Proshanti GDPR Statement

Privacy policy

We collect certain information or data about you when you use this website.

Who are we?

The processing of your personal data is carried out by or on behalf of Proshanti UK. Proshanti UK is a registered charity in England and Wales (1137179) and a registered company (07108914).

Privacy Policy: Introduction

Proshanti UK is committed to respecting any data you share with us, keeping it safe and only using it in ways that are legitimate. We will always be transparent about how we are processing your data and will only share it with other organisations if you have given us clear consent to do so and where we have a legitimate reason to do so.

This privacy notice sets out how we collect data, how we will process it and what rights you have.

For any queries, you can email us on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or write to:

The Chair,

Proshanti UK

Bromley by Bow Centre,

St Leonards Street,


E3 3BT

Where we collect information about you

Proshanti UK will collect information about you in several ways including when you:

  • make a donation or Zakat, standing order
  • attend an event
  • fundraise on the behalf of us
  • give consent to receive our newsletter or other marketing materials
  • give consent for use of your image, video footage, words
  • enquire about a service, event or activity, in order for us to fulfill your enquiry

How do we use your personal data?

We collect personal data about people who support Proshanti UK or come into contact with us in any other way. This is so that we can:

  • ensure you don’t have to keep providing us with basic details when you interact with us or attend in fundraising activities
  • contact you for administrative purposes
  • keep you up to date with our work (if you opt into our newsletters and marketing materials)
  • monitor the work we do
  • report to our funders
  • tell stories to help us promote our work (with your permission)
  • send you information about how to get involved and support our work, through volunteering and fundraising
  • claim Gift Aid
  • look into and respond to complaints and enquiry

What personal data we collect and how we use it

We may collect personal data with your consent which includes the following:

  • Name
  • Address
  • Email address
  • Telephone and/or mobile number

How we keep your data safe and who has access to it

The Proshanti UK will only collect and store the personal data that we need, and it will be stored in line with current legislation and the Proshanti’s Record Retention and Protection Policy and Privacy and Personal Data Protection Policy.

All personal data that we collect will be stored securely in password protected and restricted systems. Only relevant staff will have access to your data.

All staff and data processors who have access to your data will regularly undertake data protection training and follow Proshanti’s policies and procedures.

When we collect your personal information, we use strict procedures and security features to prevent unauthorised access. However, no data transmission over the internet is 100% secure. As a result, while we try to protect your personal information, the Proshanti UK cannot guarantee the security of any information you transmit to us and you do so at your own risk.

Where do we store your data

We only store your data under Proshanti UK administration.

Email us on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. fif you have any queries

If you believe that the Proshanti UK has not complied with your data protection rights, you can complain to the information Commissioner Office.


Proshanti UK treats your relationship with us as confidential unless there is a risk of serious harm or abuse to you or someone else. In this instance, we may have to pass this information onto a third party such as the emergency services.

If you are under 16

If you’re under 16, we must have your parent’s or legal guardian’s permission to provide any personal data to us, and we may require them to provide certain data on your behalf.