Official Contest Rules
WVIA FM Classical Giveaway
DESCRIPTION OF CONTEST
WVIA FM will give away one (1) boxed set of 24 CDs, THE HISTORY OF CLASSICAL MUSIC IN 24 HOURS, courtesy of Deutsche-Grammophon . Approximate retail value $60.
HOW TO ENTER
You may enter the contest in two ways:
- with no purchase or pledge necessary by mailing your name, address, and phone number on a post card to ; WVIA FM Classical Giveaway 100 WVIA Way Pittston, PA 18640
Mail entries must be postmarked by February 4, 2016 and received at WVIA by February 9, 2016.
WVIA is not responsible for non-delivery or late delivery of any mail entries.
- In addition to mail entries, each membership pledge or gift made during the WVIA FM January Membership Drive between January 23 and February 5, 2016 constitutes an automatic entry in the drawing. Pledges may be made online at www.wvia.org or by phone at 1-877-700-9842.
Each eligible entry will be entered into our database. At the time of the drawing, the database will programmatically generate a random winner. The drawing will be held on or about February 9, 2016 at the WVIA Public Media Studios in Pittston, PA. One (1) winner will be selected for the Grand Prize. The winner need not be present to win.
GRAND PRIZE DESCRIPTION
One (1) Grand Prize will be awarded: one (1) box set of 24 CDs, THE HISTORY OF CLASSICAL MUSIC IN 24 HOURS, courtesy of Deutsche-Grammophon . Approximate retail value $60.
ODDS OF WINNING
The odds of winning the Grand Prize will be determined by the number entries, including pledge entries and mail entries.
The winner will be contacted by phone within 24 hours of the drawing and by mail within one week of the drawing. Failure of the winner to respond within twenty (20) days of the drawing date will constitute a forfeiture of the Grand Prize, and an alternate winner will be selected in the same manner as the selection for the original winner. WVIA is not responsible for any delays or obstacles in notification due to (a) erroneous contact information; (b) any outage or delay in Internet service or access; or (c) any other circumstances which may delay or prevent a winner from receiving the prize notifications.
ELIGIBILITY AND LIMITATIONS
This contest is only open to residents of Pennsylvania and New York who are at least 18 years of age. The contest is void where prohibited or restricted by law, and is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. No employees or members of the board of WVIA Public Media, or their direct family members (defined as spouses, parents, children, or any other family members who reside with the winner) are eligible to participate. No person who resides in any area where this drawing, a game of chance, would otherwise be prohibited by law, is eligible to participate..
This contest shall be governed by the law of the State of Pennsylvania, and the Official Rules are subject to change at any time. Any changes to the official rules will be listed on the webpage (wvia.org) and broadcast on WVIA FM. WVIA Public Media shall make all decisions related to the contest in its sole discretion. All decisions of WVIA Public Media with respect to this contest are final. By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of WVIA Public Media and waive any right to claim ambiguity in the contest operation or Official Rules. The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these rules shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision. In the event that any such provision is determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable, these rules shall be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid or unenforceable provision was not contained therein.
By participating in the contest, entrants agree to release and hold WVIA Public Media and its directors, officers, employees and agents, harmless from any and all losses, damages, rights, claims, and actions of any kind in connection with the contest, including in connection with the winning or use of any prize. WVIA makes no representations or warranties, expressed or implied, about the contest or the prize awarded.
Any or all of entries will be disqualified at the sole discretion of the WVIA Public Media if the entrant attempts: (a) to enter the contest through any means other than as described in these rules; or (b) to disrupt the contest, circumvent the terms and conditions of these rules, or in any way tamper with the contest. If either of the above occurs, WVIA Public Media has the right to remedy any such action, disruption, or circumvention, and to seek damages from entrant to the fullest extent permitted by law.
WVIA Public Media is not responsible for any errors, omissions, interruptions, deletions, defects, delays in
operations, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to or alterations of entry materials, or for malfunctions of any kind, or for inaccurate entry information or failure to receive entry information, or any combination thereof. WVIA Public Media is not responsible for any entries that are late, misdirected, incomplete, or altered. WVIA Public Media reserves the right to cancel the contest for any reason.
WVIA Public Media cannot and shall not give advice with regard to income tax consequences or deductibility with respect to the contest prize or winner. WVIA Public Media shall not have any responsibility or liability whatsoever for any property loss, damage, personal injury, or death, in connection with the prize(s) provided pursuant to this contest.
The depiction of the prize in any advertising or promotional materials may not reflect the actual prize awarded delivered to the winner. However, every effort is being made to award the exact prize displayed at events, in promotions, and online.
AWARDING OF PRIZES
Except as stated in these rules, there shall be no substitution allowed for the listed prize by a winner. All federal, state and local taxes associated with receipt or use of any prizes, including without limitation all applicable sales, use, luxury, income and special taxes are the sole responsibility of the winner(s).
As explained in the Winner Notification section of these rules, the Grand Prize winner must claim his or her prize within twenty (20) days from date of drawing or shall forfeit the prize. This includes return of a signed letter agreeing to acceptance of the Grand Prize.
As explained above, one (1) Grand Prize will be awarded. Acceptance of a prize constitutes permission for WVIA and/or its designees to use the winner's name, location, 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, the winner to the extent permitted by law.
For more information and details concerning the sweepstakes, please contact WVIA at 570.602.1184. For the names of the prize winner(s), mail a self-addressed, stamped envelope to:
WVIA FM Classical Giveaway
100 WVIA Way
Pittston, PA 18640
All such requests must be received by February 29, 2016. Offer limited to residents of Pennsylvania and New York.