Privacy policy

 

INTRODUCTION

The main purpose of our website is to provide information and services to individuals and non-profit organizations. 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 only collect personal information when you provide it in the course of interacting with the site -- for example, by signing up for our email newsletter.

If your personal information changes and you wish to update it, you may contact DataBank staff who will correct, update or remove your personal information as requested. (Email: info@jewishdatabank.org.) You may also follow the unsubscribe link on all DataBank emails to cease receiving them if you wish.

We also may collect information that is not personally identifiable, such as the type of browser you are using (e.g., Chrome, Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, etc.), and the type of operating system you are using, (e.g., Windows Vista, Mac OS X, etc.).

 

HOW THE INFORMATION IS USED 

We may use the personal 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 we believe you may find interesting or useful. We may use it for confirmation of registrations or other actions you take on our site, and for related customer service needs.

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

We may use the information that is not personally identifiable to analyze the design and functioning 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 local machine that contains information related to your use of a site. We use cookies to personalize your experience on our site by recognizing you when you return. If you reject cookies, you might experience limited usability in some areas of our site.

 

SECURITY

The DataBank uses industry-recognized procedures to protect your personal information from unauthorized access.