Terms of Use

Terms of Use

Welcome to afmsociety.ca. Use of the Adventist Frontier Missions Society (AFMS) web site and the services available to you from the Adventist Frontier Missions Society web site (the “Service”) (are) is subject to the following Terms of Use (“TOU”). If you visit or donate at afmsociety.ca, you accept these terms and conditions, and their subsequent modifications. Please read them carefully. 

Privacy

Please review our Privacy and Security Notice, which also governs your visit to afmsociety.ca, to understand our practices.

Access

In order to use afmsociety.ca, you need the equipment and connections necessary to access the World Wide Web. You are responsible for any fees associated with such connection or access (such as those charged by an Internet service provider or other online service). 

Copyright

All content included on this site, such as text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, videos, digital downloads, data compilations, and software, is the property of AFMS or its content suppliers and is protected by United States and international copyright laws. The compilation of all content on this site is the exclusive property of AFMS and is protected by U.S. and international copyright laws. All software used on this site is the property of AFMS or its software suppliers and is protected by United States and international copyright laws. 

Trademarks

Adventist Frontier Missions Society, AFMS, SoulQuest, PGIS, People Group Information System and afmsociety.ca are trademarks and service marks of AFMS. All other trademarks and/or service marks are the sole property of their respective owners. Adventist Frontier Mission Society’s name and trademarks may not be used in connection with any product or service that is not related to AFMS, in any manner that is likely to cause confusion among customers, or in any manner that disparages or discredits AFMS. All other trademarks referred to on this web site are the property of their respective owners. 

Use License

Permission is granted to temporarily download one copy of the materials (information or software) on afmsociety.ca for personal, non-commercial transitory viewing only. This is the grant of a license, not a transfer of title, and under this license you may not:
i. modify or copy the materials;
ii. use the materials for any commercial purpose, or for any public display (commercial or non-commercial);
iii. attempt to decompile or reverse engineer any software contained on Adventist Frontier Mission Society’s web site;
iv. remove any copyright or other proprietary notations from the materials; or
v. transfer the materials to another person or “mirror” the materials on any other server.
This license shall automatically terminate if you violate any of these restrictions and may be terminated by AFMS at any time. Upon terminating your viewing of these materials or upon the termination of this license, you must destroy any downloaded materials in your possession whether in electronic or printed format. 

Certain Tax Information

AFMS is not an accounting, taxation, or financial adviser, and nothing contained within our Service should be relied upon in determining the accounting, tax, or financial consequences of making a contribution to AFMS.
AFMS STRONGLY RECOMMENDS THAT YOU CONSULT YOUR OWN TAX ADVISER AS TO THE SPECIFIC TAX PROVISIONS THAT MAY BE APPLICABLE TO YOUR CONTRIBUTION.

Member Conduct

You agree that you will not use afmsociety.ca to: impersonate or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with any other person or entity; falsify or delete any attributions, legends, or other proprietary designations of origin or source of any content appearing on the Service; conduct, display or forward surveys, contests, pyramid schemes, “spam” or chain letters; interfere with or disrupt the Service or servers or networks connected to the Service, or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies or regulations of networks connected to the Service; attempt to gain unauthorized access to the Service or computer systems or networks connected to the Service through any means; harm minors in any way; stalk or harass another individual; collect or store personal data about other users, including email addresses; or violate any applicable local, state, federal or international law or regulation. 

Changes to the Service or TOU

AFMS reserves the right to modify, suspend or discontinue all or any portion or service of the Service at any time, with or without notice. Unless explicitly stated otherwise, any new features that modify or enhance the current Service, including the release of new features or software applications by AFMS, shall be subject to the TOU.
Adventist Frontier Mission Society reserves the right to modify the TOU at any time. Any modifications shall be effective upon the earlier of the posting by Adventist Frontier Mission Society of the modified TOU or by direct e-mail notification of the changes to you. You agree to review these TOU periodically so that you are aware of any modifications. Your continued use of or membership in the Service shall be deemed your acceptance of the modified TOU. You agree that the above-listed standards for notice of changes are reasonable. 

Disclaimer of Warranties

THE SERVICE CONTAINS OPINIONS, STATEMENTS, CONTENT AND OTHER INFORMATION FROM THIRD-PARTY INDIVIDUALS AND ORGANIZATIONS. AFMS DOES NOT ENDORSE OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS AS TO THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS OR USEFULNESS OF ANY OPINIONS, STATEMENTS, CONTENT OR OTHER INFORMATION CONTAINED IN OR DISTRIBUTED THROUGH THE SERVICE. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT YOU WILL BEAR ALL RISKS ASSOCIATED WITH YOUR RELIANCE ON OR USE OF ANY OPINIONS, STATEMENTS, CONTENT AND OTHER INFORMATION CONTAINED IN THE SERVICE. THE SERVICE IS PROVIDED TO YOU “AS IS” WITH NO WARRANTY. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, AFMS AND ITS LICENSORS AND PARTNERS DISCLAIM ALL REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, REGARDING THE SERVICE AND THE CONTENT, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT, AND IMPLIED WARRANTIES ARISING FROM COURSE OF DEALING OR COURSE OF PERFORMANCE. ALTHOUGH AFMS INTENDS TO TAKE REASONABLE STEPS TO PREVENT THE INTRODUCTION OF VIRUSES OR OTHER DESTRUCTIVE MATERIALS TO THE SERVICE, AFMS DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE SERVICE OR THE CONTENT WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE, OR THAT ANY CONTENT, INFORMATION, OR OTHER MATERIAL ACCESSIBLE THROUGH THE SERVICE IS FREE OF VIRUSES, WORMS, MALWARE, TROJAN HORSES, OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS TO COMPUTER HARDWARE AND SOFTWARE. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES, SO THE ABOVE EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU

Limitation of Liability

IN NO EVENT WILL AFMS OR ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, PARENTS, SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, AGENTS OR LICENSORS BE LIABLE FOR ANY CONSEQUENTIAL, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, GOODWILL, USE, DATA OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES, WHETHER IN AN ACTION UNDER CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE OR ANY OTHER THEORY, ARISING OUT OF: (I) YOUR USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE SERVICE, (II) YOUR RELIANCE ON ANY CONTENT, OR (III) ANY GOODS OR SERVICES ADVERTISED ON THE SERVICE; EVEN IF AFMS OR ANY RELATED PARTY HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. BECAUSE SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU

Revisions and Errata

The materials appearing on afmsociety.ca could include technical, typographical, or photographic errors. AFMS does not warrant that any of the materials on the Service are accurate, complete, or current. AFMS may make changes to the materials contained on the Service at any time without notice. AFMS does not, however, make any commitment to update the materials. 

Links

AFMS has not reviewed all of the sites linked the Service and is not responsible for the contents of any such linked site. The inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by AFMS of the site. Use of any such linked web site is at the user’s own risk.

Indemnification

You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless AFMS, and its subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, directors, employees, consultants, agents, and licensors from any and all third-party claims, liability, damages and/or costs (including but not limited to reasonable attorneys’ fees) arising from your failure to comply with the TOU, your infringement, or from your violation of any applicable law. 

Miscellaneous

These TOU constitute the entire agreement between you and AFMS with respect to the Service, and the TOU replace all prior or contemporaneous understandings or agreements, written or oral, regarding the Service. If any provision of the TOU is found invalid or unenforceable, that provision shall be enforced to the maximum extent possible, and the remaining provisions of the TOU shall remain in full force and effect. The failure by AFMS to insist upon or enforce strict performance of any provision of the TOU will not be construed as a waiver of any provision or right of AFMS. The TOU will inure to the benefit of AFMS and its successors and assigns.