by signing this Agreement, agree to provide gratuitous and/or volunteer services as a Toys for Tots volunteer for Marine Aircraft Group 41 in compliance with 10 U.S.C. §1588. I agree to provide such services without expectation of compensation. I further understand that such gratuitous service does not constitute Government service for purposes of Federal retirement benefits or preference in hiring for paid Federal employment positions. Any reimbursement for incidental expenses shall be subject to the availability of funds and the discretion of the commanding officer/coordinator of Marine Aircraft Group 41 and the Marine Toys for Tots Foundation.
In compliance with 10 U.S.C. §1588(a3A), the nature of my service will be to provide volunteer services for the Toys for Tots Program. I understand that as a Toys for Tots volunteer, I will not be considered a Federal employee for any purpose other than the Federal Tort Claims Act (28 U.S.C. §§1346(b), 2671, 2672, and 2674-2680) and the Military Claims Act (10 U.S.C. §§ 2731-2738 I may also be entitled to compensation under the Federal Employees’ Compensation Act (5 U.S.C. §§ 8101-8193), should I suffer any personal injuries in the performance of my volunteer services for the Toys for Tots Program.
I understand that as a Toys for Tots volunteer, any personal information provided to me during my volunteer services is, and will be, protected from release to any individual by the Privacy Act of 1974. I agree to hold myself to the highest standards of confidentially in this regard. I further understand that any issues pertaining to militarymembers, their families, donors, or recipients of Toys for Tots items will be discussed ONLY with those individuals with a “need to know.”
This document encompasses all understandings between myself and Marine Aircraft Group 41 as it pertains to my volunteer services for the Toys for Tots Program.