Website Cookies Statement

Last Modified: February 19, 2019

This website uses cookies to improve the functioning of the site and may use cookies to authenticate or customize the experience of the website for users.

This Cookies­­ Statement (this “Statement”) describes what cookies are and how cookies are used by Girl Rising 501 (c)(3) (“Girl Rising”, “we”, “our”, or “us”) on our website and in the use of online services that may be accessed through our website (collectively, the “Site”). This Statement also describes the choices available to you in managing cookies. Please review this Statement to understand our use of cookies on the Site.

By using the Site or by clicking “accept” to our use of cookies when the option is made available to you, you agree that the Site may place cookies on your computer, and you agree to our use of cookies as described in this Statement.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files that a website may save on your computer or device when you visit. These small text files allow the website to recognize your computer or device at the next visit and enable the website to remember your preferences and information (for example, your login, language, font size and other display preferences). This way, you do not need to re-enter that information whenever you return to the website or browse from one page to another within the website. Cookies may also be used by a website to collect data about user activity, or how the website is used by visitors.

There are two basic types of cookies: Session cookies are temporary files that are cleaned up (i.e., deleted) when you close your browser program. Persistent cookies store your information and settings for longer periods, in order to remember your information and preferences between visits to a website. We use both types of cookies on the Site.

How do we use cookies?

We use cookies for the following purposes on the Site:

·      Analytics. We use cookies to better understand how people are using the Site, by gathering information about, for example when the Site is accessed, what pages or services are used, what information is uploaded or downloaded, and other website traffic information.

·      Preferences. We use cookies to remember you as a visitor to the Site, including your information and preferences, so that you do not have to enter information again with each visit.

·      Authentication. We use cookies to authenticate customers when they log into services through the Site. These cookies are necessary for you to use those services.

We control all information that we gather through our use of cookies, and it is used as described in our Privacy Policy.

How to control cookies

You can control or delete cookies, or otherwise manage cookies, through your browser settings. For more details, please visit  https://www.allaboutcookies.org/ or https://www.aboutcookies.org/.  

However, please understand that if you limit or reject cookies, some functions of the Services may be affected, or you may be unable to use all of the functionality of the Services.