For this agreement “Garin Tzabar” or “TZOFIM” will include all of our organizations worldwide:

  • USA – Friends of Israel Scouts (“FOIS”)
  • EUROPE – Israeli Scouts Western Europe (UK)
  • ISRAEL – Tzofim Tzabar Olami and/or Israeli scouts (tzofim) and/or Garin Itanu program
  • Australia – Ha’Tzofim Australia

I, the undersigned Parent/Guardian (“Parent”) hereby consents and gives permission for my Son/Daughter (“Child”), on my behalf and my Child’s behalf, to participate in “Garin Tzabar” Program and Seminars (“the Event”), conducted by Tzofim Tzabar Olami, RA. (Israeli non-profit), Friends of Israel Scouts, and/or their affiliates, related entities, officers, directors, employees, volunteers, members, agents and representatives (individually and collectively, “TZOFIM”), including all activities and times during the Event, arrival at and departure from the Event, and early dismissal or expulsion, if any, from the Event, which will take place, among other dates, on the dates that has been published to the participants or on the program website, and any other date(s) to which such Event may may be scheduled or postponed.

Accordingly, I hereby declare that:

Parent and Child each understand and agree that the Event may include activities involving some risk to Child. Parent and Child each represent that Child is in sound physical, mental and emotional health and fully able to participate in all Event activities without need of individualized or specialized attention, accommodation or medical regimen.

Parent and Child each agree that TZOFIM has the right, in its sole discretion, to determine that Child may not participate in the Event or Event specific activities and, further, in its sole discretion, to determine that Child shall be dismissed or expelled from the Event.

In case of a medical emergency involving Child, if Parent or another parent or guardian of Child cannot be reached, Parent hereby consents and gives permission to the Event Director(s) or anyone acting on his behalf to secure necessary and appropriate treatment for Child including hospitalization, anesthesia, surgery and any other emergency treatments deemed necessary by a physician. Parent agrees that TZOFIM is not responsible for any medical expenses incurred by or on behalf of Child and authorizes TZOFIM to directly contact and deal with any health insurance company that may provide coverage for Child and/or agree to indemnify TZOFIM for any expenses incurred with respect to said medical emergency not covered by said health insurance company.

In consideration for Child’s acceptance to participate in the Event, Parent and Child (and Parent on behalf of child), each for themselves, and their heirs, representatives, and next of kin, hereby forever release, waive, discharge and covenant not to sue, and agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless TZOFIM and each of their (individually or collectively) affiliates, related entities, officers, directors, employees, volunteers, members, agents and representatives, from and with respect to any and all claims, demands, actions, rights of action, and liability, damage, cost, loss and expense (including attorneys’ fees) of any kind whatsoever, past, present and future, both known and unknown, including those which have not yet arisen or matured, either in law or in equity, arising from, related to or in connection with Child’s participation in the Event, including but not limited to claims for negligence on the part of TZOFIM or any other person or entity, claims under the Americans with Disabilities Act and all other anti-discrimination laws and regulations of any jurisdiction, claims for any delay, property damage, loss or theft, bodily injury, accident, illness, disease, death, mental or emotional injury, and all other claims for damage, cost, loss or expense of any nature whatsoever.

Parent and Child hereby also consents and grant TZOFIM the absolute right and unrestricted permission to take and use any photographic portraits, pictures, digital images, videotapes, videos, films, sound recordings and any other type of media (individually and collectively as “Media”) of Child, or in which Child may be included in whole or in part, or reproductions thereof, for any lawful purpose whatsoever, including but not limited to distribution, publication, transmission, or otherwise use of such Media in printed materials, newsletters, films, videos and digital images, in any platform, without payment or any other consideration or consent.

Parent and Child understands that Child may be identified in any Media that TZOFIM would consider appropriate for release to magazines, newspapers, television, the World Wide Web sites, social media and/or other publications. Parent and Child further understand that any such publication may include Childs’ name, and Parent and Child consents to the use of Child’s name as part of any related publication. Parent and Child further understand that any such Media is the property of TZOFIM which are entitled to unrestricted usage of the Media at its full discretion, and that neither My Child nor I are entitled to any compensation for or rights in the Media.

Parent and Child hereby waive any right that Parent or Child may have, including but not limited to copyrights, privacy rights or any right to inspect and/or approve said Media or any finished product in which the Media will be incorporated, or a copy that may be used in connection therewith, wherein Child’s appears in part or in whole, or the use to which it may be applied.

Parent and Child hereby release, discharge, and agree to indemnify and hold harmless TZOFIM from all liability, claims, demands, and causes of action that Parent or Child have or may have by reason of this consent and/or taking and/or use of the Media.

Parent and Child each agree that this and any other agreement related to the Event, and all disputes, issues and matters arising from, related to or in connection with the Event, are to be governed by the laws of the State, without giving effect to principles of conflicts of laws. Parent and Child each hereby consent to the exercise of personal jurisdiction over each of Parent and Child by the courts of the State and the federal court in connection with any matter arising from, related to or in connection with the Event, or this and any other agreement related thereto, and Parent and Child each further agree that such courts shall have exclusive jurisdiction over all such matters. If any term or provision hereof is determined to be invalid by a court of competent jurisdiction, the remaining terms and provisions shall remain unimpaired and in full force and effect.

Parent and Child hereby state that Child currently suffers from the following medical conditions and/or allergies and that he takes the following medications on a regular basis (leave blank if not relevant):


Parent represents that he/she is at least eighteen (18) years of age and fully competent to sign this Release.  Parent and Child represent that they have read, understand and agree to the above terms and conditions.