Rules & Regulations

Eligibility

Ticket purchaser, and anyone to whom a ticket purchaser legally transfers a ticket must be an individual 18 years or older at the time of ticket purchase. Only one (1) individual may be identified as the purchaser (or buyer) of the raffle ticket.  All federal, state and local laws and regulations shall apply to this raffle. Tickets may be purchased online at www.johnstoncc.edu/rd/CarRaffle or at special events where ticket purchasing for 2017 JCC Foundation Car Raffle staff/volunteers are present. It is the purchaser’s responsibility to ensure that accurate first name, last name, a valid deliverable mailing address, current email address and contact phone number are provided.  Johnston Community College Foundation and its respective board, staff, volunteers, representatives and members shall have NO liability for lost, late, misdirected, mutilated, incomplete, illegible tickets or tickets without proper payment received, in which case tickets shall be deemed in-valid and shall be immediately disqualified. Similarly, Johnston Community College Foundation staff and board members are excluded from entering the 2017 Johnston Community College Foundation Car Raffle. By entering the Raffle, the ticket purchaser acknowledges that he or she is aware of, and agrees to abide by, the Official Rules and Regulations. 

Drawing

Key eligibility and Grand Prize drawing dates are as follows: 

Grand Prize Drawing

Winning ticket number for the 2017 Johnston Community College Foundation Car Raffle will be announced Friday, December 1, 2017.  All tickets must be purchased between the dates of Monday, April 3, 2017 to Monday, November 27, 2017 to be eligible for the drawing. The winning ticket will be drawn on Friday, December 1, 2017 and the Grand Prize winner will be notified. 

Johnston Community College Foundation reserves the right to validate, and thereupon reasonably accept or reject any raffle ticket, modify or extend prize drawing deadlines, and/or add additional prizes or drawings at any time, in their sole discretion. 

Cost of a Ticket

Each ticket costs $100 USD, and there is no limit on the number of tickets a single individual can purchase. The more tickets you purchase, the more chances you have to win the Grand Prize.  A reminder, all net proceeds raised in the 2017 Johnston Community College Foundation Car Raffle are used for Johnston Community College Foundation purposes, and are intended to serve Johnston Community College.  The minimum number of raffle tickets sold for vehicle prize to be awarded is two thousand (2,000). The maximum number of raffle tickets sold will be 3,500 (three thousand five hundred). Tickets can be sold for debit/credit card, check, and by cash only when a Johnston Community College Foundation staff, board member, or certified volunteer is able to correctly record applicable information. Any amount paid towards purchase of a raffle ticket(s) does not qualify for Johnston Community College Foundation membership or tax deductions. 

Return and Cancellation Policy

All purchases of the 2017 Johnston Community College Foundation Car Raffle are final and non-refundable; and may not be cancelled once processed.

Prize

The total number of prizes awarded in the 2017 Johnston Community College Car Raffle will be one. The chances of a valid single raffle ticket entry winning the Grand Prize will be 1-in-3,500. Prize may not be exactly as shown, is based on manufacturer availability and may be accessible to upgrades/changes on winners behalf. Raffle winner will be responsible for any upgrades/changes made to Raffle prize. The approximate value is manufacturer’s suggested retail price (“MSRP”) and is based on estimated MSRP pricing at the time of prize selection. All MSRP’s are rounded to the nearest dollar. In the event of a winning entry having more than one name, Johnston Community College Foundation will award the prize to the first name listed on the ticket. Records of Johnston Community College Foundation shall be deemed correct if there is any discrepancy. Johnston Community College Foundation is not responsible for resolving any disputes that may arise from different individuals listed on a valid Raffle ticket.  With proper transfer documents being notarized signatures, as required by the Johnston Community College Foundation Car Raffle, the Grand Prize may be transferred. 

The winner of the Ticket Grand Prize (“Grand Prize”) is entitled to receive a 2017 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 valued at $90,288.00 USD. The Grand Prize winner must also comply with all terms stated in the 2017 Johnston Community College Foundation Official Raffle Rules and Regulations. If two thousand (2,000) tickets, “minimum threshold”, are sold in the 2017 Johnston Community College Foundation Raffle by Monday, November 27, 2017 then applicable drawing will be held as scheduled and the Grand Prize will be awarded as advertised.  In the case of under two thousand (2,000) tickets being sold in the 2017 Johnston Community College Foundation Car Raffle by the aforementioned deadline, the Grand Prize amount awarded to the Grand Prize winner of the 2017 Johnston Community College Foundation Raffle shall equal to twenty-five percent (25%) of the Proceeds, in cash only, from the 2017 Johnston Community College Foundation Raffle (“Proceeds”). The Proceeds shall be determined by Johnston Community College Foundation certified public accounting firm on or before Monday, December 18, 2017 and their determination shall be final and binding.  All other rules shall apply as stated including, without limitation, the application, payment and timing of the available cash alternative therein relative to the Grand Prize. 

Vehicle prize comes base model factory equipped. Winner has option to upgrade/change vehicle prize while understanding that he/she is responsible for said changes. Winner is responsible for payment of insurance (proof of which must be shown prior to pick-up) at the time of pick-up. Vehicle prize will be picked up from Deacon Jones GM Auto Park located at 1115A N Brightleaf Blvd, Smithfield, NC 27577 (919) 300-7683 Website: http://www.deaconjonesgm.com/

Notification of Winner

The Grand Prize winner will be notified in writing or by phone of the prize won and any requisite procedure to claim the prize.  Winner of the Grand Prize must take possession of the vehicle prize and shall have Thirty (30) calendar days from notification of winning, to inform Johnston Community College Foundation of their acceptance. Should two thousand (2,000) tickets not be sold and the 25% cash prize be awarded to the Grand Prize winner, winner shall have Thirty (30) calendar days from notification of winning, to inform Johnston Community College Foundation of their acceptance. If the Grand Prize winner is unable to be contacted or located after a period of Sixty (60) calendar days from the draw date of 2017 Johnston Community College Foundation Raffle drawing, the prize or the 25% cash winnings will be deemed to have been donated to Johnston Community College Foundation to fund the activities of the organization. 

Taxes and Regulations

Grand Prize Winner will be responsible for taxes, title, and fees associated with the Raffle Prize and is solely responsible for tax of 25% the value of the Raffle Prize MSRP. Raffle Grand Prize MSRP equals $90,288.00 USD. Tax estimate corresponds to a value of $22,572.00 USD. Grand Prize winner will be responsible for other tax requirements such as income or excise taxes, fees, assessments and like charges associated with the prize.

Waiver/Limitation of Liability

Ticket purchasers, by participating (and winner, by entering 2017 Johnston Community College Foundation Car Raffle) release and waive any claims against Johnston Community College Foundation and its respective board, staff, committee members, sponsors, volunteers and service agencies and each of their respective directors, officers, partners, employees and agents, including advertising, public relations, direct marketing and promotion agencies, for any and all liability with respect to participation in the promotion and possession or use of the prize awarded and also acknowledge that they did not receive any representations, warranty or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to any prize, including but not limited to its quality, mechanical condition or fitness.  Any liability of Johnston Community College Foundation shall be limited to ticket price paid and in the case of any dispute, Johnston Community College Foundation decision shall be final.  Johnston Community College Foundation reserves the right to modify or amend the 2017 Johnston Community College Foundation Car Raffle official rules and regulations without notice at any time.  For access to online entry and official rules and regulations, visit website www.johnstoncc.edu/rd/CarRaffle.

End of Official Raffle Rules and Regulations

JCC Foundation, Inc.
PO Box 2350
245 College Road
Smithfield, NC 27577