Privacy Policy

A chat about how we will handle your data and the data you provide to us.

What is personal data

Personal data is any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person to whom the personal data relates. It shall be regarded as identified or identifiable if the natural person can be identified, directly or indirectly, in particular by reference to a number, a code or to one or more factors specific to his or her physical, physiological, mental, economic, cultural or social identity.[1]The handling of such data may be restricted due to the right to privacy, and in the Czech Republic this area is addressed in particular by Act No. 101/2000 Coll., on the Protection of Personal Data, which further recognizes sensitive personal data (on this in more detail below under the category of personal data). From 25 May 2018, the protection of personal data will be regulated EU-wide by Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council.[2] This is the General Data Protection Regulation.

What is personal data processing

Processing of personal data shall mean any operation or set of operations which the controller or processor systematically carries out on personal data, whether by automated means or otherwise, in particular collection, storage on a storage medium, disclosure, adaptation or alteration, retrieval, use, transmission, dissemination, disclosure, storage, exchange, classification or combination, blocking and destruction.

To whom you give your consent

The foundation behind the website is SARAVA FOUNDATION, Za vodárnou 1628/11, 182 00, Prague 8, ID No.: 14393379, which operates the website, (hereinafter referred to as SARAVA) processes as a controller, i.e. determines how personal data will be processed and for what purpose.

Transaction data and personal data (contact details) may be provided to
Stripe, 510 Townsend Street, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA, Attention: Stripe Legal,
for the sole purpose of processing online payments. The client has the right to see the content of his/her data and any corrections made. Permission to share this information is voluntary, but it is also crucial for the use of this website.

What data will we process

Personal data provided by the user of the website when donating and registering. This includes contact details (username, first name, last name, address, email, phone number), accounting and payment details (account number) in connection with the payment made to our account. These data are necessary for the purpose of providing the ordered services and for bookkeeping. We will process user data for a period of one year.

Personal data provided by individuals who have expressed an interest in receiving our newsletter in the range of name, e-mail address. In case you express interest in our newsletter, we provide you with the opportunity to voluntarily consent to the processing of your personal data on the basis of the so-called double opt in. Consent can be withdrawn at any time via the unsubscribe link included in each message sent. We will process your data for as long as we offer the newsletter service.

Personal data is not only created by the user's interaction with your website. Personal data is also generated by technical processes such as contact forms, comments, cookies, analytics and embedded third party data.

Data protection is important to us

At SARAVA we follow the following principles:

  • We don't ask for personal information unless we really need it.
  • We do not share your personal information with anyone else except as required by law or to protect our rights.
  • We do not store personal information on our servers unless it is an ongoing use of our services.

The privacy statement below also contains these principles. This privacy statement applies to all of our services.

If you have an account on this website or have posted comments here, you can request to receive an export file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we remove any personal data we hold about you. This option does not include data that we are required to retain for administrative, legal or security reasons.

You have the right to contact us at any time and exercise your right to access and correct the data we process, if you need to do so, please contact us by email on our website.

An individual seeking access or seeking to correct, amend or delete inaccurate data should visit to email their request for a complete data deletion.

At SARAVA foundation, we respect your privacy regarding any information we may store while operating our websites.

Website visitors

If you use our website, we may collect data about your visits. Like most website operators, SARAVA collects non-personal information that web browsers and servers provide. This includes, for example, the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. SARAVA collects this non-personally identifiable information in order to better understand its visitors' behavior. From time to time, SARAVA may release summaries of this information, such as by publishing posts about trends in the site's users.

SARAVA also collects IP addresses for logged-in users and for those users who post comments on our site. SARAVA discloses IP addresses of logged-in users and commenting users only under the same conditions as for the disclosure of personal information, which are described below. The exception is the IP address of the commenting user, which is displayed to the site administrator.

Collection of personal data

SARAVA only discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to its employees and contractors who (i) need to know that information in order to process it on SARAVA's behalf or to provide services available on SARAVA's websites, and (ii) have agreed not to disclose that information to any other party. By using our website, you consent to the provision of this information. SARAVA will never rent or sell potentially personal information or personal information.

We declare that all personal data of our users and visitors are treated as confidential and handled in accordance with Act No. 101/2000 Coll. We do not provide any personal data of our users to third parties.


In accordance with the provisions of § 89 of Act No. 127/2005 Coll., on electronic communications, we hereby inform you that our website uses cookies for its operation.

Cookies are short text files that a website sends to your browser. They allow the website to record information about your visit, such as your chosen language and so on. This can make your next visit to the website easier and more enjoyable. Cookies are important because without them, browsing the Internet would be much more difficult. Cookies enable you to make better use of our website. Almost every website in the world uses cookies. Cookies are useful because they increase the user-friendliness of a repeatedly visited website.

The website uses anonymous Google Analytics cookies, which are provided by Google Inc. ("Google") for the purpose of monitoring the use and analysis of the website. The information generated by these cookies is transmitted to Google, which uses it to analyse the use of the website and to provide other services related to the operation of the website and the Internet. Google may share this information with third parties where required to do so by law or where these parties process the information on Google's behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data stored by Google.

Third-party cookies may also be used in the context of activities (sharing and rating pages, posting comments, playing videos) on the social networks Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and others carried out on our site.

Cookies do not contain any personal information

Standard web browsers (Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, etc.) support the management of cookies. Within the browser settings, you can manually delete, block or completely disable the use of individual cookies, or you can block or enable them only for individual websites. Please use your browser's help for more detailed information. If your browser has cookies enabled, we will assume that you agree to our server's use of standard cookies.

Deactivating cookies in different browsers

Push notifications

We use push notifications on our website to alert you to new content. Push notifications, or "notifications", are short informational messages that appear on your computer desktop or mobile phone screen.

You can manage your push notifications in your browser, where you can deactivate them.

Disabling push notifications in different browsers



All SARAVA foundation sites do not use any advertising system.

Change to the privacy statement

Although most changes will be minor, SARAVA may make adjustments to the privacy statement. If this occurs, clients will be notified of this change by email.

Prague, 2 June 2023