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By accessing or using any part of this website, you concur with our out Privacy Policy, and agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions. ​© 2018 by The Jewish Student Satellite Initiative

Please note: The following articulates the privacy policy of both JeSSI and the Bender JCC of Greater Washington (JeSSI's fiscal sponsor.) We encourage you to read this privacy policy. The following privacy policy is not meant to be exhaustive, and JeSSI reserves the right to update these terms and conditions from time to time without notice. You are also encouraged to read our Terms and Conditions.


Privacy policy


We may receive, collect and store any information you enter on our website or provide us in any other way. In addition, we may collect the Internet protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the Internet; login; e-mail address; password; computer and connection information and purchase history. We may use software tools to measure and collect session information, including page response times, length of visits to certain pages, page interaction information, and methods used to browse away from the page. We may also collect personally identifiable information (including name, email, password, communications); payment details (including credit card information), comments, feedback, product reviews, recommendations, and personal profile. We may store cookies on your computer of mobile device and use them to keep track of your movement through our website.


We may collect such Non-personal and Personal Information for the following purposes:

  1. To provide and operate the Services;

  2. To provide our Users with ongoing customer or user assistance and technical support;

  3. To be able to contact our Visitors and Users with general or personalized service-related notices and promotional messages;

  4. To create aggregated statistical data and other aggregated and/or inferred Non-personal Information, which we or our business partners may use to provide and improve our respective services; 

  5. To comply with any applicable laws and regulations.



When you conduct a transaction (ex. the purchase of an item) on our website, as part of the process, we collect may personal information you give us such as your name, address and email address. Your personal information will be used for the specific reasons stated above only.


This website is hosted on the Wix.com platform. Wix.com provides us with the online platform that allows us to sell our products and services to you. Your data may be stored through Wix.com’s data storage, databases, and the general Wix.com applications. They store your data on secure servers behind a firewall. 


We may contact you to notify you regarding your account, to troubleshoot problems with your account, to resolve a dispute, to collect fees or monies owed, to poll your opinions through surveys or questionnaires, to send updates about our company, or as otherwise necessary to contact you to enforce our User Agreement, applicable national laws, and any agreement we may have with you. For these purposes, we may contact you via email, telephone, text messages, and postal mail.


If you don’t want us to process your data anymore, please contact us at [contact@JeSSIcommunity.org].


We reserve the right to modify this privacy policy at any time, so please review it frequently. Changes and clarifications will take effect immediately upon their posting on the website. If we make material changes to this policy, we will notify you here that it has been updated, so that you are aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we use and/or disclose it. 

What Information We Collect and How We Use That Information:

Our registration forms require users to provide contact information that may include name, e-mail address, membership status, birth date, address, interests, and similar information. We do not store sensitive information from our visitors, such as credit card or social security numbers.


Privacy Policy:

The Bender JCC does not sell member or program participant information.  On occasion, we may share member or program participant information with partners only for marketing purposes through the use of a third-party under a confidentiality agreement. If a  member or program participant would like to remove their names and contact information from these lists, please email the Chief Marketing Officer,Treva Bustow, at tbustow@benderjccgw.org.


Donor Privacy Policy:

The Bender JCC of Greater Washington does not and will not share or sell a donor’s personal information with anyone else, nor send donor mailings on behalf of other organizations. The Bender JCC protects both online and offline donor information. Donors may be listed in periodic publications (i.e. annual report, Center Scene magazine & at www.benderjccgw.org) in broad giving ranges, unless anonymity is specifically requested by contacting Chief Development Officer, Adam Tennen, at atennen@benderjccgw.org.

Photo Release Policy

From time to time, as authorized by the JCC, photographs, audio/video recordings are taken for possible use in JCC print or electronic publications or by the media. No compensation is provided to individuals who appear in the photographs or videos. If you do not wish for your (or your child’s) image to appear in our publications or news stories about the Bender JCC, please let the staff member know at the time of recording and email marketing@benderjccgw.org.