CORRECT!V is a trademark of CORRECTIV – Recherchen für die Gesellschaft gGmbH.

We collect and process our members’ and donors’ personal data, including membership fees and donations, address, telephone number and email address. Fiscal law requires us to retain contact information as well as the sums of donations and membership fees.

We will not publish, sell, rent out or otherwise offer our donors’ and members’ personal data unless the donor or member has given us express permission, such as for publication in the donors’ list, or if we are legally required and permitted to do so.

Donors and members who have given us over €1000 in one year will be listed on our website.

If a donor or member who has given us less than €1000 in one year does not expressly permit the publication of their personal data, we will treat their data as confidential in accordance with German data protection law. Donors’ contact data is primarily used for the following purposes:

  • Sending donation receipts
  • Acknowledging and expressing gratitude for individual donations
  • Internal appraisal and bookkeeping
  • Notification of tax authorities under applicable law
  • To notify donors of changes in this directive

Transfer of personal data to third parties

We pass on certain tasks to external contractors (sending donation receipts and information) who may process personal data on our behalf for these ends. These service providers are contractually bound through PULS – Recherchen für die Gesellschaft gGmbH and are only permitted to use personal data that they receive in this context for the agreed purposes.

Collection and processing of personal visitor data

Personal data is collected on this website as is technically necessary and suitable. In no event will the collected data be sold. In the following we provide an overview of the usage data collected on this website.

Log files: when you access this website, the data your browser sends to the server will be collected and saved. This usually includes information on the type and version of your browser, your operating system, the referrer URL (the website from which you accessed this website), your hostname (IP address) as well as the time of access. This information is processed as data solely for statistical purposes and to optimize our website. You can reject to such use of your data by email, fax, mail or telephone.

Cookies: cookies are used at several points on our website. Cookies are small text files saved by your browser that make it easier, more efficient and safer to use a website. Cookies do not harm your computer, take up a minimum amount of disk space and do not contain viruses.

Questions regarding privacy?

If you have any questions or comments regarding privacy at CORRECT!V, please contact us at datenschutz [at]