Unshakeable Hope Sweepstakes -- Official Rules
This promotion (the "Sweepstakes") is sponsored by HarperCollins Christian Publishing, Inc. ("HCCP"), PO Box 141000, Nashville, TN 37214-1000.
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY
To enter, submit the required information in the designated spaces at https://blog.churchsource.com/unshakable-hope-sweepstakes/ and press “Submit” to complete your entry (“Entry”). By filling out and submitting this form, you will be automatically entered into the Sweepstakes. Following successful completion of the foregoing you will see a confirmation message. This message signifies your Entry has been received for the Sweepstakes. By participating in the sweepstakes with HCCP, you will receive by email special offers from ChurchSource and Max Lucado You can unsubscribe from these promotional emails at any time. Multiple entries are automatically disqualified; only the first entry will be considered.
ELIGIBILITY FOR ENTRANTS AND PRIZE RECIPIENTS
The Sweepstakes is open to any legal residents of the United States eighteen (18) years of age and older as of July 2, 2018 excluding employees and immediate family members of HCCP, and its parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, assigns, advertising, promotional and fulfillment agents, attorneys, and other representatives and the persons with whom each of the above are domiciled. Only qualified pastors as determined by the Sponsor in its sole discretion, are eligible to receive the prize (the “Prize Recipients”). Offer void in Hawaii, Alaska, and U.S. territories and possessions, outside the United States and wherever prohibited or restricted by law.
Each entrant in the Sweepstakes must be the rightful holder of the email account submitted at entry. In the event of a dispute concerning the identity of the holder of the email account, the holder will be deemed to be the person who owns the email address according to the records of the email service provider. The email account must be opened prior to the commencement of the Sweepstakes.
The Sweepstakes will commence on July 2, 2018, 2018 2:00 p.m. (ET). The last entry will be accepted July 20, 2018 at 11:59 p.m. (ET).
SELECTION AND NOTIFICATION OF WINNERS
ONE (1) potential winner will be selected by a random drawing from among the eligible entries. Potential winners will be chosen by HCCP on or about July 22, 2018. If the potential winner does not qualify as a Prize Recipient, the potential winner must nominate a qualified pastor as the potential Prize Recipient. The potential winner and the potential Prize Recipient will be notified by email and required to execute and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and Release (the “Affidavit”). If the potential winner fails to nominate a qualified pastor or the potential winner or potential Prize Recipient does not respond and/or return the Affidavit within 7 days of delivery, the prize will be deemed forfeited and an alternate winner will be chosen.
In HCCP’s sole discretion, the potential winner and potential Prize Recipient may be disqualified and required to forfeit his/her prize, and an alternate winner and Prize Recipient may be selected in accordance with these Official Rules from among the remaining eligible entries, if sufficient time exists, if potential winner or Prize Recipient: (i) is unreachable or winner notification is returned as undeliverable; (ii) declines or cannot accept, receive or use the prize for any reason; or (iii) does not comply with these Official Rules. Forfeited prizes may not be awarded.
One (1) winner will receive:
One (1) roundtrip coach class tickets from the closest major airport to the winner’s permanent residence in the continental United States to Washington D.C. (Estimated retail value: $1,000)
Standard hotel accommodations for three (3) nights. One (1) double occupancy room and room tax only (Estimated retail value: $1,000)
One (1) invitation to see Max Lucado speak at Museum of the Bible at a private event between August 5 – 8, 2018 and meet with Max Lucado (No estimated retail value)
Round trip ground transportation to/from hotel and Max Lucado Event (Estimated retail value $100)
One (1) one-day admission ticket to the Museum of the Bible (Estimated retail value: $15.00)
Estimated retail value of all prizes: $2115.00
The prizes will be awarded, provided there is at least one (1) eligible entry. Admission ticket to Museum of the Bible is subject to availability. Meet and greet with Max Lucado is subject to Mr. Lucado’s availability and has no estimated retail value. HCCP is not responsible for cancellation or preemption of the meet and greet with Mr. Lucado or any scheduled events at the museum or for other circumstances that make it impractical or impossible to fulfill those elements of the prize and HCCP’s only obligation in the event of any such cancellation, preemption, or non-fulfillment because of impossibility or impracticality will be to provide the remainder, if any, of the prize. If the actual value of any aspect of the prize is less than the stated approximate retail value, the difference will not be awarded. There is no substitution for any prize. The prize is not transferable, assignable or redeemable for cash. HCCP reserves the right to substitute a cash payment of equal value for any aspect of the prize.
The terms and conditions printed on and otherwise applicable to ticketholders for the Museum of the Bible or persons present at the applicable venues shall govern winner’s presence at the events in question, including any minimum age requirements.
Winner must travel on itinerary on dates to be designated by HCCP, and must have valid identification and any other documents necessary for domestic United States travel. WINNER WILL BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ALL EXPENSES NOT INCLUDED IN PRIZE, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, GROUND TRANSPORTATION TO/FROM AIRPORTS AND HOTEL, MEALS, APPLICABLE TRAVEL AND OTHER INSURANCE, ALL APPLICABLE AIRPORT CHARGES INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY EXCESS BAGGAGE CHARGES, AIRPORT TAXES, FEES OR FUEL CHARGES; AND TICKETS ARE NOT TRANSFERABLE, REFUNDABLE OR REDEEMABLE. Blackout dates and certain other travel restrictions may apply. All federal, state and local taxes are the sole responsibility of the winners.
By participating, entrants affirm that they have read these Official Rules, agree to be bound by them and the selection of the winner, which shall be final, and waive any right to claim ambiguity in the Sweepstakes and/or these Official Rules. Acceptance of prizes constitutes permission to use the winner's name, likeness, biography, and prize won for purposes of advertising, promotion and publicity without additional compensation, except where prohibited or restricted by law.
The entrants release, discharge, and hold harmless HCCP, and their parent, affiliates, subsidiaries, assigns, attorneys, representatives and agents, including advertising, promotion and fulfillment agencies, from any and all liability or damages arising from the administration of the Sweepstakes and the use or misuse of any prize received in this Sweepstakes, including, without limitation, the following: (i) late, lost, incomplete, delayed, misdirected or unintelligible entries, (ii) any printing, typographical, administrative or technological errors in any materials associated with the Sweepstakes, (iii) any damage to the entrant's computer, related equipment, data files, and software resulting from entrant's downloading of information regarding the Sweepstakes or participation in the Sweepstakes, and (iv) any personal or other injury resulting from use and enjoyment of the prizes.
HCCP reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to modify, cancel or suspend this Sweepstakes should a virus, bug, computer problem or other causes beyond HCCP's control corrupt the administration, security or proper operation of the Sweepstakes. HCCP may prohibit you from participating in the Sweepstakes or winning a prize if, in its sole discretion, it determines that you are attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes by cheating, hacking or employing other unfair practices or by abusing other entrants or the representatives of HCCP.
ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE IN VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS, AND, IN SUCH EVENT, HCCP RESERVES THE RIGHT TO PURSUE ITS REMEDIES AND DAMAGES (INCLUDING COSTS AND ATTORNEY'S FEES) TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW.
Any dispute arising from the Sweepstakes will be determined according to the laws of the State of New York, without reference to its conflict of laws principles, and the entrants consent to the personal jurisdiction of the State and Federal Courts located in the State and County of New York over them and agree that such courts have exclusive jurisdiction over all such disputes.
THE ODDS OF WINNING DEPEND UPON THE NUMBER OF ENTRIES RECEIVED.
For the names of the prize winners, e-mail your request to firstname.lastname@example.org no earlier than July 29, 2018 but no later than January 29, 2019. You may also send a self-addressed stamped envelope (postage not required from Vermont residents) to Kristen Jeffery, Social Media Marketing Manager, ChurchSource, FaithGateway, StudyGateway, 3900 Sparks Dr., Grand Rapids, MI 49546 during the time period above.