CANADIAN RED CROSS
CONTEST RULES AND REGULATIONS
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. VOID PROHIBITED. THIS CONTEST IS INTENDED FOR RESIDENT OF CANADA ONLY AND WILL BE INTERPRETED ACCORDING TO THE LAWS OF ONTARIO, CANADA.
The Canadian Red Cross Contest (the “Contest”) is brought to you by the Canadian Red Cross Society (the “Contest Sponsor”). The Contest starts on Thursday, September 1st, 2022 at 09:01 a.m. EST and closes on Friday, September 30th, 2022 at 11:59 p.m. EST (hereinafter, the “Contest Period”).
To enter and be eligible to win the Contest, entrant must:
- be a Canadian resident;
- having reached the legal age of majority in his/her province or territory of residence prior to the Contest Period; and
- be an active Aeroplan Program (as defined hereinafter) member in good standing during the Contest Period (an “Eligible Participant”).
The Aeroplan program is the loyalty rewards and recognition program operated by Air Canada’s subsidiary Aeroplan Inc. (“Aeroplan Program”). The Aeroplan Program allows individuals, or their parent or legal guardian in the case of a minor, to enroll as members and to open an Aeroplan account, to accumulate Aeroplan points (“Aeroplan Points”) through the purchase of products and services from participating partners and suppliers and to redeem Aeroplan Points for a variety of travel, merchandise, gift card, and other rewards provided directly by participating partners or made available through Aeroplan’s intermediary suppliers, all in accordance with the Aeroplan Program’s terms and conditions available online at the following address: aircanada.com/aeroplan-termsandconditions. Membership in the Aeroplan Program (“Aeroplan Membership”) is free. Contestants can enroll online at aircanada.com/joinaeroplan.
Employees, representatives, volunteers of the Contest Sponsor and Aeroplan Inc., Air Canada and its subsidiaries and affiliates, media partners, advertising and promotional agencies, and members of the immediate family (parents, children, siblings, and spouse, regardless of where they are domiciled) of any of the aforementioned, and persons with whom any of the aforementioned are domiciled are not eligible to enter the Contest.
How to enter the Contest
No Purchase Necessary. For greater clarity, the Contest provides a no purchase necessary method of entry. To enter the Contest, Eligible Participants must perform any of the following actions:
Make donation(s) of one hundred Canadian dollars (CAD$ 100.00) or more on www.redcross.ca/rewards (the “Contest Campaign Page”), during the Contest Period. Donations made online on pages other than the Contest Campaign Page are not eligible for entry.
For no purchase entry, go to www.redcross.ca/rewards/no-purchase-entry, fill in the Contest form with all requested information, including without limitation, your name, address, email, phone number, and Aeroplan account number, and submit form by clicking on the Submit button during the Contest Period.
(each, an “Eligible Entry”)
Each Eligible Entry gets each Eligible Participant one (1) entry to the Contest. Limit of one (1) Eligible Entry per Eligible Participant. If it is discovered that you attempted to enter more than once, all your entries will be void. There are two (2) prizes to be won among all the Eligible Entries received during the Contest Period. No purchase necessary to enter the Contest. Void where prohibited.
By entering the Contest, each eligible entrant acknowledges and agrees that the Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by, nor is associated with Aeroplan, its parent company Air Canada, and each of their respective subsidiaries and affiliates, and that Canadian Red Cross Society is fully responsible for the conduct and administration of the Contest, including the selection of winners and the distribution of prizes.
A random draw from all Eligible Entries received from Eligible Participants during the Contest Period to select the Prizes winners will be held at 21 Randolph Avenue, M6G 4P4 Toronto, Ontario on Tuesday, November 1st, at noon (12:00 p.m.) EST.
Odds of Winning
The odds of winning the Prizes will depend upon the total number of Eligible Entries received from Eligible Participants per province, during the Contest Period. A maximum of one (1) Prize winner per province; for further clarity, the two (2) Prizes cannot be awarded within the same province.
A Prize winner shall be redeemed one (1) of the two (2) available prizes. There are two (2) Prizes of 250,000 Aeroplan Points (each a “Prize”) to be won. A maximum of one (1) Prize per Prize winner can be won.
Aeroplan Points have no cash value but are redeemable under the Aeroplan Program for flights and other rewards. The retail value of rewards obtained using Aeroplan Points will vary depending on a range of factors including the type of reward issued, details of which may be found at https://www.aircanada.com/ca/en/aco/home/aeroplan.html.
Although Aeroplan Points have no monetary value, the approximate value of each Prize is seven thousand five hundred thousand Canadian dollars (CAD$ 7,500.00) and approximate value of the Prizes is fifteen thousand Canadian dollars (CAD$ 15,000.00).
The Prizes are donated to the Contest Sponsor by Aeroplan Inc. Aeroplan Points will be credited to each Prize winner's respective Aeroplan account, within approximately two (2) weeks following being declared a winner. Aeroplan Points may be redeemed only in accordance with the general terms & conditions of the Aeroplan Program. Full terms and conditions of the Aeroplan Program are available online at https://www.aircanada.com/ca/en/aco/home/aeroplan/legal/terms-and-conditions.html.
The Prizes must be accepted as awarded and may not be sold, transferred, or converted to cash and will not be refunded if unused. No substitutions, changes or extensions are permitted. Contest Sponsor reserves the right at its sole and entire discretion to substitute each Prize for another prize of equal or greater value.
Claiming of Prizes
In order to be declared a winner and be able to claim the Prize, the Eligible Participant selected by random draw will be contacted by telephone or by e-mail by the Contest Sponsor or one of its agents or representatives, shortly following the draw and must confirm acceptance as a selected Eligible Participant within three (3) calendar days of contact. If the selected Eligible Participant cannot be contacted, another Eligible Participant will be selected by way of random draw.
No correspondence will be undertaken except with the selected Eligible Participants whose Eligible Entry was drawn.
Before being declared a winner, each selected Eligible Participant will be required to answer a time-limited mathematical skill-testing question and sign a release and waiver form stating, without limitation, that:
- he/she complies with the eligibility requirements;
- he/she has read and understood the Contest official rules and regulations (“Rules”) and complies completely;
- he/she accepts the Prize as awarded;
- he/she acknowledges the Contest Sponsor’s right to publish his/her picture, name, and city of residence without compensation other than the Prize offered;
- he/she successfully answers a time-limited mathematical skill-testing question; and
- he/she releases and agrees to hold harmless of all liability the Contest Sponsor, its subsidiaries and affiliates, media partners, advertising, promotional agencies and each of the foregoing entities’ directors, officers, employees, contractors, and agents.
Limitation of Liability
By entering the Contest, each Eligible Participant acknowledges and agrees that the Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by, nor is associated with Aeroplan, its parent company Air Canada, and each of their respective subsidiaries and affiliates,and that the Contest Sponsor is fully responsible for the conduct and administration of the Contest, including the selection of winners and the distribution of prizes.
Eligible Participants agree that the Contest Sponsor is not liable for any incorrect or inaccurate transcription of entry information or for any error or malfunction of any kind in connection with the Contest, including any issue in recognizing an Eligible action to enter the Contest as an Eligible Entry. If the Contest is not capable of running as planned for any reason, including tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other cause, the Contest Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to, without advance notice, terminate or suspend the Contest, in whole or in part, or modify it in any way, without any further obligations to Eligible Participants.
Furthermore, if the Contest Sponsor determines, at its sole discretion, that any entry compromises the integrity of the Contest, the Contest Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify the entry at issue or terminate the Contest in its entirety without any further obligations to Eligible Participants.
The Contest Sponsor further reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual from the Contest and to ban the individual from any future contest of the Contest Sponsor who it finds or believes to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Contest; to be acting in violation of the Rules or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person.
All entries are subject to verification by the Contest Sponsor and may be disqualified if they are received outside of the Contest Period, are incomplete, irregular, submitted through illicit means or if they contain any false statements, or do not conform to or satisfy to any condition of these Rules.
All entries submitted, and all information provided, by Eligible Participants must be complete and accurate. Contest Sponsor will not be held responsible for any technological malfunctions, telephone or internet interruptions and/or any late/incomplete/erroneously completed Prize claims or release and waiver forms.
By entering this Contest, Eligible Participants agree to release and hold harmless the Contest Sponsor and all its subsidiaries and affiliates, media partners, advertising and promotional agencies and each of the foregoing entities’ respective directors, officers, employees, agents, representatives, successors and assigns from any liability in connection with the Contest or, if declared a winner, the Prize awarded and use thereof.
By entering this Contest, each Eligible Participants further covenants and agrees to keep harmless and to release from liability Aeroplan, its parent company Air Canada, its subsidiaries and affiliates, and each of their respective officers, directors, employees, agents, representatives, subcontractors and affiliates with respect to any claims or actions, losses, fines or legal costs which arise, directly or indirectly in connection with the Contest and the administration thereof, the Prize and any related activity.
By entering your information, you are consenting to the Contest Sponsor collecting the information entered by you and disclosing your name, Aeroplan Membership number and the amount to be credited to your account to Aeroplan Inc. for the purposes of accrediting your Aeroplan account. This information will only be used by Aeroplan Inc. for this purpose and will be destroyed following the completion of promotion.
Furthermore, by entering the Contest, Eligible Participants agree that the Contest Sponsor reserves the right to publish without compensation the full name, city of residence, and photograph of all Prize winners and Eligible Participants waive all rights with respect to printed, broadcast and other forms of publicity.
Eligible Participants further agree that all entries submitted and their content become the property of the Contest Sponsor. All intellectual property, including but not limited to trade-marks, trade-names, logos, designs, promotional materials, web pages, source codes, drawings, illustrations, slogans and representations are owned by the Contest Sponsor and or its affiliates. All rights are reserved. Notwithstanding the foregoing, Eligible Participants agree that ®Aeroplan is a registered trademark of Aeroplan Inc. and ®Air Canada and the Air Canada maple leaf logo are registered trademarks of Air Canada, used under license by Aeroplan Inc.. These trademarks are used by the Contest Sponsor under licensed authorization. Unauthorized copying or use of any copyrighted material or intellectual property without the express written consent of its owner is strictly prohibited.
Eligible Participants agree to be bound by all decisions of the Contest Sponsor regarding the Contest which shall be final and binding in all respects.
The Contest is subject to applicable federal, provincial and local rules and regulations.
For Quebec Residents only: Any litigation respecting the conduct or organization of a publicity contest may be submitted to the Régie des alcools, des courses et des jeux for a ruling. Any litigation respecting the awarding of a Prize may be submitted to the board only for the purpose of helping the parties reach a settlement. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these official contest rules, or the rights and obligations of an Eligible Participant in connection with the Contest, shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Province of Quebec and the laws of Canada applicable therein.
Eligible Participants may obtain the Prize winners’ names between November 15, 2022 to December 15, 2022, by addressing their request, accompanied by a self-addressed envelope with sufficient postage to:
CANADIAN RED CROSS
Canadian Red Cross
21 Randolph Avenue