Foodbank Development Network is committed to protecting your online privacy. However, access to and use of this site (www.foodbankconnect.org) is provided by Foodbank Development Network subject to the terms set out below:
Similarly, those charities that register with us to upload or otherwise provide information about their charity should note the provisions of paragraphs 2.5 and 2.6.
2.1. Unless otherwise stated, the data and information you can access on our online has been developed and compiled by FBN or one of its licensors and as such is protected by copyright, database and other laws concerning intellectual property. All rights in relation to such data and information (as well as in relation to the organization and layout of our website and the underlying software code) are reserved by FBN and its licensors.
2.2. You may access, download and print the data and information and retain that data and information as a data source for yourself. You may use the information and data only for your own informational purposes and, provided that in each case you comply with the associated conditions that make use for such purposes lawful, for purposes that constitute "fair dealing" within the meaning of the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 and for those purposes which that Act and/or the Copyright and Rights in Databases Regulations 1997 declare not to constitute infringement of the intellectual property rights with which they deal.
2.3. The download license in paragraph 2.2 is personal, non-exclusive and non-transferable and is given on the following basis:
2.4. Except as provided in paragraphs 2.2 and 2.3 you may not otherwise access, download, copy or use any of the data or information on our online platform, and under no circumstances may you sell it or otherwise seek to turn it to account, directly or indirectly. Similarly, except as provided in those paragraphs, no part of on our online platform may be reproduced or stored in any other website or included in any public or private electronic retrieval system or service without FBN’s prior written permission or that of the relevant licensors.
2.5. The data and information is provided by FBN and its licensors at no cost to users of this site on an "as is" basis, to provide information about Foodbank Network and empowerment programs, methods of charitable giving, the non-government organization that have supplied information about their organization for this site and to facilitate the building of relationships between donors and charities. FBN and its licensors may make changes to such data and information at any time without notice
Given the basis on which the data and information is being provided:
3.1. FBN will make all effort to ensure that our online platform available 24/7 hours a day, and 7 days a week to ensure we meet the demands of our beneficiaries and donors. We are fully responsible for the functionality of our online platform and in the event our online platform is unavailable at any time or for any period FBN shall provide a workaround to ensure service continuation.
3.2. Access to our online platform may be suspended temporarily and without notice in the case of system failure, maintenance, upgrade or repair or for reasons beyond FBN’s control.
4.2. You are prohibited from posting or transmitting to or from our online platform any material:
4.4. Without prejudice to paragraphs 4.2 and 4.3, by accessing our online platform users undertake that you will not:
4.5. FBN shall fully co-operate with any law enforcement authorities or court order requesting or directing FBN to disclose the identity or locate anyone posting any material in breach of any of paragraphs 4.2 to 4.4 inclusive.
5.1. Links to third party websites on FBN online platform are provided solely for your convenience. If you use these links, you leave FBN online platform. FBN make efforts to reviewed third party websites and does not control and is not responsible for those websites, their content or availability, and in particular FBN is not responsible for any information, goods or services contained, offered, described or made available on, or accessible through, third party websites or by any means referred to on those sites. FBN therefore, only endorse or make representations about those websites, or any material found there, or any results that may be obtained from using them based on those reviewed third-party sites. If you decide to access any of the third-party websites linked or accessible through those that are linked to FBN online platform, you do so entirely at your own risk.
5.2. If you would like to link to or otherwise make use of any part of this website, you may only do so subject to the following conditions unless in any particular case FBN’s express prior written permission is obtained.
5.4. FBN expressly reserves the right to revoke the right granted in paragraph 5.2 if at any time FBN in its absolute discretion considers a link is:
6.2. If you are a registered Food Beneficiaries and Donor as described in paragraph 6.1, it is important you understand that you are responsible for the accuracy and genuineness of all instructions and information sent to us, from login to log-off. This means that you as a user must ensure that all instructions and information are carefully checked before submission. It is also important that you read the information provided on the online platform that you are registered to use. That information provides instruction and directions which food will be dispense or food items that can be donated to FBN.
6.3. Our online platform uses encryption technology and adopting security and anti-virus practices routinely used and adopted as a matter of good practice by other financial services businesses in Nigerian. Nevertheless, it is important you understand that every internet site, every computer that connects to the internet and all internet communication is susceptible to attack by computer hackers and the ever-increasing variety and sophistication of computer viruses. FBN will do all due diligence to protect the online platform application and all internet communications passing between FBN and users, but it cannot be held responsible for any losses fairly attributable to a user's failure to take its own reasonable precautions to prevent interception of or interference with any such communications (including, without limitation) failure to use or keep up to date firewalls and anti-virus software on the user's own computers or computer systems.
You may not send any unsolicited e-mail, either in bulk or individually, to any person who has indicated that they do not wish to receive it. You must comply with the rules of any other network you access or participate in using your FBNs' services.
You may not publish, distribute, or otherwise copy in any manner any music, software, art, or other work protected by copyright law unless:
We do not allow any form of redirection to banking, legal, news or Government websites. Redirection to any other kinds of sites will be approved on completion of the verification process.
You must comply with the rules and conventions for postings to any bulletin board, chat group or other forum in which you participate including their rules for content and commercial postings. These groups usually prohibit the posting of off-topic commercial messages, or mass postings to multiple forums.
11.1. FBN believes, in our absolute discretion, user that breach any of these terms and conditions FBN will be entitled without prior notice to deny user further use or access to our online platform and/or to remove from our online platform all information you have made available on or through our website. If we take either or both course of action our doing so will in all instances be without prejudice to any of our other rights, at law or otherwise.
11.2. Users agree to indemnify and keep us indemnified from and against any and all actions, proceedings, costs, claims, damages, losses and expenses of whatsoever nature and howsoever arising as a result of or in connection with any breach by you of these terms and conditions, including any failure to indemnify us as required by this provision.
12.1. FBN, and its licensors (whether or not involved in creating, producing, maintaining or delivering our online platform), and the trustees, officers, directors, employees, contractors, shareholders or agents of each of them, exclude all liability and responsibility for any amount or kind of loss or damage that may result to you or a third party (including without limitation, any direct, indirect, punitive or consequential loss or damages, or any loss of income, profits, goodwill, data, contracts, use of money, or loss or damages arising from or connected in any way to business interruption, and whether in tort (including without limitation negligence), contract or otherwise) in connection with this website in any way.
12.2. Or in connection with the use, inability to use or the results of use of our online platform, any third party sites linked to our online platform or the material on or accessible through such websites, including but not limited to loss or damage due to viruses that may infect your computer equipment, software, data or other property on account of your access to, use of, or browsing this our online platform or your downloading of any material from our online platform or from any websites linked to our online platform or from any websites accessible through those that are linked to our online platform or application to our online platform.
12.4. If your use of material on our online platform or mobile application results in the need for servicing, repair or correction of equipment, software or data, you assume all costs thereof.
Your use of our online platform or mobile application, any information downloaded from it and the operation of these terms and conditions will be governed by and construed in accordance with Nigerian laws and you agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Nigerian Courts in relation to any action, proceeding, claim, dispute or difference arising out of your use of our website or otherwise in connection with our online platform or mobile application.
Any donations processed successfully through the payment gateway will not be refunded. Please choose the cause you wish to support (example food items donation or the amount you wish to contribute carefully). No amount will be deducted in case the transaction fails to process. No donation is small when it comes to helping the vulnerable and hungry Nigerians.