Welcome to the www.toolsforchangeafrica.org website, operated by Pierre Balma. Operating as a 501(c)(3) 4234939 nonprofit, Tools for Change Africa is dedicated to collecting and providing new and used tools for youth and adults in rural villages in Burkina Faso, West Africa. Our goal is to encourage youth and adults to learn occupational skills in order to remain in, and enrich traditional village life.
Use of Publications, Trademarks, and Logos
We provide information and resources on the donation, distrubution, and use of the tools, including articles, press releases, photographs, client stories and case studies, reports, newsletters, video broadcasts, e-newsletters, annual reports, and interviews with personnel, corporate and community partners, clients, and volunteers (collectively, “Publications”). Unless otherwise expressly stated, all content provided on the Website is intellectual property that belongs to us.
You are permitted to download information from the Website for your own personal informational use. You may also copy, distribute, adapt, and transmit content from this Website solely for not-for-profit or educational purposes, provided that the use contains the following attribution: [“Reproduced with permission of Tools For Change Africa”. ] You may not suggest any other relationship, endorsement or affiliation with us unless you obtain express written permission.
For any other use, you must obtain express written permission from us.
You may not use or duplicate any Client logos or trademarks without express written permission from us.
To request permission for use of copyrighted material, trademarks, or logos, send an email to:
Links to Other Websites
Links on the Website that lead to outside services and resources are provided for convenience only. We do not control the accuracy or availability of the those outside services and resources. [Client does not endorse those organizations or the information provided by other organizations.] Any concerns regarding any such service or resource, or any link, should be directed to the particular service or resource.
Third Party Content
We respect copyright and trademark laws. Third-party material may appear on our site, and those creators retain all rights to their works, except where noted.
Though we strive to keep the information available on the Website current and accurate, errors can [and do] occur. We provide the information on the Website with no representations or guarantees of accuracy, completeness, or timeliness. Client will not be liable to you or any other person for any damages that result from the use or inability to use the Website, or as a result of any content, information, services, or resources made available through the Website.
About These Terms – General Provisions
This Website is owned and operated by us from our offices in California. Your use of the Website, and any related legal action, will be governed by the laws of the State of California, without regard to conflict of laws principles. The sole jurisdiction for any litigation arising out of your use of or inquiries to the Website will be an appropriate federal or state court located in California.
Effective Date: 8/4/2019