Policies, Plans, & Statements
Title VI – Non-Discrimination Policy
Title VI – Non-Discrimination Policy & Equal Opportunity
Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, or national origin in programs and activities receiving Federal financial assistance. Specifically, Title VI provides that “no person in the United States shall, on the ground of race, color, or national origin, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance” (42 U.S.C. Section 2000d).
Jewish Family Services of Washtenaw County is committed to ensuring that no person is excluded from participation in, or denied the benefits of its transit services on the basis of race, color, or national origin, as protected by Title VI in Federal Transit Administration (FTA) Circular 4702.1.A.
Equal Opportunity: Non-Discrimination Jewish Family Services is an equal opportunity employer and selects and promotes employees on the basis of ability, experience, education and training, and character in order to have the best available person in every position. JFS positions are filled without regard to actual or perceived race, color, age, gender, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, HIV status, socioeconomic status, marital status, family responsibilities, educational association, condition of pregnancy, source of income, height, weight, arrest record, genetic information, or physical or mental disability not related to the ability to perform essential job duties. The JFS equal employment opportunity policy applies to all of our employment practices, including hiring, training, assignment of work, advancement and compensation. All JFS employment practices and policies comply with all applicable federal, state and local laws. JFS services shall be made available and delivered without discrimination based on the above characteristics, categories, conditions, circumstances or statuses noted herein.
For additional information on Title VI or to file a complaint, contact:
Jewish Family Services of Washtenaw County
2245 S. State St. Ste. 200
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
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Jewish Family Services of Washtenaw County respects the privacy of visitors to its website. We strongly believe that if electronic commerce and online activities are to flourish, consumers must be assured that information provided online is used responsibly and appropriately. To protect online privacy, the organization has implemented the following policy.
About the Information We Collect – Most of the data and information we collect through our website is used only to help us achieve our mission. It is our policy to collect and store only personal information that our clients knowingly provide.
- From Casual Website Visitors and General Users. We do not collect any personal information from users browsing our website. When you use the public areas of our website you are doing so anonymously. We do collect aggregate use information, such as the number of hits (visits) per page. We use aggregate data for internal and marketing purposes, but we don’t collect any personally identifying information.
- From Our Clients, Donors and Other Customers. If while visiting our website you order a product, register for a conference, submit a technical assistance question, or request other information, you will be asked to provide certain information. In all cases this information is submitted voluntarily. In most cases, we ask clients to provide their name, title, organization name, address, telephone, and e-mail. If you’re making a purchase, you may be asked for credit card information in order to complete your purchase. Similar information may be submitted to us on an order form or registration form.
Customer Lists – Our client list is not for sale. When you visit our website or become a client, your name and mailing information will not be sold to a commercial organization.
Credit Card Account Information – We utilize secure transaction methods when collecting credit card information over the Internet. Jewish Family Services of Washtenaw County does not disclose credit card account information provided by our clients. We submit the information to the appropriate clearinghouse in order to obtain payment.