Terms and Conditions

These Website Standard Terms and Conditions (these “Terms” or these “Website Standard Terms and Conditions”) contained herein on this webpage, shall govern your use of this website, including all pages within this website (collectively referred to herein below as “Website”). These Terms apply in full force and effect to your use of this Website and by using this Website, you expressly accept all terms and conditions contained herein in full. You must not use this Website, if you have any objection to any of these Website Standard Terms and Conditions. This Website is not for use by any minors with adult support (minor is defined as those who are not at least 18 years of age), and you may not use this Website if you a minor.

Intellectual Property Rights

Other than content you own (confidential account information), which you have opted to include on this Website, under these Terms, Alliance for HOPE International and/or its licensors own all rights to the intellectual property and material contained in this Website, and all such rights are reserved. You are granted a limited license only, subject to the restrictions provided in these Terms, for purposes of viewing the material contained on this Website, taking your Hope Score, and maintaining an account on this Website. No confidential or identifying account information will be released by Alliance for HOPE International for any purpose.

You are expressly and emphatically restricted from all of the following: Publishing any Website material in any media other than the website address; Selling, sublicensing and/or otherwise commercializing any Website material; Publicly performing and/or showing any Website material without authorization; Using this Website in any way that is, or may be, damaging to this Website; Using this Website in any way that impacts user access to this Website; Using this Website contrary to applicable laws and regulations, or in a way that causes, or may cause, harm to the Website, or to any person or business entity; Engaging in any data mining, data harvesting, data extracting or any other similar activity in relation to this Website, or while using this Website; Using this Website to engage in any advertising or marketing. Certain areas of this Website are restricted from access by you and Alliance for HOPE International may further restrict access by you to any areas of this Website, at any time, in its sole and absolute discretion. Any user ID and password you may have for this Website are confidential and you must maintain confidentiality of such information.

Your Content

In these Website Standard Terms and Conditions, “Your Content” shall mean any text stored, scales, or scoring information you create with your account. With respect to Your Content, by displaying it, you grant Alliance for HOPE International a non-exclusive, worldwide, irrevocable, royalty-free, sublicensable license to use, reproduce, adapt, publish, translate and distribute de-identified information from this Website in any and all media. Your Content must be your own and must not be infringing on any third party’s rights. Alliance for HOPE International reserves the right to remove any of Your Content from this Website at any time, and for any reason, without notice.

No warranties

This Website is provided “as is,” with all faults, and Alliance for HOPE International makes no express or implied representations or warranties, of any kind related to this Website or the materials contained on this Website. Additionally, nothing contained on this Website shall be construed as providing consultation, professional or legal advice, or mental health advice or assistance to you of any nature. Contact a licensed professional for any needed services or support. All websites are subject to illegal and unauthorized activities by third parties not lawfully accessing such websites. Alliance for HOPE International makes no warranties to users regarding its security protocols or procedures and users are responsible for protecting their own information in the event of hack or breach of the firewalls in this Website.

Limitation of liability

In no event shall Alliance for HOPE International, nor any of its officers, directors and employees, be liable to you for anything arising out of or in any way connected with your use of this Website, whether such liability is under contract, tort or otherwise, and Alliance for HOPE International, including its officers, directors and employees shall not be liable for any indirect, consequential or special liability arising out of or in any way related to your use of this Website. As noted above, by using this Website, you acknowledge that Alliance for HOPE International is not liable to you in any way for any unauthorized breach of security to this Website. This Website is being created solely to allow individual users to measure Hope in their lives and track Hope Scores for themselves or their children. All other uses of this Website are unauthorized.


You hereby indemnify to the fullest extent Alliance for HOPE International and the authors of HOPE Rising: How the Science of HOPE Can Change Your Life from and against any and all liabilities, costs, demands, causes of action, damages and expenses (including reasonable attorney’s fees) arising out of or in any way related to your breach of any of the provisions of these Terms.


If any provision of these Terms is found to be unenforceable or invalid under any applicable law, such unenforceability or invalidity shall not render these Terms unenforceable or invalid as a whole, and such provisions shall be deleted without affecting the remaining provisions herein.

Variation of Terms.

Alliance for HOPE International is permitted to revise these Terms at any time as it sees fit, and by using this Website you are expected to review such Terms on a regular basis to ensure you understand all terms and conditions governing use of this Website.


Alliance for HOPE International shall be permitted to assign, transfer, and subcontract its rights and/or obligations under these Terms without any notification or consent required. However, you shall not be permitted to assign, transfer, or subcontract any of your rights and/or obligations under these Terms.

Entire Agreement

These Terms, including any legal notices and disclaimers contained on this Website, constitute the entire agreement between Alliance for HOPE International and you in relation to your use of this Website, and supersede all prior agreements and understandings with respect to the same.

Governing Law & Jurisdiction

These Terms will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of California, and you submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the state and federal courts located in California for the resolution of any disputes.