Statement of ConfidentialityFoster Kinship requires that strict confidentiality be maintained with respect to all information obtained by volunteers concerning the organization, as well as the clients and others they serve. The volunteer shall not disclose any information obtained in the course of his/her volunteer placement to any third parties without prior written consent from Foster Kinship. This includes but is not limited to information pertaining to financial status and operations such as budget information, donations of money or gifts in kind, salary information, and information pertaining to clients, staff or other volunteers.
No information concerning any volunteer will be divulged without prior written consent of the volunteer. This includes addresses, telephone numbers, etc. Failure to comply with the confidentially policies of the organization may result in disciplinary actions, including the dismissal of the volunteer.
I understand the above and agree to uphold the confidentiality of these matters both during and following my volunteer service with Foster Kinship.
Release of LiabilityI understand in my connection with my voluntary involvement with Foster Kinship, that I am insured with respect to Foster Kinship’s General Liability and Excess Liability policies. This policy provides coverage for Bodily Injury and Property Damage for negligent acts to third parties; however, any work that is performed as a volunteer is at the volunteer’s own risk for injury, accident, disease or illness to himself or herself. Foster Kinship, its Board of Trustees, Executives and Employees are held harmless for any acts performed by its volunteers.
I hereby agree to release and discharge Foster Kinship, its officers, and directors, employees, agents, and volunteers from all claims, suits, demands, and actions for injuries sustained to my person and/or property as a result of my involvement in such activities; including any claims based on negligence. I hereby attest that my attendance and involvement in such activities is voluntary, that I am participating at my own risk, and that I have read the foregoing terms and conditions of this release. In addition, I agree that I will comply with all applicable federal, state, and local laws while serving as a volunteer for Foster Kinship.
Photo ConsentI agree to allow Foster Kinship unrestricted use of photographs taken of me and/or my child in the course of participation in activities sponsored by Foster Kinship or a local participating agency of the Foster Kinship network.
I understand that Foster Kinship intends to use such photographs only in connection with official Foster Kinship publications and documents.
I AgreeI understand and agree that submitting this application form does not automatically register me as a Foster Kinship volunteer, and that there may be certain qualifications I must meet, including the acceptance of established volunteer policies and procedures before I may begin volunteering.
By submitting this form, I attest that the information I have provided on the form is true and accurate.