Rules

2018 $5,000 Landscape Renovation Contest Rules

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NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. ALL STATE, FEDERAL, LOCAL, AND MUNICIPAL LAWS AND REGULATIONS APPLY.

1. ELEGIBILITY
$5,000 Landscape Renovation Contest is open to the students of the following Catholic Parishes: St. Christina, St. Cajetan, St. Linus, St. Barnabas, Christ the King, St. Germaine, Queen of Martyrs, Most Holy Redeemer, St. John Fisher, St. Catherine. Employees of William Quinn & Sons are not eligible. Contest is limited to The preceding Parishes’ Grammar School and Church Property .

2. SPONSOR
The Contest is sponsored by William Quinn & Sons, Inc. Landscape Contractors located at 3860 W. 127th St. in Alsip, IL 60803.

3. AGREEMENT TO OFFICIAL RULES
Participation in the $5,000 Renovation Contest constitutes entrants full and unconditional agreement to and acceptance of these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which are final and binding. Winning the Contest is contingent upon being compliant with these Official Rules and fulfilling all other requirements set forth herein.

4. CONTEST PERIOD
The Contest begins on March 6, 2018 at 12:00AM Central Standard Time and officially ends on May 15, 2018. All entries submitted before (Monday) March 5, 2018 at 12:00AM Central Standard Time or after (Friday) April 20, 2018 (henceforth known as The Entry Phase) will be disqualified. Submissions to the Contest will be accepted for the duration of The Entry Phase of the Contest (March 5 – April 20) using any of the following methods: Website Submission, Hand Delivery to our Office, Hand Delivery to School or Parish Office.

5. HOW TO ENTER
To enter one must produce a drawing, edited picture, writing, poem, video, anything that comes to their imagination answering the questions “What my school and parish mean to me,” “What the school could look like with a Landscape Makeover,” or “Why choose my school or church?”. Both group and single entries will be allowed. There is no maximum entry amount per parish.

All entries submitted via our website must be accompanied by Entrant’s Last Name, Entrant’s School/Parish. Only the School/Parish’s Name will be publicly available on our website. Entries submitted to the School or Parish office do not require the Entrant’s Last Name.

6. HOW TO WIN
Judging Round will take place after The Entry Phase but before May 15, 2018 to allow for the verification, sorting, and assembly of all entries for the ten (10) Parishes. Top entries will be judged based on the following criteria:

  • Creativity of submission
  • Uniqueness of submission
  • How compelling is the argument “What my school and parish mean to me”
  • What could the school/church look like with a Landscape Makeover
  • How compelling is the argument “Why choose my school or church?”

Judges will rate entries based on the criteria listed above on a scale of one (1) to five (5). The Parish with the highest score at the end of the Judging Round will be declared the winner. Judges will be comprised of outside individuals not associated with William Quinn & Sons or the participating Parishes. No employees, or immediate family members of employees, will comprise the panel of Judges.

Final winner and judges’ marks will be announced on or around May 15, 2018.

7. WINNER NOTIFICATION
The winning Parish will be notified by our website, email, or phone. If the potential winner cannot be contacted, the potential winner forfeits prize. The Sponsor reserves the right to award the prize to the next highest (first runner up) in its full amount. The prize will be fulfilled approximately 8-10 weeks after the completion of the contest.

8. PRIZES
The Contest Winner will receive a Landscape Makeover for their Parish’s Property (School and/or Church). The value of the Grand Prize is “up to” $5,000. Grand Prize holds no cash value and cannot be traded or redeemed for cash. No exceptions and the prize is non-transferrable. Sponsor will not award alternate prize. Sponsor cannot guarantee final outcome of makeover. All expenses not specified herein are the responsibility of the Contest Winner. Landscape renovation will be at the sole discretion of William Quinn and Sons.

Unilock has donated up to 300 Square Feet (300 FT2) of classic pavers to the winner of our contest. The retail value of this is approximately $4,500, including installation costs. The placement of the pavers will be at the sole discretion of William Quinn & Sons and its designers with input from the winning Parish.

The winning Parish will not be eligible for re-entry for a minimum of two (2) consecutive years.

9. CONDITIONS OF ENTRY
Use of Parish’s name: Winning Parish must allow Sponsor to use photographs and/or videos of the School or Church in any future marketing conducted by the Sponsor including, but not limited to: newspaper articles, Sponsor’s website, e-mail marketing, or Newspaper/Magazine advertisements.

Release Sponsor of Liability: By entering, contestants agree to release William Quinn & Sons Inc from any claim, loss, liability, damage or injury of any kind arising from their participation in the contest or the receipt or use of the Grand Prize.

No Prize Substitutions: No substitute prizes are available.

10. INTERNET
Sponsor not responsible for network or computer malfunction, error, computer virus or damage caused to participant’s computer by access contest website. If for any reason, the internet-related portion of this contest is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, tampering, fraud, technical failure, or any other cause which corrupts or threatens the administration, security or integrity of the contest, William Quinn & Sons reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate or suspend the Contest or any portion of the Contest. In the event Sponsor terminates the contest prior to end date, Sponsor will post notice of its action on the Contest website and will pick a winner in a random drawing from the ten (10) Parishes. ANY ATTEMPT TO DAMAGE OR UNDERMINE THE FAIR AND LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS CONTEST WILL RESULT IN DISQUALIFICATION FROM THE CONTEST.

11. DISPUTES
Each entrant and parish agrees that any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of, or connected with the Contest or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action or other legal action. Sponsor holds the right to void eligibility of entrant or Parish for any reason.

12. COPY OF THE RULES
A copy of the rules can be obtained during the Contest period at William Quinn & Sons, 3860 W. 127th St. Alsip, IL or on our website, http://www.williamquinnandsons.com .

13. WINNER LIST
Winner will be posted on our website, http://www.williamquinnandsons.com and our Facebook Page, https://www.facebook.com/williamquinnandsons/ .