Cookies Policy

Cookies policy of www.serveawish.org

This website, https://www.serveawish.org (the "Website"), is owned & operated by Serve-A-Wish (Servengers India Private Limited).

1) What are cookies?
Cookies are a small text files that are stored in your web browser that allows Serve-A-Wish or a third party to recognize you.


Cookies can be used to collect, store and share bits of information about your activities across websites, including on Serve-A-Wish website.

Cookies might be used for the following purposes:
• To enable certain functions
• To provide analytics
• To store your preferences
• To enable ad delivery and behavioral advertising

Serve-A-Wish uses both session cookies and persistent cookies.

A session cookie is used to identify a particular visit to our Website. These cookies expire after a short time, or when you close your web browser after using our Website. We use these cookies to identify you during a single browsing session, such as when you log into our Website.

A persistent cookie will remain on your devices for a set period of time specified in the cookie. We use these cookies where we need to identify you over a longer period of time. For example, we would use a persistent cookie if you asked that we keep you signed in.

2) How do third parties use cookies on the Serve-A-Wish Website?
Third party companies like analytics companies and ad networks generally use cookies to collect user information on an anonymous basis. They may use that information to build a profile of your activities on the Serve-A-Wish Website and other websites that you've visited.

3) What are your cookies options?
If you don't like the idea of cookies or certain types of cookies, you can change your browser's settings to delete cookies that have already been set and to not accept new cookies. To learn more about how to do this, visit the help pages of your browser.

Please note, however, that if you delete cookies or do not accept them, you might not be able to use all of the features we offer, you may not be able to store your preferences, and some of our pages might not display properly.

Where can I find more information about cookies?

To learn more about cookies, please read "What Are Cookies". mentioned below in detail.

4) WHAT ARE THEY ?
Cookies are small data files that are issued to your device when you visit a website and that store information about your use of a service. Pixel tags (which are also called clear GIFs, web beacons, or pixels) are little snippets of code or tiny images embedded on websites and in email that help us learn how you interact with our site and emails.

5) WHY WE USE THEM ?
Serve-A-wish uses cookies and these other technologies to help recognize you as a repeat visitor, to improve the quality of our Services, and to make your browsing experience more meaningful.

6) HOW THEY WORK?
When you visit Serve-A-wish, our web server sends a cookie to your device, which allows us to recognize your device (but not the specific person using it). By associating the identification numbers in the cookies with other account information when, for example, you log in to the Services, we know that the cookie information relates to your user account. Similarly, pixel tags on Serve-A-wish and in email communications help us identify how your device is being used to interact with Serve-A-wish materials. Some of the tags and cookies used by our Services are served by us, and some are served by trusted partners who are delivering services on our behalf.

Some examples of the types of cookies and other technologies Serve-A-Wish uses:

7) SECURITY

Cookies also help keep Serve-A-Wish secure by enabling security features and allowing us to detect activity that might violate our rules and terms of service.

8) AUTHENTICATION

Serve-A-wish uses authentication cookies and similar technologies to tell us when you’re logged in to Serve-A-Wish. This lets us show you personalized views related to your interests and connect you with projects you may already have backed.

9) LOCALIZATION

Some cookies help us provide localized experiences — for example, by making sure you see Serve-A-wish in your preferred language.

10) SITE FEATURES AND SERVICES
Serve-A-wish uses cookies that provide functionality and help us deliver our products and services — for instance, by storing your preferences or by pre-filling the username field when you log in.

11) PERFORMANCE
Performance cookies help us route traffic between servers and understand how Serve-A-wish is performing, so we can provide you with the best experience possible.

12) ANALYTICS AND RESEARCH
Cookies and other technologies also help us to understand, improve, and research features and content on the Serve-A-wish site. For example, we may use cookies to understand how you are discovering projects or to determine which types of browsers or devices are accessing Serve-A-Wish.