I, the volunteer, hereby agree to accept a position in a VOLUNTARY capacity as a VOLUNTEER for the HENDRICKSON FOUNDATION (hereinafter referred to a “HF”). I understand that the term VOLUNTARY means that I render actions or services to HF with charitable motives. I understand that VOLUNTEER means a person who freely chooses and renders services to HF in a voluntary capacity.1) Waiver and Release. I, the volunteer, release and forever discharge and hold harmless HF and its successors and assigns from any and all liability, claims, and demands of whatever kind or nature, either in law or in equity, which arise or may hereafter arise from my volunteer work at HF. I understand and acknowledge that this Agreement discharges HF from any liability or claim I may have against HF with respect to bodily injury, personal injury, illness, death, or property damage that may result from participation in my provision of volunteer services with HF.2) Insurance. I understand that HF does not assume any responsibility or obligation to provide me with financial or other assistance, including but not limited to medical, health, or disability benefits or insurance of any nature in the event of injury, illness, death, or property damage. I expressly waive any such claim for compensation or liability on the part of HF beyond what may be offered freely by HF in the event of such injury or medical expenses incurred by me.3) Medical Treatment. I hereby release and forever discharge CHDR from any claim whatsoever which arises or may hereafter arise on account of any first-aid treatment or other medical service rendered in connected with an emergency during my tenure as a volunteer with HF.4) Assumption of Risk. I understand that my tenure as a volunteer with HF may include activities that may be hazardous to me including but not limited to, assisting on hockey rinks/ice, construction activities, and loading and unloading of heavy equipment and materials. As the volunteer, I hereby expressly assume the risk of injury or harm in these activities and release HF from any and all liability for injury, illness, death, or property damage resulting from my tenure as a volunteer with HF.5) Relationship with HF. I do hereby acknowledge that I do not have any employment relationship with HF and that I do not expect to receive any offer of employment, entitlement, benefits, or compensation for my work as a volunteer with HF.6) At Will Service. I do hereby acknowledge that my service and work provided to HF is performed of my own free-will and volition. As such, I may be asked, at any time and for any reason, to cease my activities with or without notice.7) Individual Responsibility. I recognize that it is my personal responsibility to conduct myself within the confines of all applicable federal, state, and local laws during my tenure as a volunteer with HR. In addition to this, I acknowledge and understand it is my responsibility to be familiar with and adhere to all relevant HF policies, procedures, and other relevant documentation. 8) Other. I do hereby expressly agree that this Agreement is intended to be as broad and inclusive as permitted by the laws of the State of Minnesota in the United States of America, and that this Agreement shall be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of the State of Minnesota. I agree that in the event should any clause or provision of this Agreement be held invalid by any court of competent jurisdiction, the invalidity of such clause or provision shall not otherwise affect the remaining provisions of this Agreement, which shall continue to be enforceable.
I ACKNOWLEDGE THAT I HAVE READ AND FULLY UNDERSTAND THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF THE ABOVE VOLUNTEER WAIVER AND RELEASE AND THAT I WILL COMPLY WITH THE SAME.
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