The St. Jude Give thanks. Walk Early Bird Sweepstakes is a volunteer-based fundraising program conducted by American Lebanese Syrian Associated Charities, Inc. ("ALSAC") to benefit St. Jude Children's Research Hospital ("St. Jude"). These Rules apply to all participants. The Sponsors shall make all determinations as to whether the Rules have been complied with, and the decision of the Sponsors as to any issue is final.
Sponsors: ALSAC and St. Jude Children's Research Hospital are the Sponsors of this Sweepstakes.
Eligibility: NO DONATION IS NECESSARY TO PARTICIPATE IN THE SWEEPSTAKES. Participants must be 18 years of age or older. A donation will not increase one's chance of winning. The Sweepstakes is open to residents of the 50 United States and District of Columbia. Employees of ALSAC and St. Jude and members of their immediate family are not eligible to win.
"Immediate Family" is defined as the spouse, parents, siblings, in-laws, children, and grandchildren of the employee and his/her spouse. This definition also includes individuals for whom an employee is the current legal guardian or individuals who are not legally related to but who reside with an employee. ("Step" relationships also are covered by this definition.)
Entry: You will be entered to win by registering at www.givethankswalk.org. Limit one (1) entry per person.
Time: The Sweepstakes starts at 12:01 a.m. (all times Eastern Time) on July 1, 2013 and ends at 11:59 p.m. on September 1, 2013 (the "Sweepstakes Period"). All entries must be received during the Sweepstakes Period to be eligible to win the prize.
Prize: There will be 74 prize winners. One winner will be chosen for each individual St. Jude Give thanks. Walk. Each winner will receive a $250 gift card to Dick's Sporting Goods.
Determination of Winner: There will be one winner ("the Winner") for each St. Jude Give thanks. Walk event. Each Winner will be chosen by random selection from the Sweepstakes registrants who satisfy the entry requirements above. The drawing will be conducted privately. The Winner will be determined and notified no later than 6:00 pm Central Time on September 8, 2013. The Winner will be notified by e-mail and subsequently announced to the public. The selection of the Winner by Sponsors is final and binding on all participants.
The prize may be forfeited and awarded to an alternative winner if Winner does not respond within three (3) days of notification being sent to the Winner or if two (2) attempts to contact Winner by email are not successful. There is no cash option for the Winners. The prize is not transferable.
Additional Agreements: The Winners will be required to execute an Agreement with ALSAC/St. Jude as a condition of accepting the prize. All agreements include releases of liability ALSAC and St. Jude, respectively.
Consent to Publicity: By entering the Sweepstakes, the Winners consent to ALSAC/St. Jude use of his or her name and/or photograph in any publicity, publications, promotional and marketing material, advertising, and any other print materials, web pages, electronic or other communications published or distributed by ALSAC/St. Jude, and to sign a separate agreement to this effect.
Miscellaneous Conditions: In the event that the operation or administration of the Sweepstakes is impaired or prevented in any way for any reason, including, but not limited to fraud, change of condition, or other technical problems, the Sponsors may in their sole discretion, either: (a) terminate the Sweepstakes; (b) suspend the Sweepstakes to address the impairment and then resume the Sweepstakes in a manner that best conforms to the spirit of these Rules; and/or (c) substitute other prizes for any prize set forth in these Rules that becomes unavailable for any reason. The Sponsors reserve the right in their sole discretion to disqualify any individual found to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or acting in violation of these Rules.
The determinations of ALSAC/St. Jude are final and binding with respect to any matter arising out of the interpretation or application of these terms and conditions.
For a confirmation of the Winner, send a hand-written, self-addressed, stamped envelope to St. Jude Give thanks. Walk Early Bird Sweepstakes, ALSAC/St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105. Requests for the Winner list must be received by May 31, 2013.