The giveaway is sponsored by Triad Local First, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization based in Greensboro, North Carolina, with local, independent members in retail shops, real estate agents, insurance brokers, marketing and advertising firms, accountants, dentists, restaurants, farmers, breweries, and more.

Eligibility: The giveaway is open to United States residents who reside in Surry, Stokes, Rockingham, Yadkin, Forsyth, Guilford, Alamance, Davie, Davidson, Caswell, Randolph, and Montgomery Counties, who are at least 18 years of age on the date of entry. The giveaway is void where prohibited. Residents of jurisdictions where this promotion is not permitted, or where Triad Local First would be required to register or be restricted in any other way, are not eligible to win a prize. The giveaway begins 12:00 a.m. ET on 1/01/24 and ends 11:59 p.m. ET on 12/31/24. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. To enter, complete and submit the online pledge form or send an email to TriadLocalFirst.org and include the Giveaway name, “Commit to Buy Local.” 

How to Enter: Persons completing and submitting the pledge to buy local form on www.TriadLocalFirst.org  from January 1, 2024 – December 31, 2024, are eligible to enter the giveaway. It is the responsibility of the person completing the pledge to ensure that Triad Local First has the correct contact phone number and email address in the event their name is drawn as a one of the prize winners.

Non-pledge Entry: No purchase is required to enter the giveaway or to win a prize. Persons not intending to pledge may email TriadLocalFirst@gmail.com and request to be entered into the giveaway. All requests for non-pledge entries must be received no later than December 15, 2024. All entries are non-transferable. Only one entry is permitted per person.

Grand Prize: A maximum prize of twelve (12) prepaid gift cards valued at approximately One Hundred Dollars and No Cents ($100) will be awarded to twelve (12) separate Winners. All cards are subject to individual merchant terms and conditions. Merchants and offers are subject to change. No substitutions. Any questions or problems in connection with redeeming cards must be directed to the merchant.

Selection of Prize Winners: The prize drawing will be conducted by the Triad Local First office under the supervision of two board members, whose decisions are final and binding. Winners will be selected as follows: All eligible entries, including non-pledge entries, received during the Giveaway Period will be combined and one (1) potential prize winners will be selected in a random drawing each month throughout 2024. All entries are non-transferable. The potential prize winners will be notified using the email address and phone number provided with entry on or the end of each month, and may be awarded the prize subject to verification of eligibility and compliance with the terms of these Official Rules. Failure by the potential prize winner to respond within seventy-two (72) hours Official Rules (Rev.2) 04222019 of notification and after the second of two (2) attempts will result in disqualification and an alternate potential prize winner(s) then will be selected in the same manner, from all remaining eligible entries. If Triad Local FIrst is unable to determine and verify a potential prize winner after repeated alternate drawings, Triad Local First reserves the right to not award all prize(s) or all elements of the Prize. No prize in the giveaway will be given in cash or may be redeemable or convertible into cash. Noncompliance with any of the foregoing may result in disqualification and the selection of an alternate grand prize winner name. Triad Local First reserves the right to permanently disqualify any person who it believes has intentionally violated these Official Rules.

Miscellaneous: The odds of winning depend upon the number of eligible entries received according to the eligibility requirements. By entering, participants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and decisions of Triad Local First. By participating in the giveaway, participants agree to release and hold Triad Local First and their employees harmless from any and all losses, damages, rights, claims and actions of any kind in connection with the drawing or the giveaway, or resulting from acceptance, possession or use of any prize, including without limitation, personal injuries, death and property damage, and claims based on publicity rights, defamation or invasions of privacy. Triad Local First reserves the right to change these Official Rules without notice. The conduct of this giveaway is governed by the applicable United States laws, which take precedence over any rule to the contrary herein. Triad Local First will follow the applicable laws for conducting a giveaway. For names of the grand prize winners, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: Triad Local First, 1451 South Elm-Eugene St., Greensboro, NC 27406.