Eva's Foundation Car Raffle
READ OFFICIAL RULES BELOW BEFORE TICKET PURCHASE
UPDATE / ANNOUNCEMENT:
Regarding Eva's Foundation Suburban Car Raffle
We are extending ticket sales for 6 months due to not yet reaching our fundraising goal. We apologize for any inconvenience.
By participating, you agree that: These Official Rules govern the conduct of the raffle and are binding on everyone who purchases/acquires a raffle ticket and/or who is named on a raffle ticket. EVA’S FOUNDATION CAR RAFFLE is a fundraising activity in support of EVA’S FOUNDATION INC. which is a not-for-profit, 501(c)(3) charitable organization with an address of 16331 OLD US 41 #101 FT MYERS, FL 33912. The Prize: One Grand Prize winner will be chosen from all the ticket holders. The Grand Prize winner shall take possession of a 1957 GMC Suburban show truck, with an ARV of $50,000.00 USD. THERE SHALL BE NO SUBSTITUTIONS OF PRIZES; NO CASH REFUNDS; AND NO CASH SUBSTITUTIONS. The Grand Prize winner assumes responsibility for, and must pay all fees and charges including, but not limited to, sale tax, tag fees, and license costs. In addition, all costs of car ownership, such as (without limitation) vehicle insurance, are the Grand Prize winner's sole responsibility. Eva’s Foundation Inc., and Cali Motors assume no responsibility for a prize winner's tax obligations, and/or vehicle ownership costs. Eva’s Foundation Inc. will file a form W-2g with the Internal Revenue Service to report the ARV of the prize won. The winner will also receive a copy of the IRS Form W-2g form reporting the value of the grand. This offer is void where prohibited by law and all federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. The winner must have proper identification when claiming the vehicle (a valid state driver’s license) and appropriate insurance. Winner must also present his/her portion of the ticket for verification. Eva’s Foundation Inc. and Cali Motors are not responsible for the vehicle’s merchantability of fitness, nor shall it have any responsibility once the vehicle has been conveyed or delivered to the winne. Eva’s Foundation Inc. and Cali Motors make no guarantee that the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) will accept any stated value of any automobile for the purpose of determining any income tax that may be due from the winner. Eva’s Foundation Inc. and Cali Motors take no responsibility for any tax liabilities. The Grand Prize winner is strongly advised to seek professional legal and tax advice. Award of the Grand Prize could have material adverse consequences on the Grand Prize winner including without limitation, with respect to taxes, income, government entitlements or other benefits, or other legal, financial or other matters. Eligibility: Only current, licensed drivers (license cannot be suspended), 18 years of age and older at time of donation are eligible to participate and enter. Eva’s Foundation Inc. reserves the right to disqualify any entrant for violation of these Official Rules, any applicable laws, or who makes any misrepresentations relative to this drawing of chance. Raffle tickets may not be purchased in the name of a business, trust, corporation, or other entity, or wherever prohibited by applicable law. Prize winners may be required to sign an affidavit of eligibility. Employees of Eva’s Foundation Inc. and Cali Motors, their spouses, and immediate family are not allowed to participate and are ineligible to win the Grand Prize. Physical drawing will be done by an independent individual unrelated to Eva’s Foundation Inc. and Cali Motors. Entry and Tickets: No purchase or contribution is necessary to participate in the Raffle. However, the suggested minimum donation is $25.00 per ticket. The $25.00 is payable to Eva’s Foundation Inc. and there are a minimum of 3,000 tickets which will be sold for the event, and no maximum number of tickets. Free tickets issued by mail request will not count toward the 3,000 minimum tickets to be sold, but will be equally counted and eligible to win. The IRS has taken the position that purchases of raffle tickets are not tax-deductible contributions. Only ticket holders with validly obtained tickets are eligible to participate in the Raffle. Ticket requests will be accepted in person until 5:30 pm EST on Sunday March 25th, 2018, by mail on Wednesday, March 21, 2018 at 5:00pm EST, and online by Friday, March 23rd, 2018 at 1:00 pm EST. Any online purchase requests received with payment after 1:00 pm on March 23, 2018 are subject to being returned and are ineligible for prize consideration. Any ticket requests and/or payments received via postal mail, Fedex, UPS, or other conventional mailing methods and/or online after the cut off dates referenced above will be returned to the sender. NO OTHER REFUNDS AVAILABLE. Eva’s Foundation Inc. assumes no responsibility for lost, late, misdirected, or non-delivered mail or other failure to deliver tickets prior to any deadline. Eva’s Foundation Inc. reserves the right to limit the number of tickets distributed to each person. The $25.00 suggested donation for a vehicle raffle ticket can be made: 1) Online; at: WWW.EVAS-FOUNDATION.ORG 2) By mail. You can enter by mailing a United States Postal Money Order payable to Eva’s Foundation Inc. along with a pre-paid self-addressed stamped envelope to: Eva’s Foundation Inc ATTN: RAFFLE 16331 OLD US 41 #101 Fort Myers, FL 33912 Mail requests must be received by Wednesday, March 21, 2018 at 5:00pm EST. 3) In person at Eva’s Closet 16331 OLD US 41 #101 Fort Myers, FL 33912 during normal business hours as noted on the door. 4) In person at events or directly through individual ticket sellers. To enter without a donation, send a hand-printed notice on a 3”x5” index car stating that you wish to obtain a “NO DONATION” entry with your name, address and phone number and a stamped, self-addressed envelope to: Eva’s Closet 16331 OLD US 41 #102 Fort Myers, FL 33912. Only one “no donation” entry request per envelope. Mechanical reproductions are ineligible to receive a ticket. NO DONATION entry requests will be published on the Eva’s Foundation Inc. FACEBOOK PAGE so that senders can see that the request was received. When a raffle ticket order is placed and funds have cleared the bank account, Eva’s Foundation Inc. will complete the raffle ticket for the purchaser by filling in the name, address and phone number of the contributor. Any returned and canceled checks will automatically disqualify the ticket holder from winning the Grand Prize. Selection of Winner: The Grand Prize drawing for the Eva’s Closet raffle car will be held on Sunday March 25th, 2018 and drawn at random at approximately 7:00PM EST in Lee County Florida at a venue to be determined. This date and all other dates stated in these rules may be extended in Eva’s Closet absolute discretion. The winner does not need to be present to win. In order for the Grand Prize winner to receive the Grand Prize (subject to the other provisions in these rules), if not present at the drawing; the Grand Prize winner must elect to receive the car by delivering written notice of that election to Eva’s Foundation Inc. via CERTIFIED MAIL no later than 3:00 pm EST on Friday March 30, 2018. If Eva’s Foundation Inc. does not receive that notice, then the first Grand Prize winner will be deemed to have forfeited his or her prize and an alternative Grand Prize recipient will be drawn, with the same provisions required extended to that winner for notification within 7 business days. The winner will be responsible for collecting the vehicle from CALI MOTORS at 16331 Old US 41 #102 Fort Myers, FL 33912 and paying all taxes, license fees, and titling costs associated with the grand prize. Prize sponsor CALI MOTORS has agreed to assist the winner in properly titling and registering the vehicle, and can also assist you in arranging transport at your expense. General Terms and Conditions: By participating in this raffle, all ticket purchasers and everyone named on a raffle ticket accept and agree (1) to be bound by all the rules, limitations and restrictions set forth here and (2) that their name and/or likeness may be disclosed to and used by the news media and may otherwise be used by Eva’s Foundation and Cali Motors for publicity purposes and the grand prize winner to be published in area newspapers or other media including television, radio, web and print. The grand prize winner name, photo, video, and likeness may be published on the Eva’s Foundation Inc. and/or Cali Motors websites and social media pages. The name of the winner may be obtained by sending a written request plus a self-addressed, stamped envelope to the Eva’s Foundation Inc, at the address provided above after April 15th 2018. By participating in this raffle, each participant releases Eva’s Foundation Inc and Cali Motors, and each of their respective directors, officers, employees and agents from any and all liability for injuries, losses or damages of any kind caused by any prize or resulting from acceptance, possession, use or misuse of any prize, and each winner agrees to indemnify and hold Eva’s Foundation Inc. and Cali Motors and each of their respective directors, officers, employees and agents harmless from any and all losses, damages, costs, expenses, rights, claims and actions of any kind arising in connection with or as a result of the winner's acceptance or use of any prize. Refunds: All raffle ticket sales are final. No refunds will be made except as to any ticket requests with verified payment received after the cut-off dates shown above. No other refunds are available. Eva’s Foundation Inc. assumes no responsibility for lost, late, misdirected or non-delivered mail or fax messages, or any other failure to receive orders or deliver receipts prior to the drawing deadlines. A raffle participant's sole and exclusive remedy for Eva’s Foundation Inc. breach shall be limited to the return of the purchase price paid for his or her raffle ticket(s). In no event shall the Eva’s Foundation Inc. and/or Cali Motors or their respective directors, officers, employees, members, committee members, agents, contractors, advisors, or representatives be liable to any party for any loss or injuries to earnings, profits or goodwill, or for any incidental, special, punitive or consequential damages of any person or entity. DISCLAIMER of ALL OTHER REPRESENTATIONS and WARRANTIES: THE GRAND PRIZE WILL BE TRANSFERRED TO THE GRAND PRIZE WINNER IN "AS IS, WHERE IS" CONDITION BY EVA’S CLOSET. EVA’S CLOSET DOES NOT PROVIDE ANY GUARANTEE OR WARRANTY, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, IN CONNECTION WITH THE CAR, and ACCEPTS NO LIABILITY OR RESPONSIBILITY REGARDING THE MANUFACTURING OR CONDITION OF THE CAR. NO WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, ARE MADE OR OFFERED BY EVA’S FOUNDATION INC AND/OR CALI MOTORS. THERE ARE NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OTHER THAN AS SET FORTH IN THESE OFFICIAL RULES AND REGULATIONS. EVA’S FOUNDATION INC. DISCLAIMS ALL OTHER REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, REGARDING THE RAFFLE, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. A RAFFLE PARTICIPANT’S SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY FOR EVA’S FOUNDATION INC. BREACH SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE RETURN OF THE PURCHASE PRICE DONATION PAID FOR HIS OR HER RAFFLE TICKET(S).IN NO EVENT SHALL EVA’S FOUNDATION INC. and/or CALI MOTORS BE LIABLE TO ANY PARTY FOR ANY LOSS OR INJURIES TO EARNINGS, PROFITS OR GOODWILL, OR FOR ANY INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL,PUNITIVE, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ANY PERSON OR ENTITY WHETHER ARISING IN CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF TBI HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. ANY CLAIM OR DISPUTE AGAINST EVA’S FOUNDATION INC. and/or CALI MOTORS WITH RESPECT TO THE RAFFLE MUST BE BROUGHT WITHIN ONE YEAR AFTER THE CAUSE OF ACTION ARISES. IN THE UNFORSEEN EVENT THAT THE GRAND PRIZE VEHICLE IS LOST, STOLEN, OR MADE OTHERWISE UNAVAILBLE FOR ANY REASON, A CASH SUBSITUTION OR ALTERNATE PRICE WITH AN ARV OF $50,000 MADE BE OFFERED TO THE WINNER AS SUBSITUTION. PURCHASE OR FREE ACCEPTANCE OF AN ENTRY TICKET IMPLIES THAT TICKET HOLDER HAS READ, UNDERSTANDS, AND AGREES TO THE TERMS, CONDITIONS, AND OFFICIAL RULES OF THE CONTEST, AND AGREES TO ABIDE BY THEM FULLY. OFFICIAL RULES ARE AVAILABLE ONLINE FOR REVIEW AT WWW.EVASFOUNDATION.ORG