By sending this electronically, I acknowledge that I have completely read this questionnaire and comprehend it fully.
I understand that applying does not ensure approval and that untruthful answers or failure to comply with the requirements of this application can result in the forfeiture of any volunteer placement with the SCARS.
I certify that the above information is correct, and I understand that the information will be verified. I agree to have The SCARS complete reference call checks.
I understand that by submitting this form electronically, I agree to release and covenant to hold harmless The SCARS and it's members from any claims, damages, costs, or actions incurred because of the care or actions of the dogs I encounter.
I accept full responsibility for the dog(s) actions at all times, and release The SCARS from any liabilities or damages that may be incurred because of fostering such dog(s).
This agreement is not transferable. I agree that if I refuse to comply with any provision of this agreement, The SCARS have the right to terminate this agreement.
The Volunteer will be responsible for any non approved expenses. The SCARS shall not become liable for any additional expenses without its prior approval.
I agree that if I'm am not able to report to a scheduled assignment as a volunteer/representative of The SCARS, I will notify The SCARS immediately or within 24 hours of the event to give them time to restaff that assignment and also to maintain open/clear/active communication.
I agree that the opportunity given to me to help rehabilitate, socialize, nurture, protect and serve the animals at The SCARS, as well as the chance of a potential future adoption for them, is of significant benefit to me, and serves as proper legal consideration in exchange for my agreements stated in this contract. I have read this agreement in its entirety, and I agree that all statements and stated agreements contained in this document are made by me, and are truthful, under penalty of perjury under the laws of the state of California.
During events, I agree to wear my SCARS attire and represent the squad in a positive and respectful manner. I agree to be a team player maintaining a positive attitude and enthusiastic spirit. I agree to approach a Co-Founder in private or when the time is appropriate to address any concerns or suggestions that need further attention. I agree to be present and focused on my foster; keeping in mind the safety and comfort of my foster and the other participating animals; we are one squad.
I agree to respect, nurture, upkeep, love, caress, comfort and tend to the happiness and welfare of every rescue I encounter or am assigned to support at ANY time I am in their presence and during all/any event(s).
I agree to be proactive and be of service and support. That my participation will not result in contributing to more work or create conflict.
As an affiliate of The SCARS, I agree to conduct myself in a professional and respectful manner at all times; this includes social media and community events. I will share photos and videos with The SCARS in the efforts that they will be used to assist in the adoption of the rescues I worked with or helped with.
As a volunteer, I agree to do my best to represent The SCARS to the public in an accurate and professional manner. If approved as a volunteer, will agree to accept the training provided in the program and understand that my participation is purely voluntary, without compensation; participation may be withdrawn or denied for any reason whatsoever and without cause. I understand that public relations is an important part of volunteering. On behalf of myself, my heirs, personal representatives, and executors, I hereby allow The SCARS, Inc. to use any images, photographs and video taken of me for use in public relation efforts. I agree to let The SCARS add my email to their list for communication in the future.