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Welcome to the Missouri Botanical Garden Community Event Registration & Volunteer Information System. Thank you for your desire to serve as part of the Missouri Botanical Garden team which includes the Butterfly House, Shaw Nature Reserve, and Litzsinger Road Ecology Center. Please complete the information requested below and submit your application for review. Applicants between the ages of 14 and 18 must submit a completed Parent/Legal Guardian Consent form (see terms and conditions). We look forward to serving with you!

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This is an application to serve as a volunteer with the Missouri Botanical Garden, Butterfly House, Shaw Nature Reserve, or Litzsinger Road Ecology Center. If you are between the ages of 14 and 18, in addition to accepting the Terms and Conditions, the Parent/Legal Guardian Consent Form must be completed and submitted prior to beginning your assignment.


Volunteers are not employees of the Garden and do not receive monetary compensation. All qualified volunteer applications will receive consideration without regard to race, color, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), religion, national origin, citizenship, age, sexual orientation, disability, veteran status, marital status, or any other basis prohibited by law. If accommodation assistance is needed to complete this application and/or volunteer application process, please contact the Volunteer Program Office (314-577-5187).


The information in this application is true and complete and I have not knowingly withheld any information. I understand that misrepresentations or omissions may be cause for my immediate rejection as a volunteer applicant or my termination as a volunteer. I authorize verification of all information contained in this application. As a volunteer of the Missouri Botanical Garden, I agree to follow all Garden guidelines and policies. I am aware that the Garden has the right to release me from service at any time, just as I have the right to withdraw from volunteer service at any time.


I recognize that the Garden may record, film, photograph, audiotape, or videotape my name, image, likeness, or volunteer work, and I grant permission to the Garden to display, publish, distribute, or exhibit such for purpose of and in connection with any material that may be created by the Garden.


As a Missouri Botanical Garden volunteer you may not share information through social media or other means that is confidential and proprietary about the Garden. This includes, any information that has not been publicly released by the Garden and / or information that the Garden considers confidential and proprietary


As consideration for the Garden's decision to allow me to serve as a volunteer for the Garden, I hereby fully and forever release and discharge the Garden, its affiliates, members, directors, officers, employees, agents, and representatives (collectively, the "Releasees") from any and all liability for claims of injury, death, economic damage, property damage, costs, liabilities, expenses, losses, fines, and obligations of any nature (including reasonalbe attorneys' fees) that are caused by negligence or fault on the part of any of the Releasees in connection with my volunteering with the Garden or as a result of or during any of the Releasees' administering of first aid or seeking of medical care for me. Furthermore I agree that this Form shall be governed in every respect by the laws of the State of Missouri. This release of liability does not purport to release the Releasees from liability for intentional torts, gross negligence, or activities involving the public interest.


I understand the Garden is a smoke-free environment.