International Adventure for Two Give-A-Way
Water For People
Terms & Conditions
CONSUMER DISCLOSURE: NO MEMBERSHIP, PURCHASE, OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THIS CONTEST. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED
This is a contest (“Contest”) sponsored by Water For People (“WFP”) (collectively referred to as “Sponsor”). By entering the Contest, all participants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and all decisions of the Sponsor.
a. The “Contest Period” for the trip to one of our 10 countries begins at 12:01 a.m. Mountain Time (“MST”) on June 9, 2013, and ends at 10:00 p.m. MST on June 9, 2013.
b. The Contest Periods will be defined on the following site: www.festivalforwater.org beginning May 23rd, 2013, and ending at 9:00 pm PT on June 9, 2013.
This Contest is open to residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia who are 21 years of age or older. Employees, officers or directors of the Sponsor and the immediate family members of such employees, officers and directors, and persons that reside outside the United States are not eligible to enter or win prizes.
3. How to Enter:
1. For said chance contests, registration must be entered by presence at the Festival For Water and registering via a Water For People staff or volunteer member with the eligible devices in the Water For People registration booth located at Civic Center Park, Denver, Colorado.
a. Presence at Festival is not required to win.
b. Presence at Festival to enter into contest is required.
2. The Prize will be awarded on Friday, June 28, 2013. Entries must be received during the day of the Festival For Water via a Water For People staff or volunteer in the Water For People zone to be eligible for the drawing. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, misplaced, illegible or incomplete entries, or entries not received due to technical or computer malfunction or error.
3. The contest is open to individuals only.
a. While a Water For People volunteer committee, company, or other group (“group”) cannot win the trip as an entity itself, its members can win.
i. If members of groups wish to participate in the contest, they must be present at the Festival For Water and register individually with a Water For People staff or volunteer at the Water For People zone.
The prize for this contest includes:
Participation in an IMPACT Donor Tour to an upcoming 2014 trip to Water For People operations in one of 10 countries (to be decided by the sole discretion of the Sponsor) for two, valued at a total of $4000.
5. Release and Waiver:
By entering, entrants acknowledge and agree that the Sponsor and its affiliated and related entities, and each of their offices, directors, employees and agents (collectively the “Contest Entities”) will not be liable for losses or injuries of any kind resulting from acceptance/possession/use and/or misuse of prize(s), the theft of prizes or mail, travel to and from any prize-related activity, participation in the contest, printing, mailing or distribution errors, or any malfunctions of the telephone network, computer Internet system, computer dating mechanism, computer equipment, software, or any combination thereof, or for any entries that are late (including delayed data transmissions), tampered with, garbled, incomplete, misdirected, lost, postage-due, forged, illegible, inaudible, mutilated, mechanically duplicated, mass machine printed, or otherwise not in compliance with these Official Rules. Contest Entities are not responsible or liable for any injury or damage to any entrant’s or third person’s computer and/or its contents, related to or resulting from the contest. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, THE CONTEST ENTITIES DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS REGARDING THE PRIZE, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR OR GENERAL USE OR PURPOSE.
6. Notification of Winner:
Becoming a winner is subject to validation and verification of eligibility and compliance with all the terms and conditions set forth in these Rules. If a potential winner is disqualified for any reason, the 2nd name to be drawn will be chosen as the potential winner. The potential winner(s) will be selected and notified by telephone and/or email, at Sponsor’s discretion. If a potential winner does not respond to the notification attempt within three (3) days from the first notification attempt, then such potential winner may be disqualified and an alternate potential winner will be selected from among all eligible entries received based on the judging Criteria described herein. With respect to notification by telephone, such notification will be deemed given when the potential finalist/winner or potential finalist/winner’s parent or guardian engages in a live conversation with Sponsor or when a message is left on the potential winner’s voicemail service or answering machine by the Sponsor, whichever occurs first. Except where prohibited by law, each potential state winner may be required to sign and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability and Publicity Release and provide any additional information that may be required by Sponsor. If required, potential winners must return all such required documents via fax (or as otherwise instructed) within forty-eight (48) hours and via U.S. Mail within seven (7) days following attempted notification or such potential finalist/winner will be deemed to have forfeited the prize and another potential finalist/winner may be selected based on the judging Criteria described herein. In the event the potential winner is a minor, his or her will be disqualified as the terms and conditions state any entrée must be 21 years or older. All notification requirements, as well as other requirements within these Rules, will be strictly enforced. Determinations of Judges are final and binding.
7. Additional Conditions and Terms:
A. All taxes are the sole responsibility of the winner.
B. All entrants agree to comply with all government laws and regulations.
C. ANY ATTEMPT BY AN INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE, CONTEST REGISTERING DEVICE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS CONTEST IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS, AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
D. Contest Entities are not responsible for errors of any kind, technical hardware or software failures of any kind, including any injury or damage to any person's computer, related to or resulting from participating in or experiencing any materials in connection with the contest, lost or unavailable network connections, or failed, incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmission that may limit your ability to participate in the Contest.
E. Sponsor reserves the right to cancel or modify the contest if fraud, misconduct or technical failures harm the integrity of the program; or if a computer virus, bug, or other technical problem corrupts the administration or security of the program as determined by Sponsor, in their sole discretion. In the event of termination, a notice will be posted online. If insufficient entries are received, or if no entry submitted meets minimum reasonable criteria for a prize, in Sponsor’s sole and final discretion, winners may not be selected. If at least one qualifying entry is made, at least one winner will be made.
F. Proof of submitting entries or responses to inquiries will not be deemed to be proof of receipt by Sponsor. Only receipt of an e-mail from Sponsor acknowledging an entry or communication will be considered proof of submission.
H. Any misinformation on form will automatically disqualify a winner.
G. Any use of robotic, automatic, programmed or like methods of participation will void all such submissions by the entrant.
H. Sponsor reserves the right to prohibit the participation of an individual if fraud or tampering is suspected or if the account holder fails to comply with any requirement of participation as stated herein or with any provision in these Official Rules.
I. Sponsor may use any and all information obtained from entrants for its internal activities, including contacting an entrant in connection with this Contest. Water For People may share this information with others, but will not sell this information to others.
J. This Contest is offered only in the United States and is governed by the laws of the State of Colorado. All claims relating in any manner to this contest or to any submission must be resolved in the federal or state courts of Denver County, Colorado. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation, and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of participants and Water For People in connection with the contest, shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Colorado, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules or provisions that would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of Colorado.
K. Sponsors are not responsible for any typographical errors in the announcement of prizes or these Official Rules, or any inaccurate or incorrect data contained on the Contest Web Site. Use of the Contest Web Site is at user's own risk.
Sponsor: Water For People
100 East Tennessee Ave
Denver, CO 80209
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