Unsung Hero of the Month

Unsung Hero Contest Rules

1. How to enter and participate
Starting 6/10/13 at 12:00am and running through 9/30/13 at 11:59pm, listeners may go to 1069thefox.com or FM99.com and fill out form to nominate someone they know who volunteers their time or gives back to the community in another way. One nomination per person. This station is conducting this contest concurrently and simultaneously with one other radio station in Hampton Roads.

2. Entry Deadline
Submissions must be received by 11:59pm on June 30, 2013 to be eligible to win June’s award; 11:59pm on July 31, 2013 to be eligible to win July’s award; 11:59pm on August 31, 2013 to be eligible to win August’s award; 11:59pm on September 30, 2013 to be eligible to win September’s award. Submissions received after these times will be in the running for the following month. Entrants who are not chosen need not reapply as they will remain in the pool of entrants for the duration of the promotion.

3. When prizes can be won
A new Unsung Hero will be named on the first day of each month: July 1, August 1, September1, and October 1. Winners will be notified by telephone.

4. The extent, nature and value of the prizes
Unsung Hero of the Month trophy (ARV: $60)
$1000 Maintenance Makeover in the form of: Oil change, brakes, belts, tires, etc. from Little’s Joe’s Mitsubishi, 1601 S Military Hwy Chesapeake, VA 23320 (exact work to be done on car will vary and will be determined by what the car needs)

5. Basis for valuation of the prizes
Trophy valued at $60 per Beach Engraving (company who made it)
Maintenance Makeover valued per Little Joe’s the company that will perform the makeover

6. Time and means of selection of winner (and/or tie breaking procedures)
1 Winner will be randomly chosen from all eligible entries on the first day of each month (July – October, 2013). In the event an entrant is not eligible, another entrant will be randomly chosen as the winner.

7. Eligibility restrictions
WAFX and WNOR contests are open to all eligible Virginia and North Carolina residents 18 or older have not won anything on WAFX or WNOR in the past 30 days or any prize valued at $600 or more in the past 6 months. Only one winner per household is permitted within 30 days after a household has a winner. Any prize awarded to an ineligible listener will be deemed null and void, and an alternate eligible winner may be named.
Employees of WAFX, WNOR, Tidewater Communications, LLC, and its ultimate parent company, Saga Communications, Inc., their advertising agencies, affiliates, contest sponsors, employees and immediate families of each, and employees of all media of mass communication within a one hundred mile radius of the WAFX or WNOR main studio are not eligible to win any contest.  Immediate family includes the spouse, great-grandparents, grandparents, parents, brothers, sisters, children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren of the employee and his/her spouse. This also includes individuals for whom the employee is current legal guardian.

8. When prizes will be awarded
Prizes will be ready for pick immediately upon winning

Latest Unsung Heroes of the Month


Tom VanderHeiden

Tom was nominated by Andrew Laffey : Tom is the Hereos On The Water Tidewater Chapter Coordinator. He has dedicated…


Megan Mann

Megan was nominated by her husband Randall : My wife Megan has been volunteering for a while now for Meals…


Rebecca Brown

Rebecca was nominated by Mike Rydber : Rebecca is a fantastic mother of 5 children, recently married who manages the…


Jeremiah Lee

Jeremiah is a wonderful man that gets very little recognition for what he does and how he does it. He serves our community and is the first to volunteer for an assignment. He loves his job and will back anybody dressed in black and blue.


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