Privacy Policy

Seattle Parks Foundation (“Seattle Parks Foundation”) recognizes that your privacy and the protection of your personal information are important to you. This statement discloses how Seattle Parks Foundation helps protect your personalinformation while using the Seattle Parks Foundation website. This document was last updated February 7, 2023.

Information collected about you

Seattle Parks Foundation may collect personal information about you that you voluntarily provide. This information includes information that can identify you as a specific individual, such as your name, phone number, or e-mail address. On all such pages that collect this information, we describe what information is required to provide you with the service or information that you have requested.

Computer Information

Seattle Parks Foundation may collect certain technical information from your computer each time you request a page during a visit to the Seattle Parks Foundation website. This information is collected from your computer’s web browser and may include your IP address, operating system, Web browser software (e.g., Google Chrome or Microsoft Edge), screen resolution, and referrer website. Wireless users: Please check with your wireless company if you are using your cellular phone to access the Internet to understand whether such personal information may be used to identify you.

Cookies and Other Web Technologies

A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and cookies set by Seattle Parks Foundation can only be read by Seattle Parks Foundation. One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time, by remembering your user history and preferences. You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you will not be able to fully experience the interactive features of this or other websites that you visit.

Use of Your Information

Seattle Parks Foundation will use your information for one of several purposes:

  1. To store your information for you and deliver it to you when you request it.
  2. To answer questions or to respond to requests for further information.
  3. To help us create and deliver content most relevant to you.

If you provide Seattle Parks Foundation with your email address and/or mailing address, Seattle Parks Foundation will add you to its email and/or mailing list and may contact you with information that Seattle Parks Foundation thinks will be of interest to you. If at any time you wish to stop receiving communications from Seattle Parks Foundation, please follow the unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of any email Seattle Parks Foundation sends you, or send Seattle Parks Foundation an email at and ask to be removed from Seattle Parks Foundation distribution lists. Personal information collected on this site may be stored and processed in the United States or any other country in which Seattle Parks Foundation or its affiliates or agents maintain facilities, and by using this site, you consent to any such transfer of information outside of your country.

Sharing Your Information

Seattle Parks Foundation does not sell or rent your personal information to anyone. Except as otherwise described in this Privacy Statement, personal information you provide on this site will not be shared outside of Seattle Parks Foundation and its affiliates without your permission.

Our Legal Obligations

Seattle Parks Foundation may disclose personal information if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Seattle Parks Foundation or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Seattle Parks Foundation and other websites hosted by Seattle Parks Foundation, or (c) act in urgent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Seattle Parks Foundation, its hosted websites, or the public.

Other Websites

There are places throughout the Seattle Parks Foundation site that link you to other websites that do not operate under Seattle Parks Foundation’s information privacy practices. This includes our payment portal for donations, which uses encryption in compliance with PCI standards, and additional communications tools and plugins. We encourage you to review the privacy statements of each website that you choose to link to so that you can understand how those websites collect, use, and share information. Seattle Parks Foundation is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on websites outside of the Seattle Parks domain.

Control Over and Access to Your Information

When you give us personal information, Seattle Parks Foundation will not share that information with third parties without your permission, other than for the limited exceptions already listed. It will only be used for the purposes stated above.

Changes to this Privacy Statement

We may occasionally update this Privacy Statement. When we do, we will also revise the “last updated” date at the top of the Privacy Statement. For material changes to this Privacy Statement or how Seattle Parks Foundation will use your personal information, we will notify you either by placing a prominent notice on the home page of our website or by directly sending you a notification. We encourage you to periodically review this Privacy Statement to stay informed about how we are protecting the personal information we collect. By using this site, you agree to this Privacy Statement and any updates. If you have questions about our Privacy Statement, please email us.

Contact information

Seattle Parks Foundation welcomes your comments regarding this Privacy Statement. If you believe that Seattle Parks Foundation has not adhered to this Privacy Statement, please contact us by email and we will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem.

Send a check

To make a donation by mail, please send a check payable to Seattle Parks Foundation to:

PO Box 3541
Seattle, WA 98124-3541

If your gift is intended for one of our community partners, please add their name in the memo line or with an accompanying note.

A tax receipt will be mailed to you upon receipt of your contribution.

Thank you!

Donate Your Car

Have an old car taking up space in your driveway?

Donate it to Seattle Parks Foundation!

We accept most cars, trucks, trailers, boats, RVs, motorcycles, off-road vehicles, heavy equipment, and other motorized vehicles. All or part of your donation may be tax deductible.

To get started, simply complete the online donation form or call 855.500.7433 or 855.500.RIDE to speak to a representative. You can also read more at

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