Contest Rules

Eligibility

This contest is open to residents of the United States, 18 and older. No contribution or purchase is required to enter or win. A contribution or purchase will not increase your chances of winning. Compliance with the eligibility requirements will be determined solely by ECO. All federal, state, and local laws and regulations apply. Void wherever prohibited or restricted by law.


Entries

Entrants must provide a valid telephone number and/or email address. All donors who contribute $15 or more online at http://www.giveguide.org/#eco or via the ECO website ‘donate today’ will be automatically entered to win the contest running at the time of the donation; all donations $150 or higher will be automatically entered into contest 1 as well as the concurrent contest. All contests occur on 11/27/18: The Big Contest runs from 9am-10pm; The Morning contest runs from 9am-2:00pm; Afternoon contest from 2:01pm-5pm; and Evening contest runs from 5:01pm-10:00pm. Ten entries are permissable for Morning, Afternoon, and Evening contests. Entries into The Big Contest are capped at 5. All times are in Pacific Standard Time. To enter without making a contribution, fill out this google form or email sierra@ecologyoutdoors.org during the applicable contest period and ask to be entered into the drawing.

ECO is not responsible for lost, delayed, or illegible entries or requests for entries. ECO assumes no responsibility for computer system, hardware, software, or program malfunctions or other errors, failures, damages, delayed computer transactions, or network connections, whether human, technical, or otherwise in nature, in conjunction with this contest, participation, or in connection with any prize acceptance. ECO, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to disqualify any person tampering with the entry process, the operation of the website, or who is otherwise in violation of the Official Rules. Entrants agree ECO has the sole right to decide all matters and disputes arising from this contest and that its decision is final and binding.


Determination and Awarding of Prizes

All donors who make a contribution or enter as a non-donor on November 27, 2018 will be automatically entered into the applicable contest. Winners will be notified by email by November 28, 2018. Winner must confirm their acceptance of the prize by the date provided in the prize notification, otherwise the prize will be forfeited. Each prize is guaranteed to be awarded except if forfeited by a prize winner, or in the event that ECO ceases operation, or for some other reason is unable to fulfill the prize after a diligent effort is made. In such circumstances, ECO assumes no responsibility (monetary or otherwise) to fulfill the prize. ECO may, in its sole discretion, choose to substitute a prize of equal or greater value in the event the offered prize is unavailable. Prizes are not redeemable for cash, exchangeable, or transferable. All taxes on prizes, including but not limited to Federal, State, and local income and sales taxes, are the responsibility of the winners.