First Day Giveaway Sharathon 2022

Give now and you could win!

Sharathon 2022 First Day Giveaway

You could win and create your own vacation!

Sharathon begins October 4th. When you make your best gift today, you'll automatically be entered for an opportunity to VACAY YOUR WAY at Big Cedar Lodge* with our First Day Giveaway! The date, accommodations, and resort activities are up to you! Valued at $3,000, you’ll have all you need to VACAY YOUR WAY. Click below to give now and you’ll automatically be entered to win. No gift is required.

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Made Possible by our Business Ministry Partner:

Sponsored by Pella Windows & Doors

*Bass Pro Shops® is not affiliated with this contest


CONTEST: Big Cedar Lodge Vacay Your Way

PRIZE: The selected winner will receive a $3,000 gift card to spend at Big Cedar Lodge (located in Ridgedale, MO) for lodging, activities, and food.

VALUE: $3,000

DRAWING DATE: Oct 4, 2022


WINNER: One qualified winner will be selected by random drawing from all qualified entries (see below).

Qualified Entries: 

  • All gifts, Faith Promises, and contest only entries processed* from 9 a.m. EST on 08/30/2022 and through the drawing date until 30 minutes before the drawing time on the drawing date will automatically register you for the prize.
  • Register without making a Faith Promise or contribution by phone or in person between 08/30/2022 and up to 30 minutes prior to the drawing time on the drawing date.
  • Entries by text ARE NOT qualified and WILL NOT be included in the drawing.
  • The Wind cannot be held responsible for weather, manual errors, or technology failures that delay processing of entries. (Examples: website, phone system, gift processing computer failure, internet outages, delayed mail, weather events, etc.)
  • Contest only entries require no Faith Promise or contribution.
  • You must be at least 18 years old to register.
  • Employees, the families of employees, and people who have won in the last 90 days are not eligible.
  • One entry per household is allowed.
  • The prize is not transferable.

*Processed means that the Faith Promise, contribution, or contest entry received by mail, online via our website, by phone, or in person has been recorded in our gift processing software.

How to Register:

  • Online with a gift:
  • By phone (Mon-Fri 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.): (417) 889-0883
  • By mail to Donor Relations: 6469 Parkland Dr, Sarasota, FL 34243
  • In Person (between 9 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. weekdays): 2550 S. Campbell Ave, Ste 100, Springfield, MO 65807
  • By phone on the drawing date up to 15 minutes before the drawing time: (800) 394-9535 

Drawing Date and Time ChangesThe Wind reserves the right to change the contest drawing date, drawing time, and time frame for qualified entries if the fundraising event is postponed or rescheduled. All eligible entries received prior to the revised dates and times established will be included in the rescheduled drawing.

How the Winner is Selected:

  • All qualifying entries will be included in a random drawing on the drawing date at the approximate drawing time at The Wind studios, 2550 S. Campbell Ave, Ste 100, Springfield, MO 65807.
  • One qualified winner will be selected at random. He or she does not need to be present to win. An alternate winner from qualified entries will be selected in the event that the first name drawn as winner can’t be reached after 3 attempts or if the first winner is unwilling or unable to accept the prize.
  • In the event that the winner and backup winner are unreachable or are unwilling or unable to accept the prize, an alternate winner may be chosen, or the station may choose to not award the prize.

Winner Responsibilities: Winners (and their guests, if applicable) will be required to present ID and sign a liability waiver. Winners are responsible for paying taxes on prizes valued at $600 or more and will be asked to complete IRS form W-9 before the prize will be awarded.

Prize Conditions: The actual value of items may vary based on point of purchase and price fluctuations. Any difference between the stated approximate retail value and the actual value of the prize will not be awarded. All prize details not specified in the Official Contest Rules will be determined at the station’s sole and absolute discretion. Prizes are non-transferable, are not redeemable for cash, and no substitution will be made except as provided herein at the station’s sole discretion. The station reserves the right to substitute a prize for one of equal or greater value if the designated prize should become unavailable for any reason.