These Terms and Conditions apply to the use of the website at www.impacthours.org.  Our Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy are integral to your use of the site. Therefore, you must agree to both before using our site. If you have any questions or comments, please contact us at [email protected].

From time to time Impact Hours may change these Terms and Conditions, and will post any such revision on the website. You will be deemed to have agreed to any amended Terms and Conditions when you next use the website following any amendment.  Impact Hours recommends that you read these Terms and Conditions regularly, and that if you do not accept them, please do not use the Impact Hours website.

We provide a site in which:

  • Registered non-profits and charities can register to promote their voluntary opportunities;
  • Individuals looking for volunteer opportunities can apply directly with non-profits for opportunities listed on the Impact Hours website;
  • Impact Hours provides information about volunteer opportunities in the community and related information to website users; and
  • Impact Hours seeks to promote volunteering for a stronger, more caring community.

Use of Website

You are solely responsible for, and assume all liability regarding (a) the information and content you contribute to the site and (b) your interactions with other users through the website.

You assume all risk when using the website, including but not limited to risks associated with any online and offline interactions with others.

You will not use the website for, or to encourage, any unlawful purpose, nor post or transmit on the website inaccurate, incomplete or false information; nor will you post or transmit on the website any libellous, abusive, threatening, harmful, vulgar, obscene or otherwise objectionable material.

You will promptly report to Impact Hours any violation of the Agreement by others.

By registering with Impact Hours, registered non-profits and charities agree to the terms of the Community Agreement. Impact Hours in its sole discretion shall determine your compliance with the Community Agreement and the above and shall have the right to prevent you from using this website and/ or delete your account from the website immediately and without prior notice any material that it deems not to comply or to be objectionable for any reason.

Links to or From other Sites

The Impact Hours website contains links to external websites as a convenience to you. Impact Hours accepts no responsibility for or liability in respect of the content of those sites.  Impact Hours should not be taken as having reviewed or approved such sites or their contents, nor does it warrant that any links to such sites work or are up to date.  The use of any such links is entirely at your own risk. Please exercise caution when visiting a third party site.

Security and Passwords

When registered non-profits and charities register with Impact Hours or login to the website, a user name and password will need to be used. You are solely responsible for the security and proper use of the password, and for any activity that occurs using your account username or profile. Let Impact Hours know immediately if you believe your password is in the possession of someone else or if it may have been used, or is likely to be used, in an unauthorized way.  Impact Hours accepts no liability for any unauthorized or improper use of disclosure of any password.

Aggregate Information

Impact Hours may gather information and statistics collectively about all visitors to this website to help it determine what is most beneficial for its users and how Impact Hours can continually improve its online services. Impact Hours may share this anonymous aggregated data with selected third parties to assist with these purposes.  Personal data is processed by Impact Hours in accordance with our Privacy Policy.

Changes to or Temporary Unavailability of this Website

Reasonable efforts are made to keep the Impact Hours website up and running, but it takes no responsibility for, and will not be liable for, the website being temporarily unavailable for reasons of maintenance / improvement, or due to issues beyond Impact Hours’ control.  Impact Hours may change, suspend or discontinue any aspect of the Site at any time, including the availability of any of the website features, databases or content.


Impact Hours may at its absolute discretion deny you access to the website or any part of it at any time without warning or explanation.

Liability and Disclaimer

The Impact Hour website is made available to you on an ‘as is’ and ‘as available’ basis. You agree that there are risks in using the website and your use of the website is solely at your own discretion and risk. Impact Hours makes no claims or promises about the conduct of others, and is therefore not liable to you or any other person for any loss or damage that might arise from their actions.

The information contained on the Impact Hours website is given in good faith. However, Impact Hours makes no claims or promises about the quality, accuracy, reliability or legality of any user-provided content or content provided by third-parties, including but not limited to the skills and abilities of volunteers or the volunteer opportunities.

Impact Hours is not liable to you for any loss or damage that might arise from reliance on user-provided content, or content provided by third parties.  It is solely your responsibility to evaluate the accuracy, completeness and usefulness of all information you access or obtain through the Impact Hours website.

Impact Hours does not guarantee that any organization will register any appropriate volunteering opportunities, or that any organization will interview or recruit any volunteer to carry out such volunteering opportunity, or that any suitable volunteer will be available or will meet the needs of any organization registering volunteering opportunities with it.  Impact Hours makes no representation or warranty as to the final terms and duration of any volunteering appointment facilitated and / or obtained through the Impact Hours website.

Impact Hours / October 2017