If you disagree with any material you find on the Kiwanis-family Store Sites, we recommend that you respond by noting your disagreement in an appropriate e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org . We also invite you to bring to our attention any material you believe to be factually inaccurate. Despite our efforts to provide useful and accurate information, errors may appear from time to time. Kiwanis International and the Kiwanis-family Store Sites make no warranty as to the reliability, accuracy, timeliness, usefulness or completeness of the information on the Kiwanis-family Store Sites. Kiwanis International is not responsible for, and cannot guarantee the performance of, goods and services provided by our advertisers, corporate partners, licensees or others to whose sites we may link. A link to another Web site does not constitute an endorsement of that site (nor of any product, service or other material offered on that site) by Kiwanis International or Kiwanis-family programs.
The Kiwanis International staff does its best to ensure that information we post to the Kiwanis-family Store Sites is both timely and accurate. But the products and pricing change over time and items and pricing that were accurate when posted may not reflect new products or pricing updated daily. Though we may post new products, new pricing or delete merchandise and supply items, we do not, as a rule, charge updated pricing in the final order if the online adjustments have not been made at the time of your online order or online order submittal. Likewise, price adjustments to reflect previous pricing is not typically granted.
WEB SITE REGISTRATIONTo obtain access to certain services on the Kiwanis-family Store Sites, you may be asked to register and/or login. As part of any such registration process, you will select a user name and a password. You agree that you will not attempt to register under the name of another person. Kiwanis International reserves the right to reject or terminate any user name that, in its judgment, it deems offensive or unauthorized. You will be responsible for preserving the confidentiality of your password and will notify Kiwanis International of any known or suspected unauthorized use of your account. You must be at least 13 years of age to register on any Kiwanis-family Web site. You also agree to inform Kiwanis International if there is a change in the information you provided at the time of your initial registration, including change of name, address or e-mail. Cookies must be turned on in your browser to participate as a user in these forums. Cookies are used here to hold your username and password and viewing options, allowing you to login.
INTERNATIONAL USERS/PURCHASERSThe Kiwanis International or Kiwanis-family Store Sites are controlled, operated and administered by Kiwanis International from its offices within Indianapolis, Indiana, United States. You may not use this site or sites or export the materials, information or services on this site or sites in violation of U.S. export laws and regulations. If you access our sites from outside the U.S., you are responsible for compliance with all applicable laws.
Currently, the Kiwanis Family Store sites are available in English and therefore, order must be submitted in English or translated into English before submission.
COPYRIGHTS, TRADEMARKS AND INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS FOR THE KIWANIS INTERNATIONAL AND/OR KIWANIS-FAMILY STORE WEB SITES
Unless otherwise indicated, all information contained in the Kiwanis International or Kiwanis-family Store Sites including style, content, text, logos, design, graphics, etc. is Copyright © 2008 Kiwanis International. All rights reserved.
You agree not to use the Kiwanis International or Kiwanis-family Store Sites to advertise, or to solicit anyone to buy or sell, products or services, nor to solicit anyone to make donations of any kind, without our express written approval.
You may not gather Kiwanis Family Store Web Site e-mail addresses for commercial or illegal purposes, such as sending unsolicited e-mail or instant messages.
Without the prior written permission of Kiwanis International, you may not frame, or make it appear that a third-party site is presenting or endorsing, any of the content of the Kiwanis International or Kiwanis-family Store Sites, or incorporate any intellectual property, or any of their licensors into another website or other service.
WEB SITE CONTENT PERMISSIONS
Kiwanis International maintains Kiwanis.org for the nonprofit use of Kiwanians around the world. Only the following permissions are granted:
-- Unless otherwise noted, non-Kiwanian entities must seek permission from Kiwanis International before first producing any materials from this site;
-- Particular products, product descriptions or sections must be reproduced in their entirety in original form and format; you may not edit or otherwise change the content, or change or delete any copyright, trademark or other proprietary notices.
-- Graphics and marks may be scaled but Kiwanis International or Kiwanis-family program marks and logos may not be reduced or enlarged beyond legibility and may not be modified, altered or obstructed, as outlined in the respective graphic standards manuals.
-- All copies must include a statement that the material was reproduced from Kiwanis.org or the Kiwanis-family Store Sites with permission.
-- All copies include the following tag: “Copyright © 2008 Kiwanis International. All rights reserved.”
-- No fee may be charged for any content copied from our sites, or for access to the content on the sites. All commercial use of our content, offline or online, is prohibited. Only exceptions noted in our Kiwanis International Official Licensee Agreement/Contract may be allowed.
DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES AND LIABILITY FOR KIWANIS INTERNATIONAL AND/OR KIWANIS-FAMILY WEB SITES
We endeavor to make the Kiwanis International and Kiwanis-family Store Sites enjoyable and beneficial Web sites, but we cannot guarantee that users will always find all within their personal preferences. Please read this Disclaimer carefully before using any of the Kiwanis International or Kiwanis-family Store Sites:
• Kiwanis International and its programs reserve the right to change these terms and conditions at any time. The changes will appear on this screen. By using the Kiwanis-family Store Sites, you agree in advance to accept any changes.
• The materials used and displayed on the Kiwanis-family Store Sites, including but not limited to supplies, products, text; software; photographs; graphics; illustrations and artwork; video; music and sound; and names, logos, trademarks, and service marks are the property of kiwanis.org or its programs or licensors and are protected by copyright, trademark, and other laws. You agree not to modify, reproduce, retransmit, distribute, disseminate, sell, publish, broadcast, or circulate any such material without the written permission of Kiwanis International.
• The Kiwanis-family Store Sites contain information, facts, descriptions and pricing from various licensees. THE SITES ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS-IS" BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO WARRANTIES OF TITLE OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OTHER THAN THOSE WARRANTIES WHICH ARE IMPOSED BY AND INCAPABLE OF EXCLUSION, RESTRICTION, OR MODIFICATION UNDER THE LAWS APPLICABLE TO THIS AGREEMENT. NEITHER GENERAL INTERNET, INC., OR ITS AFFILIATES ENDORSE OR ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ACCURACY OR RELIABILITY OF ANY OPINION, ADVICE, OR STATEMENT ON KIWANIS-FAMILY STORE SITES.
• Your use of the Kiwanis-family store sites is at your own risk. NEITHER KIWANIS.ORG, KIWANIS INTERNATIONAL, OR ANY OF ITS SUBSIDIARIES, DIVISIONS, DISTRICTS, PROGRAMS, AGENTS, REPRESENTATIVES, OR LICENSORS SHALL BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANYONE ELSE FOR ANY LOSS OR INJURY OR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, OR SIMILAR DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF YOUR ACCESS OR USE OF, OR YOUR INABILITY TO ACCESS OR USE, KIWANIS.ORG AND THE SITES AND THE INFORMATION AVAILABLE ON KIWANIS.ORG AND THE SITES OR ARISING OUT OF ANY ACTION TAKEN IN RESPONSE TO OR AS A RESULT OF ANY INFORMATION AVAILABLE ON KIWANIS.ORG AND THE SITES. YOU HEREBY WAIVE ANY AND ALL CLAIMS AGAINST KIWANIS.ORG, OR KIWANIS INTERNATIONAL AND ITS SUBSIDIARIES, DIVISIONS, DISTRICTS, PROGRAMS, AGENTS, REPRESENTATIVES, AND LICENSORS ARISING OUT OF YOUR USE OF KIWANIS.ORG AND THE SITES AND THE INFORMATION AVAILABLE THEREON.
Personal contact information (addresses and phone numbers) of Kiwanians listed in the Kiwanis International Directory shall not be posted on Kiwanis-family Web sites without approval of the Kiwanis International Board.
We respect your right to privacy and we do not share your e-mail address or purchasing habits with any organization outside the Kiwanis family. If you wish to stop your e-mail alerts and subscriptions, we respectfully will honor your request. Please e-mail your preference or mail Kiwanis International Webmaster, 3636 Woodview Trace, Indianapolis, Indiana, 46268-2647
Information you provide during registration is not outsourced or used for any advertising. If you believe someone is sending you advertisements as a result of the information you provided through your registration, please notify us immediately. No personal information is automatically collected from users of the Kiwanis International or Kiwanis-family Store Sites. However, certain non-personal information is recorded by the standard operation of the Internet server and/or Internet service provider. Information recorded may include the type of browser being used, your domain name, or time spent browsing the site.
Personally identifiable information that may be collected from forms you voluntarily fill out may be retained by Kiwanis International and is not transferred to third parties. The site has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of user information under our control. All forms that collect information from you use SSL (security sockets layer) to provide privacy for the data flowing between your browser and Kiwanis International or Kiwanis-family Store Sites.
To comply with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA), we do not collect information from children under the age of 13. Further, if you are age 18 or younger, you must have the permission of your parent or guardian to complete your transaction.
Guidelines for Kiwanis-family Web Sites
Kiwanis International assumes no responsibility for any sites linked to/from its Kiwanis-family Web sites. Further, it assumes no obligation to edit submissions (e.g., message board posts, photo uploads, etc.) to be posted on the Kiwanis-family Web sites. Kiwanis International reserves the right to edit, rewrite, and delete content at its discretion.
Kiwanis International is not responsible for informing anyone of any Kiwanis-family Web site changes, such as change of addresses for literature items or forms. Thus, Kiwanis International discourages deep linking to resources and pages within the Kiwanis-family Web sites unless as directed by Kiwanis International. Kiwanis International assumes no responsibility for the content of sites linked to/from the official Kiwanis-family Web sites.
OFFICIAL DOCUMENTS, EMBLEMS, AND TRADEMARKS
Kiwanis International documents cannot be copied or distributed without express permission of Kiwanis International. Kiwanis-family clubs, club members, divisions, districts, federations, and foundations are permitted to use the Kiwanis name and Kiwanis Family registered trademarks on their Web sites provided such use conforms with Kiwanis International Policy C 4, “Use of Name or Emblem,” and provided that the marks are not connected to commercial activity. To learn more about restrictions on the “Use of Name or Emblems,” see the document titled “Kiwanis International’s Authorized Licensees” on the Kiwanis International Web site. Kiwanis registered marks shall not be used in combination with any other emblem or name.
Kiwanis registered trademarks shall not be used on or in connection with any goods or services or in connection with any goods or services or as a trade name by a person, firm, or corporation without prior written approval of Kiwanis International.
It is the responsibility of every Kiwanis entity, each club of the Kiwanis family, and every individual Kiwanis Family member to ensure that the official Kiwanis-owned registered marks maintain the respect of Kiwanis International has earned over the years. Their protection as registered marks from unauthorized use demands the highest priority.
All officially accepted Kiwanis International amendments and resolutions to be considered at the annual Kiwanis International Convention will be posted on the Kiwanis International Web site. To avoid confusion, these items should not be posted on club, district, or division sites. Similarly, clubs should not post amendments or resolutions to be considered at the district level.
FUNDRAISING AND SOLICITATION
A Kiwanis-family club may promote only its Kiwanis-family related fundraising activities on its Web site. A member, club, district, or division shall not promote any program or project outside its club/division/district territory without prior approval of the Board of Trustees of Kiwanis International. Similarly, e-mail solicitation of funds or sales of products by a club within a district shall be confined to the geographic area in which the club functions except by mutual understanding and agreement of clubs or divisions in the area of solicitation. Advertising in support of club fundraising should be labeled as a fundraising activity of the club.
E-mail lists of Kiwanis-family members collected at a Web site or acquired by other means should not be used for junk mail without specific permission (opt-in process) of the members on the list. Kiwanis-family entities many not engage in unsolicited e-mail (Spam). The International Board must approve any commercial use of e-mail lists of Kiwanis-family clubs. .
Deep Linking: A process of linking to a page found deep within someone else's site. This is bad practice and is thought to contravene copyright law as it passes somebody else's data off as original content.
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Opt-in: A policy for giving permission under which the user explicitly permits the Web site operator to collect the information, use it in a specified manner and/or share it with others when such use or disclosure to third parties is unrelated to the purpose for which the information was collected. (http://www.getnetwise.org/glossary.php)
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Opt-out: A policy under which the user's permission is implied unless the user explicitly requests that his/her information not be collected, used and/or shared when such use or disclosure to third parties is unrelated to the purpose for which the information was collected. (http://www.getnetwise.org/glossary.php)
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INTERNET SAFETY GUIDELINES
Kiwanis International hopes that all site visitors use the Internet wisely. Please follow these safety guidelines:
- Keep your passwords private.
- Use only your login name and/or e-mail address when chatting or sending e-mail. Never give out personal information like name, address or phone number.
- Delete unknown e-mail attachments without opening them. They may contain destructive viruses.
- Remember that nothing you write on the Web is completely private – including e-mail, chat or forum posts, or blogs or blog comments.
- For more Internet safety guidelines, visit GetNetWise.
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