Dream Home Giveaway
 
 

OFFICIAL RULES

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN, NOR WILL A PURCHASE IMPROVE ONE’S CHANCES OF WINNING.


  1. Eligibility: Entrants must be legal US residents, as determined by Payne Family Homes and reside in the St. Louis, Missouri Designated Market Area (“DMA”). Void where prohibited and outside the St. Louis DMA. There is no age requirement to enter the Contest. Minimum age of 18 is required to win the Sweepstakes. Employees of Payne Family Homes, St. Jude, and of their affiliates, parents and subsidiaries, the Contest’s participating sponsors and their advertising agencies and members of the immediate families of such persons are not eligible to participate and win. The term “immediate family” includes spouses, siblings, parents, children, grandparents and grandchildren, and any other person residing at the same household whether or not related.  Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.

  2. Contest Period: The Contest entry period begins on Saturday, December 1, 2018 at 12:00AM CST and ends on Friday, December 21, 2018 at 11:59PM CST (the “Entry Period”). Sponsor reserves the right to shorten or extend the Contest Period due to events beyond its control or for reasons set forth herein.

  3. Contest Entry and Winner Selection: To enter the Contest, participants go to www.stjude.paynefamilyhomes.com/contestentry and then fill out the registration information including name, email address, and design idea. Participants can also enter by commenting on the Facebook post about the contest. Once completed, participants will be officially entered in the Contest, for the entire Contest Period. There is no limit to the number of times a participants may enter in the contest. Limit one idea per entry. Entrants acknowledge that (i) the Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by or associated with such social media platforms (such as Facebook) and (ii) information provided is being disclosed to Sponsor and not such social media platforms (such as Facebook). Anyone whose idea is built into the 2019 St. Jude Dream Home will receive a $50 Chick-Fil-A gift card and be entered to win a $5,000 cash prize – winner of $5,000 cash prize will be selected at random during a special 2019 St. Jude Dream Home event in July 2019 (exact date and time TBD). All entries become the property of Payne Family Homes and will not be returned. Incomplete entries will be disqualified. Potential winner may be required to show proof of identity. Sponsor reserves the right to use any and all information related to the Contest, including information on entrants obtained through the Contest, for marketing purposes or any other purpose, unless prohibited by law. Sponsor reserves the right to contact entrants and all other individuals whose email address is submitted as part of this promotion. Only one prize per person, household, or email address allowed.

  4. Prizes: Anyone whose contest idea is built into the 2019 St. Jude Dream Home will receive a $50 Chick-Fil-A gift card and be entered into $5,000 cash prize Sweepstakes. One (1) winner will receive a $5,000 cash prize which will be selected at random during a special 2019 St. Jude Dream Home event in July 2019 (exact date/time is TBD).

  5. Winner Notifications: Contest winners and Sweepstakes winner will be notified via an email sent to the email address provided on the winner’s official entry, after Noon CST on the day their name is drawn. Winners must have a valid email address where they can be notified, or Sponsor reserves the right to award the prize to another winner. Winners’ names may also be announced on Payne Family Homes social media. If a winner is unreachable after seven (7) days, or if that winner is unavailable for prize fulfillment, Sponsor reserves the right to award prize to another winner by randomly selecting another entrant from the remaining pool of eligible entries. All results are official until winners are verified.

  6. Prize Acceptance/Restrictions: Only one (1) winner per household.  All winners are subject to verification by Payne Family Homes of the winner’s name and address. In order to claim his or her prize, each winner must appear in person at Payne Family Homes 10407 Baur Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63132. Winners will be required to sign an Affidavit of Eligibility/Release of Liability and Publicity. Failure to do so will disqualify the winner. There is no age requirement to win the gift card Contest prize. Minimum age of 18 is required to win the $5000 Sweepstakes prize. If a winner is disqualified, Sponsor reserves the right to determine an alternate winner or to not award that winner’s prize at all.  Prizes cannot be redeemed for cash or substituted for any other items by any winner. Prizes are non-assignable and non-transferrable. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a comparable prize of like or greater value, including cash, for any prize, for any reason. All costs and expenses except as explicitly set forth herein are the responsibility solely of the winner.

  7. Publicity Release: By participating in the Contest, each entrant acknowledges that his/her entry in the Contest constitutes that entrant’s consent to use, publish, reproduce and for all purposes, including publicity, promotion and advertising, in any media (including without limitation, the Internet, television or offline promotions), each winner’s name, voice, likeness, photograph, opinions, and/or hometown and state, and any portion thereof, each extending throughout the universe and in perpetuity without further compensation, credit or right of review or approval, except where prohibited by law.

  8. Email and Delivery Disclaimer: Sponsor disclaims all liability for the inability of a participant to complete or continue an email due to equipment malfunction, acts beyond Sponsor’s control, or otherwise, if applicable to this particular Contest. Sponsor disclaims all liability for any delays, misdelivery, loss, or failure in the delivery of any item sent by mail, courier, express, electronic transmission, or other delivery method. Sponsor is not responsible for mechanical, technical, computer, hardware or software errors, malfunctions, or failures of any kind, including but not limited to failed, incomplete, or delayed transmission of entries, traffic congestion, viruses, sabotage, satellite failures, electrical outages on the Internet, at any website, or application or lost or unavailable network connections or natural disasters or acts of God or man, which may limit an entrant’s ability to participate in the Contest or Sweepstakes, and any injury or damage to entrant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participating in or downloading any information necessary to participate in the Contest or Sweepstakes. Sponsor reserves the right to cancel the Contest or Sweepstakes if it becomes technically corrupted.


ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO DELIBERATELY CIRCUMVENT, DISRUPT, OR DAMAGE ORDINARY AND NORMAL OPERATION OF THIS CONTEST OR SWEEPSTAKES, TELEPHONE SYSTEMS OR WEBSITE, OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE CONTEST OR SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAW.  SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW AND TO DISQUALIFY ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL FROM PARTICIPATION IN THE CONTEST OR SWEEPSTAKES OR ANY OTHER CONTEST OR SWEEPSTAKES.


  1. Taxes: Any valuation of the prize(s) stated above is based on available information provided to Payne Family Homes, and the value of any prize awarded to a winner may be reported for tax purposes as required by law.  All taxes, including federal, state, and local taxes, are the sole responsibility of the winner. Any person winning over $600.00 in total prizes will receive a 1099 form from Sponsor at the end of the calendar year and a copy of such form should be filed with the IRS.  Each winner must provide Sponsor with valid identification, and a valid taxpayer identification number or Social Security number for total prizes valued at $600.00 or more, before any prize will be awarded.

  2. Conditions: Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual implicated in any of the following actions, if for any reason:  (a) infection by computer virus, bugs, interruption in wireless service, tampering, unauthorized intervention, actions by entrants, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which, in Sponsor’s sole opinion, corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Contest or Sweepstakes, (b) the Contest or Sweepstakes or any website associated therewith (or any portion thereof) becomes corrupted or does not allow the proper processing of entries per these Rules, or (c) the Contest or Sweepstakes is otherwise not capable of running as planned.  By entering, entrants represent that they are eligible and agree to be bound by and comply with the Rules and the decisions of any judges. Any entrant who attempts to tamper with this Contest or Sweepstakes in any way or use fraudulent means to participate in and/or win the Contest or Sweepstakes shall be disqualified. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any entrant at any time, for any reason, including, without limitation, language, activities or behavior deemed inappropriate. Sponsor and their advertising and promotion agencies are not responsible for cancellations, postponements, or delays.  Other than the prizes received by the winner, no entrant shall be entitled to receive any wages, benefits, fees or other compensation whatsoever as a result of participating in the Contest or Sweepstakes. Sponsor shall have the sole discretion to administer the Contest or Sweepstakes and interpret and apply these Official Rules. This Sweepstakes is not intended for gambling. If Sponsor determines that an entrant is using the Sweepstakes for gambling purposes, such entrant may be disqualified and reported to the authorities.

  3. Indemnification/Hold Harmless: By participating, entrants agree: (a) to the Official Rules and decisions of Sponsor, which shall be final in all respects; (b) to release, discharge, and hold harmless Payne Family Homes, Facebook and their respective affiliates, parents, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, officers, directors, employees, representatives, and agents (the “Released Parties”) from all liability, injuries, losses or damages of any kind to persons, including but not limited to death, invasion of privacy (under appropriation, intrusion, public disclosure of private facts, false light in the public eye or other legal theory), defamation, slander, libel, violation of right of publicity, infringement of trademark, copyright, or other intellectual property rights, or property damage resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from the acceptance, possession, misuse or use of a prize, (including any travel or activity related thereto), or from participation in and/or entry into or creation of an entry for the Contest or Sweepstakes and/or the broadcast or exploitation or use of entry or any other Contest or Sweepstakes-related activity; and (c) that the Released Parties have neither made nor are in any manner responsible or liable for any warranty, representation or guaranty, expressed or implied, in fact or in law, relating to any prize. In consideration for his or her participation in the Contest or Sweepstakes, each entrant agrees to hold harmless and indemnify the Released Parties from any and all claims, demands and/or causes of action of any nature or kind whatsoever, whether presently known or unknown, foreseen or unforeseen, that arise out of the entrant’s participation in the Contest or Sweepstakes, including attorneys’ fees.

  4. Limitation of Liability: The Released Parties are not responsible or liable for (i) any incorrect or inaccurate entry information or other errors in the printing, offering or administration of the Contest or Sweepstakes or in the announcement of the prize(s), (i) any error, omission, interruption, defect or delay in operation or transmission at any website, or wireless calling service, interrupted or unavailable network, server or other conditions, (iii) failure of any entry to be received by Sponsor due to technical problems, human error, or wireless services, (iv) damage to any computer (software or hardware) resulting from participation in the Contest or Sweepstakes, or damage to mobile phone or other PDA device, (v) theft or destruction of, tampering with, unauthorized access to, or alteration of entries and/or entry information, or (vi) entries which are late, lost, stolen, damaged, illegible, and/or unintelligible (or any combination thereof), or (vii) any change of email address, mailing address, telephone number and/or any other contact information provided by entrant. Any expenses incurred by the entrant during the application process, including but not limited to postage are the sole responsibility of each entrant and the Sponsor will not issue reimbursement for any expenses.


UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL THE RELEASED PARTIES BE LIABLE FOR INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, ATTORNEYS’ FEES, OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES.


  1. Choice of Law/Forum: Missouri law shall govern this Contest or Sweepstakes, without regard Missouri’s choice of law rules.  The courts of Missouri shall be the exclusive forum for any dispute regarding any Rule or activity associated with the Contest or Sweepstakes.

  2. Official Rules: To request a copy of the Rules, send a self-addressed stamped envelope to Payne Family Homes’ St. Jude Dream Home Design Contest Rules, Payne Family Homes, 10407 Baur Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63132, by December 21, 2018.  Digital copies of these Rules are also available online at https://www.stjude.paynefamilyhomes.com/contestentry.

  3. Compliance with Law: The conduct of the Contest or Sweepstakes is governed by the applicable laws of the United States of America, which take precedence over any rule to the contrary herein.