These Terms of Use govern your use of this website. Review these Terms of Use carefully. Do not access this website unless you agree to all of the following.

Agreement of Terms of Use

1. By clicking “I Accept” or otherwise accessing this website, you acknowledge that you have read, understood, and have agreed to be bound by the terms and conditions set out in these Terms of Use and in the Privacy Policy of Birthright Israel Foundation of Canada (“BRIFC”). The Privacy Policy is incorporated into and forms part of these Terms of Use; you may review it here. As BRIFC reserves the right to amend these Terms of Use and/or its Privacy Policy from time to time, you are responsible to periodically review these Terms of Use and the Privacy Policy. The most recent version of each will prevail, and your continued use of this website shall be evidence of your agreement to be bound by any such changes.


2. This website is owned and operated by BRIFC. The material contained on this website including, without limitation, text, images, graphics, videos, sound, photographs, software, trademarks, logos, business names and all other material (collectively the “Content”), is protected by intellectual property laws. You may not alter, broadcast, copy, create derivative works, distribute, download, license, manipulate, modify, reproduce, republish, sell, post, publicly display, transmit or upload or otherwise exploit the Content in whole or in part, in any manner, without the prior written consent of BRIFC.

Content Provided “As Is”

3. This website and its Content are provided “As Is” for general information and personal use only.


4. This website contains links to other websites. BRIFC is not responsible for the content of those third party websites. The inclusion of any link to another website does not imply BRIFC’s endorsement of that website. BRIFC encourages you to be aware of the terms of use and privacy policy relating to any third party website that you may access.

No Representations or Warranties

5. BRIFC makes no representations or warranties, whether express or implied including without limitation, warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose or non-infringement of intellectual property. BRIFC does not warrant that this website or the Content will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that this website or the server through which it is available, are free of viruses or other harmful components. BRIFC does not warrant or make any representations regarding the use of or the result of the use of, this website or of the Content.

Limitation of Liability

6. Under no circumstances is BRIFC liable for any Content, including, without limitation: any infringing Content, any errors or omissions in the Content, or for any loss or damage including, without limitation, direct, indirect, punitive, special, incidental or consequential damages, resulting from or caused by this website or by its Content including, without limitation, losses related to the use or inability to use this website, any failure of performance, error, omission, interruption, defect, delay in operation of transmission, computer virus, or line failure even in the event of negligence and/or even if BRIFC has been advised of the possibility of such losses.

7. You agree to hold BRIFC and its parent, affiliates and subsidiaries and their respective officers, directors and employees harmless from all claims arising out of or related to your access or use of, or out of your inability to access or to use, this website, the Content or other websites to which this website is linked including without limitation, claims that you have found something which you have heard, viewed or downloaded from this website or from another website to which it is linked, to be obscene, offensive, defamatory or to be infringing upon your intellectual property rights.


8. You agree that you will indemnify and hold BRIFC and its parent, affiliates and subsidiaries and their respective officers, directors and employees harmless from all claims or demands, including reasonable attorney’s fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your breach of these Terms of Use or out of your violation of any law or of the rights of a third party.


9. BRIFC may, from time to time, collect non-personal information about visitors to this website and their use of the site though the use of internet “cookies”. Although you can take steps to warn off, block or disable cookies, if you do, the website may not function and appear as BRIFC has designed it.

Applicable Laws

10. The laws of the Province of Ontario, without regard to the principles of conflicts of laws, apply to all matters arising from or relating to use of this website. The courts of the Courts of the Province of Ontario shall have exclusive jurisdiction over any disputes arising from or relating to the use of this website.

Contact Information, Access, and Inquiries

11. Any inquiries, comments, concerns, requests or questions relating to personal information or to these Terms of Use should be directed to BRIFC by email, telephone or mail as set out below:

Birthright Israel Foundation of Canada
4600 Bathurst Street, Suite 317
Toronto, ON, M2R 3V3
Attention: Chaia Berkowitz
Telephone: (416) 398-7785