Passport to Breastfeeding Contest

Passport to Breastfeeding Contest Official Rules

The sponsor of this Contest is Saskatoon Breastfeeding Matters (“BFM”). 

No purchase necessary.

  • How to Participate
  • Prize
  • General Rules
  • Participating Businesses
1. HOW TO PARTICIPATE
1.1 Eligibility: The Passport to Breastfeeding Contest (the “Contest”) is open to all resident mothers of Saskatchewan, who have reached the age of majority at the time of entry except current members of BFM and the immediate family of these members or any person with whom they are domiciled (“Participants”). Sponsor has the right to verify the eligibility of each entrant.
1.2 Contest Period: The Contest begins on May 7, 2015 and runs until February 29, 2016. Each Contest Period will cover 1 calendar month (with the exception of the 1st Contest Period):•         Contest Period 1 — on 12:00 pm, Central Standard Time, May 7, 2015 through 11:59 pm. Central Standard Time, May 31, 2015;•         Contest Period 2 – on 12:00 am, Central Standard Time, June 1, 2015 through 11:59 pm, Central Standard Time, June 30, 2015.•         Contest Period 3 – on 12:00 pm, Central Standard Time, July 1, 2015 through 11:59 pm. Central Standard Time, July 31, 2015;•         Contest Period 4 — on 12:00 pm, Central Standard Time, August 1, 2015 through 11:59 pm. Central Standard Time, August 31, 2015;•         Contest Period 5 — on 12:00 pm, Central Standard Time, September 1, 2015 through 11:59 pm. Central Standard Time, September 30, 2015;

•         Contest Period 6 — on 12:00 pm, Central Standard Time, October 1, 2015 through 11:59 pm. Central Standard Time, October 31, 2015;

•         Contest Period 7 — on 12:00 pm, Central Standard Time, November 1, 2015 through 11:59 pm. Central Standard Time, November 30, 2015;

•         Contest Period 8 — on 12:00 pm, Central Standard Time, December 1, 2015 through 11:59 pm. Central Standard Time, December 31, 2015;

•         Contest Period 9 — on 12:00 pm, Central Standard Time, January 1, 2016 through 11:59 pm. Central Standard Time, January 31, 2016;

•         Contest Period 10 — on 12:00 pm, Central Standard Time, February 1, 2016 through 11:59 pm. Central Standard Time, February 29, 2016

  •  Contest Period 11- on 12:00 pm, Central Standard Time, March 1, 2016 through 11:59 pm. Central Standard Time, March 31, 2016
1.3 Contest Entry: Participants must take a photo of themselves with their baby at one of the participating businesses (see 4) and post it to Instagram, Twitter, or the BFM Facebook Page with the hashtag #protectbreastfeedingyxe. The photo must also identify the business (for example, a menu, branded material, or sign in the background). Upon submission of the photo, eligible Participants will be entered into the Contest for one (1) chance to win (i.e. one entry) the Prize. OR post a status update to twitter, Instagram or the facebook page for Saskatoon Breastfeeding Matters telling us about the participating business you visited, tag the business and use #protectbreastfeedingyxe.
1.4 Contest Entry Restrictions: Participants are restricted to one (1) entry per person, per participating business, per day. Any excess entries will be invalid for purposes of the Contest.  A list of participating businesses is available below (see 4).
1.5 Awarding of Prize: The Prize will be awarded to the Participant who has complied with these Rules and can be reached within seven (7) days of the draw for the applicable Contest Period.
2. PRIZE
2.1 Prize: The Contest is divided in ten (10) Contest periods as indicated above. There will be one (1) prize awarded for each Contest period during the Contest as set out in section 1.2. Each prize consists of a gift card valued at $25.00 from one of the original 10 participating businesses in the Passport to Breastfeeding (“Prize”). There will be a random draw for each Contest Period (See section 2.3). Each Prize must be accepted as awarded. No cash alternatives, substitution or transfers of the Prize will be allowed. Each Prize will be forwarded to the winner within two (2) to four (4) weeks from the date of their acknowledgement of winning the Contest.
2.2 Odds: The odds of being randomly selected to win a Prize depend on the total number of eligible entries received during each applicable Contest Period.
2.3 Prize Contest: The Prizes (ten in total) will be awarded by random computer generated draws (one draw per Contest Period, ten in total) from all eligible Contest entries received during the applicable Contest Period. Each draw to be held the second week of the following month.
2.4 Notification of Selection: The selected Participants will be contacted via social media (using the contact information provided by Participant at time of entering the Contest) at least three (3) times within the seven (7) days after the Contest. If the selected Participant cannot be contacted in that time, another Participants will be randomly selected and the initial selected Participant will be disqualified and will have no recourse towards BFM or anyone involved in the Contest. No substitution for, or transfer of the Prize, will be allowed. If the selected Participant declines the Prize, another Participant will be randomly selected and the initial selected Participant will be disqualified and will have no recourse towards BFM or anyone involved in the Contest.

 

3. GENERAL RULES
3.1 Each Prize claim is subject to verification by BFM and/or its designated representatives. Entries made under multiple identities, or through the use of any device or artifice to enter multiple times or entries that are in excess of the permitted number of entries during the Contest period are automatically void. All Contest entries obtained through unauthorized sources or which are incomplete, illegible, mutilated, altered, reproduced, forged, irregular or fraudulent in any way or otherwise not in compliance with these Rules are automatically void. BFM will be the sole and final reference source in validating a Prize claim.
3.2 By participating, each Participant and selected winner agrees: (a) to be bound by these Rules and the decisions of BFM, (b) to release and hold harmless BFM, its affiliates, subsidiaries, and independent contractors, and their respective directors, officers, employees, agents and representatives including advertising and promotion agencies, from any and all liability for claims/damages including, but not limited to, claims/damages for personal injury, for property damage with respect to acceptance, possession or use or misuse of the Prize or participation in the Contest; (c) to permit BFM to use his/her name, address, city, province, of residence, photograph, video, or any likeness for advertising or publicity purposes without any additional compensation or authorization.
3.3 This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding the promotion will be directed to Sponsor.
3.4 The decisions of BFM in relation to this Contest will be final and binding on all entrants.
3.5 BFM shall not be responsible for incorrect or inaccurate transcription or registration of Contest entry information, technical malfunctions, lost/delayed data transmission, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, faulty, incomplete, incomprehensible, or erased computer or network transmissions, line failures of any telephone network, failure of computer equipment or mobile device, software, inability to access any online service or web site, inability to post the photo, or any other error or malfunction, or any injury or damage to entrant’s or any other person’s computer or mobile device related to or resulting from participation or downloading any materials in this Contest, or for illegible or misdirected entries.
3.6 BFM reserves the right to cancel, terminate, or suspend this Contest, at its sole discretion, in the event of a technical failure, computer virus or bug, unauthorized human intervention, fraud or any other occurrence or cause beyond its control that corrupts or adversely affects the administration, security, fairness or normal operation of the Contest.
3.7 If a selected entrant is awarded the Prize due to a system error, malfunction or defect the Prize will be returned to the Prize pool, to be re-awarded.
3.8 Under no circumstances will BFM, its affiliates, subsidiaries, and independent contractors, and their respective directors, officers, employees, and agents, including advertising and promotion agencies be required to award more Prizes than what is indicated in these Rules or award the Prizes other than in accordance with these Rules.
3.9 No purchase is necessary.  See 1.3
3.10 The Contest is subject to all Federal, Provincial and local laws, as well as the rules adopted in view of said laws. The personal information provided to enter the Contest will be used only to administer the Contest, and for no other reason.

4.                 Participating Businesses

                              The following list of participating businesses will be updated weekly as                                     more businesses sign the Breastfeeding Protection Pledge. Updates will be                               made each Friday. Photo entries may be taken at any of these locations.

 *Original ten participating businesses; prize will be a gift certificate from one of these ten businesses

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