Sparsh Balgram

A very good initiative taken, to give shelter to HIV infected children

Privacy Policy

Privacy Statements and The Terms & Conditions

This Privacy Statement and The Terms and Conditions discloses the privacy practices for SPARSH BALGRAM (U/O Yashshree Shikshan Sanstha) herein after referred to as ("Sparsh Balgram", We" or"Us") and how Sparsh Balgram treats the information that Sparsh Balgram collects and receives, including information related to your past use of Sparsh Balgram website for donation and services. This policy does not apply to the practices of companies that Sparsh Balgram does not own or control or to people that Sparsh Balgram does not employ or manage.

The information collected by Sparsh Balgram. | How information collected by Sparsh Balgram is used. | Correction/Updating Personal Information | Communications from Sparsh Balgram | Opting Out | Use of the Sparsh Balgram Website by Persons Under Age 18 | Linking to Third Party Websites | Users Must Keep Their Passwords Private | Changes to Our Privacy Statement | Final Statement

Information Collected by Sparsh Balgram

We will not knowingly use information collected on this website to others in ways different from what is disclosed in this statement. Sparsh Balgram collects information from our users at several different points on our website. For purposes of this Privacy Statement, "Personally Identifiable Information" refers to information that can directly identify an individual. Such information may include an individual's name, mailing address,phone number or email address.

Information that Is Automatically Collected

We use IP addresses, with the help of a business partner, to analyze trends,administer the website, track users' movements, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. IP addresses are not linked to Personally Identifiable Information.

Information that Is Actively Submitted to Sparsh Balgram

To donate online or for other services, a user must provide contact information(such as name and shipping address) and financial information (such as a credit card number and its expiration date). This information is used for billing purposes, with the help of our service provider, the bank which is providing us the payment gateway facilities. If we have trouble processing an order, this contact information is used to get in touch with the user.

Third Party Advertisers on Sparsh Balgram's Website

Presently, we do not provide any third party advertisement on our website. No third party interference is yet allowed and hence there is no question of collecting any information from third party from our website. In future, if we allow advertisement on this website with authorized permission, we will decide on the collection of private information by third party or use of cookies by third party. The necessary information will be mentioned in this place as per the updated policy.

Information Sparsh Balgram Obtains from Third Parties

Presently our website is not collecting user information from third party. Only in case of Payment Gateway, the bank (who so ever provides the payment gateway services for online transaction) collects very critical information like Credit card or debit card number, Expiry date of Credit Card or Debit Card, Credit Card or Debit Card holders name, amount deducted from their credit or debit account and any other relevant information which is must for online transaction. This information is collected by payment gateway service provider and this information along with your contact information is stored with payment gateway service provider. Sparsh Balgram stores only your contact information and amount you donate or pay for various services.

The critical information like credit or debit card number, its expiry date,card holder's name, bank name are not at all stored with Sparsh Balgram website, infact it is stored with the payment gateway services providers. The payment gateway service provider sends the transaction number to Sparsh Balgram website on completion of payment procedure along with status of transaction (like success, cancel or error).

As Sparsh Balgram is not at all collecting credit or debit card details there is no question of storing it to the serverof Sparsh Balgram and using it for any purpose. This critical information is solely stored with payment gateway service provider. They also never share your card details with any third party except the bank from where they need to deduct sanctioned amount by you.

On Successful transaction of payment

In case of successful transaction of payment for donation or service the user will be informed accordingly. The details will also be informed via email (if proper email address has been provided at the time of payment). The amount will be deducted from user's respective bank and credited in the account of Sparsh Balgram account. The user will get necessary entry in their passbook or bank statement directly from their bank. If payment is for donation, user will get income tax exemption certificate (in India only). If user wants a physical receipt then it will be delivered to his contact address within two months from the date of payment online. The exemption from income tax is only granted in case of donation made to Sparsh Balgram which is not refundable on any condition. However, payment of services is not exempted from income tax.

How Information Collected by Sparsh Balgram Is Used

Demographic Information. We will share aggregated demographic information with our partners. The aggregated demographic information is not linked to any Personally Identifiable Information that can identify any individual person. Information Shared With Third Parties.We do not share your information with third party except that you provide for payment transaction to payment gateway service providers. Use a Credit Card processing company makes to bill users for goods and services. These companies do not use Personally Identifiable Information for any use other than credit card processing. However, we will not be responsible or liable for use of the information required by credit card companies in contravention of their policies, contractual obligations or general good business procedures.

Partner with third parties who provide services to our users. When the user signs up for or agrees to receive a specific service provided by the third party (i.e. Post Master Direct advertisements), we share the information that is needed for the third party to provide the services.

Share your Personally Identifiable Information with other entities that are owned by Sparsh Balgram, that own Sparsh Balgram, or have some sort of partner relationship with Sparsh Balgram.

Addressing Legal Issues. Further, we provide Personally Identifiable Information to respond to subpoenas, court orders, or legal process, or to establish or exercise our legal rights ordefend against legal claims. Further, we believe it is necessary to share Personally Identifiable Information in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, violations of Sparsh Balgram's terms of use, or as otherwise required by law.

Correction/Updating Personal Information

Users must provide accurate and correct contact information (name, postal address, e-mail address, phone number) etc. On providing wrong information if we are unable to process your request, then we are not at all responsible for the act. We provide services and product only if you provide the correct information. Due to wrong information product may not reach to your destination in time or sometime not reach at all. In that case, Sparsh Balgram is not responsible and have no legal rights to provide required services or refund your amount.

Communicating with Our Users

We use Personally Identifiable Information (such as your name, telephone number or email address) to communicate with our users when they have questions, concerns or comments about their donations or the services that we provide. If you contact us, we may or may not delete your emails or voice mails to us.

Opting Out

Users are provided an opportunity to "opt-out" of having their information used for purposes not directly related to the services they request. Users who no longer wish to receive our newsletter or promotional materials from us may opt-out of receiving these communications by replying and typing "unsubscribe" in the subject line in the email or email your request to

Use of the Sparsh Balgram Website by Persons Under Age 18

This website is collecting payment for donation, various services through the Payment Gateway services. It is not intended for use by anyone under the age of eighteen (18), and any individual under such age should not provide us with Personally Identifiable Information. We do not knowingly contact, market to,solicit, collect or use Personally Identifiable Information from or about any individual under the age of 18 except for the children who are receiving aid from Sparsh Balgram.

It is possible that by fraud or deception we may receive information pertaining to children under 18. If we are notified ofthat we have such personal information regarding a person under the age of 18, who is not receiving aid from Sparsh Balgram, as soon as we can reasonably verify the information, we will either obtain parental consent or otherwise delete the information from the account and/or service. However, the information may remain on a log in servers of the Payment Gateway Service Provider. If you want to notify us of our receipt of information by children under 18, please do so by emailing us at:

Linking to Third Party Websites

This website contains links to other websites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy practices of such other websites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our website and to read the Privacy Statements of each and every website that collects Personally Identifiable Information. This Privacy Statement applies solely to information collected by this website.

Users Must Keep Their Passwords Private

Users are required to keep their account passwords confidential and do not share this information with others. If you choose to reveal or share your password and Sparsh Balgram account name, we are unable to guarantee the security of your account.

Changes to Our Privacy Statement

This Privacy Statement may change, and use of information that we gather now is subject to the Privacy Statement that is in effect as of the time of use. You are responsible for periodically checking our Privacy Statement. You may opt-out of any posted change to our collection, use or disclosure of your personal information by sending an e-mail to

If we make minor changes to this Privacy Statement, the changes will be immediately effective upon posting the revised Privacy Statement to the website. If we make material changes to this Privacy Statement or in how we will use or collect your Personally Identifiable Information, we will prominently post a notification on our website of the changed Privacy Statement ten (10) days prior to implementing the change. The date at the bottom of this Privacy Statement is the date that the Privacy Statement is effective.

Final Statement

Sparsh Balgram will use your information in accordance with the Privacy Statement that is currently in effect. If you have any questions about the security at our website, you can send an email to