gemeinnütziger Verein e.V.

Wallstraße 2
73614 Schorndorf

Telefon: +49 7181 9911847

Spendenkonto Kreissparkasse Waiblingen
IBAN: DE55 6025 0010 0005 2375 55

© Wildfeuer, Wikimedia Commons: 2008-09-27SchorndorfMarktplatzPano068.jpg, CC BY-SA 3.0
© Wildfeuer, Wikimedia Commons: 2008-09-27SchorndorfMarktplatzPano068.jpg, CC BY-SA 3.0


1. General principles

Palm-Stiftung gemeinnütziger Verein e.V. Schorndorf (subsequently: Palm-Foundation) is a German, which aim is to protect and promote freedom of speech, democracy, education and cultural heritage with peaceful means.

Palm-Foundation is committed to protecting the personal information of all visitors to this website.

Our website, as well as all the information and documents it contains, is provided by Palm-Foundation. This Privacy Statement does not apply to your use of a third-party site linked to on this website. Our site contains links to extern sites and applications, who are marked with … and regulated by their own privacy statement.

If you have any questions relating to this Privacy Statement, please, contact us at  info (at)

2. Consent

This Privacy Statement is a description of our practices and of your rights regarding your personal information. It is not a contract and it does not create any new rights or obligations beyond what the law already provides.

By using Palm-Foundation´s website, you are agreeing to the terms of this Privacy Statement.

Palm-Foundation may update this Statement. When it does, the new version will be posted on this site, and the date located at the bottom of this page will be revised. With each new use of Palm-Foundation´s website, you submit to the new terms of use as they may have been amended. Thus, if you´re interested in our privacy politics, please review this Statement periodically.

Type of personal information processed

Palm-Foundation and its website collects your personal information only if you decide to provide them. For example, when you ask for contact or information, apply for support or a job or in case you make a donation. In these cases, we may collect personal information that you decide to disclose to us such as, but not limited to, your name, address, email address or telephone number.

Use and purpose of personal information processing

The type and amount of information that we collect and process depends on how you use our website. Informations collected can be used to:

  • Send you information on projects or membership-issues via e-mail
  • Call for donations or send you tax receipts
  • Verify and process the information you have provided in your request for support

In all cases, we use your personal information in accordance with your interests, rights and freedoms, as required by applicable laws and regulations, and to ensure that your personal information is not exposed to unnecessary risk.

3. Confidentiality

We do not rent or sell the personal information that you gave us. We do not share your personal information with third parties, except if we have your permission to do so.

We may, however, disclose them if the law requires us to do so.

4. Hosting and processing

Our website is hosted by third-party providers. Any personal information you submit through our website may be processed by these service providers. All oft hem have the obligation to strictly observe the rules of confidentiality.

Cookies and Plug-Ins

A cookie is a small text file that a site sends to be able to remember who you are. In principle, it contains the name of its internet domain of origin, its lifetime and a value, usually a unique random number.

On Palm-Foundation´s website, we use session cookies. These are temporary cookies that are stored in your computer's memory and deleted when you close your browser or when you do not use the internet for a certain amount of time. We do not use cookies to monitor you. You have the possibility to refuse the installation of cookies during your first visit on our website.

To prevent cookies from being downloaded or to control how they are used on your computer, refer to the help topic on your internet browser.


Our Homepage uses Plug-Ins of the social network Facebook, especially the "like" and "share" buttons. They are offered by the company of Facebook Inc., 1 Hacker Way, Menlo Park, California 94025, USA. An overview over Facebook-Plugins can be found here If you don´t want Facebook to connect your visit on our website with your Facebook-Account, check out from your Facebook-Account. Please, find more information about Facebook´s privacy and terms of conditions at


Our Homepage uses Plug-Ins of the social network Twitter. They are offered by the company of Twitter Inc. 1355 Market Street, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA. If you don´t want Twitter to connect your visit on our website with your Twitter-Account by using the button "re-tweet", check out from your Twitter-Account. Please, find more information about Twitter´s privacy and terms of conditions at


Our Homepage uses Plug-Ins of the social network Instagram. They are offered by the company of  Instagram Inc., 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA. If you don´t want Instagram to connect your visit on our website with your Instagram-Account, check out from your Instagram-Account. Please, find more information about Instagram´s privacy and terms of conditions at


Our Homepage uses Plug-Ins of the social network YouTube. They are offered by the company of YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA. If you don´t want YouTUbe to know what homepages you have been visiting, check out from your YouTube-Account. Please, find more information about YouTube´s privacy and terms of conditions at YouTube unter 

Google Maps

Our Homepage uses Plug-Ins of Google Maps via API. They are offered by the company of Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland.Google Maps is inactive, when you visit our page for the first time. If you activate Google Mapy by opting in, your IP-adress will be saved by Google in the USA. Please, find more information about Google´s privacy and terms of conditions at

5. Server-Log-Files

Our provider collects and saves information provided by your browser automatically, such as

  • type and version of browser
  • operating system
  • referrer URL
  • name of host and accessing computer
  • time of server request

These data cannot be connected to individuals, but we may use them, if we find concrete evidence of illegal use.

6. Security

We take appropriate measures to ensure that the information you provide us is current, accurate and kept in a secure place. We do our utmost to protect your personal information.

However, we and cannot guarantee the secure processing of your personal information and that it might never be defeated. Disclosure of your personal data in the circumstances described above may mean that this data is transferred outside of Germany and the European Union. Legislation relating to the protection of personal data in countries outside the European Union, such as the United States, is likely to be less stringent than the one enforced in the European Union.

How long we retain your personal information depends on the purpose for which it was obtained. We will only keep your personal information for the period necessary to fulfill the purposes described in this statement unless a longer retention period is permitted or required by law.

7. Right of access, rectification or erasure and right of restriction of processing of personal data

Under the law on the protection of personal data, you have the right of access to your personal information held by us. You have the right to have this data corrected and deleted.

If you wish to exercise any of these rights or if you have any questions concerning our Privacy Statement, please contact us at  info (at)


Schorndorf, 13 March 2020