We will review this policy from time to time and update this page, please do continue to check our website to ensure you remain happy with any changes.
General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) and the Data Protection Act 2018
Why do we need your information?
We keep information about you when you apply for a grant or make an enquiry via email or telephone. We will only use this information for the purposes of assessing and managing your application.
We also keep information about you when you work for us as a third-party supplier/contractor or as a direct employee, whether permanent, temporary or as a work experience employee.
How do we process your information about you?
If a grant is offered, we will keep your details on our database. Electronic copies of Emails are retained for seven years, where we have made a grant offer, paper copies of all communications are retained for up to 10 years before being destroyed. Unsuccessful applications are deleted from our database, we only keep this information for the purposes of managing a grant offer. We never share this information with third parties.
How to contact us
If you wish to update your personal details or have any concerns about the collection or processing of your personal information, please contact us in writing:
The Hobson Charity
PO Box No. 57691
London, NW7 0GR