Contest Rules

OFFICIAL RULES:

By participating in this contest, individuals agree to abide by all contest rules and regulations.

ELIGIBILITY:

To be eligible to enter the contest, an entrant must be employed by a business that is an active member in good standing of the Effingham County Chamber of Commerce at the time of the drawing (January 5th, 2018). An entrant may be declared ineligible should his/her employer be delinquent in paying its membership dues to the Chamber. Chamber employees and family of Chamber employees are ineligible to participate in this Contest. The Effingham County Chamber of Commerce reserves the right to determine which member referrals qualify for entries into the contest.

CONTEST PERIOD:

The contest begins on Tuesday, August 1st and ends on Sunday, December 31st, 2017.

HOW TO ENTER:

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. To enter the Contest, complete the online entry form here during the contest period. To submit an entry in hard-copy form, the entry must be printed and mailed in an envelope to: Effingham County Chamber of Commerce, 903 N Keller Drive, Effingham, IL 62401. Entry forms can be emailed to Becky Brown at bbrown@effinghamcountychamber.com.

NOTIFICATION OF WINNER:

The winner will be announced at the Chamber’s January First Friday Luncheon on Friday, January 5th, 2018 at the Keller Convention Center. Individual MUST be present to win.

PRIZE:

The winner will receive $500 Chamber Cash.

PUBLICITY:

By entering the contest, entrants agree to participate in any media or promotional activity resulting from the contest as reasonably requested by the Chamber and agree and consent to use of their name and/or likeness by the Chamber for promotional purposes related to the contest. The Chamber reserves the right to publish the name and likeness of the entrants and the winner on the Contest Site or through other media for publicity purposes.

GENERAL CONDITIONS

Anyone using fraudulent means to participate and/or win the contest will be disqualified. Any attempt by an entrant to undermine the legitimate operation of the contest may be in violation of criminal and civil laws. Host and sponsors reserve all rights, including the right to seek remedies and damages (including attorney’s fees) from any entrant attempting to do so to the fullest extent of the Law.

PRIVACY:

We will not sell your address or personal information. Your address is required so that the contest sponsors may send your prize, should you win.

RELEASE:

The Effngham County Chamber of Commerce, its owners, staff, affiliates, and advertisers are not liable or responsible for:

  • Any claims, damages, losses, injuries, or death including any third party claims, arising from or relating to, in whole or in part, any contest, including entry and participation in any contest and acceptance, possession, use or misuse of the prizes.
  • Entries that do not follow guidelines.
  • Entries and responses to winner notifications that are illegible, incomplete, late, lost, mis-delivered, marked postage-due, or undeliverable.
  • Any technical or human errors, malfunctions, failures, etc. resulting in participation of contests.