Cookie Policy

Founders4Schools ("we", "us"and "our") is a registered charity (charity number 1162197) locatedat 22 Chancery Lane, London, WC2A 1LS and we use cookies to improve your experience of Digital Boost.

You can find out more below about what cookies are, the cookies we use and how to switch off cookies. You can indicate your acceptance of our use of cookies in accordance with this Cookie Policy("Policy") by clicking on "Got it!" in the appropriate place on the banner that appears on the homepage of our services. However, please note that if you do not click "Got it!" but you continue to browse our Website you will be deemed to have accepted our use of cookies in accordance with this Policy.

In this Policy:

-     "Personal Information" means information that relates to a living individual who can be identified from that information that is held by us or is likely to be held by us;

-     "Website" means the https://www.digitalboost.org.uk/ to be used to arrange encounters between users of the digital boost service.

1. WHAT ARE COOKIES?

A cookie is a small text file containing small amounts of information which is downloaded to/stored on your computer (or other internet enabled devices, such as a smartphone or tablet) ("your device") when you use the digital boost services. Cookies help us remember information about your visit, like your country, language and other settings. They can also help us to operate our services more efficiently and make your next visit easier. Cookies can also allow us to do various other things, as explained below.

2. WHAT COOKIES DO WE USE?

When you visit DigitalBoost, the following cookies may be downloaded to your device:

Strictly necessary cookies. These cookies are required for the administration and operation of Digital Boost. Without these cookies, DigitalBoost (or parts of it) may not work properly. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our Digital Boost and apply for, offer to provide or accept Digital Boosts.

Analytical/performance cookies. These cookies allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors/users of Digital Boost and to see how such visitors/users move around Digital Boost when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way Digital Boost works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.

Functionality cookies. These cookies are used to recognise you when you return to Digital Boost. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences.

While we do not use targeting cookies for advertising purposes, we use a number of third party cookies on Digital Boost for functional, as well as analytical/performance, purposes. If you would like more information about these third party cookies, please click here.

To enrich our content, we sometimes embed photos and video content from websites such as Linkedin or YouTube. As a result, when you visit a page with content embedded from, for example, YouTube, YouTube may set a cookie. Please note that we do not control the dissemination of these cookies and you should check the relevant third-party website, such as YouTube, for more information about their cookies.

For a list of the main cookies we use on Digital Boost, please click here.

3. HOW YOU I TURN COOKIES OFF?

If you do not want us to install cookies or you don’t agree to how we use them in any way, you can change the settings on your internet browser or reject cookies. The"Help" section of the toolbar on most browsers will tell you how to prevent your device from accepting new cookies, how to have the browser notify you when you receive a new cookie, or how to disable cookies altogether. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including those cookies that are strictly necessary for the administration and operation of DigitalBoost) you may experience reduced functionality or not be able to access all or parts of Digital Boost. Further information may be found at www.allaboutcookies.org.

4. CHANGES TO OUR POLICY

This Policy was last updated on 8 June 2020. This Policy may change from time to time and, if it does, the up-to-date version will always be available on Digital Boost, in particular on the homepage of our Website. Please note that at any time by continuing to use Digital Boost you will be deemed to have accepted our use of cookies in accordance with this Policy.

5. QUERIES AND OUR CONTACT DETAILS

If you have any questions or comments relating to this Policy, please get in touch with us or,if you are under the age of 16, ask your parents to get in touch with us byemail at: privacy@digitalboost.org.uk orwrite to us at: Founders4Schools, 22 Chancery Lane, London, WC2A 1LS.