I Am The Dream Contest




The I AM THE DREAM Contest (“Contest”) will begin on Monday, January 20, 2020 and end on Thursday, February 6, 2020 (“Contest Period”). This Contest will be conducted exclusively via Instagram. There will be a total of three (3) winners. Prizing will be awarded as follows: First Place – Five Thousand Dollars ($5,000); Second Place – Three Thousand Five Hundred Dollars ($3,500); and Third Place – One Thousand Five Hundred Dollars ($1,500). See below for further details.


Listeners of KBXX-FM (“Station”) who are legal residents of the United States residing within the Houston, TX metropolitan area, and are 18 years of age and older will be able to take part in this Contest. To participate in the Contest, listeners must do the following:

1. An Instagram account is required to enter this Contest and can be opened for free at http://www.instagram.com or by downloading the Instagram application onto your smart phone from the appropriate app store.

2. Contest participants must post a video of a 60-second freestyle of how they are living or working towards Dr. Martin Luther King’s dream of equality and freedom. Participants must tag the video with the Station’s Instagram name @979thebox along with @ijustgothit, @mcdonalds and include the hashtag #iamthedreamchallenge.

3. If you choose to enter using your mobile phone, standard data rates may apply. See your wireless service provider for pricing plan details and capabilities.

4. Submitted entries must be “family friendly”, appropriate for all audiences, and must meet the below-listed Entry Requirements.

5. After completing the registration process, qualified entrants will be eligible for a chance to win.

6. All entries must be received by 11:59pm local time on January 30, 2020, or they will be void.

7. One entry per person per day per Instagram account during the Contest Period.

8. In the event of a dispute regarding the identity of a participant’s entry, the entry will be deemed to have been made by the authorized holder of the Instagram account at the time the entry was made.

9. A panel of judges comprised of Station personnel and representatives from ijustgothit.com will review and judge the entries and select five (5) finalists from among all eligible entries received via Instagram.

10. The finalists will be announced on or about February 3, 2020.

11. A judging panel comprised of Station personnel, representatives from ijustgothit.com, and community leaders will select the first, second and third place winners from among the five (5) finalists. The winners will be announced on or about February 7, 2020.

12. Winners will be notified via direct message on Instagram and will be asked to provide their contact information (name, mailing address, phone number and / or email address).

13. Winners will be instructed to come to the offices of the Station located at 24 Greenway Plaza, Suite 900, Houston, TX 77046 to claim their prize.

14. Winners must provide valid identification (i.e. via driver’s license, passport or other government-issued I.D. containing the person’s name, date of birth, and photograph) to claim the prize. Identification documents must match information previously provided to the Station.

15. Any registration information and/or submissions provided by participants for purposes of this Contest will be disclosed to the Station and not to Instagram.

16. This Contest is in no way sponsored by, endorsed by, administered by, or associated with Instagram.

17. Prizes will be awarded only upon winner verification and final approval by the Station.

18. Entrants agree to be bound by the terms of these Official Rules and by the decisions of Station management which will be final and binding in all matters pertaining to this Contest.

Entry Requirements:

· Entries must not be patently offensive, illegal, pornographic or obscene, or similarly inappropriate in the Station’s sole discretion.

· Entries must not contain any profanity, obscene language, lewd or sexual content or references.

· Submissions may not infringe upon any rights of any third party including without limitation, copyright, trademark and right of publicity or privacy

· Submissions must not endorse any form of hate or hate group

· Entries must be produced and solely owned by the participant submitting the entry

· Entries must not contain commercial products (e.g., clothing, toys, food) and/or their trademarks, brands, logos or endorsements

· Entries must be unpublished and not have been submitted in other competitions

· Entries must not promote alcohol, illegal drugs, tobacco, firearms/weapons (or the use of any of the foregoing); promote any activities that may appear unsafe or dangerous; promote any particular political agenda or message

· Entries must not defame, misrepresent or contain disparaging remarks about the Station and / or any sponsor, other people or companies

· Submissions must not contain: derogatory characterizations of any ethnic, racial, sexual or religious groups, humiliate other people (publicly or otherwise), or otherwise assault or threaten others

· Submissions must not contain look-alikes of celebrities or other public or private figures, living or dead

· If additional individuals are featured in the entry, each entrant warrants and represents that the entrant has obtained permission from each person who appears in the submission


1. The Contest is open to listeners of the Station who are 18 years of age and older and are legal residents of the United States residing within the Houston, TX metropolitan area as of the commencement date of the Contest.

2. Employees of the Station, Radio One of Texas II, LLC (“Company”), Shabana Motors, ijustgothit.com, their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, general sponsors, advertisers, competitors, promotional partners, other radio stations in the Houston, TX metropolitan area, and members of the immediate families or those living in the same households (whether related or not) of any of the above are NOT eligible to participate or win in this Contest. For purposes of this Contest, immediate family members mean spouses, parents, grandparents, children, and siblings and their respective spouses.

3. Participants may only win once during this Contest.

4. Persons who have won a prize in another contest or promotion of any kind from the Station within the thirty (30) day period immediately preceding the start date of this Contest are not eligible to participate. Only one person per family or household (whether related or not) may win in any promotion from the Station during any thirty (30) day period.


1. The following prize elements will be awarded:

· The First Place winner will be awarded Five Thousand Dollars ($5,000)

· The Second Place winner will be awarded Three Thousand Five Hundred Dollars ($3,500)

· The Third Place winner will be awarded One Thousand Five Hundred Dollars ($1,500)

2. All cash prizes won will be awarded in the form of a check. Winners will be notified when their prize check is available for pick-up.

3. Prize will not be mailed. Unless otherwise provided, prize must be claimed at the Station’s offices by no later than 5pm on Friday, March 6, 2020, or the prize will be forfeited.

4. The prize may only be claimed by the actual winner. Friends and family members are not eligible to claim the prize on behalf of the winner.

5. No substitution of prize is offered, no transfer of prize to a third party is permitted and non-cash prizes may not be redeemed for cash value, except as determined by Station management and/or the sponsor in its sole discretion. The Station reserves the right to substitute an item of equal or greater value in the event an advertised prize element is unavailable.

6. All Contest winners must sign and date official Station release and waiver forms as requested. Failure to do so will result in winner forfeiting the prize.

7. The Station, the Company, and its affiliates and promotional partners shall not be liable for any claims made by ineligible entrants.

8. If for any reason a Contest winner decides not to accept the prize awarded, the winner may be required to sign a release form acknowledging forfeiture of the prize. It will be at the discretion of the Contest administrator and / or Contest sponsor if another entrant is to be selected as the winner if time permits.

9. In the event any winner is found to be in violation of these Official Rules or is otherwise determined by the Station, in its sole discretion to be ineligible, he/she may be required to forfeit the prize or to reimburse the Station and / or any sponsor for the stated value of the prize if such a violation is found after the prize has been used by the winner.


1. Winners are responsible for payment of all applicable taxes associated with the receipt of the prize.

2. Any person winning over $600.00 in prizes will receive an IRS form 1099 at the end of the calendar year for tax purposes and a copy of such form will be filed with the IRS as required by law.

3. No purchase necessary. Contest is void where prohibited. Contest is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations.

4. Odds of winning depend upon the number of eligible entrants participating during the Contest Period.

5. By participating in the Contest, the winner or winners agree to have their name, voice, or likeness used in any advertising or broadcasting material relating to this Contest, in any media now known or hereafter devised for advertising or promotional purposes without additional compensation, and must sign a publicity release prior to acceptance of the prize. By entering this Contest, each participant agrees to comply with the Official Rules and the decisions of the Contest sponsor which shall be final and binding in all aspects relating to the Contest.

6. All Contest winners will be required to sign a liability release prior to acceptance of any prize. Pursuant to the liability release, the winner or winners will agree to hold the Station, the Company, Instagram, any other Contest parties and each of their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, agencies, officers, shareholders, directors, employees, agents

and representatives of each of the foregoing, harmless against any and all claims or liability, directly or indirectly related to or arising from or in connection with Contest participation or the acceptance, possession or use / misuse of awarded prize or any portion thereof, or participation in prize-related activities, including but not limited to any related travel.

7. The Station retains the right to disqualify any entrant if all Contest rules are not followed. Contest void if prohibited by law.

8. So long as no participant is materially adversely affected, the Station reserves the right to make changes in these Contest rules, which will become effective upon being announced on the air and / or posted online.

9. The Station, the Company, participating sponsors and their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates or their representatives, agents and employees are not responsible for the inability of any entrant to complete or continue a telephone call, internet registration or text entry due to equipment malfunction, busy lines, inadvertent disconnections, unavailable network, server, Internet Service Provider (ISP) or other connections, communication failures or human error that may occur in the transmission, receipt or processing of entries, including any injury or damage to any computer arising from or relating to participation in this Contest. Any use of robotic, macro, automatic, programmed or like entry methods will void all such entries, and may subject that entrant to disqualification.

10. By accepting the prize, the winner acknowledges that the Station and the Company have neither made, nor are in any manner responsible or liable for, any warranty, representation or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to the prize or to any portion thereof, including but not limited to its quality, mechanical condition or fitness for a particular purpose.

11. The Station, the Company, its subsidiaries, its affiliates, participating sponsors and promotional partners will not assume any responsibility for any changes in the execution of the Contest, including; cancellation of the Contest as a result of the occurrence of events not within the control of the Station, the Company, its subsidiaries, affiliates, participating sponsors, promotional partners and other radio stations, such as acts of God, strikes, terrorists acts or criminal acts of third parties. In the event, such an act should occur, the Station may in its sole discretion, offer the winner comparable prize(s) currently being offered by the Station in lieu of the prize originally awarded.

12. If for any reason, the Contest is not capable of running as planned, including without limitation, any suspected evidence of tampering or technological corruption or if any portion of the Contest is compromised by virus, bugs, worms or unauthorized human intervention, fraud, an insufficient number of qualified Contest entries, or any other causes beyond the Station and the Company’s, control which, in the Station and the Company’s sole opinion, corrupts, threatens or impairs the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of the Contest, the Station and the Company reserve the right to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Contest at their sole discretion.

13. Copies of Contest rules are available upon request during regular business hours, Monday – Friday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., in the offices of the Station, located at 24 Greenway Plaza, Suite 900, Houston, TX 77046.

CHOICE OF LAW: All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of participant, Station and Company in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the substantive laws of the State of Texas, USA.

WINNERS’ LIST: For the name of the winner(s), send a self-addressed stamped envelope to: “Valentine’s Day Concert Sweepstakes”, Winner’s List, 24 Greenway Plaza, Suite 900, Houston, Texas 77046 within two (2) months of the end of the Sweepstakes.

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