Participant liability release and personal release

Participant liability

I, (“Participant”) intending to be legally bound, understand and agree that I am voluntarily participating in the Gawad Kalinga as an International Volunteer, and all of its activities including, but not limited to, building a home for the poor, and I execute this Participant Liability Release and Waiver (“Release”) in favor of Gawad Kalinga Foundation, Inc. their directors, officers, employees, and agents (collectively, “GK”)

I desire to participate in the Event and engage in the activities related to being a participant. I understand that the activities may include, but are not limited to, traveling to and from other cities and towns, consuming food and living in accommodations available and provided away form home, working in the GK offices, constructing and rehabilitating residential buildings and other construction related activities.

I release and forever discharge and hold harmless GK, its successors and assigns form any and all liability, claims, and demands of whatever kind or nature, either in law or in equity, which arise or may hereafter arise form my work for GK.

I understand and acknowledge that this Release discharges GK from any liability or claim that I may have against GK with respect to any bodily inquiry, personal injury, illness, death or property damage that may result from my participation in the Event. I also understand, that, except as delineated, GK does not assume any responsibility for or obligation to provide financial assistance or other assistance, including but not limited to medical, health or disability insurance, in the event of injury, illness, death or property damage.

I understand that, except as otherwise agreed to by GK in writing. GK does not carry or maintain health, medical or disability insurance coverage for any volunteer.

Except as otherwise agreed to by GK in writing, I hereby release and forever discharge GK from any claim whatsoever which arises or may hereafter arise on account of any first-aid treatment or other medical services rendered in connection with an emergency during my time with GK.

I understand that my time with GK may include activities that may be hazardous to me, including, but not limited to, construction activities, loading and unloading of heavy equipment and materials, and local transportation to and from the work sites. So, I recognize and understand that my time with GK may, in some situations, involve inherently dangerous activities. I hereby expressly and specifically assume the risk of injury or harm in these activities and release GK from all liability for injury, illness, death, or property damage resulting form the activities of my time with GK.

I grant and convey unto GK all right, title, and interest in any and all photographic images and video or audio recordings made by GK during my work for GK, including, but not limited to, any royalties, proceeds, or other benefits derived form such photographs and recordings.