Faces of Family Photo Contest

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A picture’s worth a thousand words. Tell your family’s story! Enter our Faces of Family photo contest for a chance to win great prizes donated by Broadway Camera and be featured in AFABC’s print and online materials!

Please click the "Register Now" button and complete the form to enter.


2018 Faces of Family photo contest

What are we looking for?

  • High quality, high resolution photos that you own the rights to (we cannot accept entries from professional photoshoots, for example)
  • A connection to foster care, permanent guardianship, kinship care, custom adoption, or other forms of permanency.

Each entrant can submit up to 10 photos.

Deadline: May 15, 2018.

Winning photos and other selected entries will appear in Focus on Adoption magazine and other AFABC print, digital, and social media channels. By entering the contest, you give permission to AFABC to use your photos publicly in any of our materials, including print and social media. Please ensure you have permission to identify and show the faces of any minors included in your photos.

Note: AFABC employees and their family members are not eligible to enter.

Grand prize (draw)
Fujifilm Instax Minion Mini 8” instant film camera
All contest entrants are automatically included in a draw for this prize!
Snap fun photos like a Despicable Me agent with this Polaroid-style instant camera! It looks just ike an adorable minion from the popular kids' movie, but its top-notch features and performance will make grown-ups smile too.

First place (judged category)
Ricoh WG-50 all-weather adventure camera
This amazing little camera is waterproof, shock-proof, and freeze-proof­­—perfect for active families! It boasts an ourdoor-friendly  monitor, exceptional image quality, and Full HD movie recording capability, plus creative shooting fucntions to capture your unique world from a totally different angle or viewpoint.

Second place (judged category)
Monster Vision 1080p+ action sports camera
This camera lets you capture and relive all of your greatest adventures and most exciting experiences! It takes 1080p video at 60 frames per second while simultaneously taking photos up to 12MP. Includes mounts, accessories, and 16GB memory card.


Official Rules

The 2018 Faces of Family Photo Contest (“contest”) is sponsored by Broadway Camera and administered by the Adoptive Families Association of BC (“AFABC”) contest begins on February 11, 2018 at 12 am and ends on May 15, 2018 at 11:59 pm PST (“contest period”). 

By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor and Administrator. Void where prohibited by law.

The Adoptive Families Association of BC (AFABC) features photos of real adoptive children, teens, and families from our community throughout our educational and promotional materials. Reflecting the real faces of adoption helps us in our ongoing work to promote, publicize, and celebrate adoption and adoptive families. By entering the Faces of Family photo contest, you give permission to AFABC to use your photos in any of our materials, including print and social media. You confirm that you own the rights to the photos you submit and have have permission to allow them to be reproduced by the contest administrators, and that you have permission to identify and show the faces of any minors included in your photos. Administrators reserve the right to publish entrants’ complete names in conjunction with their submitted photographs, unless otherwise requested by the entrants.

Contest is open to legal residents of Canada who have reached the age of majority in their respective province or territory of residence at the time of entry. Employees or contractors of the Sponsor(s) and immediate family members of, and any persons domiciled with any such employees or contractors, are not eligible to enter. 

All contest entrants will receive one entry (regardless of number of photos submitted) for the grand prize draw for a FujiFilm Instax Minion Mini 8” camera. One grand prize draw winner will be chosen at random using the online random number generator at www.random.org. The odds of winning will depend on the number of entries received.

First and second place prize winners will be selected by a committee of AFABC staff.

The winners will be contacted by email and will have seven days to respond. If no response is received within seven days, another winner will be chosen. Administrators are not responsible for prize fulfillment nor for any technical failures.

Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and/or Google+ are in no way associated with this giveaway. If applicable, social media posts (such as but not limited to tweets and Instagram posts) must be PUBLIC to be eligible. If you sign up for newsletters as entries, you must confirm your subscription for those entries to count. The winner’s entries will be verified.

Contact information for sponsor(s), if applicable, can be found in the contest text via website links.

Images included in the contest promotional materials may not depict the exact prize, and are for illustrative purposes only.

Please contact bbrashnyberg@bcadoption.com or 604-320-7330 ext 106 for any questions.

Please click the "Register Now" button and complete the form to enter.

January 31st, 2018 4:00 PM   through   May 16th, 2018 12:01 AM
Detailed Information
Audience: Adoptive Parents
Location: Online
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