Car Raffle to Benefit Happy Tales Animal Sanctuary
Grand Prize: 1966 Shelby Cobra replica.
• Only 4800 miles.
• Built on 1987 Mustang II chassis. Ford 302.
• Ford 3 speed automatic transmission.
• Fully adjustable coil over suspension.
• Race cooling fans and oil cooler.
• Authentic replica seat belts.
• Roll bar and harness brackets.
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Cobra Raffle Rules & Eligibility
Happy Tales Animal Sanctuary (HTAS) is a 501(c)(3) entity and is a community foundation serving Ulster County, New York and surrounding areas. Our areas of focus include Animal Rescue, and related Health, Education, Environment and Human Services. Funds obtained through this raffle will assist HTAS in meeting its needs.
ELIGIBILITY: Each entrant, by entering the Raffle, agrees to abide by all of the rules and conditions contained herein, as well as all applicable local, state and federal laws and regulations, and further agrees to release and hold HTAS and its directors, officers, agents and employees harmless from any and all liability with respect to all aspects of the Raffle including, but not limited to, the selection process. The Raffle is open to any eligible person residing in a country or state where the Raffle is not prohibited. Entrants must be 18 years of age or older. Employees, directors, officers, agents and family members of HTAS are eligible to enter the Raffle and be awarded any prize.
CERTIFICATE PURCHASE: The cost to purchase a single entry (“Certificate”) for the Raffle is $50.00 (U.S. Funds only) and is not tax deductible. Any entrant may purchase more than one Certificate. There is no maximum number of Certificates any entrant can purchase, subject to the maximum number of Certificates to be sold, 1,500. An entrant can enter the Raffle by purchasing a Certificate over the Internet from our Website located at www.happytalesanimalsanctuary.com or by calling 845-268-0403, or mail to Happy Tales Animal Sanctuary, PO Box 606, Pine Bush, NY 12566. Tickets may also be purchased at HTAS office. Certificate payment can be made by VISA, MasterCard, Discover Card, cash, check or money order. If an entrant’s payment is dishonored for any reason, such entrant’s Certificate will be declared invalid unless full and satisfactory payment is made prior to the Raffle drawing. Completed entry certificate forms must be in the possession of HTAS by 4:00 p.m. EST on the day of the prize drawing or before 2,000 valid Certificates are sold. All certificate forms will be handled and recorded on a first come, first served basis. Upon receipt of a completed registration form and valid payment, a Certificate with assigned drawing number will be issued. A copy of the Certificate shall be mailed to the entrant.
GRAND PRIZE: The Grand Prize is a 1966 Shelby Cobra Replica (the “Cobra”). The Cobra can be viewed and inspected by appointment. HTAS makes no representations or warranties with reference to the Cobra, except as follows: 1) The Cobra is an automobile currently titled in New York State; 2) The Cobra is a replica, built on a 1987 Ford Mustang chassis; 3) The Cobra is titled and registered as a 1987 Ford Mustang; 4) As of September 21, 2017, the Cobra has approximately 4,800 miles on its odometer. Mileage may increase, as the Cobra is transported to various venues for advertising purposes; 5) The Cobra is transferred to the Grand Prize Winner, without any seller, dealer or manufacturer warranty. The Grand Prize winner must take delivery of the vehicle at HTAS or other location within Westchester, Rockland, Orange or Ulter Counties, New York, to be agreed upon. The winner, at his or her sole expense, may choose to have the vehicle shipped to another location for final delivery. The winner is responsible for making any and all such arrangements. HTAS will not act as agent on behalf of the winner in arranging final transportation. Timing of the delivery of the vehicle is at the discretion of HTAS. All prize winners are responsible for all costs associated with title, registration, licensing, delivery and other applicable fees associated with their respective prizes, as well as for all local, state and federal taxes, including, but not limited to, all luxury, special and income taxes that may be applicable. Winners will be required to provide HTAS with a valid social security number and must complete all IRS and similar forms requested by HTAS prior to delivery of their prize. Failure to do so within thirty (30) days of request shall result in an automatic forfeiture of such winner’s prize.
The Grand Prize drawing will be held on December 29, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. Grand Prize drawings will be awarded as follows: Grand Prize: 1966 Cobra replica.
WINNING CHANCES: A minimum of 1,000 and maximum of 1,500 Certificates will be sold. Each Certificate represents one chance to win. You may enter as many times as you like. Chances of winning a prize depend on the number of eligible Certificates sold. If 1,500 Certificates are sold, your chance of winning each prize is 1 in 1,500.
DRAWINGS: Winner will be determined by random drawings of all the eligible Certificates received by the entry deadline. Winner need not be present to win. Drawings will be held at HTAS offices 60 Schrempp Lane, Pine Bush, NY on the dates indicated and the event will be open to the public to attend.
MODIFICATION OR CANCELLATION OF PRIZES/DRAWING: HTAS reserves the right to cancel or modify the Raffle. If 1,000 Certificates are not sold by Noon EST on December 20, 2017, HTAS has the option to modify the Raffle by withdrawing the Grand Prize and to split the net proceeds (income less expenses) equally between the Grand Prize winner and HTAS, or extend the sales deadline to meet the minimum number of certificates to be sold, or cancel the Raffle and give each entrant the option of a refund of the ticket price or donate the ticket price to HTAS. If all available certificates are sold before the scheduled Grand Prize drawing date (i.e., HTAS has determined that the raffle is “sold out”), HTAS reserves the right to end the raffle early and draw the Grand Prize Drawing and all other prizes, at a date earlier than the scheduled final drawing date, and to substitute a Grand Prize of equal or greater value.
WINNERS: Winners will be notified by phone, e-mail or by mail based on the information received on the Certificate. Names of winners will be available to all media and will be available at HTAS and listed on HTAS’s website. Winning entrants agree to allow HTAS to use their names, likeness, and any statements made by them regarding the prize for advertising or publicity purposes without compensation. Winners may be required to complete and return an affidavit of eligibility and liability release. Failure to do so if requested or if one otherwise fails to comply by these rules and/or to make arrangements to claim his or her prize within thirty (30) days of notification will void that entry and another winner will be chosen.
AWARDING OF PRIZES: More than one name may be listed on a Certificate, but the first name listed shall be deemed to be the entrant. Upon notification of winnings the winner will provide a social security number, and it must be that of the entrant. Delivery or payment of any prize shall be made solely to the entrant. It is the sole responsibility of the entrant in a multiple party entry to allocate any such prize among the participants in a multiple party entry.
AUTHORITY AND CONTROL: The decision of HTAS shall be final in all matters concerning the Raffle. The Raffle is subject to the laws of the State of New York. Void where prohibited by law.
OVERSIGHT: The Raffle drawing is officiated by Kevin B. Faga, Esq., PC located at 399 Knollwood Road, White Plains, New York 10603.