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KEDM Drawing: Amazon Echo Show 10

Update: Congratulations to James and Frances Rogers of Monroe, winners of the Amazon Echo Show, and Vevlyn Wright of West Monroe, winner of the Echo Dot!

Enter to win an Amzon Echo Show 10 when you make a donation to the Fall Membership Drive for KEDM Public Radio!

KEDM's public mission is to build understanding in this time when we can turn our understanding into opportunity and possibility for real progress.

KEDM's mission relies on your ongoing support to be here day after day delivering the news, information, and culture that northeast Louisiana relies on.

In fact, more than ever before, KEDM depends on donations from listeners to fund all the crucial resources behind every moment of our coverage. So please be generous now and become a partner with KEDM!

The Amazon Echo Show 10 with Motion and Alexa is the ultimate kitchen companion! Ask Alexa to play KEDM Public Radio, or Alexa can show you even more, with a 10.1" HD screen that’s designed to move with you, video calls, recipes, and shows are always in view. The speakers deliver premium, directional sound.

Just make your gift today to enter!

Official Drawing Rules and Policy


Drawing 1: One (1) Amazon Echo Dot 3rd Gen. with Alexa, to be drawn from entries between July 1,  2021 at 12 a.m. and Wednesday, October 6, 2021 at 6 p.m.

Drawing 2: One (1) Amazon Echo Show 10 3rd Gen. Smart Speaker with Motion and Alexa , to be drawn from entries between July 1, 2021 at 12 a.m. and Friday, October 8, 2021 at 10 a.m.

Prizes are not redeemable for cash and are 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. KEDM may substitute another prize of equal value in the event of non-availability of a prize.

How to Enter:

Entry is automatic with online, telephone or mailed contributions during the promotional period. All sustaining members of KEDM are entered if they make a monthly payment during the entry period. The number to call is 318-342-5575 or entrants may 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 with the same 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 period for all four drawings is retroactive to entries received beginning July 1, 2021 and covers all entries beginning at 12 a.m. CDT on July 1, 2021. The promotion for Drawing 1 ends on Wednesday, October 6, 2021 at 6 p.m. CDT. The promotion for Drawing 2 ends on Friday, October 8, 2021 at 10 a.m. CDT. Only entries received during the promotional periods for each drawing 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. You can request a mailed copy of the contest rules by email at kedmgm [at]


Employees of KEDM Public Radio at the University of Louisiana at Monroe, 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 KEDM giveaway prize per 30 days.

Selection and Notification of Winner:

Winners will be randomly drawn by a station employee by Friday, October 8, 2021 from among all the eligible entries received at the time of each drawing. The winners will be notified by telephone and/or e-mail within 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 ten (10) business days) to award the prize but the potential winner cannot be reached after ten (10) days from first notification attempt, or the potential winner 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 ten (10) business days. All unclaimed prizes after ten (10) business days will automatically be forfeited, and an alternate winner will be chosen. KEDM reserves the right to follow this timeline and shall make every reasonable effort to award the prizes with six (6) months of the conclusion of the entry period.

General Conditions

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. 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 judgment that developments warrant cancellation. Participants also agree to grant KEDM the exclusive right to use participant's entry, name, character, image or other likeness in perpetuity 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 photo identification (valid driver’s license, government-issued photo ID, or passport) from the winner is required. Prizes must be picked up at the KEDM studios located at Sandel Hall 319 at the University of Louisiana Monroe, 700 University Avenue, Monroe, LA 71209, between the hours of 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday, and 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Friday (except holidays). Under unique circumstances, a representative designated by the winner will be allowed to accept some prizes. Written authorization from the winner, including the representative’s name, ID and a photocopy of the winner’s ID is required.

For the name of the prize winner, send a stamped, self-addressed envelope before October 30, 2021 to KEDM Drive Drawing Winner, 700 University Ave, Monroe, LA 71209. Winner's name will not be available until after October 15, 2021.

Jay calls himself a "media producer" in a world of diversification. Jay earned a Bachelor of Arts in Radio/TV/Film Production from the University of Louisiana at Monroe and worked in video, feature film and television production for over 10 years before joining KEDM full time.