Privacy Policy

Responsible entity within the meaning of data protection laws is:

Springs Fellowship Church

c/o Springs Web Team

Mwingi

Kenya

Your Rights as a Data Subject

Under the provided contact details of our data protection officer, you can exercise the following rights at any time:

Information about your stored data and its processing by us, Correction of incorrect personal data, Deletion of your stored data with us, Restriction of data processing if we are not yet allowed to delete your data due to legal obligations,

Objection to the processing of your data by us, and Data portability,if you have consented to data processing or have concluded a contract with us. If you have given us consent, you can revoke it at any time with effect for the future.

Purposes of Data Processing by the Responsible Entity and Third Parties

We only process your personal data for the purposes mentioned in this privacy policy. Transmission of your personal data to third parties for purposes other than those mentioned does not occur. We only share your personal data with third parties if:

You have given explicit consent for it, Processing is necessary for the performance of a contract with you, Processing is necessary to fulfill a legal obligation, Processing is necessary to protect legitimate interests, and there is no reason to believe that you have an overriding legitimate interest in not disclosing your data.

Deletion or Blocking of Data

We adhere to the principles of data avoidance and data minimization. As such, we only store your personal data for as long as necessary to achieve the purposes mentioned here or as provided for by various storage periods stipulated by legislators. Once the respective purpose is fulfilled or these periods expire, the corresponding data is routinely blocked or deleted in accordance with legal regulations.

Collection of General Information When Visiting Our Website

When you access our website, general information of a non-personal nature is collected. This information (server log files) includes the type of web browser, the operating system used, the domain name of your Internet service provider, and similar. This information is technically necessary to correctly deliver the contents of websites requested by you and is mandatory when using the internet. It is processed for the following purposes in particular:

Ensuring a seamless connection setup of the website, Ensuring smooth usage of our website, Evaluation of system security and stability, as well as For other administrative purposes. The processing of your personal data is based on our legitimate interest in the aforementioned purposes of data collection. We do not use your data to draw conclusions about you personally. The recipients of the data are only the responsible entity and, if applicable, processors.

Anonymous information of this kind is statistically evaluated by us if necessary, to optimize our website and the underlying technology.

SSL Encryption

To protect the security of your data during transmission, we use encryption methods (such as SSL) that correspond to the current state of technology via HTTPS.

Contact Form

If you contact us via email or contact form regarding any kind of questions, you voluntarily give us your consent for the purpose of communication. Providing a valid email address is required for this purpose. This email address is used to assign the inquiry and subsequently respond to it. Providing additional data is optional. The information you provide will be stored for the purpose of processing the inquiry and potential follow-up questions. After addressing the inquiry you made, personal data will be deleted.

Use of Script Libraries (Google Webfonts)

To display our content correctly and graphically appealing across browsers, we use script libraries and font libraries on this website, such as Google Webfonts (https://www.google.com/webfonts/). Google Webfonts are transferred to your browser’s cache to avoid multiple loading. If your browser does not support or blocks Google Webfonts, content will be displayed in a standard font.

Calling script libraries or font libraries automatically triggers a connection to the library operator. It is theoretically possible, though currently uncertain whether and, if so, for what purposes, that operators of such libraries collect data.

You can find the privacy policy of the library operator Google here: https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/

Changes to Our Data Privacy Policy

We reserve the right to adapt this privacy policy in order to ensure its compliance with current legal requirements or to implement changes to our services in the privacy policy, such as the introduction of new services. For your renewed visit, the new privacy policy will apply.

Questions to the Data Protection Officer

If you have questions about data privacy, please write us an email or directly contact the person responsible for data protection in our organization:

Peter Ngumbau, c/o Springs Web Team, Mwingi, Kenya

as of 4th of September 2023