Enter to Win a Homeschool Principal Hat for Dad
Father’s Day is right around the corner, and we want to say “hats off” to all the homeschool dads who contribute to homeschooling in so many ways.
Share with us a photo of the homeschool dad in your family and be entered to win a “Homeschool Principal” hat!
How to Enter:
1. Post a photo on Instagram of the homeschool dad in your family (try to catch him at his daddest)!
2. Use the hashtag #HomeschoolPrincipal
3. Tag @aophomeschooling
Enter multiple photos for a better chance to win! One valid household entry per day. Contest ends June 16.
Don’t have an Instagram account?
No worries! You can still send us your dad photos through Woobox for a chance to win!
FATHER’S DAY GIVEAWAY OFFICIAL RULES AND REGULATIONS
2. Eligibility: The Sweepstakes is open to any individuals (“Entrants”) at least eighteen (18) years of age or older at the time of entry and who is a legal resident of the United States, excluding where otherwise prohibited by law, rule, or regulation. The Sweepstakes is specifically void outside the United States and wherever prohibited by law. Proof of legal U.S. residency and of age may be required at the time of entry. Employees of Sponsor and their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, distributors, retailers, sales representatives, advertising and promotion agencies, and each of their respective officers, directors, and employees (collectively, the “Promotion Entities”), and their immediate families with whom they reside are not eligible to win. The definition of immediate family as it pertains to these rules includes mother, father, brother, sister, spouse, and child.
3. How to Enter: No purchase is necessary to enter or win. There are two ways to enter:
To enter via Instagram during the Sweepstakes Period, use your web-enabled mobile device with a camera, and launch the Instagram application and follow @aophomeschooling, if you are not a follower already. Before entering the Sweepstakes, the “Photos Are Private” option in your Instagram account settings must be set to “OFF”. Then, post a photo on Instagram and include the following in your post:
1. Share your photo of the homeschool dad in your family.
2. Tag @aophomeschooling
3. Use the hashtag #HomeschoolPrincipal
Any use of robotic, repetitive, or any other automated means for entry (including contest-entry services or multiple or different identities) are prohibited and will void all entries submitted by that Entrant. Incomplete entries will be disqualified. Limit one entry per household per day.
4. Sweepstakes Period: The Sweepstakes begins on June 10, 2019 at 12 a.m. (CDT). Final entries must be received by June 16, 2019 at 11:59 p.m. (CDT).
5. Prizes: Ten (10) winners will receive a “Homeschool Principal” hat valued at $11.50 each. Each winner is solely and fully responsible for any and all costs and expenses and applicable federal, state, and local taxes related to prizes received. The winner may be required to fill out tax forms as necessary to receive the prize. All prizes are awarded “as is”. Sponsor does not make, nor is Sponsor in any manner responsible or liable for, any warranty, representation, or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to the prize including, but not limited to, quality, merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or condition. The prize is nontransferable and non-exchangeable. No substitutions or cash redemption of prizes are permitted except that Sponsor retains the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater retail value (or at Sponsor’s election, the cash value of the applicable prize). Additional restrictions may apply.
6. Selection of Winner: The drawing to determine the prize winners will be made by Sponsor on June 17, 2019 at or about 11 a.m. (CDT). The first ten entries selected at random will be declared the potential winners. The potential winners will be contacted by email or by phone at the number provided on the entry form. In the event that a winner is unable to be reached in that manner or does not respond to notification within 48 hours of the drawing, the prize will be forfeited and another eligible entry may be drawn. The process will be repeated until the winners are declared. Sponsor shall have no liability for a winner’s failure to receive notices due to a winner’s computer spam, junk email, or other security settings or for winner’s provision of incorrect or otherwise non-functioning contact information. Sponsor reserves the right to use third-party websites or devices to facilitate the random selection.
7. Probability of Winning: The probability of winning a prize depends on the total number of eligible entries received before the deadline in accordance with these rules.
8. Decisions Final: All decisions made by Sponsor with respect to all aspects of this Sweepstakes are final and not subject to challenge. Sponsor expressly reserves the right to take any steps it deems necessary in its absolute discretion, including the limiting of entries and the exclusion of entrants, to ensure that the Sweepstakes is conducted in a fair way for all entrants and Sponsor. Sponsor reserves the right to cancel or modify the Sweepstakes or disqualify an Entrant, with or without cause, or if fraud or any other factor impairs the spirit or integrity of the Sweepstakes, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. If Sponsor cancels or modifies the Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right to award or not award prizes in its sole discretion.
9. No Liability: By entering, all Entrants release, indemnify, and hold harmless Sponsor and its employees, agents, and representative from any and all liability for any and all injury, loss, and damage of any kind, arising from or in connection with the Sweepstakes or receipt or use and/or misuse of any prize. Sponsor assumes no responsibility or liability for any risk associated with the acceptance or use of the prizes awarded as part of this Sweepstakes or any liability associated with online or electronic entries, and expressly disclaims liability from loss or damage to a participant’s property and equipment, however caused, arising from bugs, viruses, or technical failures in any way associated with or arising from online or electronic entries. Entrants hereby waive all rights to any claims, punitive, incidental or consequential damages, or any other damages whatsoever, including court costs and attorneys' fees, in connection with the Sweepstakes. Furthermore, Entrant agrees that any and all disputes and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes and the prizes awarded shall be resolved solely by Sponsor, shall be final and binding, and without resort to any form of class action.
10. Lost Entries: Sponsor is not responsible for any lost, misdirected, or delayed entries. Proof of entry in the Sweepstakes will not be deemed to be proof of receipt.
11. Consent to Use: By entering the Sweepstakes, Entrants consent to the use of their name, address, phone number, and email address by Sponsor for the explicit purpose of expanding the Sponsor database of customers or potential customers. Entrants may receive the following from Sponsor employees or representatives: phone calls, catalogs, specials, promotional offers, postcards, fliers, and other advertising material. Each Entrant for this Sweepstakes has the option to opt out of inclusion on AOP’s mailing list.
13. Applicable Laws: This Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable state and federal laws and regulations, excluding conflicts of laws principles. All federal, state, and local laws and regulations apply. Entrants hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the courts located in Maricopa County, Arizona for any causes or controversies arising out of the Sweepstakes. Entrants waive any and all objections to jurisdiction and venue in these courts. Void where prohibited by law.
14. Winning Entry: To obtain a copy of the winner’s name(s) or a copy of these Official Rules, mail your request along with a stamped, self-addressed envelope to: AOP, 804 N. 2nd Ave. E., Rock Rapids, Iowa, 51246. Request must be received no later than six (6) months from the end of the Promotion Period for the name of the winner and no later than the end of the Promotion Period, for a copy of the rules.
15. Arbitration: Any and all disputes related to the Sweepstakes will be submitted to confidential, binding arbitration before a single arbitrator, in accordance with the Commercial Arbitration Rules of the American Arbitration Association, in Maricopa County, Arizona. Arbitration judgment and award may be entered into any court having jurisdiction. Entrants will have no right to any injunctive or equitable relief in connection with the Sweepstakes. The prevailing party in any dispute will be entitled to collect its costs and expenses, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, in connection with any dispute.
16. General Conditions:
a. Except where prohibited by law, if selected as winner, Entrant grants to Sponsor the right to use and publish winning Entrant's photo, image, name, likeness, biographical information, and city and state of residence in any media, currently known or unknown, in connection with the Sweepstakes.
b. Sponsor shall not be responsible for Acts of God, acts of terrorism, actions or inactions of any governmental entity (foreign or domestic) or its agencies and/or departments, civil unrest or disturbances, riots, work stoppage delays, postponements, inclement weather, rescheduling, natural disasters, or any other event or occurrence outside its respective control.
c. If, in Sponsor's sole determination, there is any suspected or actual evidence of electronic or non-electronic tampering with any portion of the Sweepstakes, or if technical difficulties or methods used to submit entries compromise the spirit and/or integrity of the Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to void any entry at issue (including disqualifying any individual who tampers or otherwise interferes with the entry process or for whom tampering or interfering is done on his/her behalf), and/or to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend the Sweepstakes, in whole or in part, at any time without notice.
d. Sponsor is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any network, system, server, provider, equipment, software, or entry received by Sponsor or any web site related to or resulting from participation in the Sweepstakes, as well as any third-party websites or devices used to facilitate the random selection of a winner.
17. Sponsor: The Sponsor of the Sweepstakes is AOP, 804 N. 2nd Ave. E., Rock Rapids, Iowa, 51246