Terms and Conditions

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Terms and Conditions

These terms and conditions apply to all online transactions (including but not limited to reservations, purchases, donations, and auction bidding) conducted by or in conjunction with Don Bosco Technical Institute, here-in referred to as “Bosco Tech” via the GiveSmart® platform.  By accessing and registering on this site, you agree to the following terms and conditions.


Our services are available only to individuals who can enter into legally binding contracts under applicable law. Without limiting the foregoing, our services are not available to minors. If you are a minor, you may use our services only in conjunction with your parent or legal guardian. Further, your account and user ID may not be transferred or sold to another party. If you are registering as a business entity, you represent that you have the authority to bind such an entity to this Agreement.

To utilize these services, you will be required to provide credit card information if you have not done so previously. You agree to maintain at all times the accuracy of your account information including contact information, addresses and credit card information. 

Registration and Sale

Before you can make a purchase, donate, or place a bid, you must register.  You may register at any time.  Once you have registered, keep your account details strictly confidential. You will be liable for any and all transactions made via your account.

Once you have successfully registered to participate, you will be permitted to access the site.

During auction, you can bid for an item by clicking the bid button. Each bid shall be final and binding as soon as the bid button is clicked. The current bid will be displayed on your screen. You will be notified via text that your bid has been received, when/if you are outbid, when the auction is closing and if you were successful in winning the item.

You acknowledge that you may be bidding in a live auction and agree that each bid submitted as provided in these terms and conditions is irrevocable and cannot be amended or corrected, even if submitted in error.  You accept full liability for all bids submitted via your account (including the liability to pay in full on time in accordance with Bid conditions.

Payment Processing

For the purposes processing online payments via the GiveSmart® platform, Bosco Tech uses CardConnect to process all financial transactions.

Your rights

You have the right to: (1) Access your personal data; (2) Object to certain types of processing, such as receiving marketing communications; and (3) Request correction and deletion of your personal data.

Use of this site

You may use the site for viewing and event participating only. This is the grant of a license, not a transfer of title. Under this license, you may not:  (1) modify or copy materials; (2) attempt to decompile or reverse engineer any software contained on this website; (3) remove any copyright or other proprietary notations from materials; or (4) transfer the materials to another person or “mirror” the materials on any other server. This license shall automatically terminate if you violate any of these restrictions and may be terminated by Bosco Tech or the GiveSmart® platform at any time.


There is no fee for placing an order/bid/donation on our site beyond your normal fees charged by your credit provider.  You will be given the option of assuming Bosco Tech’s credit card transaction fees upon checkout but are under no obligation to do so.   


You consent to the collection and use of your personal information by Bosco Tech via the GiveSmart® platform for the purpose of creating your registration, participating in one or more events, sales, or fundraising opportunities, processing payment, and using the website.  Bosco Tech will not disclose your personal information to outside entities, except where required to do so by law.

User Conduct

A User’s right to use the website is personal to the User. You warrant that your use of the website is and will be in accordance with all applicable laws and regulations. You agree: (1) not to use the website for illegal purposes; (2) not to interfere or disrupt networks connected to the website; (3) to abide by all rules, guidelines, terms and conditions as listed in these User Terms and Conditions and on the website; and (4) not to transmit through the website any unlawful, harassing, libelous, threatening, harmful, vulgar, obscene or otherwise objectionable material or communication of any kind or nature whatsoever.


The materials on the GiveSmart® platform on behalf of Bosco Tech are provided “as is”. Bosco Tech makes no warranties, expressed or implied, and hereby disclaims and negates all other warranties, including without limitation, implied warranties or conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement of intellectual property or other violation of rights. Further, Bosco Tech does not warrant or make any representations concerning the accuracy, likely results, or reliability of the use of the materials on its Internet web site or otherwise relating to such materials or on any sites linked to this site.

Right to Monitor and Editorial Control.

Bosco Tech reserves the right, but does not have an obligation, to monitor and/or review all information and materials posted to the GiveSmart® platform or through GiveSmart’s® services or features by users, and are not responsible for any such information and materials posted by users.  However, Bosco Tech reserves the right at all times to disclose any information as necessary to satisfy any law, regulation or government request. Bosco Tech Also reserves the right at all times to edit, refuse to post or to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, that in Bosco Tech’s sole discretion are objectionable or in violation of these terms and conditions, Bosco Tech’s policies, or applicable law. We may also impose limits on certain features of the forums or restrict your access to part or all of the forums without notice or penalty if we believe you are in breach of the guidelines set forth in this paragraph, our terms and conditions or applicable law, or for any other reason without notice or liability. 

Proprietary Rights

As between you and Bosco Tech, Bosco Tech owns, solely and exclusively, all rights, title and interest in and to GiveSmart®, all the content (including, for example, audio, images, photographs, illustrations, text, graphics, logos, button icons, other visuals, video, copy, etc.), software, code, data and materials thereon including but not limited to any copyrights, trademark rights, patent rights, database rights, moral rights therein on their site.  Your use of the GiveSmart® platform does not grant to you ownership of any content, software, code, data, or materials you may access on the GiveSmart® platform.

Limitation of Liability

In no event shall Bosco Tech or its suppliers be liable for any damages (including, without limitation, damages for loss of data or profit, or due to business interruption,) arising out of the use or inability to use the materials on the GiveSmart® platform, even if Bosco Tech or a Bosco Tech authorized representative has been notified orally or in writing of the possibility of such damage. Because some jurisdictions do not allow limitations on implied warranties, or limitations of liability for consequential or incidental damages, these limitations may not apply to you.


You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold Bosco Tech and its officers, directors, owners, agents, information providers, and licensors harmless from and against any and all claims , liability, losses, costs, and expenses (including attorneys’ fees ) incurred by any of those in connection with any use or alleged use of the Service under your password by any person, whether or not authorized by you.


Bosco Tech may terminate, change, suspend, add to or discontinue any aspect of the GiveSmart® platform or their services at any time, in our sole discretion, and without liability to any user. We may restrict, suspend or terminate your use of or access to GiveSmart® and/or its services if we believe you are in breach of or are attempting to breach our terms and conditions or applicable law, or for any other reason without notice or liability. This includes, for example, if we learn that you have provided us with false or misleading information or interfered with other users or the administration of our online giving platform or services. Bosco Tech maintains a policy that provides for the termination in appropriate circumstances of the GiveSmart® use privileges of users who are repeat infringers of intellectual property rights.

Changes to Terms & Conditions

Bosco Tech may from time to time make changes to these terms and conditions. Any changes will be posted on our website and we will endeavor to notify you of the same by means of a notice and link to the revised terms on our website. Please review these terms and conditions regularly to ensure you are aware of any changes made by us. If you participate in online events after changes have been made and posted, you shall be deemed to have agreed to such changes. If you do not agree to such changes, you should not make any subsequent use of this online service.

Governing Law

Any claim relating to Bosco Tech’s use of the GiveSmart® platform shall be governed by the laws of the State of California without regard to its conflict of law provisions.

Contact Us

Contact us by email:  Development@boscotech.edu; finance@boscotech.edu

Contact us by phone Monday through Friday (excluding holidays) between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. at 1-626-940-2000 ext. 2070 or 2031

Contact us by mail: Don Bosco Technical Institute, 1151 San Gabriel Boulevard, Rosemead, CA 91770  USA



For more information about these terms and conditions contact finance@boscotech.edu