Spread the Light Contest Rules Contest Name: “Spread the Light” Contest (herein defined as the “contest”) Station: The WBCL Radio Network (herein defined as the “station”) Station Address: 1115 West Rudisill Blvd., Fort Wayne, IN 46807 Telephone: (260) 745-0576 Description of the Contest / Participation Dates of the Contest The contest will begin at 6 AM EST on Monday, September 25 and end at approximately 8 AM Friday, December 8. Each weekday from 6 AM to 6 PM the “Spread the Light” sounder will be played at multiple, random times. No qualification opportunities will be available on holidays, weekends, or WBCL designated days. This includes the dates of November 23 & 24 for the Thanksgiving holiday. There will be no prize drawing on November 24. Prize dates: September 29, 2017, October 6, 2017, October 13, 2017, October 20, 2017, October 27, 2017, November 3, 2017, November 10, 2017, November 17, 2017, December 1, 2017, December 8, 2017 How the Contest and Entry Works Contest Qualification · Beginning Monday, September 25, 2017 entrants are encouraged to listen for the contest cue-to-call. The cue-to-call can be sampled on the contest’s feature page located on WBCL.org. · Each weekday, between 6am and 6pm, the cue-to-call will be played at multiple, random times. No qualification opportunities will be available on holidays, weekends, or WBCL designated days. · When entrants hear the sound, they are prompted to call (260) 745-9090. · The 7th caller will be qualified to win the weekly drawing for a $150 credit to their light bill and $150 credit to a friend’s light bill plus matching Christmas Ornaments. · Once qualified, entrant’s name will remain eligible for the duration of the contest. · Only one qualification per entrant, per household. If entrant qualifies more than once, entrant will be deemed ineligible to win for the remainder of the contest. Only one entrant per household may qualify. · Participants can also qualify by showing up to the store during the shopping experience of last weeks' winner. Anyone at the store at the time of the shopping experience can sign up to qualify. Determination of Winner · Each Friday, beginning September 29, 2017 during the 7am hour of the Morning Show, a qualified entrant’s name will be drawn randomly from the names of all qualified entrants. · Once a qualified entrant hears his/her FIRST and LAST name and CITY on-air, the entrant has 9 minutes and 30 seconds to call (260) 745-9090. Determination of Winner (Continued) · If the qualified entrant calls within the time allotted time and speaks with the announcer, that entrant will win a $150 credit to their light bill and $150 credit to a friend’s light bill plus matching Christmas Ornaments · The call must come from the qualified entrant whose name is called out on air. A delegate may not call on the qualified entrant’s behalf. · If the qualified entrant does not call and speak with an announcer within the allotted amount of time, the name of another qualified entrant will be announced on air and the process repeated until a qualified entrant calls in within the allotted amount of time and wins. · The name of each qualified entrant that doesn’t call during the allotted time will be returned to the drawing box and remains eligible to win. Alternative Means of Entry · Qualification to be eligible to win is only possible by calling (260) 745-9090 and speaking to an announcer when the cue to call is heard. Or by showing up and signing up during the shopping experience of the previous week’s winner. Locations and time and date of the shopping experiences will be announced on-air 24 hours prior to the shopping experience taking place. · Entries submitted online or via email are not eligible to qualify for this contest. No entries will be accepted outside of the cue-to-call. Additional Entry Information · Station will not disclose or sell entrant’s personal information to parties that are not affiliated with the station. · Station is not responsible for disruption to qualifying due to technical issues (i.e. busy phone lines, phone service disruption, and dropped phone calls). · All entrants failing to comply with these rules will be disqualified. · By participating at any level in the contest, you are agreeing to be bound by these contest rules. · The WBCL Radio Network reserves the right to change or modify the contest rules at any time; without notice and will update the rules accordingly. Eligibility and Limitations A. Entrants must be legal residents of the WBCL geographical listening area and its terrestrial broadcast signal. Listeners outside of this area, including those listening elsewhere in the world via technology, are not eligible. B. Entrants must be at least 18-years-old. C. Limited to one entry per person for the duration of contest; once a person wins any other people that entered from that household are no longer eligible. D. Entrants may not be: (a) WBCL/Taylor University employees or their parents, spouses, children, siblings, or roommates, (b) employees of participating contest sponsors and promotional partners; (c) persons employed by other radio stations within the station geographical listening area; (d) persons who are winners of the major station contests are ineligible, i.e. Beef Up Christmas 2016, Fill Your Cart 2017, Summer Sticker Stop & Swap 2017 E. Station will not consider any entries that do not contain truthful information or meet the eligibility requirements as set forth within these or related station rules. F. Station reserves the right to disqualify any participant attempting to tamper with the contest entry process. Description of Prizing Contest Sponsors: Brotherhood Mutual, Doc Dancer Heating & AC, and SQS Automotive Description of Prizes: WBCL will pay $150 toward the winner’s bill and a friend's bill from any Electric Company. Winner will need to provide WBCL with the name of his/her Electric Company in addition to his/her account number and the designated friend to receive the additional $150 credit will also need to provide the name of his/her Electric Company in addition to his/her account number. WBCL will make a $150 payment that will be credited toward the winner’s account and $150 credit to a designated friend's account. One winner will be selected per week, 10 winners total. Additional Prize Information · No purchase necessary. Purchase does not increase odds of winning. Void where prohibited. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible Contest participants · Prizes cannot be redeemed for cash or other merchandise. Prize is not transferable without approval from station and sponsor. · Station is not responsible for loss or damage of prize. · Winner is responsible for federal, state and local taxes if the prize value exceeds $600; winner will receive an IRS form 1099 and a copy of such form will be filed with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). · Prize is released upon completions and return of form; failure to be willing to provide a completed W-9 form will result in forfeiture of prize; station reserves the right to select another winner. · Upon receiving the completed form, station will file an IRS Form 1099-Misc with the IRS and mail a copy to the winner. Winner is then required to file it with the IRS. Conditions · By participating, each contest participant waives any and all claims of liability The WBCL Radio Network, Taylor University, its officers, directors, employees, agents and contest sponsors for any damage or personal injury or loss which may occur from participation in the contest or from the use of prizes awarded by the station. · Station reserves the right to require contest winners to sign and return a liability release form prior to acceptance and receiving of any prize awarded by station. · By participating in the contest, the winner(s) agree to have their name, voice and/or likeness used in any advertising or broadcasting material relating to the contest without additional financial or other compensation, and may be required to sign a publicity release confirming such consent prior to acceptance of the prize. By entering, entrants acknowledge they have read, understood, accepted and agreed to be bound by the terms and conditions of these Official Contest Rules, as they may be amended from time to time. Entrants may not sell, assign or transfer any of their rights under these Official Contest Rules or as may be granted throughout this Promotion. Entries that do not comply with all requirements stated in these Rules will not be considered and will be disqualified.