#CitiGiving Golf Sweepstakes

#CitiGiving Golf Sweepstakes

From August 9th until August 12th, 2018, Citi is giving eligible New York, New Jersey and Connecticut individuals the chance to win two free tickets to a round of golf featuring Justin Thomas** on August 20th, 2018 in Westchester, NY. There are two ways to enter.

In addition to every entry, Citi will donate enough for @nokidhungry to provide 10 meals, up to 50,000 meals, with every use of the hashtag #CitiGiving.

Prize Includes: Two (2) tickets to a golf outing featuring Justin Thomas** on Monday, August 20th, 2018.

  • One round of golf (18 holes). Justin Thomas will be stationed at one (1) hole (as determined by the Sponsor or Justin Thomas) and will play that hole with the winners and guests.
  • A Justin Thomas autographed item (as determined by the Sponsor or Justin Thomas).
  • Dinner and a Q&A with Justin Thomas.

**Justin Thomas will be at the event from 1:00 - 7:00PM and will play one hole with each group.

The #CitiGiving Golf Sweepstakes
Official Rules

Sweepstakes Period: The #CitiGiving Golf Sweepstakes (the "Sweepstakes") begins at 9:00:00 AM Eastern Time ("ET") on August 8, 2018, and ends at 11:59:59 PM ET on August 12, 2018 ("Sweepstakes Period"). For purposes of this Sweepstakes, a "day" is defined as a 24-hour period, beginning at 12:00:00 AM ET and ending at 11:59:59 PM ET except for the first day of the Sweepstakes where a day is defined as beginning at 9:00:00 AM ET and ending at 11:59:59 PM ET. The Sponsor's computer, or that of its designee, runs the official clock for the Sweepstakes and will solely determine the time by which an entry is received.

Eligibility: Sweepstakes is open to all citizens or resident aliens of New York, New Jersey and Connecticut, who are at least eighteen (18) years of age or older at the time of entry with a valid U.S. taxpayer identification number ("Entrant"). Non-resident aliens are not eligible to enter or win. Employees and consultants of Citibank N.A. ("Sponsor"), Superfly Productions, LLC ("Superfly") and any of their respective parent companies, related subsidiaries and affiliated companies, prize suppliers, and advertising and promotion agencies including Marden-Kane, Inc ("Administrator") and each of their immediate family members (spouse, parents, children, siblings, and their respective spouses regardless where they live) and individuals living in the same households of the above, whether or not related, as well as individuals who are employed by any local, state or federal government office or agency, elected officials and individuals listed on the OFAC Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked Persons (SDN) List are not eligible to enter or win a prize. Each entrant, by participating in the Sweepstakes, agrees to be bound by these Official Rules and the Sponsor's decisions, which are final and binding in all matters. Void in Puerto Rico and where prohibited or restricted by law. The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations.

How To Enter: To enter the Sweepstakes, you'll first need to become a registered user of www.Twitter.com ("Twitter") or log into your Twitter account. Once you become a member and/log in, your account must be set to "public" and you must become a follower of @Citibank, if you are not already. If you do not have an account, go to www.twitter.com to create one. Twitter accounts are free. By submitting your information and creating an account, you agree to the Twitter terms of use and privacy notice. If you do not agree to these terms of use and privacy notice, you cannot create a Twitter account, or participate in this Sweepstakes. You can return your account to "private" and/or unfollow @Citibank any time after the winner announcement.

To Enter: During the Sweepstakes Period, send a tweet or retweet from a single Twitter account that conforms to the Entry Requirements.

Entry Requirements:

  1. Twitter user must follow @Citibank.
  2. Twitter account must be set to public.
  3. Post a tweet using the hashtags #CitiGiving and #Sweepstakes
  4. Or
    Retweet the following tweet from @Citibank:
    • Follow @Citibank & RT/tweet using #CitiGiving AND #Sweepstakes & we'll donate enough for @nokidhungry to provide 10 meals, up to 50K-PLUS you could win 2 tix to a golf outing w @justinthomas34 ⛳️🙌 NoPurNec. 18+, US-NY, NJ, CT only, ends 8/12. Rules: https://on.citi/JustinThomas
  5. Tweet and/or retweet must be sent from one Twitter account only. Multiple accounts may not be used and anyone found to use multiple accounts to enter will be ineligible.

For each hashtag #CitiGiving #Sweepstakes during the Sweepstakes Period, Citi will pledge 10 meals (up to a maximum of 50,000 meals) to @nokidhungry.

Limit one (1) entry per person/Twitter account per day. Entries that do not comply with these Official Rules, as determined in Sponsor's sole discretion, will be disqualified from the Sweepstakes. If the Sponsor determines that the content of the entry is obscene, offensive, or inappropriate or violates or infringes on the rights of any third party, the entry will not be eligible for any prize consideration and may be withdrawn from the Sweepstakes at any time at the sole discretion of the Sponsor

The name of the person submitting the entry must be the authorized account holder of such Twitter account, otherwise the entry may be deemed void. In the event of a dispute over the identity of a potential winner, the entry will be declared made by the authorized holder of the Twitter account used for entry, and potential winner may be required to provide identification sufficient to show that he/she is the authorized account holder of such Twitter account. It is the sole responsibility of the entrant to notify the Sponsor in writing if the entrant changes his or her Twitter account during the Sweepstakes Period. Proof of submission of entry does not constitute proof of receipt of entry. All entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be returned to entrant. Each entry submission must be manually key stroked and manually entered by the individual entrant; automated and/or repetitive electronic submission of entries (including, but not limited to, entries made using any script, macro, bot or sweepstakes service) will be disqualified and transmissions from these accounts or related e-mail or IP addresses may be blocked.

Random Drawing: A random drawing to select two (2) potential Grand Prize winners will be conducted on or about August 13, 2018 from among all eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes Period by the Administrator, who is an independent judging organization and whose decisions are final and binding in all matters relating to the Sweepstakes. Subject to verification of eligibility and compliance with these Official Rules, the potential winners will be declared the official winners of the Sweepstakes.

Winner Notification and Verification: The Sponsor will contact potential Grand Prize winners via either a private message to the potential winner's Twitter account or by reply from @Citibank to the potential winner's Tweet to the potential winner's Twitter Account on or about August 13, 2018. The potential winners will be required to respond to the direction in the message within 12 hours with full contact information. Potential winners may be required to complete and sign an Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability Release and Declaration of Compliance; where legal, a Publicity Release (collectively the "Affidavit") which must be returned within twenty-four (24) hours of prize notification date or the potential winner may be disqualified. In the event that any potential winner cannot be contacted, or the failure to timely return any documents requested, return of prize or prize notification as undeliverable, or noncompliance with these Official Rules, or the potential winner declines the prize for any reason will result in such potential winner being disqualified and the prize will be forfeited. Sponsor shall have no further obligation to a potential winner who is disqualified and an alternate potential winner may be selected from among all remaining eligible entries received, at Sponsor's discretion, time permitting.

Prizes/Odds: Two (2) Grand Prize Winners: Each Grand Prize Winner and one (1) guest per winner will participate in a Citi Golf Outing Event (the "Event") on August 20, 2018 at the Quaker Ridge Golf Club in Westchester, NY. Golf event includes:

  • One round of golf (18 holes). Justin Thomas will be stationed at one (1) hole (as determined by the Sponsor or Justin Thomas) and will play that hole with the winners and guests.
  • A Justin Thomas autographed item (as determined by the Sponsor or Justin Thomas).
  • Dinner and a Q&A with Justin Thomas.

Approximate Retail Value ("ARV"): $400.00 each. Winner(s) must be available to attend the golf outing on date specified by Sponsor (August 20, 2018) or forfeit the prize. Transportation to/from the outing, lodging and parking fees are not included. Total ARV of all prizes is: $800.00.

The odds of winning a prize depend on the total number of eligible entries received for the Sweepstakes Period. No cash equivalents, transfers or substitution of a prize permitted except at the sole discretion of the Sponsor, who reserve the right to substitute a prize (or portion thereof) of comparable or greater value, at its sole discretion. Prize or any of it's individual components may not be transferred or sold unless Sponsor, in its sole discretion, gives prior written permission. Each Winner is responsible for the payment of all taxes on the prize as well as any costs and expenses associated with prize acceptance and use not specified herein as being provided. In no event will more prizes be awarded than those listed in these Official Rules. Decisions of the Administrator will be final and binding on all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. All prize details are at Sponsor's sole discretion. Limit one (1) prize per person/Twitter account/household.

Additional Conditions of Prize:

  • Grand Prize will be forfeited if winner is not available on date specified by Sponsor (currently planned for August 20, 2018; date subject to change at Sponsor discretion).
  • Winner will be required to show proper photo identification to enter the Event.
  • Guest must be eighteen (18) years of age or older.
  • Grand Prize does not include transportation, lodging, parking and/or any other fees associated with attending the Event other than those detailed above.
  • Sponsor is not responsible if winner should be delayed and/or miss the Event for any reason.
  • Sponsor and On-Site Staff reserve the right to remove or to deny entry to winner and/or his/her guest who engage in a non-sportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person at the event. Sponsor will not be responsible for weather conditions, Acts of God, acts of terrorism, civil disturbances, work stoppage or any other natural disaster outside their control that may cause the cancellation or postponement of the event.
  • Complete terms and conditions of the Event (such as required arrival time, tee off time, etc) will be furnished with prize notification. Other restrictions may apply.
  • Should Justin Thomas not be available to attend the Event for any reason whatsoever, including but not limited to scheduling conflicts, cancellations, postponements, an event of force majeure, or for any other reason, then the Sponsor shall have no liability or further obligation to the winner other than to supply the remaining components of the Prize as described, with no further compensation being paid in exchange therefore.

Publicity: Except where prohibited, participation in the Sweepstakes constitutes each winner's consent to Sponsor's and its designees' use of winner's name, Twitter user name, likeness, photograph (including, without limitation, Twitter profile photo), opinions, hometown and state for advertising, promotional and other purposes, in any manner, in any and all media, now or hereafter devised, worldwide in perpetuity, without further payment or consideration, notification or permission.

Ownership of Entry & Grant of Rights: By participating in the Sweepstakes, and to the extent allowed by law, entrants grant the Sponsor, and its designees, licensees, assigns and successors (collectively, "Licensed Parties") a non-exclusive, perpetual, sublicensable, royalty-free license to edit, modify, cut, rearrange, add to, delete from, copy, reproduce, translate, adapt, publish, broadcast, exploit, use, and reuse (without limitation as to when or to the number of times used) the entry and the content of, and elements embodied in the entry, including any names, social media handles, locations, and likenesses (including, without limitation, Twitter profile photo), in any and all media, whether now existing or hereafter devised, throughout the world, and in any manner, for advertising, promotional, commercial, or any other purposes without further review, notice, approval, consideration, or compensation to entrant or any third party.

Conditions of Entry: Electronically reproduced, mechanically reproduced, illegible, incomplete or inaccurate entries are void. Sponsor, Superfly, Justin Thomas, Quaker Ridge Golf Club, and their respective parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, divisions, advertising and promotion agencies, Marden-Kane, Inc., Twitter, Inc., and all of their officers, directors, shareholders, employees, representatives and agents (collectively "Releasees") are not responsible for: (i) incorrect or inaccurate transcription of entry information, or for any human, typographical, printing or other errors, (ii) technical malfunctions, lost/delayed data transmission, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, line failures of any telephone network, computer equipment, software, inability to access any online service or web site, or any other error or malfunction, or any injury or damage to entrant's or any other person's computer related to or resulting from participation or downloading any materials in this Sweepstakes, (iii) or for late, lost, stolen, illegible, damaged, incomplete, inaccurate, undelivered, delayed or misdirected entries, tweets, retweets or direct messages, for any reason, including computer, telephone, paper transfer, or process any transaction thereon, (iv) other errors or problems which may occur in connection with the administration of the Sweepstakes, the processing of entries, the announcement of the prizes or in any Sweepstakes related materials. Entry materials that have been tampered with or altered are void. If, in the Administrator's opinion there is any suspected or actual evidence of electronic or non-electronic tampering with any portion of this Sweepstakes, or if technical difficulties compromise the integrity of this Sweepstakes, the Administrator reserves the right to disqualify any individual (and void his/her entry and/or prevent him/her from future entry), and/or who tampers with the entry process and/or who is acting in violation of these Official Rules modify or cancel or terminate this Sweepstakes, in whole or in part, at any time without notice and award the prizes in a random drawing from among all non-suspect eligible entries received as of the termination date or as otherwise deemed fair and appropriate by Sponsor. Caution: Any attempt by an entrant or any other individual to deliberately damage any online service or web site or undermine the legitimate operation of this Sweepstakes may be a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made, the Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages (including attorneys' fees) and/or other remedies from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Sponsor's failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that or any other provision. Sponsor reserves the right to modify prize award procedures at its discretion.

Disputes and Limitation of Liability: By participating in the Sweepstakes, except where prohibited, entrants agree: [1] to release, indemnify and hold harmless Releasees and each of their respective agents, representatives, officers, directors, shareholders and employees from and against any injuries, losses, damages, claims, actions and any liability of any kind resulting from or arising from participation in the Sweepstakes or acceptance, possession, use, misuse or nonuse of the prize (including any travel or travel-related activity thereto) that may be awarded; [2] any and all disputed, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes or any Sweepstakes prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by within the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York or the appropriate New York State Court located in Queens County, New York; [3] any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this Sweepstakes, and in no event will entrant be permitted to obtain attorneys' fees or other legal costs; and [4] under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, indirect, punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. This Sweepstakes and these Official Rules shall be interpreted in accordance with the laws of the State of New York without regard to its principles of conflicts of law.

Privacy: Information collected from entrants is used only for the purpose of the prize drawings and to notify winners, and will not be re-used, sold or shared in any manner by Sponsor or any third parties unless entrant has opted-in to receive additional information and marketing or promotional material from Sponsor or a third party.

Who Won: To request the names of the winners, send an e-mail with the subject line: "The #CitiGiving Golf Sweepstakes" to winners@mkpromosource.com. Requests must be received no later than September 12, 2018. The list will be sent when the drawing has been conducted and the winners verified.

Sponsor: Citibank N.A., One Court Square, Long Island City, NY 11120.

Administrator: Marden-Kane, Inc., 575 Underhill Blvd., Ste. 222, Syosset, NY 11791.

Twitter is a registered trademark of Twitter, Inc. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding the Sweepstakes are to be directed to Sponsor, at the address above, not Twitter. TWITTER, TWEET, RETWEET and the Twitter logo are trademarks of Twitter, Inc. or its affiliates.

Justin Thomas and Quaker Ridge Golf Club are not sponsors of the Sweepstakes and are not associated with the administration or execution of the Sweepstakes in any way.

©Copyright 2018 Marden-Kane Inc. All rights reserved. Entrants are hereby authorized to copy these Official Rules on the condition that it will be for the entrant's personal use only.