Privacy Policy

TEMPLE BETH AM PRIVACY AND SOCIAL MEDIA POLICY STATEMENT


Temple Beth Am is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology. That gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This Statement of Privacy applies to the Temple Beth Am Web site and governs data collection and usage. This Statement also applies to personal data collected by other means including membership application and event registration forms, and comment cards. By using the Temple Beth Am website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement. 

Who is covered by this Privacy Statement? The information below applies to all users of this website and to prospective Temple members that have completed fulfillment forms or event registration forms and expressed interest in joining the Temple.

Collection of your Personal Information Temple Beth Am may collect personally identifiable information, such as your email address, name, home or work address or telephone number. Temple Beth Am may also collect anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your IP code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favorites.

The Temple website may also include fields for other information such as date of birth, your profession, your interests, and information about your children.  You may complete these fields at your option. The Temple may also collect information regarding payments for goods or services purchased through the website including PayPal or other major card brands.  

There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by Temple Beth Am. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring Web site addresses. This information is used by Temple Beth Am for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Temple Beth Am Web site.

Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through Temple Beth Am public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others. Note: Temple Beth Am does not read any of your private online communications. 

Temple Beth Am encourages you to review the privacy statements of Web sites you choose to link to from Temple Beth Am so that you can understand how  those Web sites collect, use and share your information. Temple Beth Am is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on Web sites outside of the Temple Beth Am and Temple Beth Am family of Web sites.

Use of your Personal Information Temple Beth Am collects and uses your personal information to operate the Temple Beth Am Web site and deliver the services you have requested. Temple Beth Am also uses your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from Temple Beth Am and its affiliates.  Beth Am may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered. You may choose to opt out of being contacted by the Temple regarding the above.

Temple Beth Am does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. Temple Beth Am may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (email,
name, address, telephone number) may be transferred to the third party. In addition, Temple Beth Am may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such trusted partners are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to Temple Beth Am, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information. You may choose to opt out of being contacted by the Temple regarding the above, or allowing us to share your data as described in the above paragraph.

Temple Beth Am does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent. When content or information is published to Facebook using the Public setting or to TBA's website, anyone accessing those websites can access and use that information.  It is Temple Beth Am's policy not to associate photos with individuals by name ("tag" photos), however, we cannot prevent other parties  from tagging photos posted to Temple Beth Am - Jupiter, FL on Facebook.  It is the policy of Temple Beth Am to secure written or verbal permission of the individual (or parents/legal guardians of minors) before publishing images of individuals or making these images available for third party publication.  Temple Beth Am keeps track of the Web sites and pages our customers visit within Temple Beth Am, in order to determine what Temple Beth Am services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within Temple Beth Am to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.

Temple Beth Am Web sites will disclose your personal information, without notice, only 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 Temple Beth Am or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Temple Beth Am; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Temple Beth Am, or the public. You have the right to request any of your personal information the Temple has in its possession, and to revise or correct that information. 

Use of Cookies The Temple Beth Am Web site use "cookies" to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize Temple Beth Am pages, or register with Temple Beth Am site or services, a cookie helps Temple Beth Am to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same Temple Beth Am Web site, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the Temple Beth Am features that you customized.

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the Temple Beth Am services or Web sites you visit.

Security of your Personal Information Temple Beth Am secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. Temple Beth Am secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other Web sites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.

Changes to this Statement Temple Beth Am will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. Temple Beth Am encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how Temple Beth Am is protecting your information.

Contact Information Temple Beth Am welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Temple Beth Am has not adhered to this Statement, please contact Temple Beth Am at tba@templebetham.com.  We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem. 

Temple Beth Am Social Media Policy Social media are important tools for attracting new members to Temple Beth Am, maintaining relationships with and among current members, and promoting a sense of community among the various constituencies from both within and outside the congregation. The following are appropriate and desirable uses for TBA’s social media platforms:

  1. Advertising and registration/sign-up for upcoming congregational events
  2. Advertising and registration/sign-up for upcoming events by TBA auxiliary organizations
  3. Posting photos from the events described above
  4. Providing feedback from TBA members, potential members and the others to lay leadership and staff
  5. Promoting involvement in other worthwhile causes
  6. Providing information on resources that may be useful to our members, potential members and friends (e.g. PJ Library, JFCS programs)
  7. Providing potential members with an informal source of information about our congregation

In order to maintain the integrity of TBA’s social media platforms and keep them attractive to users, it is important that only the activities described above be permitted on these sites. Any activity that does not conform to this list can be removed from the website at the discretion of the Board or Temple Administrator.