My Health Story Official Rules


My Health Story 2018 survey official rules:

Drawing is open to residents 18 years of age and older of Chemung, Livingston, Monroe, Ontario, Schuyler, Seneca, Steuben, Wayne and Yates counties in New York State.

Enter for a chance to win one (1) $500 grocery or gasoline gift card of your choice to Wegmans, Walmart, PriceRite, Aldis, Tops, Quik-Fill, or Sunoco. The prize is non transferable, and no substitutions, such as cash value, will be allowed. To enter, submit your first and last name, county of residence and email address in the entry form, which appears after the last page of the and surveys. 

By submitting an entry, you agree that the survey answers and any other information provided by you or collected by Common Ground Health in connection with the survey become Common Ground Health property. Participants who provide their emails will be asked if they want to sign up to receive periodic updates on Common Ground Health’s work to promote health equity. Common Ground Health does not sell or share emails with third parties. Common Ground Health reserves the right to disqualify entries that it believes in good faith were generated by automated means or scripts. Entries generated by script, macro or other automated means are void. 

Alternate Method of Entry (AMOE): You may also enter the drawing by mail without completing the survey. To do so, on a plain 3" x 5" index card, legibly handprint or type your first name, last name, complete address, city, state, zip code, home phone number and email address (if any) and mail your completed 3" x 5" card to: My Health Story Drawing, Common Ground Health, 1150 University Ave., Rochester NY, 14607. To be considered eligible in the Sweepstakes, AMOE entries must be postmarked no later than October 31, 2018. Each AMOE card received will be considered as one (1) entry for that entrant. Regardless of the method used to enter this Sweepstakes, the maximum number of entries allowed during the entry period is 1.

Only one entry per person will be accepted. Multiple entries by a previously-entered person using additional email addresses will not be accepted. One winner will be selected at random from all entrants at, and at the alternate method of entry link. Contest is not open to Common Ground Health employees, their immediate family members or household members. Odds of winning the prize vary with the number of entrants received. Completing a survey does not increase your chances of winning.

Entry period will start at 8 a.m. ET Tuesday, April 1, 2018, and will end at 5 p.m. ET Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2018. Winner will be selected at random from all eligible entries by 5 p.m. ET Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018. Winner will be notified via the email address or phone number they have supplied. If they fail to respond within fourteen (14) days of email or telephone notification, they will forfeit the ability to claim the prize, and another winner will be selected. Gift card will be mailed to the winner at an address they provide or available for pickup at Common Ground Health’s office, 1150 University Ave., Rochester, NY 14607. The name of the winner will be available by contacting Common Ground Health at or 585-224-3121 after December 31, 2018.

No purchase necessary. Contest is void where prohibited by law. The number of eligible entries received determines the odds of winning.

Sweepstakes is sponsored by Common Ground Health, 1150 University Ave., Rochester, NY 14607.

Complete a survey at Survey ends Sept. 3, but entries via the alternate method of entry will be accepted until Oct. 31, 2018.