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ELIGIBILITY: The VeryFine® $5,000 Grant Give-Away (“Sweepstakes”) begins on April 11, 2011 at 12:00:00 a.m. ET and ends on February 13, 2012 at 11:59:59 ET (“Promotion Period”). The Sweepstakes is open to properly accredited Elementary Schools or Secondary Schools in each of the 50 United States, the District of Columbia, and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico. Void where prohibited. For purposes of this Sweepstakes, an “Elementary School” is a nonprofit institutional day or residential school, including a public elementary charter school, that provides elementary education, as determined under State law, and a “Secondary School” is an institutional day or residential school, including a public secondary charter school, that provides secondary education, as determined under State law, except that the term does not include any education beyond grade 12. Throughout these rules, Elementary Schools and Secondary Schools are collectively referred to as “Schools” or individually as a “School.” A School’s “Authorized Representative” for purposes of these rules is the person authorized to purchase food and/or beverages for or otherwise act on behalf of the School.
Employees of VeryFine, Inc. or Sunny Delight Beverages Co. (“Sponsor”), and their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising agencies, public relations agencies, prize suppliers, including any vendors providing services in connection with this Sweepstakes (collectively, the “Sponsor Affiliates”), and employees, agents, directors, officers and members of their immediate family (i.e., spouse, mother, father, in-laws, grandmother, grandfather, brother, sister, children and grandchildren) or same household of Sponsor or any Sponsor Affiliates, and the Schools attended by any of them, are not eligible to participate.
TO ENTER: During the Promotion Period, a School may enter the Sweepstakes as follows: An Authorized Representative of the School may visit www.veryfine.com, click on the Sweepstakes banner, and follow the on-screen instructions for entering the School, which will require School name and address; authorized representative‘s name, title, phone, and email address; School size and description; and, information about Veryfine products in which they are interested in learning (an “Entry”). Limit one (1) Entry per School. An Entry is eligible for the prize drawings during the calendar month that Sponsor receives the Entry and any subsequent drawings, unless the Entry is otherwise ineligible or wins. Illegible, indecipherable, unclear, and incomplete entries are void. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, misdirected entries or entries not received regardless of cause. Entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned.
PRIZE DRAWING: The Sweepstakes consists of ten, separate random drawings - one drawing for ten calendar months during the Promotional Period. The random drawings will take place on the first Friday following the end of the month, on or about the following dates: May 9, June 13, July 11, August 8, September 12, October 10, November 14, December 12, January 9, February 13. Limit one prize per School. Odds of winning will depend upon the number of eligible Entries received.
PRIZES: Ten Grand Prizes will be awarded: $500 grant to the School in a check made payable to the School.
Prizes are awarded "AS IS." Neither Sponsor nor Sponsor Affiliates make offer any warranty or guarantee, either express or implied (including, without limitation, quality, merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose) in connection with this Sweepstakes or any prize. Prize details and availability are subject to change, in which case a prize of equal value may be substituted at Sponsor's sole discretion. Prizes consist only of the items listed, are non-transferable, with no cash redemption or substitution except at Sponsor's sole discretion. Federal, state, or local taxes on prizes, if any, and any other costs, fees or expenses not listed above are the sole responsibility of each winner.
NOTIFICATION: Winner(s) will be notified by available phone number or mail/email address, as determined solely by Sponsor. To claim a prize, Sponsor may require winner(s) to complete, sign, and return Affidavit of Eligibility/Liability Release/Publicity Release forms, and other applicable documents, postmarked within ten (10) days of the date on the notification. At Sponsor‘s discretion, winners‘ Authorized Representatives may be required to produce picture or some other form of proper identification to claim any prize. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute any prize with prize of equal or greater value. If a potential winner cannot be contacted, fails to timely claim the prize, is disqualified, fails to timely execute and return any required forms, or if the prize notification is returned as undeliverable, an alternate winner will be selected from other potential winners and/or by random draw from all remaining eligible Entries. If by reason of printing or other error, more prizes are claimed than the number of prizes set forth in these Official Rules, a random drawing will be held to award the advertised number of prizes in the relevant category. Under no circumstances will more than the advertised number of prizes be awarded.
NO LIABILITY & INDEMNIFICATION: Sponsor and Sponsor Affiliates are not responsible for and entrants release each from any failures of any kind (whether caused by computer, technical, or human error) which may either limit the entrant‘s ability to submit an entry, claim a prize, or otherwise participate in this Sweepstakes, or Sponsor‘s ability to include all eligible entries, conduct random drawings, notify potential winners, or otherwise execute this Sweepstakes in the manner intended. Entrants further release and agree to indemnify Sponsor and Sponsor Affiliates from any and all liability, claims or actions of any kind whatsoever claimed to arise from injuries, damages, or losses to persons or property in connection with this Sweepstakes including, but not limited to: (a) the receipt, ownership or use of any prize awarded; (b) any travel or prize-related activity; (c) any typographical or other error in these Official Rules or any other materials disseminated by Sponsor; and (d) any technical malfunction, failure, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or communications line failure, regardless of cause, with any equipment, systems, networks, lines, satellites, servers, computers, or providers used by an entrant or Sponsor.
OTHER TERMS: Decisions of Sponsor on all matters related to the Sweepstakes are final. Sponsor reserves the right to cancel or modify the Sweepstakes for any reason, including but not limited to, if fraud, misconduct or technical failures destroy the integrity of the Sweepstakes, or if a computer virus, bug, or other technical problem corrupts the administration, security, or proper administration of the Sweepstakes as determined by Sponsor, in its sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify or prohibit the participation of an individual if fraud or tampering is suspected, or if the individual fails to comply with any requirement of participation or with any provision in these Official Rules. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE OR UNDERMINE THE OPERATION OF THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL & CIVIL LAWS. SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO DISQUALIFY AND/OR SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY INDIVIDUAL MAKING ANY SUCH ATTEMPTS TO THE FULL EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
WINNER LIST: To obtain a list of winners (available after April 30, 2012), send a self-addressed, stamped envelope (residents of Vermont may omit return postage) to: VeryFine® $5,000 Grant Giveaway, 10300 Alliance Road, Suite 500, Cincinnati, OH 45242. Requests must be received by May 30, 2012.