HABITAT FOR HUMANITY OF SOUTH HAMPTON ROADS
900 Tidewater Drive, Norfolk, VA 23504 : Ph: 757-640-0590 Fax: 757-640-0595
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Release and Waiver of Liability:
This RELEASE AND WAIVER OF LIABILITY (the “Release”) is executed on the date below, by the undersigned volunteer (the “Volunteer”) in favor of Habitat for Humanity of South Hampton Roads, Inc.., a Virginia nonprofit corporation, its directors, officers, employees, and agents (collectively “Habitat”). The Volunteer desires to work as a volunteer for Habitat and engage in the activities related to being a volunteer. As an inducement to Habitat to accept Volunteer’s offer to volunteer work, Volunteer does hereby freely execute this Release under the following terms
1: Waiver and Release: The Volunteer does hereby and forever discharge and hold harmless Habitat 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, either directly or indirectly, as a result of Volunteer’s work for Habitat. The Volunteer understands and acknowledges that this Release discharges Habitat from any liability or claim that the Volunteer may have against Habitat with respect to any bodily injury, personal injury, illness, death, or property damage that may result from the Volunteer’s work for Habitat, whether caused by the negligence of Habitat or its officers, directors, employees, other volunteers or agents, or otherwise. Volunteer expressly agrees that this Release is intended to be as broad and inclusive as permitted by the laws of the Commonwealth of Virginia, and that this Release shall be governed by the interpreter in accordance with the laws of the Commonwealth of Virginia.
2: Assumption of Risk: The Volunteer understands that the work for Habitat may include activities that are inherently dangerous to the Volunteer, including, but not limited to, construction, loading and unloading, and travel to and from work sites. The Volunteer hereby expressly and specifically assumes the risk of injury, illness, death, or property damage resulting from activities associated with the Volunteer’s work with Habitat.
3: Photographic Release: The Volunteer does hereby grant and convey unto Habitat the right to freely reproduce and/or circulate any photographs or other recordings of the Volunteer for any lawful purpose. Volunteer shall not be entitled to any compensation therefore, including, but not limited to, any royalties, proceeds, or other benefits derived from such photographs or recordings.
I have read the information above, understand the terms, and agree to its contents.
Signature:___By checking the box you AGREE to these terms concerning your Participation in Volunteer Opportunity with Habitat for Humanity of South Hampton Roads____