Terms & conditions

Kitchen Garden Classroom Membership Terms & Conditions

These terms and conditions refer to a Kitchen Garden Classroom membership purchased via the Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden Foundation (SAKGF), as of March 2015, and are subject to change as deemed appropriate by SAKGF.

Joining fee and annual fee

  • Total membership price: $275 inc. GST (including $165 joining fee and $110 annual renewal fee).

Annual renewal

  • You will be notified via email 30 days in advance of renewing your membership so you have the opportunity to update your payment details or cancel your membership.

Membership cancellation

  • Memberships can be cancelled at anytime by notifying SAKGF via support@kitchengardenfoundation.org.au. Joining fees and annual fees are non-refundable once your membership has been activated.
  • Annual renewal fees will not be charged if a cancellation request is received before the annual renewal date. 
  • The renewal date is twelve months after the initial joining fee is processed, and annually thereafter.  

Membership facilities:

Purchasing a Kitchen Garden Classroom membership entitles your organisation to the following:

  • Access to the online community website the Shared Table, including an organisation profile
  • Access to hundreds of resources in the Shared Table Resource Library
  • The Shared Table weekly digest (weekly activity email) and quarterly newsletter
  • Three logins per organisation
  • Access to online and face-to-face training
  • Ability to purchase further members-only resources
  • Basic email and telephone support.

Members and Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden Program Schools

Purchasing a membership entitles your organisation to access the Membership facilities outlined above.

The term ‘Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden Program School’ refers only to a limited number of schools who:

  • are delivering a primary curriculum
  • have been trained by SAKGF to deliver the Kitchen Garden Program
  • have signed a Memorandum of Understanding setting out how the Program will be delivered at their school.

Buy purchasing a membership you are not becoming a Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden Program School. A member must not refer to their organisation as a ‘Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden Program School’ or say that they are running the Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden Program.

Use of Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden Foundation logo and branding

Members are provided with unique Kitchen Garden Classroom branding. Members do not have permission to brand themselves under the Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden Foundation or Program and must not use the Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden Foundation or Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden Program branding. 

Copyright

All resources within the Shared Table’s Resource Library are copyright to the Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden Foundation, unless specified otherwise. You may copy and communicate the material for non-commercial and educational purposes provided you retain all acknowledgements presented with the material.

All content included on this website, such as text, graphics, logos, images, audio and video clips, reports, abstracts, downloadable items is, unless otherwise stated, the property of SAKGF or its content suppliers and protected by Australian and international copyright laws. Except as stated in specific SAKGF materials, none of the site content may be reproduced, distributed, republished, displayed, posted or transmitted in any form or by any means, including but not limited to electronic, mechanical photocopying or recording, without the prior express written permission of SAKGF. No part of this website may be ‘mirrored’ or ‘framed’ on any other website without the prior express written permission of SAKGF.

Material posted by schools and members

Members must not copy photographs or other material posted by Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden Program Schools or other members on the Shared Table for any purpose.

Community guidelines for posting content

All material (in any format) uploaded to the Shared Table under your Shared Table login constitutes a representation by you that it is owned by you or authorised by you for publication to the Shared Table audience or that you have the right to use any copyright material included in the material posted or uploaded and that you are not infringing any person’s rights by posting or uploading the material to the Shared Table.

SAKGF reserves the right to remove material that does not reflect SAKGF Philosophy or does not relate to the delivery of kitchen or garden classes or associated learning activities.a

The audience of the Shared Table includes any staff or students from Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden Program Schools or Kitchen Garden Classroom member organisations. All images and material must be appropriate for this audience and preserve the character of the Shared Table as a safe and enjoyable space.

It is the responsibility of your organisation’s staff to ensure all images or files uploaded to the Shared Table have the necessary permissions. All photographs and documentation uploaded should only be provided with the appropriate permissions of those being photographed, or the owners of the documentation.

Students are encouraged to assist in uploading material and information to your Kitchen Garden Profile relating to the garden, kitchen or learning activity happening at your school/institution. This must occur with the support and guidance of adult staff.

Only post a link to an external website if you are sure that the content of the link is appropriate for this community.

Posts and comments on the Shared Table are not moderated before they appear on the site. If you see something that concerns you please contact the Support Line on 13000 SAKGF or support@kitchengardenfoundation.org.au

If a user violates our community guidelines their access to the Shared Table may be limited or removed.  We reserve the right to deactivate any account and to edit or remove any content without warning.

These community guidelines are subject to change at any time without notice.

Promotional use of material uploaded to the Shared Table

SAKGF reserves the right to use any photography, images and documentation uploaded to the Shared Table for SAKGF’s promotional purposes.

Further information and resources

For information on how to use the Shared Table website, refer to the Shared Table User Guide and the ‘Welcome to the kitchen garden community’ resource.

If you have any questions please contact support@kitchengardenfoundation.org.au

Privacy

SAKGF collects information about the participation and activity of your organisation within the Shared Table site for the purpose of improving the site. The personal information we collect is strictly for our use and is not shared with any other person or entity, unless with your consent or as required or authorised in accordance with the law. We will not sell or give away any lists or other data that we may collect.

The type of information SAKGF collect includes number of downloads, types of resources searched for, level of activity within the Kitchen Garden Profile and the IP/Internet address of your computer. This information is collected at an organisational level and is not intended to identify any individual user. This aggregate, non-identifying statistical data is for improving the Shared Table website, to provide more relevant information and resources to our community and for statistical analysis.

By accepting these Terms and Conditions you are acknowledging you have read them and are authorised to accept them on behalf of your organisation. All staff at your organisation provided with login access to the Shared Table are bound by these Terms and Conditions.

Disclaimer

SAKGF provides this website as a public service and to subscriber organisations and registered users.

SAKGF is not responsible for, and expressly disclaims all liability for, damages of any kind arising out of use, reference to, or reliance on any information contained within the site. While the information contained within the site is periodically updated, no guarantee is given that the information provided in this website is correct, complete, and up to date.

Although the SAKGF website including the Shared Table may include links providing direct access to other online resources, SAKGF has not participated in the development of those other sites and does not exert any editorial or other control over those sites. SAKGF is not responsible for the accuracy or content of information contained in these sites.

Links from SAKGF to third-party sites do not constitute an endorsement by SAKGF of the parties or their products and services.

 

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