Terms and Conditions

The civil, non-profit organization “Friends & Patrons of the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center” (hereinafter the “Friends & Patrons of the SNFCC”) has created the website http://www.friendsofsnfcc.org to provide its users with information and offer them the opportunity to support the activities of the Friends & Patrons of the SNFCC. The use of the website is subject to the present terms of use (hereinafter the “Terms of Use”), which the users are requested to read carefully before each use and browsing through its content. The use of this website implies the unconditional acceptance of the Terms of Use and users are requested to comply with them.

The Friends & Patrons of the SNFCC reserves the right to amend the Terms of Use at any time and users are requested to check their content prior to each use. The continuing use of this website implies the unconditional acceptance of the Terms of Use as each time in force.

Responsibility for the use of the website

The users are exclusively responsible for accessing the present website and using, in any way, any kind of information contained therein. The Friends & Patrons of the SNFCC does not guarantee the validity and accuracy of the information published on the website and bears no responsibility for any use of its content by the users or any third parties, which may cause damage or be in any other way harmful.

On the basis of the foregoing, the user bears especially the exclusive responsibility for the technological equipment, which he uses to access the website, as well as for the conformity of the said equipment with any security requirements. Moreover, the user is exclusively responsible for any charges of third parties (e.g. internet service providers) that may be applicable for the access to the website.

Intellectual and industrial property rights

The content of the website http://www.friendsofsnfcc.org, including trademarks, logos, texts, pictures, graphics, photographs, videos, designs, services and any kind of data, constitutes intellectual and industrial property of the Friends & Patrons of the SNFCC which is protected by the relevant provisions of the Greek, European and international law. Trademarks and logos of third parties are excluded therefrom, as they do not belong to the Friends & Patrons of the SNFCC but may be respectively protected against illegal infringements.

The users shall comply with the provisions of the law and abstain from any action that may violate the rights of the Friends & Patrons of the SNFCC or third persons, consisting indicatively in the commercial use, copying, amendment, reproduction or republication by any means of the content which is legally protected.

Hyperlinks – links to other websites

This website may contain material which is published on a website of a third party or contain a hyperlink or otherwise refer to the website of a third party or use material that belongs to third parties. The Friends & Patrons of the SNFCC does not offer any guarantee and does not bear any responsibility in relation to this content. The sole responsibility for the review and further use of the content that belongs to third parties is borne by the user who may address in this respect the persons responsible for its administration.

Voluntary donation of a monetary amount

The voluntary donation of any monetary amounts to the Friends & Patrons of the SNFCC shall be made using any of the means provided in the relevant application form. Any amounts paid are non-refundable.

In order for voluntary donation of any monetary amounts the visitor/user must provide his/her personal data in order for a receipt to be send to him/her. For the payment of the contribution, the users can choose one of the following payment methods:

  • Online payment by Direct Debit /Credit Card (Visa, MasterCard, Maestro, American Express, Diners) via ALPHA BANK
  • Online payment using digital wallet MasterPass (by ALPHA BANK)
  • Online payment using PayPal
  • Bank Transfer to Greece (ALPHA BANK)
  • Bank Transfer to Germany (COMMERZBANK)
  • By sending a postal check to F&P of the SNFCC
  • By sending a personal check

In case of electronic payment, such payment shall be subject to the relevant terms and conditions of the credit institution or other body conducting the transaction.

All payments made using the card are processed through the electronic payment platform of “Alpha e-Commerce” of Alpha Bank and uses TLS 1.1 encryption protocol encryption with 128-bit (Secure Sockets Layer – SSL). Encryption is a way of coding the information until it reaches its recipient, who will be able to decode it using the appropriate key.

The Friends & Patrons of the SNFCC have taken all measures necessary for the safeguarding of the confidentiality of the electronic transaction data, to the extent that such data are disclosed through the website administered by the Friends & Patrons of the SNFCC.

For your own safety, you should also handle all information related to the conduct of the payment as confidential and refrain from its disclosure to any third parties.

Personal data protection

The Friends & Patrons of the SNFCC collects and processes, in its capacity as controller, the personal data which the users of the website voluntarily disclose when filling in the registration form, the volunteer application form or the form for financial support. The Friends & Patrons of the SNFCC processes the said data for the purpose of informing the subjects about its actions and its objectives in general. The Friends & Patrons of the SNFCC may also process the data for statistical reasons and in order to enhance the services it provides to the users. Recipients of the said data may be third parties, with whom the Friends & Patrons of the SNFCC cooperates for the provision of services necessary for the fulfilment of the purposes of processing.

By disclosing their personal data and submitting the respective application/ form, the users grant their consent for the processing of their personal data under the terms and conditions mentioned before. Pursuant to articles 11 to 13 of the Greek law 2472/1997 for the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data as each time in force, the data subjects have the right to access their personal data, which are at the disposal of the Friends & Patrons of the SNFCC, as well as the right to request the correction or deletion of the said data. The users may exercise these rights free of charge, by addressing Friends & Patrons of the SNFCC via telephone (+30-210-3624618), or sending an e-mail at the electronic address info@friendsofsnfcc.org.

Use of cookies

Cookies are small files with information which a website (and, in particular, the web server) stores on the computer of the user, so that, each time the user visits the website, the latter retrieves the said information and offers the users services related to it. The website friendsofsnfcc.org uses cookies for the recognition of the visitor/user of its services, to the extent that they are technically necessary for the connection of the user to the website.

Governing law and other terms

The present Terms of Use constitute the entire agreement between the Friends & Patrons of the SNFCC and the visitor/user of the present website and they are governed by the Greek law. In case any term is or becomes invalid, the validity of the rest of the terms is not affected.

Any dispute that may arise between the parties due to and on the occasion of the present terms falls within the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Athens, Greece.

Contact with the administrator of the website

You may contact the administrator of the website by sending an e-mail at the electronic address info@friendsofsnfcc.org.

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