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volunteer for GUGM

Do you want to do something that is satisfying and a great service to your community? Become a Vive tú Vida! Get Up! Get Moving! volunteer.

So, you ask what is Vive tú Vida! Get Up! Get Moving?

It’s only the nation’s largest Hispanic family health and physical fitness event at GROVEFEST that offers an excellent opportunity for low-income, underinsured and uninsured families to receive:

  • Free Health Screenings* (Flu shots, Dental, Glucose, Cholesterol, Kidney, STD testing, Mammograms** and more)!
  • Free Produce Giveaway***
  • Free Physical Activities
  • Free Nutrition and Health Education

When and Where?

Saturday, November 4, 2017 from 10AM to 3PM at
W.W. Samuell High School
8928 Palisade Drive
Dallas, TX 75217

Volunteers are needed to help serve this community.

The only qualifications required are your desire to help someone in need, must be 18 years or older (if under 18 years old, must be accompanied by an adult 18 years or older).

How do you get involved?

Just sign up online to lend a helping hand.

Vive tú Vida! Get Up! Get Moving! is a community event presented by The Concilio and the National Alliance for Hispanic Health, partnered with Southeast Dallas Chamber of Commerce and The City of Dallas – City Council District 5, Hon. Rick Callahan.

*Health screenings are on a first come, first serve basis and only available between 10:00 am -2:30 pm. ** Mammogram screenings by appointment only, call Parkland Hospital at (214-266-3418) and request an appointment at The Concilio’s Vive tú Vida! Get Up! Get Moving! event on November 4 at GROVEFEST 2017. *** Some restrictions may apply.

Participant Information

Thank you for your interest in becoming a volunteer of Vive tu Vida! Get Up! Get Moving!® 2017.

We are excited about your interest in volunteering and being a special part of our 11th anniversary of ¡Vive tu Vida! Get Up! Get Moving! ® to be held on Saturday, November 4, 2017 from 10AM to 3PM at W.W. Samuell High School, 8928 Palisade Drive, Dallas, TX 75217.

Please fill in the following information. For any additional questions, please contact us at 214.818.0481 or by email at ltudon@theconcilio.org

DISCLAIMER

WHEREAS, The Concilio is coordinating volunteer services for a special event entitled "¡Vive tu Vida! Get Up! Get Moving!®" Family Health and Fitness Fair, WHEREAS, I, desire to volunteer and participate in the work. NOW, THEREFORE, WITNESSETH: I, for good and valuable consideration, the receipt and sufficiency of which is hereby acknowledged, agree as follows:

1. I am 18 years of age or older, or if I am younger than 18 years of age, my parent or guardian consents to the terms of this release and waiver of liability and is also executing this agreement.

2. That by virtue of providing volunteer services in the health fair, (a) I am not entitled to any Concilio benefits, whether under The Concilio's Retirement, Health Benefits, or Pension Plans or under Texas unemployment compensation or worker's compensation statutes, and (b) I am not an employee of The Concilio.

3. I hereby hold harmless and release The Concilio, its officers, agents, and employees, from any and all liability, claims, suits or damages, including death, which may be sustained by, or result from, my involvement in the health fair. Additionally, I EXPRESSLY AGREE TO BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR THE CONSEQUENCES OF MY PARTICIPATION IN THE HEALTH FAIR, AND EXPRESSLY AGREE NOT TO FILE A CLAIM OR LAWSUIT AGAINST THE CONCILIO, ITS OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES AND AGENTS, AND FULLY RELEASE THE CONCILIO, ITS OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AND AGENTS, FROM ANY LIABILITY FOR INJURY TO MYSELF OR DAMAGE TO MY PROPERTY OCCURRING IN THE HEALTH FAIR, REGARDLESS OF WHETHER THE DAMAGE OR INJURY WAS CONTRIBUTED TO IN ANY WAY BY THE NEGLIGENCE OR FAULT OF THE CONCILIO, ITS OFFICERS, AGENTS OR EMPLOYEES.

4. I understand and agree that execution of the Release and Waiver of Liability for Voluntary Services does not constitute a release or waiver by The Concilio of the defense of governmental immunity, or any other legal defense which may be applicable with respect to any claim which may arise against The Concilio.

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