We are not currently having a raffle but check back for updates.
When we do these are the rules.
OFFICIAL RULES AND CONDITIONS
GRAND PRIZE: Mt. Shasta Community Fireworks does not undertake to give advice on the legal or tax consequences of the raffle, or its winner. However, it understands that the IRS position is that amounts paid for chances in raffles, lotteries or similar drawings for valuable prizes are not gifts, and consequently do not qualify as deductible charitable contributions.
Mt. Shasta Community Fireworks assumes no responsibility for a prizewinner’s tax obligations and suggests you consult your tax adviser. Form W-2G will be filed with the Internal Revenue Service to report the value of the prize won. The winner will also receive a copy of this form. This offer is void where prohibited by law and all federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.
The Grand Prize winner is strongly advised to seek professional legal tax advice. Award of the Grand Prize could have material adverse consequences on the Grand Prize winner including without limitation, with respect to taxes, income, government entitlements or other benefits, or other legal, financial or other matters.
This is drawing of every one that participates in the 10 X 10 campaign. By participating in this drawing, all participants agree (1) to be bound by all the rules, limitations and restrictions set forth here, and (2) that their names and/or likenesses may be disclosed to and used by the news media and may otherwise be used by Mt. Shasta Community Fireworks, for publicity purposes and naming of the prize winner to be published in area newspapers or other media including television, radio, web and print. The prize winner will be published on the Mt. Shasta Community Fireworks event website. Mt. Shasta Community Fireworks interpretation and application of the rules and regulations shall be final. Mt Shasta Community Fireworks reserves the right to modify these rules as it deems necessary.
By participating in this drawing, each participant releases Mt. Shasta Community Fireworks and each of their respective directors, officers, employees and agents from any and all liability for injuries, losses or damages of any kind caused by any prize or resulting from acceptance, possession, use or misuse of any prize, and each winner agrees to indemnify and hold Mt. Shasta Community Fireworks and each of their respective directors, officers, employees and agents harmless from any and all losses, damages, costs, expenses, rights, claims and actions of any kind arising in connection with or as a result of the winner’s acceptance or use of any prize.
ELIGIBILITY: Drawing participants must be at least 18 years of age at the time of donation. Members of the Board of Directors, officers or employees of Mt. Shasta Community Fireworks, or persons related by blood or marriage living in the same household are not eligible to win the prize. Prizewinner may be required to sign an affidavit of eligibility. Offer void where prohibited by law. Prize winner must also the meet the eligibility requirements of Silverthorn Resort for house boat rentals to redeem the prize.
REFUNDS: All donations are final. No other refunds are available. Mt. Shasta Community Fireworks assumes no responsibility for lost, late, misdirected or non-delivered email or fax messages, or any other failure to receive orders or deliver receipts prior to the drawing deadlines. A raffle participant’s sole and exclusive remedy for Mt. Shasta Community Fireworks breach shall be limited to the return of the purchase price paid for his or her drawing ticket(s). In no event shall Mt. Shasta Community Fireworks, or their respective directors, officers, employees, members, committee members, agents, contractors, advisers, or representatives be liable to any party for any loss or injuries to earnings, profits or goodwill, or for any incidental, special, punitive or consequential damages of any person or entity.
TICKETS: Tickets will be entered for each participant that makes a $10 donation and forwards the email to 10 other people. A ticket for each $10 increment will be entered separately in the drawing. Each raffle ticket is a separate and equal chance to win.
TICKET AND PAYMENT VERIFICATION: Mt. Shasta Community Fireworks reserves the right to reject any ticket request form that is submitted with payment that does not constitute “good funds”. All defective or physically altered request forms are subject to disqualification at the discretion of Mt. Shasta Community Fireworks. Prior to the Grand Prize drawing, Mt. Shasta Community Fireworks will make a reasonable effort to notify any individual who submits such an entry form, or one which has been rejected by PayPal or check did not clear, that the entry has been rejected. All requests for tickets for the drawing must be received and/or purchased by the indicated deadline.
Grand Prize Winner: Winner notification will be made by telephone, mail and posted on the web page. The winner will need to provide proper identification to the satisfaction of Mt. Shasta Community Fireworks. A representative of Mt. Shasta Community Fireworks will assist in coordinating all the details with the winner regarding the prize receipt. Winner agrees to the use of his/her name, photograph or videotape likeness and statements for publicity purposes by Mt. Shasta Community Fireworks and agrees to sign a publicity release without any further compensation.