Terms of Participation

The mission of Mid-Valley Harvest is to reduce hunger, build community and promote sustainable living. I will conduct myself in a manner consistent with that mission while attending Mid-Valley Harvest sponsored events. By registering as a volunteer with Mid-Valley Harvest and attending events that we sponsor, you are agreeing to the following terms of participation:

Responsibilities Before Harvest

  1. I will read and check off the Release and Waiver of Liability, Assumption of Risk, and Indemnity Agreement when I sign up for harvests.
  2. I will cancel my roster spot, including from the wait list, if I am unable to attend.

Responsibilities During Harvest

  1. I understand that harvests are conducted on private property that the owner has granted Mid-Valley Harvest permission to enter and harvest. I will conduct myself in a manner that is respectful of the owner's property at all times.
  2. I will be punctual in arriving at harvests.
  3. I will listen to, and follow the rules of, the orientation about the harvest given by the harvest leader.
  4. I will be respectful of other participants at harvests.
  5. I will follow all directions given to me by the harvest leader or designated assistants.
  6. I will commit to volunteering at the harvest for the entire scheduled time (usually two hours).
  7. I will donate at least half of what I pick. I may keep the remainder for personal use.

Prohibited During Harvest

  1. I will not bring unregistered adults to harvests.
  2. I will not smoke at harvests.
  3. I will not bring alcohol or firearms to harvests.
  4. I will not bring glass containers to harvests.

I understand that Mid-Valley Harvest reserves the right to deny me entry to a harvest, or require me to leave a harvest, or remove me from the registration list if I do not follow these Terms of Participation.