Laptop Giveaway Contest Rules

Gibberfish is giving away a Dell Inspiron 3000 series laptop, pre-loaded with free, privacy respecting software. Make a donation or contact us before August 1, 2018 to enter to win.


No purchase is necessary to be entered in drawings. Drawings are open to U.S. citizens residing in the 50 states of the U.S. or District of Columbia. Entrants must be 18 or older. This contest is sponsored by Gibberfish, Inc., 1127 North Avenue, Suite 27 PMB 208, Burlington, Vermont 05408. Employees and board members of Gibberfish, Inc. and their respective household members are not eligible. Volunteers may enter if they are not included in the above-named categories. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. Void wherever prohibited or restricted by law. Taxes are the responsibility of the winner(s). Winner(s) must complete a W9 form prior to claiming prize(s).

How to Enter

No purchase or contribution is necessary. You may enter this contest in one of two ways: make a one-time or recurring charitable contribution to Gibberfish, Inc. Online, in person, or by mail, or send a SASE to LAPTOP GIVEAWAY, 1127 North Avenue, Suite 27 PMB 208, Burlington, Vermont 05408. Contest begins July 1, 2018 at midnight and ends at midnight on August 1, 2018. Limit one entry per person. Incomplete entries are void.

Selection of Winner

Winners will be selected in a random drawing from among all eligible entries received by the deadline date above. Prize drawing will be conducted by Gibberfish, Inc. Drawings will be conducted within one business day of end of contest. Winners need not be present to win. Winners will be notified by telephone and/or e-mail within 2 business days of drawing. Every reasonable attempt will be made to award the prize. If after every reasonable effort has been exerted (three (3) attempts over 30 days) to award the prize but the potential winner cannot be reached after 30 days from first notification attempt, or the potential winner has refused to accept the prize, or if entrant is found to be ineligible, or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, the prize will be forfeited and become the property of Gibberfish, Inc.

Odds of Winning

Odds of winning depend upon the number of eligible entries received. Winner will be notified by telephone and/or email.

Limit of Entry

Limit one entry per person for the entire entry period. Multiple entries, if discovered, will be disqualified. By entering, entrants acknowledge compliance with these official rules including all eligibility requirements. Gibberfish, Inc. is not responsible for failures in technology such as but not limited to: technical malfunctions, lost/delayed data transmission, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, line failures of any telephone network, computer equipment, software, inability to access any website or online service, or any other error or malfunction, or late, lost, incorrect or inaccurate transcription of entry information, or for any human error, or misdirected entries. Entry materials that have been tampered with or altered are void. Proof of emailing and/or mailing does not constitute proof of delivery.


One (1) Dell Inspiron 3000 Series notebook computer, plus accessories (est. value $200)

Prizes are not transferable, and have no cash value. All taxes on the prizes, including but not limited to federal, state and local income and sales taxes, and any expense not covered herein (including but not limited to expenses related to the use of the prize) are the responsibility of the winners.

Prize drawing participants, by entering, release Gibberfish, Inc., its employees and its agents from any liability with respect to the receipt or use of any awarded prize. Gibberfish, Inc. makes no and disclaims all warranties, guarantees or representations, express or implied, concerning the condition, quality, or merchantability of any prize.

Gibberfish, Inc. reserves the right to cancel this contest and not award any prize in the event that in its judgment unforeseen developments warrant cancellation.

For the names of the prize winners, send a stamped, self-addressed envelope before August 1, 2018 to LAPTOP GIVEAWAY WINNER NAMES, 1127 North Avenue, Suite 27 PMB 208, Burlington, Vermont 05408. Winner names will not be available until after August 2, 2018.