Legal Notice

This website and all other Lazord Foundation sites, applications, platforms or services, or any features of these sites, including, but not limited to content accessed through podcasts, media players, tools, widgets, social networking features, forums and discussions are for an educational and informational service provided by the Lazord Foundation, with the express condition that users agree to be bound by the terms and conditions set forth in this User Agreement, as they may be modified from time to time. Your consultation and use of this website constitutes your acknowledgment and acceptance of all of the following terms and conditions.

This website is offered and available to users who are 13 years of age or older. By using this website, you represent and warrant that you meet all of the foregoing eligibility requirements. If you do not meet all of these requirements, you must not access or use the website.  Only users 18 years or older may make transactions on the website.


You acknowledge that the information on this website is provided “as is” for general information only. The Lazord Foundation makes no representations with respect to the information, services, fellowships or messages on this website and specifically disclaims any other warranties, including but not limited to implied or express warranties of merchantability or fitness for any particular usage, application or purpose. The Foundation makes no warranties of any kind regarding the operation of this website, including but not limited to any warranty of accuracy, completeness, currency, reliability, merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose, or any warranty that these pages, or the server that makes them available, are free of viruses, worms, Trojan horses, other harmful elements or other code that manifest contaminating or destructive properties and such warranties are expressly disclaimed.


User Contributions, Messages, Contact Information
This website may contain message boards, chat rooms, personal web pages or profiles, blogs, forums, bulletin boards, social media, and other interactive features (collectively, “Interactive Services”) that allow users to post, submit, publish, display or transmit messages or materials (collectively, “User Contributions”) on or through the website.

Any User Contribution you post to the site will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary. By providing any User Contribution on the website, you grant us and our affiliates and service providers, and each of their and our respective licensees, successors and assigns the right to use, reproduce, modify, perform, display, distribute and otherwise disclose to third parties any such material for any purpose/according to your account settings.

You represent and warrant that you own or control all rights in and to the User Contributions and have the right to grant the license granted above to us and our affiliates and service providers, and each of their and our respective licensees, successors and assigns.

We are not responsible, or liable to any third party, for the content or accuracy of any User Contributions posted by you or any other user of the Website.

The Foundation may ask you to provide information if you donate online or offline or send a message through the contact page, we may need personal information, such as name, address, telephone number, and email address, so that we can process your donation or order, notify you of order status or provide a receipt or respond to your inquiry. The Foundation does not rent, share or sell your personal information to outside marketers. We may share personal information with firms or organizations engaged by us solely to perform services on our behalf, but we do not authorize these service providers to use or disclose the information except as necessary to perform services on our behalf or comply with the law.


Links from This Website
The Foundation makes no representation, warranty or endorsement, express or implied, as to any of the information, services, products or messages on any other websites which may be accessed through a hyperlink on this website. In particular, these links are provided for convenience of reference only and are not intended as an endorsement by the Foundation.


Copyright and Trademark
Unless otherwise indicated, all information contained on this website, such as text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio and video clips, is copyrighted by and proprietary of the Foundation. The content displayed on any page of this website may be used for personal and noncommercial uses which do not harm the reputation of the Foundation, provided that the user does not remove any trademarks, copyright and any other notice contained in such content.

The name and mark, The Lazord Foundation and its attendant logos and taglines, are trademarks of the Lazord Foundation and may not be used or reproduced without its prior written consent.

Pursuant to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (17 U.S.C. § 512), The Lazord Foundation has implemented procedures for receiving written notification of claimed copyright infringement. We also have designated an agent to receive notices of claimed copyright infringement. If you believe in good faith that your copyright has been infringed, you may submit a notice to The Lazord Foundation, 292 Newbury Street, #527, Boston, MA 02115, USA. To be effective, a notice must be a written communication provided to the Lazord Foundation’s Copyright Agent and must contain:

  1. An electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest;
  2. A description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed;
  3. A description specifying the location of the material that you claim is infringing;
  4. Your telephone number and e-mail address;
  5. A statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and
  6. A statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner’s behalf.

Our designated copyright agent for notice of alleged copyright infringement appearing on the website is: The Lazord Foundation, 292 Newbury Street, #527, Boston, MA 02115, USA, Attention: Copyright Agent, with an email address at [email protected].


You agree that you will hold harmless the Foundation and its officers, directors, agents, employees, and volunteers from all claims arising out of or related to your access or use of, or your inability to access or use of, this website or the information, services, fellowships or messages contained in this website or other websites to which it is linked. In no event will the Foundation or its Partners be liable to you or anyone else for any decision made or action taken by you in reliance on such information or for any consequential, special or similar damages, even if advised of the possibility of such damages. YOU HEREBY RELEASE AND FOREVER WAIVE ANY AND ALL CLAIMS YOU MAY HAVE AGAINST THE FOUNDATION, ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, AGENTS, EMPLOYEES, AND VOLUNTEERS FOR LOSSES OR DAMAGES YOU SUSTAIN IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE.


Governing Law
This website (excluding linked sites) is controlled by the Lazord Foundation, which is headquartered in the United States of America. It can be accessed from all 50 states, as well as from other countries around the world. As each of these places has laws that may differ from those of New York, by accessing this website both you and the Foundation agree the statutes and laws of the State of New York, without regard to conflicts of laws principles thereof, will apply to all matters arising from or relating to use of this website. You and the Foundation also agree and hereby submit to the exclusive personal jurisdiction and venue of New York County, New York and the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York with respect to such matters. The Foundation makes no representation that materials on the website are appropriate or available for use in other locations, and accessing them from territories where their contents are illegal is prohibited. Those who choose to access this website from other locations do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws.


Linking from Other Websites
The Foundation may grant the owner of a website permission to use a hyperlink to this website from its website, provided: (a) any such link must clearly be marked “The Lazord Foundation;” (b) the appearance, position and other aspects of either the link or the host website may not be such as to damage or dilute the goodwill associated with the Foundation’s name and trademarks; (c) the appearance, position and other aspects of either the link or the host website may not create the false appearance that any other entity is associated with or sponsored by the Lazord Foundation; and (d) the link, when activated by a user, must display this website full-screen and not with a “frame” on the linked website. The owner of any website with a hyperlink to this website agrees to the foregoing terms and agrees to delete any such link upon notice from the Foundation that such permission has been revoked, which notice may be given at any time and for any reason.

The Foundation is not responsible for the information or materials contained on websites linking to this website. Links to this website are provided for convenience of reference only and are not intended as an endorsement by the Foundation of the organization or individual operating the host website or a warranty of any type regarding the host website or the information on the host website.


Privacy Policy

The Lazord Foundation is committed to safeguarding your privacy. This statement explains our online information practices. For easy and direct access, we provide a link to this statement from our home page and all other pages of the site. The Lazord Foundation is the sole owner of and the only organization, together with its partners, that uses any personal information collected on this site. This Privacy Policy applies to all information received by the Foundation, both online and offline, as well as any electronic, written or oral communication.


This site uses cookies. By using this site, you agree that the Foundation may place cookies on your device and access them when you visit our site. A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we put on your computer. The cookies we use aid us in improving our site and your experience by tracking which areas and features of our site are popular, making the site easier to navigate, and count visits. We may also use cookies placed on our site by third parties acting on our behalf. If you want to opt out of our cookies, you can delete them and any other cookies that are already on your computer. Please refer to the help and support areas on your Internet browser for instructions on how to locate the file or directory that stores cookies.


Online Donations
The Foundation collects the following information through our secure online financial-transaction pages: name, address, e-mail address, phone number, mobile phone, and credit card information. This personally identifiable information is used to acknowledge receipt of your donation for tax purposes and to include you on the Foundation’s mailing list if you choose to join it.

When you send a donation in honor or in memory of someone and request that an acknowledgement be sent to another individual or a family, we will use the name and address of that individual or family for acknowledgement purposes only.


We care about the security of your transactions and apply industry-standard practices and technologies to safeguard your credit card information. We employ several different security techniques to protect your personally identifiable information from unauthorized access by users inside and outside the organization. The web servers for the Foundation are located in a locked, secure environment, and computer systems are maintained in accordance with industry standards to secure information. You should be aware, however, that “perfect security” does not exist on the Internet, and third parties may unlawfully intercept or access transmissions or private communications.


The Foundation provides a separate online form to leave us a message. The information we collect includes: name, e-mail address and an acknowledgment to allow the Foundation or its partners to contact you. This information is securely stored internally and accessed only when we correspond with you via e-mail.


Social Media Community Guidelines
The Foundation social media channels provide a place where ideas and content can be shared, and conversation can flow freely and respectfully. We encourage you to join the conversation. Below are our guidelines for communicating on these channels.

We look forward to a productive exchange of ideas and information that will advance our shared goal of advancing positive, sustainable change.


Links to Other Websites
The Foundation’s site may include links, some temporary and some permanent, to other websites such as our Partners. We are not responsible for the privacy and security practices of any other website or the nature of the content contained therein.


Children’s Privacy
None of the content and information in the Foundation’s website is targeted toward children under 13 years of age. We make every effort possible to ensure that we do not collect or maintain information on our website from those we know to be younger than 16 unless parental consent has been obtained in writing.


Changes to This Policy
In the event that the Foundation decides to alter its privacy policy, the changes will be added directly to this statement. We will, however, always use information in accordance with the version of the privacy policy under which it was originally collected.


Contact Us
If you have specific questions or concerns about the Foundation’s privacy policy, please contact us through our website or at the following address:

The Lazord Foundation
292 Newbury Street, #527
Boston, MA 02115