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Terms of Use

PLEASE READ THESE TERMS CAREFULLY. Use of this Web site is conditioned on understanding and accepting the following terms. If you are under 18 years old or the age of majority in your jurisdiction, then you may only use the website and its pledge function with your parent or legal guardian’s permission.


This website, is created in partnership with the White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, the Sikh Coalition, and the Coalition for Asian Pacifics in Entertainment. This website is not a government website, and it is operated by a third party. Therefore, neither the White House’s, nor the Department of Education’s Privacy Policy applies to this third party website.

ActToChange, its Partners, and Supporters Do Not Guarantee the Content

The pages and documents posted on this site include links to information created by other public and private organizations. These links are provided for the user’s convenience. ActToChange does not control or guarantee the accuracy, relevance, timeliness, or completeness of information listed or linked to on this website. The inclusion of these links is not intended to reflect their importance, nor is it intended to endorse views expressed, or products or services offered, on these non-ActToChange sites.


Content on this site is attributed to its original sources, where applicable. As such, this content is the property of our or supporters. You may only use Content for your own personal use. Personal use means nothing commercial. This also means you are not allowed to use, display, reproduce, perform, adapt, translate, modify, create derivative works, publish, distribute, disseminate and/or broadcast Content that is not yours without our express prior written consent from its owner.

We Reserve the Right to Change Our Website and Our Terms of Use at Anytime

From time to time, we may modify these Terms, as well as any of our Websites. We will post or display a notice of material changes to any of our Terms on the Websites affected by the change and also change the effective date specified above. If you use the Websites after the effective date, it means you are agreeing to be bound by the changes. You should check on a regular basis and review the terms and conditions that apply to you so you are aware of the current rights and obligations that apply to you.

Not Professional Advice

While we do our best to source information for this site from community organizations and government resources that are experts in bullying, the Content feature don this site are not and are never meant to be a substitute for qualified professional advice of any kind. You should never rely on any article or posting in making a decision or taking or failing to take a specific action. If you are experiencing a crisis call or need help urgently, call 911, another emergency hotline or seek emergency or other professional help immediately.

No Liability

Information on is provided for personal, educational, and informational purposes only. ActToChange assumes no liability for your use of information on the site.

The Information We Collect and How We Use It

We use the term “Personal Information” to refer to any information you provide in connection with your use of our website by which you can be personally identified. This includes when you take our Pledge and when you contact us for questions in our “Contact Us” form.

Personal Information may include such things as your name, e-mail address, and any other information which might reasonably be used to identify you. We obtain Personal Information from you when you submit it to us through our web forms or email addresses. We may use your Personal Information to register or subscribe you for certain features, functions, services, activities, games, promotions and content on our Websites (these are referred to as “Content” in our Terms). You may also email us with a question or for more information and we will use your contact information (which includes Personal Information such as an email address) to respond to your question or request. We may also use your Personal Information to notify you of updates or important information about our website and the ActToChange campaign unless you inform us in writing that you would like to opt out of these communications.

When you access or visit any of our Websites, we and our operational service providers may use technology that can recognize, collect and/or transmit information that is associated with your device. Although the term “cookie” specifically refers to a small text file that is stored on a user’s computer for record-keeping purposes, we will use the term “cookie” to refer generically to any technology that can recognize, collect and/or transmit information about your visits to our Websites. This type of information includes such data as the Internet or web domain that referred you, the type of operating system and browser you are using, the date and time of your visit, data relating to activities on our Websites (e.g., so-called ‘clickstream’ data) and other technological attributes about your visit to our Websites. This information may be used by us, among other purposes, to analyze trends, administer our Websites, track user movements on our Websites, and gather aggregate demographic information about visitors so we can continually improve our Websites. The cookies we use, however, will not collect information on user movements after you leave the website.

We may also use cookies on our Websites to recognize a user’s device each time it is used to visit a particular Website and to keep count of how often you return. Cookies can also track how you use our Websites, your preferences for features and functions and, for Websites that have registration or similar features.

You can disable or turn the cookie feature off by changing the settings on your Internet browser and you can also change the settings to stop your browser from automatically accepting cookies.

Information from Third Parties

Our Websites may contain or display information from our people or organizations that are not partners nor supporters of the ActToChange campaign (each, a “Third Party” and collectively, “Third Parties”). These Third Parties may make information, goods or services available on our Websites, or engage in activities that link or redirect your browser to their websites. You should be aware that even if you encounter a link or reference to a Third Party website on one of our Websites and even if we have a relationship with them, we are not responsible for the practices or policies of their websites or any rules they have regarding the use of cookies or collection, use or disclosure of your information (including Personal Information). These practices are within their control and not ours. As such, in such instances, their privacy policies will govern and apply.

Disclosure to Third Parties

Our policy is to not sell, rent, lease, provide or otherwise disclose your Personal Information to unaffiliated entities unless otherwise described in this Privacy Policy. Notwithstanding the foregoing, we may disclose your Personal Information to any Third Party we engage for the purpose of administering, operating, configuring site design, maintaining and providing internal support for our Websites and Content. These Third Parties are called “operational service providers,” and they provide internal support to operations and activities and/or for Site design, development, hosting and operations.

You should also be aware we are a public service campaign and simply because a website or web page includes our logo, name or otherwise refers to us, does not mean the website or web page is ours or under our control. We work with our supporters, partners, government agencies, and other Third Parties to bring you public service information and if you enter, provide or submit Personal Information on or to a co-branded website or web page you may be subject to the terms, conditions and privacy policies of the Third Party sponsor, advertiser, government agency or co-branding organization.


We maintain reasonable standards of security and confidentiality. We have done so by install security certificates onto this website in order to ensure reasonable level of security to safeguard this website, in accordance to the industry standards at the time that this website was built. We also limit information access to individuals who need to have such access to perform their responsibilities associated with maintaining our Websites and its Content. While we strive to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee the security of your Personal Information and your communications when using our Websites.


You may not submit your personal information unless you are at least 13 years old, and only with permission from a parent or legal guardian. Children under the age of 13 that have registered with this Website are in violation of our Terms. If you believe that your child under the age of 13 has provided his or her personal information to us, please notify us immediately by contacting us at You may be required to provide verifiable identification that you are the child’s parent or legal guardian.