The Phoenix Association of REALTORS® – 2019

OFFICIAL RULES-NO INVESTMENT, PURCHASE OR FEE NECESSARY: To be eligible to win the 2019 PAR RAPAC SWEEPSTAKES prizes online fundraiser, please follow these rules:

  1. You must be eligible to invest in RAPAC/RPAC, a federal political action committee, in order to participate in the sweepstakes. The class of eligible investors is comprised of members of the National Association of REALTORS®(“NAR”), their immediate family, or executive, administrative and management personnel of a REALTOR®.  Phoenix Association of REALTORS® (“PAR”) staff, Arizona Association of REALTORS®(“AAR”) staff and NAR staff, their immediate families, and those living in their households are not eligible for the sweepstakes.  Independent contractors are not eligible for the sweepstakes.  ONLY Phoenix Association of REALTORS® primary members in good standing are eligible to win sweepstakes prizes.  An individual is a primary member if the Phoenix Association of REALTORS® pays state and national dues based on such a membership classification.  One of the principals in real estate firm must be a Designated REALTOR® member of the Phoenix Association of REALTORS® in order for licensees affiliated with the firm to select the Association as their “primary” Association/Board.
  2. To enter, you can submit an entry by making a minimum investment of $30 in RAPAC via the PAR Dues Invoices, the PAR RAPAC SWEEPSTAKES online fundraiser direct solicitations link or the https://paronline.com. All entries for the drawing must be received by 5:00 p.m. January 18, 2019.
  3. THERE IS NO PURCHASE, FEE OR INVESTMENT IN RAPAC NECESSARY TO ENTER.  AN INVESTMENT IN RAPAC WON’T IMPROVE AN INDIVIDUAL’S CHANCE OF WINNING.  You may enter by mail anytime by writing to us at the following address: Phoenix Association of REALTORS® Sweepstakes 2019, 5033 N. 19thAvenue, Suite 119, Phoenix, Arizona 85015. Enclose your Name, Home Address and NRDS Number.  Each entry request must be mailed separately and all entries must be received by 5:00 p.m. January 18, 2019.  The “Sweepstakes” is void where prohibited by law.
  4. If, for any reason, the drawing is not capable of running as planned, including tampering, unauthorized intervention, or fraud beyond the control of the sponsor, which corrupts or affects the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this drawing, sponsor reserves the right in their sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the drawing.
  5. The prize drawing will consist of one drawing for each prize. The prizes awarded in the 2019 RAPAC Sweepstakes will be 1- Ring – Video Doorbell, 1 – Vera Bradley Iconic Large Travel Duffle, 1 – $100 Gift Card Assortment, 1 – Wine Cooler, 1 – Scosche Portable Jump Starter with USB Power Bank, 1 – Premium Oak Arizona Flag Cornhole Set, 1 – Red Door Salon & Spa “Escape” 80 minute massage, 1 – Keurig-K-Café Special Edition Single Serve Coffee, Latte and Cappuccino Maker with 6 K-Cup Pods, 1– Jackson’s Car Wash Annual Unlimited Works Full Service Car Wash, 1 – Tickets for 2 Devour Culinary Classic Admission, 1 – Apple Watch Series 4 GPS, 1 – Custom Dinner Party of 4 In Home Personal Chef, 1 – 2 Rounds of Golf at the Camelback Inn, 1 – $1500 Southwest Airlines Gift Card. RAPAC investors that enter to win prizes at levels in excess of the $30 RAPAC fair share investment will be entered for that level in addition to any prize drawings at levels below the amount they invested in. Major Investors ($1000+) will be entered into all drawings one time for each $1000 increment. (i.e. $2000 investment = 2 entries in all prize drawings for this sweepstakes, $3000 investment = 3 entries in all prize drawings for this sweepstakes.) The Sweepstakes drawing will be held the week of January 28, 2019.  Each entrant is eligible to win only one prize from the 2019 RAPAC Sweepstakes drawing.  The prize is nontransferable and cannot be substituted.
  6. Identification/Taxes. Each winner will be required to produce identification satisfactory to the “Sponsor.” Each winner will be asked to provide proof of age, residency and social security number prior to receiving their prize. Each winner will be responsible for any taxes or fees that result from the receipt and/or use of their prize and may receive an IRS Form 1099-Misc where the prize value exceeds $600. All federal, state, local, and other taxes on prizes are the sole responsibility of the applicable winner.
  7. The winner will be notified in person, by phone, mail or e-mail. The winner will be required to sign and return an affidavit of eligibility, a liability release, and, where lawful, publicity release within fourteen (14) days of notification. If affidavit and release are not signed and returned within fourteen (14) days or if the prize notification is returned to sponsor as undeliverable, then an alternative winner will be selected. All unclaimed prizes after notification will be forfeited after 30 days and be re-awarded at the end of the grace period.
  8. For name of prize winner, send a self-addressed stamped envelope for receipt to the Phoenix Association of REALTORS® 5033 N. 19th Avenue, Suite 119, Phoenix, AZ 85015.
  9. The winner, by entering the “2019 PAR RAPAC Sweepstakes” and/or by accepting the prize, agrees that the prize is awarded on the condition that RAPAC, NAR, AAR and PAR and their respective agents, officers, directors, representatives, and employees will have no liability whatsoever for any injuries, losses, or damages of any kind resulting from the acceptance, possession, misuse, or use of the prize or participation in the drawing. Winner further acknowledges that RAPAC and NAR, AAR and PAR have not made nor are in any manner responsible or liable for the warranty, representation, or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or law, relative to the prize including but not limited to, its quality, mechanical condition, or fitness. All entries submitted become the property of PAR and will not be acknowledged or returned. By participating, entrants agree to these official rules, and that the decision of judges is final and binding in all matters relating to the drawing. The winner waives any right to claim ambiguity in the “PAR RAPAC Sweepstakes” or these Official Rules. By accepting the prize, winner further acknowledges that the Phoenix Association of REALTORS® have neither made, nor are in any manner responsible or liable for, any warranty, representation or guarantee, express or implied in fact or in law, relative to the prize or prize suppliers or to any portion thereof, including but not limited to its quality, merchantability, mechanical condition, or fitness for a particular purpose including, without limitation, use of any equipment associated with the prize.
  10. BY ENTERING THE PAR RAPAC SWEEPSTAKES AND/OR ACCEPTING A PRIZE, YOU AGREE THAT THE RELEASED PARTIES SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR, AND WILL BE HELD HARMLESS BY YOU AGAINST, ANY LIABILITY FOR ANY DAMAGE, INJURY OR LOSS TO PERSON (INCLUDING DEATH) OR PROPERTY RELATED IN WHOLE OR IN PART, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, TO ACCEPTANCE, POSSESSION, USE OR MISUSE OF PRIZE, PARTICIPATION IN ANY PRIZE-RELATED ACTIVITY, USE BY A RELEASED PARTY OF ANY ENTRY, PARTICIPATION IN THE “PAR RAPAC SWEEPSTAKES”, OR ANY OTHER CLAIM OR CAUSE OF ACTION YOU MAY HAVE AGAINST A RELEASED PARTY.
  11. The winner, where lawful, grants permission for the use of winner’s name, voice, city, state and photograph or videotape for advertising and promotional purposes in conjunction with this and similar promotions without additional compensation.
  12. Investments are not deductible for federal income tax purposes. Investments to RAPAC are voluntary and are used for political purposes. You may refuse to invest without reprisal. A portion of each investment is used by RAPAC in accordance with the RAPAC Bylaws to support state and local candidates. Any remaining balance is sent to the National RPAC to support federal candidates and is charged against your limits under 2 U.S.C. 441a.