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Terms & Conditions

We hope you enjoy using the CORE website.

Use of the website is provided by CORE subject to the following Terms and Conditions:

  1. Your use constitutes acceptance of these terms and conditions as at the date of your first use of the site.
  2. CORE reserves the rights to change these terms and conditions at any time by posting changes online. Your continued use of this site after changes are posted constitutes your acceptance of this agreement as modified.
  3. You agree to use this site only for lawful purposes, and in a manner which does not infringe the rights, or restrict, or inhibit the use and enjoyment of the site by any third party.
  4. This site and the information, names, images, pictures, logos regarding or relating to CORE are provided “as is” without any representation or endorsement made and without warranty of any kind whether express or implied. In no event will CORE be liable for any damages including, without limitation, indirect or consequential damages, or any damages whatsoever arising from the use or in connection with such use or loss of use of the site, whether in contract or in negligence.
  5. CORE does not warrant that the functions contained in the material contained in this site will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected, or that this site or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or bugs or represents the full functionality, accuracy and reliability of the materials.
  6. Copyright restrictions:
    Commercial use or publication of all or any item displayed is strictly prohibited without prior authorisation from CORE. Nothing contained herein shall be construed as conferring any licence by CORE to use any item displayed.Documents may be copied for personal use only on the condition that copyright and source indications are also copied, no modifications are made and the document is copied entirely. However, some documents and photos have been published on this site with the permission of the relevant copyright owners (who are not CORE). All rights are reserved on these documents and permission to copy them must be requested from the copyright owners (the sources are indicated within these documents/photographs).
  7. CORE takes no responsibility for the content of external Internet sites. Other websites that we link to are owned and operated by third parties and CORE has no control over them. The fact that we include links to other websites does not mean that CORE approves of or endorses any other third party website or the content of that website. We accept no liability for any statements, information, products or services that are published on or are accessible through any websites owned or operated by third parties.
  8. Any communication or material that you transmit to, or post on, any public area of the site including any data, questions, comments, suggestions, or the like, is, and will be treated as, nonconfidential and nonproprietary information.
  9. If there is any conflict between these terms and conditions and rules and/or specific terms of use appearing on this site relating to specific material then the latter shall prevail.
  10. These terms and conditions shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales. Any disputes shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts of England and Wales.
  11. If these terms and conditions are not accepted in full, the use of this site must be terminated immediately.

The Corporate Responsibility (CORE) Coalition Limited is a private company limited by guarantee registered in England and Wales No 7219500 at Unit 2.12, The Foundry, 17 Oval Way, London SE11 5RR.

CORE Coalition Data Usage Policy

The protection and security of your personal data are important to CORE Coalition. The purpose of this Data Usage Policy is to describe how we deal with any personal data that you to provide to us while visiting our website at https://corporate-responsibility.org/ (“Website”), or via other means, for example if you register to attend an event with us, when you make a donation to CORE Coalition or apply for a role at CORE Coalition.   


CORE Coalition is a Charitable Company registered with the Charities Commission of England and Wales, with registration number 1179102. The charity is managed by the charity trustees. Details of the charity and its trustees can be found on the Charity Commission website at https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/charity-commission.  


We may process your personal data when you submit it to us in the following ways: 

Source   Type of personal data  Why we collect it 
Newsletter sign- up  Email address and, in circumstances where you choose to give it to us, your name. 
  • To send you our newsletter via email 
Our online contact form  Name, email address, the name of your organisation, your telephone number if you choose to give this to us, and any other personal data you include in your comment. 
  • To enable us to respond to an enquiry or other request you make when you contact us via our Website 
Events sign-up  Name, email address, the name of your organisation, and your job title. 
  • To inform you of upcoming events 
  • To track attendance levels at events 
Donations through the Website  Name, email address, telephone number, address and amount donated.  
  • To enable us to process your donation 
  • For Gift Aid reclaim 
Donations through means other than our Website (e.g. via cheque or in-person donation)  Any personal data you provide to us when you make a donation, for example your name, email address, telephone number, and your address.  


  • To enable us to process your donation 
  • For Gift Aid reclaim 
Recruitment  Copies of your CV, cover letter and/or application form, and any personal data included in these.  
  • To enable us to process and consider your application to join the charity  



We may collect and process any personal information you provide to us to enable us to meet our legal requirements as a registered charity with the Charity Commission of England and Wales, and with HMRC for Gift Aid Claims for tax reporting. We may also collect and process any personal information you provide to us in order to comply with other laws or regulations and for the purposes of our legitimate interests, including the following: 

  • To enable us to send our newsletter to you, if you have requested us to do so; 
  • To correspond with you once you have entered into correspondence with us, whether by our Website’s contact form, email, letter or any other means; 
  • To enable us to process any donations you have made, confirm receipt of donations (unless you have specifically asked us not to do this), say thank you and provide details of how your donation might be used; 
  • To enable us to prepare the Gift Aid Claim for submission to HMRC; 
  • To enable us to keep a record of your relationship with us, which may include keeping track of attendance levels at events, and your donation history; 
  • To enable us to monitor levels of engagement with our organisation; and 
  • To enable us to process and consider applications to join the charity. 


We may disclose your personal data to:  

  • HMRC for Gift Aid reclaim purposes;  
  • Our partner organisations. Further detail of our partners can be found here: https://corporate-responsibility.org/about-core/our-network/; and 
  • Our service providers that we engage to provide services for us. Where we provide your personal data to third party services providers, they are required to keep your personal data confidential and secure, and must only use your personal data as instructed by us. 

We may also disclose your personal data where required to respond to authorised requests from government authorities or where required by law. 


The security and storage of your personal data is important to us. We will take all reasonable steps (including appropriate technical and organisational measures) to ensure your personal data is processed securely to protect the confidentiality, integrity and availability of your personal data in accordance with this Data Usage Policy.  

The nature of the internet is such that we cannot guarantee or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us via the internet, and any transmission is at your own risk.  


We do not intend to transfer your personal data outside the European Economic Area (“EEA”). However, your personal data may be processed by service providers (e.g. email processing systems) operating outside the EEA. Where your personal data is transferred outside the EEA, we will ensure that all transfers are compliant with applicable data protection laws. 

Please contact us at corecoalitionuk@gmail.com if you would like further information on the specific mechanism used by us when transferring your personal data out of the EEA. 


(a) What are Cookies: 

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.  

The Website use various types of cookies, including session cookies, persistent cookies, local shared objects, pixels, gifs, web beacons and other tracking technologies, session and persistent technologies, first and third-party cookies. Cookies can be persistent by remaining on your computer until you delete them or be based on your browsing session where they delete once you close your browser.  

(b) How we use Cookies: 

Our use of cookies falls into three categories:  

  • Strictly necessary cookies: these are essential in order to enable you to move around our site and use its features. Without these cookies, the services you have asked for cannot be provided. For example, we use cookies to help keep track of what is in your shopping cart.  
  • Performance cookies: also known as “analytical” cookies. These cookies allow us to analyse data about web page traffic and improve our Website. For example, they allow us to understand which pages are visited most often, and if they get error messages from web pages. All information collected by these cookies is aggregated and therefore anonymous.  
  • Functionality cookies: these cookies are necessary for our site to operate and allow us to remember what choices you make and provide enhanced, more personal features. The information these cookies collect may be anonymised and they cannot track your browsing activity on other websites. 

The Website uses the following cookies: 

Cookie Name  Provider  Purpose  Expiry 
_gid  Google  Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.  Session 
_ga  Google  Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.  2 years 
_gat  Google  Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate  Session 
mc_session_ids[default]  ReCaptcha  Captcha plugin for website forms (captcha is a computer program intended to distinguish human from machine input)  Session 
mc_session_ids[multi][0]  ReCaptcha  Captcha plugin for website forms  Session 
mc_session_ids[multi][1]  ReCaptcha  Captcha plugin for website forms  Session 
mc_session_ids[multi][2]  ReCaptcha  Captcha plugin for website forms  Session 
mc_session_ids[multi][3]  ReCaptcha  Captcha plugin for website forms  Session 
mc_session_ids[multi][4]  ReCaptcha  Captcha plugin for website forms  Session 

We may change our use of cookies over time, so please visit this page regularly so that you are aware of any changes. 

(c) Opting out of Cookies 

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website. However, if you wish to restrict or block cookies which are set as a result of visiting this website, you can do this with your browser settings. The Help menu within your browser should tell you how to do this. 

Useful information about cookies and how to control them on a wide variety of browsers can be found at www.aboutcookies.org. 

We use Google Analytics cookies to collect information about how visitors use our Website and to help us improve our Website. The information collected includes your IP address, and provide us with information about the number of visitors to the Website, where those visitors originate from and how many times they have visited the Website. Google has developed a browser add-on to allow users to opt-out of Google Analytics across all websites which use it.  

Please be aware that restricting cookies may impact the functionality of this Website. 

You can, of course, disable cookies and web beacons on your computer by indicating this in the preferences or options menus in your browser. However, it is possible that some parts of our website will not operate correctly if you disable cookies. 


We will retain information about you for as long as is necessary to fulfil the purposes we collected it for. This includes the purposes of meeting any legal, accounting or reporting requirements. If you apply for a role at CORE, we will retain your CV, cover letter and application form (as applicable) during the application period and for up to 6 months thereafter, for the purposes of considering your application and considering you for other roles at CORE.  

To determine the appropriate retention period for personal data, we consider the amount, nature and sensitivity of the personal data, the potential risk of harm from unauthorised use or disclosure of your personal data, the purposes for which we process your personal data and whether we can achieve those purposes through other means, and the applicable legal requirements.  


If you wish to opt-out and stop receiving our newsletter you can unsubscribe by emailing us at william@corporate-responsibility.org. Newsletters will also give you an option to unsubscribe. If you would like to review or update your subscription settings for any of our emails, please click the ‘update subscription preferences’ link which is at the bottom of every email we send. 

You may have the right to request access to your personal data, to have it rectified or erased, to object to its processing or to have access to it restricted. You may also have the right to receive a copy of your personal data in a machine-readable format, the right to not to be subject to any decision that significantly affects you being taken solely by automated processing, including profiling. You also have the right to lodge a complaint with the Information Commissioner’s Office.  

If you wish to exercise your rights under applicable laws, please contact us directly using the contact details below. We will process any request in line with applicable laws and our policies and procedures.  


If you have any questions about the processing of your personal data by CORE Coalition, please contact us at corecoalitionuk@gmail.com. If you contact us, we will do our utmost best to address any concerns you may have about our processing of your personal data.  


We may change this Data Usage Policy from time to time. We encourage visitors to check back frequently to see any updates or changes to this Data Usage Policy.  

This policy was last updated on: 12 September 2018