Entenmann’s Mini Acts of Kindness 5K Giveaway
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.
A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
The Entenmann’s Mini Acts of Kindness 5K Giveaway (the “Sweepstakes”) starts on February 17, 2021 at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time (“ET”) and ends on April 2, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. ET (“Sweepstakes Period”).
ELIGIBILITY: Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the United States and the District of Columbia who are 18 years of age or older as of date of entry. Employees of Bimbo Bakeries USA, Inc. (“Sponsor”), their parent company, subsidiaries, distributors, affiliates, promotion and advertising agencies, and members of their immediate family (spouse and parent, children and siblings and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and persons living in the same household, whether or not related, of such employees, are not eligible to enter or win. Void where prohibited by law. Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws.
HOW TO ENTER: During the Sweepstakes Period, visit the Sweepstakes landing page at www.miniactsofkindness.com and follow the directions to commit a mini act of kindness by completing the registration form that also includes the first name and email address of a friend or family member (18 years of age or older) that you believe deserves a mini pick me-up and submit to receive one (1) entry (each, an “Entry”). Entries must be received by April 2, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. ET to be considered.
Entries generated by script, macro or other automated means and Entries by any means which subvert the entry process are void. Limit one (1) Entry per person per day for the duration of the Sweepstakes Period. You may only use one (1) email address to enter the Sweepstakes. Multiple Entries received from any person or email address in excess of the daily limitation stated above will be void. All Entries become the sole property of the Sponsor and will not be returned
For each entry received throughout the Sweepstakes Period, Sponsor will donate $1 to Feeding America, up to a maximum of $15,000. Feeding America is a nonprofit organization that consists of a nationwide network of more than 200 food banks that feed more than 46 million people through food pantries, soup kitchens, shelters, and other community-based agencies. Information concerning Feeding America, including financial, licensing or charitable purpose may be obtained, without cost, by visiting www.feedingamerica.org.
RANDOM DRAWINGS: On or about April 5, 2021 one (1) potential Grand Prize winner (consisting of the entrant and the corresponding nominee from the Entry) and 5,000 First Prize winners (the friend or family member nominated in the winning entries only) will be selected in a random drawing from among all eligible Entries received throughout the Sweepstakes Period. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible Entries received throughout the Sweepstakes Period. Random drawing will be conducted by Sponsor, whose decisions are final on all matters relating to this Sweepstakes.
WINNER NOTIFICATION: Potential winners will be notified by phone and/or e-mail. Potential Grand Prize winner and the friend or family member referenced in the entry will each be required to execute and return an affidavit of eligibility, a liability release and, where lawful, a publicity release within five (5) days of date of issuance. The Grand Prize winner and nominee must both respond and comply with the requirements as defined. Failure of the Grand Prize winner and nominee to comply with the requirements above may result in the applicable entry being disqualified and at Sponsor’s discretion, an alternate Grand Prize winner may be selected. Potential First Prize winners will not be required to execute and return an affidavit of eligibility, a liability release or a publicity release. Potential First Prize winners will be notified via email on how to claim their prize. If such documents or requested information is not returned within the specified time period, prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, Sponsor is unable to contact a potential winner or a potential winner is not in compliance with these Official Rules, prize will be forfeited and, at Sponsor’s discretion, an alternate winner may be selected. If any potential winner is at least eighteen (18) but still considered a minor in his/her state of residence, the prize will be awarded in the name of his/her parent or legal guardian who will be required to comply with all requirements imposed on winners set forth herein.
GRAND PRIZE (1): Winner and their friend or family member nominated in the entry will each receive $5,000.00 awarded in the form of a check. Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”) of Grand Prize: $10,000.00.
FIRST PRIZES (5,000) (awarded only to friend or family member provided in winning entry): The friend or family member referenced in the applicable winning entry will receive one (1) box of Entenmann’s Minis product awarded in the form of one (1) coupon, redeemable for one (1) Entenmann’s Minis product up to $4.99 in value. Coupons will be mailed to the address provided at the time of prize claim. Limit one (1) prize per person. ARV of each First Prize: $4.99.
PRIZE CONDITIONS: First Prize coupons must be claimed and redeemed by dates specified in prize notification email. Failure to do so may result in coupon being void and Sponsor will have no further obligation to winner. The total value of a coupon must be redeemed at one (1) transaction. Any unused balance will not be awarded. Coupons must be surrendered at time of redemption. Coupons are subject to certain terms and conditions specified by Sponsor. Coupons expire on date specified on each coupon. Coupons may not be used online or in conjunction with any other offer or discount. Valid only in the U.S.A. and are void where prohibited. All federal, state and local taxes and all other costs associated with prize acceptance and use not specified herein as being provided are the sole responsibility of the winners. Prizes awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied by Sponsor. Winners may not substitute, assign or transfer prize or redeem prize for cash, but Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to substitute a prize (or portion thereof) with one of comparable or greater value. All prize details are at Sponsor’s sole discretion. Total ARV of all prizes is $34,950.00.
GENERAL CONDITIONS: By participating, each entrant agrees: (a) to abide by these Official Rules and decisions of Sponsor, which shall be final and binding in all respects relating to this Sweepstakes; (b) to release, discharge and hold harmless Sponsor, Feeding America, and their respective parents (as applicable), affiliates, subsidiaries, distributors, and advertising and promotion agencies, and the respective officers, directors, shareholders, employees, agents and representatives of the forgoing (collectively, “Released Parties”) from any and all injuries, liability, losses and damages of any kind to persons, including death, or property resulting, in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from entrant’s participation in the Sweepstakes or any Sweepstakes-related activity or the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of the prize; and (c) to the use of his/her name, voice, performance, photograph, caption, entry, and/or likeness for programming, advertising, publicity and promotional purposes in any and all media, now or hereafter known, worldwide and on the Internet, and in perpetuity by Sponsor and its designees, without compensation (unless prohibited by law) or additional consents from entrant or any third party and without prior notice, approval or inspection, and to execute specific consent to such use. By participating, entrant also agrees not to release any publicity or other materials on their own or through someone else regarding their participation in the Sweepstakes without the prior consent of the Sponsor, which it may withhold in its sole discretion.
MISCELLANEOUS: Released Parties are not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, damaged, inaccurate, stolen, delayed, misdirected, undelivered, or garbled Entries, or for lost, interrupted or unavailable network, server, Internet Service Provider (ISP), website, or other connections, availability or accessibility or miscommunications or failed computer, satellite, telephone or cable transmissions, lines, or technical failure or jumbled, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected transmissions or computer hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties, or other errors or difficulties of any kind whether human, mechanical, electronic, computer, network, typographical, printing or otherwise relating to or in connection with the Sweepstakes, including, without limitation, errors or difficulties which may occur in connection with the administration of the Sweepstakes, the processing of Entries, the announcement of the prizes, donation, or in any Sweepstakes-related materials. Released Parties are also not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by site users, tampering, hacking, or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes. Released Parties are not responsible for injury or damage to any person's computer related to or resulting from participating in this Sweepstakes or downloading materials from or use of the website. Persons who tamper with or abuse any aspect of the Sweepstakes or website, who act in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner or who are in violation of these Official Rules, as solely determined by Sponsor, will be disqualified and all associated entries will be void. Should any portion of the Sweepstakes be, in Sponsor’s sole opinion, compromised for any reason, including virus, worms, bugs, non-authorized human intervention, epidemic, pandemic or other causes which, in the sole opinion of the Sponsor, corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play, or submission of Entries, Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to suspend, modify or terminate the Sweepstakes (or portion thereof) and, if terminated, at its discretion, select the potential winners from among all non-suspect, eligible Entries received prior to action taken. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE IN VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK ANY AND ALL REMEDIES AVAILABLE FROM ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW, INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION.
ARBITRATION: Except where prohibited by law, as a condition of participating in this Sweepstakes, participant agrees that (1) any and all disputes 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 final and binding arbitration under the rules of the American Arbitration Association and held at the AAA regional office nearest the participant; (2) the Federal Arbitration Act shall govern the interpretation, enforcement and all proceedings at such arbitration; and (3) judgment upon such arbitration award may be entered in any court having jurisdiction. Under no circumstances will participant be permitted to obtain awards for, and participant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental or consequential damages, or any other damages, including attorneys' fees, other than participant's actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e., costs associated with participating in this Sweepstakes), and participant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.
CHOICE OF LAW: All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of participant and Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the substantive laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, USA.
REQUEST FOR WINNER’S NAMES: For the names of the Grand Prize winners (available after April 30, 2021) send a self-addressed, stamped, envelope by May 14, 2021, to: Entenmann’s Mini Acts of Kindness 5K Giveaway-Winners, P.O. Box 295, Gainesville, VA 20156.
SPONSOR: Bimbo Bakeries USA, Inc., 255 Business Center Drive, Horsham, PA 19044.