This Volunteer Acknowledgment agreement details your agreement to be a volunteer with the MN Fundraising Initiative, a non-profit, tax-exempt organization, as defined in Section 501(3)(c) of the Internal Revenue Code.
You acknowledge the following:
I am performing volunteer work for the group without any expectation or intention of receiving wages, compensation, or benefits from the MN Fundraising Initiative. I am donating my time and effort for the benefit of the MN Fundraising Initiative because of my interest in supporting the group and its mission. My services are offered freely and without pressure or coercion, direct or implied, from any member of the group or any employee of MN Fundraising Initiative.
I understand that I am not an employee of the MN Fundraising Initiative and I have no expectation of an employment relationship, whether express or implied.
I understand that I will not be reimbursed for any personal expenses, such as parking or meals that I incur in performing my volunteer work.
I understand that my volunteer service is not for a fixed period of time and that the MN Fundraising Initiative may release me as a volunteer without prior notice and for any reason.
I attest that I do not receive food, shelter, clothing, necessities of life, or any other similar benefit from the MN Fundraising Initiative.
I understand that I may be required to complete a Background Investigation Disclosure and Authorization Notice and a Criminal History Disclosure Form. I understand that my volunteer service may be contingent on any results of such checks being satisfactory to the MN Fundraising Initiative or venues where the MN Fundraising Initiative volunteers at.
On behalf of myself, my heirs, and my representatives, I agree to release, indemnify, and hold harmless the MN Fundraising Initiative and all of their past and present officers, directors, employees, agents, and assigns from any and all liability, damage, or claims of any nature that arise out of or are related to my volunteer service to the extent such liability, damage and claims may be released under the law.
By agreeing to this document, I attest that I am 16 years of age or older.