Terms of Use
Welcome to the official website of Project Love Me (PLM), a California based non-profit, public benefit corporation headquartered in Carson, CA. PLM's online properties comprise of, but are not limited to, all pages found under www.projectloveme.org, including our blog and future online store.

If you continue to browse and use this website you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by the following terms and conditions of use, which together with our privacy policy govern PLM's relationship with you in relation to this website. The term 'Project Love Me' or 'us' or 'we' refers to the owner of the website. The term 'you' or 'your' refers to the user or viewer of our website. If you do not agree to these terms of use, please do not use the Project Love Me site. We reserve the right, at our discretion, to change, modify, add, or remove portions of these terms at any time. Please check these terms periodically for changes. Your continued use of this site following the posting of changes to these terms will mean you accept those changes.

The use of this website is subject to the following terms of use:

  • The content of the pages of this website is for your general information and use only. It is subject to change without notice.
  • Neither we nor any third parties provide any warranty or guarantee as to the accuracy, timeliness, performance, completeness or suitability of the information and materials found or offered on this website for any particular purpose. You acknowledge that such information and materials may contain inaccuracies or errors and we expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law.
  • Your use of any information or materials on this website is entirely at your own risk, for which we shall not be liable. It shall be your own responsibility to ensure that any products, services or information available through this website meet your specific requirements.
  • This website contains material which is owned by or licensed to us. This material includes, but is not limited to, the design, layout, look, appearance and graphics. Reproduction is prohibited other than in accordance with the copyright notice, which forms part of these terms and conditions.
  • All trademarks reproduced in this website which are not the property of, or licensed to, the operator are acknowledged on the website.
  • Unauthorized use of this website may give rise to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offence.
  • From time to time this website may also include links to other websites. These links are provided for your convenience to provide further information. We have no responsibility for the content of the linked website(s).
  • You may not create a link to this website from another website or document without Project Love Me's prior written consent.
  • Your use of this website and any dispute arising out of such use of the website is subject to the laws of the United States of America.

Privacy Policy
Project Love Me (PLM) believes in protecting the privacy of personally identifiable information gathered from visitors to our website and individuals who donate online, by phone, through the mail or at events. The policy below explains how PLM collects, utilizes and disseminates personal information when you donate or register to receive information from PLM. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website; you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

This policy may change or be updated from time to time. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are compliant with any changes. This policy is effective as of the 15th of June, 2012.

What we collect
We gather personally identifiable information when you contribute to PLM online, through the mail, by phone or at events, or when you sign up to receive communications from PLM. PLM does not collect personally identifiable information about people without their permission.

We may collect the following information:

  • Name and job title
  • Contact information including email address
  • Demographic information such as postcode, preferences and interests
  • Other information relevant to customer surveys and/or promotions

What we do with the information we gather
We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:

  • Internal record keeping.
  • We may use the information to improve our programs and services.
  • We use your personally identifiable information to send you updates and alerts, information about PLM programs, events, activities and information about local volunteer opportunities using the email address you have provided.

We are committed to ensuring that your personal information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorized access or disclosure we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

Donations and purchases
In order to make a donation or purchase on this website, by phone, through the mail or at events, a user must first complete a donation or order form, in which the user provides contact information (such as name and shipping address) and billing information (such as credit card number and expiration date). This information is used for billing purposes, to fill orders and to provide receipts for your donations. If we have trouble processing an order or donation, this contact information can be used to get in touch with the user. This information will be used to send the user materials, a tax receipt (if a donation is made) or purchased items. Unless you indicate otherwise by sending us an e-mail or let us know when you give by phone or through the mail, the user will be added to the AIDS Project Los Angeles mailing list.

How we use cookies
Visitors should be aware that non-personal information and data may be automatically collected by the PLM website through the use of "cookies." "Cookies" are small text files a website can use to recognize repeat visitors, facilitate the visitor's ongoing access to and use of the site, and allow a site to track usage behavior and compile aggregate data that will allow content improvements. Cookies are not programs that come onto a visitor's system and damage files. Generally, cookies work by assigning a unique number to the visitor that has no meaning outside the assigning site. If a visitor does not want information collected through the use of cookies, there is a simple procedure in most browsers that allows the visitor to deny or accept the cookie feature. PLM uses "cookie" technology only to obtain non-personal information from its online visitors in order to improve visitors' online experience and facilitate their visit within our site.

Links to third-party websites
Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. We have no responsibility for linked websites and provide these links solely for the convenience and information of our visitors. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

How to contact us for correction/updating personal information
If your contact information changes, or if you would like to be removed from our mailing list, PLM will correct, update or remove that information. To make such a change, please send an e-mail.

Measures to protect your personal information
This website takes every precaution to protect our users' information. When you submit sensitive information via the site, your information is protected both online and off-line. When our donation or order form asks users to enter sensitive information (such as credit card numbers), the information is encrypted and protected. While on a secure page, such as the credit card number entry form, the lock icon on the bottom of Web browsers such as Netscape Navigator and Microsoft Internet Explorer will display as "locked."

We also do everything in our power to protect user-information off-line. All of our supporters' information, not just the sensitive information mentioned above, is restricted in our offices. Finally, the servers that we store personally identifiable information on are kept in a secure environment.

If you have any questions about the security at our website. Please use the contact form to send us an email.