Thank you for your interest in volunteering at First Americans Museum! This form is for youth ages 17 and under only. The prospective volunteer's parent or guardian must complete this form. Once you complete the form, click the continue button at the bottom.
FAM welcomes teens ages 16 and up to volunteer with an approved application on file. Youth ages 13-15 are invited to volunteer with an accompanying adult. Both the youth and adult must have a completed form on file. If you are an adult who would like to register to volunteer, please complete this form.
Please allow 10-15 minutes to complete this form.
This form must be completed by the prospective youth volunteer's parent or legal guardian. Please add your information below.
Please complete your child's personal information here.
In which of these areas do you feel your child has moderate to excellent skill? Check at least one and as many as you like that apply.
Select your child's top volunteer assignment choices.
Please indicate the days and times your child are usually available to volunteer.
In the event of an emergency who should we notify?
We like to keep volunteers informed of important news, schedules, and volunteer opportunities by email. Use the checkboxes below to select the kinds of email you would like your child to receive from us.
Volgistics Volunteer Alerts sends reminders, alerts, and custom messages from System Operators and
Coordinators. Use this section to opt-in and opt-out of text messaging (also known as "SMS"),
and initially set how you would like to receive messages. Your messages can be delivered as emails,
text messages, or none. You can change this at any time through VicNet. View supported phone carriers.
Message and Data Rates May Apply. For help or information on this program send "HELP" to 28344.
You can send "STOP" to 28344 at any time to opt out. For additional assistance, call 888-891-6978 or
Message frequency based on account settings.
Messages are not guaranteed to be delivered. All messages will be sent by email until you respond "YES"
to the welcome text message sent after the application form is submitted. Message preferences
can be changed in VicNet on the Account tab.
FAM Opening volunteers: Leave this section blank unless your child is also applying for permanent volunteer positions.
Please list two professional or personal references that can speak to your child's skills as a prospective volunteer.
I, the volunteer or parent/legal guardian, hereby give American Indian Cultural Center Foundation, operator of the First Americans Museum, and its employees, designees, agents, licensees, subcontractors, and authorized representatives permission to photograph, film, record, and/or otherwise capture my image, likeness, and/or voice (collectively, the “Materials”), and I hereby irrevocably grant to it and its affiliated entities, successors, and assigns (collectively, the “Museum Group”), the right to copyright, publish, reproduce, and otherwise use the Materials and my name and identification (as stated below) for lawful purposes related to the First Americans Museum. There are no time or geographical limitations on this grant of rights.
I hereby forever release each member of the Museum Group from any claims and causes of action, now known or later discovered, for, among other things, invasion of privacy, right of publicity, and defamation, arising out of the use of the Materials as authorized by this Release. I have completely read and fully understand and agree to all of the provisions of this Release. I am fully authorized to give this permission and release. I waive any right to inspect or approve the Materials as to their use by any member of the Museum Group. I am over the age of 18 years old.
I acknowledge I am a volunteer of the American Indian Cultural Center Foundation (“AICCF”), operator of First Americans Museum (“FAM”). I acknowledge that I am not an employee of AICCF nor under any employment contract with it. I acknowledge I am of sound body and mind and have no physical or other impairments that prevent or limit me from performing such volunteer work. I understand that this activity may carry inherent risks and that I can avoid these inherent risks by not participating. I understand that factors beyond my control, including negligence, may affect my safety and well-being. In signing this Volunteer Acknowledgement and General Release, I acknowledge that I participate willingly.
If injured, I will rely solely on my own insurance or resources to cover any medical bills or other expenses or losses. I understand that no workers’ compensation or third-party insurance will be available to me from AICCF. I hereby release AICCF and its officers, directors, agents, representatives, employees, contractors, affiliates, successors, and assigns, from any and all liability for any claims or losses that I now have, ever had, or may ever have, related, in any way, to my volunteer activities in relation to these events. In the event of a medical emergency, I hereby give AICCF my permission to secure treatment for me and, if necessary, to secure my transportation to the nearest suitable hospital, all at my expense.
You, as an AICCF volunteer, represent, covenant and agree that you will not at any time during or after volunteering with the AICCF, through any medium, either orally or in writing, including, but not limited to, electronic mail, television or radio, computer networks or Internet bulletin boards, blogs, social media (such as Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, etc.) or any form of communication, disparage, defame, impugn, damage or assail the reputation, or cause or tend to cause the recipient of a communication to question the business condition, integrity, competence, good character, professionalism, or product quality of the AICCF and/or FAM or its directors, officers, employees, services or business practices, as applicable, whether by virtue of this Agreement or any of the details covered by this Agreement, except as follows: Volunteer’s counsel, immediate family or spouse, when such disclosure is required by a subpoena issued by a court of competent jurisdiction, and except as required by law or order of court. Nothing in this provision shall be read to prohibit regular and commercially reasonable and acceptable competitive business speech by the volunteer.
Please select the password your child would like to use to access the online Volunteer Information Center, where they will sign up for shifts and receive updates from FAM.
I understand and agree that submitting this application form does not automatically register me as a First Americans Museum volunteer, and that there may be certain qualifications I must meet, including the acceptance of established volunteer policies and procedures—including confidentiality and non-disparagement—before I may begin volunteering. I also consent to undergo a background check.
By submitting this form, I attest that the information I have provided on the form is true and accurate.