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Raffle Legal Disclaimer

“The Mega Raffle” Sweepstakes
OFFICIAL RULES
NO PURCHASE OR CONTRIBUTION NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THIS SWEEPSTAKES.
A PURCHASE OR CONTRIBUTION DOES NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
MAIL IN AND CONTRIBUTION ENTRIES WILL HAVE EQUAL CHANCE TO WIN.
The Joint Fundraising “The Mega Raffle” (the “Sweepstakes”) begins 2/25/14 at 14:01 a.m., Eastern Time (“ET”) and ends 7/8/14 at 11:59 p.m. ET (“Sweepstakes Entry Period”). Unless otherwise specified
in this offer, online/telephone contribution herein referred to as (“Donation”) must be received by 7/8/14 and mail entries must be received by 7/18/14. This Sweepstakes may be presented in different
creative presentations by different non-for-profit organizations (“Presenting Promoters”). Sweepstakes is sponsored by Sh’or Yoshuv Institute, 1 Cedar Lawn Avenue, Lawrence, NY 11559.
HOW TO ENTER: The Mega Raffle consists of five (5) separate entry levels – a Grand prize level ($50,000 cash), a First prize level (Trip to Israel worth $3,600 or $3,600), a Second prize level (Home Makeover
worth $2,500 or $2,500), a Third prize level ($1,800 shopping spree or $1,800), a Fourth prize level (6 winners of $360 Gift Card for online merchandise); each with its own entry pool, prizes and drawing
(each a ‘Drawing”). There are two (2) ways to enter each of the four Drawings:
(a) Donation Option:
(i) $18 - $35 donation will receive (1) entry ticket each in First and Second, Third and Fourth Prize Drawings.
(ii) $36 - $64 donation will receive (1) entry ticket each in Grand, First, Second, Third and Fourth Prize Drawings.
(iii) $65 - $89 donation will receive (2) entry tickets each in the Grand, First, Second, Third and Fourth Prize Drawings.
(iv) $90 - $179 donation will receive (3) entry tickets each in the Grand, Frist, Second, Third and Fourth Prize Drawings.
(v) $180 -$359 donation will receive (7) entry tickets each in the Grand, First, Second, Third and Fourth Prize Drawings.
(vi) $360 or up donation will receive (15) entry tickets each in the Grand, First, Second, Third and Fourth Prize Drawings.
All Tickets must be submitted between 2/25/14 and 7/8/14 according to the instructions that you receive. Indicate your choice of the donation options set forth above and your choice of payment
method. Telephone/online donations will be automatically entered in the drawings. Donations made at a live event will receive an entry ticket to be entered in the drawings. .
(b) To Enter Without Making a Donation:
Handprint your name, address, day/evening phone number and email address (if available) on a 3”x5” card and mail in an individual envelope to: The Joint Fundraising Mega
Raffle, 1 Cedar Lawn Avenue, Lawrence, NY 11559. Please write one option from (i)-(vi) above on the front of your envelope to indicate the drawing(s) you wish to enter. For example, if you write (v) on the
front of your envelope, you will receive seven (7) entries each in all five (5) drawings. Your mailed entry must be received by 7/18/2014. Limit: Fifteen (15) entries per person in each of the five drawings
regardless of the method of entry.
2. ELIGIBILITY
The Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia, residents of Canada (except void in Quebec), and other countries only where specifically offered and permitted
by law, who have reached the age of majority in the jurisdiction in which they reside. Sweepstakes is void where prohibited by law.
3. CONSUMER DISCLOSURES
You have not yet won. Ends 7/8/14. No purchase necessary. Approximate odds of winning and prize retail values (“ARV”): One (1) Grand Prize: $50,000.00 cash. (ARV: $50,000.00): 1:49,999. One (1) First
Prize: Trip to Israel worth $3,600 or $3,600 cash (ARV: $3,600.00): 1:52.999. One (1) Second Prizes: Home Makeover worth $2,500 or $2,500 cash (ARV: $2,500.00): 1:52,999. One (1) Third Prizes: $1,800 shopping
spree or $1,800 cash (ARV: $1,800.00): 1:52,999. Six (6) Fourth Prizes: $360 Gift Card for merchandise at a national online retailer (ARV: $360.00 each):1:8,833. Total approximate retail value of all prizes to be
awarded: $60,060.00 maximum value. Cash prizes will be awarded in the form of a check. All prize values are in US currency. This Sweepstakes may be presented in different creative presentations by
different non-for-profit organizations (“Presenting Promoters”). Sponsor: Sh’or Yoshuv Institute, 1 Cedar Lawn Avenue, Lawrence, NY 11559.
Except as set forth above, prizes may not be substituted or transferred, except by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value. Gift Cards will not
be replaced if lost or stolen once it has been awarded. Grand, First, Second & Third Prize winners (if a US resident) will receive a 1099 reflecting the value of their respective prize(s) as required by law.
Sponsor will withhold 30% of winnings from any winner outside of the United States according to U.S. Internal Revenue Service requirements. U.S. residents are responsible for paying all applicable taxes.
4. SELECTION OF WINNERS
Winners will be selected on or about July 22, 2014 in a random drawing from among all eligible entries received for a given drawing. The odds of winning in any Drawing depend on the number of eligible
entries received as stated in Rule 3. A maximum of 49,999 entries will be accepted (for Grand prize) as measured by the number of entries attributed to each ticket and each mail in submission received by
Sponsor. Decisions of the judges are final. Winners will be notified by email and/or US mail, in the sole discretion of the Sponsor. If a potential winner fails to respond after two notices, his/her prize may be
forfeited and an alternate winner may be selected.
If offered in Canada, Canadian winners will be required to correctly answer a mathematical skill testing question administered via phone as a condition of receiving a prize.
5. CONDITIONS OF PARTICIPATION
Grand and First Prize winners may be required to sign and return an Affidavit/Declaration of Eligibility and a Liability and Publicity Release (where legal) within fourteen (14) days of notification. Noncompliance
with these requirements may result in disqualification and an alternate winner selected at random. In the event that a prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, such prize will be
forfeited and an alternate winner selected at random at Sponsor’s discretion.
By participating, entrants release and agree to hold Sponsor and Presenting Promoters harmless from any liability for any injuries, losses or damages of any kind resulting from acceptance, possession or
use/misuse of any prize or participation in the Sweepstakes. No responsibility assumed for lost, late, misdirected, mutilated, damaged, incomplete, illegible or postage due/entries. All such entries will be
disqualified. All entries become the property of their respective Presenting Promoter and will not be returned or acknowledged.
Except where prohibited by law, each winner agrees that Sponsor and Presenting Promoters may use the winner’s name, address (city, state/province/country, photograph, videotape, likeness, and/or prize
information for advertising, publicity and promotional purposes without further notice and/or compensation.
6. ERRORS
Sponsor and Presenting Promoters are not responsible for electronic, technical or mechanical malfunctions of any sort, for any late, lost or mishandled entries, or for any typographical errors in the advertising
of the Sweepstakes. Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to cancel/suspend/modify the Sweepstakes if it becomes corrupted in any manner such that it cannot be conducted as originally planned
and, in such event, to select winners by random drawing from all eligible entries received prior to the action taken by Sponsor.
LANGUAGE DISCREPANCY
In the event there is a discrepancy or inconsistency between the English version and any other language version of these full Official Rules or of any promotional materials, the English version will govern
and control.
7. DISPUTES/CHOICE OF LAW
Each entrant agrees that this Sweepstakes shall be governed by the laws of the State of New York and: (1) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes
or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by state or federal courts situated in New York (2) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall
be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, but in no event attorneys' fees; and (3) no punitive, incidental, special, consequential or other damages, may be awarded (collectively, "Special Damages"),
and (4) entrant hereby waives all rights to claim Special Damages and all rights to have such damages multiplied or increased.
8. WINNERS LIST
For the names of prize winners send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to Sh’or Yoshuv Institute, 1 Cedar Lawn Avenue, Lawrence, NY 11559. List will be available beginning on or about July 31, 2014.