Terms & Conditions

Welcome to istandfor.net!

These terms and conditions outline the rules and regulations for the use of the Onassis Foundation (USA)’s #iSTANDfor campaign website, istandfor.net (the “website”), operated by the Onassis Foundation (USA) and 20 Square Feet Productions LLC (collectively, the “Company”), both located in New York City.

By accessing this website, we assume you accept the terms and conditions of usage. Do not continue to use this website if you do not agree to the terms and conditions stated on this page.

The following terminology applies to these Terms and Conditions, Privacy Statement and Disclaimer Notice and all Agreements: “You” and “Your” refers to you, the person who has logged on to this. “The Company”, “Ourselves”, “We”, “Our” and “Us”, refers to the Company and all its affiliates. “Party” and “Parties” refer to the Company, and/or You, as applicable. Any use of the above terminology or other words in the singular, plural, capitalization and/or he/she or they, are taken as interchangeable and therefore as referring to same.


We employ the use of cookies. By accessing the website, you agreed to use cookies in agreement with our privacy policy.

Most interactive websites use cookies to retrieve the user’s details for each visit. Cookies are used by the website to enable the functionality of certain areas to make it easier for people visiting the website.


Unless otherwise stated, the Company and/or its licensors own the intellectual property rights for all material on the website. All intellectual property rights are reserved.

You must not:

  • Republish material from the website

  • Sell, rent or sub-license material from the website

  • Reproduce, duplicate or copy material from the website

  • Redistribute content from the website.

Parts of the website offer an opportunity for users to post and exchange opinions and information. The Company does not filter, edit, publish or review comments prior to their appearance on the website, and these comments do not reflect the views and opinions of the Company, its agents and/or affiliates. The Company and its affiliates shall not be liable for the comments or for any liability, damages or expenses caused and/or suffered as a result of any use of and/or posting of and/or appearance of the comments on the website.

The Company reserves the right to remove any comments which can be considered inappropriate, offensive or causes breach of these Terms and Conditions.

You warrant and represent that:

  • You are entitled to post the comments on the website and have all necessary licenses and consents to do so;

  • The comments do not violate any intellectual property right, including without limitation, copyright, patent or trademark of any third party;

  • The comments do not contain any defamatory, libelous, offensive, indecent or otherwise unlawful material which is an invasion of privacy

  • The comments will not be used to solicit or promote business or custom or present commercial activities or unlawful activity.

You hereby grant Onassis Foundation (USA) and its affiliates a non-exclusive license to use, reproduce, edit and authorize others to use, reproduce and edit any of your comments in any and all forms, formats or media.


Rules of Conduct

#iSTANDfor and istandfor.net is a platform where users are encouraged to find ways to take meaningful and immediate action through interacting with the content and actions on the website. This is a platform where we encourage users to show support in a positive and respectful manner. We want to hear from you, with common sense, respect and sensibility – we welcome and encourage your participation – after all, that’s what taking action is all about.

If you do or engage in any of the following, it is a violation of our Terms of Service and against the spirit of #iSTANDfor, the Onassis Foundation (USA), and 20 Square Feet LLC:

  1. Upload or in any way share content that is obscene or pornographic, contains any nudity, is sexually explicit or depicts graphic violence.

  2. Upload or in any way share content that discriminates against or that promotes hatred and/or violence towards individuals or groups is considered hate speech and is prohibited on our platform, for example:

    1. Race or ethnic origin

    2. Religion

    3. Disability or medical conditions (such as HIV + status, depression, obesity)

    4. Gender

    5. Sexual orientation or gender identity

    6. Age

    7. National Origin

3.     Transmit, promote, or distribute Content that is illegal.

4.     In anyway produce and disseminate spam, or do anything else within istandfor.net that is harmful or otherwise against the general social purposes or enjoyment of the website.

5.     Use abusive, offensive, or defamatory information anywhere on the website.

6.     Impersonate another person (including celebrities), indicate falsely that you are an Onassis Foundation (USA) or 20 Square Feet LLC employee or a representative of either company, or any attempt to mislead users by falsely representing either entity.

7.     Attempt to get a password, account information, or other private information from anyone else on the website.

8.     Promote, encourage or engage in any activity involving hacking, phishing, distribution of counterfeit software and/or virtual currency/items.

9.     Upload files that contain a virus, worm, spyware, time bombs, corrupted data or other computer programs that may damage, interfere with or disrupt the website.

10.  Improperly use customer support contacts or make false reports to our staff.

11.  Modify or attempt to modify any file or any other part of istandfor.net that we do not specifically authorize you to modify.

12.  Attempt to interfere with, hack into or decipher any transmissions to or from the servers for the website and the Company,

13.  Interfere with the ability of others to enjoy participating in #iSTANDfor.

14.  Sell, buy, trade or otherwise transfer any personal access through the website, content or entitlements, including by use of auction websites.

15.  Conduct any activities that violate the laws of any jurisdiction including but not limited to copyright infringement, trademark infringement, defamation, invasion of privacy, identity theft, hacking, stalking, fraud and the distribution of counterfeit software.

You must also obey all federal laws, State laws and regulations and rules that apply to your activities when you use istandfor.net.  We reserve the right to prevent your use of any and all of our services if you engage in illegal activity or violate these Terms and Conditions, or for any reason at Onassis Foundation (USA)’s and 20 Square Feet LLC’s sole discretion.


There is no requirement or expectation that we will monitor or record any online activity on the website, including communications.  However, we reserve the right to access and/or record any online activity on the website and you give #iSTANDfor, Onassis Foundation (USA), and 20 Square Feet LLC your express consent to access and record your activities.  We reserve the right to remove any content from the website at our sole discretion.  We have no liability for your or any third party's violation of these Terms and Conditions.


If you encounter another user who is violating any of the rules of conduct within these Terms and Conditions, please report this activity to us by contacting the Company via our Contact Us page.


Hyperlinking to our Content

The following organizations may link to the website without prior written approval:

  • Government agencies;

  • Search engines;

  • News organizations;

  • Online directory distributors may link to the website in the same manner as they hyperlink to the websites of other listed businesses; and

  • System wide Accredited Businesses, except soliciting non-profit organizations, charity shopping malls, and charity fundraising groups.

These organizations may link to our home page, to publications or to other the website information so long as the link: (a) is not in any way deceptive; (b) does not falsely imply sponsorship, endorsement or approval of the linking party and its products and/or services; and (c) fits within the context of the linking party’s site.

We may consider and approve other link requests from the following types of organizations:

  • commonly-known consumer and/or business information sources;

  • dot.com community sites;

  • associations or other groups representing charities;

  • online directory distributors;

  • internet portals;

  • accounting, law and consulting firms; and

  • educational institutions and trade associations.

We will approve link requests from these organizations if we decide that: (a) the link would not make us look unfavorably to ourselves or to our accredited businesses; (b) the organization does not have any negative records with us; and (c) the link is in the context of general resource information.

These organizations may link to our home page so long as the link: (a) is not in any way deceptive; (b) does not falsely imply sponsorship, endorsement or approval of the linking party and its products or services; and (c) fits within the context of the linking party’s site.

No use of Onassis Foundation (USA)’s logo or other artwork will be allowed for linking absent a trademark license agreement signed or delivered by Onassis Foundation USA.


Without prior approval and written permission, you may not create frames around any of the Company webpages that alter in any way the visual presentation or appearance of the website.

Content Liability

The Company shall not be held responsible for any #iSTANDfor content that appears on other websites.

Reservation of Rights

The Company reserve the right to request that you remove all links from or any particular link to the website. You agree to immediately remove all links to our website upon request. We also reserve the right to amend these terms and conditions and their linking policy at any time.

Removal of links from the website

If you find any link on the website that is offensive for any reason, please contact and inform us. We will consider requests to remove links but we are not obligated to or so or to respond to you directly.

We do not ensure that the information on the website is correct, we do not warrant its completeness or accuracy; nor do we promise to ensure that the website remains available or that the material on the website is kept up-to-date.