Privacy Policy

This website,, is operated the Jewish Council for Education and Research ("We" or "Us").

If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from our email list, you may do so by sending an email to: The Sites are directed to users in the United States only. and TheGreatSchlep will send you updates by e-mail. We will never call you unless we have asked your permission to due so and you have opted-in to receive a phone call from us. We will never share your email with any outside organization without providing you with an opportunity to opt out.

Under circumstances where we determine that members may be misusing our systems for malicious purposes, such activities may be reported to law enforcement agencies. In such cases, we may release personally identifiable information, including name and address, to those agencies.

Please review this privacy policy periodically because we modify it from time to time.  Thisprivacy policy was last revised on September 18, 2008.  Each time you visit the Sites or provide us with information through the Site, by doing so you are accepting practices described in the privacy policy in effect at that time.  You are also accepting our specific rules or terms of use which may be posted on specific sections of the Sites, including areas for making donations, signing petitions or sending emails, and taking part in our other campaigns.

This privacy policy applies to transactions and activities in which you engage and data gathered only on the Sites. This privacy policy does not apply to any other website or any offline contact between JewsVote and and any other entity or offline contact between you and JewsVote/TheGreatSchlep.
If you choose to make a donation us, your credit card information will be used only for this transaction through our secure online payment system. We do not retain credit card information
We do not solicit personally identifying information from children. Visitors who are under 13 years of age should ask their parent or legal guardian for assistance when using the Site and should not submit any personally identifying information to the Site. For example, visitors under 13 years of age should not make donations or use the my.JewsVote.orgtool-suite.

Some parts of the Site are password-protected. If you check "Remember Me" upon log-in, we will use a cookie (cookies reside on your computer and are under the control of your browser) to enable you to return to password-protected areas of the website without having to re-enter your password. If you wish to disable these cookies, the help portion of the tool bar on most browsers will tell you how do that. If you set your browser to disable cookies, however, you may not be able to access certain parts of this Site.

Data Tracking
In order to better serve our members, we use cookies and periodically analyze web logs. We may also use third-party services such as Google Analytics. This helps us understand traffic patterns and know if there are problems with our website. We may also use embedded images in emails to track open rates for our mailings, so that we can tell which mailings appeal most to JewsVote users.

URLs contained in emails may contain an ID that enables us to correctly identify the person who takes an action using a web page. We use these URLs to simplify the process of signing petitions and filling out surveys. We may occasionally present a shortened URL that references a longer URL which contains an id. We do this to simplify the display, to prevent links from becoming broken when copied, and to ensure compatibility with email programs which do not handle long URLs. When a shortened URL is displayed in an email, you will see the full URL in the browser's address bar when you access the page.

Links to Other Websites
JewsVote and may provide links to third party websites, and other websites may provide links to the Sites. Third party websites operate according to their own terms of use and privacy policies. We have no control over such third party websites, and by using the Sites, you acknowledge and agree that JewsVote and TheGreatSchlep is not responsible for the availability of such third party sites, and does not endorse and is not responsible or liable for any content, advertising, products or other materials on or available from such sites. You further acknowledge and agree that we will not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any content, advertising, products, or other materials on or available from such sites.

Changes to the Privacy Policy
We may revise or amend this policy at any time at our sole discretion. If we make any substantive changes in the way we collect or use personally identifying information provided by users, we will post a prominent announcement on our website home pages and post the changes on this page. We will never change our policies and practices to make them less protective of user information collected prior to the effective date of any changes without the consent of affected users. We encourage users to visit this page periodically to review our current policy.

If you have any questions about this privacy statement, your personal information, or the practices of this Site, you can contact us.

JewsVote and TheGreatSchlep will send you updates on this and other important campaigns by email. If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from our email list, you may do so sending an email to: