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   By Submitting The Above Volunteer Application you Agree to ALL Terms Below 


   


   VOLUNTEER AGREEMENT

   I understand that a "volunteer" is someone who, without compensation or expectation of pensation beyond reimbursement, performs a task at the direction of and on behalf      of The Gift of Love. A "volunteer" must be officially accepted and enrolled in The Gift of Love prior to performance of the task. Unless specifically  stated, volunteers shall      not be considered as "employees" of The Gift of Love.

   I hereby Release and Waive liability against The Gift of Love and The Gift of Love Gives, a nonprofit 501 (c) (3) organization, its directors, officers, employees and agents,      its successors and assigns, for any injuries or illness that I myself or my dependent Child may suffer in connection with any volunteer work for The Gift of Love. Further, I      agree that The Gift of Love, is not liable for any damage to my personal or my dependent child property resulting from volunteering for The Gift of Love. I agree that this          release is as a broad and inclusive as permitted by the laws of the State of Illinois and Arkansas.

   I understand that after I submit my application, it will be reviewed and my eligibility for volunteering will be determined.

   I agree that once my application has been approved, I am required to purchase The Gift of Love team T-Shirt for myself or my dependent child.

   The Gift of Love accepts the service of all volunteers with the understanding that such service is at the sole discretion of The Gift of Love.By signing this form                      the volunteers agree that The Gift of Love may at any time, for whatever reason, decide to terminate the volunteer's relationship with The Gift of Love. 

  The volunteer may at any time, for whatever reason, decide to sever the voluunter's relationship with The Gift of Love. Notice of such a decision should be communicated as   soon as possible to the volunteer's supervisor. 

   VOLUNTEERS UNDER 18

   If you are under 18, please have at least one of your parents or guardian know you are going to volunteer with The Gift of Love. We strongly suggest that you give your          parents or guardian our website URL www.thegiftoflovegives.org so they can read through the materials themselves, We also suggest you enter one or both of your              parents or guardian name and phone number. Your parents or guardian are invited to call or e-mail The Gift of Love, with any questions or comments about our services.

   CONFIDENTIALITY

   All volunteers are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of all proprietary or privileged information to which they are exposed while serving  as a volunteer, whether      this information involves a single staff, volunteer, client, or other person  or involves overall The Gift of Love business. Failure to maintain confidentiality may result in            termination of the volunteer's relationship with The Gift of Love or othe corrective action.

   SCREENING/REFERENCE CHECKS

   For some tasks, volunteers must submit sample of work and professional references. If such is required, it will be outlined in task description.

   COPYRIGHT/OWNERSHIP

   As a volunteer you hereby grant non-exclusive permission to The Gift of Love for use of any materials produced for any and all project, including graphic materials, web          page design, narratives, research, compilations, instructional texts, etc., becomes the property of The Gift of Love upon submission. Volunteers will receive credit and/or        recognition on our website for these and other contributions.

The Gift of Love also accepts as volunteers those participating in student community service activities, student intern projects, alternative sentencing or diversion programs, corporate volunteer programs, and other volunteer referral programs. In each of these cases, however, a written agreement must be in effect with the organization, school, or program from whom the special case volunteers originate and this agreement must identify responsibility for management and care of the volunteers. This agreement must be reached in writing before volunteering begins,  and it is the responsibility of the volunteer to secure this agreement with the appropriate organization. The Project Manager is happy to speak with supervisors by phone to explain our program and answer any questions. Please complete our Volunteer  Application prior to initiating service. The Gift of Love reserves the right to not accept all applications. The Gift of Love is a human service organization.

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