League for Yiddish, Inc.
64 Fulton St. Suite 1101
New York, NY 10038 USA

Tel. 212-889-0380


Ordering & Shipping Information and Privacy Policy

Invoicing of Shipping Charges:
For domestic (US) orders, the shipping charges (see below) will automatically be added to the total price of your items when you check out. Then the total amount will either be charged to your credit card or you will pay it via one of the "offline" payment options.

For non-US orders, only the price of the items purchased will be shown at checkout and in the email confirmation that follows. The shipping charges (see below) will be manually added within about a week afterwards and you will be notified of the cost. Then the total amount will either be charged to your credit card or you will pay it via one of the "offline" payment options.

Should you have any questions about shipping charges before you order please email us at info@leagueforyiddish.org or call 212-889-0380.

Shipping Charges

All quoted charges are for a single item. If you are ordering more than one item, prices will be adjusted accordingly. Please inquire before placing the order.

Domestic (US):
Any item:* $5
— Issues of Afn Shvel, $4 each

Books are sent via US media mail. DVDs and CDs are sent first class. If you would like quicker delivery, prices will be higher. Please inquire.

A sales tax of 8.875% is added only to orders shipped to addresses within the State of New York (USA).

Books:* $13
CDs, Videos, DVDs: $8
— Comprehensive English-Yiddish Dictionary by G. Schaechter-Viswanath and P. Glasser: inquire
— Comprehensive Yiddish-English Dictionary by S. Beinfeld and H. Bochner: inquire
— From Holocaust to Life by David Botwinik: $26
— Yiddish II by Mordkhe Schaechter: $26
— Afn Shvel: $5
— Afn Shvel #358-359 "New Yiddish Literature" (small book price): $13
— Yidishe Shprakh: $10

We suggest Canadians purchase From Holocaust to Life in Canada. Please contact abotwinik@aol.com for details.

All items to Canada are sent via regular airmail.

Other International:
CDs* and DVDs: $10
— The Golden Peacock: Voice of the Yiddish Writer by Sheva Zucker: $13.50

Books:* $21
— Comprehensive English-Yiddish Dictionary by G. Schaechter-Viswanath and P. Glasser: inquire
— Comprehensive Yiddish-English Dictionary by S. Beinfeld and H. Bochner: inquire
— Yiddish II by Mordkhe Schaechter: $35
— From Holocaust to Life by David Botwinik: $38

Issues of Afn Shvel,* one copy $10; two copies $13.50; three copies $17, four copies $21; five copies $24.
— Afn Shvel #358-359 "New Yiddish Literature" (small book price): $17

International orders are sent via regular airmail or priority airmail.

Shipping Schedule

Orders are generally shipped within seven (7) days via the method indicated above. Upon request we can provide other shipping options. To make such a request, please either provide instructions in the comment box of the order form, call us, request that we call you or email us.

Privacy Policy

This site is hosted by Aabaco Small Business. Aabaco Small Business hosts the store pages, ordering system, and order data. Aabaco Small Business automatically collects order information but may only use this information in the aggregate. If you accessed this store through Yahoo Shopping, Aabaco Small Business also automatically collects information about your shopping experience. Please see the Yahoo Privacy Policy for more information about how Aabaco Small Business uses this information.

Our Commitment To Privacy:

Your privacy is important to us. To better protect your privacy we provide this notice explaining our online information practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used. To make this notice easy to find, we make it available on our homepage and at every point where personally identifiable information may be requested.

The Information We Collect:

This notice applies to all information collected or submitted on the League for Yiddish website. On some pages, you can order products, make requests, and register to receive materials. The types of personal information collected at these pages are:

  • Name
  • Address
  • Email address
  • Phone numbers
  • Credit/Debit Card Information

The Way We Use Information:

From our web page, you are free to link to one of two third-party sites through which we collect donations: JustGiving and PayPal. Through these sites, you are free to voluntarily supply personal information to us along with your donation, which we will accept in confidence, keep private, and not share with any other party. We do not collect credit card/debit card information for donations, since they are made through third-party services, either PayPal or JustGiving, which services do the collecting of such information as needed to process payments.

In the case where you use our site to purchase a membership in the League for Yiddish, we collect and retain the member's address, email, and phone information in order to keep in contact with the member and to send the member our publication Afn Shvel.

Apart from the cases of membership purchase just described, we use the information you provide about yourself when placing an order only to complete that order. We do not share this information with outside parties except to the extent necessary to complete that order.

We use return email addresses to answer the email we receive. Such addresses are not used for any other purpose and are not shared with outside parties.

Our Commitment To Data Security:

To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

Our Commitment To Children's Privacy:

Protecting the privacy of the very young is especially important. For that reason, we never collect or maintain information at our website from those we actually know are under 13, and no part of our website is structured to attract anyone under 13.

How To Contact Us:

Should you have other questions or concerns about these privacy policies, please call us at: +1 212-889-0380 or send us an email at info@leagueforyiddish.org.