Rules and Regulations
By purchasing a ticket in the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada (the "Foundation" or "Licensee") Heart&Stroke Calendar Lottery (the "Lottery"), the purchaser acknowledges that they have read, understood, and agreed to these rules and regulations ("Rules"). "Purchaser" means: a person; (i) purchasing a ticket(s) for their own personal use; (ii) purchasing a ticket(s) on behalf of a group of people where the purchaser's name with up to two additional names and/or a group name appear on all ticket(s), or (iii) purchasing a ticket that is allocated to a group of which the purchaser in not a member or (iv) purchasing a ticket that is gifted to an individual (a "Giftee") where a different name can appear on separate tickets within a ticket pack. For (i), (ii) and (iii) above, all names provided and/or group name (maximum 3 names) will appear on all tickets within a ticket pack. The first name appearing in the section of the ticket entitled 'Ticket Holder(s)' will automatically be designated the "Primary Ticket Holder". Each name following the Primary Ticket Holder name will be designated a "Secondary Ticket Holder" (Primary and Secondary Ticket Holders are referred to jointly as "Ticket Holder(s)"). All tickets held by all Ticket Holders are subject to these Rules.
GIFTING: For tickets purchased in the name of the Purchaser and then gifted to a Giftee(s), it is the sole responsibility of the Purchaser to track distribution of ticket number(s) and allocate any winnings to the Giftee(s). Only one individual name can appear as a Ticket Holder, and they will be the Primary Ticket Holder. Only the Purchaser will be notified of any winnings. Cheques will be made payable to the Primary Ticket Holder and mailed to the Purchaser address provided at the time of order.
ELIGIBILITY: All Ticket Holders must be at least 18 years of age or older. Tickets cannot be purchased in the name of a minor. Employees and directors of the Foundation and Miratel Solutions Inc., and all persons residing or domiciled with any of these individuals, are not eligible to purchase or hold a Lottery ticket. To be eligible, all ticket orders must be paid for and received, or post-marked, by the respective Prize deadlines.
TICKETS: Tickets are available for purchase until December 17, 2013 at midnight while supplies last. Tickets are only refundable prior to January 2, 2014, following this date, requests will be denied and purchasers will not be reimbursed. There are 1,115,000 tickets available. All ticket numbers will be issued in sequential order. Tickets are $25 each, 3-pack for $70 or 6-pack for $125. Only one method of payment can be used for multipack orders. Only tickets that have been paid for, and verified by the Licensee or its agent as paid for, are eligible for their respective draws. For each ticket purchased, you will receive one ticket and one wall calendar. All tickets will be mailed (please allow a minimum of 4 weeks) to the mailing address provided by the purchaser. 6-pack orders will arrive in 2 separate envelopes. It is the responsibility of the purchaser to ensure they have received their ticket(s) before the applicable draw. The Foundation does not take responsibility for orders that are not received on time or at all. Tickets are not tax deductable and must be purchased and delivered within the province of Ontario. The liability of the Foundation and Miratel Solutions Inc. to any Purchaser or Ticket Holder is limited to the purchase price of the ticket.
NAME CHANGES: Any requests to change the name of any Ticket Holder must be received by the Foundation on or prior to January 2, 2014 and must be accompanied with the purchaser's Government issued photo identification. Any requests for name changes after January 2, 2014 will be denied with the exception of any Ticket Holder who subsequently becomes an employee or director of the Foundation or Miratel Solutions, Inc., making them ineligible. If such situation arises, a name change request must be made to bring them in compliance with these Rules.
SALES DEADLINES: Early Bonus Prize Deadline is November 8, 2013 at midnight. Early Bird Prize Deadline is December 12, 2013 at midnight. Final Sales Deadline is December 17, 2013 at midnight. Ticket purchases requiring delivery by December 24, 2013 must be ordered by November 29, 2013.
PRIZES: There are 18,173 cash prizes ("Prizes") to be won having a total value of CDN$7,384,000. Prizes are tax-exempt for Ontario residents. There is 1 Early Bonus Prize of $20,000 and 1 Early Bird Prize of $200,000. There are 3 Daily Prizes of $5,000; 52 Weekly Prizes of $10,000; 17,000 Cash Back Prizes of $25; 12 Monthly Prizes of $50,000; and 12 Holiday Jackpot Prizes of $12,000.
DRAWS: Winning tickets will be drawn under the supervision of Miratel Solutions Inc. and will take place at 200-2501 Steeles Ave W., Toronto, ON. Draws will occur weekdays* between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. EST from January 2, 2014 to December 31, 2014. After each winning number is drawn and recorded, it will be returned to the drum for inclusion in all subsequent draws. The drum is spun a minimum of 3 times between each draw with the exception of the 17,000 Cash Back draws for $25 where the drum will be spun after every 150th draw. The sequence of draws will be as follows, with all draws occurring in 2014: Early Bonus Prize (1) and Early Bird Prize (1): January 2, 2014; Daily Prizes (1095): weekdays* from January 3 to December 31; Weekly Prize (52): Every Friday; Cash Back Prizes (17,000): 5,000 on each of February 5 and June 4 and 7,000 on September 3; Monthly Prize (12): The last day of each month*; Holiday Jackpot Prize (12): 1 on each of January 3, February 14, March 17, April 21, May 20, June 23, July 2, August 5, September 2, October 14, November 13 and December 29. *Draws falling on weekends or holidays will be drawn on the next business day. Draws scheduled on January 1st and 2nd 2014 will occur on January 3rd, 2014. The Prize order will follow the 2014 calendar and will comply with the dates set out above. On days where multiple draws occur, the draw order will begin with the Prizes of the lowest value and end with Prizes of the highest value, with the exception of the $25 draws which will occur after all other daily draws have been completed.
NOTIFICATION OF WINNERS: The name of all winners will be posted every weekday (except holidays) on the Heart&Stroke Calendar Lottery website and through social media. You can also call 1-877-660-3424 or in the GTA 416-667-3424 to hear a recording of the winning names. Other than the Cash Back Prize, the Purchaser will be notified by phone and in writing. For Cash Back Prizes, the Purchaser will be notified in writing only. Cheques will be made payable to the Primary Ticket Holder and mailed to the address provided by the Purchaser at the time of ticket order. Please allow a minimum of 4 weeks for delivery of cheques. Government issued identification may be required for prize cheque delivery. By claiming a Prize, the winner consents to the use of their likeness (photograph, if available), first and last name, ticket number, city or town of residence and transcription of the winner notification phone call to be used for publicity purposes by the Foundation.
INQUIRIES: For all inquiries on the conduct, prizing and procedures of the Lottery please contact our customer service line toll free at 1-877-514-7763 or in the GTA 416-514-7763 prior to purchasing your ticket. The Foundation is only responsible for communicating with the Purchaser and is not responsible for any prize entitlement of any other Ticket Holder(s).
© 2013 Heart&Stroke Calendar Lottery, WINCREDIBLES, and Heart & Stroke Foundation logos are trademarks of the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada. All rights reserved. Unauthorized use prohibited. © 2013 Bank of Canada - bank note images used and altered with permission. The Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario is now known as the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada. Net proceeds, (meaning all profit after prizes, marketing and operational expenses are accounted for), goes directly to life-saving research in support of our mission to prevent disease, save lives and promote recovery from heart disease and stroke benefitting residents of Ontario
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