to share your pages and information. Even after removal, copies of your posted materials may remain viewable in cached and archived pages or if other users have copied or stored your posted materials. If you have any questions about the security of the Site, please contact us at

© Inspiring Service 2018. All Rights Reserved. Inspiring Service® is a trademark of Inspiring Service registered at the United States Patent and Trademark Office.

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