I understand that some volunteer positions at MCS require reference checks and criminal background checks. I authorize the investigation of all statements contained in this application. I also authorize MCS to contact listed references. I authorize any person, school, employer and organization named in this application form to provide MCS with relevant information and opinion that may be useful to the agency in making a volunteer placement decision, and I release such person and organizations from any legal liability in making such statements. I understand that acceptance as a MCS volunteer and assignment to a volunteer position is based on assessment by program staff and the availability of a suitable position for me. I also understand that submitting this application does not obligate me as a volunteer with MCS. I give MCS permission to take photos of me during this event for use in publications and advertising. I release MCS from liability in the event of injury while or during my volunteer activities.