Privacy Policy

The main purpose of our Website is to provide information and services to individuals and to Federation Websites.  Your privacy is important to us and we are committed to protecting it and to making you aware of our online practices regarding the privacy of your information. 

 

Information Collected

Our website does not automatically collect any individually identifiable information, such as email addresses, from visitors.

We collect personal information when you provide it in the course of interacting with the site.  At the FedWeb site or one of the Federation sites, you may be able to register and create a user profile for courses or events, make use of a career center or volunteer center, subscribe to an email newsletter, sign up for broadcast email, take part in message boards or chat, send greeting cards, participate in polls or surveys, or make a donation.  In doing so, you may be asked to provide personally identifiable information such as your name, address, email address, telephone number, fax number, credit card information, or information about your interests and activities.  If you send a greeting card, you must provide the name and email address of the recipient. 

If your personal information changes and you wish to update it (such as your address), or if you wish to delete your information, you can make changes to your user profile on the site.  If this should prove insufficient, you may contact your local site administrator who will correct, update or remove your personal information as requested.

We also may collect information that is not personally identifiable, such as the type of browsers you are using, the type of operating system you are using, and the domain name of your internet service provider.

 

How information is used

We may use the information you give us to provide services to you, at your request.  We may use it to communicate with you through periodic messages regarding services, events, and other information and notices we believe you may find interesting or useful.  We may use it for confirmation of donations, registrations, or other actions you take on our site, and for related customer service needs.  We use information you provide about others to enable us to send them your greeting cards. 

If you are a registered user, you may alter your user profile in order to remove your name from our e-mail recipient list.  If you have simply entered your email address on our homepage, please go to our unsubscribe page or notify us my email at assistant@jewishventuracounty.org with “remove” in the subject header and we will remove your name from our email recipient list.

We do not sell, rent, swap or otherwise share our mailing lists with external organizations.  Any personal information you provide to our website will not be disseminated to third parties outside of the federations. 

We may use the information that is not personally identifiable to analyze the design and function of our site in order to make site improvements.  We may use such information in the aggregate to analyze site usage. 

We will disclose personally identifiable information when required to do so by law. 

 

Cookies

Our site makes limited use of cookies.  A cookie is a small file that is saved on your computer browser that contains information related to your use of a site.  We use cookies to personalize your experience on our site by recognizing your name when you return.  If you are a registered user, a cookie may link to your use profile as a convenience to bypass the necessity of logging in.  If you reject cookies, you might experience limited usability in some areas of our site.

 

Security

FedWeb.org uses appropriate procedures to ensure the security of your  personal information and to protect it from unauthorized access.  In particular, when we ask you to enter credit card information, we use the top industry standard security protection, including encryption, SSL transmission connection, and a secure server for information storage.  Once your credit card has been processed, your credit card information is not stored on our servers. 

 

Links

We provide links to other websites that we believe you will find useful.  We ask you to recognize that FedWeb is not responsible for the privacy practices of these other sites.