Star Wars: Force For Change in collaboration with Omaze will launch the Star Wars â€œPast, Present and Futureâ€ fundraising campaign to benefit UNICEF and Starlight Childrenâ€™s Foundation. The campaign is themed around the timeless appeal of Star Wars, with experiences inspired by the sagaâ€™s past, present, and future. Lucky winners will receive prizes, like the chance to appear in the upcoming Han Solo movie, tickets to the world premiere of Star Wars: The Last Jedi, or, an overnight stay at the fabled Skywalker Ranch.
Over the course of four weeks between April 11th and May 11th, 2017, fans may enter at Omaze.com/StarWars for a chance to win these once-in-a-lifetime Star Wars experiences, with each week bringing a new prize to be awarded to a randomly-selected winner. Additionally, at the end of the campaign, one randomly-selected grand prize winner will be awarded all three amazing experiences.
Starlight Childrenâ€™s Foundation is joining Star Wars: Force for Change as the initiativeâ€™s newest charity beneficiary in 2017. Through a $1 million grant, Star Wars: Force for Change supports the foundationâ€™s core programs which are designed to bring comfort and joy and comfort to hospitalized kids through Starlightâ€™s network of more than 700 childrenâ€™s hospitals, clinics, camps and other partners across the US. Star Wars: Force for Change and fan donations through this campaign will also provide new Starlight programs, like fun, comfortable Star Wars-themed Starlight Brave Gowns, to tens of thousands of hospitalized children across the country.
Since 2014,Â Star Wars: Force for ChangeÂ and UNICEFÂ have joined together to help improve the lives of children around the world. With the support ofÂ Star WarsÂ fans,Â theÂ collaboration has raised more than $9 million toÂ helpÂ the worldâ€™s most vulnerable children. To date,Â Star Wars: Force for Change has helped UNICEF save the lives of over 30,000 children suffering from severe acute malnutrition through the distribution ofÂ over 4 million packets of Ready to Use Therapeutic Food Packets (RUTF) aroundÂ the world.
â€œIn a year that we celebrate 40 years of the Star Wars saga, I continue to be inspired by the incredible generosity and charitable efforts of our fans,â€ said Lucasfilm President Kathleen Kennedy. â€œWe are so proud of their tireless dedication to positively impact the lives of children and others around the world, and hope this yearâ€™s Force For Change campaign will offer a few of those wonderful fans an experience they will never forget.â€
Star Wars â€œPast, Present, and Futureâ€ Winner Experiences:
- Past â€“ Stay at Skywalker Inn, tour of the archives & the Ranch, and a screening of Star Wars: A New Hope
- Present â€“ Join the cast and attend the Star Wars: The Last Jedi premiere and exclusive after party
- Future â€“ Visit the set, meet the directors and have the chance to appear in the untitled Han Solo movie
- Grand Prize â€“ One winner will receive the Past, Present AND Future prizes!
Fans are encouraged to follow the campaign at Omaze.com/StarWars for exclusive updates each week.
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.Â Void where prohibited.Â Promotion beginsÂ 12:01 AM Pacific TimeÂ (PT) on April 11, 2017 and ends atÂ 11:59 PMÂ PT onÂ May 11, 2017.Â Must be at least eighteen (18) years old and a resident of an eligible domicile to enter and win prizes. Residents of of Belgium, Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, Cuba, Iran, Iraq, Italy, Malta, North Korea, Singapore, Sudan, Syria, or Thailand are not eligible to enter. Sweepstakes consists of four (4) prize drawings; odds of winning a prize depend on number of entries received for each drawing. For free entry: (i) send postcard to Sponsor at P.O. Box 866, 9942 Culver Blvd, Culver City, California 90232 and write the following statement: â€œI have read and agree to the Star Wars: Force For Change Official Rulesâ€ and send by applicable mail date; or (ii) visitÂ www.omaze.com/starwars.Â Prizes that include being filmed in a movie scene do not guarantee that such footage will be included in the final movie. Travel and accommodations are at Sponsorâ€™s discretion and subject to availability and change.Â Winner and guest may be required to pass a background screening or security check to receive a prize and/or reward. Visa conditions may apply. All taxes are winnerâ€™s responsibility.
Rewards are separate from sweepstakes prizes.Â Some rewards are limited in quantity. Not sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with FacebookÂ®.Â Residents of certain territories may be required to successfully complete a trivia question to qualify.Â For full sweepstakes entry requirements, methods & entry periods, prize details, list of rewards and all limitations & restrictions, see Official rules atÂ www.omaze.com/starwars.Â Â Sole Sponsor: Omaze, Inc.,Â P.O. Box 866, 9942 Culver Blvd, Culver City, California 90232.