Volunteer Acknowledgement I understand that if chosen for a volunteer position, I will not receive any monetary compensation from Legacy Shelters as a benefit of volunteerism. I understand that volunteer positions are for no specified term. If in the event I chose to cease volunteering, I am free to do so at any time. All volunteers are subject to dismissal at the discretion of Legacy Shelters. I understand that if selected to volunteer, any misrepresentation made by my completion of this application shall be considered as sufficient cause for my dismissal without advance notice. I understand that in the event of my selection, I will comply with all rules and regulations set form by Legacy Shelters. I understand that smoking or use of tobacco products, using, possessing or being under the influence of alcohol or illegal drugs is prohibited and will not be tolerated. I understand that I am to immediately report accidents or injuries involving myself or participants to my supervisor and that volunteer positions are not covered under Workers' Compensation Insurance. I understand that volunteers will not fraternize with children or the homeless outside the program. No exception will be made. I understand that completion of this form does not guarantee me status as a volunteer. I must meet all stated conditions required of the position for which I am asking to be considered.
I hereby authorize Legacy Shelters and/or its agents to make an independent investigation of my background, references, character, past employment, education, credit history, criminal or police records, including those maintained by both public and private organizations and all public records for the purpose of confirming the information contained on my application and/or obtaining other information which may be material to my qualifications for volunteering now and, if applicable, during the tenure of my volunteering with the Legacy Shelters. I release Legacy Shelters and/or its agents and all persons or related entities, which provide information pursuant to this authorization, from any and all liabilities, claims or law suits in regard to the information obtained from any and all the above referenced sources used. The name listed at the beginning is my true and complete legal name and all information is true and correct to the best of my knowledge.