Terms and Conditions
By accessing and using this website, you are acknowledging and agreeing to the following terms and conditions.
Gitcoin Inc. (Gitcoin) and Open Source Collective 501(c)6 (OSC) are the creator of FundOSS.org and acts solely as the provider of the user interface for a donation between you and the local business that you donate to.All funds are sent directly to OSC which will pay out the individual collectives the small donations + matching funds at the end of the FundOSS Round (July 24th).
FundOSS does not, at any time, have access to any funds submitted.
FundOSS does not, at any time, handle your credit card info. All payment software and services is provided by Stripe, a third party service provider. The matching $75,000 fund is held by OSC, and will distribute the matching funds to each business at the end of the round.
Gitcoin, OSC, or FundOSS do not facilitate or provide any donation receipts or tax deduction documentations.
You agree to release, indemnify on demand and hold Gitcoin, OSC and its affiliates and their officers, employees, directors and agents harmless from any and all losses, damages, expenses, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, costs, awards, fines, damages, rights, claims, actions of any kind and injury (including death) arising out of or relating to your use of the services, any donation, any user content, your connection to the services, your violation of these terms or your violation of any rights of another. You agree that Gitcoin has the right to conduct its own defense of any claims at its own discretion, and that you will indemnify Gitcoin and OSC for the costs of its defense (including, but not limited to attorney’s fees.) If you are a California resident, you waive California Civil Code Section 1542, which says: “A general release does not extend to claims that the creditor or releasing party does not know or suspect to exist in his or her favor at the time of executing the release, and that if known by him or her would have materially affected his or her settlement with the debtor or released party.” If you are a resident of another jurisdiction—in or outside of the United States—you waive any comparable statute or doctrine.
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