2021 Versiti Tackles Blood Shortages Donor Sweepstakes
- NO PURCHASE OR BLOOD DONATION NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN A PRIZE IN THIS SWEEPSTAKES. A PURCHASE OR DONATION WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW.
- SWEEPSTAKES OPEN TO INDIANA RESIDENTS, 18 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER, RESIDING WITHIN A 75-MILE RADIUS OF THE CITY OF INDIANAPOLIS, INDIANA.
- PROMOTION CONSISTS OF SIX SEPARATE SWEEPSTAKES. SEE ENTRY PERIODS BELOW FOR DETAILS.
- AFFIDAVIT OF ELIGIBILITY / RELEASE OF LIABILITY / PRIZE ACCEPTANCE AGREEMENT MAY BE REQUIRED.
BY ENTERING (OR OTHERWISE PARTICIPATING) IN THE SWEEPSTAKES, YOU AGREE TO THESE OFFICIAL RULES, WHICH CREATE A CONTRACT, SO READ THEM CAREFULLY BEFORE ENTERING. WITHOUT LIMITATION, SUCH CONTRACT INCLUDES A CLASS ACTION WAIVER AND A LIMITATION OF YOUR RIGHTS AND REMEDIES.
SPONSOR: Versiti Blood Center of Indiana, 3450 N Meridian St. Indianapolis, IN 46208 (“Sponsor”).
ELIGIBILITY: The 2021 Versiti Tackles Blood Shortages Donor Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) is open to Indiana residents, 18 years of age or older at the time of entry, who reside within a 75 mile-radius of the City of Indianapolis, Indiana. Employees, officers, directors, agents, independent contractors, and representatives of Sponsor, The Indianapolis Colts, Inc., the National Football League (“NFL”), and their respective parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, wholesalers, retailers, distributers, advertising and promotion agencies, and their immediate family members (mother, father, sister, brother, husband, wife, daughter, son, step-father, step-mother, step-daughter, step-son, step-brother, step-sister, half-brother, half-sister) or those living in the same household of each are not eligible. The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited or restricted by law or regulations. Participation constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to these terms and conditions and Sponsor’s decisions, which are final and binding in all matters related to the Sweepstakes.
SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD: The Sweepstakes consists of six separate sweepstakes/drawings, which will take place between October 7, 2021 and November 11, 2021 (“Sweepstakes Period”). Specifically, the entry period begin/end dates, prize drawing date, and prize game date for the six sweepstakes are as follows:
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HOW TO ENTRY: Eligible individuals may enter Sweepstakes by one of two methods:
- To enter by donating: Eligible participants who donate at a Versiti Blood Center of Indiana Donor Center or Bloodmobile (“Blood Drive”) during the entry periods stated in the table above will receive one entry into the sweepstakes corresponding with their donation date.
- To enter without donating (“AMOE”): To enter the Sweepstakes without donating blood, you may enter by mail as follows: On a 3" x 5" card, legibly handprint your name, email address, mail address, zip code, telephone number (including area code), and date of birth (including birth year). Mail your 3” x 5” card in a business size envelope to: 2021 Versiti Tackles Blood Shortages Donor Sweepstakes– Entry, 3450 N Meridian St. Indianapolis, IN 46208. All AMOE entries must be postmarked during one of the stated entry periods in the table above. AMOE entries must contain all entry fields to be entered, otherwise void. Eligible participants who send in an AMOE entry will receive one entry into the sweepstakes corresponding with the post-marked date of their entry.
Limit one entry per person for each of the six sweepstakes, via one of the two methods listed above. Non-winning entries from one sweepstakes will NOT roll-over to subsequent sweepstakes. Any attempt by an entrant to obtain more than the stated number of entries by using multiple/different addresses or any other methods will void that entrant’s entries and that entrant may be disqualified from the Sweepstakes. Entries submitted by anyone other than the entrant are void. Sponsor will not verify receipt of entries for entrants. All entries submitted become the sole property of Sponsor and will not be returned. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, misdirected, illegible, damaged, or postage-due mailed entries.
SELECTION OF WINNERS, PRIZES, AND ODDS OF WINNING: Prizes for the six separate sweepstakes/drawings are as follows:
Sweepstakes #1: Two entrants will be randomly selected in total from among all eligible entries from September 26, 2021 through October 2, 2021. Each of the selected winners will each receive the following prize:
- Two tickets to the Indianapolis Colts vs. Houston Texans football game at Lucas Oil Stadium on October 17, 2021. Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”): $143.00.
Sweepstakes #2: Two entrants will be randomly selected in total from among all eligible entries from October 3, 2021 through October 9, 2021. Each of the selected winners will receive the following prize:
- Two tickets to the Indianapolis Colts vs. Tennessee Titans football game at Lucas Oil Stadium on October 31, 2021. ARV: $143.00.
Sweepstakes #3: Two entrants will be randomly selected in total from among all eligible entries from October 10, 2021 through October 16, 2021. Each of the selected winners will receive the following prize:
- Two tickets to the Indianapolis Colts vs. New York Jets football game at Lucas Oil Stadium on November 4, 2021. ARV: $143.00.
Sweepstakes #4: Two entrants will be randomly selected in total from among all eligible entries from October 17, 2021 through October 23, 2021. Each of the selected winners will receive the following prize:
- Two tickets to the Indianapolis Colts vs. Jacksonville Jaguars football game at Lucas Oil Stadium on November 14, 2021. ARV: $143.00.
Sweepstakes #5: Two entrants will be randomly selected in total from among all eligible entries from October 24, 2021 through October 30, 2021. Each of the selected winners will receive the following prize:
- Two tickets to the Indianapolis Colts vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers football game at Lucas Oil Stadium on November 28, 2021. ARV: $143.00.
Sweepstakes #6: Two entrants will be randomly selected in total from among all eligible entries from October 31, 2021 through November 6, 2021. Each of the selected winners will each receive the following prize:
- Two tickets to the Indianapolis Colts vs. New England Patriots football game at Lucas Oil Stadium on December 18/19, 2021. ARV: $143.00.
Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received for each respective sweepstakes/drawing. Winners will be notified on or about seven days after each weekly sweepstakes by phone, email, or regular mail, in Sponsor’s sole discretion, using the information provided on the registration form or AMOE. Winner will be required to respond within three business days of notification, or the prize will be forfeited, and an alternate winner will be chosen. A prize acceptance form and mutually acceptable liability releases may be required and, if so requested, must be returned within the reasonable specified time or prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner chosen. Prizes will be issued electronically (i.e., e-tickets). Upon winner confirmation, Sponsor will provide information to winner on how to obtain game tickets.
Tickets subject to standard terms and conditions, and winner and his/her guest must act in compliance with standard terms and conditions applicable to those attending football games at Lucas Oil Stadium. Failure to comply with applicable standards may result in removal of the winner and guest at the sole discretion of the Indianapolis Colts or Lucas Stadium personnel.
All taxes, fees, and surcharges on prize are the sole responsibility of the winner. If the value of the prize exceeds $600, the winner’s social security number or taxpayer I.D. will be required in order to issue a Form 1099-MISC showing prize ARV as income to winner. Prizes are non-transferable except in the sole discretion of the Sponsor. No substitution or cash equivalent is allowed. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute prizes of the same approximate retail value. Prize consists only of items specifically listed as part of the prize. All costs and expenses not specified herein related to any prize or incurred by accepting the prize are the sole responsibility of the winner.
PUBLICITY RELEASE: Except where prohibited, acceptance of the prize constitutes winner’s consent that his or her name, likeness, voice, or biographical data may be used for advertising and promotional purposes without limitation and without additional notice, compensation, or consent.
RELEASE: By entering, entrant agrees to accept and abide by the Official Rules of this Sweepstakes and agrees that any dispute with regard to the conduct of this Sweepstakes, rule interpretation, or award of prize shall be submitted to Sponsor, whose decision shall be binding and final. By participating, you release Sponsor, Indianapolis Colts, Inc., the NFL (collectively, “Released Parties”), and their respective subsidiaries, affiliates, partners, employees, directors, and agents from any and against any and all injury, loss, or damage including but not limited to, personal injury, death, or damage to or loss of property, caused or claimed to be caused by entrant’s participation in the Sweepstakes. Entrant hereby agrees to defend, indemnify and hold harmless the Released Parties and their respective officers, directors, employees, agents, parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, licensees, successors, and assignees, against any and all third party claims, damages, liabilities, costs, and expenses, including reasonable legal fees and expenses, arising out of or related to entrant’s participation in the Sweepstakes or any breach by entrant of any provision of this document, including, without limitation, entrant’s representations and warranties.
THE NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE, ITS MEMBER PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALL CLUBS, NFL VENTURES, L.P., NFL PROPERTIES LLC, NFL ENTERPRISES LLC, NFL PRODUCTIONS LLC AND NFL INTERNATIONAL LLC AND EACH OF THEIR RESPECTIVE SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, SHAREHOLDERS, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, AGENTS, REPRESENTATIVES, AND EMPLOYEES (COLLECTIVELY, THE “NFL ENTITIES”) WILL HAVE NO LIABILITY OR RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY CLAIM ARISING IN CONNECTION WITH PARTICIPATION IN THIS SWEEPSTAKES OR ANY PRIZE AWARDED. THE NFL ENTITIES, OTHER THAN THE INDIANAPOLIS COLTS, HAVE NO INVOLVEMENT IN THIS SWEEPSTAKES IN ANY WAY.
ADDITIONAL RULES: Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing of this offer, administration of the Sweepstakes, or in the announcement of prizes, including erroneous appearance of qualification for a prize, and under no circumstances will more than the stated number of prizes be awarded. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to modify, cancel, or suspend this Sweepstakes, or to amend the Official Rules at any time, without prior individual notice, should any factor interfere with the administration, security, or proper play of this Sweepstakes as contemplated by these Official Rules. If for any reason Sponsor is prevented from continuing with this Sweepstakes, or the integrity or feasibility of the Sweepstakes is severely undermined by any event including but not limited to fire, flood, pandemic, epidemic, earthquake, explosion, labor dispute or strike, act of God or public enemy, satellite or equipment failure, riot or civil disturbance, war (declared or undeclared), terrorist threat or activity, or any federal, state or local government law, order, or regulation, Sponsor shall have the right, in its sole discretion, to abbreviate, modify, suspend, cancel, or terminate the Sweepstakes without further obligation. If Sponsor in its discretion elects to so abbreviate the Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right, but not the obligation, to award the prize from among all eligible entries received to date. All entries are the physical property of Sponsor and are not returnable.
DISPUTES / CHOICE OF LAW: EXCEPT WHERE PROHIBITED, EACH ENTRANT AGREES THAT: (1) ANY AND ALL DISPUTES, CLAIMS, AND CAUSES OF ACTION ARISING OUT OF OR CONNECTED WITH THIS SWEEPSTAKES OR ANY PRIZE AWARDED SHALL BE RESOLVED INDIVIDUALLY, WITHOUT RESORT TO ANY FORM OF CLASS ACTION, AND EXCLUSIVELY BY STATE OR FEDERAL COURTS SITUATED IN INDIANA, (2) ANY AND ALL CLAIMS, JUDGMENTS, AND AWARDS SHALL BE LIMITED TO ACTUAL OUT-OF-POCKET COSTS INCURRED, BUT IN NO EVENT ATTORNEYS’ FEES, (3) NO PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR OTHER DAMAGES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOST PROFITS, MAY BE AWARDED (COLLECTIVELY, “SPECIAL DAMAGES”), AND (4) ENTRANT HEREBY WAIVES ALL RIGHTS TO CLAIM SPECIAL DAMAGES AND ALL RIGHTS TO SUCH DAMAGES MULTIPLIED OR INCREASED. INDIANA LAW, WITHOUT REFERENCE TO CHOICE OF LAW RULES, GOVERNS THE SWEEPSTAKES AND ALL ASPECTS RELATED THERETO.
WINNER’S LIST: To receive any legally-required name of the winner or a copy of these Official Rules, send a legal-size, self-addressed, stamped envelope within sixty days of the end of the Sweepstakes to: 2021 Versiti Tackles Blood Shortages Donor Sweepstakes - Winners’ List, c/o 3450 N Meridian St Indianapolis, IN 46208. Winner’s List to be available after November 16, 2021.