Last Updated: 14/09/2021

Privacy Policy

Edinburgh City Mission is committed to protecting your privacy and data in line with current regulations.

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Our Principles/Promise

Edinburgh City Mission is committed to protecting privacy and to securely storing any of the personal details that you chose to share with us in writing and online. We will only use the information you share with us for the purpose it was given and not for unrequested marketing purposes.

This policy applies to information we collect and use; this includes information given online through our website, by returning a postal form or through legitimate interest.

How We Collect Information/What Information We Collect

If you have given us authority we hold the following information about you on our database: Name, Address, Email, Church connection if any, any gifts or donations (including Gift Aid information) and any other information volunteered by you.

We collect this information in order to send you relevant updates of our ongoing work through our Prayer Letters, Newsletters, invites to upcoming events and to process financial transactions and donations.

We will only share relevant information with trusted 3rd parties where necessary e.g. Sharing with a postal delivery service to post newsletters. We will not share your information for marketing purposes.

Who has access to your information?

Information we hold is only available to the necessary and relevant members of our staff team.

How do we take payment?

Information is stored on our database, which is GDPR compliant.

Stripe, Justgiving, Stewardship operate on their own and just deposit the money to us.

We keep addresses for Gift Aid and submit them to the HMRC monthly.

How to contact us to remove or update your information, or to request a copy of the information we hold about you.

Please contact or write to:

Edinburgh City Mission,
7 Washington Lane,
EH11 2HA

Please allow up to 4 weeks for this to be processed.