2018 Summer Reading Book Giveaway Terms & Conditions

Thank you for your interest in the 2018 Summer Reading for Compassionate Clinicians book giveaway. To enter, please follow the steps below. By entering to win you are agreeing to the Terms & Conditions listed on this page. This is the fourth and final book giveaway hosted in July and August 2018. Thank you and happy reading!

We are excited to be giving away two copies of “The Empathy Effect” by Helen Riess, MD, one of our long-time Gold supporters and grantees. She writes in the book: “We know that when patients are treated with greater empathy and respect, they have better experience and as a result are more likely to trust their doctor, stick to medical recommendations, and have better health outcomes.”

Read more about Dr. Riess’ new book here.

How to enter:

  1. To be entered in a drawing for a free copy, comment below by noon EST on Thursday, December 20, 2018 about about a time when empathy made a difference in a healthcare experience.
  2. Check your direct messages by the following Friday, December 21, 2018, noon EDT to see if you have been chosen as a winner.
  3. Reply to our direct message with your mailing address.

Terms and Conditions:

  1. No purchase is necessary.
  2. Participants may enter to win by commenting in response to the above prompt
  3. Winners will be chosen randomly from the eligible comments. Each eligible comment is one entry.
  4. Each Facebook user is limited to one entry per giveaway.
  5. Must be at least 18 or older to enter.
  6. If chosen, winners must respond to the Facebook direct message from a team employee and provide a U.S. or Canadian mailing address within 2 weeks.
  7. Books will only be mailed to a U.S. or Canadian address
  8. Books will be given away while supplies last.
  9. The Gold Foundation is not responsible for lost or damaged books.
  10. This contest ends by noon EST on Thursday, December 20, 2018; winners will be notified the following Friday, December 21, 2018, noon EDT
  11. To allow for maximum participation, each Facebook user may only win one book from this giveaway
  12. Entrants are required to abide by all Facebook Policies
  13. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed, or administered by or associated with Facebook.

Should you have any questions, please contact Nicole Napolitano at nnapolitano@gold-foundation.org.