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Terms & Conditions / Privacy Policy 

Terms & Conditions

If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement via its display on, or other use by, the Parks Foundation of Highland Park, you may submit a notice pursuant to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (“DMCA”) by providing the designated agent listed below with the following information in writing:

  1. A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed;

  2. Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed, or, if multiple copyrighted works are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works;

  3. Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to permit the Parks Foundation to locate the material;

  4. Information reasonably sufficient to permit the Parks Foundation to contact you, such as an address, telephone number, and, if available, an email address;

  5. A statement that you have a good-faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and

  6. A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that you are authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.

If you believe that content that was removed (or to which access was disabled) is not infringing, or that you have authorization from the copyright owner, the copyright owner’s agent, or pursuant to the law, to post and use the material in such content, you may send a counter-notice containing the following information to the designated agent listed below:

  1. Your physical or electronic signature;

  2. Identification of the material that has been removed or to which access has been disabled and the location at which the material appeared before it was removed or access to it was disabled;

  3. A statement under penalty of perjury that you have a good faith belief that the material was removed or disabled as a result of mistake or misidentification of the material to be removed or disabled; and

  4. Your name, address, and telephone number, and a statement that you consent to the jurisdiction of the United States federal district court for the judicial district in which your address is located, or if your address is outside of the United States, that you consent for the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, and that you will accept service of process from the person who provided notification of the alleged infringement.


The Parks Foundation designated agent for notice of claims of copyright infringement can be reached at:

Elizabeth Gogola
636 Ridge Road
Highland Park, IL 60004
Phone: 847-579-3136

Privacy Policy

The privacy policy explains how the Parks Foundation of Highland Park collects, uses, and protects information shared by website users.

Please take note that a user’s name, e-mail address, or other information submitted to this website may contain a user’s real name or other personally identifiable information and, as a result, may appear on the site. Like many web sites, the Parks Foundation may also automatically receive general information that is contained in it’s server log files such as a user’s IP address and cookie information.

A user’s name, when linked with another identifier such as an address, telephone number or other personally identifying information, is considered “Private Information.”

The Parks Foundation may collect the following information:

A. Name and phone number

B. Contact information, including email address

C. Demographic information, such as zip code, preferences, and interests

D. Other information relevant to surveys and/or offers

E. With the user’s permission, a small file, called a cookie, may be placed on the user’s device to customize operations, and enhance the user’s experience. The cookie helps analyze web traffic and stores user’s site preferences.

The Parks Foundation solicits some personally identifiable information to permit users of this site to register for programs and activities organized by the Parks Foundation. Likewise, if a user sends the Parks Foundation an email with questions or comments about our programs or services, we do collect the user’s email address and any other information that the user volunteers.


The Parks Foundation of Highland Park also solicits information to understand website users’ needs and to provide better service. Except where consent is given or implied, the information which is automatically collected by the website to customize operations and enhance the user experience is not stored or used with personally identifiable information.

The following list describes how this information is used:

A. Internal record keeping

B. Information is used to improve programs and services

C. The Parks Foundation may send promotional email about the following:

a. New programs

b. Special Parks Foundation offers

c. Offers from sponsors or partners

d. Other information of interest to users

D. The Parks Foundation may use information to contact users by email, phone, or mail

E. The Parks Foundation may use information to customize E-newsletters, electronic alerts, or other notifications of interest to users

F. The Parks Foundation will not provide users’ information to third party partners for marketing or promotional purposes.

G. The Parks Foundation will never sell, distribute, or lease users’ information to third parties unless permission has been granted or required by law.

H. Analytical Purposes. The Parks Foundation uses cookies to analyze user activity to gain important insights about how to improve the functionality and user experience of the site.

The Parks Foundation also uses cookies to gather information about users, such as browser type, server, and language preference to store user preferences on our site to make the user experience more consistent and convenient.

The Parks Foundation is committed to ensuring the security of users’ Private Information. To prevent unauthorized access or disclosure, appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures are in place to safeguard and secure the information collected online.


Users can choose to restrict collection or use of Private Information in the following ways:

a. User may decline to fill in a website form by notifying the Parks Foundation by phone, email, or by submitting a Contact Us form.

b. Previous permission for use of personal information may be retracted at any time in writing or by email.

The Parks Foundation website may contain links to other websites. The Parks Foundation does not have control over other websites and is not responsible for the protection and privacy of any information shared while visiting other websites not governed by this privacy policy. Users are advised to exercise caution and examine the privacy statements applicable to each website in question.

Although we work to provide reliable, accurate content on a timely basis, neither the Parks Foundation, nor any of, its agents, officers, or employees warrants the accuracy, reliability or timeliness of any information published by this system, nor endorses any content, viewpoints, products, or services linked from this system, and shall not be held liable for any losses caused by reliance on the accuracy, reliability, or timeliness of such information. Portions of such information may be incorrect or not current. Any person or entity who relies on any information obtained from this system does so at their own risk.

Reference in this website to any specific commercial products, processes, or services, or the use of any trade, firm, or corporation name is for the information and convenience of the public and does not constitute the Parks Foundation endorsement, recommendation, or favoring by the Parks Foundation, its officers, employees or agents. 


The Parks Foundation of Highland Park Website Privacy Policy demonstrates its firm and continuing commitment to the privacy of personal information provided by those visiting and interacting with this site. We hold the privacy of your personal information in the highest regard. 

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