Rewards Acknowledgement & Waiver

Acknowledgement & Waiver

Details Regarding Rewards

Rewards must be accepted as provided and may not be sold or transferred, and are not convertible to cash. WVC reserves the right to provide a substitute for, or alter the nature of any Reward, in whole or in part, in the event that all or any component of such Reward is unavailable. Rewards will be sent out after 30 Hour Famine 2014 closing date of August 23, 2014 but no later than September 30, 2014.  Reward program rules are subject to change at any time.

World Vision Canada is not responsible for lost/unredeemed e-card codes or incorrect/changed email addresses. Users must have an email address to redeem their e-card. Only verified donations paid online will count towards a participant’s amount raised. Rewards will only be given to individual participants, not groups.

Content, Ownership & License

A Famine Rewards participant, warrants and agrees that no materials of any kind submitted or presented through this Rewards Program or otherwise posted, transmitted, or shared by him/her on or through Rewards Program will violate or infringe upon the rights of any third party, including copyright, trademark, privacy, publicity or other personal or proprietary rights; or contain libelous, defamatory or otherwise unlawful material.

In addition, each Famine Rewards Participant agrees not to upload, post, transmit, share, store, use  or otherwise make available any content that we deem to be harmful, threatening, unlawful, defamatory, infringing, abusive, inflammatory, harassing, violent, vulgar, obscene, fraudulent, contrary to WVC’s Child Protection Standards, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, hateful, or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable.

In connection with content generated as a result of this Rewards Program, each Famine Rewards Participant affirms, represents, and/or warrants that: he/she retains all of your ownership rights in his/her content. However, by submitting the content (which for greater certainty shall include videos and images) to WVC, you hereby grant WVC a worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free, sublicenseable and transferable license to use, reproduce, distribute and display the content in connection with the WVC Website and WVC’s (and its successors’ and affiliates’) business, including without limitation for promoting and redistributing part or all of the WVC Website (and derivative works thereof) in any media formats and through any media channels.

General Release

By participating in this Rewards Program, each Famine Rewards Participant agrees to release, indemnify, discharge and hold harmless WVC, its affiliated organizations, and their respective officers, directors, employees, agents and representatives, from any claim or liability arising from or related to the Rewards Program, and/or participation in any Reward provided.

All donations must be received on or before August 23, 2014, to be eligible for rewards. Rewards will be given based on total fundraising amount submitted (i.e. donations raised both online and in person). Individuals who raise $350 or more may choose to donate their fundraising reward back to World Vision Canada and receive an official tax receipt for the value of the reward. If you wish to do this, please let us know when you register.

Benefits/advantages of a certain value that a donor may receive as a result of his/her gift should be deducted from the donation amount for the purposes of the charitable tax receipt. In addition, charities are prohibited from providing private benefits to donors.

If you have any questions or concerns please contact us.