Version 1.0 - last updated on 15 April 2021
ActionFunder is a platform that enables businesses and foundations to easily find and fund community organisations and charities. ActionFunder is owned and run by Semble Network Limited (“we” or “us”).
Semble Network Limited is registered at 22 Wycombe End, Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom, HP9 1NB. The company number is 05611771.
We may update and change our platform from time to time. We will try to give you reasonable notice of any major changes.
We do not guarantee that our platform, or any content on it, will always be available. We may suspend, withdraw or restrict the availability of all or any part of our platform for business or operational reasons. If this happens, we will try to give you reasonable notice.
We may transfer our rights and obligations under these terms to another organisation. We will tell you in writing if this happens. And we will ensure the transfer won’t affect your rights under the contract.
If you choose, or you are provided with, a user identification code, password or any other information as part of our security procedures, you must treat such information as confidential. You must not disclose it to any third party.
If you know or suspect that anyone other than you knows your user identification code or password, you must promptly notify us at email@example.com.
We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in our platform, and in the material published on it. Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.
You may print off one copy, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from our platform for your personal use and you may draw the attention of others within your organisation to content posted on our platform.
You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text. Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of content on our platform must always be acknowledged.
You must not use any part of the content on our platform for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from us or our licensors.
The content on our platform is provided for general information only. It is not intended to amount to advice on which you should rely. You must obtain professional or specialist advice before taking, or refraining from, any action on the basis of the content on our platform.
Although we make reasonable efforts to update the information on our platform, we make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the content on our platform is accurate, complete or up to date.
Where our site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. Such links should not be interpreted as approval by us of those linked websites or information you may obtain from them.
We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources.
This website may include information and materials uploaded by other users of the platform. This information and these materials have not been verified or approved by us. The views expressed by other users on our platform do not represent our views or values.
If you wish to complain about content uploaded by other users, please contact us firstname.lastname@example.org.
Whenever you make use of a feature that allows you to upload content to our platform, or to make contact with other users of our platform, you must comply with the content standards set out in our Acceptable Use Policy at Annex 1.
You warrant that any such contribution does comply with those standards, and you will be liable to us and indemnify us for any breach of that warranty.
This means you will be responsible for any loss or damage we suffer as a result of your breach of warranty. Any content you upload to our platform will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary. You retain all of your ownership rights in your content, but you are required to grant us and other users of our platform a limited licence to use, store and copy that content and to distribute and make it available to third parties.
We also have the right to disclose your identity to any third party who is claiming that any content posted or uploaded by you to our platform constitutes a violation of their intellectual property rights, or of their right to privacy.
We have the right to remove any posting you make on our platform if, in our opinion, your post does not comply with the content standards set out in our Acceptable Use Policy at Annex 1.
You are solely responsible for securing and backing up your content.
When you upload or post content to our platform, you grant us the following rights to use that content:
We do not guarantee that our platform will be secure or free from bugs or viruses. You are responsible for configuring your IT, computer programmes and platform to access ActionFunder. You should use your own virus protection software.
You must not misuse our platform by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material that is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our platform, the server on which our platform is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our platform. You must not attack our platform via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack. By breaching this provision, you would commit a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use our platform will cease immediately.
You may link to our home page, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it.
You must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists.
You must not establish a link to our platform in any website that is not owned by you.
Our platform must not be framed on any other site, nor may you create a link to any part of our platform other than the home page.
We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.
The website in which you are linking must comply in all respects with the content standards set out in our Acceptable Use Policy at Annex 1.
If you wish to link to or make any use of content on our platform other than that set out above, please contact email@example.com.
This acceptable use policy sets out the content standards that apply when you upload content to our platform, make contact with other users on our platform, link to our platform, or interact with our platform in any other way.
You may use our platform only for lawful purposes. You may not use our platform:
You also agree:
These content standards apply to any and all material which you contribute to our platform, including information contained in pitches (Contribution). We will determine, in our sole discretion, whether a Contribution breaches the Content Standards.A Contribution must:
When we consider that a breach of this acceptable use policy has occurred, we may take such action as we deem appropriate.
We exclude our liability for all action we may take in response to breaches of this acceptable use policy. The actions we may take are not limited to those described above, and we may take any other action we reasonably deem appropriate.