Terms of Use

Please read these terms of use carefully before using this site.

By accessing any page of this site, you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions below. If you do not agree to all the terms and conditions below, do not access this site or any of its pages.


Liability Generally

Neither the United Way of Illinois ("we" or "us") nor any of our affiliates or subsidiaries makes any representations about the suitability of the content of this site for any purpose.

In no event will we be liable for any damages, under any theory of liability (including contract, negligence, or other tort action), including, without limitation, direct or indirect, incidental, consequential, or special damages, losses of date or profits or expenses arising out of or in any way connected with, any party's use, copying, or display of, or inability to use, copy, or display this Site, or in connection with any failure of performance, error, omission, interruption, defect, delay in operation or transmission, computer virus, or line or system failure, even if we or our representatives are advised of the possibility of such damages, losses, or expenses.


Descriptions of, or references to, products, services, or publications, within the Site do not imply our endorsement or approval of those products, services, or publications. Except as otherwise noted on this Site, the hyperlinks provided by the pages of this Site link to Web pages controlled by us.

Your use of hyperlinks from this Site to Web pages not controlled by us is done at your own risk. The content, accuracy, opinions expressed, products or services offered, and other links provided by those pages are the sole responsibility of their authors and are not investigated, verified, monitored, authorized, or endorsed by us.

Accuracy or Completeness of Information and Materials

The information and materials contained in this Site, including text, graphics, links, or other items, and the results obtained by using any calculator resource provided by the Site are provided "as is," "as available." We do not warrant the adequacy, accuracy, timeliness, or completeness of this information and materials and expressly disclaims liability for errors or omissions in this information and materials.

THE CONTENT OF THIS SITE MAY INCLUDE TECHNICAL INACCURACIES OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS. No warranty of any kind, implied, express or statutory, including, but not limited to, the warranties of non-infringement of third party rights, title, merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and freedom from computer virus, is given in conjunction with the information and materials contained in this site. Subject to Change without Notice

We will not change the terms and conditions provided in this page unless we also change simultaneously the corresponding icon on our home page. However, the information and materials contained in other pages of this Site, including, but not limited to, products and services and their availability, and the terms, conditions, and descriptions that appear on those pages, are subject to change or withdrawal by us at any time without notice.


Information presented on this Site regarding any of our product offerings does not constitute a commitment to provide services. Not all products and services described on this Site are available in all geographic areas. Your eligibility for particular products and services is subject to final determination and acceptance by us.

Submitted Information

All information submitted to us, via this Site or electronic mail, shall be deemed and remain our property. We will use it in accord with the Privacy Policy posted on this Web site.

E-mail Messages

Messages sent by electronic mail may not be secure, might be intercepted by third parties and might not be immediately received by the appropriate individual. Please do not use electronic mail to send communications that contain confidential information, Except as specifically agreed by us or required by law, we will not be subject to any obligations of confidentiality regarding, or liability for losses or damages incurred as a result of, submitted information or from other information transmitted to any person or entity as a result of a request for such transmission. Instead, for confidential or urgent communications, please call us at (312) 906-2368.

Be aware that a "receipt" acknowledgment on an electronic mail message means only that the message has been routed into the Internet, not that the message has been received by us.

Intellectual Property Rights

Unless otherwise indicated, we own the copyright in these pages and in the screens displaying the pages, and in the information and materials therein and in their arrangement (including any software that you may use on or download from this site). In addition, certain information may be copyrighted by others. Any person is hereby authorized to view the information available from this Web Server for informational purposed only. Unless otherwise indicated, no one has permission to copy, reproduce, or republish, in any form, any information found on this Web site and any pages thereof, without our prior written consent.

Our logos, including all page headers and button icons, are our registered trademarks and service marks. We may also claim trademark and service mark rights in other marks contained in the pages of this Site.

The display of trademarks on this Site does not imply that a license of any kind has been granted. Any downloading, re-transmission, or other copying or modification of trademarks and/or contents herein may be a violation of federal trademark and/or copyright laws and could subject the copier to legal action. Some registered trade names, trademarks, or service marks contained on this Web site include, but are not limited to, the following:
Applicable Law

These Terms and Conditions will be governed by and be interpreted pursuant to the laws of the state of Illinois, United States of America, not withstanding any principles of conflicts of law. If any part of these Terms and Conditions is unlawful, void, or unenforceable, that part will be deemed severable and will not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions. It will be replaced by an enforceable provision that comes closest to the intention underlying the unenforceable provision.

Entire Agreement

These Terms and Conditions are the entire agreement between relating to the use of this Site.

Questions regarding these Terms and Conditions can be sent to Jack Kaplan, Director, Public Policy and Advocacy, United Way of Metropolitan Chicago and United Way of Illinois, 560 West Lake Street, Chicago, IL 60661. Or you can telephone us Mondays through Fridays from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. CT at (312) 906-2368.