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Privacy Policy

At jewishboca.org/chai-wire.org, we are committed to protecting our users’ privacy online. While using our website, you do not have to identify yourself or divulge personal information.

Please note that our sites link to other websites. Jewishboca.org and chai-wire.org are not responsible for the content or the privacy policies of these websites. We encourage you to read the privacy statements for the other sites you visit.

Jewishboca.org and chai-wire.org will occasionally update this Privacy Policy according to changes in the websites. When we post changes to this Policy, you will see the word “updated” next to the Privacy Policy link on the homepage of this website. We encourage you to periodically review this Policy.

Information Collected

If you choose to sign up for emails from the Federation and ChaiWire Community E-Magazine, we will ask you to provide us with your email address and zip code.

Should you choose to RSVP to a Federation event online, particular personal information will be needed to complete the transaction.

When an organization uploads information to the Community Calendar, it is with the understanding that this will be posted online and available for anyone visiting jewishboca.org or chai-wire.org to view.

Use of Information

Other than as described in this Privacy Policy, we do not share personally identifiable information collected from you in connection with the sites with any third parties outside.

When you submit information for an RSVP, we will collect the information required to complete the transaction. We may obtain information about you from outside sources and add it to or combine it with the information we collect through the sites. Committed to protecting your privacy online, we will not share this information with third parties.

We will use your email address to provide you news and information about the Federation and ChaiWire. To unsubscribe from our email list, simply click on the “Unsubscribe” link at the bottom of the email and your name will be removed from that mailing list.

From time to time, we may engage the services of others to perform functions on our behalf, such as credit card processing, shipping or email distribution; we provide these companies with only the information they need to perform their services and require them to limit its use to such purposes. We also may share information whenever required by law, or in response to legal process, or when necessary to protect our rights or the rights of others.

We may collect technical information about your interaction with the sites, such as the IP address from which you visited.


A cookie is a tiny text file that is stored on your computer by a website. We cannot and do not access any information stored in a cookie by any websites other than our own, and our cookies do not contain any personal identifiable information. We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are used on our sites, to analyze traffic and better meet visitors’ needs. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us otherwise. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of a website.

IP Addresses and Log File Data

We log IP addresses, which is the location of your computer or network on the Internet, for systems administration and troubleshooting purposes. We also use page hits in the aggregate to track the popularity of pages that people visit in order to improve the quality of the site. There is no personally identifiable information collected in our log files.

Information on Children

Because we care about the safety and privacy of children online, we comply with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 (COPPA). COPPA and its accompanying FTC regulations establish United States federal law that protects the privacy of children using the Internet. We do not knowingly contact or collect personal information from children under 13. Our site is not intended to solicit information of any kind from children under 13.