At the Children’s Medical & Research Foundation (registered charity number CHY4483A, place of registration: Dublin, Ireland) (CMRF) we are committed to protecting the privacy of our supporters, fundraisers, donors, partners and volunteers who are all devoted to helping Ireland’s sickest children.
We value all individuals and organisations seeking to donate time, money or resources to our work in supporting Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital, Crumlin and the National Children’s Research Centre. Together we’re helping children and their families through some of their most challenging days. We endeavour to protect our users' information, through compliance with the Data Protection Acts 1988 and 2003 (as amended). We are fully compliant with the EU General Data Protection Regulation to strengthen data protection for all within the EU. If you submit personal and sensitive information, this information is protected by a secure system both online and offline.
When you contact us at CMRF about an event, activity, campaign, send or receive information or make a donation, you can provide us with your personal information. This data is stored on our secure computerised database to enable us to respond to your requests, keep you updated and informed about our work and how your donation(s) is being used.
Your support to CMRF Crumlin for sick children is extremely important to us and we will never sell or exchange your information to other charities or companies for marketing purposes.
Names, addresses, telephone numbers and email addresses are protected by CMRF on a computerised system to ensure that loss, misuse, unauthorised access or disclosure, alteration or destruction of this information is not probable.
Updating, verifying and deleting personal data
You may inform us of any changes in your personal data, and in accordance with our obligations under the Data Protection Acts 1988 and 2003 we will update or delete your personal data accordingly. To find out what personal data we hold on you or to have your personal data updated, amended or removed from our database, please email it to us at email@example.com or write to CMRF, 14-18 Drimnagh Road, Dublin 12. Any such data subject requests may be subject to the fee prescribed under the Data Protection Acts 1988 and 2003.
Credit card numbers, account numbers, and online donations are protected by a secure server software called Realex. This secure software encrypts financial information provided online. It prevents anyone else reading your personal and sensitive information while your donation is being processed.
To ensure we have an accurate personal record of our supporters, please contact us if your personal details have changed so we can update your record.
Under the Data Protection Act 1988, it is your right to decide how your details are used. If you do not wish us to use your details in this way, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or write to Data Protection Division, CMRF, 14-18 Drimnagh Road, Dublin 12.
We may provide your data to a third party, including outside the European Economic Area, for data processing or analysis. With strict security procedures in place, we endeavour to protect your data at all times.
If you have any queries or questions about privacy and/or security of your personal data please contact us at email@example.com. This statement is subject to change and any such changes to our privacy statement will be posted on this page without prior notification.
The sickest children need better outcomes, better treatments, better cures and quicker diagnoses. Together we can transform the health and wellbeing of these children.
Visit www.dataprotection.ie for further information.