Official Rules for Pick.Click.Give.’s 2017 “Become a Giving Star” Video Contest

1. Sponsor:

The Alaska Community Foundation is the sponsor of the Giving Star competition. The 2017 Pick.Click.Give. promotional campaign is supported by Alaska Community Foundation, The Foraker Group, Brilliant Media Strategies, Rasmuson Foundation, and United Way of Anchorage.

2. Eligibility Requirements:

3. How to Enter:

The following individuals will be entered to win the contest:

4. Video Contest Entry Period

The Become a Giving Star video contest begins at 12.00 a.m. on October 1, 2017 and closes at 12.00 a.m. Alaska time on November 21, 2017. You must enter during that winter to qualify for the prize. The voting window will be open during that period and up until 5:00 p.m. Alaska time on November 30, 2017. A winner will be selected and revealed by the Pick.Click.Give. team by December 8, 2017.

5. Prizes

One (1) winner will be selected from the five top videos earning the most votes (as of November 30, 2017) and revealed by December 8, 2017.

The winner will be notified by phone or email. Winner will have two days to respond. The prize cannot be transferred, and the winner has the right to decline the prize, in which case another selection will be made until the prize is awarded. In the event that Pick.Click.Give. is unable to contact a winner, despite reasonable efforts to do so, an alternate winner will be chosen. In the event that the winner is not qualified to accept the prize, an alternate winner will be chosen.

Each winner will be required to sign a waiver/release form, provide his/her social security number and complete IRS form W9. The Alaska Community Foundation will issue IRS Form 1099 to each Winner and as such are urged to consult a tax advisor regarding tax consequences of any prize in light of the Winner’s individual circumstances.

6. Odds of Winning:

Odds of winning depend on the number of valid entries received.

7. General Terms and Conditions:

No donation is necessary to enter to win. A donation will not increase the chances of winning.

Sponsor reserves the right to verify eligibility at any time, and reserves the right not to award the prize to ineligible applicants.

The winner releases the Alaska Community Foundation, subsidiaries, suppliers, advertisers and promotion agencies, respective employers and agents from any and all liability arising out of participation in this game.

This Become a Giving Star video contest is void wherever prohibited or restricted by law. By participating in this “Become a Giving Star” video contest, all participants agree to be bound by all the Official Rules of this competition and the decisions of the Sponsor, which shall be final. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.

Winner assumes liability for injuries caused or claimed to be caused by participating in the Become a Giving Star video contest or by any prize. Sponsor reserves the right to suspend or terminate the Become a Giving Star video contest or any entrant’s participation in the Become a Giving Star video contest should unauthorized human intervention or other causes beyond Sponsor’s control affect the administration, security or proper play of the Become a Giving Star video contest, or Sponsor otherwise becomes (as determined in its sole discretion) incapable of running the Become a Giving Star video contest as planned. Participants who violate these Official Rules, tamper with the operation of the Become a Giving Star video contest or engage in any conduct that is detrimental or unfair to Sponsor, the Become a Giving Star video contest or any other individual (in each case as determined in Sponsor’s sole discretion) are subject to disqualification from entry into the Become a Giving Star video contest. Sponsor reserves the right to lockout any person whose eligibility is in question or who has been disqualified or is otherwise ineligible to enter the Become a Giving Star video contest.

8. Use of Winner’s Information.

Winner’s name and video will be shared on social media and announced at the time of drawing. At the time you submit your video, and whether or not your entry is selected as a winner, you agree to allow Pick.Click.Give. to use your video and name for promotional purposes. Your entry may be modified, edited, used in whole or in part, alone or in combination with other works. By submitting video, user acknowledges they have the rights to the content in the video and gives those rights to Pick.Click.Give..

9. Winners List and Official Rules:

To obtain a copy of the Official Rules or the Winner list, send a request along with a stamped, self-addressed envelope to: PCG competition., c/o Pick.Click.Give. 3201 C Street, Suite 110 Anchorage, AK 99503 Anchorage, Alaska 99503. All communications with respect to the competition.  should be directed to the foregoing address.