Credits and Special Thanks

Special thanks to Grip and the OHM Online Development Team who worked long volunteer hours to make this site a reality. Included in the OHM Online Team was Amy Ferguson Clarke, Kay Daly, Christine Gravel, Michael Walton, Alyson Stevens and Sue Walton for their strategic vision, expertise and care is helping us share the story about kids in hospitals.

Special thanks to all of the young patients and their families who we’re able to work with every day in hospitals. It is because you let us in that we’re able to collectively create something magical and lasting. Very special thanks to all of the patients and family members who wanted to share their stories in the videos on this site. Thank you for helping us better understand what it’s like to deal with illness or an extended or repeating hospital stay and what you have gone through during your time there. We offer our heartfelt thanks to you for your courage!

Privacy Policy and Terms of Use

This policy describes how Open Heart Magic treats information about you that we may receive from you directly or automatically through your computer.

Email Subscription: We will not sell, share, or otherwise monetize your personal email information with anyone. Our goal in creating a subscription base is limited to keeping you in the know about the activites of the organization through email communication. You may unsubscribe at any time but replying with “unsubscribe” in the subject. All emails we send out are scanned for viruses prior to distribution.

Information We Collect: You can browse our website without telling us who you are or giving us any Personal Information. When you interact with us through your computer, our website does record certain non-identifying site usage data, such as the number of hits and visits to our website.

Donor Information: Open Heart Magic does collect personal information when you register with us to make a donation. We may ask for information such as your name, address, phone number, email address. All online donations are processed at Paypal to best ensure your security of credit card information, etc. All donors will be added to the Open Heart Magic latest news subscription list. Open Heart Magic may have volunteers assist with performing functions on our behalf, such as fulfilling sending postal and email communications. Such persons or entities have access to personal information such as contact information needed to perform their functions, but may not use such information for any other purposes.

Security: While we use several different techniques and policies to ensure the security of your personal information from unauthorized access and use, you should be aware that absolute security does not exist as to information on the Internet. Paypal may set and access “cookies” on your computer through our website. The use of such “cookies” is subject to their own privacy policy, not the privacy policy of Open Heart Magic. We believe this partner shares a similar commitment to privacy and urge you to review their privacy policies when visiting their sites. However, we cannot be responsible for their privacy policies.