In consideration for being accepted by Riverchase United Methodist Church for participation in All 2023 Riverchase UMC Youth Events, we (I), being 21 years of age or older, do for ourselves (myself) (and for and on behalf of my child-participant if said child is not 21 years of age or older) do hereby release, forever discharge and agree to hold harmless Riverchase United Methodist Church and the directors thereof from any and all liability, claims or demands for personal injury, sickness or death, as well as property damage and expenses, of any nature whatsoever which may be incurred by the undersigned and the child participant that occur while said child is participating in the above-described trip or activity
Furthermore, we (I), [and on behalf of our (my) child-participant if under age of 21 years] thereby assume all risk of personal injury, sickness, death, damage, and expense as a result of participation in recreation and work activities involved therein.
Further, authorization and permission is hereby given to said church to furnish any necessary transportation, food, and lodging for this participant.
The undersigned further hereby agree to hold harmless and indemnify said church, its directors, employees, and agents, for any liability sustained by said church as the result of the negligent, willful or intentional acts of said participant, including expenses incurred attendant thereto. (If the participant has not attained the age of 21 years):
We (I) are the parent(s) or legal guardian(s) of this participant, and hereby grant our (my) permission for him (her) to participate fully in said trip, and hereby give our (my) permission to take said participant to a doctor or hospital and hereby authorize medical treatment, including but not in limitation to emergency surgery or medical treatment, and assume the responsibility of all medical bills, if any.
Further, should it be necessary for the participant to return home due to medical reasons, disciplinary action or otherwise, we (I) hereby assume all transportation costs.