The Elmhurst Baptist Church and its leaders, officers, employees, contractors, agents, volunteers, and representatives, are not responsible for any injury, loss, or damage of any kind whatsoever, sustained by any person or their property while participating in events, travelling, and all related Church activities.

Assumption of Risks:

In consideration of the Elmhurst Baptist Church, allowing me, or my child, to participate in events, travel, and all related Church activities. I acknowledge that I am aware of the possible risks, dangers, and hazards associated with the participation in such activities including the possible risks associated with travelling, possibility of personal injury incurred while using private or public transportation, medical issues arising before, during, or after the activities. I, for myself and/or my child, voluntarily accept and fully assume all liability for such risks, dangers, and hazards and the possibility of property damage or loss, personal injury, partial or permanent disability, or even death, as a result of my or my child’s participation in the Event.

Release of Liability and Agreement:

I agree on behalf of myself and/or my child to assume and accept any risks, to waive and release the Elmhurst Baptist Church from any and all liability for any loss, damage, injury, or expense that I, or my child may suffer. I also agree to indemnify and hold harmless the Church from any and all liability for any damage to the personal property of, or personal injury to, all claims, demands, actions, and/or costs for any loss, injury, or expense whatsoever.

Acknowledgement of Participant:

I, the undersigned Participant, understand that I am responsible to act in a safe and responsible fashion, to follow the instructions or directions, to comply with safety regulations as directed by the persons in charge of the Event, including designated leaders and drivers of private or public transportation. I will be solely responsible for myself, will wear a seat-belt when available and will not disturb or distract the driver. I acknowledge that it is my responsibility to obtain and wear appropriate safety equipment and I will not endanger my safety or others’ at any time.


Acknowledgement of Parent or Guardian of Participant:

We, the undersigned Parents or Guardian of the Participant, hereby authorize and consent to the Participant’s involvement in the Event, including any use of private or public transportation deemed necessary by the persons in charge of the Event for Participant travel to and from their activities, or to the nearest suitable Medical or Hospital Facility in the event that an emergency or other medical treatment not available at the site. We hereby consent to and authorize such emergency or other medical treatment of the participant as may be deemed advisable in the event of accident, injury, or illness during the Event.