Solving Kids’ Cancer UK (hereinafter called “us” or “we”) understands that your privacy is important to you and is committed to being transparent about the cookies it uses. This Cookie Policy explains how and why cookies may be stored on and accessed from your device when you visit this website.

This policy is effective as of July 2021. We may modify this Cookie Policy at any time and such modifications shall be effective when updated on the website. By accessing the website or using the services, users agree to the latest version of the policy.

What are cookies? 

Cookies are small bits of software (files) that reside or are installed on your device via the browser when you use a website. They are widely used to make the website work more efficiently and to improve the user experience. Cookies monitor the user’s website activity and enable the website owner to collect this information.

How does this website use cookies?

We use cookies only for tracking your use of the website and to record preferences, in order to give you personalised services and improve your website browsing experience. The essential cookies that we use do not contain personal data but other cookies that the website uses (such as cookies for Google Ads and Google Analytics) do store personal data such as a user's IP address, which is encrypted.

Does this website use cookies for marketing and analytics?

Yes, we use information collected from our cookies to identify user behaviour and to serve content and offers based on your navigation, to the extent legally permissible in certain jurisdictions. The cookies that we use for marketing and analytics do not collect any personal information like name, address, contact number and email address and do not link any information we collect to an individual. The activity that is tracked via cookies is labelled with an ID unique to the user and their device. This helps to identify a returning user, provide targeted ads, and prevent same ads from re-appearing.

What type of cookies does this website use?

To give our users a good experience while accessing the website, we use the following types of cookies:

Necessary cookies

Necessary cookies are used to make the website usable by enabling basic functions like page navigation and access to secure areas of the website. Without the use of these cookies, the website cannot function properly, and we cannot provide you with services available through our website.

Cookie Name

Used by

Description

Expiration

_cfduid

Cloudflare

Used by the content network, Cloudflare, to identify trusted web traffic. It does not contain any personal information.

1 year

TiPMix

Azure

Used by Azure when determining which web server they should be directed to.

1 hour

x-ms-routing-name

Azure

Used by Azure to handle traffic during code changes.

1 hour

idsrv

Identity Server framework

Used by Identity Server framework to authenticate user via cookie when logging into our Platform.

2 hours

idsrv.session

Identity Server framework

Used by Identity Server framework to ensure a user's session has not changed when logging into our Platform.

2 hours

TempMember

Website

Set when a user first signs up for our site but does not verify their account via email. It is used to associate the user's actions with the new user account.

12 hours

TempMember_RequiresVerification

Website

Contains "true" if the person has recently signed up to the website but has not yet verified their account yet.

12 hours

cookieconsent_status

Website

Used to remember if the user has accepted our Cookie Policy.

1 month

tid

Website

Used by the Platform to store user session data. This includes anti-forgery tokens and shopping basket data.

1 month

AspNetCore.Antiforgery.XXXXXX

Identity Server framework

Built in ASP.NET security feature. Used to prevent Cross-Site Request Forgery attacks against our sites.

End of session

ASP.NET_SessionId

Website

Used for authenticating a user's session after logging in. Closes when the user exits the browser. It does not contain any personal information.

End of session

.AspNet.Auth

Website

Used for authenticating the user when logged into the Platform.

2 hours

ARRAffinity

Website

Tells our infrastructure which server to handle the request. It does not contain any personal information and is used only for analytical purposes.

End of session

MemberLoggedIn

Website

A binary flag which stores whether a user is logged in or not. It does not contain any personal information.

End of session

_stripe_sid

Stripe

Used by our payment provider, Stripe, to process payments on checkout.

End of session

_stripe_mid

Stripe

Used by our payment provider, Stripe, to process payments on checkout.

1 year

nsr

Stripe

Used by our payment provider, Stripe, to process payments on checkout.

End of session

Statistic cookies

Statistic cookies help us to understand the user activity or how users interact with the website. These cookies collect information anonymously.

Cookie Name

Used by

Description

Expiration

@@History/@@scroll|#

Website

Used by AppInsights to allow for monitoring of the platform database. It does not contain any personal information and is used only for analytical purposes.

End of session

_ga and _gid

Google Analytics

Used to distinguish between website users in Google Analytics.

2 years

_gat

Google Analytics

Used to moderate calls to the Google Analytics service. It does not contain any personal information and is used only for analytical purposes.

End of session

ai_session and ai_user

Website

Tracks users as they navigate the website predominately for infrastructure performance insights. It does not contain any personal information.

End of session

p.gif

Typekit

Used by the font provider, Typekit, if you are using one of their fonts. Used for compliance and billing purposes only. It does not contain any personal information.

End of session

__utma

Google Analytics

Stores the number of visits of a user, the time of their first visit, the previous visit, and the current visit. It does not contain any personal information and is used only for analytical purposes.

2 years

__utmz

Google Analytics

This performance cookie stores where a user came from (e.g., search engine, search keyword, link). It does not contain any personal information and is used only for analytical purposes.

6 months

__unam

ShareThis

Set as part of the ShareThis service and monitors "click-stream" activity, e.g., web pages viewed, navigation from page to page, time spent on each page etc. The ShareThis service only identifies a user if they have separately signed up with ShareThis for a ShareThis account and given them consent. Checks how long a user stays on a site: when a visit starts and ends. It does not contain any personal information and is used only for analytical purposes.

14 months

cc_cookie_accept

Website

Stores whether the user has accepted the cookie message or not. It does not contain any personal information and is used only for analytical purposes.

1 year

_BEAMER_XXXXXX

Beamer

Tracking for what product announcement posts have been seen by the current logged in user in the manager.

1 year

_plantrack

Planhat

Provides analytical information about the current platform user to Planhat (CRM) to improve your experience working with us.

1 year

Marketing cookies

Marketing cookies are used to track users’ behaviour across the website and record their preferences. This helps in providing personalised services, in the sense, delivering relevant/targeted and engaging advertisements to the user.

Cookie Name

Used by

Description

Expiration

NID

Google

Registers a unique ID that identifies a returning user's device. Can be used for targeted ads. It does not contain any personal information. 

6 months

collect

Google

Analytics

Used to send data to Google Analytics a user's device and behaviour. It does not contain any personal information. 

End of session

r/collect

Doubeclick.net

These cookies are managed by DoubleClick, an advertising platform we use to display adverts.

End of session

 

IDE,  DSID,

_ct_rmm

Doubleclick.net

These cookies are managed by DoubleClick, an advertising platform we use to display adverts.

2 years

DisplayName

Website

Keeps track of a donor’s preference to show their name during a Direct Debit.

End of session

VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE

YouTube

Used by YouTube if you've embedded a YouTube video in your posts. Tries to estimate a user's bandwidth on pages with integrated YouTube videos. It does not contain any personal information.

179 days

YSC

YouTube

Used by YouTube if you have embedded a YouTube video in your posts. Registers a unique ID to keep statistics of what videos from YouTube a user has seen. It does not contain any personal information.

End of session

Fr

Facebook

Enables ad delivery or retargeting

3 months

xs, presence

Facebook

Stores a unique session ID.

3 months

c_user

Facebook

Stores a unique user ID.

3 months

wd, dpr

Facebook

Determines screen resolution.

1 week

sb

Facebook

Stores browsing devise information.

2 years

Datr

Facebook

Provides fraud prevention.

2 years

_fbp, _fpc

Facebook

Stores and tracks visits across websites.

3 months

How long do cookies sit on your device?

The cookies used by this website will reside on your device for a maximum period of 2 years. Different types of cookies used for different purposes like statistics, marketing and necessary performance have different residing period, ranging from end of session to 2 years.

What happens when you accept cookies?

When you accept cookies, you give consent for the collection and storage of your information, while you continue to use/access our website. We will store a token on your device that will allow us to track your website activity and thus make your browsing experience efficient.

What happens when you opt for the option ‘close’ on the cookie pop-up?

If you choose to close the cookie pop-up, you decline the authorisation to store a cookie on your device. A flag will be saved in session storage which will prevent the pop-up from reappearing for the duration of your web activity.

Third-party links
This website may include links to third-party websites, plug-ins, and applications. Clicking on those links or enabling those connections may allow third parties to collect or share data about you. We do not control these third-party websites and are not responsible for their privacy statements. When you leave our website, we encourage you to read the privacy policy of every website you visit.

How to reject cookies on any website?

You may refuse to accept browser cookies by activating the appropriate setting on your browser. To do so, go to the ‘help’ section of your browser and deactivate the use of cookies. For more information on cookies used by common browsers, you may refer to http://www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies. 

Contact us

If you have any questions on our Cookie Policy, please contact us at: [email protected].