Right here within the season of giving, a whole lot of Ars readers have already given practically $15,000 to the EFF and/or Kid’s Play on this 12 months’s Ars Technica Charity Drive Sweepstakes.
That does not fairly match the greater than $20,000 we raised final 12 months, however there’s nonetheless loads of time for our readers to dig deep and set a brand new giving document for the positioning. That additionally means you continue to have time to get an entry in for an opportunity to win a bit of our large pile o’ swag, which we will not maintain anyway (no buy vital for entry).
If you have not had an opportunity to offer but, comply with the directions beneath to get your donation counted and your entry logged for the sweepstakes. If in case you have given already, our deepest thanks from everybody right here at Ars.
The way it works
Donating is simple. Merely donate to Kid’s Play utilizing PayPal or donate to the EFF utilizing PayPal, bank card, or Bitcoin. You can too help Kid’s Play instantly by choosing an merchandise from the Amazon want checklist of a selected hospital on its donation web page. Donate as a lot or as little as you are feeling snug with—each little bit helps.
As soon as that is completed, it is time to register your entry in our sweepstakes. Simply seize a digital copy of your receipt (a forwarded e mail, a screenshot, or just a cut-and-paste of the textual content) and ship it to [email protected] together with your identify, postal deal with, daytime phone quantity, and e mail deal with by 11:59pm ET Monday, January 6, 2020. (One entry per particular person, and every particular person can solely win as much as one prize. US residents solely. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. See official guidelines for extra info, together with find out how to enter with out making a donation. Additionally discuss with the Ars Technica privateness coverage.)
We’ll then contact the winners and have them select their prize by January 31 (selecting takes place within the order the winners are drawn).
Keep in mind to take a look at the sweepstakes launch put up for an inventory of all of the potential prizes, and thanks upfront to your donation!