Rescue Inc. 2017 Subaru Impreza Raffle – Rules & Regulations
Purchase tickets for $20 per ticket from Rescue Inc. and you’ll be entered in a drawing to win a 2017 Subaru Impreza. Entries into Rescue Inc.’s raffle are $20 each. A maximum of 3500 tickets will be sold. Odds of winning are based on the number of raffle ticket entries purchased, if Rescue Inc sells all 3500 tickets, the odds of winning are 1 in 3500. Void where prohibited. Sweepstakes begins at 12:01 am on May 17, 2017 and ends on October 12, 2017 at time of drawing or when all tickets are sold. Online entry deadline is October 12, 20177 at noon. All times referenced for this raffle are eastern daylight savings time.
HOW TO ENTER:
There are three ways to enter.
1) Purchase tickets in person at either Rescue Inc. location at any location where Rescue Inc. volunteers are selling tickets, or from one of several retail locations in the Brattleboro region where tickets are available.
2) Call Rescue Inc. at 802-257-7679. Provide your entry information (name, address, telephone, email) over the phone along with credit card information to charge the entry fee. If you reach a voice mailbox, leave your name and contact information and someone will contact you to complete the purchase.
3) Purchase tickets in person from any Rescue Inc. volunteer, at any location where Rescue Inc. volunteers are selling tickets, or from one of several retail locations in the Brattleboro region where tickets are available.
4) Go to www.rescueinc.org to the Rescue Raffle page and complete the online entry form online and pay entry fee with your credit card. In accordance with Applicable Law, Rescue Inc. will not mail raffle tickets to ticket holders. Ticket numbers will be sent by email and hard copies of official tickets are available upon request.
ELIGIBILITY: Open only to persons who are 18 years of age or older as of May 17, 2017. Tickets will be distributed and ticket numbers will be assigned in the order that payment is received. All raffle ticket sales are final. Current management staff of Rescue Inc. and Rescue Inc. Board of Trustee members are ineligible, but their immediate family members ARE eligible. Rescue Inc. is not responsible for late, lost, damaged, incomplete, misdirected, illegible or mutilated entries. Winner mus t show proof of a valid driver’s license in order to claim the prize. Rescue Inc. reserves the right to revoke any prize or remove an entry if the entrant does not meet any or all of the eligibility requirements, or if the entry or winning tickets has been damaged or altered. All federal, state, and local laws and regulations apply. The raffle is void where prohibited or restricted by law.
SELECTION AND NOTIFICATION OF WINNERS: Winners will be selected in a random drawing on Thursday Oct 12, 2017 that will take place at The Marina Restaurant, Brattleboro VT and results will thereafter be posted on Rescue Inc.’s website. Once submitted, entries become the sole property of Rescue Inc. and will not be returned. Winner 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 and an alternate winner selected by random drawing. Rescue Inc. is not responsible for problems occurring within the postal system or the internet that may affect winner’s receipt of the winning notice.
PRIZE: 2017 Subaru Impreza, 5 door hatchback, color Lapis Blue Pearl, approx. value $22,500
Upon verification of the winner, Rescue Inc. will notify Brattleboro Subaru of Brattleboro VT, to finalize the transfer of the vehicle to the winner. The color of the vehicle is Lapis Blue Pearl. The terms of the car dealership’s and manufacturer’s automobile transfer documentation will govern issues of liability relating to the prize after acceptance of the automobile by the winner. Winner is solely responsible for any and all state or local license, title, registration, fees associated with the vehicle, as well as insurance (proof of which must be shown prior to delivery), and pickup or delivery costs at the dealership.
Rescue Inc. reserves the right to substitute a prize of similar or greater value in the unlikely event of the unavailability of the prize. The prize has a predetermined value based on the manufacturer’s suggested retail price, which is not negotiable.
INDEMNIFICATION & LIMIT ON LIABILITY: As a condition of accepting a prize, winner acknowledges that RESCUE INC is not responsible for any harm, injury, or damage caused to any person or property, proximate or otherwise, through the use of any prize by any person, and agrees to save and hold harmless RESCUE INC., its principals and employees from any claim of such responsibility. “Harm, injury, or damage” includes but is not limited to occurrences beyond the control of Rescue Inc. such as death, bodily injury, property damage, or theft, or for failure of any automobile manufacturer’s or dealership’s warranties.
GENERAL: Ticket purchases are not tax deductible. By entering the raffle, participants agree that Rescue Inc., Its agents and employees have no liability whatsoever for any injuries, losses, or damages of any kind which result from use of the prize, or by participation in the sweepstakes. Prize must be claimed within two months from the date of award. The prize is nontransferable. No substitutions. Rescue Inc. may use winner’s name and likeness for publicity purposes without further compensation. Rescue Inc. is not responsible for any failure of communications or failure of the internet or its website. Rescue Inc. reserves the right to modify these rules and will give prompt announcement of any rule changes. All decisions of Rescue Inc. are final and binding in all matters related to this raffle.
TAX OBLIGATIONS: All local, state and federal taxes are the sole responsibility of the winner, withholding taxes will be collected from winner as applicable. Rescue Inc. will file an IRS Form 1099 MISC with the Internal Revenue Service reporting the value of the prize as income to the winner and winner will receive form W2G. Winner must show proof of social security number to Rescue Inc. This is for tax recording purposes only, and will not be used or released for any other purposes.
AFFIDAVIT OF ELIGIBILTY AND LIABILITY/PUBLICITY RELEASE OF GRAND PRIZE WINNER: Winner must complete to Rescue Inc.’s satisfaction the Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability/Publicity Release form in order to claim the prize.