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A Grand Giving Contest Rules


Eligibility and Rules

Must be 18 years of age or older to qualify to win. Contest begins October 3, 2016 at 9:00 am CT and ends at 9:00 am CT on November 23, 2016. Limit one entry per eligible person. Employees of Capitol Federal®, their subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotional agencies and their immediate families are not eligible to enter or win the prize. Entries are void if they are in whole or in part illegible or incomplete. Open to all legal residents of Kansas or the Greater Kansas City Metro area of Kansas or Missouri, 18 years of age or older at time of entry. Need not be present to win. No purchase necessary. Void where prohibited by law.

How to Enter

Enter at or in person by completing an official entry form at a Capitol Federal branch. Entry form requires name, address, e-mail, phone, and "The local 501(c)3 non-profit of my choice if I win is...”. Capitol Federal reserves the right to approve the non-profit organization chosen by the winner. Only one entry per person will be eligible. All entries become the property of Capitol Federal and will not be returned to the entrant. All entries must be filled out by 9:00 am CT on November 23, 2016, to be eligible. Capitol Federal is not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, invalid, unintelligible, illegible, or misdirected entries, which will be disqualified. Odds of winning are dependent upon the number of entries received. Winner will be required to complete a 1099-Form for tax-reporting purposes.

Limitations of Liability

The Bank is not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by site users or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the A Grand Giving Contest or by any technical or human error, which may occur in the processing of submissions. The Bank assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or authorized access to, or alteration of, entries. The Bank is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of email on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any site or combination thereof, including injury or damage to participants or to any other person's computer related to or resulting from participating in the A Grand Giving Contest. The Bank is not responsible for any typographical or other errors in connection with the A Grand Giving Contest. If, for any reason, the A Grand Giving Contest is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of the Bank which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the A Grand Giving Contest, the Bank reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the A Grand Giving Contest.


Seven (7) separate winners, one (1) from each market area (Kansas City, Lawrence, Topeka, Manhattan, Salina, Wichita and Emporia) will each receive a $1,000 Visa® gift card, while also winning the opportunity to strengthen their community by extending a $1,000 gift to their favorite local non-profit 501(c)3 organization, upon approval. The 501(c)3 must be located within Kansas or the Greater Kansas City Metro area of Kansas or Missouri. The non-profit must be an established 501(c)3 organization. Each winner is solely responsible for all applicable taxes.

Prize cannot be redeemed for cash, substituted or transferred. Contest void where prohibited, licensed, restricted or taxed. If any provision of this Contest shall be deemed to violate any federal, state or municipal law, it shall be amended to conform to such law and all other provision shall remain in full force and effect. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. Other restrictions may apply.

Winner Selection

All registration forms will be collected and forwarded to Capitol Federal’s Marketing department, and seven (7) separate winners will be selected by a Capitol Federal employee in a random drawing from all eligible entries from each market area, on November 23, 2016 at 12:00 pm (noon) CT. Winners will be notified after the drawing takes place. Winner will have 7 days from notification to claim their prize, after which their prize will be forfeited and a replacement winner selected. Capitol Federal cannot be held responsible for any form of liability in association with prize redemption or any activity related thereto. Winners will be required to complete a 1099-Form for tax-reporting purposes. Winners will be required to sign a release agreement for photos and narrative for advertising purposes. For the name of the winners (available after January 2, 2017, until February 28, 2017), send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: Capitol Federal, Marketing Department, 700 S. Kansas Ave, Topeka KS 66603.

Sponsored by: Capitol Federal®, 700 S Kansas Avenue, Topeka, KS 66603.