Change for Kids
Official Rules and Regulations
The #HBYOUfie prizing promotion concluded on February 16, 2015. Winners will be randomly selected and notified by February 28, 2015. The winners list will be posted to the Sponsors and Prizing page.
By entering the Change for Kids HBYOUfie Promotion (the “Promotion”), entrants agree to abide by these Official Rules and Regulations and the decisions of Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital Foundation (“Holland Bloorview Foundation”, or the “Sponsor”), which are final.
The Promotion will run from 12:00:01 a.m. EST on December 3, 2014, until 11:59:59 p.m. EST on February 16, 2015. Submissions made after 11:59:59 p.m. on February 16, 2015 are not eligible for entry.
Promotion is open to all legal residents of Ontario who have reached the age of majority, except employees of Holland Bloorview Foundation or its web-provider for the purposes of this Promotion, and members of their respective families or those with whom they are domiciled (collectively, the “Promotion Parties”).
- HOW TO PARTICIPATE:
THERE IS NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Entries for the Final Draw Prize can be made by visiting www.changeforkids.ca (the “Website”) and submitting a HBYOUfie. In addition, Submitter prizes will randomly be awarded to participants who make a donation through the Website.
- THE PRIZES AND APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUES:
There will be approximately thirty-four (34) final draw prizes available to be won, as outlined below:
Final Draw Prizes include ten (10) gift cards from Sport Chek valued at $200 per prize; fifteen (15) gift cards from Canadian Tire valued at $200 per prize; four (4) gift cards from Toys“R”Us valued at $750 per prize; five (5) prizes of one-night packages (Holiday blackout applies; to be used before March 1, 2016) at Great Wolf Lodge valued at $850 per prize; and five (5) prizes of CAD $1,000 towards a Scotiabank Registered Education Savings Plan (“RESP”), (each $1,000.00 RESP winner will be awarded 10 x $100.00 Scotia Rewards Investment Dollars. All RESP plans are subject to applicable terms and conditions. If the winner is ineligible to open an RESP based on the terms and conditions, then the winner may use the Scotia Rewards Investment Dollars toward the following Scotia investment products only, available through The Bank of Nova Scotia, Scotia Securities Inc., ScotiaMcLeod and Scotia iTRADE: Scotia Tax Free Savings Account, Scotia Mutual Funds, Scotia RESPs, Scotia 1-5 year GICs, Scotia Stock-Indexed GICs, as well as most investments. Scotia Reward Investment Dollars otherwise have no cash value. You may have to provide a cash balance, in addition to the Scotia Rewards Investment Dollars, in order to meet the minimum requirement of some investments. Scotia Rewards Investment Dollars must be used in their total face value on one occasion only. All Scotia Rewards Investment Dollars are subject to expiration as indicated on the front of the Scotia Rewards Dollars).
In addition, there will be fifty (50) submitter prizes available to be won, as outlined below:
Submitter Prizes consist of fifty (50) prizes of Cineplex movie tickets for 2 valued at $20 per prize.
A maximum of one prize will be awarded per person. All prizes must be accepted as awarded and are not convertible to cash. The Sponsor reserves the right to substitute any prize or a component thereof for any reason with a prize or a prize component of equal or greater value, including without limitation, but solely at the Sponsor’s sole discretion, a cash award.
- FINAL PRIZE DRAW AND WINNER SELECTION:
All eligible entries will be entered into the final prize draw, which will occur on February 19, 2015 (the “Final Draw Date”) in Toronto, Ontario at approximately 11:00 a.m. On the Final Draw Date, thirty-four (34) eligible entrants will be selected by random draw from among all eligible entries received in accordance with these Rules. The odds of winning a Final Draw Prize will depend on the number of eligible entries during the Promotion. The Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to require proof of identity and/or eligibility (in a form acceptable to the Sponsor – including, without limitation, government issued photo identification) to participate in this Promotion. Failure to provide such proof in a timely manner may result in disqualification.
The Sponsor or its designated representative will make a maximum of three (3) attempts to contact each selected entrant (using only the information provided at the time of entry) within five (5) business days of the Final Draw Date. If a selected entrant cannot be contacted within three (3) attempts or five (5) business days of the Final Draw Date (whichever occurs first), or if there is a return of any notification as undeliverable; then that selected entrant will be disqualified (and will forfeit all rights to the Final Draw Prize) and the Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to randomly select an alternate eligible entrant from among the remaining eligible entries (in which case the foregoing provisions of this section shall apply to such new selected entrant).
BEFORE BEING DECLARED A CONFIRMED FINAL DRAW PRIZE WINNER, each selected entrant will be required to: (a) correctly answer a mathematical skill-testing question without mechanical or other aid; and (b) sign and return within ten (10) business days of notification the Sponsor’s declaration and release form, which (among other things): (i) confirms compliance with these Rules; (ii) acknowledges acceptance of the Final Draw Prize as awarded; (iii) releases the Promotion Parties and each of their respective officers, directors, agents, representatives, successors and assigns (collectively, the “Releasees”) from any and all liability in connection with this Promotion, his/her participation therein and/or the awarding and use/misuse of the Final Draw Prize or any portion thereof; and (iv) agrees to the publication, reproduction and/or other use of his/her name, address, voice, statements about the Promotion and/or photograph or other likeness without further notice or compensation, in any publicity or advertisement carried out by or on behalf of the Sponsor in any manner whatsoever, including print, broadcast or the internet, and on the winners’ list. If a selected entrant: (a) fails to correctly answer the skill-testing question; and/or (b) cannot accept the Final Draw Prize as awarded (for any reason); then he/she will be disqualified (and will forfeit all rights to the Final Draw Prize) and the Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to randomly select an alternate eligible entrant from among the remaining eligible entries (in which case the foregoing provisions of this section shall apply to such new selected entrant).
- AWARDING OF SUBMITTER PRIZES:
At regular intervals during the Promotion an entrant who made a donation through the Website will be randomly selected and notified they have won a Submitter prize, subject to the entrant correctly answering a mathematical skill-testing question. Upon the entrant correctly answering the mathematical skill-testing question, a gift card will be forwarded by mail to the address provided by the winning entrant. Please allow 2-3 weeks for delivery. Note that Gift Cards cannot be redeemed for cash, and cannot be replaced. The Sponsor will not be responsible for any errors in the mailing addresses provided by a winning entrant. By answering the skill-testing question to claim an instant prize, winning entrants consent to the use of their name and/or place of residence, without compensation, in any publicity carried out by the Sponsor. Submitter prizes will be awarded to random entries as they are received. Chances of winning a Submitter prize will be dependent on the number of eligible entries during the Promotion.
- WINNERS’ LIST:
For the names of the winners, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope by May 31, 2015 to “Change for Kids HBYOUfie Winners List” c/o Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital Foundation, 150 Kilgour Road, Toronto ON, M4G 1R8 or visit www.changeforkids.ca.
- GENERAL CONDITIONS:
All entries become the property of the Sponsor. This Promotion is subject to all applicable federal, provincial and municipal laws. The decisions of the Sponsor with respect to all aspects of this Promotion are final and binding on all entrants without right of appeal, including, without limitation, any decisions regarding the eligibility/disqualification of entries and/or entrants.
The Releasees will not be liable for: (i) any failure of the Website during the Promotion; (ii) any technical malfunction or other problems relating to the telephone network or lines, computer on-line systems, servers, access providers, computer equipment or software; (iii) the failure of any entry to be received by the Promotion Parties for any reason including, but not limited to, technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website; (iv) any injury or damage to an entrant’s or any other person’s computer or other device related to or resulting from participating or downloading any material in the Promotion; and/or (v) any combination of the above.
In the event of a dispute regarding who submitted an online entry, online entries will be deemed to have been submitted by the authorized account holder of the email address submitted at the time of entry. “Authorized account holder” is defined as the person who is assigned an email address by an internet provider, online service provider, or other organization (e.g. business, educational institute, etc.) that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address. An entrant may be required to provide proof (in a form acceptable to the Sponsor – including, without limitation, government issued photo identification) that he/she is the authorized account holder of the email address associated with the selected entry. In the event of a dispute regarding who submitted a mail-in “no purchase” entry, the entry will be deemed to have been submitted by the individual whose name and address appears on the Request and can be verified by Sponsor to its satisfaction.
The Sponsor reserves the right to withdraw, amend or suspend this Promotion (or to amend these Rules) in any way, in the event of an error, technical problem, computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failure or any other cause beyond the reasonable control of the Sponsor that interferes with the proper conduct of this Promotion as contemplated by these Rules. Any attempt to deliberately damage any website or to undermine the legitimate operation of this Promotion is a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made, the Sponsor reserves the right to seek remedies and damages to the fullest extent permitted by law. The Sponsor, reserves the right to cancel, amend or suspend this Promotion, or to amend these Rules, without prior notice or obligation, in the event of any accident, printing, administrative, or other error of any kind, or for any other reason. If due to printing, production, online, internet, computer or other error of any kind, more Prizes are claimed than intended to be awarded according to these Rules, or in the event that due to such error, a valid prize claim is revealed, making the number of valid prize claims greater than the number of Prizes available under these Rules, a random draw will be held after the Promotion from amongst all eligible prize claimants to award the remaining number of advertised Prizes. In no event will the Sponsor be liable for more than the stated number of Prizes in these Rules.
The Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, and without prior notice, to adjust any of the dates and/or timeframes stipulated in these Rules, to the extent necessary, for purposes of verifying compliance by any entrant and/or entry with these Rules, or as a result of technical problems, or in light of any other circumstances which, in the opinion of the Sponsor, in its sole and absolute discretion, affect the proper administration of the Promotion as contemplated in these Rules.
- MATCHING DONATION:
Scotiabank will match each donation made through the Website during the Promotion, up to a maximum of CAD $45,000.
- SOCIAL MEDIA DONATION:
Scotiabank will donate CAD $5.00 to Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital Foundation for each #HBYOUfie shared via social media through the Website, up to a maximum of CAD $5,000.
For information about how the Foundation collects, uses, discloses and retains your personal information, please see the Privacy Statement.
A copy of these rules is available along with the Privacy Statement, and HBYoufie Terms and Conditions, on the Website at www.changeforkids.ca.