WBUR Spring Fundraiser: Hamilton Sweepstakes Rules & Regulations

NO PLEDGE NECESSARY TO ENTER. Pledging does not increase the chances of winning. Void where prohibited. Open only to legal residents of the 50 states of the U.S. (including the District of Columbia) and Canada, 18 or older. All sweepstakes begin at 12:01 AM ET on February 19, 2019. Deadlines for entry for each sweepstakes vary as specified below. A pledge in any amount within these deadlines results in an automatic entry. Subject to applicable sweepstakes rules, members of the Edward R. Murrow Society, WBUR’s major donor group, are automatically entered into all sweepstakes. All WBUR Sustainers are automatically entered into all sweepstakes. All times referenced are Eastern Time. To enter the sweepstakes without a pledge, visit www.wbur.org/sweepstakesentry and submit your contact information or send a 3×5 card with full name, address, phone number, and email address to WBUR, c/o SWEEPSTAKES, 890 Commonwealth Ave, 3rd Floor Boston, MA 02215. One entry per person. All entries must be complete to be eligible. This sweepstakes is governed by the laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. By entering sweepstakes, entrant consents to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts located in Suffolk County, Massachusetts for resolution of all disputes. Winner(s) will be selected in a random drawing approximately one month after the end of the fundraiser. Once submitted, entries become the sole property of WBUR and will not be returned. Winners 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. Entrants need not be present to win. In the event the winner declines the prize or if the prize is forfeited as stated above, another winner will be selected. In the event the second winner declines the prize or if the prize is forfeited, as stated above, the prize may be designated for another sweepstakes or fundraising auction. Persons affiliated with WBUR/Boston University are ineligible to win. Winner may be required to sign an affidavit of eligibility, general release of claims and acceptance of prize, and a receipt. Winner is responsible for all taxes associated with the prize, including if the prize is forfeited after acceptance. Prizes are non-transferable. No substitution will be allowed and prizes may not be redeemed for cash or other consideration. Winner will not receive difference between actual and approximate retail value of a prize. WBUR is not responsible or liable for multiple entries completed or entered by other than human means or entries that are late (including delayed data transmissions), tampered with, illegible, mutilated, forged, destroyed, incomplete, garbled, lost, misdirected, mechanically duplicated, mass machine printed, postage-due, or otherwise not in compliance with WBUR Sweepstakes Rules and Regulations (and such entries will be disqualified). Information about the prize winners is available by mailing a request for the information to WBUR, c/o SWEEPSTAKES, 890 Commonwealth Ave, 3rd Floor Boston, MA 02215.

Prize is two (2) orchestra tickets for the Broadway musical production of Hamilton, in New York City on Saturday, July 13, 2019 at 8:00 PM ET. Winner will also receive a gift voucher in the amount of $1,000, available for hotel accommodations and air travel, provided by Short’s Travel Management. Winner is responsible for payment of any costs in excess of this amount. Reservations for air travel and hotel accommodations are based upon availability. Air and travel arrangements must be reserved through Short’s Travel and must be booked by April 1, 2020. Winner is responsible for payment of all tax obligations. Optional excursions, insurance, passenger fees, business class upgrades and any other add-ons are not included and must be paid for by the travelers. WBUR reserves the right to substitute the trip for one of equal or greater value if the designated prize should become unavailable for any reason. Should the winner cancel after making trip reservations, the prize is forfeited and no substitution or credit will be provided. If the actual value of the prize turns out to be less than the stated value, the difference will not be awarded in cash. Total retail value for each prize is up to $2,151.50. The deadline to enter is on Tuesday, April 2, 2019 at 11:59 PM ET.

Sweepstakes deadlines are subject to being extended and any extensions will be published online at www.wbur.org/support/sweepstakesrules. Dates, times, deadlines, price, and prizes subject to change. Estimated odds of winning are determined by the number of entries received.

WBUR Spring Fundraiser: Lexus Sweepstakes Rules & Regulations

NO PLEDGE NECESSARY TO ENTER. Pledging does not increase the chances of winning. Void where prohibited. Open only to legal residents of the contiguous United States (including the District of Columbia), 21 years or older at time selected as a winner. The Sweepstakes shall be void where prohibited or restricted by law. All sweepstakes begin at 12:01 AM ET on February 19, 2019. Deadlines for entry for each sweepstakes vary as specified below. A pledge in any amount within these deadlines results in an automatic entry. Subject to applicable sweepstakes rules, members of the Edward R. Murrow Society, WBUR’s major donor group, are automatically entered into all sweepstakes. All WBUR Sustainers are automatically entered into all sweepstakes.  All times referenced are Eastern Time. To enter the sweepstakes without a pledge, visit www.wbur.org/sweepstakesentry and submit your contact information or send a 3×5 card with full name, address, phone number, and email address to WBUR, c/o SWEEPSTAKES, 890 Commonwealth Ave, 3rd Floor Boston, MA 02215. One entry per person. All entries must be complete to be eligible. This sweepstakes is governed by the laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. By entering sweepstakes, entrant consents to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts located in Suffolk County, Massachusetts for resolution of all disputes. Potential winner(s) will be selected in a random drawing approximately one month after the end of the fundraiser. Once submitted, entries become the sole property of WBUR and will not be returned. Potential winners 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. Entrants need not be present to win. In the event the winner declines the prize or if the prize is forfeited as stated above, another winner will be selected.   Potential winners will be selected until one accepts. Persons affiliated with WBUR/Boston University are ineligible to win. Employees of Lexus, Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc. (“TMS”), those entities’ advertising agencies, or any of the aforementioned entities’ affiliates or subsidiaries, nor an individual domiciled with any such employee are ineligible to win. Potential winner will be required to execute and notarize an affidavit of eligibility and liability release, a general release of claims and acceptance of prize, Internal Revenue Service Form W9, and a receipt provided by WBUR, a publicity release, and other legal documents as may be required. Acceptance of a prize constitutes permission for WBUR, Lexus, and TMS and/or their designees to use the winner’s name, address, photograph, testimonial or other likeness and/or prize information or personal exposition (and/or any edited portion thereof) for promotional, advertising and/or publicity purposes in any media, now or hereafter known throughout the world in perpetuity, without compensation or notice to, or further consent of, to the winner to the extent permitted by law. Potential winner must return said documents to WBUR within 10 business days from date of notification of winning; failure to do so will result in forfeiture of the prize. Winner is responsible for all taxes associated with the prize, including if the prize is forfeited after acceptance. Prizes are non-transferable. No substitution will be allowed and prizes may not be redeemed for cash or other consideration.  Winner will not receive the difference between actual and approximate retail value of a prize. WBUR reserve the right to disqualify anyone not fully complying with the Official Rules. WBUR is not responsible or liable for multiple entries completed or entered by other than human means or entries that are late (including delayed data transmissions), tampered with, illegible, mutilated, forged, destroyed, incomplete, garbled, lost, misdirected, mechanically duplicated, mass machine printed, postage-due, or otherwise not in compliance with WBUR Sweepstakes Rules and Regulations (and such entries will be disqualified). Information about the prize winners is available by mailing a request for the information to WBUR, c/o SWEEPSTAKES, 890 Commonwealth Ave, 3rd Floor Boston, MA 02215.

The prize is one (1) 2019 Model Year Lexus UX hybrid AWD (the “Prize Vehicle”), provided by Boston Lexus Dealer Association. The Prize Vehicle will be delivered to one of the following authorized Lexus dealerships or distributors for redemption: Herb Chambers Lexus, 25 Providence Hwy, Sharon, MA 02067; Herb Chambers Lexus of Hingham, 141 Derby St, Hingham, MA 02043; Ira Lexus, 99 A Andover St, Danvers, MA 01923; Lexus of Northborough, 14 Belmont St, Northborough, MA 01532; Lexus of Watertown, 330 Arsenal St, Watertown, MA 02472; Ira Lexus of Manchester,18 Kilton Rd, Bedford, NH 03110. Lexus shall pay to deliver the Prize Vehicle to said location for prize redemption. Winner must be personally present during title transfer in order to take possession of the Prize Vehicle. The winner is responsible for all taxes, title, license, registration fees, and insurance required in claiming the vehicle, as well as all other expenses relating to the receipt and use of vehicle, including any travel and transportation costs associated with taking delivery of the vehicle, if applicable, and costs associated with notarization of Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability/Publicity Release. Winner shall have the option, at winner’s own expense, of upgrading the Prize Vehicle at the sole discretion of the Lexus dealer in winner’s authorized locale. Color and/or equipment may vary based on available inventory. All costs and expenses related to acceptance and use of the Prize Vehicle are the sole responsibility of the winner. Winner is not eligible for any cash back, incentives or rebates which may be available on the vehicle at time of delivery. If the Prize Vehicle is not claimed by the winner within thirty (30) days after the date the vehicle is delivered to the Lexus dealer in winner’s authorized locale, or the winner is unwilling or unable to assume the costs associated with the vehicle, including the tax liabilities associated with the Prize Vehicle, an alternative winner shall be selected and the original winner’s rights to the Prize Vehicle shall be automatically forfeited. Winner must have a current, valid U.S. driver’s license and proof of adequate insurance, as required by law, and any other legally required documentation. Total approximate retail value of the Prize Vehicle is $36,715. If the actual value of the Prize Vehicle turns out to be less than the stated ARV, the difference will not be awarded in cash. The deadline to enter is Thursday, April 4, 2019 at 10:00 AM ET.

Lexus and TMS shall not have any responsibility or liability whatsoever for any property loss, damage, personal injury, or death, in connection with the prizes provided pursuant to the Sweepstakes and/or any person’s participation in the Sweepstakes; provided, however, that Lexus shall be solely responsible for any express written limited warranties specifically set forth in the applicable Owner’s Guide for the Prize Vehicle.

The depiction of the Prize Vehicle in any advertising or promotional materials or physical display may not reflect the actual vehicle delivered to the winner.

Lexus shall not be responsible for delays in delivery of the Prize Vehicle, and delivery is subject to availability. If a suitably equipped model of the Prize Vehicle is not available at the time of WBUR’s requested delivery date pursuant to the terms hereunder, a 2019 Lexus UX or subsequent model year Lexus vehicle of equal or greater value will be substituted as determined by comparing the manufacturer’s suggested retail prices of the vehicles;

The Prize Vehicle will be delivered solely with the express written limited warranties set forth in the Prize Vehicle’s applicable Owner’s Guide, which warranties shall run for the term set forth in said Guide. Sweepstakes deadlines are subject to being extended and any extensions will be published online at www.wbur.org/support/sweepstakesrules. Dates, times, deadlines, price, and prizes subject to change. Estimated odds of winning are determined by the number of entries received.

By participating, each entrant, on behalf of himself or herself, agrees to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of employees, owners, shareholders, officers and directors of Lexus, Lexus’s local dealer groups and authorized dealers/distributors, Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc., Saatchi & Saatchi North America, Inc., and WBUR (the “Sweepstakes Entities”), which shall be final in all respects.

**To enter the sweepstakes without making a pledge, please complete this form.**

WBUR Circle Round Camp Birch Hill Sweepstakes Rules & Regulations

NO PLEDGE NECESSARY TO ENTER. Pledging does not increase the chances of winning. Void where prohibited. Open only to legal residents of the 50 states of the U.S. (including the District of Columbia) and Canada, 18 or older. All sweepstakes begin at 12:01 AM ET on February 12, 2019. Deadlines for entry for each sweepstakes vary as specified below. A pledge in any amount within these deadlines results in an automatic entry. Subject to applicable sweepstakes rules, members of the Edward R. Murrow Society, WBUR’s major donor group, are automatically entered into all sweepstakes’. All WBUR Sustainers are automatically entered into all sweepstakes.  All times referenced are Eastern Time. To enter the sweepstakes without a pledge, visit www.wbur.org/sweepstakesentry and submit your contact information or send a 3×5 card with full name, address, phone number, and email address to WBUR, c/o SWEEPSTAKES, 890 Commonwealth Ave, 3rd Floor Boston, MA 02215. One entry per person. All entries must be complete to be eligible. This sweepstakes is governed by the laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. By entering sweepstakes, entrant consents to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts located in Suffolk County, Massachusetts for resolution of all disputes. Winner(s) will be selected in a random drawing approximately five days after the fundraiser ends on March 31, 2019. Once submitted, entries become the sole property of WBUR and will not be returned. Winners 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. Entrants need not be present to win. In the event the winner declines the prize or if the prize is forfeited as stated above, another winner will be selected.  In the event the second winner declines the prize or if the prize is forfeited, as stated above, another winner will be selected. This process will repeat until a selected winner accepts the prize or until a total of 10 winners have declined the prize, after which the prize will be considered forfeited. Persons affiliated with WBUR/Boston University are ineligible to win. Winner may be required to sign an affidavit of eligibility, general release of claims and acceptance of prize, and a receipt. Winner is responsible for all taxes associated with the prize, including if the prize is forfeited after acceptance. Prizes are non-transferable. No substitution will be allowed and prizes may not be redeemed for cash or other consideration. Winner will not receive difference between actual and approximate retail value of a prize. WBUR is not responsible or liable for multiple entries completed or entered by other than human means or entries that are late (including delayed data transmissions), tampered with, illegible, mutilated, forged, destroyed, incomplete, garbled, lost, misdirected, mechanically duplicated, mass machine printed, postage-due, or otherwise not in compliance with WBUR Sweepstakes Rules and Regulations (and such entries will be disqualified). Information about the prize winners is available by mailing a request for the information to WBUR, c/o SWEEPSTAKES, 890 Commonwealth Ave, 3rd Floor Boston, MA 02215 or by visiting http://legacy.wbur.org/support/past-sweepstakes-winners

  1. Prize is a two-week stay at Camp Birch Hill in New Durham, New Hampshire. A total of two (2) prizes will be awarded; winners will be selected at random. Winner must be parent, grandparent or legal guardian of camper. Camper must be under the age of 12. This prize is valid for first time camp families only. This prize may be redeemed for Session 1 (June 30 – July 13, 2019), Session II (July 14 – July 27, 2019) or Session III (July 28 – August 10, 2019). Winner is responsible for their own transportation to and from camp. Optional excursions, passenger fees and any other add-ons are not included and must be paid for by the winner. Should the winner cancel after making trip reservations, the prize is forfeited and no substitution or credit will be provided. If the prize is forfeited after acceptance, winner is still responsible for all tax obligations.

**To enter the sweepstakes without making a pledge, please complete this form.**

WBUR 2019 Matching Gifts Campaign Rules and Regulations

SWEEPSTAKES ENTRY
To enter, submit your employer’s matching gift request form to WBUR in one of the following three ways:

  1. email your completed matching gift form to matching@wbur.org;
  2. submit your matching gift request through your employer’s designated online matching gift platform; or
  3. mail your completed matching gift request form, post-marked no later than March 8, 2019, to WBUR, c/o Membership, 890 Commonwealth Ave, 3rd Floor Boston, MA 02215.

Individuals who make a pledge to WBUR online in any amount between 12:01 a.m. EST on Monday, March 1, 2019 and 11:59 p.m. EST on Friday, March 8, 2019, or by mail postmarked no later than March 8, 2019, will also be entered into the sweepstakes.
All sweepstakes begin at 12:01 AM on Monday, March 1, 2019.  The deadline for sweepstakes entry by submitting a matching gift request form, pledging, or entering without a pledge is Friday, March 8, 2019 at 11:59 p.m. All times referenced are Eastern Time.

NO MATCHING GIFT REQUEST FORM OR PLEDGE NECESSARY TO ENTER
Submitting a matching gift request form to WBUR per the entry rules above results in an automatic entry. A pledge in any amount within these deadlines results in an automatic entry. Subject to applicable sweepstakes rules, members of the Edward R. Murrow Society, WBUR’s major donor group, are automatically entered into all sweepstakes. All WBUR Sustainers are automatically entered. Submitting a matching gift request form does not increase the chances of winning. Pledging does not increase the chances of winning.

To enter the sweepstakes without submitting a matching gift request or making a pledge, visit www.wbur.org/sweepstakesentry and submit your contact information, or send a 3×5 card with full name, address, phone number, and email address to WBUR, attn. SWEEPSTAKES, 890 Commonwealth Ave, 3rd Floor Boston, MA 02215. One entry per person. All entries must be complete to be eligible. All online entries must be received by 11:59 p.m. EST on Friday, March 8, 2019. Mailed entries must be postmarked by Friday, March 8, 2019. Once submitted, entries become the sole property of WBUR and will not be returned.

Void where prohibited. Open only to legal residents of the 50 states of the U.S. (including the District of Columbia) and Canada, 18 or older. This sweepstakes is governed by the laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. By entering sweepstakes, entrant consents to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts located in Suffolk County, Massachusetts for resolution of all disputes.
Winner will be selected in a random drawing approximately one month after the end of the campaign, on or around April 8, 2019. Winners will be notified by phone, mail and/or email. If potential winner cannot be reached after 10 business day days from first notification attempt, or if an entrant is found to be ineligible, or if prize notification is returned as undeliverable, prize will be forfeited.

Entrants need not be present to win. In the event the winner declines the prize, another winner will be selected.  In the event the second winner declines the prize, or if the prize is forfeited as stated above, the prize may be designated for another sweepstakes or fundraising auction.

Persons affiliated with WBUR/Boston University are ineligible to win. Winner is required to sign an acknowledgment, acceptance and general release of claims form, and a W9 form. No substitution will be allowed and prizes may not be redeemed for cash or other consideration.

WBUR is not responsible or liable for multiple entries completed or entered by other than human means or entries that are late (including delayed data transmissions), tampered with, illegible, mutilated, forged, destroyed, incomplete, garbled, lost, misdirected, mechanically duplicated, mass machine printed, postage-due, or otherwise not in compliance with WBUR Sweepstakes Rules and Regulations (and such entries will be disqualified).

Sweepstakes prize and deadline are as follows:
Prize is one (1) seven- (7-) day, six- (6-) night “Country of Tulips” cycling tour of Holland for two (2) people, provided and arranged by Van Gogh Tours. Prize includes accommodations as follows in a single room (double occupancy): two (2) nights at either the Hogerhuys Hotel or Hotel De Witte Raaf in Noordwijk, two (2) nights at the Hotel de Emauspoort, or a comparable hotel, in Delft, and two (2) nights at the Hotel de Watergeus or a comparable hotel, in Noorden; six (6) breakfasts, five (5) lunches, four (4) coffee breaks, and four (4) dinners; use of a 24-speed bicycle; entrance to the Keukenhof garden in Lisse; one (1) two-hour (2-hour) bike ride with a tulip expert; tour leadership from Van Gogh Tours’ owner and local Dutch guide; use of a support van; daily route directions; baggage handling; all taxes and gratuities for the hotels and restaurants included in the tour; and daily activities as indicated in the itinerary posted at: https://vangoghtours.com/vgt_tour/country-of-tulips/.
Prize does not include transportation to and from the bicycling tour; bicycle helmets; meals not mentioned above; and a Tour Leader gratuity. In addition, all expenses and incidental travel costs not expressly identified in this package description, including but not limited to, ground transportation; meals; incidentals; gratuities; passenger tariffs or duties; airline fees; surcharges; airport fees; service charges or facility charges; personal charges such as alcoholic beverages, spa services, and internet usage; security fees; taxes or other expenses are the responsibility solely of winner. Hotels listed are based upon availability and therefore are subject to change. Winner and travel companion will not have the option to make changes to the itinerary. Winner and travel companion must travel on same itinerary and at the same time. Tour must be booked by December 1, 2019. Travel must be completed by December 1, 2020, on dates approved by Van Gogh Tours. Space is subject to availability. Travelers agree to accept Van Gogh Tours’ terms and conditions for this trip.

Winner will also receive a gift voucher in the amount of $1,800 towards air travel, provided by Short’s Travel Management. Winner is responsible for payment of any costs for air travel in excess of this amount. Reservations for air travel are based upon availability and must be reserved through Short’s Travel by March 1, 2020. Unless child of winner, travel companion under eighteen (18) years of age as of the date of departure must have appropriate parental permissions and releases. Winner and travel companion are solely responsible for obtaining valid passports and any other documents necessary for international travel.

Winner is responsible for payment of all tax obligations. Optional excursions, insurance, passenger fees, additional costs to fly from airports other than Boston Logan Airport, business class upgrades and any other add-ons are not included and must be paid for by the winner and travel companion. Van Gogh Tours reserves the right to substitute the trip for one of equal or greater value if the designated prize should become unavailable for any reason. Should the winner cancel after making trip reservations, the prize is forfeited and no substitution or credit will be provided. If the prize is forfeited after acceptance, winner is still responsible for all tax obligations. Actual value of trip may vary depending on dates of travel. If the actual value of the prize turns out to be less than the stated value, the difference will not be awarded in cash. Total approximate retail value of this prize is up to $6,990. The deadline to enter is on Friday, March 8, 2019 at 11:59 PM ET.

Sweepstakes deadlines are subject to being extended and any extensions will be published online at www.wbur.org/support/sweepstakesrules. Dates, times, deadlines, price, and prizes subject to change. Estimated odds of winning are determined by the number of entries received.

**To enter the sweepstakes without making a pledge, please complete this form.**

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