Amazon Gift Card Contest

Sun Life Walk to Cure Diabetes for JDRF Fundraising Amazon Gift Card Contest


The Sun Life Walk to Cure Diabetes for JDRF Amazon Gift Card Contest (the “Contest”) is sponsored by the Sun Life Walk to Cure Diabetes for JDRF event and Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (the “Sponsor”). To enter participants are required to be a registered participant for the Walk and fundraise a minimum of $50 online by  April 25, 2019.

There are (5) Amazon Gift Card prizes (each, a “Prize”) available to be won nationally (1 per region). JDRF Regions are referred to as (1) BC & Yukon, (2) Alberta and Northwest Territories, (3) Prairies – Saskatchewan and Manitoba, (4) Central Ontario, (5) Quebec and Atlantic . Void where prohibited by law.

The contest period for the Amazon Gift Card contest starts on January 18, 2019 at 12:00 a.m. EST and ends at 11:59 p.m. EST on April 25, 2019 (the “Contest Period”).


The Sponsor is open to all Canadian Residents of Canada who:

  1. have reached the age of majority in their province of residence or, if under the age of majority in their province of residence, who have a parent or legal guardian who is willing to accept the Prize and Contest rules and regulations for and on behalf of such participant in the event that they win a Prize; and
  2. are not (i) employees or agents of the Sponsor and their parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, distributors, advertising and promotion agencies; (ii) individuals engaged in the development, production or distribution of materials for the Promotion; and (iii) persons who are in the immediate family of any person in any of the preceding categories (including mother, father, sister, brother, daughter, son, spouse, grandmother, grandfather, children or grandchildren), regardless of where they live; or persons who reside in the same household, whether related or not, as any person in any of the preceding categories.


There is no purchase necessary to enter the Contest. Participants must register in the Sun Life Walk to Cure Diabetes for JDRF and fundraise a minimum of $50 online to their individual fundraising for their event (the “Event”) by April 25, 2019 and be entered to win one (1) of five (5) Prizes.

In the event of a dispute, all participants shall deemed to be the owner of the email account that is listed on the personal fundraising campaign registration required to enter the Contest.


There are five (5) Prizes to be won in the Contest, consisting of five (5) Amazon Gift Cards,  retail value of $100.00 each. The following applies to the Prize:

  1. the Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value if the stated Prize or Prizes become unavailable for reasons not related to the winner;
  2. any costs or expenses incurred by the winner in claiming or using their Prize will be the responsibility of the winner;
  3. the Prize must be accepted as awarded and is not redeemable for cash or any other prize;
  4. the Prize is non-exchangeable, non-transferable and will only be awarded to the winner;
  5. each winner is required to answer a mathematical skill testing question before being awarded the Prize; and
  6. JDRF will cover the shipping costs of the Prize to addresses within Canada only.


The odds of winning are based on the number of eligible entries received within the Contest Period for the applicable region.


To determine the winner of each Prize, eligible participants will be entered into a random draw, one draw for each JDRF region. The draws to select the five 5 individual winners of each Prize will take place on May 3, 2019 at 235 Yorkland Blvd, Suite 600, Toronto, Ontario M2J 4Y8 (the “Prize Draw”).

The Winners will be notified by phone and email within seven (7) days of the draws.  The winners will be announced before May 10, 2019 In order to receive the Prize and prior to receiving the Prize, Promotion winners must:

  1. contact JDRF to receive the Prize by December 1, 2019;
  2. correctly answer, unaided, a mathematical, time-limited, skills testing question; and
  3. sign a release form confirming acceptance of the Prize as awarded and releasing the Sponsor and its affiliates from any liability relating to the Prize.

The Sponsor will make three attempts to contact selected entrants. If such attempts are unsuccessful, or if the selected entrant does not respond by December 1, 2019, the selected entrant will forfeit his or her Prize and another entrant will be selected.


  1. By entering into the Contest, subject to applicable law, any Prize winner agrees to allow the free use of their name and image for publicity and news purposes during this and future contests or promotions by the Sun Life Walk to Cure Diabetes for JDRF event and its sponsors.
  2. The Sun Life Walk to Cure Diabetes for JDRF and the Sponsor accept no responsibility for any damage, loss, liabilities, injury or disappointment incurred or suffered by you as a result of entering the Contest or accepting the Prize.
  3. Subject to the approval of the Quebec RĂ©gie des alcools, des courses et des jeux, the Sun Life Walk to Cure Diabetes for JDRF and the Sponsor reserve the right at any time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, this Contestwith or without prior notice due to reasons outside their reasonable control (including, without limitation, in the case of anticipated, suspected or actual fraud).
  4. The decision of Sun Life Walk to Cure Diabetes for JDRF and the Sponsor in all matters relating to the Contest is final and binding and no correspondence will be entered into.
  5. The Sun Life Walk to Cure Diabetes for JDRF and the Sponsor assume no responsibility or liability for lost, late, incomplete or misdirected entries, for any error, omission, interruption, defect or delay in computer systems used to enter the Contest, for any other communications with Contest entrants, and are not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information submitted to the JDRF website. Sun Life Walk to Cure Diabetes for JDRF and the Sponsor assume no liability for any loss or damage, in the event that the Contest is modified or terminated for any reason.
  6. If, as a result of an error relating to the entry process, drawing or any other aspect of the Contest, there are more potential winners of prizes than contemplated in the contest rules, there will be a random draw amongst all eligible Prize claimants after the contest closing date to award the Prizes.
  7. In the event of any discrepancy or inconsistency between the rules and regulations of this Contest and disclosure or other statements contained in any contest-related materials, including but not limited to the contest entry form, or point of sale, television, print or online advertising, the rules and regulations of this Contest shall prevail, govern and control.


By entering the Contest, entrants consent to the Sponsor’s collection, use and disclosure of their personal information, as the Sponsor deem necessary, to facilitate the administration of the Contest, contacting selected entrants, awarding and delivering the prizes to the Winners and promoting the Contest and the Sponsor’s related registration activities.

By entering the Contest, participants agree to be bound by theseContest rules and regulations. Each participant also agrees that, if he or she is declared a Winner, the Sponsor may use his/her name, city of residence and/or photograph, without compensation, in any future publicity in connection with the Contest and the Sponsor’s related registration activities.


All intellectual property, including but not limited to trade-marks, trade-names, logos, designs, promotional materials, web pages, source codes, drawings, illustrations, slogans and representations are owned by the Sponsor, and their respective affiliates, as applicable. All rights are reserved. Unauthorized copying or use of any copyrighted material or intellectual property without the express written consent of its owner is strictly prohibited.