Social Networking Terms of Use

Welcome to Community First Foundation's Forum, an online community to discuss philanthropy in Colorado and the Rocky Mountain region. To provide a comfortable and respectful space for all, a place that fosters conversation and creativity, we have developed guidelines for posting and conduct. Please read them closely. Failing to comply with the following Terms of Use may lead to the deletion of posts, personal warnings, and possible denial of access. 

Terms of Use

These Terms of Use ("Terms of Use") provide important information about your use of the discussions forums on the website (the "Forums"). 

Your use of the Forums is subject to these Terms of Use. By accessing, viewing, or contributing to any of the Forums, you agree to be bound by, and use the Forums in compliance with, these Terms of Use.  IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THESE TERMS OF USE, DO NOT USE THE FORUMS. 

IMPORTANT: IF YOU USE THE FORUMS, YOU MUST ACCEPT THESE TERMS OF USE AS PRESENTED TO YOU HERE, WITHOUT CHANGES, ADDITIONS, OR DELETIONS. At any time Community First Foundation may change, add, or remove any part of these Terms of Use or any part of the services and features provided in the Forums. If it does so, Community First Foundation will update these Terms of Use here ( and may also post such changes elsewhere on the Forums. 


As long as you comply with these Terms of Use, Community First Foundation grants you a personal, non-exclusive, non-transferable, limited privilege to enter and use the Forums. All use of the Forums is governed by these Terms of Use and the Community First Foundation Privacy Policy located at

 In the event of any conflict between these Terms of Use and Community First Foundation Privacy Policy, the terms of these Terms of Use will govern. 

Ownership of Material Posted on the Forums

By submitting any content to the Forums (a Submission"), you are granting Community First Foundation an unrestricted, irrevocable, non-exclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, worldwide, and fully transferable, assignable, and sublicensable right and license to use, copy, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create collective or derivative works from, distribute, perform and display your content in whole or in part and to incorporate them in other works in any form, media, or technology now known or later developed. You further warrant that all so-called moral rights in any such content have been waived. If you do not want to grant to Community First Foundation such rights, you should not send your Submission to the Forums.

In your Submission, you are free to exercise any other rights of a copyright holder, including restricting the use of your Submission by any persons other than Community First Foundation. To do so, you should place an appropriate copyright notice on your Submission or create a link to an applicable license agreement. To the extent that you do not do so, then your Submission will be governed by the Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 Creative Commons Public License, a copy of which may be found at 

By posting any content to the Forums, you warrant and represent that you either own or otherwise control all of the rights to that content, including, without limitation, all the rights necessary for you to provide, post, upload, input or submit the content, or that your use of the content is a protected fair use. You agree that you will not knowingly and with intent to defraud provide material and misleading false information. You represent and warrant also that the content you supply does not violate these Terms of Use, and that you will indemnify and hold Community First Foundation harmless for any and all claims resulting from content you supply. 

Conduct in the Forums

Your conduct in the Forums should be guided by common sense and basic etiquette. You may not post any content in the Forums that is illegal, infringing of intellectual property rights, invasive of privacy, libelous, defamatory, indecent, harmful, harassing, intimidating, threatening, hateful, objectionable, discriminatory, abusive, vulgar, obscene, pornographic, sexually explicit, offensive in a sexual, racial, cultural, or ethnic context, or otherwise injurious or objectionable. 

You may not post any content in the Forums, including links to other websites, that could be construed as endorsing or promoting any service, product, cause, or political candidate. 

You may not post any content in the Forums that suggests that it is endorsed by Community First Foundation. 

You acknowledge that Community First Foundation has no obligation to pre-screen or regularly review any content posted in the Forums, but that it shall have the right, in its sole discretion, to remove any content that it considers to violate these Terms of Use or that it otherwise considers to be objectionable. 

Community First Foundation will make good faith efforts to investigate allegations that any content posted to the Forums violates these Terms of Use but makes no warranty to any person that it will edit, remove, or continue to permit the display of any specific content, whether or not subject to such allegations, and will have no liability whatsoever for editing, removing, or continuing to permit the display of any content whatsoever. 

You understand that all content posted to the Forums is the sole responsibility of the individual who originally posted the content. You understand also that all opinions expressed by users of the Forums are expressed strictly in theirindividual capacities, and not as representatives of Community First Foundation. 

You agree that Community First Foundation will not be liable, under any circumstances and in any way, for any errors or omissions, loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of use of 
any content posted in the Forums. You agree that you must evaluate and bear all risks associated with the use of any content, including any reliance on the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness 
of such content. 

You agree not to interfere with or disrupt the Forums. 


Collecting personal information from children under the age of 13 ("minor children") through the Forums is strictly prohibited. No Submission should be directed toward minor children. Minor children are not eligible to use the Forums,  and we ask that they do not submit any personal information to the Forums. 

Links to Third Party Sites 

The Forums may contain links to third party products, services, and websites. Community First Foundation exercises no control over the third party products, services, and websites and is not responsible for their performance, does not endorse them, and is not responsible or liable for any content, advertising, or other materials available through the third party products, services, and websites. Community First Foundation will not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused to you by your use of or reliance on any goods or services available through any third party products, services, and websites. 

Copyright Complaints

Community First Foundation respects the intellectual property of others, and requires that users of the Forums do the same. If you believe that your work has been copied and is accessible within the Forums in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, or that your intellectual property rights have been otherwise violated, please report it to Community First Foundation in writing. Written notice of claimed infringement should be directed to our designated agent at: 

Attn: Executive Vice President 
Community First Foundation 
5855 Wadsworth Bypass, Unit A 
Arvada, CO  80003 

Disclaimer of Warranties and Limitation of Liability 

The Forums are provided on an "as is" and "as available" basis. Community First Foundation makes no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, as to the operation of the Forums or the information, content or materials included on the Forums. To the full extent permissible by applicable law, Community First Foundation hereby disclaims all warranties, express or implied, including but not limited to implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for any particular purpose. Community First Foundation will not be liable for any damages of any kind arising from the use of or inability to use the Forums. You expressly agree that you use the Forums solely at your own risk. 

Modification of These Terms of Use 

Community First Foundation reserves the right to change, at any time, in its sole discretion, any of the terms of these Terms of Use. You are responsible for regularly reviewing these Terms of Use. Your continued use of the Forums constitutes your agreement to these Terms of Use in their entirety, as they may be amended or changed in the future.