Please note - by registering for the Rescue Reunion Picnic you agree to the following:
I understand that participating in the above generally described event and related activities may be dangerous and may involve risk of injury and/or property damage to myself and others. Accordingly, I agree that my participation in the above-referenced event is done at my own risk; and, I RELEASE AND AGREE TO HOLD HARMLESS As Good As Gold - Golden Retriever Rescue of Illinois, an Illinois not-for-profit corporation and all officers, directors and staff of As Good As Gold - Golden Retriever Rescue of Illinois as well as its members and/or volunteers at such event together with any and all persons or entities who are promoters, sponsors, and other participants in such event (hereinafter collectively called “Releasees”) from all liability for negligence or otherwise.
I assume all responsibility for the risk of bodily injury, illness, death of myself, and for any property damage while on the premises described above, or while engaged in the above event or related activities. I AGREE NOT TO SUE any Releasees, and I release and agree to indemnify all Releasees from and for all liability for loss or damage, and any claims or demands on account of injury to my person or property whether caused by the negligence of the Releasees or otherwise.
I understand that this Event Release is intended to be as broad and inclusive as is permitted by the laws of the State of Illinois and I agree to be bound by a broad and inclusive interpretation of this Event Release; and, if any part hereof is held invalid, I agree that the balance shall continue in full force and effect. I have read and voluntarily signed this Event Release and further agree that no oral representations, statements, modification, exceptions or inducements apart from the foregoing written agreements have been made.
As Good as Gold – Golden Retriever Rescue of Illinois is a membership-based, volunteer-supported 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.
As Good as Gold – Golden Retriever Rescue of Illinois is dedicated to the rescue, care and adoption of Golden Retrievers and golden mixes who are in need. In addition, As Good as Gold educates Golden Retriever guardians and the general public about the importance of spaying/neutering, positive training methods, diet and exercise, appropriate medical treatment and humane care.
To demonstrate its ongoing commitment to the core values of integrity, honesty, fairness, openness respect, and responsibility, As Good as Gold has formally adopted a Statement of Values and Code of Ethics to which all board members, staff, and member/volunteers will adhere.
Our values support a rewarding experience as a member, volunteer, or partner.
Our respect for other ethical rescue groups promotes good working relationships.
Our best practices support sustained growth and organizational effectiveness.
Our passion enables small miracles for the dogs and the people who love them.