Time Out For Hunger (Past Event)

Hey, New York…Let’s Take #TimeOutForHunger!

On Sunday, May 7, your favorite NYC eateries are teaming up with Food Bank For New York City and Time Out New York in the fight against hunger…and you can join us! By dining out at any of the participating restaurants below, your meal will help provide food for the 1.5 million New Yorkers in need! 10% of the day’s proceeds will be donated to Food Bank For New York City.

So go ahead, call up some friends, grab a table, and brunch for good!

More ways to make YOUR impact on hunger:


Dine Out

Your dollar goes further in the fight against hunger when you dine out at participating restaurants on Sunday, May 7th. 10% of all proceeds will be donated to Food Bank For New York City.


Get Social

Share on social media for a chance to win tickets to the Food Network & Cooking Channel New York City Wine & Food Festival presented by Coca Cola: http://www.nycwff.org/


Enter to win by:

  • Posting a photo of your May 7, 2017 meal, tagging the restaurant, and using the campaign hashtag #TimeOutForHunger or
  • Sharing the campaign post at any time between May 1 – May 7 via Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter with the campaign hashtag #TimeOutForHunger.

Full contest rules here.



You can always take time out for hunger—ANYTIME, ANYWHERE—by donating to Food Bank For New York City here. Remember, every $1 equals 5 meals for hungry New Yorkers.

Social Media Contest Rules


1. Eligibility: This Campaign is open only to those who sign up at http://www.foodbanknyc.org/events/timeout and who are 21 years old as of the date of entry. The Campaign is only open to legal residents of the United States of America, and is void where prohibited by law. Employees of Food Bank For New York City, its affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, and suppliers, (collectively the “Employees”), and immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of Employees are not eligible to participate in the Campaign. The Campaign is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited.

2. Agreement to Rules: By participating, the Contestant (“You”) agree to be fully unconditionally bound by these Rules, and You represent and warrant that You meet the eligibility requirements. In addition, You agree to accept the decisions of Food Bank For New York City as final and binding as it relates to the content of this Campaign.

3. Campaign Period: Entries will be accepted online starting on May 1, 2017, 12:01am EST and ending May 7, 2017 11:59 pm, EST. All online entries must be received by May 7, 2017 11:59 pm, EST.

4. How to Enter: The Campaign must be entered by submitting a photo or sharing a post using the online form provided at Campaign URL or Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter. The entry must fulfill all Campaign requirements, as specified below, to be eligible to win a prize. Entries that are incomplete or do not adhere to the rules or specifications may be disqualified at the sole discretion of Food Bank For New York City. You may enter to win by (1) submitting a photo of your May 7, 2017 meal, tagging the restaurant, and using the campaign hashtag #TimeOutForHunger or (2) sharing the campaign post at any time during the Campaign Period via Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter with the campaign hashtag #TimeOutForHunger. Each photo or posting must contain the campaign hashtag #TimeOutForHunger. You may enter as many times as possible during the Campaign Period. If You use fraudulent methods or otherwise attempt to circumvent the rules, your submission may be removed from eligibility at the sole discretion of Food Bank For New York City.

Prohibited Content. By submitting an entry, you agree that the entry complies with these Official Rules and does not contain a virus or malicious content. As applicable, entries may not contain, as determined by the Food Bank for New York City, any profanity, nudity, suggestive poses, violence, political agenda, obscenity, or violation of any law.

5. Prizes: Two Winners will be selected. Each/The Winners of the Campaign (the “Winner”) will receive a pair of tickets to the Grand Tasting Event at the New York City Wine and Food Festival October 15th, 2017. Retail value approximately $500 five hundred dollars). Actual/appraised value may differ at time of prize award. The specifics of the prize shall be solely determined by Food Bank For New York City. No cash or other prize substitution shall be permitted except at Food Bank For New York City’s discretion. The prize is nontransferable. Any and all prize-related expenses, including without limitation any and all federal, state, and/or local taxes, shall be the sole responsibility of Winner. No substitution of prize or transfer/assignment of prize to others or request for the cash equivalent by Winner is permitted. Acceptance of prize constitutes permission for Food Bank For New York City to use Winner’s name, likeness, and entry for purposes of advertising and trade without further compensation, unless prohibited by law.

6. Odds: The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.

7. Winner Selection and Notification: Winner will be selected by random drawing under the supervision of Food Bank For New York City. Winner will be notified by email and phone notification within five (5) days following selection of Winner. Food Bank For New York City shall have no liability for Winner’s failure to receive notices due to spam, junk e-mail or other security settings or for Winner’s provision of incorrect or otherwise non-functioning contact information. If Winner cannot be contacted, is ineligible, fails to claim the prize within 7 days from the time award notification was sent, or fails to timely return a completed and executed declaration and release as required, the prize may be forfeited and an alternate Winner selected. Receipt by Winner of the prize offered in this Campaign is conditioned upon compliance with any and all federal, state, and local laws and regulations. ANY VIOLATION OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES BY WINNER (AT FOOD BANK FOR NEW YORK CITY’S SOLE DISCRETION) WILL RESULT IN WINNER’S DISQUALIFICATION AS WINNER OF THE CAMPAIGN, AND ALL PRIVILEGES AS WINNER WILL BE IMMEDIATELY TERMINATED.

8. Rights Granted by You: By entering this content (e.g., photo, video, text, etc.), You understand and agree that Food Bank For New York City, anyone acting on behalf of Food Bank For New York City, and Food Bank For New York City’s licensees, successors, and assigns, shall have the right, where permitted by law, to print, publish, broadcast, distribute, and use in any media now known or hereafter developed, in perpetuity and throughout the World, without limitation, your entry, name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness, image, statements about the Campaign, and biographical information for news, publicity, information, trade, advertising, public relations, and promotional purposes. without any further compensation, notice, review, or consent. Optional verbiage for Contests: By entering this content, You represent and warrant that your entry is an original work of authorship, and does not violate any third party’s proprietary or intellectual property rights. If your entry infringes upon the intellectual property right of another, You will be disqualified at the sole discretion of Food Bank For New York City. If the content of your entry is claimed to constitute infringement of any proprietary or intellectual proprietary rights of any third party, You shall, at your sole expense, defend or settle against such claims. You shall indemnify, defend, and hold harmless Food Bank For New York City from and against any suit, proceeding, claims, liability, loss, damage, costs or expense, which Food Bank For New York City may incur, suffer, or be required to pay arising out of such infringement or suspected infringement of any third party’s right.

9. Terms & Conditions: Food Bank For New York City reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Campaign should virus, bug, non-authorized human intervention, fraud, or other cause beyond Food Bank For New York City’s control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, or proper conduct of the Campaign. In such case, Food Bank For New York City may select the Winner from all eligible entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken by Food Bank For New York City. Food Bank For New York City reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers or attempts to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Campaign or website or violates these Terms & Conditions. Food Bank For New York City has the right, in its sole discretion, to maintain the integrity of the Campaign, to void votes for any reason, including, but not limited to: multiple entries from the same user from different IP addresses; multiple entries from the same computer in excess of that allowed by Campaign rules; or the use of bots, macros, scripts, or other technical means for entering. Any attempt by an entrant to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of the Campaign may be a violation of criminal and civil laws. Should such attempt be made, Food Bank For New York City reserves the right to seek damages to the fullest extent permitted by law.

10. Limitation of Liability: By entering, You agree to release and hold harmless Food Bank For New York City and its subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, partners, representatives, agents, successors, assigns, employees, officers, and directors from any liability, illness, injury, death, loss, litigation, claim, or damage that may occur, directly or indirectly, whether caused by negligence or not, from: (i) such entrant’s participation in the Campaign and/or his/her acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of any prize or any portion thereof; (ii) technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to the malfunction of any computer, cable, network, hardware, or software, or other mechanical equipment; (iii) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions, telephone, or Internet service; (iv) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Promotion; (v) electronic or human error in the administration of the Promotion or the processing of entries.

11. Disputes: THIS Campaign IS GOVERNED BY THE LAWS OF the United States of America AND New York state, WITHOUT RESPECT TO CONFLICT OF LAW DOCTRINES. As a condition of participating in this Campaign, participant agrees that any and all disputes that cannot be resolved between the parties, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Campaign, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court located in New York state having jurisdiction. Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances shall participant be permitted to obtain awards for, and hereby waives all rights to, punitive, incidental, or consequential damages, including reasonable attorney’s fees, other than participant’s actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e. costs associated with entering this Campaign). Participant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.

12. Privacy Policy: Information submitted with an entry is subject to the Privacy Policy stated on the Food Bank For New York City website. To read the Privacy Policy, http://www.foodbanknyc.org/news/policies-and-disclaimers click here. Note: a privacy policy is optional, but may be required when running a promotion on the web when using third party platforms or when using features from social channels. Including this information makes it clear to your users how you are going to use their information.

13. Winners List: To obtain a copy of the Winner’s name or a copy of these Official Rules, mail your request along with a stamped, self-addressed envelope to: Food Bank For New York City 39 Broadway, New York, NY 10006. Requests must be received no later than May 31st, 2017.

14. Social Media: The Campaign hosted by Food Bank For New York City is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or associated with Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter.

15. Acceptance. You, the Contestant, have affirmatively reviewed, accepted, and agreed to all of the Official Rules.

Where Will You Take YOUR #TimeOutForHunger ?

  • Brooklyn
  • Manhattan
  • Queens


May 07 2017

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