Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

First and foremost, we welcome you to the Association's website Som Vínculos Estelí .

The purpose of this document is to expose you the way we collect and process the information of the person browsing this website, use it to contact and collaborate with Som Vínculos Estelí or to buy our products. We recommend reading this page carefully.

By browsing this website, you acknowledge that you have understood and agree to the terms and conditions that follow.

Who we are

  • The Association Som Vínculos Estelí supports and cooperatively accompanies the projects of the Fundación Vínculos Estelí , nicaragua. It also contributes to disseminate them and to find means – human, economic and material – for the projects of the Fundación Vínculos Estelí in Nicaragua, they can be developed. Both entities focus their actions on facilitating quality contexts for children.
  • Registered in the Register of Associations of the Generalitat de Catalunya with no. 51917
  • NIF: G66080151
  • Tax domicile in the city of Barcelona, Catalunya .
  • web:
  • E-mail address

We want to let you know our commitment to preserving the data of the people who visit us, register, become partners or make any other contribution, so that they will only be used for the purposes for which they have been contributed and that we will then unseat.

As a general rule, data will only be transferred to third parties when it is essential to attend to any of your requests or to fulfil a service that we offer you.

Legal regulations

The Association Som Vínculos Estelí has adjusted this website to the following legal regulations:

  • Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 referring to the protection of natural persons (GDPR).
  • Organic Law (Spanish) on the Protection of Personal Data and guarantee of digital rights (LOPDGDD) – Organic Law 3/2018, of 5 December. 
  • Law (Spanish) 34/2002, of 11 July, on Services of the Information Society and Electronic Commerce (LSSICE or LSSI).

What personal data do we collect and what

Only personal data that is necessary for the following functions are requested in the forms on this website:

  • provide information,
  • receive suggestions, resolve doubts, or deal with any other issue,
  • establish exchanges of collaboration,
  • commercial exchanges.

While we'll use your data to let you know our activities, projects and products, or let you know about initiatives from other nonprofits, they won't be transferred to third parties for advertising campaigns.

To fill in any of our forms, you must have reached the age set by law or have the written consent of a parent who has the parental authority or the legal owner of the guardianship.

Guest reviews

When you leave comments on the web, we may use your email address to reply to you or moderate comments. Likewise, the data displayed in the contact form is collected, as well as the IP address of the visiting person and the chain of the browser user's agent to help detect spam messages.

An anonymous character string created from your email address (also called a "hash") can be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here:

Once the comment is approved, your profile image will be visible to the public reading from the comment.

Forms filled out by visitors

  • The data provided in the forms you fill in – for example, to become a partner/partner, that of donors or to become an account – become part of the Association's data file Som Vínculos Estelí in order to maintain the contacts that are typical of an association: sending calls and minutes of meetings; invitations to activities, information, notices of payments, receipts, sending a newsletter of the association...
  • Contact form details are used to respond to or comment on your requests, observations, suggestions,...
  • The personal data provided when placing an order is used for the communications and procedures referred to there.

Cookies or "cookies"

If you leave a comment on the website, you can choose to save the name, email address and web page in cookies. This is for your convenience so you don't have to fill in the data again when you make another comment. These cookies will last a year.

If you have an account and sign in to this website, a temporary cookie will be set to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie does not contain personal data and will be discarded when you close your browser.

When you sign in, multiple cookies will also be set up to save your sign-in information and display options on your screen. Login cookies last two days and screen options cookies last one year. If you select "Remember me", the login will persist for two weeks. If you sign out, your sign-in cookies will be deleted.

For more details, you can consult the cookies policy

Embedded content from other websites

Entries on this web page sometimes include embedded content. For example, videos or images. Content embedded from other websites behaves exactly the same as if the visitor is browsing the other website where the embedded content is located.

These web pages where embedded content is located can collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, or monitor interaction with embedded content, including tracing your interaction with embedded content if you have an account, and are logged into that web page.


If you upload images to your website, you should avoid uploading images that include embedded geolocation data (EXIF GPS). Other website visitors could download and extract any information from images on the web.

When you participate in our activities it is understood that you give consent for the use of images in which your participation is collected. In the well understood that the Association Som Vínculos Estelí undertakes to make respectful use of these images and only in relation to the purposes of the association.

How long do we retain data

If you leave a comment, this comment and its meta data are retained indefinitely. This is to be able to automatically recognize and approve any follow-up comments instead of keeping them in the moderation queue.

If you register an account on this website we also store the personal information you provide to us. This is to be able to offer you the service as a user/user. You can view, edit, or delete your personal information at any time with the exception of changing the user/user name that needs to be kept the same. Som Vínculos Estelí as a web page administrator you can also edit this information.

When you make a donation we will also keep your data in order to inform you of our news. At any time, you can ask us to stop sending you information and to delete your data from our archives.

Partner/partner data will be kept for as long as the person is and a couple of years later since they have been unsubscribed. These two years of margin are in anticipation of steps that still need to be resolved with the partner who has unsubscribed.

The data provided for the purchase of the products offered by our store will be retained until the legal data retention periods for commercial exchanges expire.

With whom we share your data

None of the data provided in any of the forms on this website – partner/partner data, donor data, newsletter subscription, opening of an account, comments, suggestions or other contributions – (current or created later) will not be used or delivered to third parties for advertising purposes.

Visitor feedback is checked using an automated spam detection service.

If you request a password reset, the IP address will be included in the reset email.

This website is hosted in Strato ( You can consult its privacy policy.

Strato uses standard internet security technology or SSL secure connection layer (by its English name). This secure connection ensures that communications and data between your browser and the server (Strato) travel in an encrypted and encrypted way. In other words, they cannot be spied on or stolen by third parties. Have you noticed the candau icon in the address bar of this website? This candau tells us that a web connection uses the SSL protocol, so it is secure.

For the development of the website we use WordPress and extensions such as Elementor or WhoCommerce that help us create content, manage services and other functionalities. These platforms and extensions do not collect data from visitors.

To perform some features of the web, we use external services that can collect your data. These are the following:

Data protection

The Association Som Vínculos Estelí undertakes to respect the confidentiality of all data provided by users; to use them for the purposes for which they have been collected; as well as to adopt measures to preserve them from any alteration, loss, treatment or unauthorized access.

Users attest to the veracity of the data provided and undertake to notify changes in the event that they occur.

Acceptance and consent

Acceptance of this privacy policy by you entails confirmation of having been informed about how the Association Som Vínculos Estelí collects and treats your personal data, as well as the acceptance and consent for them to be collected and processed in the form and for the purposes that are exposed in this document.

What rights do you have over your data

  • You have the right to know what your personal data is needed for and how long it will be saved.
  • You have the right to access the personal data you have provided. So if you have an account on this website, left comments on it or filled out any of the forms, you may be asked to send you an export file for your personal data. The file will be sent to you within a maximum period of one month from the date you requested it from us. All the data you have provided will be included.
  • You have the right to complete, correct, delete, or block your personal data whenever you wish. The deletion or blocking will be feasible as long as it is not essential data for services that you want to continue enjoying or that is no longer in force the legal period during which this data must be kept.
  • If you give us your consent to process your data, you have the right to revoke this consent and delete your personal data, provided that they are not essential for the service you have requested or that the legal period during which this data must be kept is no longer valid.
  • As long as they are not essential for the service you have requested from us, you may object to the processing of your data.
  • You can also request that it be Som Vínculos Estelí who deletes any personal data of yours that we have. This does not include data that is required to be kept for administrative, legal or security purposes.

To exercise these rights, please contact us. 


For any questions related to the privacy of your data, please contact this email address Please indicate Data Protection in the Subject.

Possible changes to this privacy policy

The Association Som Vínculos Estelí reserves the right to modify this privacy policy to adapt it to new legislation.

If any modification occurs, we will announce it before putting it into practice.

Drafted on 23 January 2021

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