Privacy Policy

Who we are

We are the Chicago Highlanders Pipes and Drums, an Illinois based not for profit Scottish themed bagpipe band.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

We make no attempt whatsoever to collect any visitor data, if our hosting provider does or if a website plug-in we are using does, we are not aware of it and would not use that data for marketing or anything else anyway. Our website is for informational purposes only and mainly for our members and other interested parties. If you feel there is something we should know or you have questions, please get in touch!

Contact forms

If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website info. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment.

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Who we share your data with

No one.

How long we retain your data

Since we make no attempt to retain data other than the content shown publicly on our site, we have no retention policy.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you may request that we remove them and we will do so immediately.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service, other than that this site is not attempting to capture any data attributable to individuals and would not send it anywhere anyway.

Your contact information

If you have subscribed to our e-mail list and no longer wish to be, please let us know and we will remove you promptly.

Additional information

Please contact us if you feel we are misrepresenting anything stated here.

How we protect your data

We are not attempting to collect or store any personal or private data so our site does not make use of any data protection technologies.

What data breach procedures we have in place

Since this site makes no attempt to collect or store any sensitive data, we do not believe we need to have a data breach policy.

What third parties we receive data from

We do not subscribe to or utilize any third party data sources for the purposes of marketing or anything else we are aware of other than what might be available in the standard dashboards of Facebook, YouTube, Twitter and any other such platforms.

What automated decision making and/or profiling we do with user data


Industry regulatory disclosure requirements

None that we are aware of.