Humane Hawaii Official Contest Rules

Official Contest Rules


  1. The “Humane Hawaii Photo Contest” (“Contest”) is open to any legal resident of the United States, eighteen (18) years-of-age or older, who resides in the KAIM-FM and KHNR broadcast listening areas. Employees, officers, directors, agents, representatives, and immediate family and household members of Salem Media of Hawaii, Inc., licensee of KAIM-FM and KHNR (“Radio Stations”) are not eligible to participate in the Contest.  Entrants may enter the Contest only once during the Contest Period. 
  2. There will be a total of three (3) Photo Prize winners of the Contest. The Contest will be conducted between 12:01 AM HST on Monday, August 12, 2019 and 10:59 AM HST on Thursday, August 22, 2019 (the “Contest Period”) solely online at both and (Radio Stations’ websites).  Entrants may enter the Contest during the Contest Period by going to the Radio Station website and clicking on the Contest banner or logging into either station’s Fan Club.  Entry to the Contest requires first and last name, phone number, e-mail address, as well as submission of a photo of the entrant with their dog(s).  No purchase necessary. 


  1. All entrants must submit a photo with their dog(s) (“Entry Photo”) through either Radio Station’s website. Entry Photo must be in jpeg, png or gif format and not larger than 10 megabytes in size.  Entrant may either upload the Entry Photo directly from an active device or from Entrant’s Twitter or Instagram account, which Entrant will be able to sign into from Radio Station’s website.  Radio Station will review Entry Photos prior to posting them onto Radio Station’s website and determine, in its sole discretion, which Entry Photos are eligible for consideration pursuant to the restrictions specified below.  Eligible submissions will be featured on Radio Station’s website and be voted upon by visitors to the Contest page on Radio Station’s website.  Visitors may vote for one (1) Entry Photo per day during the Contest.  Voters must provide first and last name and e-mail address in order to vote. 


  1. Entry Photo Content Restrictions:


  • In order to be eligible for consideration, the Entry Photo submission cannot contain material that violates or infringes the rights of others, including, but not limited to, privacy, publicity, or intellectual property rights (including copyright, trademark, and patent rights). In this regard, the Entry Photo submission cannot contain copyrighted, images, footage, artwork, or videos, unless such content is owned or properly licensed by entrant;


  • Entrant must have personally taken the Entry Photo or Entrant must own all property rights associated with the Entry Photo.


  • The Entry Photo must not infringe on any third party intellectual property rights, including, but not limited to copyrights or trademarks.


  • The Entry Photo cannot contain degrading, derogatory, insulting, slanderous, or libelous materials;


  • The Entry Photo cannot contain inappropriate, indecent, filthy, obscene, hateful, or discriminatory materials, as determined in Radio Station’s sole discretion; and


  • The Entry Photo cannot contain unlawful or illegal materials or materials contrary to the laws or regulations in the jurisdiction in which the Entry Photo was created.


  1. On Thursday, August 22, 2019 at 12:00 P.M. HST, three (3) Photo Prize winners will be selected from among all eligible entries based on highest number of votes received during Contest Period. Winners will be notified via the telephone number or e-mail address provided upon entry of Contest.


  1. There are a total of three (3) Photo Prizes, each of which consists of: two (2) tickets to see Bernadette Peters live in concert on Saturday, August 24, 2019 at the Hawaii Theater, located at 1130 Bethel St., Honolulu, HI 96813 at 8:00 P.M. HST (the “Event”). The total retail value of the prize is $130.00.  All other expenses, including transportation to and from the Event, food and beverage items available for purchase at the Event, parking fees and hotel accommodations (if needed) are the responsibility of the winner.  No transfer, substitution or cash equivalent will be given for the Prize, provided however, Radio Station may, at its sole discretion, substitute a prize of equal or greater value.


  1. Entry Photos may be reposted on Radio Station’s social media websites, including but not limited to Twitter, Instagram and Facebook, for marketing and promotional purposes without compensation to the entrant. Name may be used with winner’s permission.  Nothing contained herein shall obligate Radio Station to use Prize winner’s submission for marketing or promotional purposes.  By entering this Contest, each participant agrees to grant Radio Station a worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free license to use the photograph for the purpose of promoting this Contest and any similar contest Radio Station may hold in the future.  Entrants need not be present to win.


  1. The winners may have to complete an affidavit of eligibility and liability and, where lawful, publicity release. If Radio Station does not receive the affidavit and release by Friday, August 23, 2019 at 2:00 P.M. HST, the Prize may be forfeited and an alternate winner may be selected.  Except where prohibited by law, by signing the affidavit and release, the winner grants permission to the use of his/her/its name, likeness, picture, portrait, hometown, service mark, voice, biographical/other information, and statements for advertising and promotional purposes for this and other promotions by Radio Station without any additional compensation. The winner must go to Radio Station’s office, located at 1160 N. King St., 2nd Floor, Honolulu, HI 96817 on Weekdays between Thursday, August 22, 2019 – Friday, August 23, 2019 between 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. HST after being notified in order to fill out and sign all required documentation, at which time, the winner will receive the prize, described below.


  1. By participating in this Contest, entrants represent and warrant that: you meet the minimum age requirements specified in the eligibility criteria; you have the full legal right, power and authority to grant to Radio Station the license provided for herein; you own or control the complete exhibition and other rights to the Entry Photo you submitted for the purposes contemplated in this license; you are either the parent (or legal guardian) of any minor featured in the Entry Photo or have received the express consent of the parent (or legal guardian) for any such minor to appear in the Entry Photo and to enter the minor’s likeness in the Entry Photo in the Contest; and neither the Entry Photo nor the exercise of the rights granted herein shall infringe upon or violate the right of privacy or right of publicity of, or constitute a libel or slander against, or violate any common law or any other right of, any person or entity.


  1. Each entrant also agrees to abide by and be bound by all of these Official Contest Rules and the decisions of General Manager of Radio Station ("Contest Judge"). All decisions regarding the Contest including, but not limited to, selecting the winner, will be made by the Contest Judge, whose decisions shall be final. The Contest Judge may prohibit an entrant from participating in this Contest, in his/her sole discretion, if, in the opinion of the Contest Judge, the entrant fails to abide by these rules, or otherwise acts (i) in a non-professional or inappropriate manner, (ii) with an intent to annoy, abuse, threaten, or harass any other entrant or Radio Station, its parent company, its parent’s affiliated companies or its advertising and promotion agencies, or (iii) in any other disruptive manner. The winners are solely responsible for all applicable federal, state, and local taxes, and may be required to complete a W-9 taxpayer identification form. All federal, state, and local laws apply.  Void where prohibited.  By participating in the Contest, each entrant agrees to release and hold Radio Station, its parent companies and its parent’s affiliated companies harmless from any and all losses, damages, rights, claims, and actions of any kind in connection with the Contest or resulting from acceptance, possession, or use of any prize, including, without limitation, personal injuries, death, and property damage, and claims based on any libel, slander, illegal competition or trade practice, violation of rights of privacy, infringement of copyrights or other rights of third parties.


  1. To find out the winners of the Contest, send your e-mail request to [email protected] upon the conclusion of the Contest.