Northern Cares: Call For Entries

All Northern Cares: Call For Entries applications must be submitted by Sunday, May 31, 2020 at 11:59 p.m. EST.

Eligibility

Eligible applicants must meet the following criteria:
  • Must be a registered charity or non-profit organization;
  • Have a form of operations in London, Ontario—such as a head office, charitable initiatives, or a London, Ontario chapter.
  • Northern Cares: Call For Entries is subject to all applicable federal, provincial, and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited.

    Agreement To Terms and Conditions

    By participating, the Applicant, interchangeably referred to as the Organization, agrees to be fully and unconditionally bound by the enclosed Terms and Conditions and all other conditions contained herein, whether express or implied, and represents and warrants that it meets the eligibility requirements. In addition, the Organization agrees to accept the decisions of Northern Commerce Inc. (“Northern”) as final and binding as they relate to the content of this initiative.

    Application to Northern Cares: Call For Entries gives permission for Northern to use the Organization’s name, likenesses’, and application for purposes of advertising and trade without further compensation, unless prohibited by law.

    Application Requirements

    NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE THE CHANCES OF WINNING.

    To enter Northern Cares: Call For Entries, eligible applicants must do the following:

    1. Submit their application via https://northern.co/northern-cares-call-for-entries;
    2. Applicants must provide all information requested, including their organization’s registered charity or nonprofit number;
    3. Application must be received no later than 11:59 p.m. EST on Sunday, May 31, 2020.

    Limit of one (1) application per organization. If it is discovered that an organization has attempted to enter more than once, whether using falsified information, fraudulent conduct, or other means, all of the organizations entries will be void.

    The application must fulfill all Northern Cares: Call For Entries requirements, as specified, to be eligible. Entries that are incomplete or do not adhere to specifications may be disqualified at the sole discretion of Northern.

    Northern Commerce Services

    The selected organizations(s) will receive up to $150,000 of in-kind services to be provided by Northern Commerce—including, but not limited to, web development, branding, and graphic design. For more information on Northern’s services, visit https://www.northern.co/.

    Northern reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to dedicate all or a portion of the in-kind services to one or more eligible organizations. Northern does not guarantee that one or more organizations will be selected. If no applicants are deemed eligible for Northern Cares: Call For Entries, Northern reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate this initiative with immediate effect.

    No cash or other substitution shall be permitted except at Northern’s sole discretion. The value of services is non-transferable. Any and all service-related expenses, including without limitation, any and all federal, provincial, and/or municipal taxes, shall be the sole responsibility of the selected Organization(s). No substitution of the services, transfer, or assignment of the services is permitted.

    Organization Selection

    The Northern Cares: Call For Entries successful applicant(s) will be chosen by the Northern Cares: Call For Entries Selection Committee, composed of Northern personnel.

    The successful applicant(s) will be contacted via email and must respond within forty-eight (48) hours to maintain their eligibility. If a successful applicant does not reply to claim the offer within forty-eight (48) hours of notification, another applicant may be selected, at the sole discretion of Northern and the previously contacted applicant will have no further claim to the offer.

    Privacy

    Northern will use your Organization’s contact information to administer this campaign, including contacting, announcing, and promoting Northern Cares and the organizations with which it is partnered with or may partner with in the future. This campaign is run in compliance with Northern Commerce’s privacy policy, which may be found in full at https://www.northern.co/legal-privacy/.

    Terms and Conditions

    Northern Cares: Call For Entries is subject to all applicable federal and provincial laws. Northern reserves the right to cancel or modify Northern Cares: Call For Entries or Northern Cares: Call For Entries Terms & Conditions at any time, without notice. Northern reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend Northern Cares: Call For Entries should a virus, bug, non-authorized human intervention, fraud, or other cause beyond Northern’s control, corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, or proper conduct of Northern Cares: Call For Entries. Northern reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any applicant that tampers or attempts to tamper with the application process or the operation of Northern Cares: Call For Entries or violates these Terms and Conditions. Northern has the right, in its sole discretion, to void votes adjudged to be malicious for any reason, including, but not limited to, multiple entries from the same user from different IP addresses, multiple entries from the same computer in excess of that permitted by Northern Cares: Call For Entries rules; or the use of bots, macros, scripts, or other technical means for making an application. Any attempt by an applicant to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of Northern Cares: Call For Entries may be a violation of criminal and civil laws. Should such an attempt be made, Northern reserves the right to seek damages to the fullest extent permitted by law.

    Limitation of Liability

    By submitting an application, the Applicant agrees to release and hold harmless Northern and its subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, partners, representatives, agents, successors, assigns, employees, officers, and directors from any liability, illness, injury, death, loss, litigation, claim, or damage that may occur, directly or indirectly, whether caused by negligence or not, from: (i) such applicant’s participation in Northern Cares: Call For Entries and/or his/her acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of any service or any portion thereof; (ii) technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to the malfunction of any computer, cable, network, hardware, or software, or other mechanical equipment; (iii) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions, telephone, or Internet service; (iv) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the application process or; (v) electronic or human error in the administration of Northern Cares: Call For Entries or the processing of entries.

    Disputes

    THIS CAMPAIGN IS GOVERNED BY CANADIAN LAW AND ONTARIO LAW. As a condition of participating in Northern Cares: Call For Entries, The Applicant agrees that any and all disputes that cannot be resolved between the parties, and causes of action arising out of or in connection with Northern Cares: Call For Entries, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court located in the Province of Ontario with Northern having jurisdiction. Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances shall the Applicant be permitted to obtain awards for, and hereby waives all rights to, punitive, incidental, or consequential damages, including reasonable attorney’s fees, other than participant’s actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e. costs associated with entering Northern Cares: Call For Entries). The Applicant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.

    Northern Cares: Call For Entries Contact

    Michael Delorenzi
    mike@northern.co
    President, Northern Commerce

    Corey Dubeau
    corey@northern.co
    VP Marketing, Northern Commerce