As a volunteer for the Art of Life Cancer Foundation, I understand that I will not be compensated for any time spent volunteering, nor am I entitled to benefits, including employment insurance benefits, upon termination of this agreement or as a result of this service.
I am aware that during participation as a volunteer I may be injured or otherwise harmed due to incidents, acts of nature, my negligent or intentional acts, or the negligent or intentional acts of others. I understand that while Art of Life Cancer Foundation has taken some steps to reduce the chances of injuries or harm to its volunteers, that the Art of Life Cancer Foundation has no control over most risks, and, thus, cannot and does not guarantee nor take any responsibility for my safety or my property while I am engaged in volunteer service; and that I must take full responsibility for myself and assume the risk of harm or damage while serving by taking all necessary and reasonable precautions and acting in a manner that will help protect me and my property. I am voluntarily participating in the Activity with knowledge of the hazards and potential dangers involved, which include, but are not limited to back injury or sprained ankle, and agree to accept any and all risks of personal injury and property damage.
As consideration for volunteering for Art of Life Cancer Foundation, I hereby agree that I, and my assignees, heirs, guardians, and legal representatives, will not make a claim against or sue Art of Life Cancer Foundation, or its employees, board members, volunteers, agents or contractors for injury or damage resulting from the negligence, whether active or passive, or other acts, however caused, by and of is officers, employees, board members, volunteers, agents, or contractors of Art of Life Cancer Foundation as a result of my volunteering. I hereby release and discharge At of Life Cancer Foundation and its officers, employees, board members, volunteers, agents, or contractors from all actions, claims or demands that I, my heirs, guardians, and legal representatives now have, or may have in the future, for injury or damage resulting from my participation in the Activity, including travel to, from and during the Activity.
I understand that if I am injured, I am not covered by the Art of Life Cancer Foundation's workers' compensation program. I authorize Art of Life Cancer Foundation to seek emergency medical treatment on my behalf in case of injury, accident or illness to me arising fro my involvement as a volunteer. I understand that I will be responsible for medical costs incurred by such accident, illness or injury. I am aware and understand that I should carry my own health insurance.
By executing this agreement, I hereby grant the Art of Life Cancer Foundation to use any photographs, videos or likeness in its publications, including without limitations, Art of Life Cancer Foundation's website, social media entries, advertisements, promotions, news-related materials, without payment or any other consideration from the Art of Life Cancer Foundation. If I do not wish the Art of Life Cancer Foundation to use any photographs, videos or likeness, then I understand that it is my sole responsibility to notify the Art of Life Cancer Foundation before any photographs or videos are taken.
I understand that this document is written to be as broad and inclusive as legally permitted by the State of California. I agree that if any portion is held invalid or unenforceable, I will continue to be bound by the remaining terms.
I have read this document, and I am signing it freely. No other representation concerning the legal effect of this document have been made to me.