Parent Pledge

Contest Rules
Youth Sports Parent Pledge

Terms, Conditions and Rules (the "Rules") for “Youth Sports Parent Pledge” drawing (the "Promotion")

This Promotion is governed by the laws of South Dakota, and all claims must be resolved in the federal or state courts located in Sioux Falls, S.D. You are not authorized to participate in the Promotion if you are not located within the United States.

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. THIS PROMOTION IS OPEN ONLY TO NATURAL PERSONS WHO ARE LEGAL RESIDENTS OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA AND WHO ARE AT LEAST EIGHTEEN (18) YEARS OF AGE AT THE TIME OF ENTRY. ENTRY IN THIS PROMOTION CONSTITUTES ACCEPTANCE OF THE OFFICIAL CONTEST RULES. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW. ALL PRIZES AWARDED STRICTLY IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE OFFICIAL CONTEST RULES.

  1. ELIGIBILITY: The Promotion is open only to natural persons who are legal residents of the fifty United States and District of Columbia and are 18 years of age or older as of January 1, 2014. Entrants must be the parent or legal guardian of a child 18 years or younger engaged in a youth sport. The Promotion may only be entered from and in eligible jurisdictions. All employees of Sanford, and their immediate family members (spouses, parents, children, siblings, grandparents, and their respective spouses) and persons living in the same household of such individuals, are not eligible to participate in this Promotion. All applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. Void where prohibited. By entering the Promotion, Participants agree to comply with and be bound by the Rules, which are final and binding in all respects. Failure to comply with the Rules may result in disqualification from the Promotion.

  2. PROMOTION PERIOD: The Promotion runs January 1, 2014 through December 31, 2014 (the “Promotion Period”).

  3. HOW TO ENTER THE CONTEST: During the Promotion Period, complete the “Yes! I Commit To Making My Child's Sports Experience Health and Enjoyable!” pledge card and return the completed pledge card to:

    Sanford Health
    Attn: Ann Deg Rte: 5000
    PO Box 5039
    Sioux Falls, SD 57117

    Entries must be received or postmarked by December 31, 2014.

    For purposes of the Rules, the word “Contestant” shall refer to the individual submitting an Entry. The word “Contestants” shall collectively refer to all individuals submitting Entries.

    Only one entry per household. All Entries submitted become the property of Sanford and will not be acknowledged or returned. Proof of sending or submission will not be deemed to be proof of receipt by Sanford. Released Parties (as defined below) are not responsible for lost, late, delayed, stolen, incomplete, invalid, unintelligible, illegible, damaged, corrupted or misdirected Entries, which will be disqualified.

  4. WINNER DETERMINATION: Four drawings will be held quarterly during the Promotion Period. Each quarterly drawing will be for one winner to be selected randomly from all valid entries received prior to the drawing date.

    The winners will be notified by mail. The winner must comply with the Rules and meet all eligibility requirements.

    The winner will be required to execute an Affidavit of Eligibility, a Liability Release, and Publicity Release within fourteen (14) days of prize notification. If the winner cannot be contacted within 30 calendar days of first notification attempt, if prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, if winner rejects the prize or in the event of noncompliance with these Rules, the prize will be awarded to another randomly selected Contestant from all valid entries. Only three (3) alternate winners will be selected after which the prize will remain unawarded. All judging decisions are final.

  5. CONDITIONS: By participating, Contestant agrees to release and hold harmless Sanford, and its subsidiaries, affiliates, and their representatives, agents, successors, assigns, employees, officers and directors (collectively, the “Released Parties”), from any and all liability for loss, harm, damage, injury, cost or expense whatsoever, including without limitation property damage, personal injury and/or death which may occur in connection with, preparation for, or participation in the Promotion, or possession, acceptance and/or use or misuse of prize or participation in any Promotion-related activity and for any claims based on publicity rights, defamation or invasion of privacy and merchandise delivery. Sanford is not responsible if the Promotion cannot take place or if any prize cannot be awarded due to delays or interruptions due to acts of God, acts of war, natural disasters, weather, or acts of terrorism.

    Sanford is not responsible for any error, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission; communications failure; loss, theft or destruction of Entries; unauthorized access to or alteration of Entries; or failure of any Entry to be received by Sanford (including due to technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or the mail).

    Sanford may prohibit a Contestant from participating in the Promotion or winning a prize if, in its sole discretion, it determines that the Contestant is attempting or likely to undermine the legitimate operation of the Promotion, including by cheating, hacking, deception, use of automated quick entry programs or other unfair playing practices, or intends or is likely to annoy, abuse, threaten, or harass any other Contestants or Sanford's representatives.

  6. PRIZES:

    FOUR (4) GRAND PRIZES: Microsoft Surface tablet computers.

    Sanford makes no warranties with regard to the prize. No substitution of a prize is allowed by winner, but Sanford reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value. Prizes are not redeemable by winner for cash value. All taxes, fees and surcharges on prizes are the sole responsibility of winner.

  7. USE OF DATA: By participating in the Promotion, Contestant hereby agrees to Sanford's collection and usage of his or her personal information in accordance with Sanford's privacy policy, and Contestant acknowledges that he or she has read and accepted Sanford's privacy policy.

  8. SPONSOR: Sanford, 801 Broadway North, Fargo, ND 58122.