Terms and Conditions

Agreement between User and gowminsitries.org
Welcome to gowministries.org. The gowministries.org website (the “Site”) is comprised of various web pages operated by Global Orphans & Widows (“GOW”). The Site is offered to you conditioned on your acceptance without modification of the terms, conditions, and notices contained herein (the “Terms”. Your use of the Site constitutes your agreement to all such Terms. Please read these terms carefully and keep a copy of them for your reference.

The Site is a Non-Profit Site.

Gowminsitries.org is a website for the non-profit Global Orphans & Widows. This website provides information/history of the non-profit and the opportunity to read about and donate to specific projects.

Your use of gowminsitries.org is subject to GOW’s Privacy Policy. Please review our Privacy Policy, which also governs the Site and informs users of our data collection practices.

Electronic Communications
Visiting the Site or sending emails to GOW constitutes electronic communications. You consent to receive electronic communications and you agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures, and other communications that we provide to you electronically, via email, and on the Site, satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.

Sales and Donations
All sales and donations made at gowministries.org are in US Dollars. All contributions designated for specific grants will be applied to those grants. If we receive more contributions for a given grant than can be wisely applied to that grant, we will use those funds to meet a similar pressing need. Unless otherwise stated, we assess 10 percent of the donation to be used for administration. Your donation is tax-deductible.

Return and Refund Policy
GOW has a policy of no refunds or exchanges on donations and/or purchases.

No Unlawful or Prohibited Use/Intellectual Property
You are granted a non-exclusive, non-transferable, revocable license to access and use gowministries.org strictly in accordance with these terms of use. As a condition of your use of the Site, you warrant to GOW that you will not use the Site for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms. You may not use the Site in any manner which could damage, disable, overburden, or impair the Site or interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment of the Site. You may not obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available or provided for through the Site.

All content included as part of the Service, such as text, graphics, logo, images, as well as the compilation thereof, and any software used on the Site, is the property of GOW or its suppliers and protected by copyright and other proprietary notices, legends or other restrictions contained in any such content and will not make any changes thereto.

You will not modify, publish, transmit, reverse engineer, participate in the transfer or sale, create derivative works, or in any way exploit any of the content, in whole or in part, found on the Site. GOW content is not for resale. Your use of the Site does not entitle you to make unauthorized use of any protected content, and in particular, you will not delete or alter any proprietary rights or attribution notices in any content. You will use protected content solely for your personal use and will make no other use of the content without the express written permission of GOW and the copyright owner. You agree that you do not acquire any ownership rights in any protected content. We do not grant you any licenses, express or implied, to the intellectual property of GOW or our licensors except as expressly authorized by these Terms.

International Users
The Service is controlled, operated, and administered by GOW from our offices within the USA. If you access the Service from a location outside the USA, you are responsible for compliance with all local laws. You agree that you will not use the GOW Content accessed through gowminstries.org in any country or in a manner prohibited by any applicable laws, restrictions, or regulations.

Liability Disclaimer
The information, software, products, and services included in or available through the site may include inaccuracies or typographical errors. Changes are periodically added to the information herein. Global Orphans & Widows and/or its suppliers may make improvements and/or changes in the site at any time.

Global Orphans & Widows and/or its suppliers make no representations about the suitability, reliability, availability, timeliness, and accuracy of the information, software, products, services, and related graphics contained on the site for any purpose. To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, all such information, software, products, services, and related graphics are provided “as is” without warranty or condition of any kind. Global Orphans & Widows and/or its suppliers hereby disclaim all warranties and conditions with regard to this information, software, products, services, and related graphics, including all implied warranties or conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title, and non-infringement.

To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, in no event shall Global Orphans & Widows and/or its suppliers be liable for any direct, indirect, punitive, incidental, special, consequential damages or any damages whatsoever including, without limitation, damages for loss of use, data, or profits, arising out of or in any way connected with the use or performance of the site, with the delay or inability to use the site or related services, the provision of or failure to provide services, or for any information, software, products, services, and related graphics obtained through the site, or otherwise, arising out of the use of the site, whether based on contract, tort, negligence, strict liability or otherwise, even if GOW or any of its suppliers has been advised of the possibility of damages because some states/jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion or limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages, the above limitation may not apply to you. If you are dissatisfied with any portion of the site, or with any of these terms of use, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using the site.

Termination/Access Restriction
GOW reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate your access to the Site and the related services or any portion thereof at any time, without notice. To the maximum extent permitted by law, this agreement is governed by the laws of the state of North Carolina and you hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of courts in North Carolina in all disputes arising out of or relating to the use of the Site. Use of the Site is unauthorized in any jurisdiction that does not give effect to all provisions of these Terms, including, without limitation, this section.

You agree that no joint venture, partnership, employment, or agency relationship exists between you and GOW as a result of this agreement or use of the Site. GOW’s performance of this agreement is subject to existing laws and legal process, and nothing contained in this agreement is in derogation of GOW’s right to comply with governmental, court, and law enforcement requests or requirements relating to your use of the Site or information provided to or gathered by GOW with respect to such use. If any part of this agreement is determined to be invalid or unenforceable pursuant to applicable law including, but not limited to, the warranty disclaimers and liability limitations set forth above, then the invalid or unenforceable provision will be deemed superseded by a valid, enforceable provision that most closely matches the intent of the original provision and the remainder of the agreement shall continue in effect.

Unless otherwise specified herein, this agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the user and GOW with respect to the Site and it supersedes all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals, whether electronic, oral or written, between the user and GOW with respect to the Site. A printed version of this agreement and of any notice given in electronic form shall be admissible in judicial or administrative proceedings based upon or relating to this agreement to the same extent and subject to the same conditions as other business documents and records originally generated and maintained in printed form. It is the express wish to the parties that this agreement all related documents be written in English.

Changes to Terms
GOW reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to change the Terms under which gowminsitries.org is offered. The most current version of the Terms will supersede all previous versions. GOW encourages you to periodically review the Terms to stay informed of our updates.

Contact Us
GOW welcomes your questions or comments regarding the Terms:

Global Orphans & Widows
6520 Airport Center Drive
Greensboro, NC 27409

[email protected]


Effective as of April 13th, 2021

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