Why The Y Rules
“WHY THE Y?”
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCE OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.
1. HOW TO ENTER
a. The ‘WHY THE Y?’ contest will begin on Tuesday February 14, 2012 and end on Friday February 17, 2012.
b. To participate in the contest, you may enter via the following method(s): SEND AN EMAIL TO WJYESTUDIO@TOWNSQUAREMEDIA.COM AND TELL US WHY YOU AND YOUR FAMILY SHOULD WIN A PRIZE FROM THE YMCA. IN THE EVENT YOU DO NOT HAVE A COMPUTER OR INTERNET ACCESS, YOU MAY MAIL A LETTER VIA USPS OR ANY OTHER COURIER SERVICE.
c. For entries by mail, the Station is not responsible for lost, stolen, mangled, misdelivered, illegible, incomplete or late entries
d. ONE ENTRY PER PERSON AND PER EMAIL ADDRESS.
2. ELIGIBILITY RESTRICTIONS
a. The contest is open to all WJYE listeners who are 18 years of age or older and who legally reside in WESTERN NEW YORK LISTENING AREA. Employees of WJYE (the “Station”), its licensee, its corporate parents, subsidiaries, and affiliates, its advertising agencies, participating sponsors/promotional partners, other radio stations in the Western New York metropolitan area and the members of their immediate families and/or households are ineligible to participate or win.
b. Only one winner per household is permitted in any Station contest per 30 days.
c. Winners must show valid photo ID to claim prize and will need to sign a W-9 form for any prize valued at $600 or greater.
There will be five separate winners, each winner will receive only one of the following:
a. One session of personal training ($40 value)
b. One week of swim lessons ($85 value)
c. One week of summer day camp ($220 value)
d. One week of Summer Resident Camp ($514 value)
e. One year family membership ($937 value)
b. All prizes or prize certificates may be picked up at the office of the Station at the address below. The winner will forfeit any prize or prize certificate not claimed within thrity (30) days of winning. In the event that a prize or prize certificate is mailed to the winner, it will be with the prior written consent of the winner and therefore, winner assumes the risk of its loss. The Station is not responsible for the safe arrival of a prize or prize certificate.
c. There is no substitution, transfer, or cash equivalent for prizes, except that Sponsor may, at its sole discretion, substitute prizes of comparable value or cash. The prizes are expressly limited to the item(s) listed above and do not include taxes, gratuities or any other expenses. Other restrictions may apply.
4. WINNER SELECTION AND NOTIFICATION
a. Decisions of the Station management with respect to the contest are final.
b. Winners will be selected on Friday February 17, 2012 and will be notified that day.
c. Odds of winning depend on number of entries received.
d. Listeners do not need to listen or be present to win.
e. Winners will be notified by phone call. Station will make no more than two attempts to notify winner. Winners must execute and return any required Affidavit of Eligibility/Release of Liability Prize Acceptance Form within ten (10) days of notification attempt or prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner may be chosen by a random drawing of remaining entries.
a. Payments of all federal, state and local taxes are solely the responsibility of the winners. Winners may be required to sign an IRS Form W-9 or the equivalent.
b. By participating in the contest, the winner or winners agree to have their name, voice, or likeness used in any advertising or broadcasting material relating to this contest without additional financial or other compensation, and, where legal, to sign a publicity release confirming such consent prior to acceptance of the prize.
c. Prior to awarding any prize or prize certificate, the Station in its sole discretion may require contest winners (and their travel companions, if any) to sign a liability release, agreeing to hold the Station, its corporate licensee, its parent, subsidiary and affiliated corporations, and the officers, shareholders, directors, employees, agents and representatives of each of them harmless against any and all claims or liability arising directly or indirectly from the prize or participation in the contest.
d. The Station reserves the right to make changes in the rules of the contest, including the substitution of a prize or equivalent value, which will become effective upon announcement
e. Failure to comply with the contest rules may result in a contestant’s disqualification solely at the discretion of the Station.
f. The Station is not responsible for typographical or other errors in the printing, the offering or the administration of the contest, or in the announcement of a prize.
g. Copies of the written contest rules and a list of winners (when complete) are available during regular business hours at the main studio of Townsquare Media / 96.1 JOY FM 14 Lafayette Sq. Suite 1200 Buffalo, NY 14203