Terms of Service

These Terms of Use constitute a legally binding agreement made between you, whether personally or on behalf of an entity (“you”) and Elevate Church (“we”, “us”, or “our”), concerning your access to and use of the www.ielevatechurch.com website as well as any other media form, media channel, mobile website or mobile application related, linked, or otherwise connected thereto (collectively, the “Site”). You agree that by accessing the Site, you have read, understood, and agreed to be bound by all of these Terms of Use. If you do not agree with all of these Terms of Use, then you are expressly prohibited from using the Site and must discontinue use immediately.

 

In addition, Elevate Church reserves the right to modify these Terms of Use at any time. Upon making these changes, we will revise the update date at the bottom of this page. We encourage users to check this page frequently in order to be aware of any changes made and to stay informed about updates.

 

The Site is intended for users who are at least 18 years old. Persons under the age of 18 are not permitted to use or register for the Site.

Privacy Policy

What type of information do we collect?


Elevate Church collects your personal information that you provide us such as: Name and Contact Data. This includes your first and last name, email address, postal address, phone number, data of birth, title and data of similar nature. Demographic Information. When relevant to our mission, demographic information such as marital status, nationality, education, employment/qualifications and family details are kept. Credentials. We collect passwords, password hints, and similar security information used for authentication and account access. Payment Data. We collect all information required to process your payment of purchases and donations. This includes credit card number(s) and all information needed for the transaction to properly go through. All payment information is kept confidential. Financial information such as donation history and bank details are also kept. Session Information. We use software tools to measure and collect session information, including page response times, lengths of visits to certain pages, page interaction information, and methods used to browse our media platforms (website, app, social media). Communications. We also collect comments, feedback, product/experience reviews, and recommendations. Photographs. We may collect photographs provided by you or taken at Elevate Church services or events.




How do we collect your information?


We may collect personal identification information from users in a variety of ways including, but not limited to: Church App. In using our app(s), we may collect information regarding your geolocation, mobile device, and accepting to receive push notifications. Church Website. Information is gathered when users visit our Site, register on the Site, place an order, subscribe to our newsletter, fill out a form, and in connection with other activities, services, features or resources we make available on our Site. Purchase of Goods. Your Personal Data is collected through the purchase of goods or services from Elevate through the website, or directly from the Local Church and when you provide credit or debit card details. Donations. When making a donation of any nature to Elevate Church, all information required to process your payment of donations is kept. Forms. When filling out a physical or online form, users may be asked for first and last name, phone number, postal address, and other ersonal pertainable information such as marital and family status. This also pertains to applications when a user applies for a job, internship, or to volunteer at Elevate Church. By filling out these forms, you grand the Church access to your Personal Data and give consent to be contacted by Elevate Church. Events. Personal Data is collected when a user registers for an Elevate Church event such as conference, raffle, workshop, etc. Social Media. Your personal information may be obtained when you visit our social media platforms such as Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, and podcast. This information is obtained for the sole purpose of measuring our analytics and audience interaction. Contact Us. When you contact us by means such as email, text, letter, telephone or online form, your information is kept and stored.




Why do we collect such personal information?


Elevate Church collects such Non-personal and Personal Information for the following purposes:

  • To provide our users with ongoing assistance and support;
  • To be able to contact and connect with our visitors with general or personalized service-related notices and promotional messages;
  • To comply with any applicable laws and regulations.




How do we use your information?


Your personal information will be processed lawfully, fairly and in a transparent manner. It is never sold, nor given away. It is only shared with others where you have given consent or where it is permitted or required either contractually or legally. In addition, it is processed for the purposes based on legitimate charitable interests, the fulfillment of our contract with you, compliance with our legal obligations, and/or your consent. Furthermore, we will not use your personal information for any other purposes without first seeking your consent, unless authorized or required by law. We use personal information collected via our Sites or Apps for a variety of charitable/business purposes listed below:

  • To keep you informed of services Elevate Church offers as well as products, activities, events, resources, and new feature information and/or information regarding changes to our terms, conditions, and policies.
  • To send administrative information to you for Business Purposes and/or Legal Reasons used to establish and maintain your involvement with us, events you have attended, what areas and activities of the Local Church you have supported, and to record and acknowledge any donation made to the Church.
  • Fulfill and manage your orders for Contractural reasons. We may use your information to fulfill and manage orders, payments, returns, and exchanges made through the Sites or Apps.
  • Deliver tailored advertisement of service to you. We may use your information to develop and display content and advertising tailored to your interests and/or location.
  • Request feedback. We may use your information to request feedback, contact you about your use of our Sites and/or Apps, and to answer an inquiry or request for further information or complain about us, our services, activities, and events.
  • To protect our Sites. We may use your information as part of our efforts to keep our Sites and Apps safe and secure (i.e. fraud monitoring and prevention, maintenance and develoment, etc).
  • For other Business Purposes. We may use your information for data analysis, identifying usage trends, determining the effectiveness of our promotional campaigns, and to evaluate and improve our Sites and/or Apps, products, services, marketing, and the overall user experience.




How do we use cookies and other tracking tools?


Cookies are small pieces of data sent by your web browser by a website you visit. This allows for our Elevate Church website or a third party to recognize you and make your next visit easier for you. We use cookies and other tracking tools for the following purposes:

  • To enable certain functions;
  • To store your preferences;
  • To enable marketing delivery;
  • To help evaluate and compile statistics about user activity.




Third Party Services


We may use third party service providers to process information, fulfill and deliver orders, process donations and credit card payments, provide support services on our behalf, as well as acquire metrics and other analytics services. Examples of third party service provides used by Elevate Church include but are not limited to:

  • Church Community Builder (for logged in users)
  • Facebook
  • Google Analytics
  • Instagram
  • Libsyn
  • Paypal
  • Pushpay
  • Square
  • Vimeo
  • Wix
  • Yelp
  • YouTube
Please keep in mind that these sites and services may have their own privacy policies and customer service policies.




How long do we keep your information?


We will only keep your personal information for as long as it is required and in accordance with the Law and other legal requirements (such as tax, accounting, or other legal requirements). If you have indicated that you no longer wish to hear from us, we will keep the minimum information necessary to ensure that no future contact is made. However, even after you modify your communication preferences, we may retain copies of information about you for a period of time that is in accordance with applicable law, applicable statute of limitations, or as we believe it is reasonably necessary to comply with applicable law, regulation, or legal process.




How and why do we communicate with users?


We may contact you via email, telephone, text messages, and postal mail for the following purposes:

  • To send you updates about our organization;
  • To poll your opinions through surveys or questionnaires;
  • To resolve a dispute;
  • To troubleshoot any problems we may encounter.
If you would like to update your communication preferences, please click HERE.




Privacy Policy Updates


Elevate Church reserves the right to modify this Privacy Policy at any time. Upon making these changes, we will revise the updated data at the bottom of this page. In addition, we encourage users to check this page frequently in order to be aware of any changes made and to stay informed about how we are helping to protect the personal information we collect.




Contact Us


If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy or would like to access, correct, amend or delete any personal information we have about you, please contact us at: info@ielevatechurch.com Elevate Church 24346 Main St. Newhall, CA 91321




For More Information About Cookies


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Terms of Use

User Representations


By using this Site, you warrant that:

  • All registration information you submit will be true, accurate, current, and complete;

  • You will maintain the accuracy of such information and promptly update such information when necessary;

  • You have the legal capacity and you agree to comply with these Terms of Use;

  • You are not a minor in the jurisdiction where you reside;

  • You will not access the Site through automated or nonhuman means, whether through a bot, script, or other means;

  • You will not use the Site for any illegal or unauthorized purpose;Your use of the Site will not violate any applicable law or regulation.




Prohibited Activities


You may not access or use the Site for any purposes other than that for which we make the Site available. The Site may not be used in connection with any commercial endeavors except those that are specifically endorsed or approved by Elevate Church. As a user of the Site, you agree not to:

  1. Systematically retrieve data or other content from the Site to create or compile, directly or indirectly, a collection, compilation, database, or directory without written permission from us.

  2. Use a buying agent or purchasing agent to make purchases on the Site.

  3. Make any unauthorized use of the Site, including collecting usernames and/or email addresses of users by electronic or other means for the purpose of sending unsolicited email, or creating user accounts by automated means or under false pretenses.

  4. Circumvent, disable, or otherwise interfere with security related features of the Site, including features that prevent or restrict the use or copying of any Content or enforce limitations on the use of the Site and/or the Content contained therein.

  5. Engage in unauthorized framing of or linking to the Site.

  6. Trick, defraud, or mislead Elevate Church and other users, especially in any attempt to learn sensitive account information such as user passwords.

  7. Make improper use of our support services or submit false reports of abuse or misconduct.

  8. Engage in any automated use of the system, such as using scripts to send comments or messages, or using any data mining, robots, or similar data gather and extraction tools.

  9. Interfere with, disrupt, or create an undue burden on the Site or the networks or services connected to the Site.

  10. Attempt to impersonate another user or person or use the username of another user.

  11. Sell or otherwise transfer your profile.

  12. Use any information obtained from the site in order to harass, abuse, or harm another person.

  13. Use the Site as part of any effort to compete with us or otherwise use the Site and/or the Content for any revenue-generating endeavor or commercial enterprise.

  14. Delete the copyright or other proprietary rights notice from any Content.

  15. Harass, annoy, intimidate, or threaten any of our employees or agents engaged in providing any portion of the Site to you.

  16. Attempt to bypass any measure of the Site designed to prevent or restrict access to the Site, or any portion of the Site.

  17. Decipher, decompile, disassemble, or reverse engineer any of the software comprising or in any way making up a part of the Site.

  18. Copy or adapt the Site’s software, including but not limited to Flash, PHP, HTML, JavaScript, or other code.

  19. Upload or transmit (or attempt to upload or to transmit) viruses, Trojan horses, or other material, including excessive use of capital letters and spamming (continuous posting of repetitive text), that interferes with any party’s uninterrupted use and enjoyment of the Site or modifies, impairs, disrupts, alters, or interferes with the use, features, functions, operation, or maintenance of the Site.

  20. Use the Site in a manner inconsistent with any applicable laws or regulations.

  21. Disparage, tarnish, or otherwise harm, in our opinion, us and/or the Site.

  22. Except as may be the result of standard search engine or Internet browser usage, use, launch, develop, or distribute any automated system, including without limitation, any spider, robot, cheat utility, scraper, or offline read that accesses the Site, or using or launching any unauthorized script or other software.

  23. Upload or transmit (or attempt to upload or transmitted) any material that acts as a passive or active information collection or transmission mechanisms, including but without limitation, clear graphics interchange forms (“gifs”), 1 x 1 pixels, web bugs, cookies, or other similar devices (sometimes referred to as “spyware” or “passive collection mechanisms” or “pcms”).

  24. Use the Site to advertise or offer to sell goods and services.




Mobile Application Use of License


If you access the Site via a mobile application, then we grant you a revocable, nonexclusive, nontransferable, limited right to install and use the mobile application on wireless electronic devices owned or controlled by you, and to access and use the mobile application on such devices strictly in accordance with the terms and conditions of this mobile application use license contained in these Terms of Use. You shall not:

  1. Decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble, attempt to derive the source code of, or decrypt the application;
  2. Make any modification, adaptation, improvement, enhancement, translation, or derivative work from the application;
  3. Violate any applicable laws, rules, or regulations in connect with your access or use of the application;
  4. Remove, alter, or obscure any proprietary notice (including any notice of copyright or trademark) posted by us or the licensors of the application;
  5. Use the application for any revenue generating endeavor, commercial enterprise, or other purpose for which it is not designed or intended;
  6. Make the application available over a network or other environment permitting access or use by multiple devices or users at the same time;
  7. Use the application for creating a product, service, or software that is, directly or indirectly, competitive with or in any way a substitute for the application;
  8. Use the application to send automated queries to any website or to send any unsolicited commercial email;
  9. Use any proprietary information or any of our interfaces or our other intellectual property in the design, development, manufacture, licensing, or distribution of any applications, accessories, or devices for use with the application.




Third Party Websites and Content


The Site may contain (or you may be sent via the Site) links to other website (“Third Party Websites”) as well as articles, photographs, text, graphics, pictures, designs, music, sound, video, information, applications, software, and other content or items belonging to or originating from Third Party (“Third Party Content”). Such Third Party Websites and Third Party Content are not investigated, monitored, or checked for accuracy, appropriateness, or completeness by Elevate Church, and we are not responsible for any Third Party opinions, reliability, privacy practices, or other policies of or contained in the Third Party Websites or the Third Party Content. Should you decide to leave the Site and access the Third Party Websites or to use and/or install any Third Party Content, you do so at your own risk, and you should be aware that these Terms of Use no longer govern. By continuing use of this Site, you agree and acknowledge that we do not endorse the products or services offered on Third party Websites and you shall hold us harmless from any harm caused by your purchase of such products or services. In addition, you shall hold us harmless from any losses sustained by you or harm caused to you relating to or resulting in any way from any Third Party Content or any contact with Third Party Websites.




Site Management


Elevate Church reserves the right, but not the obligation to:

  1. Monitor the Site for violations of these Terms of Service;
  2. Take appropriate legal action against anyone who, in our sole discretion, violates the law or these Terms of Use, including but not limited to, reporting such user to law enforcement authorities;
  3. In our sole discretion and without limitation, refuse, refuse access to, limit the availability of, or disable (to the extent technologically feasible) any of your Contributions or any portion thereof;
  4. In our sole discretion and without limitation, notice, or liability, to remove from the Site or otherwise disable all files and content that are excessive in size or are in any way burdensome to our systems;
  5. Otherwise manage the Site in a manner designed to protect our rights and property and to facilitate the proper functioning of the Site.




Modifications and Interruptions


We reserve the right to change, modify, or remove the contents of the Site at any time or for any reason at our sole discretion without notice. However, we have no obligation to update any information on our Site. We also reserve the right to modify or discontinue all or part of the Site without notice at any time. We will not be liable to you or any Third Party for any modification, price change, suspension, or discontinuance of the Site.




Disclaimer


The Site is provided on an “as is” and “as is available” basis. You agree that your use of the Site and our services will be at your sole risk. To the fullest extent permitted by law, we disclaim all warranties, express or implied, in connection with the Site and your use thereof, including, without limitation, the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement. We make no warranties or representations about the accuracy or completeness of the Site’s content or the content of any websites linked to the Site and we will assume no liability or responsibility for any:

  1. Errors, mistakes, or inaccuracies of content and materials;
  2. Personal injury or property damage of any nature whatsoever resulting from your access to and use of the Site;
  3. Any unauthorized access to or use of our secure servers and/or any and all personal information and/or financial information stored therein;
  4. Any interruption or cessation of transmission to or from the Site;
  5. Any bugs, viruses, Trojan horses, or the like which may be transmitted to or through the Site by any Third Party and/or;
  6. Any errors or omissions in any content and materials or for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any content posted, transmitted, or otherwise made available via the Site.
We do not warrant, endorse, guarantee, or assume responsibility for any product or service advertised or offered by a Third Party through the Site, any hyperlinked website, or any website or mobile application featured in any banner or other advertising, and we will not be a party to or in any way be responsible for monitoring any transaction between you and any Third Party providers of products or services. As with the purchase of a product of service through any medium or in any environment, you should use your best judgement and exercise caution where appropriate.




User Data


We will maintain certain data that you transmit to the Site for the purpose of managing the performance of the Site, as well as data relating to your use of the Site. You agree that we shall have no liability to you for any loss or corruption of any such data, and you hereby waive any right of action against us arising from any such loss or corruption of such data.




Electronics Communications, Transactions, and Signatures


Visiting the Site, sending us emails, and completing online forms constitute electronics communications. You consent to receive electronic communications, and you agree that all agreement, notices, disclosures, and other communications we provide to you electronically, via email and on the Site, satisfy any legal requirements that such communication be in writing. YOU HEREBY AGREE TO THE USE OF ELECTRONIC SIGNATURES, CONTRACTS, ORDERS AND OTHER RECORDS, AND TO ELECTRONIC DELIVERY OF regulations, rules, ordinances, or other laws in any jurisdiction which require an original signature or delivery or retention of non-electronic records, or to payments or the granting of credits by any means other than electronic means.




Contact Us


In order to resolve a complaint regarding the Site or to receive further information regarding use of the Site, please contact us at: info@ielevatechurch.com Elevate Church 24346 Main St. Newhall, CA 91321





Policy last revised: May 30, 2018

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