Official Contest Rules
No purchase or payment is necessary to enter this Contest which is void where prohibited by law. The sponsor of the Contest is the Philadelphia Federation of Teachers Local 3 (“PFT”), 1816 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103. Contest limited to participation by PFT Members (“contestants”) only. Making a monetary or other payment is not permitted and will not improve your chances of winning. Prizes will be awarded to contestants based on point totals, and winners will be chosen based on points earned in the Contest as described herein. Points will be awarded for participation in official PFT sponsored activities as follows: five (5) points for participating in a day oWednesday or Saturday PFT canvass, four (4) points for participating in an in person PFT phone bank, and one (1) point for every twenty-five (25) calls attempted on the PFT virtual phone bank. The top 15 point-earners will earn the following prizes:
Top point getter: $150 value gift card
2nd and 3rd most points: $100 value gift card
4th and 5th most points: $75 value gift card
6th through 10th most points: $50 value gift card
11th through 15th most points: $20 value gift card
In the case of a tie, contestants in the tie will be awarded the higher value gift card, and the next lower value prize will be eliminated. For example and for illustrative purposes only, if there is a two-way tie for 3rd place, both contestants will receive a $100 gift card, and the 4th place gift card will be eliminated. The handling of ties will be in the sole discretion of PFT. In addition, four (4) contestants, who have participated in any one of the above listed activities, will be chosen at random for a $25 gift card. The gift cards will be for one or more retailers selected in the sole discretion of PFT, however, each winning contestant may be given the opportunity to choose from among the retailers selected, should PFT select more than one.
Contest will begin on September 22, 2018 and end when the polls close on November 6, 2018. Prizes will be awarded on or about November 8, 2018. Odds of winning are dependent upon number of contestants that participate in PFT sponsored activities and the number of times they so participate. No substitutions or cash alternatives will be offered as a substitute for the prize stated herein. Taxes, if any, are the sole responsibility of the winners. By participating, contestants release and agree to hold harmless AFT, and any of its directors, officers, employees and agents from any liability whatsoever for any claims, costs, injuries, losses, or damages of any kind arising out of or in connection with the contest or acceptance, possession, or any use of any prize. No warranties, express or implied, are created by entry except the award of prize to winners a described herein. PFT is not responsible for events outside of its control which may affect contestant participation. PFT has the right to terminate, cancel or modify the contest at any time.