Illinois Public Media Giveaway Contest Rules


How to Enter

Enter the Giveaway by making a donation or by submitting your first and last name, home address, email address and phone number. Entries may be made by making a gift at and clicking here to enter drawing without making a gift. No purchase or pledge necessary.


Anyone 18 years of age or older can enter the Giveaway except employees of Illinois Public Media and its related organizations, and family members currently living in their household. Void where prohibited by law.  

Selection and Notification of Winner

The designated number of winners will be noted in the Giveaway description. Winners will be selected by a random drawing within 5 days of the contest deadline and notified by email. One winner per household. If contact information is requested from winner and the winner does not respond by the deadline indicated in the email notification, the prize will be released to another winner. The chances of winning are dependent upon the number of entries. A list with the winners' names will be kept on file at Illinois Public Media and are available by emailing  


By participating in Giveaways, participants agree to the Official Rules, and that IPM, its agents and employees will have no liability whatsoever for any injuries, losses, or damages of any kind resulting from their use of the prize or their participation in the Giveaway. Prize is nontransferable and cannot be exchanged for cash. There can be no substitutions for a prize. Illinois Pubic Media may use winners’ names for publicity purposes without further compensation. Taxes and expenses as a result of winning each prize are solely the responsibility of the winner. Illinois Public Media will not disclose any address, phone number, or email contact information without permission from the contest entrants unless otherwise noted in the Giveaway description.


Restrictions may apply. One entry per person. Anyone who enters multiple times may be disqualified.