KEDM Drawing: Thanksgiving Feast 2

Oct 4, 2017

Congratulations to Maria Huckabay of Monroe, winner of the Thanksgiving Feast!

Take a break from the stress and mess of the holidays! Make a gift to KEDM during the Fall Membership Drive, and you'll be entered to win a Thanksgving Feast from KEDM!

When you donate, you're empowering KEDM to bring you vital news of the day, and also entering a drawing for a fabulous Thanksgiving Feast from Chef Eric Johnson and Company.

The winner gets a marvelous spread for 8 to 10 of your holiday guests, including fried or smoked turkey, cornbread dressing, sweet potato casserole, broccoli casserole, chicken & sausage gumbo, artisan bread, and white chocolate bread pudding.

Make your donation by October 7th, and keep tradition of KEDM around for many years.

The winner will be announced on Monday, October 9, 2017 during Morning Edition.  

Official Drawing Rules and Policy


A prepared meal for 8-10 people by Chef Eric Johnson and Company, 222 Blanchard St, West Monroe, Louisiana. The prize must be picked up from Chef Eric Johnson and Company by the winner on Wednesday, November 22, 2017 between the hours of 10 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. CST.

Winner will be announced on Monday, October 9, 2017.

This prize is not redeemable for cash and is not transferable. All taxes on the prize, including but not limited to federal, state and local income and sales taxes, and any expense not covered herein (including but not limited to expenses related to the use of the prize) are the responsibility of the winner.

How to Enter:

Entry is automatic with online, telephone or mailed contributions during the promotional period. All sustaining members of  90.3 KEDM Public Radio at the University of Louisiana at Monroe (KEDM) are automatically entered. Enter by calling 318-342-5575 or 1-800-256-4085 or give online at To enter without making a contribution, call in and submit your name, address, daytime telephone number and email address, or by mail by sending a 3" x 5" index card to KEDM Public Radio, 700 University Avenue, Monroe, LA 71209. Multiple entries, if discovered, will be disqualified.

How to Win:

No contribution to KEDM is necessary. The promotion begins at 12 p.m. CDT on Wednesday, October 4, 2017 and ends at 12 p.m. CDT on Saturday, October 7, 2017. Only entries received during the promotional time are eligible.

Entries are limited to one per person, address, or household regardless of the method of entry. No responsibility is assumed by KEDM or the University of Louisiana at Monroe for lost, late, damaged or incomplete entries or for any human error or any computer, online, telephone or technical malfunctions that may occur. All entries become the property of KEDM and will not be returned. Proof of emailing and/or mailing does not constitute proof of delivery. Request a copy of the contest rules by email at


Employees of KEDM, members of their immediate family or persons living in the same household are not eligible to win. KEDM volunteers may enter if they are not included in the above-named categories. Contestants must be 18 years or older to enter. Participation is restricted to persons living in the United States. A person may only win one giveaway prize per 30 days.

Selection and Notification of Winner:

Winner will be randomly drawn by a station employee on October 7, 2017 from among all the eligible entries received. The winner(s) will be notified by telephone and e-mail within twenty-four (24) hours of drawing. Every reasonable attempt will be made to award the prize. If after every reasonable effort has been exerted (three (3) attempts over 30 days) to award the prize but the potential winner cannot be reached after thirty (30) days from first notification attempt, or the potential winner(s) has refused to accept the prize, or if entrant is found to be ineligible, or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, the prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner awarded. KEDM will not notify winners of the time remaining on a prize. It is the responsibility of the winner to claim the prize within the thirty (30) day time frame. All unclaimed prizes after thirty (30) days will automatically be forfeited

General Conditions

By entering, participants release and hold harmless KEDM, the University of Louisiana at Monroe, their officers, directors, employees and agents from any and all liability or any injuries, loss or damage of any kind arising from or in connection with this promotion or use of any prize won. KEDM makes no and disclaims all warranties, guarantees or representations, express or implied, concerning the condition, quality, or merchantability of any prize. KEDM reserves the right to cancel this contest and not award any prize in the event that in its sole judgment unforeseen developments warrant cancellation. KEDM may substitute another prize of equal value in the event of non-availability of a prize.

Participants agree to grant the exclusive right to KEDM to use participant's entry, name, character, image or other likeness without further compensation for advertising, fundraising or promotional purposes. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.

Upon pick-up of prize, proper government-issued photo identification (such as, but not limited to a valid driver’s license or passport) from the winner is required. Unless otherwise stated above, prizes must be picked up at the KEDM studios located at Sandel Hall 319 at the University of Louisiana at Monroe, 700 University Avenue, Monroe, LA 71209, between the hours of 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday (except holidays). Under unique circumstances, a representative designated by the winner will be allowed to accept the prize. Written authorization from the winner, including the representative’s name, ID and a photocopy of the winner’s valid government-issued photo identification is required.

For the names of the prize winners, send a stamped, self-addressed envelope before October 30, 2017 to KEDM Drive Drawing Winners' Names, 700 University Ave, Monroe, LA 71209. Winners list will not be available until after October 20, 2017.

Participants agree to be bound by the terms of these Official Rules and by the decision of KEDM Station Management, which are final and binding on all matters pertaining to this promotion. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. Void where prohibited by law.