Win a One-Year Membership

Contest Rules & Regulations


No purchase necessary. To enter the contest, sign up to receive email updates from the YMCA of Greater Dartmouth / Halifax about the John W. Lindsay YMCA. To sign up, complete the fields on the signup form on the John W. Lindsay YMCA Website [] or via Facebook ads. Limit of one entry per person. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries.

To be valid your entry must be received between 9:00AM EST September 24, 2019 and 11:59PM EST December 31, 2019.


The contest is open to all legal residents of Canada, age 16 or older (excluding Quebec). For any entrant who has not reached the age of majority, parent or guardian consent is necessary to enter the Contest. Where appropriate, the terms “contestant” and “winner” mean parent or guardian of that person.

The contest is not open to directors and employees of the YMCA of Greater Halifax / Dartmouth. This includes their immediate families, cohabitants, agents or contractors. The YMCA of Greater Halifax / Dartmouth reserves the right to cancel the contest or modify these rules at its discretion.

YMCA of Greater Halifax / Dartmouth decisions will be final.


The winner will be selected by random draw from all eligible entries received by January 7, 2019 and will be contacted by email. In order to be declared the winner of the contest, the selected entrant must correctly answer a mathematical skill-testing question.


There is one (1) prize to be won, each consisting of:

One YMCA Membership (12 months)
Approximate retail value: up to $1,500


5.1 This contest is null and void where prohibited by law. Any dispute regarding the organizing or conduct of this contest may be submitted to the YMCA of Greater Halifax / Dartmouth at Suite 306, 5670 Spring Garden Road, Halifax, Nova Scotia, B3J 1H6.

5.2 The YMCA of Greater Halifax / Dartmouth is not responsible for computer system, hardware, software or program malfunctions or other errors, failures or delayed computer transactions or network connections that affect the contest or your participation in it.

5.3 The YMCA of Greater Halifax / Dartmouth reserves the right to disqualify any entrant who does not comply with the contest rules. If after awarding the contest prize, an entrant is disqualified or determined to be ineligible, an alternate winner will be selected using the same process described above. Alternate winners are subject to all contest rules.

5.4 Entrants shall completely release Facebook. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook.

5.5 The prize shall be accepted as is and may not be exchanged or refunded for an amount of money. No substitutions will be allowed. Any unused portion of a prize will be forfeited.

5.6 If the prize cannot be awarded as described in these rules, the YMCA of Greater Halifax / Dartmouth reserves the right to substitute all or part of the prize with another of comparable value.

5.7 The YMCA of Greater Halifax / Dartmouth reserves the right to amend the Contest rules or to terminate the contest at any time without liability to any entrant.

5.8 All personal information, such as name and email address, collected by the YMCA of Greater Halifax / Dartmouth will be used solely for the purposes of administering the contest and shall not be used for any other purpose without your consent.

5.9 The winner shall sign a release declaring their eligibility as described in section 2 of these rules; agreeing that their name and image may be used for promotional purposes related to this contest and promotion of the YMCA of Greater Halifax / Dartmouth free of charge; and releasing the YMCA of Greater Halifax / Dartmouth from all liability for any damage or loss arising from participation in this Contest or from the awarding, acceptance or use of the prize.