Privacy Policy (Updated: Apr 17, 2024)

Sha’arim (“Sha’arim”, “we”, “our”, or “us”) respects the privacy rights of our users and is strongly committed to protecting your privacy. This Privacy Policy applies to this website or any newsletters or other media subscribed to via this website and it describes how we collect, use and disclose any of your personal information in connection with

We are pleased to provide this Privacy Policy to inform you of our practices. Please note that we may change this Privacy Policy at any time. Any changes to this Privacy Policy will become effective when we post the revised policy. By accessing or using the website following any such changes, you signify that you accept the revised Privacy Policy.

Our Privacy Objectives

We take privacy very seriously. Our goal is to always be transparent with you while protecting your data to the fullest extent possible.

Personal Information We May Collect

Sha’arim may collect Personal Information when you submit any forms, when you use our website, when you visit the website, or use our SMS services. Personal Information is information about you that is personally identifiable. This may include:

  • your name, address, email address, and phone number
  • technical information about your browser, IP address, software and hardware attributes, and cookie information
  • any other information you submit to us in a form
  • additionally, when you make a purchase or attempt to make a purchase through the Site, we collect certain information from you, including your name, billing address, shipping address, payment information, email address, and phone number. We refer to this information as “Order Information.”

Use of Personal Information

We may use Personal Information:

  • to respond to your inquiries and fulfill your requests
  • to improve the quality and services of our website
  • for general contact with you, and for administrative purposes
  • to satisfy any legal, regulatory, security or other requirements
  • for any other purpose consented to by you or as permitted or required by applicable law

Information Sharing and Disclosure

Sha’arim does not rent, sell, or share Personal Information about you with other people or third-party companies, except:

  • where consented to by you
  • where we believe it is necessary to share information in order to provide a service that you have requested
  • where we believe it is necessary to share information in order to investigate, prevent or take action regarding illegal activities, violations of the terms and conditions of use, or suspected fraud
  • to protect the rights, interests, safety or property of Sha’arim
  • to comply with applicable laws and regulations

*data sharing excludes SMS opt-in data and consent.


Most web browsers are set to accept cookies by default. If you prefer, you can usually choose to set your browser to remove or reject browser cookies. Please note that if you choose to remove or reject cookies, this could affect the availability and functionality of our Services.

Cookies are files with small amount of data that is commonly used an anonymous unique identifier. These are sent to your browser from the website that you visit and are stored on your computer’s hard drive.

Our website uses these “cookies” to collect information and to improve our website. You have the option to either accept or refuse these cookies, and know when a cookie is being sent to your computer. If you choose to refuse our cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our website.

How We Use Cookies

We use cookies for a number of reasons, like helping us see which features are most popular, counting visitors to a page, improving our users’ experience, keeping our services secure, and generally providing you with a better experience. The cookies we use generally fall into one of the following categories.

Category of Cookies
TechnicalThese cookies are essential for our services to function properly. Like the other cookies we use, technical cookies may be either first-party cookies or third-party cookies.
PreferencesWe use these cookies to remember your settings and preferences.  For example, we may use these cookies to remember your language preferences.
SecurityWe use these cookies to help identify and prevent security risks.
PerformanceWe use these cookies to collect information about how you interact with our services and to help us improve them.  For example, we may use these cookies to determine if you have interacted with a certain page.
AnalyticsWe use these cookies to help us understand and improve our services.  For example, we can use these cookies to learn more about which features are the most popular with our users and where we may need to make improvements.
AdvertisingWe and our advertising partners use these cookies to deliver advertisements, to make them more relevant and meaningful to visitors to our website, and to track the efficiency of our advertising campaigns, both on our services and on other websites.

Your Choices

You have a number of options to control or limit how we and our partners use cookies and similar technologies, including for advertising.

Although most browsers and devices accept cookies by default, their settings usually allow you to clear or decline cookies. If you disable cookies, however, some of the features of our services may not function properly.

To prevent your data from being used by Google Analytics, you can install Google’s opt-out browser add-on.

To opt out of ads on Facebook, Pinterest, or Google that are targeted to your interests, use your Facebook, Pinterest, or Google Ads settings.

Check your mobile device for settings that control ads based on your interactions with the applications on your device. For example, on your iOS device, enable the “Limit Ad Tracking” setting, and on your Android device, enable the “Opt out of Ads Personalization” setting.

For more information about cookies, and how to disable cookies, visit

Linked Websites and Services

Sha’arim may provide links to other websites or services operated by third parties. We do not exercise control over third party websites or services. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of any such third parties. We encourage you to read the privacy policies on those websites before providing any of your information on such websites.

SMS Services

Sha’arim may send SMS or MMS messages to subscribers regarding marketing, fundraising, or other related materials. 

By providing your contact information you agree to receive recurring automated promotional and personalized marketing text (e.g., SMS and MMS) messages (e.g. event reminders) from Sha’arim, including text messages that may be sent using an automatic telephone dialing system, to the mobile telephone number you provided when signing up or any other number that you designate. Consent to receive automated marketing text messages is not a condition of any service. Message and data rates may apply. You may opt out at any time.

Message frequency will vary. Sha’arim reserves the right to alter the frequency of messages sent at any time, so as to increase or decrease the total number of sent messages. Sha’arim also reserves the right to change the short code or phone number from which messages are sent and we will notify you when we do so.

Not all mobile devices or handsets may be supported and our messages may not be deliverable in all areas. Sha’arim, its service providers and the mobile carriers supported by the program are not liable for delayed or undelivered messages.

Your Consent

By providing us with Personal Information, you are consenting to our collection, use and disclosure of such information as outlined herein, or by such corresponding Privacy Policy at the time of collection.

Confidentiality and Security

We limit access to your Personal Information to employees, consultants, advisers or agents of Sha’arim who we believe have a reasonable need to interact with your information to provide the services that we offer, or otherwise to do the jobs we have requested of them. We take reasonable administrative, technical, personnel, and physical measures to (i) safeguard Personal Information against loss, theft, unauthorized use, disclosure, or modification; and (ii) to ensure the integrity of the Personal Information. To assist us in protecting your privacy, you should maintain the secrecy of your sign in information.

Changes to the Privacy Policy

We may update this privacy policy from time to time in order to reflect, for example, changes to our practices or for other operational, legal or regulatory reasons.


If you have questions or suggestions, please contact us as follows:

(952) 303-5276

8085 Wayzata Blvd.

Golden Valley, MN 55426