Bikes for Military Kids

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The Community House

415 West 8th Street

Hinsdale, IL 60521

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Register your child(ren) for a chance to win a bike and helmet from Rotary Club of Hinsdale and USO Illinois.

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**NOTE** This is a lottery opportunity. Registration does NOT guarantee selection.

As a way to recognize the sacrifices of military youth, USO Illinois and Rotary Club of Hinsdale are providing 100 military youth a new bicycle and safety helmet on Armed Forces Day.

Registration will run April 25 - May 16 at 5:00 p.m. Central

You may only register your child(ren) for the lottery drawing if parent(s) AND child(ren) can commit to being present at The Community House of Hinsdale on May 21st from 8:15-10:15a.m. Central (See pick up information below). A valid military ID will need to be shown at the time of pick-up in order to obtain the bike.

If you have any questions, please reach out to Amy: aorr@uso.org

Bike information:

The bicycles are recommended for children ages 3 to 9, and are bike models with coaster (pedal) brakes in the following sizes and colors:

  • 12-inch with helmet and training wheels (black, silver, and green) (ages 3-5)
  • 12-inch with helmet and training wheels (pink, white, and purple) (ages 3-5)
  • 20-inch with helmet (dark blue and black) (ages 5 to 9 )
  • 20-inch with helmet (light blue, white, pink) (ages 5-9)

Lottery Info:

  • All randomly selected entries will be notified via email by Tuesday, May 17th at 5 p.m. CT
  • Those not selected will be notified via email by Wednesday, May 18th at 5 p.m. CT

Other Info:

  • MUST BE PRESENT ON MAY 15 TO RECEIVE BIKE
  • Pick up time by last name
  • A-F (8:15 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.)
  • G-M (8:45 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.)
  • N-S (9:15 a.m. -9:45 a.m.)
  • T-Z (9:45 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.)
  • ONE ENTRY PER CHILD (duplicate entries will be deleted)
  • If multiple children are in the family, please register each separately
  • Must have own transportation, bikes will be assembled

Eligibility:

  • Youth participants (see age requirement listed above) must be a dependent of currently serving military: Active Duty, National Guard or Reserves
  • Officer or Enlisted
  • Youth of Retired military, IRR, DOD, and Civilians are not eligible for this USO program
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USO Notice of Filming, Photography, and Recording and the Standards of Conduct for USO Entertainment Events

o By registering for this event, you agree (on behalf of yourself and any participating minor of whom you are the parent/legal guardian) to the USO Notice of Filming, Photography, and Recording and the Standards of Conduct for USO Entertainment Events.

USO Waiver and Release of Liability: If the event involves a physical activity (e.g., yoga, cardio, etc), all registrants must electronically agree to a tailored version of the below waiver/release: o I hereby acknowledge, on behalf of myself, my heirs, personal representatives, and assigns, that engaging in [_____USO Bikes for Military Kids_________may involve potential dangers and risks, including, without limitation, injury (e.g., sprains, muscle strains), permanent disability (e.g., paralysis), and death. I acknowledge that some of these risks and dangers cannot be eliminated, regardless of the care taken to avoid them. I hereby: (1) agree to assume full responsibility for any and all risks, injuries, or damages that I sustain or aggravate by participating in ____USO Bikes for Military Kids________; (2) assume all of the foregoing risks and accept responsibility for all expenses, medical or otherwise, related to such damages or injury; (3) release, indemnify, and hold harmless the USO, its affiliates, and each of their respective officers, directors, employees, volunteers, representatives, agents, successors, and assigns, from any and all liabilities to me, my heirs, and personal representatives for any and all claims, demands, actions, expenses, losses, or damages arising out of or in any way related to my participation in these lessons and/or practices; and (4) represent that I: (a) have no medical or physical condition that would prevent me from safely participating in [_____Bikes for Military Kids_____]; and (b) have not been instructed by a health care provider to refrain from participating in such activities. I agree that it is my responsibility to consult with a health care provider prior to and regarding my participation in ____USO Bikes for Military Kids_____. I agree to follow all guidance and safety instructions contained within ________USO Bikes for Military Kids_______, including those provided by the instructor. If I experience any pain or discomfort while participating in _____USO Bikes for Military Kids______, I will discontinue the activity, and seek medical attention, if appropriate.

I hereby represent that I am 18 years of age or older, have read this USO Waiver and Release of Liability (“Waiver”), fully understand its terms, and understand that I am giving up substantial rights, including my right to sue the USO under certain circumstances. I acknowledge that I am electronically signing this Waiver freely and voluntarily. The term of this Waiver is indefinite.

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