Frequently Asked Questions
Each entrant, by entering the Raffle, agrees to abide by all of the rules and conditions contained herein, as well as all applicable local, state, and federal laws and regulations. The entrant further agrees to release GroundWork group (and its directors, officers, agents, funders, and employees) from any and all liability with respect to all aspects of the Raffle including, but not limited to, the selection process. The Raffle is open to any eligible person residing in the United States and a state where the Raffle is not prohibited. Entrants must be 18 years of age or older to participate.
No employee of GroundWork group, or immediate family member of the employee, shall be permitted to purchase tickets to the raffle or win any prizes. For purposes of this Raffle, “immediate family” is defined as the employee and his/her spouse and children.
PURCHASE OF A RAFFLE TICKET IS NOT A TAX-DEDUCTIBLE DONATION. The cost to purchase a single entry ("Ticket") for the Raffle is $100 (U.S. Funds only). Ticket purchases are non-refundable. Any entrant may purchase more than one ticket.
Each ticket can be allocated to a different charity if the ticket purchaser wishes to donate tickets. During the ticket purchasing process, there will be an opportunity to nominate a nonprofit on the ticket as the beneficiary. The name allocated on the ticket by the purchaser is considered the sole beneficiary of any prizes won by the ticket, regardless of the purchaser.
An entrant may enter the Raffle by purchasing a ticket over the Internet from our secure website at www.supercar4charity.org through GroundWork group, 445 Hutchinson Ave, Suite 850, Columbus, Ohio, 43235. Ticket payment can be made with VISA, MasterCard, Discover Card, or American Express. If an entrant's payment is dishonored by the bank for any reason, the entrant's ticket will be declared invalid. Completed ticket entry forms must be in the possession of GroundWork group by raffle drawing at on December 28th, by 11:59 a.m
All Tickets will be recorded on a first come, first served basis. Any payments (including payments previously dishonored) received after closure of the Raffle will be returned to the entrant. Upon receipt of a completed registration form and valid payment, a Ticket with assigned drawing number will be issued and delivered through a valid email address collected at time of ticket purchase.
A maximum of 7,500 Raffle Tickets for the Raffle will be sold. A minimum of 2,500 Raffle Tickets must be sold in order for the Grand Prize and additional prizes described below to be awarded. If less than 2,500 Raffle Tickets are sold, the Raffle will be converted to a cash prize on a 50/50 basis, with the winner receiving 50% of the net proceeds derived from the sale of Raffle Tickets, and GroundWork group retaining 50% of the net proceeds derived from the sale of the Raffle Tickets.
The odds of winning the Grand Prize, Second Prize, and Third Prize are dependent upon the number of Raffle Tickets sold. If all 7,500 Raffle Tickets are sold, the odds of winning are 1 in 7500.
The Raffle will begin at 8:00 a.m. EST on June 15, 2018 and will end at the earlier of 11:59 AM EST on December 28, 2018, or the time and date when the 7500th raffle ticket is sold (the period between such dates herein the “Raffle Period”). The raffle drawing will be held on December 28, 2018.
The Raffle Drawing will be the drawing for the grand prize, second place and third place prize. There will be Monthly Prize Drawings throughout the raffle period that will not affect the chances of a ticket winning the grand prize, second place prize or third place prize.
Grand Prize Description
The Grand Prize is a red 2018 Acura NSX, valued at $168,800. The winner must negotiate directly with the dealership for any additional accessories, add-ons, or additional warranties that do not come standard with the original vehicle. GroundWork group will not act as agent on behalf of the winner in ordering any additional vehicle accessories or options not included with the original vehicle.
GroundWork group also offers the Grand Prize Winner the option of selecting an alternative, All-Cash Grand Prize. The All-Cash Grand Prize is $125,000. All withholding is the responsibility of the Grand Prize Winner.
PLEASE NOTE: There will be showings of the grand prize at car shows, local events, and businesses for ticket sales. As a result, the vehicle will be given to the winner with more miles driven than a car coming directly from the manufacturer and will be subject to some wear and tear. The vehicle will contain portions of the original manufacture warranty coverage. The vehicle will be properly transported and stored in attempt to prevent damage or mechanical malfunctions. Additionally, while the vehicle is brand-new, the initial title will be issued to GroundWork group during the raffle period.
Grand Prize Collection
The Grand Prize winner must pick up the vehicle in Columbus, Ohio within 90 days after the winner is announced. If the winner cannot be reached for a period of 30 days after the winner is drawn, the winner forfeits the prize. The winner, at his or her sole expense, may choose to have the vehicle shipped to another location for final delivery. The winner is responsible for making any and all such arrangements. GroundWork group will not act as an agent on behalf of the winner in arranging final transportation.
All prize winners are responsible for all costs associated with title, registration, licensing, and other applicable fees associated with their respective prizes, as well as for all local, state and federal taxes, including, but not limited to, all luxury, special and income taxes that may be applicable.
Winners will be required to provide GroundWork group with a valid social security number and must complete all IRS and similar forms requested by GroundWork group prior to pick up of their prize. The winner will also be required to remit a check to the GroundWork group equal to 25% of the fair market value of the grand prize ($168,800) minus the amount of the wager ($100). Failure to do so within 30 days of request shall result in an automatic forfeiture of such winner's prize.
Second Place Prize
The second place prize is a private jet trip for the winner and 6 additional persons. The trip is round trip with the destination less than 2 hours one way from origination. Scheduling must be made in advance and is subject to blackout dates normally associated with high volume holiday dates.
GroundWork group also offers the Second Place Winner the option of selecting an alternative, All-Cash Second Place prize. The All-Cash Second Place Prize is $15,000. All withholding is the responsibility of the Second Place Prize Winner.
Winners will be required to provide GroundWork group with a valid social security number and must complete all IRS and similar forms requested by GroundWork group prior to pick up of their prize. The winner will also be required to remit a check to the GroundWork group equal to 25% of the fair market value of the second place prize ($25,000) minus the amount of the wager ($100). Failure to do so within 30 days of request shall result in an automatic forfeiture of such winner's prize.
Third Place Prize
The third place prize is a cycling vacation for two with Trek Travel to Cinque Terre, Italy. The Trek Travel luxury cycling package includes hotel accommodations, meals, fitted bike, and local tours. The prize does not include airfare. Scheduling must be made in advance and is subject to availability. Current availability can be reviewed at https://trektravel.com/trip/cinque-terre-bike-tour/#dates-prices. The prize will be a certificate from Trek Travel which may be used for an alternative tour of equal of lower cost. No cash refunds will be provider for a tour of lesser value. Prize winner may elect a higher priced tour but will be required to pay the difference in price.
GroundWork group also offers the Third Place Winner the option of selecting an alternative, All-Cash Second Place prize. The All-Cash Second Place Prize is $6,000. All withholding is the responsibility of the Second Place Prize Winner.
Winners will be required to provide GroundWork group with a valid social security number and must complete all IRS and similar forms requested by GroundWork group prior to pick up of their prize. The winner will also be required to remit a check to the GroundWork group equal to 25% of the fair market value of the third place prize ($10,000) minus the amount of the wager ($100). Failure to do so within 30 days of request shall result in an automatic forfeiture of such winner's prize.
Monthly Prize Drawings
During each month that falls in the raffle period, there will be a drawing from the tickets currently in GroundWork groups' possession for a 10.5-inch iPad Pro (Wi-Fi + Cellular 256GB). Any purchaser who has up to that date purchased 2 OR MORE TICKETS will be eligible for the monthly raffle.
Additionally, one Apple iPad Pro per month will also be given to a charity supported by GroundWork group. The charity will be chosen by GroundWork group each month. GroundWork group does not provide any warranties, expressed or implied, on the devices rewarded. Each device will be sold in sealed manufacturer packaging and will contain the manufacturer warranty. The prize winners will be responsible for picking up their prize or having the prize shipped to their location, no later than 30 days after the winner has been announced.
Each drawing will occur on the last day of each month at 12:00 p.m. at the GroundWork group Headquarters, located at 445 Hutchinson Ave, Suite 850, Columbus, Ohio, 43235.
Winning a Monthly Prize does not affect your chances to win the Grand Prize, Second Place Prize or Third Place Prize.
Authority and Control
GroundWork group’s interpretation and application of the rules and regulations listed on the FAQ's page of the Super Car for Charity website, and all other listings of raffle rules shall be considered final. The decision made by GroundWork group shall be final in all matters concerning the raffle. The raffle will be governed by the conditions contained through these rules and regulations, as well as all applicable local, state and federal laws and regulations.
The GroundWork group reserves the right to cancel or modify the Car Raffle.
Winner agrees to the use of his/her name, address, photograph or video tape likeness and/or statements for publicity purposes without any further compensation.
All personal information collected by GroundWork group will be used for administration of the raffle and informing you of the raffle events or other events associated with GroundWork group. We will not sell your personal information to any third party organizations. GroundWork group may obligated to share contact information with our partners and sponsors.
All raffles are governed by the IRS and all winnings are subject to a 25% federal tax withholding. The IRS requires all charities to collect the 25% federal tax and turn it over to the IRS before releasing the prize or cash. The cost of the raffle ticket ($100) will be reduced from the value of the prize or cash before calculating the 25% tax. State and local tax, if applicable, will not be withheld from either the cash or non-cash prizes. GroundWork group does not keep any percentage of the tax collected.
At the end of the year the winner will receive a Form W-2G which specifies the amount of the winnings, along with the amount of tax withheld. The Winner will be responsible for submitting Form W-2G when filing their individual income tax return.
GroundWork group reserves the right to donate raffle tickets to charities or sponsors for their support.
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