Folgers – Can Do – Win a check made payable to the Entrant in the amount of one thousand dollars ($1000).
Folgers® Can Do Promotion
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. INTERNET ACCESS AND A VALID E-MAIL ADDRESS ARE REQUIRED TO ENTER. Folgers Can Do Promotion (“Promotion”) begins on or about Noon Eastern Time (“ET”) on 01/10/19 and ends at Noon ET on 03/24/19 (“Promotion Period”).
ELIGIBILITY: This Promotion is only open to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia, 18 years of age or older at the time of Entry (“Entrant”). Employees of The Folger Coffee Company (“Sponsor”), its parent, related, affiliated and subsidiary companies, advertising, promotion, public relations, fulfillment and judging agencies, and legal advisers and their respective officers, directors, agents, employees and assigns (collectively, the “Released Parties”) and all other service agencies involved with this Promotion, and members of the immediate families (parent, child, sibling and spouse) or households (whether or not related) of any of the above are not eligible to enter this Promotion. PROMOTION IS VOID OUTSIDE THE 50 UNITED STATES AND D.C. AND WHERE PROHIBITED.
HOW TO ENTER: Go to www.folgerscoffee.com/can-do-nation (“Promotion Website”) during the Promotion Period, and submit the name of your Project, your first and last name, your mailing address including zip code, a valid email address, your date of birth and a description in five hundred (500) characters or less of about your “Can-Do” attitude and efforts for saving money towards anything now or in the future (hereinafter, individually referred to as “Entry” and collectively referred to as “Entries”). Limit up to two (2) Entries per person/per valid e-mail address during the Promotion Period and each Entry must be different. Entries generated by script, macro or other automated means or any other means intended to impact the integrity of the Entry process, as determined by Sponsor in Sponsor’s sole discretion, are void. Sponsor is not responsible for incorrect/inaccurate Entrant information. The decision of the Sponsor with respect to the invalidation or disqualification of any suspected Entries shall be final and binding.
Entries may not contain, as determined by Sponsor’s sole discretion, any content that:
Contains any false or misleading claims about your business or its products or services;
Is sexually explicit or suggestive; unnecessarily violent or derogatory of any ethnic, racial, gender, religious, professional or age group; profane or pornographic; obscene or offensive;
Feature celebrities, public figures or animated characters;
Promotes irresponsible or excessive consumption of alcohol; promotes illegal drugs, tobacco, firearms/weapons, or any particular political agenda or message;
Defames, misrepresents or contains disparaging remarks about other people or companies;
Contains trademarks, trade names or copyrighted materials owned by others, except those owned by Sponsor for which Sponsor has provided entrant a limited license to use as it relates to the Contest;
Contains any personal identification, such as license plate numbers, personal names (other than just first name), email or street addresses;
Communicates messages inconsistent with the positive images and/or goodwill to which Sponsor wishes to associate;
Contains competitive products of Sponsor; and/or
Violates any law or infringes upon the rights of any other person or company.
Sponsor reserves the right to monitor Entries prior to posting them on Sponsor’s website, social media platforms, including but not limited to Facebook, Instagram or Twitter. By entering this Promotion, each Entrant acknowledges that his/her Entry may be posted at Sponsor’s website or social media platforms, including but not limited to Facebook, Instagram and/or Twitter in Sponsor’s sole discretion. Sponsor has no obligation to use or post any Entry submitted by any entrant. The use of an Entry by Sponsor or any Released Party does not have any effect on the winner selection process.
Entries posted are the views/opinions of the individual Entrant and do not reflect the views of Sponsor in any manner. By entering the Promotion, each Entrant grants Sponsor and the Released Parties a worldwide, irrevocable, exclusive, assignable, transferable, unqualified, unrestricted, royalty-free license and right to edit, modify, publish, use, reuse, distribute, display, copy and otherwise exploit the Entry or any part thereof (with or without the entrant’s name and city/state), and any materials based thereon or derived therefrom, in any manner and in any media (whether now known or later developed), for any lawful purposes whatsoever (noncommercial or commercial), including, without limitation, for use in the commercial packaging and point-of-sale materials, or for promotion, marketing or advertising of Sponsor, or any Released Party, each of their respective brands and/or products in any medium (whether now or hereafter known) throughout the world in perpetuity without further permission, notification, consideration, or payment to the Entrant, except where prohibited by law.
Company names, trademarks and/or logos other than those owned by Sponsor, photographs, artwork, other copyrighted materials and the name or likeness of any person (collectively, “Third Party Intellectual Property”) may not be included in any Entry submitted. Any Entry submitted that includes any Third Party Intellectual Property may be disqualified if such use is deemed inappropriate, impermissible or illegal, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Persons found tampering with or abusing any aspect of the Promotion, or whom Sponsor believes to be causing malfunction, error, disruption or damage will be disqualified at the sole discretion of the Sponsor.
By submitting an Entry, each Entrant: 1) irrevocably grants Sponsor a royalty-free exclusive license throughout the world to use, re-use, copy, publish, republish in whole or in part, edit, add to, modify, and rearrange the Entry in whatever media, including without limitation, to edit, rearrange, and/or copy the Entry for use in the promotion of Sponsor’s products and services, without further permission, consideration or payment to the Entrant, except where prohibited; 2) warrants and represents that the Entry is entirely the original creation/work of the Entrant and that use of the Entry as described herein will not violate any law or infringe upon the rights, title, claim or interest of any third party; 3) certifies that the Entrant is the creator and sole copyright owner of the Entry; 4) the Entry has not been previously published, and has not won previous awards, does not incorporate any material owned by any third party; and 5) the use of the Entry as described herein will not violate any law or infringe upon the rights of any third party. If, in the sole discretion of Sponsor, the Entry violates any law or infringes upon the rights of any third party, is inaccurate, incomplete or irregular in any way, or otherwise does not comply with these Official Rules or is deemed inappropriate, the Sponsor may disqualify the Entry.
DIGITAL MILLENNIUM COPYRIGHT ACT: Once an Entry is entered into the Promotion, any such posting will be deemed made at the direction of the Entrant within the meaning of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act and the Communications Decency Act. EACH ENTRANT REPRESENTS, UNDERSTANDS AND ACKNOWLEDGES THAT HE/SHE WILL NOT BE PAID FOR OR RECEIVE ANY FORM OF COMPENSATION OR ROYALTY (OTHER THAN THE PRIZE STATED HEREIN IF SELECTED AS A PRIZE WINNER) IN EXCHANGE FOR GRANTING SPONSOR THE NON-EXCLUSIVE LICENSE RIGHTS OR FOR ANY SUBSEQUENT USE OF SUCH ENTRY BY SPONSOR. If requested, Entrant will sign any documentation that may be required for Sponsor or its designees to make use of the non-exclusive rights Entrant is granting to use the Entry.
TEN (10) WEEKLY RANDOM DRAWINGS/SELECTION OF GRAND PRIZE WINNERS: One (1) Entry will be randomly drawn from all eligible Entries received each Week (as defined below) of the Promotion Period for receipt of one (1) Grand Prize, as defined below, for a total of ten (10) potential Grand Prize Winners (each a “Grand Prize Winner”). Entries received each Week that are not randomly drawn as a Grand Prize Winner will be rolled over into Entries received in subsequent Week(s) during the Promotion Period and will be eligible for subsequent Weekly Grand Prize Winner random drawings. Odds of winning a Grand Prize, as defined below, will depend upon the number of Entries received by the end of each Weekly Entry Period. The Weekly Entry Periods and the corresponding Grand Prize Winner Weekly random drawings are defined below:
Weekly Entry Period
Grand Prize Weekly Random Drawing
01/10/19 – 01/16/19
On or about 01/21/19
01/10/19 – 01/23/19
On or about 01/28/19
01/10/19 – 01/30/19
On or about 02/04/19
01/10/19 – 02/06/19
On or about 02/11/19
01/10/19 – 02/13/19
On or about 02/18/19
01/10/19 – 02/20/19
On or about 02/25/19
01/10/19 – 02/27/19
On or about 03/04/19
01/10/19 – 03/06/19
On or about 03/11/19
01/10/19 – 03/13/19
On or about 03/18/19
01/10/19 – 03/24/19
On or about 03/29/18
Entrants who submitted an Entry that was selected as a Grand Prize Winner will be notified on or about five (5) business days from date of Grand Prize Weekly Random Drawing stated above. The selected Entrants will be notified via the email address submitted at the time of Entry.
TEN (10) GRAND PRIZES: Each Entrant selected as a Grand Prize Winner will receive a check made payable to the Entrant in the amount of one thousand dollars ($1,000). Limit one (1) Grand Prize per household. The actual value (“AV”) of each Grand Prize: $1,000. Total AV for all Grand Prizes: $10,000.00.
FIRST FIVE HUNDRED (500) ENTRANTS: The first five hundred (500) Entrants whose Entries were received will each receive one (1) Folgers Coffee Mug or Folgers Coffee Tumbler designated by Sponsor (each a “First 500 Entrant Prize”). The approximate retail value (“ARV”) of each First 500 Entrant Prize: $8.00. Total ARV of all First 500 Entrant Prizes: $4,000. Limit one (1) First 500 Entrant Prize per household. All First 500 Entrant Prizes will be shipped to the mailing address submitted on the Entry on or about 04/08/19.
Total AV and ARV of all Grand Prizes and First 500 Entrant Prizes: $14,000.00.
GENERAL TERMS & CONDITIONS: Sponsor reserves the right, at Sponsor’s sole discretion, to substitute a Prize of equal or greater value in the event that any Prize is unavailable. All random drawings will be conducted by Centra Marketing & Communications, an independent judging organization whose decisions are final and binding in all respects to this Promotion. Each Grand Prize Winning Entrant must execute and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability/Publicity Release (where permissible) within five (5) business days of receipt of notification or Grand Prize will be forfeited and awarded to an alternate Grand Prize Winner in a random drawing from among all remaining eligible Entries received. If any Prize Winner notification or Prize is returned as undeliverable, that Prize will be forfeited and that Prize will be awarded in a random drawing from among all remaining eligible Entries. By entering this Promotion, all Entrants agree to release, hold harmless and indemnify the Sponsor, its affiliates, subsidiaries, agencies, judges, and each of their respective shareholders, directors, officers, employees or representatives from and against any and all liability whatsoever for any injuries, losses, harm, damage (including but not limited to property damage, personal injury and/or death), claims, actions, costs and expenses (including without limitation, all attorneys’ fees and court costs) arising directly or indirectly from or in connection with any Prize or resulting from participation in this Promotion or from acceptance, possession or use/misuse of any Prize or participation in any Prize-related activity or use by Sponsor of the Entry in any manner.. All Prize Winners are solely responsible for any local, state, or federal taxes on Prize received. Sponsor is not responsible for incorrect/inaccurate Entry information. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to modify, terminate, or suspend the Promotion or void any Entry should a virus, bug, non-authorized human intervention, action of an Entrant or other cause corrupt or impair the administration, security or fairness of this Promotion.
Sponsor and its related, affiliated and subsidiary companies, advertising, promotion, public relations and fulfillment agencies and legal advisors and their respective officers, directors, agents, employees, and assigns (collectively, the “Released Parties”) are not responsible for any problems or technical, hardware, or software malfunctions of any network or telephone lines, failed, incorrect, inaccurate, incomplete, garbled or delayed electronic communications whether caused by the sender or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in this Promotion, computer online systems, servers or providers, computer or other electronic equipment, software, failure of any e-mail or Entry to be received by the Sponsor due to technical problems, human error or traffic congestion, unavailable network connections on the Internet or at any website, or any combination thereof, including, without limitation, any injury or damage to Entrant’s or any other person’s computer or other electronic device relating to or resulting from participating in this Promotion or uploading/downloading any materials in connection with this Promotion..
If, for any reason, this Promotion is not capable of running as planned by any cause which, in the sole opinion of the Sponsor, corrupts or affects the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Promotion, or if due to any technical, production or other error, more Prizes are claimed or awarded than are described in these Official Rules at any Prize level, Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend this Promotion and determine the Winner(s) from Entries received prior to action taken, or as otherwise deemed fair and equitable by Sponsor. No more than the number of Prizes stated in these Official Rules will be awarded. By entering, Entrants agree and consent: (a) that all issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, Entrant’s rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of the Sponsor in connection with this Promotion, will be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of State of Ohio, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules, and (b) to the jurisdiction and venue of the federal, state and local courts located in Cleveland, Ohio.
LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY: In the event of a dispute regarding the identity of an Entrant, such Entry will be deemed to be made by the authorized account holder of the e‑mail address submitted at the time of Entry. “Authorized account holder” is deemed as the natural person who is assigned to an e‑mail address by an Internet access provider, service provider or other online organization that is responsible for assigning e‑mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e‑mail address. Neither Sponsor nor its agencies are responsible for lost, late, stolen, illegible, misdirected, mutilated, incomplete, or non-delivered Entries; or for lost, interrupted or unavailable satellite, network, server, Internet Service Provider (ISP), Promotion Website or other connection availability, accessibility or traffic congestion, or miscommunication, or failed computer, network, telephone, satellite, or cable hardware, software or lines, or technical failure, or jumbled, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected transmissions, or computer hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties, or other errors of any kind whether human, mechanical, electronic or network, or the incorrect or inaccurate capture of Entry or other information or the failure to capture, or loss of, any such information. Neither Sponsor nor its agencies are responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by Promotion Website users, or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilized in this Promotion and assume no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect or delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or tampering with or hacking of Promotion Website. Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual it finds may be tampering with the Entry process or operation of this Promotion or Promotion Website, may be acting in violation of the terms of the Promotion Website or the Official Rules or may be acting in a non-sportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to threaten, abuse or harass any other person. Any attempt to deliberately damage Promotion Website or undermine the legitimate operation of this Promotion is unlawful and subject to legal action by Sponsor or its agents.
IN NO EVENT WILL SPONSOR, ITS PARENT, AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES AND RELATED COMPANIES BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OR LOSSES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF THIS PROMOTION, INCLUDING ENTRANTS’ ACCESS TO AND USE OF THE PROMOTION WEBSITE OR DOWNLOADING FROM/UPLOADING TO AND OR PRINTING MATERIAL DOWNLOADED FROM SAID WEBSITE. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, EVERYTHING ON THE WEBSITE IS PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. SOME JURSIDICTIONS MAY NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY. CHECK YOUR LOCAL LAWS FOR ANY RESTRICTIONS OR LIMITATIONS REGARDING THESE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS.
WINNERS LIST: For the names of the Grand Prize Winning Entries, available after April 15, 2019, send a self-addressed stamped envelope with proper postage affixed to: Folgers Can Do Promotion Winners List, c/o Centra360, 1400 Old Country Road, Suite 306, Westbury, NY 11590. Requests must be received by 10/31/19. Grand Prize Winners list will be available after all Grand Prize Winners have been verified.
Sponsor: The Folger Coffee Company, One Strawberry Lane, Orrville, OH 44667.
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