These rules (“Supplemental Rules”) are in addition to this Sweepstake’s Official Rules (the “ Official Rules ”). It is strongly recommended that you review these Supplemental Rules and the Official Rules in their entirety before entering the Sweepstakes. To the extent there is any conflict between these Supplement Rules and the Official Rules , the terms of these Supplemental Rules shall govern the Sweepstakes.
NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THIS SWEEPSTAKES. ODDS OF WINNING DEPEND UPON THE TOTAL NUMBER OF ELIGIBLE ENTRIES. A DONATION OR PAYMENT WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
Sweepstakes: Safe Places to Play Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”)
Sweepstakes Sponsor: AscendFS Delaware, Inc. (“Sponsor”)
Benefitting Charity: United States Soccer Federation Foundation, Inc. ("Charity")
Donations made in connection with this Sweepstakes are funded to Charities Aid Foundation of America (“CAFA”). CAFA is a U.S.-based, IRS-recognized, public charity whose mission is to make donating to international and domestic causes streamlined, safe and easy for U.S. donors. Should the Charity qualify as an eligible recipient of a CAFA grant, at the end of the Sweepstakes, CAFA will make a grant to the Charity as long as the Charity continues to qualify as an eligible recipient of CAFA grants.
Prize Provider: United States Soccer Federation Foundation, Inc. (the “Prize Provider”)
Draws: one (1) Prize Drawing
One (1) Prize Winner (“Prize Winner” or “Winner”)
Prizing: One (1) winner will receive the following prize (collectively, the “Prize”):
Approximate Retail Value of Prize: $1,000 USD
Sweepstakes Entry Period: September 19th, 2020 at 6:00 PM ET to October 18th, 2020 at 10:00 PM ET
Drawing Date: On or about October 18th, 2020 (“Draw Date”)
Who Can Enter:
The Sweepstakes is only open to (a) legal residents of the fifty United States (including Washington, D.C.) who reside within a seventy-five (75) mile radius of Red Bull Arena, located at 600 Cape May Street, Harrison, New Jersey 07029.; (b) who are at least eighteen (18) years of age (or the age of majority in their jurisdiction of legal residence, whichever is greater) at the time of entry; and (c) must have valid social security or tax identification number and proof of residency. Employees, officers, and directors of Sponsor, Charity, Prize Provider, Released Parties and members of their immediate families and households, are not eligible to win. See the Official Rules for more details. By participating, entrants agree to these Supplemental Rules and the Official Rules , and the decisions of the Sponsor, which are final and binding in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes.
How to Enter and Entry Weighting:
To enter by donating:
Visit www.redbullssweeps.com (the “Sweepstakes Website”) to make a donation and receive entries.
Participants may enter the Sweepstakes by visiting the Sweepstakes Website during the Sweepstakes Entry Period and following the on-screen prompts. If you donate: $10 USD you will receive ten (10) entries; $20 USD you will receive fifty (50) entries; and $50 USD, you will receive one hundred fifty (150) entries. Entrants will receive an email confirmation at the email address provided on the Sweepstakes Website. All donations are final and non-refundable.
A donation receipt shall be provided. Please contact a tax professional to understand if your contribution or any portion thereof may be tax deductible.
To enter for free (“No Donation Necessary”):
STEP 1: Visit the free entry page during the Sweepstakes Entry Period and provide the required entry information after which you will receive a confirmation email at the email address provided.
Each successfully submitted free entry is worth 10 entries in the Sweepstakes (which corresponds to the same number of entries received for a $10 donation).
There is no limit to the number of entries any one person may have.
Odds of Winning: The odds of winning a Prize depend on the total number of eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes Entry Period. There is no limit to the number of entries the Sponsor may receive.
Sponsor or its representative will randomly select one (1) potential Winner from among all valid entries received during the Sweepstakes Entry Period. Once a potential Winner is selected and successfully notified, Sponsor shall verify potential Winner’s eligibility to win the Prize and compliance with the terms and conditions of the Official Rules . The Potential Winner will be required to provide proof of age through government-issued identification to confirm age of majority in Potential Winner’s jurisdiction. The Potential Winner will be required to complete and return an Affidavit of Eligibility, Release of Liability and/or Publicity Release (where permitted by law) in the form(s) provided by Sponsor (collectively, the “Affidavit”) by the date/time specified by Sponsor, or such Potential Winner will be disqualified and an alternate Potential Winner may be selected. Potential Winner will be declared a Prize Winner when all the conditions of the Official Rules , the Supplemental Rules are fulfilled to the satisfaction of the Sponsor in its sole discretion. See the Official Rules for more details. If a potential Winner cannot be reached (regardless of reason), does not respond within the designated time (if required), or there is a return of any Prize/Prize notification as undeliverable, he/she may be disqualified. Upon disqualification, no further compensation will be given. Failure to comply with any term or condition in these Supplement Rules or the Official Rules may result in disqualification at Sponsor’s sole discretion. In the event that a Potential Winner is disqualified for any reason, an alternate Potential Winner may be selected from the remaining entries in connection with the winner selection method above. Sponsor may limit the number of attempts to award the Prize to two (2) attempts. In such case, if a Winner cannot be confirmed after two (2) attempts, the Prize will remain un-awarded. AN ENTRANT IS NOT A WINNER OF ANY PRIZE, EVEN IF THE SWEEPSTAKES SHOULD SO INDICATE, UNLESS AND UNTIL ENTRANT’S ELIGIBILITY AND COMPLIANCE WITH THESE SUPPLEMENTAL RULES AND THE Official Rules HAVE BEEN VERIFIED AND ENTRANT HAS BEEN NOTIFIED THAT VERIFICATION IS COMPLETE.
Prize is not transferable. Prize cannot be redeemed for cash. Prize must be claimed as a whole and Prize substitution, in whole or in part, will not be allowed except in Sponsor’s sole discretion. See Official Rules for details. Inappropriate activity or behaviour by Winner or Guests before or during the Prize may result in the immediate termination of the Prize, in whole or in part. Sponsor is not responsible if the Winner does not use any portion of the Prize. All expenses and costs associated with the acceptance or use of the Prize (including participation in the virtual hangout) that are not expressly specified in these Supplemental Rules as being part of the Prize are the sole responsibility of the Winner. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute the Prize (or portion thereof) with a prize of equal or greater value in its sole discretion. Sponsor will not replace any lost or stolen Prize items.
Virtual hangout portion of Prize will take place at a time and date mutually agreed to between Winner and Prize Provider, but in any case must take place within 12 months of Draw Date. If Winner is not able to claim Prize, or if time and/or date of virtual hangout portion of Prize cannot be agreed upon, Winner shall forfeit the Prize and Sponsor may, but is not required to, elect to randomly select an alternative Potential Winner from all remaining eligible entries received for that Prize.
In order to receive the Prize, Winner must submit the first name, last name, age, and email address of each Guest and indicate if one (1) or more Guests will be sharing a device when participating in the Virtual Hangout (the “Guest List”). Prior to the Virtual Hangout, moderator will confirm attendance of Winner and each Guest as listed on the Guest List. If at any time prior to or during the Virtual Hangout the moderator deems that an individual not on the Guest List is partaking in the Virtual Hangout (“Unsolicited Individual”) through his or her own device or on the same device as a Guest or Winner, moderator shall have the sole and unfettered discretion to terminate the Unsolicited Individual’s access to the Virtual Hangout, or in the case where the Unsolicited Individual is sharing access through another’s Guest device, the moderator may terminate that Guest’s access, and/or the entire Virtual Hangout session with no further compensation to the Prize Winner.
None of the Prize Provider, Sponsor, or Charity are responsible for any connection or technical issues which may interrupt the Prize Winner’s or Guest’s access to or enjoyment of the Virtual Hangout. All Guests must have access to a computer, tablet or mobile device and a stable internet connection. Minimum bandwidth is 600kbps (up/down) and recommended is 1.5 Mbps (up/down).
In addition to Winner requirements (as provided in these Supplemental Rules and also detailed in the Official Rules ), Guests must also complete and return liability release and publicity release (except where prohibited by law) in order to partake in the Virtual Hangout. If Guest is not 18 years of age (or of legal age of majority in his/her jurisdiction of residence, whichever is older), then Winner must be parent/guardian of Guest (or Guest must have a parent or guardian present) and Winner or the Guest’s parent/guardian must complete and execute the liability release and publicity release (except where prohibited by law) on behalf of Guest in order for Guest to partake in the Virtual Hangout.
For Sweepstakes Prize, all taxes at the federal, state, or local level will be the sole responsibility of the Winner. Winner will be issued a Form 1099.
RELEASE OF LIABILITY:
By participating in the Sweepstakes, each entrant agrees to the full extent allowed by applicable law to: (a) comply with and be bound by the Official Rules ), any supplemental rules, and the decisions of Sponsor, which are binding and final in all matters relating to the Sweepstakes; (b) defend, indemnify, release and hold harmless the Sponsor, the Non-Profit, Red Bull New York, Inc., Red Bull Arena, Inc., Red Bull North America, Inc., Red Bull GmbH, Major League Soccer, L.L.C., Soccer United Marketing, LLC and their respective parent, subsidiary, and affiliates and affiliated companies, celebrities, celebrities’ team/employer, partners and any other person and organization responsible for sponsoring, fulfilling, administering, advertising or promoting the Sweepstakes, and all of their respective past and present officers, directors, employees, agents, attorneys and representatives, and their successors and assigns (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from and against any and all claims, expenses, and liability, including but not limited to negligence and damages of any kind to persons and property, including but not limited to invasion of privacy, defamation, slander, libel, violation of right of publicity, infringement of trademark, copyright or other intellectual property rights, property damage, or death or personal injury arising out of or relating to an entrant’s entry, creation of an entry or submission of an entry, participation in the Sweepstakes, travel, lodging, acceptance, possession, attendance at, defect in, delivery of, inability to use, use or misuse of Sweepstakes Prize, or any portion thereof (including any travel or activity related thereto) and/or the broadcast, exploitation or use of entry; and (c) waive any right to claim ambiguity in the Sweepstakes or these Official Rules ) and/or any supplemental rules. Released Parties are not responsible if the Sweepstakes Prize, or any portion thereof, is delayed, postponed or cancelled for any reason, in which event that portion of the prize is forfeited in its entirety and no substitution will be provided except at the Sponsor’s sole discretion. The Sweepstakes Winner acknowledges that all prizes are awarded “as-is” and the Sponsor expressly disclaims any warranties, express or implied, including, but not limited to, the warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose, relating to the Sweepstakes Prize in any way.
Except where prohibited or restricted by law, Sweepstakes Winner’s acceptance of (and any guest’s participation in) the Sweepstakes Prize, or any portion thereof, constitutes the Sweepstakes Winner’s and guest’s agreement, permission and consent for Sponsor, the Non-Profit, any other Released Parties, and any of their designees to use and/or publish the Sweepstakes Winner’s and/or guest’s full name, city and state of residence, photographs or other likenesses, pictures, portraits, video, voice, testimonials, and/or statements made by the Sweepstakes Winner and/or guest regarding the Sweepstakes or otherwise, worldwide and in perpetuity for any and all purposes, including, but not limited to, advertising, publicity, trade and/or promotion on behalf of Sponsor or the Non-Profit, in any and all forms of media, now known or hereafter devised, including, but not limited to, print, TV, radio, electronic, cable, or World Wide Web, without further limitation, restriction, compensation, notice, review, or approval. Sweepstakes Winner is solely responsible for acquiring guest’s agreement and consent for all required documents, and failure to do so will disqualify guest from participating in any portion of the Sweepstakes Prize.
For the name (first name and last initial) of the Prize Winner, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to “Safe Places to Play Sweepstakes”, c/o Ascend Fundraising Solutions 700 – 1 Yonge Street, Toronto ON M5E 1E5. Requests must be received no later than ninety (90) days after Draw Date.