I understand and acknowledge that my involvement in this endeavor with Catalyst Partnerships, its agents and contractors, and any partnering organizations, hereafter referred to as ‘Catalyst,’ is voluntary. I give Catalyst Partnerships, and any other partnering organization, permission to verify my information, and perform personal & criminal background checks. I understand that the background check process, or any false or misleading information I have given, may disqualify me from involvement. I also voluntarily submit myself to the supervision of Catalyst Partnerships staff, officers, agents, employees, volunteers, etc., for all activities which are part of this project. I also give Catalyst Partnerships the irrevocable right and unrestricted permission to use and/or publish photos and/or video images of/including me, for purposes of art, display, advertising, editorial use, or any other lawful purpose, and waive any right I may have to inspect and approve the finished product of any piece that may use such. I hereby acknowledge and understand that I am responsible for providing my own transportation to/from Catalyst events. Catalyst is in no way responsible for, nor does Catalyst assume liability for, any injury or loss resulting from my transportation.
I understand and acknowledge that Catalyst activities, by their very nature, pose the potential risk of serious injury/illness. Some of the injuries/illnesses which may result from participating in these activities include, but are not limited to, the following: Sprains, fractured bones, unconsciousness, head and/or back injuries, paralysis, activity related injury/illness, loss of eyesight, communicable diseases, death. This list is not intended to be inclusive of all injuries that may occur. In the event of accident or illness to me/my child, I do hereby consent to whatever x-ray examination, anesthetic, medical, surgical or dental diagnosis or treatment and hospital care considered necessary in the best judgment of the attending physician, surgeon, or dentist and performed under the supervision of a member of the medical staff of the hospital or facility furnishing medical or dental services. In the event that my child requires such treatment, reasonable efforts will be made to contact me the parent/guardian of the minor; however, if I cannot be reached, I hereby consent to such treatment. Further, I agree that Catalyst and its personnel, agents, or volunteers, or any other person or entity associated with these Activities, are not personally responsible or liable for any claim arising from any consent given in good faith in connection with diagnosis or advised treatment.
I/my child understand(s) that Catalyst DOES NOT CARRY HEALTH, MEDICAL, OR DISABILITY INSURANCE TO COVER ME/MY CHILD for any accidents/injuries to me/ my child, or to any other volunteer. I understand that, in the event that I/my child am/is injured in any way, any personal medical and hospitalization insurance available to me/my family will provide sole coverage. I/my child voluntarily elect(s) to participate in Catalyst Activities. I agree to assume any and all liability and responsibility for any and all potential risks which may be associated with participation in such Activities or any activities incidental thereto. I hereby voluntarily exempt and relieve, on behalf of myself and my heirs, executors, administrators and assigns, Catalyst, its officers, agents, servants, employees, volunteers, or any other person or entity associated with these activities, from any liability or responsibility for any property damage, personal injury, bodily injury, or wrongful death that I/my child might sustain which is incident to and/or associated with preparing for and/or while participating in any activity in any way connected with Catalyst activities, including travel to and from activity locations, whether same shall arise by the negligence of any of said persons, or otherwise. I acknowledge that I have carefully read and understand this Voluntary Activities Participation Waiver, Release of Liability and Medical Treatment Authorization and that I agree to its terms and conditions.
POLICIES FOR MINORS: Must be accompanied and supervised at all times by a parent, guardian, or other responsible adult designated by parent/guardian. May not engage in hazardous activities (such as use of power tools), if under 12, or, if between 12 & 18, only under supervision of Catalyst leader or responsible adult. May never be alone with any non-family adult under any circumstances.