We invite you to join us in Making it Happen for deserving but underserved youth. Your contributions will provide opportunities and resources that kids would otherwise not have. We know you have many options when it comes to giving and we can assure your dollars will not go into a black hole! We thank you!
Thank you for supporting Making it Happen’s “Leigh Anne’s Magical Birthday Give-Away” (the “Raffle”), conducted by The Making It Foundation, (MIHF the “Sponsor”). Your entry or purchase of one or more entries signifies your full and unconditional agreement to the following Terms & Conditions. In the event of any dispute, a reasonable interpretation or determination by MIHF regarding the application of these Terms & Conditions is final and binding in all matters related to the Raffle.
VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW AND OUTSIDE THE UNITED STATES. Subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws, regulations, and ordinances.
Eligibility • To be eligible to enter, you must be at least 18 years old or the age of majority in your jurisdiction of residence, whichever is older as of the date of entry, and a living resident of the United States. The following persons, and their employees and immediate family members, are not eligible to purchase a ticket: Officers, directors, employees of MIHF, or those employed by or related by blood or marriage to The Tuohy Family or any individual members of the Tuohy Family. Additionally, the following persons, and their employees and immediate family members, are not eligible to enter. “Immediate family members” includes the spouse, parents, grandparents, great-grandparents, brothers, sisters, children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren of the employee and his/her spouse. This definition also includes individuals for whom an employee is the current legal guardian or individuals who are not legally related to but who reside with an employee, including “step” and adoptive relationships. The determinations of MIHF are final and binding with respect to any matter arising out of the interpretation or application of these terms and conditions. Any entry by an ineligible person is void and cannot be a winning entry. No refunds will be made, except in MHIF’s sole and absolute discretion. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein. MIHF reserves the right to verify the eligibility of winners. Entries may be made at www.makingithappenfoundation.com.
You must provide all required information to be eligible to enter and win. Incomplete, illegible, corrupted, or untimely entries are void and will be disqualified. • Donations may be made in increments of $10 each per entry. Each incremental entry represents a chance to win the opportunity to accept an offer of the stated prize. All donations are final, and no refunds will be made. Prizes, and any winner’s rights are not transferable without prior approval of MIHF. • Sponsor reserves the right to reject any entry that is submitted with payment that does not constitute “good funds.” An entry submitted in exchange for a check returned for “insufficient funds,” or for a credit card charge that was “declined,” or reported as “invalid” or “stolen” is void and cannot be a winning entry.
Deadline • Entries must be received by 11:59 P.M. Central Standard Time on August 8, 2020 via www.makingithappenfoundation.com.
The Drawing •All entries and donations must be received and/or purchased by the indicated deadline. Any entries received after these deadlines will be ineligible. Sponsor assumes no responsibility for lost, late, misdirected, or non-delivered entries, or any other failure to receive entries prior to the drawing deadlines. The winning entry for any prize will be selected by a random drawing on the date of the raffle drawing. MIHF will select the name of potential winner of the prize in a random drawing from all eligible entries. All entries have an equal chance to win. Those who enter need not be present to win.
The odds of winning a prize depends on the number of valid entries. The chances of winning are based on the number of entries. If there are fewer entries, the chances of winning improve.
The Winner • Any prize will be awarded to only one (1) winner. Only one name allowed per entry. The Winner will be announced via Instagram @LeighAnneTuohy. Then the winner must direct message acceptance @mihfoundation by Instagram within 48 hours. Winner who has acknowledged and accepted per the Instagram post will then be notified by MIHF in writing by sending a Winner Notification Agreement (“WNA”) by email followed by certified U.S. mail, return receipt requested, to the mailing address provided by the Winner. Any winner must accept the prize, “as is,” by signing the WNA and returning it as instructed in the WNA to MIHF within seven (7) days after the date the WNA was received. If a winner cannot be contacted by certified mail or fails to accept the prize, or (if applicable) if winner and his/her companion are unavailable to travel within any time period specified by MIHF , or if a winner is disqualified for any reason, the prize is forfeited and no substitute or alternative prize will be provided. A forfeited prize may be awarded to an alternate winner selected by random drawing from among all remaining eligible entries. Acceptance of a prize constitutes permission for MIHF or Leigh Anne Tuohy to use the winner’s name, picture, video image, and relevant quotes to promote the MIHF or Leigh Anne Tuohy, and agreement by the winner that the prize will not be used for fundraising for another charity. MIHF may substitute a prize of equal or greater value if the stated prize is not reasonably available. Travel prizes are subject to availability, and other restrictions may apply. The winner of any prize shall have no rights in or to the prize itself until the winner has been verified as eligible by Sponsor, has timely executed the WNA and returned it to MIHF, and until delivery of the prize to the winner has been completed. Until that time, as between MIHF and the winner, each prize or portion thereof remains the sole property of MIHF.
No purchase is necessary. All donations will become the property of MIHF for application pursuant to the Mission Statement of the Foundation. You may choose to enter once without a donation.
Verification of Potential Winners • ALL POTENTIAL WINNERS ARE SUBJECT TO VERIFICATION BY MIHF, WHOSE DECISIONS ARE FINAL AND BINDING IN ALL MATTERS RELATED TO THE RAFFLE. AN ENTRANT IS NOT A WINNER OF ANY PRIZE UNLESS AND UNTIL ENTRANT’S ELIGIBILITY HAS BEEN VERIFIED AND ENTRANT HAS BEEN NOTIFIED THAT VERIFICATION IS COMPLETE.
Taxes/Prize restrictions • Any and all applicable federal, state, and local taxes and all fees and expenses related to acceptance and use of prize not specifically stated herein, including but not limited to, financing charges, change of air travel fees, ground transportation, automobile insurance, meals, incidentals, passenger tariffs or duties, surcharges, service charges or facility charges, personal charges at lodging, security fees and/or other expenses, are the responsibility solely of winner. Prize cannot be substituted, assigned, transferred, or redeemed for cash; however, MIHF reserves the right to make equivalent prize substitutions at its sole discretion. MIHF will not replace any lost or stolen prizes or components of a prize(s). Prize cannot be used in conjunction with any other promotion or offer. Only the number of prizes stated in these Official Rules is available to be won in the Raffle. If, by reason of a print or other error, more prizes are claimed than the number set forth in these Official Rules, an alternate winner MAY be chosen at random in accordance with the winner selection method described above from among all eligible claimants making purportedly valid claims to award the advertised number of prizes available. The value of each prize is includible in the winner’s gross income and may be subject to reporting by MIHF to the Internal Revenue Service. Each winner is solely responsible for payment of all federal, state, and/or local income, sales, or use taxes due on account of his or her acceptance of the prize., The winner assumes all fees, local, state and federal taxes (including but not limited to income taxes based on the value of the prize . With respect to any prize with a value of more than $5,000, the Internal Revenue Service requires MIHF to withhold federal income tax at the rate of 24%, or current rate as established by the IRS, and the winner must pay the amount of tax to be withheld to MIHF as a condition of transfer of ownership of the prize. Winners should consult a tax professional. The IRS has ruled that a payment for a raffle ticket or entry is a tax-deductible charitable contribution only to the extent the amount of the payment exceeds the price of the ticket/entry.
Release and Limitation of Liability • Each winner hereby releases and holds MIHF harmless with respect to any claim based on any such occurrence. A raffle entrant’s sole and exclusive remedy for any breach of duty or conduct related to the Raffle shall be limited to the return of the purchase price paid for his or her raffle tickets. In no event shall MIHF it employees, directors or agents, or Leigh Anne Tuohy any member of The Tuohy Family individually , its/their agents, employees or associates be liable to any person for any loss or injuries, loss or injuries to earnings, profits or goodwill, or for any incidental, special, punitive or, consequential, or other damages of any person or entity whether arising in contract, tort or otherwise, arising out of the Giveaway, use or ownership of the prizes, including any loss as a result of travel or other incident, including but not limited to travel delays or cancellations. General Conditions If, for any reason, the Raffle is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus or bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of MIHF which corrupt or affect the operation, administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Raffle, MIHF may, in its sole discretion, void any suspect entries and (a) cancel or terminate the Raffle (or any portion thereof); (b) modify the Raffle or suspend the Raffle to address the impairment and then resume the Raffle in a manner that best conforms to the spirit of these Official Rules; and/or (c) award the prize from among the eligible, non-suspect entries received up to the time of impairment, and all eligible entries received.
Disclaimer is made as there is no official sanction or connection in any manner with any vendor or facility connected with any portion of the prize associated with this event, including any Theme Park or organization.
Any acceptance of any portion of the prize is contingent upon the acceptance of the terms and conditions and limitations of liability set out herein without exception. Failure to complete the acceptance waiver will forfeit the prize without recourse.
The “Prize” • The “Prize” is identified as and limited to A package from the Sponsor which will include 2 one day park hopper tickets to Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida (provided by Sponsor with no association or liability in any manner to Walt Disney World or any association thereto), transportation at the Sponsor’s discretion for 2 persons from one location within the 48 contiguous states of the United States of America to Orlando, Florida and the manner to be determined at the sole discretion of the Sponsor, up to 2 nights lodging, $100 per diem for 2 days food and drinks ($200 total), lunch for 2 persons with Leigh Anne Tuohy on a mutually agreed upon date between the winner and Making It Happen Foundation. The package to be completed by December 31, 2021. All subject to the availability of travel, the park operation and scheduling of Leigh Anne Tuohy.