March 30, 2016 |

Rules & Qualifications – WiSH VEHICLE RAFFLE




All raffle proceeds go to the WiSH Education Foundation, a 501(C)(3) nonprofit. All required forms must be filled out completely and truthfully. Failure to complete the entry form and provide truthful and pertinent information may result in disqualification from the raffle. Disqualification in in the sole discretion of the sponsor.


Sponsors will conduct the 2016 WiSH Upon A Car Raffle (“Raffle”) in accordance with the Official Rules (“Rules”). Participation in the Raffle constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to, and acceptance of, these Official Rules. The Raffle is void where prohibited and outside the Raffle area set forth below.
1. Eligibility: Entrants must be legal United States’ residents, at least eighteen (18) years old or above, with a valid driver’s license. Employees of WiSH Education Foundation and AutoNation, (collectively, “Sponsors”), advertising, promotions, or judging agencies, and the immediate family members of each are ineligible. The term “immediate family” includes spouses, siblings, parents, children, grandparents and grandchildren, and any other person residing at the same household whether or not related. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein. Individuals are eligible to win only one prize from Sponsors within any 30-day period.
2. Entry Period: The Raffle entry period begins Friday, January 1, 2016, at around 4:00 am PT and continues until Wednesday, March 30, 2016, at midnight PT (the “Entry Period”).
3. Raffle Entry:
Raffle tickets cost $25. There is no limit to the number of tickets an entrant may purchase. Tickets may be purchased online at; at any WiSH authorized event; from any person designated by WiSH, as set forth by these rules, selling tickets.

No photocopied or mechanically reproduced entries will be accepted. Sponsors are not responsible for lost tickets. Entries received that are mutilated, tampered with, illegible, from ineligible entrants, or incomplete will be void. All received entries become the property of Sponsors and will not be returned. All entries subject to verification by Sponsors whose decisions on all matters related to this drawing are final and binding.

4. Raffle Drawing & Notification: On a date to be announced in the spring of 2016, the drawing of the winning raffle ticket will take place. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries. Sponsor will attempt to notify winner by phone, in-person or email. Winner must have valid contact information where they can be notified. Winner agrees to have his or her likeness displayed in all forms of media throughout the universe and in perpetuity without further compensation, credit or right of review or approval, except where prohibited by law, and agree to comply with and conform to generally accepted broadcast standards with regard to conduct, dress and language. If the winner: (a) cannot be positively contacted by phone or email within two hours of the drawing; (b) is unavailable for the winner selection event; (c) is not in compliance with the Official Rules; (d) does not sign and return required documents by deadline set by Sponsors; or (e) does not meet the eligibility requirements, then that winner will be disqualified and another drawing will take place. All results are unofficial until the finalists are verified.  WiSH reserves the right to change any raffle regulations at any time.

5. Prize: The winner will receive a vehicle with an MSRP of $18,080. The approximate value of the grand prize is ($18,080). Sponsors will select the grand prize vehicle – no exchanges or substitutions may be made by winner – and all features will be in the sole discretion of Sponsors. The winner shall be required to personally retrieve the vehicle and present acceptable personal identification, a valid driver’s license and evidence of any legally required insurance. The actual vehicle may have acquired a limited number of miles due to transportation of the vehicle. Delivery of the Grand Prize will occur on or around March 19, 2016 at (date and location subject to change). Properly claimed prize will be awarded, but in no event will Sponsors award more prizes than are provided for in these Official Rules.

6. Prize Acceptance/Restrictions: Winner is subject to verification by Sponsors of the winner or winner’s name, age, address, phone number, and Social Security number (where the prize value is equal to or greater than $600.00). If a winner is disqualified, Sponsors reserve the right to determine an alternate winner. Sponsors reserve the right to substitute a comparable prize of like value, or apply the value of the grand prize to another AutoNation vehicle. Costs of transportation, accommodations, insurance, licenses, fees (including registration), taxes, and any other expenses, except as explicitly set forth herein, are the sole responsibility of the winner.

7. Publicity Release: By participating in the Raffle, each entrant acknowledges that his/her entry in the Raffle constitutes that entrant’s consent to use, publish, reproduce and for all purposes, including publicity, promotion and advertising, in any media (including without limitation, the Internet, television or offline promotions), each winner’s name, voice, likeness, and any portion thereof, each extending throughout the universe and in perpetuity without further compensation, credit or right of review or approval, except where prohibited by law.
9. Taxes: Any valuation of the prize stated above is based on available information provided to Sponsors, and the value of any prize awarded to a winner may be reported for tax purposes as required by law. All taxes, including federal, state, and local taxes, are the sole responsibility of the winner. Any person winning over $600.00 in total prizes will receive a 1099 form from Sponsors at the end of the calendar year and a copy of such form should be filed with the IRS. Each winner must provide Sponsors with valid identification, and a valid taxpayer identification number or Social Security number for total prizes valued at $600.00 or more, before any prize will be awarded.
10. Conditions: Sponsors reserve the right, in their sole discretion, to modify this Raffle or any portion hereof, or to disqualify any individual implicated in any of the following actions, if for any reason: (a) infection by computer virus, bugs, interruption in wireless calling devices or wireless service, tampering, unauthorized intervention, actions by entrants, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which, in Sponsor’s sole opinion, corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Raffle, (b) the Raffle or any website associated therewith (or any portion thereof) becomes corrupted or does not allow the proper processing of entries per these Rules, (c) the Raffle becomes corrupted due to wireless calling service interruption for any reason, or (d) the Raffle is otherwise not capable of running as planned. If Sponsor determines, in its sole discretion, that technical difficulties or unforeseen events compromise the integrity or viability of the internet portion of the Raffle, Sponsor reserves the right to void the entries at issue, and/or terminate the internet portion of the Raffle, including the entire Raffle, and/or modify the Raffle. If Sponsor terminates the internet portion of the Raffle during the Entry Period, it will determine the finalists by random drawing from among all eligible, non-suspect internet entries received as of the termination date as well as all other eligible, non-suspect entries received via other means as set forth above. If Sponsor terminates or modifies the Raffle, Sponsor will post notice on the official Raffle website. By entering, entrants represent that they are eligible and agree to be bound by and comply with the Rules and the decisions of any judges. Any entrant who attempts to tamper with this Raffle in any way or use fraudulent means to participate in and/or win the Raffle shall be disqualified. Sponsors reserve the right to disqualify any entrant at any time, for any reason, including, without limitation, language, activities or behavior deemed inappropriate. Sponsors and their advertising and promotion agencies are not responsible for cancellations, postponements, or delays in the Raffle. Other than the prize received by the winner, no entrant shall be entitled to receive any wages, benefits, fees or other compensation whatsoever as a result of participating in the Raffle. Sponsors have the sole discretion to administer the Raffle and interpret and apply the Official Rules. Neither the failure of Sponsor to insist upon or enforce strict performance of any provision of these Rules nor the failure, delay or omission by Sponsor in exercising any right with respect to any term of these Rules, will be construed as a waiver or relinquishment to any extent of Sponsor’s right to assert or rely upon any such provision or right in that or any other instance.

11. Indemnification/Hold Harmless: By participating, entrants agree: (a) to release, discharge, and hold harmless WiSH Education Foundation, AutoNation, the William S. Hart Union High School District, and their respective affiliates, parents, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, officers, directors, employees, representatives, and agents of the foregoing (the “Released Parties”) from all liability, injuries, losses or damages of any kind to persons, including but not limited to death or property damage resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from the acceptance, possession, misuse or use of a prize, or from participation in and/or entry into the Raffle or any Raffle-related activity and for acceptance, delivery, or use of any prize; and (b) that the foregoing parties have neither made nor are in any manner responsible or liable for any warranty, representation or guaranty, expressed or implied, in fact or in law, relating to any prize. In consideration for his or her participation in the Raffle, each entrant agrees to hold harmless and indemnify the Released Parties from any and all claims, demands and/or causes of action of any nature or kind whatsoever, whether presently known or unknown, foreseen or unforeseen, that arise out of the entrant’s participation in the Raffle, including attorneys’ fees.

12. Limitation of Liability: The Released Parties are not responsible or liable for any incorrect or inaccurate entry information or other errors in the printing, offering or administration of the Raffle or in the announcement of the prize(s) and assume no responsibility for (a) any error, omission, interruption, defect or delay in operation or transmission at any website, or wireless calling service, interrupted or unavailable network, server or other conditions, (b) failure of any entry to be received by Sponsors due to technical problems, telephone service problems, human error, or wireless calling service, (c) communication line, hardware and/or software failures, malfunction of phones (including wireless phones/handsets), phone lines, other communications malfunctions, unavailable network connections, cellular equipment towers, telephone systems or wireless service, (d) mechanical, technical, computer, hardware or software errors, malfunctions, or failures of any kind, including but not limited to failed, incomplete, garbled, or delayed transmission of entries, traffic congestion, viruses, sabotage, satellite failures, electrical outages, on telephone lines, on the Internet, at any website, or application or lost or unavailable network connections or natural disasters or acts of God or man, which may limit an entrant’s ability to participate in the Raffle, (e) communication line, hardware and/or software failures, malfunction of phones (including wireless phones/handsets), phone lines, other communications malfunctions, unavailable network connections, cellular equipment towers, telephone systems or wireless service, (f) damage to any computer (software or hardware) resulting from participation in the Raffle, or damage to mobile phone or other PDA device, (g) theft or destruction of, tampering with, unauthorized access to, or alteration of entries and/or entry information, (h) entries which are late, lost, stolen, damaged, illegible, and/or unintelligible (or any combination thereof), or (i) any change of email address, mailing address, telephone number and/or any other contact information provided by entrant. Any expenses incurred by the entrant during the application process, including but not limited to, postage are the sole responsibility of each entrant and the Sponsors will not issue reimbursement for any expenses.
13. Choice of Law/Forum: All entrants agree, by participation in the Raffle, to submit to the personal jurisdiction of the courts of California. California law shall govern this Raffle, without regard to California’s choice of law rules. The courts of California shall be the exclusive forum for any dispute regarding any Rule or activity associated with the Raffle.

14. Official Rules: Complete Raffle rules are available Monday through Friday during normal business hours at the WiSH Education Foundation, 24343 Magic Mountain Pkwy, Valencia, CA 91355, or at

15. Name of Winner: For the name of the prize winner, send a separate, self-addressed, stamped envelope to WiSH Education Foundation, 24343 Magic Mountain Pkwy, Valencia, CA 91355, or appear in person at that location between normal business hours. Requests must be received by March 31, 2016.

16. This Raffle, and all Raffle material, is © 2016 by WiSH Education Foundation. All rights reserved.




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