Privacy Policy

Northern Illinois Food Bank shares your concerns about privacy on the Internet. In order to better protect your privacy, Northern Illinois Food Bank has provided this notice explaining its online information practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used on the Site.

Privacy Policy

Northern Illinois Food Bank is committed to respecting the privacy of online visitors and pledges its best efforts to that end. In general, you can visit Northern Illinois Food Bank on the Web without telling us who you are or revealing anything about yourself.

Our Web server automatically recognizes each visitor's domain name, but does not automatically collect personally identifiable information. There are times, however, such as when you make a donation or register for our mailing list, that we will collect specific information. If you choose to provide personally identifiable data, you may receive future information from us--by mail or electronically --advising you of upcoming Northern Illinois Food Bank events, services, or volunteer and support opportunities. We do not "share," "rent," or "sell" any information collected on our website.

Opt Out

You may choose not to receive such information and/or to allow Northern Illinois Food Bank to use your information in the manner described above by simply notifying Northern Illinois Food Bank directly at or at 630-443-6910. Upon receipt and processing of an "opt out" request, Northern Illinois Food Bank will, within its commercially reasonable amount of time, remove your information from any future marketing communications.


All content and materials on the Site including, without limitation, text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips and software included in the Site and any services offered on the Site, are the property of Northern Illinois Food Bank, its sponsors or business affiliates, and/or their respective licensors, and are subject to U.S. and international Intellectual Property Rights laws. Except to the minimum extent otherwise expressly permitted under copyright law, no copying or exploitation of material from the Site is permitted except expressly in accordance with these Terms or with the express written permission of Northern Illinois Food Bank and any other applicable copyright owner. You acknowledge that you do not acquire any ownership rights by virtue of downloading copyrighted material from the Site. All rights not expressly granted hereunder are reserved to Northern Illinois Food Bank.

Note to Parents

We are pleased when young people visit the website of Northern Illinois Food Bank to learn more about the organization and the problem of hunger across northern Illinois. Northern Illinois Food Bank does not knowingly solicit data from children and does not knowingly market to children.

Credit Card Information

Northern Illinois Food Bank has contracted the services of a banking partner to process credit card donations submitted online. Our banking partner's secured server encrypts your credit card information so that it may be safely transmitted over the Web. Your credit card information will not be released to any other party by Northern Illinois Food Bank or our banking partner.

External Links

In order to provide a more comprehensive and useful site,  this website contains links to other external websites. Northern Illinois Food Bank is not responsible for the privacy practices of those sites.

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