Vera Bradley Foundation’s “Quilt with a Cause” Sweepstakes Complete Official Rules


1. ELIGIBILITY: The Vera Bradley “Quilt with a Cause” Sweepstakes (“Promotion” or “Sweepstakes”) is open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States or D.C. (“U.S.”), 18 or older at time of entry at participating Vera Bradley Stores and Vera Bradley Factory Stores, and at participating events where an opportunity to enter this Promotion is provided by Sponsor (each is a participating “location”).Employees, officers and directors of Vera Bradley Foundation for Breast Cancer (“Sponsor”), Vera Bradley Sales, LLC., and its parent, subsidiaries and affiliated companies, distributors, contractors, and agents and those individuals/entities engaged in the development of, the production or distribution of materials for, or the implementation of this Promotion (collectively referred to herein as the “Promotion Entities”) and quilt makers, and persons in the immediate family of (spouse, parent, child, sibling and their respective spouses including foster and step-relations, regardless of where they reside) or those living in their same household (whether or not related) as any person in any of the preceding categories are not eligible to enter. 2.PROMOTION PERIOD:Promotion starts on or about February 15, 2018 and ends June 4, 2018 by close of business at the participating Store location or close of event promotional activities as applicable (“Promotion Period”). 3. HOW TO ENTER: There are two ways to enter. During the Promotion Period: (i) visit a participating location, and for every $2 donation you make to the Vera Bradley Foundation for Breast Cancer at the cash register you receive one (1) entry into the sweepstakes, 100% of all donations go to the Vera Bradley Foundation for Breast Cancer (for details go to"http:// You may make as many donations as you wish; however, limit one (1) entry per $2 donation. Or to enter without a donation, (ii) legibly complete the tear pad official entry form at a participating retail location, while supplies last (or legibly hand-write on a piece of paper your name, address, age and contact telephone number) and mail in U.S. first-class stamped, addressed envelope to: Vera Bradley Foundation for Breast Cancer, 2018 Quilt with a Cause Sweepstakes Entry, 12420 Stonebridge Road, Roanoke, IN 46783. Mail-in entries must be postmarked by June 5, 2018 and received by June 11, 2018. You may enter as many times as you wish; however, limit one (1) entry per outer mailing envelope. For tax information relating to the donation please consult your tax advisor. The purpose of the store visit is, among other things, is to enter the Promotion. Entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be returned.Promotion Entities are not responsible for entries that are lost, late, damaged, altered, destroyed, forged, tampered with, mutilated, incomprehensible, misdirected, illegible, incomplete, postage-due, stolen or otherwise not in compliance with these Official Rules. Proof of entry/mailing is not proof of its receipt by Sponsor, or eligibility for the Promotion. Entrants may not enter with multiple street addresses, nor may entrants use any other device or artifice to enter multiple times, and any Entrant who uses fraudulent entry methods, through a sweepstakes club or organization, or uses any other device or artifice to enter will be disqualified. Sponsor reserves the right, at its reasonable discretion, to refuse, disqualify, or withdraw any entry and/or entrants at any time during or after the Promotion. 4. DRAWING:On or about June 12, 2018, a random drawing from among all eligible entries received will be conducted by the Sponsor. Winner need not be present to win. 5. GRAND PRIZE (1)/ODDS: A one-of-a-kind, hand-pieced and machine-quilted exclusive quilt. Prize has intrinsic promotional value only and a retail value cannot be assessed. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received during the Promotion Period. No transfer, assignment or substitution of prize (in whole or in part), except by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Prize is not redeemable for cash. All taxes, if any, are the sole responsibility of the winner. Any prize pictured in advertising or promotional materials is for illustrative purposes only and may not be the actual prize awarded. Quilt may not be resold, auctioned, bartered, assigned, exchanged, commercially transferred or donated, or otherwise placed into commercial channels of distribution. In no event will Sponsor be responsible for awarding more than the stated number of prizes. Limit one (1) prize per person.Potential prize winner will be notified by telephone, email and/or mail (at Sponsor’s sole discretion) within approximately 2 - 3 weeks of the drawing and may be required to complete, have notarized and return an Affidavit of Eligibility, Liability and, where legal, Publicity Release within five (5) business days of notification. Quilt will be mailed (at Sponsors cost and expense) to winner at the address provided by winner on or within 2 - 4 weeks of their verification. 6. GENERAL:By participating, entrants agree to abide by and be bound to these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor which are final and binding in all respects. In the event of noncompliance, if an entrant becomes noncompliant or ineligible during or after the Promotion Period, or a potential winner fails to respond within the time specified, or cannot be reached within two separate attempts using the contact method selected by Sponsor (in Sponsor’s discretion), that prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner will be randomly selected for the applicable prize (or prize level if applicable). After two (2) unsuccessful attempts to verify an alternate winner for a particular prize, the respective prize will remain un-awarded.Prize or prize notifications that are un-awarded, unclaimed, returned, unresponsive, untimely, or otherwise undeliverable will be forfeited and will not be re-awarded. BY PARTICIPATING, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW PARTICIPANTS AGREE TO RELEASE, DISCHARGE AND HOLD HARMLESS THE PROMOTION ENTITIES, THEIR RESPECTIVE PARENTS, AFFILIATES AND SUBSIDIARIES, ADVERTISING AND PROMOTION AGENCIES, AND THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, INDEPENDENT CONTRACTORS, SALESPEOPLE, REPRESENTATIVES AND AGENTS FROM AND AGAINST ANY AND ALL ALLEGED AND/OR ACTUAL CLAIMS, ACTIONS, DEMANDS, LOSSES, SETTLEMENTS (WHETHER OR NOT LITIGATION IS COMMENCED), LIABILITIES AND DAMAGES OF ANY KIND WHATSOEVER EXISTING NOW OR ARISING IN THE FUTURE (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, BODILY INJURY, PERSONAL INJURY, DEATH, DISABILITY AND PROPERTY DAMAGE), COSTS AND EXPENSES (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, REASONABLE ATTORNEYS’ FEES, COURT COSTS, SETTLEMENT AND DISBURSEMENTS) DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY ARISING OUT OF THE DELIVERY, ACCEPTANCE, POSSESSION, USE OR MISUSE OF A PRIZE, PARTICIPATION IN ANY PRIZE RELATED ACTIVITY, AND/OR PARTICIPATION IN THIS PROMOTION.To the fullest extent permitted by law participants covenant not to sue any released party or cause them to be sued regarding any matter released above; and further covenant not to disaffirm, limit or rescind this release. A waiver by one or more of the Promotion Entities of any term in these Official Rules does not constitute a waiver of any other provision. By entering and/or accepting a prize, Entrants and/or winners hereby consent, where lawful, to the use by Sponsor and Vera Bradley Sales, LLC, (and its affiliates and their authorized representatives) of their name, image, likeness, hometown name, biographical information, and voice for publicity, trade, advertising and promotional purposes in all media now known or hereafter developed worldwide, and on the Internet and World Wide Web, without additional compensation, and without the right of review, notification or approval. 7. LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY: Promotion Entities assume no responsibility for any unauthorized human intervention, human error, or the incorrect or inaccurate capture of entry or other information; nor for the failure to capture any such information. If, for any reason, the Promotion is not capable of running as planned or by reason of causes which Sponsor deems, in its sole opinion, could corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Promotion or any part thereof, Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Promotion and select the winner from entries received prior to the action or as otherwise may be deemed fair and equitable by Sponsor. Promotion Entities shall not be liable to winner or any other person for failure to execute the Promotion or any part thereof, or supply a prize in whole or in part, by reason of any act of God, any action(s), regulation(s) order(s) or request(s) by any governmental or quasi-governmental entity (whether or not the action(s), regulation(s), order(s) or request(s) prove(s) to be invalid), equipment failure, terrorist acts, earthquake, war, fire, flood, explosion, unusually severe weather, embargo, labor dispute or strike (whether legal or illegal), labor or material shortage, transportation interruption of any kind, work slow-down, civil disturbance, insurrection, riot, or any similar or dissimilar event beyond their reasonable control. THIS PROMOTION IS GOVERNED BY THE LAWS OF THE UNITED STATES AND THE STATE OF INDIANAWITHOUT RESPECT TO CONFLICT OF LAW DOCTRINES. As a condition of participating in this Promotion, participant agrees that any and all disputes that cannot be resolved between the parties and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Promotion shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a one-person neutral arbitration panel located in Fort Wayne, Indiana. 8. WINNER’S LIST:For the name of the prize winner, mail a self-addressed, U.S. postage stamped envelope to: The Vera Bradley Foundation for Breast Cancer, Quilt with a Cause Sweepstakes 2018 Winner’s List request, 12420 Stonebridge Road, Roanoke, IN 46783, for receipt by June 4, 2018.