Cookie Policy

Parker Foundation

Cookie Policy

The Parker Foundation (“we”, “our” or “us”) may automatically collect certain types of information, including personal information, when you visit or use our website (the “Website”). Although we use automated mechanisms, such as cookies, clear gifs, log files, device identifiers and location data, we use the minimum necessary to ensure the normal operation of our Website. You can find out more about how we use these mechanisms below.


A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer or other device, when you visit our Website. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive or other device. They may enable us to:

(a) remember information, your website preferences and other customization functions, so that you will not have to re-enter it during your visit or the next time you visit the Website;

(b) provide custom, personalized content and information, including advertising;

(c) provide and monitor the effectiveness of our Website;

(d) monitor aggregate metrics such as total number of visitors, traffic, usage (e.g., the pages you view, the links you click, how frequently you access the Website, and other actions you take on the Website), and demographic patterns on our Website;

(e) diagnose or fix technology problems; and

(f) otherwise to plan for and enhance our service.

We use certain cookies that are considered “strictly necessary” for the regular operation and security of our Website, as well as for the provision of the services you request. For these cookies, we do not ask for your consent but we do inform you about their presence on our Website.

In addition, other categories of cookies, for which we may be required to ask for your consent are:

  • “Functional” cookies that help personalize services by remembering your preferences and settings;

  • “Analytics” cookies that measure how users interact with Website content, which helps us also to improve our Website and your browsing experience with us; and

  • “Advertising” cookies that provide customized advertisements that are relevant to your interests.

We may use first-party cookies (cookies set directly by us to your device). Please note that third parties (including, for example, advertising networks and providers of external services like web traffic analysis services) may also use cookies (third-party cookies) if you have consented to such use, over which we have no control.

Cookies and other similar technologies may collect personal information (which, in some jurisdictions, would include your internet protocol (IP) address). Please consult our Privacy Policy for more information on how we process personal information.

Information about cookies and other similar technologies used on our Website

You can find more information about the individual cookies and other similar technologies we use and the purposes for which we use them below:

Cookie Name / similar technology
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1st party / 3rd party cookie

3rd party

Originating Application


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Purpose & Data collected (including personal information)
This cookie stores selections made by the user in the Accessibe tool in order to maintain those settings on future visits. These cookies help us make our website compliant with our obligations under US law. The data is stored in the user’s browser and may be cleared at any time. This data is not read or stored by For more information, consult the Accessibe Privacy Policy

How can you set up your cookies’ preferences?

You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies you may not be able to access all or parts of our site. To manage your cookie preferences through your browser, you can follow the links below or find the cookie management instructions in the support page of your browser, depending on the browser you are using:

Microsoft Windows Explorer

Mozilla Firefox

Google Chrome

Apple Safari

For further information about cookies including how to see what cookies have been set on your device and how to manage and delete them, please visit

Log files

We may collect log file information about your browser or mobile device each time you access the Website. Log file information may include information such as your web request, Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, browser type, information about your mobile device, referring / exit pages and URLs, number of clicks and how you interact with links on the Website, domain names, landing pages, pages viewed, and other such information. Such information may be used to diagnose, test, improve or otherwise ensure the stability and functionality of the website.