“The Sprouted Life Fresh Start Giveaway with Silver Hills Bakery” (the “Contest”) is sponsored by Vibrant Health Products, Inc. PO Box 2250, Abbotsford, BC, V2T 4X2, Canada (the “Sponsor”). This Contest is governed by these Official Rules, which are available online at www.silverhillsbakery.ca/contest. Entering the Contest constitutes any entrant’s full and unconditional acceptance of these Official Rules. This Contest is void where prohibited by law.
NOTE: Although the Contest may be communicated, promoted, or administered by means of a third party social media or social networking service or site such as those operated by Facebook, Inc. and Instagram, LLC (each a “Third Party Service Provider”), the Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, any Third Party Service Provider, and any questions, comments or complaints regarding the Contest should be directed to the Sponsor and not to any Third Party Service Provider.
CONTEST PERIOD: The Contest entry period begins at 12 a.m. PT on November 20th, 2023 and ends on December 20th, 2023 at 11:59 p.m. PT (the “Contest Period”).
ELIGIBILITY: The Contest is open to residents of Canada (excluding residents of the province of Québec) and the United States who have reached the age of majority in their province, state or territory of residence at the time of entry. Employees, directors, officers, representatives, mandataries or contractors of the Sponsor and immediate family members of, and any persons domiciled with, any such persons, are not eligible to enter the Contest. The Sponsor reserves the right to require any entrant to provide proof of identity, age and eligibility to enter the Contest, and to disqualify any entrant where such identity, age and eligibility cannot be verified.
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER THE CONTEST OR WIN THE PRIZE. A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE THE CHANCES OF WINNING. All entries have an equal chance of wining the Prize.
CONTEST ENTRY INSTRUCTIONS:
1. How to Enter.
Via Contest Landing Page: Follow the giveaway prompt to sign up for the Silver Hills Bakery Newsletter on the Silver Hills Bakery “The Sprouted Life Fresh Start” Landing Page (“Landing Page”) during the sweepstakes period, located at https://silverhillsbakery.shortstack.page/QvMtd6. Once you have signed up for the Silver Hills Bakery Newsletter, you will receive an entry into the contest. There will be 5 additional options for bonus entries into the Contest, these options must be clicked via the buttons provided on the Landing Page.
2. Bonus Entries
Via Instagram: Follow the giveaway prompt on the Landing Page during the sweepstakes period, which will direct you to located at https://www.instagram.com/silverhillsbakery/ (@SilverHillsBakery) (“SHB Instagram”), and require the contestant to follow the SHB Instagram Page. If you do not have the Instagram app, you may download it through the application store on your device. The Instagram app is free.
Via Facebook Post: Follow the giveaway prompt on the Landing Page during the sweepstakes period, which will direct you to https://www.facebook.com/SilverHillsBakery/ (@SilverHillsBakery) (“SHB Facebook”), and require the contestant to like the SHB Facebook Page. If you do not have the Facebook app, you may download it through the application store on your device. The Facebook app is free.
Via Pinterest Post: Follow the giveaway prompt on the Landing Page during the sweepstakes period, which will direct you to https://www.pinterest.ca/silverhillsbakery_/ (@SilverHillsBakery_) (“SHB Pinterest”), and require the contestant to follow the SHB Pinterest Page. If you do not have the Pinterest app, you may download it through the application store on your device. The Pinterest app is free.
Via Silver Hills Bakery Website: Follow the giveaway prompt on the Landing Page during the sweepstakes period, which will direct you to https://silverhillsbakery.ca/blog/ and/or https://silverhillsbakery.ca/products/ one visit via the landing page is one bonus entry. The contestant is not required to further interact with the Silver Hills Bakery website following the giveaway prompt.
Multiple entrants are permitted to share the same email address, Instagram or Facebook accounts. In the event of a dispute as to the entrant of any entry, the Authorized Account Holder of the email address used to register for that Account will be deemed to be the entrant and he/she must comply with the Official Rules. The “Authorized Account Holder” is the natural person assigned an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider, or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted address. Each entrant may be required to show proof of being the Authorized Account Holder.
SELECTION OF CONTEST WINNER/ODDS: 1 potential winner will be chosen by 1 random draw through the SHB Shortstack account, and the draw will take place 7 days after the end of the Contest Period. The odds of winning will depend on the number of eligible entries received for the Contest. Upon selection of the potential winner, the Sponsor will send a message via email address provided by the potential winner in the Official Entry Form email address provided by the potential winner in the Official Entry Form, and the potential winner will have 48 hours to respond. If no response is received within 48 hours, such potential winner will be disqualified and he/she forfeits any eligibility for a prize. Another potential winner will then be chosen in accordance with these Official Rules. The Sponsor is not responsible for Prize fulfillment nor for any technical failures relating to the Contest.
Prior to confirming a potential winner, the Sponsor in its sole discretion may verify the winning entry and the potential winner’s eligibility. The Sponsor will only contact the potential winner via email address provided by the potential winner in the Official Entry Form.
Before being declared the winner (the “Winner”), the potential winner must first correctly answer a mathematical skill-testing question, without assistance of any kind, whether mechanical or otherwise. If the potential winner incorrectly answers the skill-testing question, the potential winner will be disqualified and forfeits any eligibility for the Prize. The Sponsor may elect to select another potential winner in accordance with these Official Rules if any potential winner is disqualified.
PRIZE: One (1) $250 CAD Lululemon e-Gift Card, one (1) $250 CAD Running Room Virtual Gift Card, one (1) $200 CAD Visa Gift Card, and 52 FREE Silver Hills Sprouted Bakery products. If the Winner is a USA resident, instead of a CAD dollar denominated Lululemon, Running Room, and Visa gift cards, the Sponsor shall provide the Winner with an Lululemon, Running Room, and Visa gift cards denominated in USD dollars equal to the equivalent of CAD $250 (Lululemon), CAD $250 (Running Room), and CAD $200 (Visa) calculated using the Bank of Canada daily exchange rate on the business day immediately following the end of the Contest Period.
The Prize will not be replaced if lost or stolen. The Prize is not assignable, transferable, or redeemable for cash. Except as otherwise permitted under these Official Rules, no substitutions allowed; however, the Sponsor reserves the right to substitute any portion of the Prize with another item of equal or greater value for any reason whatsoever. The Prize is provided without any warranty of any kind. The Sponsor will sent the Prize directly to the Winner.
For U.S. residents only: All federal, state and local taxes on the value of the Prize and other charges, if any, are the responsibility of the Winner. All other expenses of the Winner not specifically mentioned herein are not included as part of the Prize and are solely the Winner’s responsibility. The Winner must complete and provide to the Sponsor any tax forms or other information requested by the Sponsor in connection with any tax filing obligations.
Images included in the giveaway post may not depict the exact Prize, and are for illustrative purposes only.
PUBLICITY: As a condition of entry into the Contest, except where prohibited by law, the Winner, by accepting the Prize, grants to the Sponsor and its affiliates, legal representatives, assigns and licensees, the permission and right to publicize, broadcast, display, and/or otherwise use the Winner’s first name and last name initial, city, province, biographical material, likeness, or other personal information in any media, known now or hereafter, throughout the world in perpetuity for advertising and publicity purposes, without additional review, compensation, permission, or approval of the winner, except where prohibited by law.
ALTERNATIVE MEANS OF ENTRY: A person may also enter the Contest by mailing a standard-size postcard with the person’s name and email address to: Silver Hills Bakery, Marketing Department, PO Box 2250, Abbotsford, BC, V2T 4X2. Postcard entries must be received during the Contest Period to be included in the random drawing, and no more than one entry per person may be submitted during the Contest Period.
GENERAL RULES: By entering in the Contest, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules, and by the decisions of the Sponsor, which are final and binding in all respects. The Sponsor is not responsible for: (1) any incorrect or inaccurate information or technical failures of any kind; (2) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Contest; or (3) any other computer, network, technical, human, or other error, problem, or malfunction that may occur in connection with the administration of the Contest, the processing of entries, or the selection or notification of winners. Further, if, for any reason, the Contest is not capable of running as planned for reasons outside the control of the Sponsor, which, in the sole opinion of the Sponsor, may corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of the Contest (or portion thereof), the Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend the Contest (or portion thereof).
DISQUALIFICATION: The Sponsor also reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify the entry of any individual found to be (a) ineligible to enter the Contest, (b) tampering or attempting to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Contest or any website operated by the Sponsor or any Third Party Service Provider (including, without limitation, the Silver Hills Bakery Facebook page); (c) using any robotic, macro, automatic, programmed, or like entry methods, which will void all such entries; (d) violating these Official Rules or the terms of service, conditions of use, and/or general rules of the Sponsor or any Third Party Service; or (e) acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten, or harass any other person. The Sponsor is not responsible for claims, injuries, losses, or damages of any kind resulting, in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from the awarding, delivery, acceptance, use, misuse, possession, loss, or misdirection of the Prize; participation in the Contest or in any activity or travel related thereto or from any interaction with, or downloading of, computer Contest information. CAUTION AND WARNING: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE SPONSOR’S WEBPAGE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF ANY CONTEST IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS. SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES OR OTHER REMEDIES TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
RELEASE AND LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY: Except where prohibited by applicable law, by participating in the Contest, each entrant agrees to release and hold harmless the Sponsor, any Third Party Service and their respective related companies, parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, and their respective agents and agencies, promotional partners, prize providers and partners, and their respective officers, directors, employees and agents (collectively, the “Released Parties“) from and against any claim or cause of action arising out of participation in the Contest or use of the prizes, including, but not limited to: (a) unauthorized human intervention in the Contest; (b) technical errors related to computers, servers, providers, or telephone or network lines; (c) printing errors; (d) errors in the administration of the Contest or the processing of entries; (e) late, lost, stolen, illegible, inaccurate, delayed, misdirected or undeliverable entries, posts, mail or emails; or (f) injury or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrant’s participation in the Contest. Each entrant further agrees that in any cause of action, the Released Parties’ liability will be limited to the cost of entering and participating in the Contest and in no event shall the Released Parties be liable for attorney’s fees. Each entrant hereby waives the right to claim any damages whatsoever, including, but not limited to, punitive, consequential, direct, or indirect damages.
PARTICIPANT OBLIGATIONS: By participating in the Contest, each entrant agrees to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor. Before accepting the Prize, a potential winner agrees to execute and return a legal declaration and release (the “Release”) that, among other things, (i) confirms the potential winner’s eligibility for the Contest and compliance with these Official Rules; (ii) acknowledges acceptance of the Prize as offered; (iii) releases the Releasees from any and all liability for any loss, harm, damages, cost or expense arising out of or resulting from, in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from the entrant’s participation in the Contest, participation in any Contest related activity or the acceptance, use or misuse of any prize, including but not limited to costs, injuries, losses related to personal injuries, death, damage to, loss or destruction of property, rights of publicity or privacy, defamation, or portrayal in a false light, or from any and all claims arising from the Contest.
GOVERNING LAW: All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of entrants and the Sponsor in connection with the Contest, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of British Columbia and federal laws of Canada applicable therein, without giving effect to any conflict of law rules. Each entrant agrees that any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, the Contest or the Prize shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate court in British Columbia.
RULES/WINNER’S LIST REQUESTS: To obtain a copy of these Official Rules or for notification of the winner, send a self-addressed stamped envelope before December 20, 2023 to: Silver Hills Bakery, Marketing Department, PO Box 2250, Abbotsford, BC, V2T 4X2.
QUESTIONS: Please email [email protected] with any questions.