Please complete this application form if you are interested in joining the Catmandu family of volunteers. Once you complete the form, click the Submit button at the bottom.


Name and address


Demographic Information

You may optionally provide the following information. It is used only to help us get a better idea of the demographic make-up of our volunteers.



Availability

Please indicate the days and times you are usually available to volunteer.



Email Preferences

We like to keep volunteers informed of important news, schedules, and volunteer opportunities by email, however will not send you any email you prefer not to receive. Use the checkboxes below to select the kinds of email you would like to receive from us.



References


Emergency Contact


Assignments


Other Information


Waivers and other Legalese

I have received a copy of Catmandu’s rules, regulations and protocol. I agree to abide by the same, as they currently exist or may be amended in the future. I understand and agree that failure to comply with Catmandu’s rules, regulations and protocol is a basis for Catmandu to request my resignation as a volunteer.  

I grant permission to Catmandu to use any photos taken of me or written material that I submit to Catmandu on its web site or in other printed publications or oral presentations without further consideration and I acknowledge Catmandu’s right to crop or treat the photograph at its discretion. 

I assume the unavoidable risks inherent in working with cats or kittens, including but not limited to bodily injury and physical harm. I acknowledge that working, treating, cleaning, transporting and otherwise handling cats or kittens can be dangerous and that cats or kittens have unpredictable temperaments that can cause injury.

I understand and acknowledge that volunteer work at the Catmandu facilities, including but not limited to the indoor and outdoor habitat, may include but is not limited to lifting, working with cleaning solvents, stair climbing, feeding, manual work and long periods of time standing and/or walking. Such activities can sometimes result in bodily injury. 

I understand and acknowledge that volunteer work for Catmandu that consists of transporting cats or kittens to an off-site adoption area, a veterinarian hospital, or a foster home is taken at my own risk and own automobile liability insurance.

 Therefore, by agreeing to these conditions and submitting this volunteer application, I knowingly and voluntarily assume the unavoidable risks inherent with but not limited to the above volunteer work, whether known or unknown, including but not limited to bodily injury and physical harm and agree to the following on behalf of myself or as a guardian to the below identified minor.

I hereby release and discharge Carson City Cares Inc dba Catmandu, its Board of Directors and their agents, employees and representatives (hereinafter collectively known as "Catmandu") from any and all actions, claims, or demands I may now or hereafter have from injury, death or damage resulting from my participation in any and all volunteer work for Catmandu.

I hereby release and discharge Carson City Cares Inc dba Catmandu, its Board of Directors and their agents, employees and representatives (hereinafter collectively known as “Catmandu”) from any and all actions, claims, or demands I may now or hereafter have from injury, death or damage resulting from my participation in any and all volunteer work for Catmandu. Please electronically sign by typing your name.

I HAVE READ THIS RELEASE AND WAIVER OF LIABILITY AND INDEMNITY AGREEMENT CAREFULLY AND COMPLETELY AND FULLY UNDERSTAND ITS CONTENTS. I AM AWARE THAT THIS IS A RELEASE OF LIABILITY AND A CONTRACT BETWEEN MYSELF AND CATMANDU AND AGREE TO ALL OF THE CONDITIONS OF MY OWN FREE WILL. i FURTHER AGREE THAT NO ORAL REPRESENTATIONS, STATEMENTS OR INDUCEMENTS APART FROM THE FOREGOING WRITTEN AGREEMENT HAVE BEEN MADE, AND THAT i RELY ON NONE. THIS AGREEMENT SHALL REMAIN IN EFFECT UNTIL REVOKED IN WRITING BY ME.