VISA Gift Card Sweepstakes Terms and Conditions
Legion members who refer another person to join the Legion will be entered in a draw for a $500 Canada Post Visa gift card for the winning member AND a $500 Canada Post Visa gift card for the new member they referred.
The Canada Post VISA Gift Card Sweepstakes is a member sweepstakes offered through The Royal Canadian Legion National Headquarters (Legion Headquarters). The winning member will share the prize with the new member they referred.
The Canada Post VISA Gift Card Sweepstakes runs from 00:01 hr Eastern Standard Time, January 11, 2021 through 23:59 Eastern Standard Time, April 30, 2021.
The Canada Post VISA Gift Card Sweepstakes is open to Royal Canadian Legion members who are in good standing for the 2021 membership year by January 31, 2021. A member in good standing means a member who is not under suspension or is not in arrears in payment of dues. Paid employees of The Royal Canadian Legion at any level are not eligible to participate.
Entry into the Sweepstakes
To be eligible for the sweepstake, a member in good standing for the 2021 year must:
- refer an eligible family or friend to join the Legion as a new or reinstated member; and
- ensure the referred individual completes their registration online at legion.ca/join-us or by phone at 855-330-3344, using the promo code REFER in theirapplication, by 23:59 EST April 30, 2021; and
- ensure the referred individual, if selected through the sweepstakes random draw and contacted by Legion Headquarters, indicates the Legion member that referred them to join the Legion
One (1) entry per eligible member for every new member they refer who successfully joins the Legion, and uses the promotion code REFER.
The odds of winning depend on the number of new members referred through this promotion as of 23:59 Eastern Standard Time, April 30, 2021.
Collection of information
All personal information collected through this sweepstakes will be used by Legion Headquarters for the purposes of administering the sweepstakes, administering memberships and communicating with members about their membership, and may be used internally by the Legion at the national, provincial and branch levels for administration purposes and for the other purposes provided in its Privacy Statement at legion.ca/legal.
The complete sweepstakes prize is a $500 Canada Post Visa gift card for the winning member AND a $500 Canada Post Visa gift card for the new member they referred.
One (1) winner will be chosen by a random draw on May 3, 2021 of all new or reinstated members who joined online through legion.ca/join-us or by phone at 855-330-3344 between January 11, 2021 and April 30, 2021, and included the promo code REFER on their online registration form.
Only the referred new member will be contacted, using the contact information provided on their member profile at Legion Headquarters. The new member will have until May 7, 2021 to confirm they were referred to the Legion, and the name of the member who referred them. The eligible referring member will have until May 12, 2021 to accept the prize. If the prize is not accepted by 23:59 Eastern Standard Time, May 12, 2021, another entry will be will be chosen by a random draw on May 13, 2021 for that prize offering and the winning member will have until May 17, 2021 to confirm acceptance of the prize. If a prize is not accepted by 23:59 EST, May 17, 2021, the prize will be forfeited.
The winning referring member and their new referred member agree that Legion Headquarters may use their first name and last initial, image and/or voice for advertising purposes related to the sweepstakes free of charge.