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KBCS XBox One Sweepstakes Rules

Official Contest Rules


No contribution or purchase is required to enter or win. A contribution or purchase will not increase your chances of winning. Limit one (1) entry per person.

This contest is open to all adults, 18 and over who are residents in the state of Washington. Employees and volunteers of KBCS; employees of the state of Washington, Bellevue College, and their respective household or immediate family members, are not eligible to enter. Compliance with the eligibility requirements will be determined solely by KBCS. All Federal, State and local laws and regulations apply. Void wherever prohibited or restricted by law.


Limit of one (1) entry per person. Entrants must provide a valid telephone number and/or email address. Persons who contribute online at, or by calling 425-564-5000 during the entry period announced on-air, will be automatically entered into the drawing for this contest. Donations must be received between 12:00 a.m. -11:59 p.m. PDT Tuesday, May 6, 2014. All times are in Pacific Daylight Time. To enter without making a contribution, send a postcard with the entrant’s name, valid mailing address, telephone number and email address. The entry must be postmarked no earlier than April 24, 2014 and no later than May 6, 2014. Post cards must be mailed to: KBCS/XBox One Contest; 3000 Landerholm Circle SE, Bellevue WA 98007. Post cards received that do not adhere to these requirements will be disqualified.

KBCS is not responsible for lost, late, delayed or illegible entries or requests for entries. KBCS assumes no responsibility for computer system, hardware, software or program malfunctions or other errors, failures, damages, delayed computer transactions or network connections, whether human, technical or otherwise in nature, in conjunction with this contest, participation or in connection with any prize acceptance. KBCS, at its sole discretion, reserves the right to disqualify compromised entries. Entrants agree KBCS has the sole right to decide all matters and disputes arising from this contest and that its decision is final and binding.
Determination and Awarding of Prizes

KBCS will select a grand prize winner Thursday, May 9, 2014. The winning entry and three (3) back up names will be randomly drawn from all eligible entries.

The Winner will be notified by telephone and/or email. Any prize not timely accepted by the winner will, in KBCS’s sole discretion, be awarded to an alternate winner. If a prize is undeliverable, that prize will be awarded to an alternate winner.

The prize is guaranteed to be awarded except if forfeited by a prize winner or in the event that KBCS ceases operation. In such circumstances KBCS assumes no responsibility (monetary or otherwise) to fulfill the prize. Prizes are not redeemable for cash, exchangeable, or transferable. All taxes on prizes are the responsibility of the winners.

PRIZES: One (1) prize winner will receive an XBox One gaming system

To obtain the Prize, the winning entrant must provide proof of the correctness of entrant’s information on the entry form and compliance with the terms and conditions contained in the Official Rules by signing an Affidavit of Eligibility, release of publicity and release of liability and return the executed documents to KBCS.

Odds of Winning

Odds of winning are determined by the total number of entries received and cannot be projected.

Release and Indemnification

Entry constitutes permission for KBCS (except where prohibited by law) to use winners’ names, hometowns and likenesses for publicity purposes without compensation. By entering, all entrants agree to be bound by the contest rules and further agree to release, indemnify and hold harmless KBCS, its licensee, affiliates, successors and funders, and their respective directors, officers and employees from and against all actions, causes of actions and liability, including attorney’s fees and costs, arising out of or relating to participation in the contest and receipt and use or misuse of the prize awarded.