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Feel the Love℠ Program Nominee Terms and Conditions

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED AND IN QUEBEC.
 

The Lennox Feel the Love℠ Program (the “Program”) is sponsored by Lennox Industries Inc., 2100 Lake Park Blvd., Richardson, TX 75080, and its affiliates (collectively, “Lennox”) and  local Lennox dealers participating in the Feel the LoveSM Program (“Dealers”) (collectively, “Sponsors”).  The Program will assist financially needy individuals who are making a positive impact on their communities have warm homes this winter.  The nomination period begins at 12 a.m. Central Time on August 14, 2018 and ends at 11:59 p.m. Central Time on September 5, 2018 (the “Nomination Period”).  During the Nomination Period, you may nominate an individual who meets the eligibility criteria listed below by submitting the person’s name and address, together with a statement about why the person deserves to receive a free furnace and installation, using the nomination form at www.feelthelove.com.  Only submit one (1) nomination per person or family.  Multiple submissions for the same individual or family do not increase that nominee’s chances of being selected.  You may submit more than one (1) nomination if you know several people who may qualify for a free furnace and installation through the Program. You may not nominate yourself or someone else living in your residence.

 

Eligibility Criteria.  A nominee (“Nominee”) must meet all of the following eligibility criteria:

 

  • The Nominee must be a legal permanent resident of the United States or Canada in a state or province in which Dealers are participating in the Program.  In the United States, the Program will only be available in connection with Dealers in Wisconsin, Illinois, Missouri, Kansas, Colorado, Utah, California, West Virginia, Idaho, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Massachusetts, Texas, Washington DC, Iowa, Pennsylvania, Michigan, and Virginia. In Canada, the Program will only be available in connection with Dealers in Ontario, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, British Columbia, and Alberta. The Nominee must also be the age of majority or older in Nominee’s state/province of residence. For a list of participating Dealers check the www.feelthelove.com website on a regular basis.
  • As of the beginning of the Nomination Period, the Nominee must own and reside in a detached, single-family home, which has a central forced air gas furnace heating system with installed ductwork which regulates temperatures throughout the entire home.  Hydronic systems, boilers, wood stoves, outdoor wood boilers, electric baseboard heaters, oil systems, or fireplaces are not eligible for replacement and are excluded from the Program.  Mobile homes and manufactured/pre-fab homes are not eligible.
  • The Nominee must not be an employee, officer, or director (or an immediate family member or live in the same household, whether or not related) of Sponsors or their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, retailers, wholesalers, dealers (including the retailers, wholesalers, and dealers themselves), vendors, public relations, advertising, or promotion agencies. “Immediate family” is defined as biological or adoptive parents, siblings, children, and spouse.
  • Both you (the “Nominator”) and the Nominee (including, if applicable, his/her Designee) must agree to be bound by these terms and conditions; the Nominee must agree to sign a declaration of eligibility if the Nominee is selected as a recipient; and the Nominator and the Nominee (and, if applicable, his/her Designee) must agree to sign a release of liability and a publicity release allowing Sponsors to use the nomination and your and the Nominee’s (and, if applicable, his/her Designee’s) name and likeness and images of the Nominee’s home for publicity purposes without compensation (unless prohibited by law) if the Nominee is selected as a recipient.
  • As part of the selection process, if so requested, the Nominee must be willing to allow Dealers or Dealers’ representatives access to Nominee’s residence to inspect the residence and Nominee’s current heating system to determine need for, and suitability for, replacement of the current heating system.
  • The Nominee must provide evidence of home ownership sufficient to permit the Nominee to accept installation of the replacement furnace.
  • If selected as a recipient, the Nominee must allow Sponsors or Sponsors’ representatives access to Nominee’s residence to install the replacement furnace.
  • If selected as a recipient, the Nominee (or a relative or other individual designated by the Nominee to be present in his/her place (a “Designee”)) must be available on October 6, 2018 for the installation of their furnace, or another date shortly before or after October 6, 2018 if extraordinary circumstances prevent the Nominee from being present on October 6, 2018, and the Dealer who will install the furnace agrees to the alternative date.
  • The Nominee must have had a significant positive impact on his or her community, over and above activities that fall within the normal scope of the Nominee’s paid employment (if any).
  • The Nominee must be able to demonstrate that replacing the Nominee’s furnace would be a significant financial hardship to the Nominee.  As part of the selection process, if so requested, the Nominee will be required to provide a Lennox representative documentation proving financial need.  A Nominee will be considered to have financial need if he or she is:

 

  • Experiencing financial hardship due to:
    • Health-related expenses from an illness of Nominee or an immediate family member that requires treatment that creates expenses beyond Nominee’s ability to pay, or
    • Military service of Nominee or an immediate family member that results in Nominee’s or an immediate family member’s inability to re-enter the workforce and meet financial demands, or
    • Nominee’s job as a first responder, teacher, or similar occupation whose dedication to a life of service to his/her local community and neighbors has impacted Nominee’s ability to meet financial demands, or
  • Eligible for any government financial support program, including, but not limited to:
    • SNAP (food stamps), if a resident of the United State, or the low-income support social assistance program of his or her province of residence, if a resident of Canada, or
    • Medicaid, if a resident of the United States, or
    • The Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program, if a resident of the United States, or the Low-Income Energy Assistance Program, if a Canadian resident of Ontario, or
    • Supplemental Security Income, if a resident of the United States, or the Guaranteed Income Supplement, if a resident of Canada, or
    • Temporary Assistance to Needy Families, if a resident of the United States, or the unreduced Canada Child Benefit, if a resident of Canada.

 

  • No funds, compensation, or indemnity will be provided by Sponsors for payment of taxes, if applicable, or any other financial impact resulting from the receipt or use of the furnace and installation.

 

Selection Process and Criteria.  Lennox will select finalists from all nominations received during the Nomination Period for each participating Dealer (“Finalists”).  The number of Finalists chosen may vary by Dealer location,   significance of the community impact the Nominees have had, and number of nominations received.  Selection criteria (weighted equally) will include:

 

  • a Nominee’s need for a comfort system in order to have a habitable home,
  • degree of financial hardship,
  • significance of community impact, and
  • any military service (current or veteran). 

 

Dealers or their representatives may choose to inspect Finalists’ residences for suitability as part of the final recipient(s) selection process. Each Dealer will then select one (1) recipient based on the above criteria.  A Dealer may also elect not to select any recipient to receive the new furnace if no Nominee meets the selection criteria. Recipient selection and notification will take place on or around September 15, 2018. Recipients or their Designee must be available on October 6, 2018 for the installation of their furnace, or another date shortly before or after October 6, 2018 if extraordinary circumstances prevent the Nominee from being present on October 6, 2018, and the Dealer who will install the furnace agrees, in its sole discretion, to the alternative date.

 

New Furnace Details: Selected recipients will be given either a Lennox ML195 furnace and CS5500 thermostat (approximate retail value $3,308 U.S./$4,349 CDN) or a Lennox ML180 furnace and CS5500 thermostat (approximate retail value $2,458 U.S./$3,232 CDN), with the specific model determined by Dealers in their sole discretion based on suitability for the recipient’s home, together with installation (approximate retail value will vary from $5,000 U.S./$6,573 CDN to $12,000 U.S./$15,775 CDN). In addition, if applicable, a conversion kit and/or pressure switch may be included.  Nothing else is included, including, without limitation, ductwork.

 

The Program is subject to change upon notice at www.feelthelove.com.  THE PROGRAM SHALL BE GOVERNED BY THE LAWS OF THE STATE OF TEXAS, WITHOUT REGARD TO ITS CONFLICT OF LAWS RULES.  VENUE FOR ANY ACTIONS HEREUNDER SHALL BE IN THE APPROPRIATE STATE OR FEDERAL COURT LOCATED IN DALLAS COUNTY, TX.