Terms Of Use
Use of the Marion County Community Resources Network website is subject to the following conditions, last updated on January 9, 2017.
  1. General
    1. The Community Resource Network (CRN) connects resources to people by putting businesses and organizations in touch with each other in order to share information that will either promote the physical, educational, or mental development of children, or to provide for the basic needs of children and families.
    2. Members are permitted to use CRN to share extra resources for the benefit of children, youth or families, to seek help with unmet needs of children and families, or to develop community-wide service-oriented events that will benefit children, youth or families.
  2. Membership
    1. Members must represent one of the following entities:
      1. A public body in the State of Oregon ORS 174.109 defines “public body” as state government bodies, local government bodies, and special government bodies. “Special government bodies” include school districts, education service districts, community college districts, intergovernmental bodies, and entities created by statute/ordinance;
      2. A private non-profit corporation registered in the State of Oregon that serves or benefits children and families in Marion County;
      3. A private for-profit entity that is registered to do business in the State of Oregon.
    2. Members must not discriminate on account of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status or age in violation of Oregon or federal law.
    3. Membership is subject to approval by the Marion County Community Services Department Director who has complete discretion to deny or terminate membership at any time.
  3. Protocols
    1. Before submitting a request on CRN, members agree to first check the 211 system to see if the needed service or resource is available in the local area. If the 211 system cannot meet the need, then CRN may be considered for appropriate requests.
    2. All requests and posts must be intended and used to benefit children and families in Marion County, Oregon.
    3. Requests may not be used or intended to meet the general operational needs of an organization. CRN requests may not to be used by a member to supplement that member's operating budget.
    4. CRN requests may not be used as a promotional tool for a member or to advertise, promote, or market a member’s customary programs or events.
    5. CRN requests and posts may not include or disclose individual identifying information, confidential information, or information that is otherwise protected by law.
    6. CRN may not be used for any illegal activity, pecuniary gain, or commercial purpose.
    7. CRN may not be used to discriminate in violation of Oregon or federal law.
    8. The Marion County Community Services Department Director has complete discretion to decline to post any request or to remove any request from CRN at any time.
  4. Community Resource Network is created and owned by Marion County. Material on this website, including text and images, is protected by copyright law and is copyrighted to Marion County unless otherwise credited. No part of this website may be distributed or copied for any commercial purpose or financial gain. Marion County reserves the right, and has complete discretion, to discontinue the operation of CRN at any time.
  5. As owner and host, Marion County does not develop, produce, or endorse the information submitted or provided on the CRN site. Marion County and its employees assume no liability and make no promises, representations, guarantees, or warranties as to the accuracy, completeness, or reliability of any information supplied to or by the website. Marion County and its employees assume no responsibility for the success, effectiveness, or outcome of any request. Information submitted or provided on the CRN does not in any way reflect any official policy or position of Marion County.
  6. Marion County and its employees assume no liability and make no promises, representations, guarantees, or warranties as to the value, merchantability, or fitness for a particular purpose of any products or services described, referenced, or offered herein.
  7. Member agrees to defend, save, indemnify, and hold harmless the County, its officers, agents, and employees from and against all claims, suits, actions, losses, damages, liabilities, costs and expenses of any nature, including attorney fees, resulting from, arising out of, or relating to the Member’s, or its officers, employees, subcontractors, or agents, participation in CRN. H. By requesting membership to CRN, you agree to the terms of use and exclusions and limitations of liability stated above, affirm that you are authorized to agree to these terms on behalf of your organization, and accept them as reasonable.
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