WBUR’s Sweepstakes Rules & Regulations

WBUR’s 2020 Fall 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), 18 or older. All sweepstakes begin at 12:01 AM ET on August 14, 2020. Deadlines for entry for each sweepstake 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 into all sweepstakes. All times referenced are Eastern Time. To enter the sweepstakes without a pledge, visit www.wbur.org/sweepstakesentry and submit your contact information or 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 completed to be eligible. These sweepstakes are 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 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 or if the prize is forfeited as stated above, another winner will be selected. In the event the second winner declines the prize or if the prize is forfeited, as stated above, the prize may be designated for another sweepstakes or fundraising auction. Persons affiliated with WBUR/Boston University are ineligible to win. Winner may be required to sign a general release of claims and acceptance of prize, and a receipt. Winner is responsible for all taxes associated with the prize, including if the prize is forfeited after acceptance. No substitution will be allowed and prizes may not be redeemed for cash or other consideration. Winner will not receive difference between actual and approximate retail value of a prize. Prizes are non-transferable. WBUR 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 WBUR Sweepstakes Rules and Regulations (and such entries will be disqualified). Information about the prize winners is available by mailing a request for the information to WBUR, c/o SWEEPSTAKES, 890 Commonwealth Ave, 3rd Floor Boston, MA 02215.

Prize is one (1) Apple MacBook Pro 13 ” and a One-Thousand Dollar ($1,000.00) credit to UPLIFT Desk. The MacBook Pro 13” includes a 13.3-inch Retina display, 1.4GHz Quad-Core Processor with Turbo Boost up to 3.9GHz, 256GB Storage, Touch Bar and Touch ID. MacBook color is based upon availability and is a registered trademark of Apple Inc. All rights reserved. Apple is not a participant or sponsor of this promotion. Winner will also receive a One-Thousand Dollar ($1,000.00) credit, provided by UPLIFT Desk which can be applied towards products offered by UPLIFT Desk. Based upon availability. Credit can be applied towards shipping and assembly fees. Credit must be redeemed by September 30, 2021. Credit that is not redeemed will not be awarded in cash. Winner is responsible for any amount spent above the One-Thousand Dollar ($1,000.00) credit. WBUR will provide the winner with the contact information for a representative at UPLIFT Desk in order for the winner to redeem the prize. Winner is responsible for payment of all tax obligations. Total combined prize is valued at Two-Thousand Two Hundred and Ninety-Nine Dollars ($2,299). The deadline to enter is on Friday, October 9, 2020 at 7 PM ET.

Sweepstakes deadlines are subject to being extended and any extensions will be published online at www.wbur.org/sweepstakes. Dates, times, deadlines, price, and prizes subject to change. Estimated odds of winning are determined by the number of entries received.

WBUR’s Sweepstakes Rules & Regulations for the Lexus Giveaway

NO PLEDGE NECESSARY TO ENTER. Pledging does not increase the chances of winning. Void where prohibited. Open only to legal residents of the 48 contiguous United States (including the District of Columbia), U.S. licensed driver, and 21 years or older at time selected as a winner. The Sweepstakes shall be void where prohibited or restricted by law. All sweepstakes begin at 12:01 AM ET on September 25, 2020. 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 into all sweepstakes. All times referenced are Eastern Time. To enter the sweepstakes without a pledge, visit www.wbur.org/sweepstakesentry and submit your contact information or 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. Potential 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. Potential winners will be notified by phone, mail and/or email. If potential winner 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 or if the prize is forfeited as stated above, another winner will be selected. Potential winners will be selected until one accepts. Persons affiliated with WBUR/Boston University are ineligible to win. Employees of Lexus, Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc. (“TMS”), those entities’ advertising agencies, or any of the aforementioned entities’ affiliates or subsidiaries, or an individual domiciled with any such employee are ineligible to win. Potential winner will be required to execute and notarize an affidavit of eligibility and liability release, a general release of claims and acceptance of prize, Internal Revenue Service Form W9, and a receipt provided by WBUR, a publicity release, and other legal documents as may be required. Acceptance of a prize constitutes permission for WBUR, Lexus, and TMS and/or their designees to use the winner’s name, address, photograph, testimonial or other likeness and/or prize information or personal exposition (and/or any edited portion thereof) for promotional, advertising and/or publicity purposes in any media, now or hereafter known throughout the world in perpetuity, without compensation or notice to, or further consent of, the winner to the extent permitted by law. Potential winner must return said documents to WBUR within 10 business days from date of notification of winning; failure to do so will result in forfeiture of the prize. Winner is responsible for all taxes associated with the prize, including if the prize is forfeited after acceptance. Prizes are non-transferable. No substitution will be allowed and prizes may not be redeemed for cash or other consideration. Winner will not receive the difference between actual and approximate retail value of a prize. WBUR reserves the right to disqualify anyone not fully complying with these WBUR Sweepstakes Rules and Regulations. WBUR 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 WBUR Sweepstakes Rules and Regulations (and such entries will be disqualified). Information about the prize winners is available by mailing a request for the information to WBUR, c/o SWEEPSTAKES, 890 Commonwealth Ave, 3rd Floor Boston, MA 02215.

The prize is one (1) 2021 Model Year Lexus UX hybrid AWD (the “Prize Vehicle”), provided by Boston Lexus Dealer Association. Lexus shall use best efforts to have the Prize Vehicle will be delivered to one of the following authorized Lexus dealerships or distributors for redemption: Herb Chambers Lexus, 25 Providence Hwy, Sharon, MA 02067; Herb Chambers Lexus of Hingham, 141 Derby St, Hingham, MA 02043; Ira Lexus, 99 A Andover St, Danvers, MA 01923; Lexus of Northborough, 14 Belmont St, Northborough, MA 01532; Lexus of Watertown, 330 Arsenal St, Watertown, MA 02472; Ira Lexus of Manchester,18 Kilton Rd, Bedford, NH 03110. Lexus shall pay to deliver the Prize Vehicle to said location for prize redemption. Winner must be personally present during title transfer in order to take possession of the Prize Vehicle. The winner is responsible for all taxes, title, license, registration fees, and insurance required in claiming the vehicle, as well as all other expenses relating to the receipt and use of vehicle, including any travel and transportation costs associated with taking delivery of the vehicle, if applicable, and costs associated with notarization of Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability/Publicity Release. Winner shall have the option, at winner’s own expense, of upgrading the Prize Vehicle at the sole discretion of the Lexus dealer in winner’s authorized locale. Color and/or equipment may vary based on available inventory. All costs and expenses related to acceptance and use of the Prize Vehicle are the sole responsibility of the winner. Winner is not eligible for any cash back, incentives or rebates which may be available on the vehicle at time of delivery. If the Prize Vehicle is not claimed by the winner within thirty (30) days after the date the vehicle is delivered to the Lexus dealer in winner’s authorized locale, or the winner is unwilling or unable to assume the costs associated with the vehicle, including the tax liabilities associated with the Prize Vehicle, an alternative winner shall be selected and the original winner’s rights to the Prize Vehicle shall be automatically forfeited. Winner must have a current, valid U.S. driver’s license and proof of adequate insurance, as required by law, and any other legally required documentation. Total approximate retail value of the Prize Vehicle is $38,000. If the actual value of the Prize Vehicle turns out to be less than the stated ARV, the difference will not be awarded in cash. The deadline to enter will be determined on Monday, November 30, 2020 at 5 PM ET and will be posted online at www.wbur.org/sweepstakes.

Lexus and TMS shall not have any responsibility or liability whatsoever for any property loss, damage, personal injury, or death, in connection with the prizes provided pursuant to the Sweepstakes and/or any person’s participation in the Sweepstakes; provided, however, that Lexus shall be solely responsible for any express written limited warranties specifically set forth in the applicable Owner’s Guide for the Prize Vehicle.

The depiction of any in any advertising or promotional materials or physical display related to these Sweepstakes may not reflect the actual vehicle that will be delivered to the winner.

Lexus shall not be responsible for delays in delivery of the Prize Vehicle, and delivery is subject to availability. If a suitably equipped model of the Prize Vehicle is not available at the time of WBUR’s requested delivery date pursuant to the terms hereunder, a 2021 Lexus UX or subsequent model year Lexus vehicle of equal or greater value will be substituted as determined by comparing the manufacturer’s suggested retail prices of the vehicles.

The Prize Vehicle will be delivered solely with the express written limited warranties set forth in the Prize Vehicle’s applicable Owner’s Guide, which warranties shall run for the term set forth in said Guide.

Sweepstakes deadlines are subject to being extended and any extensions will be published online at www.wbur.org/sweepstakesrules. Dates, times, deadlines, price, and prizes subject to change. Estimated odds of winning are determined by the number of entries received.

By participating, each entrant, on behalf of himself or herself, agrees to be bound by these WBUR Sweepstakes Rules and Regulations and the decisions of employees, owners, shareholders, officers and directors of Lexus, Lexus’s local dealer groups and authorized dealers/distributors, Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc., Saatchi & Saatchi North America, Inc., and WBUR (the “Sweepstakes Entities”), which shall be final in all respects.

WBUR’s 2020 Spring Fundraiser 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 February 18, 2020. Deadlines for entry for each sweepstake 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 into all sweepstakes. All times referenced are Eastern Time. To enter the sweepstakes without a pledge, visit www.wbur.org/sweepstakesentry and submit your contact information or 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 completed to be eligible. These sweepstakes are 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 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 or if the prize is forfeited as stated above, another winner will be selected. In the event the second winner declines the prize or if the prize is forfeited, as stated above, the prize may be designated for another sweepstakes or fundraising auction. Persons affiliated with WBUR/Boston University are ineligible to win. Winner may be required to sign an affidavit of eligibility, general release of claims and acceptance of prize, and a receipt. Winner is responsible for all taxes associated with the prize, including if the prize is forfeited after acceptance. No substitution will be allowed and prizes may not be redeemed for cash or other consideration. Winner will not receive difference between actual and approximate retail value of a prize. Prizes are non-transferable. WBUR 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 WBUR Sweepstakes Rules and Regulations (and such entries will be disqualified). Information about the prize winners is available by mailing a request for the information to WBUR, c/o SWEEPSTAKES, 890 Commonwealth Ave, 3rd Floor Boston, MA 02215.

Prize is an eight (8)-day, seven (7)-night trip for two (2) people to the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland, courtesy of Audley Travel, to be redeemed for travel between October 1, 2020 and April 30, 2021. The following blackout dates apply: Oct 23-26, 2020; Dec 20-31, 2020; Mar 12-17, 2021; April 2-11, 2021. Prize includes: (a) accommodation in a single room (double occupancy) for two (2) nights at the Titanic Hotel, Belfast; two (2) nights in The Alex hotel, Dublin; two (2) nights in the Killarney Royal in Killarney; one (1) night in Dromoland Castle; (b) two (2) private excursions in Belfast – black cab political tour, and a whisky trail; (c) round trip train from Dublin to Belfast; (d) tickets to the Guinness Storehouse; (e) private walking tour of Dublin; (f) shared musical pub crawl; (g) private transfer from Dublin to Killarney via Blarney Castle; (h) privately guided trip around the Ring of Kerry; (i) private transfer to Dromoland Castle; (j) ground transfer from your final hotel to the airport. All hotels are based on availability; in the case that there is no availability, a hotel of similar quality may be selected by Audley Travel. Audley Travel will also provide the winner with an airfare voucher of up to $1,500 to be used towards economy class roundtrip airfare for two (2) from Boston Logan airport to Dublin, Ireland. Winner is responsible for payment of any airfare or airport taxes that exceed this amount. Air and travel reservations must be booked through Audley Travel within forty-five (45) days of accepting prize. Requested changes to the itinerary are not guaranteed, will be at the sole discretion of Audley Travel, and any additional expenses resulting from these changes will be incurred by the winner. Winner and travel companion must travel on same itinerary and at the same time within the travel dates predetermined by Audley Travel. Space is subject to availability. Trip specifics are subject to availability. Winner agrees to accept Audley Travel’s terms and conditions for trip, which can be found online at www.audleytravel.com/terms-and-conditions, which involves all travelers signing and returning Audley Travel’s statement of agreement. Failure to provide this within five (5) days from air and travel reservations being booked will mean the prize will be forfeited and no substitution or credit will be provided. All expenses and incidental travel costs not expressly identified in this package description, including but not limited to, ground transportation not specifically indicated above; meals; incidentals; gratuities; passenger tariffs or duties; airline fees; surcharges; airport fees; service charges or facility charges; personal charges such as alcoholic beverages, spa services, and internet usage; security fees; taxes or other expenses are the responsibility solely of winner. Audley Travel tours are tailored to adults 18 and older. Unless child of winner, minors traveling with the winner must obtain the appropriate parental permissions and releases that are required for and must travel on same itinerary and at the same time as the winner. Winner and travel companion are solely responsible for obtaining valid passports and any other documents necessary for international travel. Winner is responsible for payment of all tax obligations. Optional excursions, insurance, passenger fees, additional costs to fly from airports other than Boston, business class upgrades and any other add-ons are not included and must be paid for by the travelers. Audley Travel reserves the right at any time to cancel or modify the Prize if, in Audley’s sole discretion, the Sweepstakes is not conducted as specified in these Rules. Audley Travel reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal value in the event that circumstances beyond their control make this unavoidable. Should the winner cancel after making trip reservations, the prize is forfeited, and no substitution or credit will be provided. Actual value of trip may vary depending on dates of travel. If the actual value of the prize turns out to be less than the stated value, the difference will not be awarded in cash. Total approximate retail value of prize is up to $12,100. The prize is not negotiable or transferable. Audley Travel will collect some personal information from entrants but shall only process the personal information as set out in our privacy policy. Due to the circumstances related to COVID-19, including the travel restrictions affecting many countries, WBUR is extending the date by which it will post the deadline to enter the sweepstakes for this prize. WBUR will post the deadline at least fourteen (14) days in advance of the deadline. We encourage you to regularly check this site for further information.

Sweepstakes deadlines are subject to being extended and any extensions will be published online at www.wbur.org/sweepstakes. Dates, times, deadlines, price, and prizes subject to change. Estimated odds of winning are determined by the number of entries received.

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