The Vespa Club of America is excited to announce our 2018 donation drive. For the first time ever, your donations to the Vespa Club of America (a registered 501(c)7 organization) earn you chances to win a BRAND NEW 2018 Vespa Primavera 150cc scooter!
Donations can be made online through our partner RallyUp or through the Vespa Club of America website. For those who prefer to make a cash donation, raffle tickets will be available at Vespa Club of America sponsored events such as our Spring Membership Drive and the 2018 Amerivespa rally in Richmond, Virginia.
Each donation earns you a chance to win, the more you donate, the higher your chances of winning! Help the VCOA achieve our goal to raise funds for the benefit of our club and to fulfill our mission by participating in the 2018 donation drive!
Donate $5 to the Vespa Club of America for a single (1) entry in the drawing.
Donate $20 to the Vespa Club of America for five (5) entries in the drawing.
A winner will be chosen at random at the 2018 Amerivespa rally. Winner does NOT need to be present in order to win (we will not be "burning" tickets - only ONE ticket will be drawn.)* Good luck - may the odds be ever in your favor!
GRAND PRIZE. The grand prize is a 2018 Vespa Primavera 150cc Scooter. There is only one grand prize to be awarded. The total value of the grand prize is $5,099. The scooter will be displayed at the 2018 Amerivespa rally and will, as a result, be subject to some minor wear and tear. Value of the prize is stated in U.S. currency. Taxes, duties, licensing and registration fees are the sole responsibility of the winner.
HOW TO ENTER. The 2018 Vespa Primavera Sweepstakes begins January 1, 2018. Official raffle ticket entry stubs accompanied with a donation will be entered automatically at the cumulative rate of one (1) entry for each $5.00 increment of donation to the Vespa Club of America (VCOA). Tickets are individual entries (1 ticket per $5 donation) or are in increments of $20 at a rate of 5 tickets for a $20 donation (e.g. a $20 donation provides five (5) official raffle ticket stub entries, a $40 donation provides ten (10) official raffle tickets). Complete your raffle ticket donation online at RallyUp or in-person at VCOA sponsored events such as the 2018 Amerivespa rally in Richmond or through the Vespa Club of America website. ONLY official & verified raffle tickets will be accepted for entry (no duplicates or photocopies). Donations may be made by Visa, MasterCard, American Express or Discover through RallyUp or www.vespaclubofamerica.com. Donations may also be made by cash at an official Vespa Club of America event. Official raffle tickets may be available in conjunction with other various promotions sponsored by the VCOA.
NO PURCHASE REQUIRED. Official raffle ticket entry stub may be requested and entered without an accompanying donation by sending a stamped self-addressed envelope to:
Vespa Club of America
3022 Bay St
ATTN: Jessica Skinner, Treasurer
Gulf Breeze, FL 32563
limit one (1) mail order raffle ticket per person. Return properly completed official raffle ticket entry stub (one stub per envelope) to:
Vespa Club of America
3022 Bay St
ATTN: Jessica Skinner, Treasurer
Gulf Breeze, FL 32563;
ENTRY DEADLINES. All official raffle ticket entry stubs returned by mail must be postmarked no later than May 1st, 2018. All website, and in-person transactions at the 2018 Amerivespa rally resulting in entry eligibility must be completed no later than June 9, 2018. All other in-person transactions (i.e., at Vespa Club of America hosted and/or sponsored events) resulting in entry eligibility must be completed no later than one (1) hour immediately preceding the actual drawing time, which will be published on the VCOA website. Neither the VCOA, nor any of its employees or affiliates assumes any liability for lost or misdirected entries or entries that are not received by the deadline. By returning the official raffle ticket entry stub, properly completed, you will be deemed to have agreed to abide by these rules.
*WINNER SELECTION AND VERIFICATION. One (1) Grand Prize winner will be selected in a random drawing to be conducted during the 2018 Amerivespa rally event. All prizes will be awarded. Winner will be notified at the rally in person or electronically (email, social media, telephone etc.) as deemed appropriate by an authorized representative of the VCOA. Winner will be required to sign a statement of eligibility and release. If the winner cannot be reached after a reasonable effort has been made, or he or she is found to be ineligible, or he or she does not comply with these rules, such winner will be disqualified and, if applicable, an alternate winner may be selected. By entering this drawing, the winner shall be deemed to have given the Vespa Club of America, or anyone it chooses, the unlimited right and license to use the winner’s name, likeness and photograph for publicity purposes in all media, worldwide, and without further compensation. No substitution of prizes or cash equivalents is permitted at the election of the winner. The VCOA shall have the right to make prize substitutions at its discretion. Winner does not need to be present at the time of drawing to win. Only one ticket will be pulled and that ticket will be considered the winning ticket.
ELIGIBILITY. The sweepstakes is open to individuals who are residents of the United States and 18 years of age or older. Officers of the Vespa Club of America, their respective Boards of Directors, and members of each of their immediate families are not eligible. Void where prohibited or restricted by law.
ODDS. Odds of winning depend upon the number of entries received.
ACCEPTANCE OF PRIZES. Grand Prize winner agrees to take prize from the 2018 Amerivespa rally directly, or make shipping arrangements by the final day of the rally, June 8th, 2018. The Vespa Club of America will not pay for any freight or shipping fees, nor will they pay for any storage needed by the winner. All federal, state and local taxes, laws and regulations apply, and winner shall bear sole responsibility for paying any applicable taxes, tariffs, fees and miscellaneous costs related to the prize which he/she owes at time of receipt of Grand Prize. Winner shall be provided with a Form 1099 IRS tax document for the retail value of the Grand Prize.
GENERAL CONDITIONS / RELEASE. The winner, by acceptance of the Grand Prize, agrees to release the Vespa Club of America (VCOA) and their officers, directors, agents, shareholders, affiliates, suppliers, distributors, and employees from any responsibility or liability in connection with any loss, accident, or death incurred in connection with the receipt, ownership, or use of any prize. The VCOA does not make, nor are responsible for, a warranty or a guarantee with regards to any prize, including but not limited to a warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.
WINNERS. For the name of the winner go to www.vespaclubofamerica.com, and watch VCOA newsletter publications as well as other means of electronic communication from the VCOA. The name will not be released until the winner has been notified.