WBUR Spring Sweepstakes Rules & Regulations
NO PLEDGE NECESSARY TO ENTER. Pledging does not increase the chances of winning. Void where prohibited. Open only to legal residents of the 50 states of the U.S. (including the District of Columbia) and Canada, 18 or older. All sweepstakes begin at 12:01 AM ET on Monday, March 23, 2015. Deadlines for entry for each sweepstakes vary as specified below. A pledge in any amount within these deadlines results in an automatic entry. Subject to applicable sweepstakes rules, members of the Edward R. Murrow Society, WBUR’s major donor group, are automatically entered into all sweepstakes. All WBUR Sustainers are automatically entered. All times referenced are Eastern Time. To enter the sweepstakes without a pledge send a 3×5 card with full name, address, phone number, and email address to WBUR, c/o SWEEPSTAKES 890 Commonwealth Ave, 3rd Floor Boston, MA 02215. One entry per person. All entries must be complete to be eligible. This sweepstakes is governed by the laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. By entering sweepstakes, entrant consents to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts located in Suffolk County, Massachusetts for resolution of all disputes. Winner(s) will be selected in a random drawing approximately one month after the end of the fundraiser. Once submitted, entries become the sole property of WBUR and will not be returned. Winners will be notified by phone, mail and/or email. If potential winner(s) cannot be reached after 10 days from first notification attempt, or if an entrant is found to be ineligible, or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, such prize will be forfeited. Entrants need not be present to win. In the event the winner declines the prize, another winner will be selected. In the event the second winner declines the prize, the prize may be designated for another sweepstakes or fundraising auction. Persons affiliated with The WBUR Group/Boston University are ineligible to win. Winner may be required to sign an affidavit of eligibility and a receipt. No substitution will be allowed and prizes may not be redeemed for cash or other consideration. The WBUR Group is not responsible or liable for multiple entries completed or entered by other than human means or entries that are late (including delayed data transmissions), tampered with, illegible, mutilated, forged, destroyed, incomplete, garbled, lost, misdirected, mechanically duplicated, mass machine printed, postage-due, or otherwise not in compliance with Official Rules (and such entries will be disqualified). Sweepstakes prizes and deadlines are as follows:
(a) Prize is one (1) Mahoney’s Garden Center gift card valued at $2,500. Gift card cannot be redeemed for cash. Total prize is valued at $2,500. Deadline to enter, Friday March 27, 2015 at 11:59 PM.
(b) Prize is one (1) Apple Gift Card valued at $650, valid toward the purchase of one (1) an iPhone 6, 16 GB or one (1) Apple Watch, winner’s choice. Wireless service and data plans are not included but can be purchased by the winner separately. A total of twelve (12) winners will be selected at random, with one (1) winner drawn for each of the deadlines mentioned below. iPhone 6 and Apple Watch are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. All rights reserved. Apple is not a participant or sponsor of this promotion. Total prize is valued at $650. Deadlines to enter are Monday, March 30, 2015 at 8:00 AM, 9:00 AM, 10:00 AM, 11:00 AM, 12:00 PM, 1:00 PM, 2:00 PM, 3:00 PM, 4:00 PM, 5:00 PM, 6:00 PM, 7:00 PM.
(c) Prize is one (1) Whole Foods Market gift card valued at $2,500. Gift card cannot be redeemed for cash. Restrictions may apply. Total prize is valued at $2,500. Deadline to enter is Tuesday, March 31, 2015 at 7:00 PM.
All entries must be postmarked by deadlines listed above or published online at: http://www.wbur.org/support/sweepstakesrules. Sweepstakes deadlines subject to be extended. Winners are responsible for payment of all tax obligations. Dates, times, deadlines, price, and prizes subject to change. Estimated odds of winning are determined by the number of entries received.
**To enter the sweepstakes without making a pledge, please complete this form.**
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