Legal notice and Data protection policy
Name and registered office
François-Xavier Bagnoud Association – FXB International
44, Rue de Lausanne
1201 Geneva, Switzerland
Tel: +41 (0) 22 741 00 30
François-Xavier Bagnoud Association
20, Rue Vignon
75009 Paris, France
Tel: +33 (0) 1 42 66 43 78
FXB USA, Inc.
64 Beaver Street
New York, NY 10004
Tel: +1 347 653 81 76
Route de l’Aéroport 25
1951 Sion, Switzerland
Tel: +41 (0) 27 565 13 65
SIREN: 408 857 225
In the United States:
The François-Xavier Bagnoud Association is a non-governmental organization (NGO) founded in 1989, registered in Switzerland, France and the United States of America.
The Association François-Xavier Bagnoud – FXB International is recognized as a public utility in Switzerland and is tax-exempt according to art. 79, p.1, letter f, LF 1976 and non-profit according to art. 60ss of the Swiss Civil Code. All donations are tax deductible as long as they are made within the territory of Switzerland.
The François-Xavier Bagnoud Association is registered in France, 20, rue Vignon, 75009 Paris, under the modified law 1901. All donations are tax deductible as long as they are made within the territory of France.
FXB USA, Inc. is a non-profit organization registered in Delaware dedicated to charitable, religious, scientific, literary and educational purposes in accordance with Section 501 (c) (3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as ratified.
The François-Xavier Bagnoud Association is registered with the Transnational Giving Europe (TGE) network ensuring the tax deductibility of donations for the European donor in his country of origin, in accordance with the legislation in force in the country concerned.
FXB reserves the right to use the funds donated for the most urgent programs.
Donations made to the François-Xavier Bagnoud Association are tax deductible according to the laws in force in the countries concerned.
Timeliness ans accuracy of information
The purpose of these Internet pages is to provide current and correct information. However, FXB cannot guarantee that the contents, documents or software on its site are up-to-date, complete and free of errors.
Disclaimer of liability
The designations employed and the presentation of material on this Website do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of FXB concerning the legal status of any country, territory, or of its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries.
FXB accepts no liability for any direct or indirect damages or infringements arising from the contents of these Internet pages, the use of software or access given by links to other Internet pages. These Internet pages have been compiled to the best of our knowledge, but we do not guarantee that documents, information, software or other indications are free of viruses or other damaging components.
The text, video and photo content of our Internet pages is protected by copyright. They are not free of rights. Modifications to these pages are not permitted. They may only be downloaded and used for personal and non-profit purposes.
Data Protection policy
Who are we ?
Our website address is: fxb.org
When you contact FXB to order an item from our online shop, request information, subscribe to our newsletter, support a specific action or donate, you are providing FXB with personal data. We use this data solely to keep you posted on the various topics we deal with and about upcoming actions and projects. Personal data such as date of birth serve when we organise age-related activities, and telephone numbers allow us to ask you or give you information about an order placed in our online shop.
The data remains exclusively FXB’s possession. External service providers – for example, printers for our donation appeals – are subject to the Data Protection Act and are not permitted, under our agreements, to use it for other purposes or to pass it on.
For each of our publications, it is possible to unsubscribe by e-mail (firstname.lastname@example.org) or by telephone (tel. 022 741 00 30) or to customise the mailings’ frequency.
Mailings and Telephone calls
Anyone who provides us with their postal address may be regularly informed of our themes by post unless they expressly object. Telephone data help us if additional information is required and or during telephone campaigns.
Age-related data may serve for some offers specifically aimed at people in a specific age group.
Electronic mailings: E-mails and Newsletter
Anyone who provides us with their e-mail address can receive information (e.g. payment receipts or information on events) by e-mail. Regular transmission, in particular the newsletter, will only be sent with the specific consent of the person concerned (opt-in). Anyone who no longer wishes to receive our newsletter can easily and quickly unsubscribe by following the corresponding link in each newsletter.
FXB treats all payment data with the utmost confidentiality. FXB is a non-profit organisation recognised by Zewo. The Zewo label guarantees that donations are used following FXB’s goals efficiently and cost-effectively. It also ensures transparent internal and external communication regarding the association’s activities and financial management.
FXB also has a regulation on donations. FXB refrains from funding that could compromise its goals or funds subject to conditions that could question its integrity. It refuses funds derived from child labour, drugs, the arms trade or funds derived from criminal and illegal activities.
When you donate on our site, you are transmitting your data and possibly your credit card information to FXB in an encrypted manner. FXB uses Donorbox, a US-based tool, to process donations securely and professionally: https://donorbox.org/fr/privacy
Online Shopping (FXBSHOP.ORG)
FXB uses the software of the Canadian company Shopify whose server infrastructure is in the United States. During the checkout process, data is necessarily transmitted to the US. Customers who wish to avoid this can place their orders by phone at 022 741 00 30 or by email at email@example.com.
We use “Google Analytics” advertising analysis for the anonymous evaluation of impersonal usage data (connection data), which makes it possible to identify trends and improve our online offer. This data is not only processed by Pro Infirmis but also by Google acting on its behalf. Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and the internet. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law or where such third parties process the information on behalf of Google. The IP address transmitted by your browser within the framework of Google Analytics will not be merged with other Google data (see Google Analytics Terms and Conditions: https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=fr)
The information collected with the help of cookies is not used to identify you or for any other purpose than those mentioned here. Accepting cookies is not essential for using the site, but it does make browsing more user-friendly. You can block or delete cookies in your web browser. To find out how you may click here: www.aboutcookies.org. You can delete all the cookies on your computer and configure most browsers to prevent them from being deposited. However, you may have to adjust some settings manually each time you visit a page and have to put up with the degradation of some functions.
Social Network Plugins
This website contains social plugins like the Facebook “Like” button. When you visit the website, these trigger a transfer of your data (IP address, date and time of visit, etc.) to the relevant provider automatically, regardless of whether you click on the button or not and disregarding of whether you are a member of these social networks or not.
To deactivate this function, you must log out of the social networks before visiting our site.