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One Step Closer Animal Rescue (O.S.C.A.R.)

'Helping you find your new best friend'

Sparta, NJ

Volunteer Form, Waiver & Liability Release

O.S.C.A.R is an organization that is run by volunteers. We always need and appreciate people willing to help us with our mission of saving animals.

Once you fill out the Volunteer form, we will be able to match you the activities of your choice. Thank you for offering to help us with the greatest of rescue needs.

Please note: Kennel volunteers (working directly with the animals at our kennel) MUST be 16 years or older. If kennel volunteers are under 16 years old, their parent/guardian must be present at all times. We are happy to have younger volunteers (any age) helping at bake sales, supply drives and adoption events.

Fields with * are required.


VOLUNTEER INFO
* First Name:
* Last Name:
* Street Address:
* City State Zip:
* Phone:
* Email:
* Age: Under 16
16-21
Adult



I AM INTERESTED IN:
    There are lots of opportunities. Please check ALL that you are interested in.

Office Work: Mailing, Filing, Clerical Duties
Returning telephone calls/emails about pets for adoption
Grant Writing

Transporting Pets: To Vet Appointments
To Rescue Groups
To Foster/Permanent Homes

Working with Pets: Training Pets
Grooming/Bathing Pets
Walking Dogs

OSCAR Activities: Home Visits
Fundraising
Supply Drives
Adoption Events


COMMUNITY:
    We are pleased that many local organizations are stepping up to volunteer at O.S.C.A.R.

    If you are volunteering though/with a group, please specify:

Community Groups: School
Scouts
Community Service
Local Organization
Local Business
Other

Please provide the name of the school, troop, business or organization:




ABOUT YOURSELF:

Please provide additional information about yourself and your interest in becoming an
O.S.C.A.R. Volunteer.





VOLUNTEER WAIVER AND LIABILITY RELEASE

Waiver Date:
First Name:
Last Name:
Birthdate:


EMERGENCY CONTACT INFORMATION
In case of emergency, I authorize One Step Closer Animal Rescue, Inc., to notify the contacts listed below:

Primary Emergency Contact:
First & Last Name:
Relationship:
Street Address:
City State Zip:
Phone:

Secondary Emergency Contact:
First & Last Name:
Relationship:
Street Address:
City State Zip:
Phone:


RELEASE OF LIABILITY AND WAIVER

  • I understand that because I may handle and/or come in contact with animals, it is important to discuss being vaccinated against tetanus with my physician. I release One Step Closer Animal Rescue, Inc., from all responsibility that may occur because of my not pursuing this matter further and I understand whatever decision I make is at my own risk. I have read, understand and agree to the above tetanus information.

  • I acknowledge and understand that as a volunteer of One Step Closer Animal Rescue, Inc., I am not covered by workers’ compensation or any other insurance policy through One Step Closer Animal Rescue, Inc. for any damages or injuries I may sustain during volunteer activities. I understand that I am responsible for obtaining health insurance coverage through an independent health insurance company.

  • I fully understand that as a part of my volunteer work for One Step Closer Animal Rescue, Inc., I will come into contact with animals either by directly handling them, fostering or through assisting in their care and adoption. Further, I understand that working with animals carries a risk of injury, and that it is possible that I may be bitten, scratched, and/or otherwise injured.

  • I fully understand that as a volunteer and/or foster home for One Step Closer Animal Rescue, Inc., my family may come in contact with animals at One Step Closer Animal Rescue, Inc. events, and I and my family and/or guests may come into contact with animals in my home if I am fostering an animal. I understand that working with animals carries a risk of injury, and it is possible that my family and/or guests may be bitten, scratched and/or otherwise injured.

  • My signature to this volunteer liability release attests to my intent to hold harmless and release from all liability One Step Closer Animal Rescue, Inc. or any of its past, present or future Officers, agents, volunteers, employees or assigns, from all acts which are related to the normal performance of required and implied duties. My signature, whether original, by fax or any other electronic means, is valid as if it were an original signature.

VOLUNTEER WAIVER SIGNATURE

Volunteer Signature:
Date:

    Note: If under the age of 18 years old, legal guardian must sign, also.
Guardian Signature:

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