Volunteer Enrollment Form


Thank you for your interest in becoming a volunteer with the Koreatown Youth and Community Center (KYCC)!  We're excited to have you join our team and work with us to improve the lives of our youth, families and community.  The goal of our volunteer programs is to get you engaged with KYCC and the community and we hope you'll be able to do both and find this to be a fulfilling and fun experience.  

Should you have any questions about completing this form or encounter any issues, please don't hesitate to contact KYCC's Development Coordinator, Ernie Yoshikawa at (213) 365-7400 ext. 5239 or volunteer@kyccla.org.  

Thank you again and we look forward to working together!

Volunteer Information
  • The following questions are for contact and demographic data collection purposes only.  Your personal information is confidential and will not be shared outside the agency.
  • To make multiple selections, you may press and hold CONTROL while clicking on the appropriate responses.



Emergency Contact #1


Media Consent
I hereby consent to the participation in interviews, the use of quotes, creative materials (e.g., student artwork) and the taking of photographs, movies or videos of the agency. I also grant the Koreatown Youth and Community Center (KYCC) the right to edit, use, and reuse said products for nonprofit purposes, including but not limited to, use in print, on the internet, audiovisual presentations, promotional literature, advertising, community presentations, and all other forms of media, without financial compensation and in perpetuity. I also hereby release KYCC and its agents and employees from all claims, demands, and liabilities in connection with the above. I understand that said products may appear in electronic form on the Internet or in the public, and I agree that I will not hold KYCC responsible for any harm that may result. I am at least 18 years old and am competent to contract in my own name. I have read the release before signing on the next page and I fully understand the contents, meaning, and impact of this release. 
Acknowledgment of Handbook Receipt
I acknowledge that I have received a copy of KYCC’s Volunteer Handbook dated February 2009.  I understand that the statements contained in this Handbook are guidelines concerning some of KYCC’s policies and procedures, and do not create any contractual or other legal obligations. I have read and I understand the contents of these policies, and I have been given the opportunity to ask any questions I might have about policies that I did not understand.  I recognize that this Handbook cannot anticipate every situation or answer every question about my participation in the Volunteer Program by KYCC. I understand that KYCC reserves the right to change or revise all or any portion of this Handbook – without advance notice and at any time that KYCC, in its sole discretion, deems such change or revision appropriate or necessary.

Volunteer Agreement: 



I, the undersigned agree to work for Koreatown Youth and Community Center as a volunteer.


As a volunteer, I understand that I control the dates and times when I do the work. I also understand that I will not be compensated for any time spent volunteering, nor am I entitled to benefits, including employment insurance benefits upon the termination of this agreement or as a result of this service.


I am aware that participation as a volunteer may require periods of (a) contact with KYCC staff, community members and other volunteers and (b) other potential risk of injury and will require the exercise of reasonable care to avoid injury. I am voluntarily participating in this activity with knowledge of the hazards and potential dangers involved, and agree to accept any and all risks of personal injury and property damage.


I acknowledge the contagious nature of COVID-19 and voluntarily assume the risk that I may be exposed to or infected by COVID-19 by participating in this program and that such exposure or infection may result in personal injury, illness, permanent disability, and death.


As consideration for volunteering for Koreatown Youth and Community Center, I hereby agree that I, and my assignees, heirs, guardians, and legal representatives, will not make a claim against or sue Koreatown Youth and Community Center or its employees, agents or contractors for injury or damage resulting from the negligence, whether active or passive, or other acts, however caused, by any of its officers, employees, agents, or contractors of Koreatown Youth and Community Center as a result of my volunteering. I HEREBY RELEASE AND DISCHARGE KOREATOWN YOUTH AND COMMUNITY CENTER AND ITS OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS AND CONTRACTORS FROM ALL ACTIONS, CLAIMS, OR DEMANDS THAT I, MY HEIRS, GUARDIANS, AND LEGAL REPRESENTATIVES NOW HAVE, OR MAY HAVE IN THE FUTURE, FOR INJURY OR DAMAGE RESULTING FROM MY PARTICIPATION IN THE PROJECT.


I UNDERSTAND THAT IF I AM INJURED IN THE COURSE OF THE PROJECT, I AM NOT COVERED BY KOREATOWN YOUTH AND COMMUNITY CENTER WORKERS’ COMPENSATION PROGRAM. I authorize Koreatown Youth and Community Center to seek emergency medical treatment on my behalf in case of injury, accident or illness to me arising from my involvement as a volunteer. I understand that I will be responsible for medical costs incurred by such accident, illness or injury.


I understand that the materials and tools provided by Koreatown Youth and Community Center are and remain the property of Koreatown Youth and Community Center, and I agree to return these tools and any remaining materials to Koreatown Youth and Community Center at the end of my volunteer service.