Have Applicant's Physician attach a statement as to the sort of disability or life threatening illness of the applicant and his/her medically-documented limitations. (Note: all information will be kept in strict confidence between U.S.S.A and those immediately involved in the event itself.)
1) What type of dream hunt or fishing trip does the Applicant want?
Deer/elk/hog/bear/duck/goose/pheasant/coon/fresh water fishing/saltwater fishing or any other outdoor sports related wish
2) Has the applicant ever participated in any form of hunting and or fishing?
Has the applicant ever partaken in a FREE fishing or hunting trip donated by any one or any organization?
If so whenand since their disability or illness was diagnosed, how many hunting and fishing trips did the applicant attend
3) Has the applicant ever had or now has a hunting license and or fishing license?
Hunting: YesNo | Fishing: YesNo
4) Has the applicant ever attended a hunter safety course?
If so, does he or she hold a certificate?YesNo
If so please attach a copy of the hunting safety certificate. [Note: firearm safety is an important part of a successful hunt.]
5) Does the applicant have a suitable firearm for his/her particular wish, or will a suitable firearm need to be provided?
6) If the applicant chooses a fishing dream, does he or her have suitable tackle; or would tackle have to be provided?
7) Will the applicant need wheelchair accessibility to blinds, boats etc.?
8) Can you afford any incidentals out of pocket cost such as fuel and motel?
[We will try to keep all dream events within a 300 mile radius of Applicants' home. Our goal is to help keeps costs moderate and have funds available for more dream events.]
9) Can you afford taxidermy and or meat processing expenses?
Taxidermy: YesNo | Meat Processing: YesNo
Footnote: Many members of U.S.S.A also sponsor some of these incidental hunting and fishing expenses for those families with the greatest need.
NOTE: IF POSSIBLE PLEASE INCLUDE PICTURE(S) OF APPLICANT
IMPORTANT: After your wish has been granted, please remember to send a personal thank you (with picture if available) to your donor. A thank you is truly cherished by the generous people that help make these wishes come true.
AMERICANS WITH DISABILITY ACT 1990, United Special Sportsmen Alliance prohibits discrimination against disabled people and guarantees equality of opportunity for people with disability as well as terminally ill for hunting and or fishing adventures.
WAIVER OF LIABILITY United Special Sportsman Alliance is a non-profit organization seeking to grant wishes for disabled and critically-ill individuals seeking to participate in a major hunting or fishing expedition. To that end United Special Sportsman Alliance requires the execution of this comprehensive waiver as follows: The undersigned agree that he/she, along with his/her successors, heirs, and assigns to hold harmless and forever indemnify of the United Special Sportsman Alliance Corporation, its Board of Directors, agents, and Collaborators from liability associated with any death or injury resulting from, or in association with, or during the execution of the event as set forth and otherwise facilitated by United Special Sportsman Alliance. The undersigned also agree that he/she, along with his/her successors, heirs, and assigned to hold harmless and forever indemnify of the person or persons offering the hunt and or fishing trip, namely the Donor, its agents and collaborators from any and all liability associated with any injuries sustained in association with, or during the execution of the event as set forth and otherwise facilitated by the Donor and United Special Sportsman Alliance. This instrument shall be applicable to any accident, injury, or event that occurs in 2014 or succeeding years. The undersigned personally accepts all liability and responsibility for the actions of everyone hunting or fishing with him or her (including minors, friends, associates, guests, etc.) This agreement also gives United Special Sportsman Alliance the legal right to use any pictures or video/audio recording taken for advertisement (which includes magazine, newspaper, website, brochures, television broadcasts etc.) with our purpose only being to help encourage others to participate in enjoying the great outdoors. (NOTE: Donor listed in the the Waver of Liability is the one donating the outdoor adventures.)