No Personal Information
For your safety and privacy, please do not post or submit any personal information (such as phone numbers, age, addresses, or social security numbers).
Post at Your Own Risk
Your use and participation in The SHIELD Mentor Program website is at your own risk. By registering for an account, you take responsibility for postings under your identification and use the information you provide at your own risk. The SHIELD Mentor Program is not responsible for the content or opinions posted.
No Offensive Language
The SHIELD Mentor Program does not allow offensive, obscene, defamatory, discriminatory or hateful language. We reserve the right to remove any postings that disparage or insult anyone, and any content that is abusive or hateful.
No External Links, Solicitations or Advertisements
In order to keep our users safe and enhance their online experience, we prohibit the posting of any links to other websites. Please do not post advertisements or solicitations for any charity. Unfortunately, it is impossible to verify the validity of external organizations; therefore, in an effort to protect our users from fraud, we must prohibit solicitations.
No Commercial Usage
The SHIELD Mentor Program videos, stories, lesson plans and ideas may only be used intact, for the purposes of spreading awareness about SHIELD Mentor Program or promoting mentoring. Please do not alter them in any way. Please do not re-post or redistribute the materials on any other websites. Our content is for personal use, use in the classroom, or other non-commercial use. Any use of the SHIELD Mentor Program name, logos, or materials for any other purpose, or use that results in personal financial or economic gain, is strictly forbidden. We encourage you to refer others back to this website (www.shieldmentor.org) where all material is available.
All Posts are Subject to Review
Your submission of material to the SHIELD Mentor Program website in no way creates any obligation or duty on the part of the organization to post or use such material, or if we do so, to give you credit. The SHIELD Mentor Program reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to modify and/or remove any story posted or submitted to its website, although it has no duty to do so.
Copyright and Ownership
You must have copyright ownership of all material that you post or submit to our site. Once material is posted to the site, the SHIELD Mentor Program will have the non-exclusive right to use all content in furtherance of its mission, including, but not limited to, use in all print, film, video and electronic media; use in television, radio, and internet broadcasting; and use on billboards and other photographic displays. By giving the SHIELD Mentor Program the non-exclusive right to use your story, you retain the right to use the story elsewhere.
Use of Submissions and Postings
Please be aware that all submissions are subject to being used, reproduced, modified, published, edited, translated, distributed, performed, and displayed in any media or medium, or any form, format or forum now known or hereafter developed, for any purpose, in perpetuity, without further notice.
If you have questions, concerns or suggestions, please share them with us by emailing us. We read all mail sent to us and will reply quickly.
Updated December 21, 2018