Mini Cooper Raffle

Proceeds from raffles sales on the day of the event will go to new scholarships to be awarded by the NWC.

Car Raffle Terms and Conditions

This raffle is conducted by Norwell Summer Fest in Partnership with the Norwell Women’s Club, a 501(c)(3) corporation (hereinafter collectively referred to as “NSF/NWC”). This Mini Convertible raffle is being conducted in the accordance with the laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and is licensed by the Town of Norwell. The rules contained herein govern the raffle and, by purchasing a raffle ticket, you agree to be bound by these Rules.

The drawing will be around 6pm at Norwell Summer Fest on June 17, 2017. The winner will receive a loan of and right to use a Mini Convertible for a two-week period of the winner’s choice which has an estimated value of $1700. The winner will be determined by random drawing. The winning ticket will be drawn by a Representative from South Shore BMW & Mini.

The winner does not need to present at time of drawing and will be notified by telephone or mail and will thereafter have 10 days to claim the prize.  Winner must be at least 21 years of age, possess a valid driver’s license and have proof of insurance. Prize winner is responsible for making arrangements with the dealership. All taxes, license fees, user fees, and all other fees and charges, if any, are the sole responsibility of the prize winner. NSF/NWC specifically disclaim all expressed or implied warranties, including without limitation warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose regarding the Mini Convertible vehicle.

The drawing may be postponed due to weather or any state of emergency declared by the state of Massachusetts or the President of the United States. In such event, a new date, place and time for the drawing will be determined by NSF/NWC, which will be communicated via social media.

Purchasers of raffle tickets must legibly write their full name, address and telephone number on each raffle ticket. If more than one name is stated on a raffle ticket, the first listed name shall be the Entrant. NSF/NWC shall, will and can have no obligation for payment or delivery of any prize to any person other than the entrant. It is the sole responsibility of the entrant to allocate any such prize among the participants in any multiple party entry.

Safekeeping of Raffle Ticket stub is purchaser’s sole responsibility. Any attempted transfer, purchase, sale or auction of Raffle Ticket constitutes fraud by attempted seller and attempted buyer of Raffle Ticket and renders Raffle Ticket void. Raffle Tickets obtained from unauthorized sources are void. Raffle Ticket stub is void and will not be accepted if NSF/NWC determines in its sole discretion that stub has been tampered with, altered, counterfeited, forged or is otherwise irregular or invalid nor is NSF/NWC responsible for stubs that are lost, damaged, destroyed, stolen, incomplete or illegible; and, in all such cases, such stubs are void and NSF/NWC shall have no liability in conjunction with same. In such event or if NSF/NWC otherwise has reason to believe that someone has tampered with a Raffle Ticket (including stub) or the Raffle generally or otherwise attempted to defraud NSF/NWC in any way, NSF/NWC will disqualify such person and may otherwise seek to protect its rights via all available legal remedies, including possible criminal prosecution. NSF/NWC further reserves the right to confiscate and retain any Raffle Tickets suspected of being invalid.

Prize is not transferable and cannot be traded in for cash. There is no cash option.  The prize may be considered ordinary income by the Internal Revenue Service, no part of a raffle ticket purchase is considered a charitable contribution by the IRS; and depositing the ticket or other material in connection with the raffle in the mail is a violation of federal law and may lead to criminal penalties.

Any and all disputes, claims and controversies concerning this raffle shall be submitted to and resolved by binding arbitration, to be conducted under the commercial arbitration rules of the American Arbitration Association and the Uniform Arbitration Act. The decision of the arbitrator will be final and binding on all parties. NSF/NWC disclaims any liability for typographical, printing, production or other errors with Raffle Tickets, with the understanding that NSF/NWC’s sole liability for a defective or irregular Raffle Ticket is replacement with another ticket (provided supplies last) or the refund of the purchase price of such Raffle Ticket.  The raffle ticket purchaser hereby releases NSF/NWC from any and all liability associated with this raffle and the prize and agrees to the fullest extent permitted by law, to indemnify and hold NSF/NWC harmless from any and all claims arising out of this raffle.