YeshuaApp Privacy Policy

Updated: May 23, 2024

 

1. Introduction

This Privacy Policy ("Policy") governs the manner in which "Myduub" ( "YeshuaApp", "Myduub," "we," "us," or "our") collects, uses, maintains, and discloses information from users ("User" or "you") of the "YeshuaApp" (the "App") and any related websites, software, or services (collectively, the "Platform"). By accessing or using the Platform, you agree to the terms of this Policy and our Terms and Conditions of Use ("Terms"). Users must be at least 13 years of age to use our services.

 

2. Amendments to This Privacy Policy

We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to update, modify, or change this Policy at any time. Users are encouraged to frequently review this Policy to stay informed about how we are protecting their personal information. The last update date is indicated at the top of this document. Continued use of the Platform after any such changes constitutes your acceptance of the new Policy.

 

3. Information We Collect & Retain

a. Information Provided by You

We may collect personal information that you voluntarily provide to us when you:

* Create an account or update your profile, including profile image and background image.

* Upload content, such as videos or photos.

* Send or receive messages 

* Follow a church

* Allow us to access your phone and social network contacts, which may include names, phone numbers, and email addresses, to find other users on the Platform.

* Provide your location to determine distances of nearby churches.

* Any other information that you voluntarily provide through the App. 

* Request or make a donation

* Amounts donated 

 

b. Information from Other Sources

We may receive information about you from third parties, such as public sources, government authorities, professional organizations, and charity groups.

 

c. Automatically Collected Information

We automatically collect information including, but not limited to, IP addresses, user agents, mobile carrier information, time zone settings, device models, network types, device IDs, screen resolutions, and operating systems.

 

4. Representation of Age and Collection of Personal Information

We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from individuals under the age of 13. If we receive a complaint or otherwise have actual knowledge that a user is under the age of 13, we will comply with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 (“COPPA”).

We may collect personal identification information from  users in various ways, including, but not limited to, when users visit our App, register on the App, fill out forms, and engage with other activities, services, features, or resources available on our App. 

To utilize the features of the App, users may be required to provide specific information based on the type of account selected:

 

1. YeshuaApp General Users:

* Name, last name

* Profile picture, background picture

* Username, email information

* Gender, location (City and State)

* Marital status (married, single)

* Church affiliation

* Information from other social media accounts.

* Optional biography.

 

2. Church Information 

* Name, address

* Phone number, email address

* Website, denomination (e.g., Christian, Catholic, etc.)

* Schedule of services

* Information regarding team members, including names, pictures, and job descriptions

* Additional information requested by Myduub within 48 hours of sign-up to utilize all features of the App.

 

3.  Authorized Church Admin

Churches can only be registered by the head pastor or the head of the administrative body. To verify the identity and authority of the registering pastor, the pastor may need to provide:

* Name, last name

* Email address, phone number

* Driver’s license

* Tax Exempt Organization 

 

5. Payment Information

Users must be at least 18 years of age to make a donation. Users may make donations to churches through PayPal. Myduub does not collect credit card information; each church must have its own PayPal account linked to its MY DUUB account for payment processing. Myduub may record the name of the user making a donation, the amount donated, and the date of the donation.

We will collect personal identification information from users only if they confirm they are over 18 years of age and voluntarily provide such information. Users may refuse to provide personal identification information; however, this may prevent them from participating in some or all App-related activities.

 

6. How Your Information is shared among users

To participate in various features of the App, users may choose to share certain personal information with other users. The shared information may be viewable by other users and includes:

a. User Viewable Information 

* Profile picture, profile background image

* Name, last name

* Username, list of friends, followers, and followings

* Posts (video and text)

* Gender, location (city and state), marital status

* Biography

* Bible Notes

* Text messages shared via private or group messaging

* Church affiliation

 

b. Church viewable information 

* Name of church, location

* Active causes for donations

* Profile and background pictures of church

* Posts made by the church

* Contact information: phone number, email address, website

* Denomination, biography, employee information (picture, name, title)

* Pastor’s Bible Notes

 

 c. User Content Control

Users can control who sees their profile information and posts by selecting from the following options:

1. Profile information visibility: Private or Friends & Followers

2. Photo/video post visibility: Private or Public 

3. Bible Notes: Private, “selected friends” or share with “church” (church admin only). 

4. Messaging: Selecting users in conversation. 

 

d. How Information may be made available

            1. Users can tag others in their photos/videos without prior consent, exposing the tagged user’s profile information.

            2. Users can add captions and hashtags to their photos/videos, making their profile information viewable by others.

            3. Users can post comments on other users' photos and videos, allowing other users to access the commenter’s profile information.

 

e. Expectation of Privacy

Users acknowledge the risk that information intended to be private may be inadvertently made public due to malfunctions or unforeseen events. Users are encouraged to verify the audience of their posts after each submission. Note that certain information, including name, last name, username, profile picture, and background picture, will always be displayed regardless of privacy settings. If you do not wish to share this information, do not use the App.

 

7. COOKIES The app doesn’t utilize cookies. 

 

8. App Server Logs

We collect information through server logs ("Logs"), which record activity on the App and gather statistics about users’ interactions. Logs may include details such as:

* User access frequency and duration.

* Number of hits on the App and specific pages.

* Sign-in and sign-off times.

* Type and quality of user internet connection.

* Hardware and software identifiers.

* Features used and usage frequency.

Logs are used for operational improvements, internal marketing, demographic studies, and to monitor traffic and troubleshoot technical issues.

 

9. Use of Collected Information

The information we collect may be used for the following purposes:

* Enhancing and personalizing user experience on the App.

* Managing business operations.

* Conducting surveys and other site features.

* Sending periodic emails and responding to inquiries.

* Contacting users to process registrations or provide customer support.

Users can opt out of communications via instructions included in each email or by contacting us at admin@myduub.org.

 

10. Data Protection

We employ industry-standard security measures, including SSL encryption, to protect your personal information from unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure, or destruction. However, no security measure is completely foolproof. By using “YeshuaApp”, user is aware that the information disclosed in the app may not be fully secured. 

 

11. Sharing of Personal Information

We do not sell or trade users’ personally identifiable information. We may share information with trusted third parties who assist us in operating the App and conducting our business, provided they agree to keep this information confidential. We may also disclose information as required by law or to protect rights, property, or safety.

 

12. Third-Party Services

We may engage third-party companies to perform functions on our behalf, such as app administration, survey conduction, promotional activities, customer support, web hosting, and data analysis. These third parties are bound by confidentiality agreements and are authorized to use personal information solely for the purposes of fulfilling their obligations.

 

13. No Guarantee of Absolute Security

While we take reasonable measures to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee absolute security. Unauthorized access, hacking, data loss, or other breaches may occur. Your use of the App is at your own risk.

 

14. California Privacy Rights

Pursuant to California Civil Code Section 1798.83, California residents have the right to request information regarding the disclosure of personal information to third parties for direct marketing purposes. Myduub does not share personal information for third-party marketing without explicit consent. California residents may request further information by contacting admin@myduub.org.

 

15. Do Not Track Policy

The App does not respond to "Do Not Trak" signals from web browsers.

 

16. Acceptance of Terms

By using the App, you signify your acceptance of this Privacy Policy and the associated Terms of Use. If you do not agree with this Policy, please refrain from using the App. Continued use of the App following the posting of changes to this Policy will be deemed your acceptance of those changes.

 

17. ACCOUNT DELETIONS

Users can delete their account, by navigating to "profile", then, "settings", and finally, "delete account." Deleting your account will result in a deletion of your information from our servers.

 

18. Contact Information

For questions or concerns regarding this Privacy Policy, please contact us at admin@myduub.org.

 

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