General Rules Applicable to all 91.7 & 91.9 The Promise contests:
Unless otherwise excluded by law or by the rules applicable to a
particular contest, The Promise contests are open to all Promise
listeners who are residents of the United States and 18 years or
older. Employees, agents and immediate family members of
Delmarva Education Association (parent company of The Promise),
its advertising agencies, sponsors, affiliates and
representatives are not eligible to participate. Immediate
family members include spouses, siblings, parents, children,
grandparents, and grandchildren whether by current marriage,
past marriage, adoption or as in-laws. All contests are void
where prohibited by law. No purchase is necessary.
All contest entries become the property of The Promise. Each
entrant may enter a contest only once, unless otherwise
specified. In the case of multiple entries by the same person,
all entries may be withdrawn and the entrant disqualified.
Contest with prizes involving travel outside the United States
are open only to citizens holding a valid United States Passport
whose physical condition permits the entrant to safely travel to
the destination. The Promise reserves the right to require proof
that these entry requirements have been satisfied.
Each entrant agrees that in the event he or she wins a contest,
The Promise shall have the right, without further compensation,
to publicize and/or broadcast his or her name, voice, likeness,
city of residence and the fact that he or she won the contest.
Entrants further agree that The Promise may use such identifying
information to publicize its radio station, website and/or other
contests. Contest winners agree that they may be contacted by
telephone and the call recorded for potential use on air.
Prizes consisting of CD’s or blocks of CD’s are valued at an
approximate retail value of fifteen ($15) per CD. Concert ticket
and other prize values are as specified in contest specific
Entrants are responsible for the payment of any and all taxes
applicable to prizes and the award of prizes. The Promise is
required to report winnings exceeding $600 per year (in the
aggregate) to the Internal Revenue Service and will provide
winners falling within this requirement with an IRS Form 1099
after the close of the calendar year in which the prize(s) were
won. Winners agree to provide The Promise with their social
security number and such other information as may be required by
The Promise to comply with applicable laws.
Entrants agree to release and hold harmless The Promise and its
affiliates, including Delmarva Education Association and its
officers, agents and employees, from any and all damages,
liabilities or claims for injury or damage of any kind that
might arise in connection with a contest, a prize, or the award
of a prize. The Promise reserves the right to condition the
final award of any prize on the execution of a legally
enforceable release of claims and indemnity agreement.
The Promise is not responsible for service outages, connection
speeds or other sources of delay in telephone and/or internet
systems which may influence or affect the chances of winning a
contest. In the event awards based on call-ins (a prize awarded
to the "9th caller," etc.) The Promise reserves the right
to disqualify two or more callers who appear to be “tied” and
award the prize to the next caller. Callers may not place
substantially simultaneous calls on multiple phone lines.
The Promise reserves the right to substitute another prize of
equal or greater value for the prize originally announced if the
original contest prize is or becomes unavailable. The Promise is
not liable if a concert or event with which a prize is
associated is canceled due to circumstances beyond The Promise’s
control. Unless impossible or impractical, prizes will be mailed
to the winner within 60 days after the winner is selected and
announced on air.
The Promise reserves the right to disqualify any entrant or
winner (whether or not the winner’s identity has been announced)
who does not adhere to the rules applicable to the contest in
which he or she entered or who gains an unfair advantage through
fraud or unsportsmanlike conduct in participating in the
In the event any contest specific rules conflict with these
general rules, the contest specific rules shall control. On
occasion, circumstances may require the rules of a contest to be
modified. Changes to contest rules will be announced on-air and
posted on The Promise website. The Promise reserves the right to
interpret and apply all rules applicable to its contests and its
interpretation and application shall be final. For a copy of
contest rules send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to The
Promise – 4900 Belfort Road, Suite 450, Jacksonville, FL 32216
and include the name of the contest you are inquiring about.
For a list of contest winners send a self-addressed, stamped
envelope to The Promise – 4900 Belfort Road, Suite 450,
Jacksonville, FL 32216 and include the name of the contest you
are inquiring about.