Privacy Policy

The Jews of Color Initiative is committed to protecting the privacy of all members of our community who use our website and JoCI Community Resources. The following policy explains what types of information is collected by the Jews of Color Initiative and explains how we use that information.

No data transmission over the internet is 100% secure. The Jews of Color Initiative does everything we can to protect your information, but we cannot guarantee the security of information you provide.

Information we collect

When you subscribe to emails from the Jews of Color Initiative, become a member for our JoCI Community Resources, make a donation to us, or otherwise provide us with personal information (name, email address, credit card information, etc.) you are choosing to share your personal information. We may use this information for specific, limited purposes described below. You may opt out at any time.

IP addresses

The Jews of Color Initiative uses your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server, to administer our website, and for metrics used to track website visitor traffic.


The Jews of Color Initiative’s website uses cookies to track usage, but they also help track login status and ensure that the Community Boards work properly. While you are able to disable or delete cookies, it will interfere with the functionality of the Community Boards and members-only resources. Deleting or disabling cookies will log out any logged in user.


How we use this information

Email Communications

We periodically send email to our subscribers, including our monthly newsletter, Galim. Any data we gather about email communications behavior (such as opens and clicks) is used only to help us send you the most relevant communications.

The Jews of Color Initiative does not sell or rent email addresses or other communications data to anyone outside the organization.

You can unsubscribe or update your email preferences any time from the link included at the bottom of every email, or by contacting us at


Data Security

SSL Encryption

Information flowing between our site, its API providers and its users is secured by industry-standard SSL (Secure Socket Layer) encryption. We encrypt all traffic to our site, including any information you submit through a form on our site.

External Links

Our content sometimes includes links to external websites. These links do not fall under any of our domains, and therefore the Jews of Color Initiative is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of external websites. Clicking hyperlinks to external websites is done at your own risk.


We may amend this privacy policy from time to time. Any changes will be reflected on this page; please review it periodically. Your continued use of our website will be deemed to be your agreement to the changed terms.


Contact us

If you have any concerns about privacy on our website, or if you would like to request that your data be removed from our database, please contact us.