The Lost Corvettes Giveaway aka Corvette Heroes® Sweepstakes hereinafter referred to as "LC", is sponsored by National Guard Educational Foundation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Donations are tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the Law. NO PURCHASE, CONTRIBUTION, DONATION OR PAYMENT NECESSARY. A PURCHASE, CONTRIBUTION, DONATION, OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
CONSUMER DISCLOSURE: You have not yet won. No purchase or payment of any kind is necessary to enter or win. For entry deadlines, see Paragraph 3. For Prize listings, see Paragraph 10.
Eligibility. LC is open only to legal United States residents of the District of Columbia and the fifty states except for Oregon. Must be 18 or older to enter. No entries will be accepted from inmates of a correctional facility. No employees of National Guard Educational Foundation, the independent firm responsible for selecting the winner, paid consultants to National Guard Educational Foundation or members of National Guard Educational Foundation's Board of Directors or their immediate family members (defined as spouse or children) are eligible to enter or win the Sweepstakes. Participation constitutes Entrant's full and unconditional agreement to these Official Rules and Sponsor's decisions, which are final and binding in all matters related to the Sweepstakes. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.
Sponsor/Administrator. The sole and exclusive Sponsor and Administrator of the Sweepstakes is National Guard Educational Foundation, One Massachusetts Ave, NW Washington DC 20001 USA ("Sponsor").
Timing. The Sweepstakes commences on July 1, 2019, at 12:00 a.m. Eastern Time and ends on April 30, 2020 at 11:59 p.m. Pacific Time (the "Promotion Period"). Sponsor is the official timekeeper for the Sweepstakes.
How to Enter. There are four (4) methods of entry:
Additional Conditions. For any reason, you may request a refund of your donation and cancellation of your entry(ies). Such requests for a refund and cancellation must be made within fifteen (15) days prior to end of the Promotion Period by calling customer service at 727-536-2555. Any incomplete or illegible entries will not be processed. The use of robotic, automatic, macro, programmed, photocopied entries, or multiple entries sent in bulk, or like methods (including without limitation a "bot", any other program or application to facilitate multiple website entries, and the use of any promotion/sweepstakes subscription, notification entry or like sites or services that offers sweepstakes entry services "on behalf of" Entrant) is strictly prohibited. Any attempt by any participant to obtain more than the stated number of tickets or entries by using multiple/different email addresses, identities, or any other methods may in Sponsor's sole discretion void that participant's entries and that participant may be disqualified. Use of any automated system to participate is prohibited and will result in disqualification. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, postage due, invalid, unintelligible or misdirected entry applications, which will be disqualified and destroyed. In the event of a dispute as to any entry application, the authorized account holder of the email address, if applicable, used to register will be deemed to be the Entrant. All entries must be made in the name of the individual and no transfer of ownership of a ticket is permitted. No entries will be accepted from or on behalf of, corporations, trusts, partnerships, or other entities. If you elect to discontinue receiving mail from this promotion please call 727-536-2555 or mail your name and address to: Corvette Heroes OPT-OUT 4911 Creekside Dr. Suite B, Clearwater, FL 33760.
Winner Selection Drawing. On or about May 15, 2020 (the "Drawing Date"), an independent firm selected by Sponsor will randomly and electronically first select one (1) Conditional Prize Winner for each of the 36 Prizes and then three (3) Alternate Conditional Prize Winners for each of the 36 Prizes from among all valid Sweepstakes tickets, for each one of the listed Prizes. You do not need to be present at the Drawing Date to win. Odds of winning a Prize depends on the number of eligible entries received during the Promotion Period.
Winner Notification. Within three (3) business days of the Drawing Date, Sponsor will contact each Conditional Prize Winner using the contact information provided on the entry form. If Sponsor is unable to contact the Conditional Prize Winner(s), the Conditional Prize Winner(s) fails to respond to the Sponsor's initial contact within three (3) business days of notification, or Sponsor's email to the Conditional Prize Winner(s) is returned as undeliverable, such Conditional Prize Winner(s) will be disqualified, and Sponsor shall contact an alternative Conditional Prize Winner.
Verification of Conditional Prize Winners. CONDITIONAL PRIZE WINNER(S) ARE SUBJECT TO VERIFICATION BY SPONSOR WHOSE DECISIONS ARE FINAL AND BINDING IN ALL MATTERS RELATED TO THE SWEEPSTAKES. Entrant(s) selected as Conditional Prize Winner(s) will be contacted within three (3) business days following notification and will be required to complete, sign and return to Sponsor, within seven (7) days of the date notice is sent, a notarized affidavit of eligibility, a notarized prize selection affidavit, IRS W-9 form, liability/publicity release (except where prohibited). Sponsor may, but is not obligated to, exercise its rights under such affidavit. In the event: (a) potential winner cannot be reached for whatever reason after a reasonable effort has been exerted or the potential winner notification or Affidavit is returned as undeliverable; (b) potential winner declines or cannot accept, receive or use the Prize for any reason; (c) of noncompliance with the above or within any of the aforesaid time periods; (d) potential winner is found to be ineligible to enter the Sweepstakes or receive the Prize; (e) potential winner cannot or does not comply with the Official Rules; or (f) potential winner fails to fulfill the Affidavit-related obligations, the potential Prize winner shall be disqualified from the Sweepstakes and an alternate potential Prize winner may be selected, at Sponsor's sole discretion, first from the alternate Conditional Prize Winner(s) by random drawing, and if no alternatives satisfy these requirements, then at random from among the other eligible entries received. Sponsor reserves the right to modify the notification and Affidavit procedures in connection with the selection of alternate potential Prize winner, if any.
Odds of Winning. Odds of winning = One (1) divided by total number of valid tickets timely entered for a particular LC drawing.
Prizes. There are thirty six (36) Prizes:
Total Approximate Retail Value of all Prizes: $2,095,000.
The alternative cash prizes are available to Verified Winner(s), subject to IRS withholding requirements. If the Verified Winner(s) selects the alternative cash prize, he or she will receive a check for 75% of the alternate cash prize. Additionally a withholding payment in the amount of 25% will be applied to the winner's IRS withholding. All non-stated options and features are in Sponsor's discretion and subject to availability. Sponsor shall make arrangements with the Verified Prize Winner(s) to award the Prize(s) at a prize award ceremony. When applicable, the Prize Winner(s) must provide proof of insurance and a valid driver's license in order to receive any vehicle included in a Prize. The Prize award ceremonies will take place at a location and date determined solely by the Sponsor. If the Verified Prize Winner(s) is not able to travel on the date required by the Sponsor, the Prize may be forfeited. Sponsor shall make reasonable efforts to accommodate the Verified Prize Winner(s) with an alternate travel data within a two (2) week period, or in its sole discretion may allow the Verified Prize Winner(s) to send a representative to accept the Prize on the ceremony date. Verified Prize Winners agree to participate in the award ceremony as a condition to receive a Prize. Should a Verified Prize Winner(s) choose to receive a non-cash Prize, which includes cash for taxes, the Sponsor or Sponsor's agent acting on behalf of Sponsor agrees to pay the specified cash amount toward the IRS withholding requirement on behalf of the Verified Prize Winner(s). For purposes of federal taxes, the net fair market value of the Prize, plus any published cash award applied toward the IRS withholding requirement, as of the date the Verified Prize Winner receives the Prize, will determine the net fair market value of the Prize, not the approximate current retail value of the Prize. If the cash portion of a Prize, should any exist, does not fulfill the withholding requirement calculated by applying the IRS gross-up formula to the net fair market value of the grand-prize at the time of the award, the Verified Prize Winner will be required to fund the difference at the time of (or prior to) receiving the Prize. Verified Prize Winner(s) is solely responsible for all taxes resulting from winning the Prize, including all federal, state and local, taxes, fees, assessments, and other similar charges. All Prizes are non-transferable and no substitution will be made except as provided herein at the Sponsor's sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute any listed prize for one of equal or greater value for any reason.
Entry Conditions and Release. By entering, each Entrant agrees to: (a) comply with and be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor and/or its designee(s) which are binding and final in all matters relating to these Sweepstakes; (b) release and hold harmless Sponsor, and their respective parent, subsidiary and affiliated companies, the Prize suppliers and any other organizations and/or persons responsible for sponsoring, fulfilling, administering, advertising or promoting the Sweepstakes, and all of their respective past and present officers, directors, employees, agents and representatives (collectively, the "Released Parties") from and against any and all claims, expenses and liability, including but not limited to negligence and damages of any kind to persons and property, including but not limited to invasion of privacy (under appropriation, intrusion, public disclosure of private facts, false light in the public eye or other legal theory), defamation, slander, libel, violation of right of publicity, infringement of trademark, copyright or other intellectual property rights, property damage, or death or personal injury arising out of or relating to a participant's entry, creation of an entry or submission of an entry, participation in the Sweepstakes, acceptance or use or misuse of Prize (including any travel or activity related thereto) and/or the broadcast, exploitation or use of entry; and (c) indemnify, defend and hold harmless the Released Parties from and against any and all claims, expenses, and liabilities (including reasonable attorneys' fees) arising out of or relating to an Entrant's participation in the Sweepstakes and/or Entrant's acceptance, use or misuse of any Prize. Notwithstanding the foregoing, in the event that the preceding release is determined by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid or void for any reason, Entrant agrees that, by entering the Sweepstakes, (i) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or in connection with the Sweepstakes, or any Prize awarded, shall be resolved individually without resort to any form of class action; (ii) any claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering the Sweepstakes, but in no event attorney's fees; and (iii) under no circumstances will any Entrant be permitted to obtain any award for, and Entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental or consequential damages and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased and any other damages, other than damages for actual out-of-pocket expenses.
Publicity. Except where prohibited by law, participation in the Sweepstakes constitutes entrant's consent to Sponsor and its agents' use such Entrant's name, address, email address, likeness, photograph, voice, opinions for promotional purposes in any media, worldwide, without further payment or consideration. You hereby consent that we may rent, sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your name, address, city, town, any form or online contact identifier, email, name of chat account etc., phone number or other Personally Identifiable Information.
General Conditions. Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, suspend and/or modify the Sweepstakes, or any part of it, if any fraud, technical failures or any other factor beyond Sponsor's reasonable control impairs the integrity or proper functioning of the Sweepstakes, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules or any other promotion or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Any attempt by any person to deliberately undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes may be a violation of criminal and civil law and, should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Sponsor's failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.
In the event of a dispute regarding the identity of any Entrant, the authorized account holder of the email address used to enter the Sweepstakes or the person whose name appears on the self-addressed stamp envelope, as the case may be, will be deemed to be the Entrant. Any disputes of this nature shall be resolved by Sponsor in its sole and absolute discretion. There shall be no third-party beneficiaries for non-entrants under these rules. The "authorized account holder" is the natural person assigned an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted address. Conditional Winner(s) of any Prize may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder to be awarded the Prize. All entry information becomes the sole and exclusive property of Sponsor and will not be returned or cancelled.
Limitations of Liability. The Released Parties (as defined above) are not responsible for: (a) any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by Entrant, or programming associated with or used in the Sweepstakes; (b) technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to malfunctions, interruptions, or disconnections in phone lines or network hardware or software; (c) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Sweepstakes; (d) technical or human error, which may occur in the administration of the Sweepstakes or the processing of entries; or (e) any injury or damage to persons or property, which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from Entrant's participation in the Sweepstakes or receipt or use or misuse of any Prize. If for any reason an Entrant's entry is confirmed to have been erroneously deleted, lost or otherwise destroyed or corrupted, Entrant's sole remedy is another entry in this or a future Sweepstakes. No more than the stated number of Prizes will be awarded. If, for any reason, the Sweepstakes cannot be executed as planned, including, but not limited to, any governmental order, force majeure, social media mandate, printing, administrative or other error of any kind, transmission failure, infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of Sponsor that corrupt or affect the security, administration, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, or if the Sweepstakes is compromised or becomes technically corrupted in any way, electronically or otherwise, Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, modify or terminate the Sweepstakes and, if terminated before the original end date, to select the winners from among all eligible, non-suspect entries received through both entry methods combined as of the date/time of termination.
ARBITRATION. Except where prohibited by law, as a condition of participating in this Sweepstakes, each Entrant agrees that (1) any and all disputes and causes of action arising out of or connected with these Sweepstakes, including but not limited to Prize awarded, shall be exclusively resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action or other form of mass or representative adjudication, and by final and binding arbitration under the rules of JAMS and held at the JAMS regional office nearest the Entrant; (2) the Federal Arbitration Act shall govern the interpretation, enforcement and all proceedings at such arbitration; and (3) judgment upon such arbitration award may be entered in any court having jurisdiction. Under no circumstances will any Entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and Entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental or consequential damages, or any other damages, including attorneys' fees, other than Entrant's actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e., costs associated with participating in this Sweepstakes), and Entrant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
Drawing Results. For the Sweepstakes results, go to CorvetteHeroes.com or send a hand-printed, self-addressed, stamped envelope to Corvette Heroes Sweepstakes Winner's List, 4911 Creekside Dr. Suite B, Clearwater, FL 33760, and indicate the particular drawing. Requests for the winner's list must be received by Sponsor within 180 calendar days of the Drawing Date.
Prize Representations. Sponsor and/or its agents make no representations as to condition, warranties, or fitness for a particular use of Prize. For vehicle prizes, no representations as to originality, mileage, or compliance with safety or emissions laws or regulations are made and Sponsor and/or its agents reserves all discretion with respect to any option or feature not expressly stated in these rules. For travel prizes, Sponsor and/or its agents reserve the right to designate or limit travel dates, times, and deadlines, specific level of accommodations, excursions, flights, and all other aspects of the travel prize not specifically stated. Verified Prize Winner(s) agrees to accept the Prize "AS IS", "WHERE IS."
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NO PURCHASE, CONTRIBUTION, DONATION OR PAYMENT IS NECESSARY AND MAKING ONE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. Donations are tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law. The Lost Corvettes Giveaway aka Corvette Heroes® Sweepstakes, starts on July 1, 2019, at 12:00 a.m. Eastern Time and ends on April 30, 2020, at 11:59 p.m. Pacific Time with the selection of winners on or about May 15, 2020. This Sweepstakes is open only to legal United States residents of the District of Columbia and the fifty states except for Oregon. Must be 18 or older to enter. Void where prohibited. Odds of winning equal to one divided by the total number of tickets issued. This ad is for informational purposes only. For entry and official rules including free entry method visit CorvetteHeroes.com. The Sponsor, National Guard Educational Foundation, a 501(c)(3) organization, One Massachusetts Ave, NW Washington DC 20001 USA, is a licensee of the LC brand. Prizes identified, logos, brands and other trademarks referred to within the LC drawing are the property of their respective trademark holders and are not sponsor of this promotion.