Privacy Policy

Congregation Beth Shalom is committed to protecting your privacy. This Statement of Privacy applies to the Congregation Beth Shalom Web site and governs data collection and usage at all Congregation Beth Shalom sites and services; it does not apply to other online or offline sites, products or services. Please read the Congregation Beth Shalom Statement of Privacy.

Congregation Beth Shalom is a general audience web site, intended for users of all ages. Personal information of all users is collected, used and disclosed as described in this Statement of Privacy.

Collection of your Personal Information

  • Congregation Beth Shalom collects personal information, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number. Information collected by Congregation Beth Shalom is used solely for the purpose of fulfilling your online donation request.
  • Congregation Beth Shalom does not collect any information about your computer hardware and software.
  • Congregation Beth Shalom encourages you to review the privacy statements of Web sites you choose to link to from Congregation Beth Shalom’s Web site so that you can understand how those Web sites collect, use and share your information. We are not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on Web sites outside of the Congregation Beth Shalom Web site.

Use of your Personal Information

Congregation Beth Shalom collects and uses your personal information to process donations. Congregation Beth Shalom does not sell its customer lists to third parties. Congregation Beth Shalom may, from time to time, contact you about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. We occasionally hire other companies to provide limited services on our behalf, such as processing transactions, or performing statistical analysis of our services. We will only provide those companies the personal information they need to deliver the service. They are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information and are prohibited from using that information for any other purpose.

Congregation Beth Shalom does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.

Congregation Beth Shalom may access and/or disclose your personal information if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Congregation Beth Shalom or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Congregation Beth Shalom, including its Web site; or (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Congregation Beth Shalom or the public.

Personal information collected on this site may be stored and processed in the United States or any other country in which Congregation Beth Shalom or its affiliates, subsidiaries or agents maintain facilities, and by using this site, you consent to any such transfer of information outside of your country.

Control your Personal Information and E-mail Options

You may update your E-mail address by choosing “Update Profile/Email Address” at the bottom of e-mail you receive from Congregation Beth Shalom. You may stop the delivery of future promotional e-mail from Congregation Beth Shalom by choosing “SafeUnsubscribe” at the bottom of e-mail you receive.

Security of your Personal Information

Congregation Beth Shalom is committed to protecting the security of your personal information. We use a variety of security technologies and procedures to help protect your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. For example, we have limited staff access to the computers where we store the personal information you provide. In addition, these computers are in locked offices and require multiple passwords to access personal information.

Changes to this Statement

Congregation Beth Shalom will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and congregant feedback. If there are material changes to this Statement or in how Congregation Beth Shalom will use your personal information, Congregation Beth Shalom will prominently post such changes prior to implementing the change. Congregation Beth Shalom encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how Congregation Beth Shalom is protecting your information.

Refund Policies

Contributions (includes school fees) to Congregation Beth Shalom are considered to be non-refundable. The refund policy for specific events is determined according to the nature of the event. Please see the event registration form for the refund policy.