Volunteer Service Agreement

The Marathon Messiah’s Praise is an annual praise event, organized by the Youths of the Redeemed Christian Church of God to give gratitude to God for the life of Pastor Enoch Adejare Adeboye (General Overseer, The Redeemed Christian Church of God) during his (Pastor Enoch Adejare Adeboye’s) birthday in March.

Marathon Messiah’s Praise recognizes the value and importance of the contributions of its volunteers and is pleased to confirm your engagement as one of its duly authorized volunteers. To ensure that everyone understands their responsibilities and obligations, this agreement details the boundaries under which you agree to volunteer your services as Marathon Messiah’s Praise formally accepts your offer.

This agreement serves to assure you of our appreciation of your services and indicates our commitment to ensuring that your experience as a volunteer is both productive and rewarding.

Below is the license/agreement to anyone who wants to volunteer in any unit or department during the programme.

As a Marathon Messiah’s Praise volunteer;

  • I agree to volunteer my services as directed by the organizers of Marathon Messiah’s Praise (MMP). I will participate in orientation and training. I am authorizing the Marathon Messiah’s Praise to contact my references.
  • I understand the schedule for the event and know that its success depends on my services. If for ANY reason I cannot keep my commitments, I will notify my supervisor, and/or Marathon Messiah’s Praise in advance.
  • I agree and understand that any work I perform within the scope of this agreement will be provided on a voluntary basis and that I do not expect payment or other compensation for performing such work. I also understand that a volunteer position does not constitute an employee-employer relationship with Marathon Messiah’s Praise and that I serve at the discretion of Marathon Messiah’s Praise.
  • I agree not to divulge any information regarding persons who are receiving services or other assistance from Marathon Messiah’s Praise or otherwise involved in my volunteer services. I recognize that unauthorized release of confidential information may make me a subject to a criminal action.
  • I understand that I am fully responsible for maintaining my own personal records of time volunteered to Marathon Messiah’s Praise for the purposes of internships, community service, et cetera, subject to my supervisor’s verification. At the end of my volunteer service, I can have my supervisor sign a letter documenting hours donated, and I understand that Marathon Messiah’s Praise will maintain no permanent record of this time. I understand that I will be required to sign in and out.
  • I understand that I am covered under the Marathon Messiah’s Praise Workers’ Health Services in the event of an injury from rendering a volunteer service. I will report any injury or incident to my supervisor immediately.
  • I understand that the Marathon Messiah’s Praise has a zero-tolerance policy against any type of violence, theft, threat or intimidation, implied or actual in the workplace or during the event. I agree to comply with this policy and recognize that I will also be protected by it.
  • I understand that Marathon Messiah’s Praise has a zero-tolerance policy against any use of, or being under the influence of, illegal drugs or alcohol in the workplace or during the event. I agree to comply with this policy.
  • I understand that Marathon Messiah’s Praise has a policy against harassment in the workplace or during the event which includes verbal, physical, visual and sexual harassment. I agree to comply with this policy.
  • I understand that Marathon Messiah’s Praise is not responsible for loss or damage to personal belongings.
  • I understand and agree that all rights, title, and interest, including copyright to my image and the usage of my image, pictures, either still or moving can be used by Marathon Messiah’s Praise for public viewing and other things necessary as deemed fit by Marathon Messiah’s Praise, as long as it does not include anything illegal.
  • I understand and agree that all rights, title, and interest, including copyright, in and to any materials created by me as a volunteer during and after the term of this agreement shall belong to Marathon Messiah’s Praise upon creation and shall continue in the Marathon Messiah’s Praise’s exclusive ownership upon termination of this agreement. Such materials shall be a work for hire within the meaning of the Copyright Act of 1976, as amended. If and to the extent that any portion of the materials created by me under this agreement are determined not to be a work for hire, I assign to Marathon Messiah’s Praise all rights, title and interest in such portion of the materials, including all related copyrights and other proprietary rights. I agree that the provisions of this paragraph shall be effective unless otherwise agreed to in writing by Marathon Messiah’s Praise and I. I agree to cooperate with Marathon Messiah’s Praise and to execute any document reasonably necessary to given these provisions full force and effect, even if this agreement has been terminated.
  • I understand that this agreement remains in effect only so long as it is mutually agreeable to both Marathon Messiah’s Praise and me and that either I or Marathon Messiah’s Praise may terminate this agreement at any time, with or without cause, and with or without advance notice.

I hereby volunteer to perform the duties described in the job description assigned and to the time commitment that I have provided to the Marathon Messiah’s Praise.

Click I agree.