Last Updated September 30, 2022
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World of Vegan will occasionally include recipes that include wine, beer, or spirits or provide reviews of beverages intended to be consumed by those of legal drinking age. This content is intended for those 21 and over. Always drink responsibly.
1. The 2022 World of Vegan Kitchen Makeover Giveaway competition is promoted by World of Vegan LLC (World of Vegan), 1929 Flowers Street, Sacramento, CA 95825
2. This promotion is open to all US residents except employees of World of Vegan (or their immediate family members), plus worldwide international constituents who can receive the prizes at a United States mailing address.
3. You must be at least 18 years of age to enter this competition.
4. How to enter: Enter your name and email address on the entry form.
5. The opening date for entries is 10/01/2022. The closing date for entries is 10/31/2022. No entries received after this date will be accepted.
6. No purchase necessary. One entry per person.
7. There will be five winners, 1st place, 2nd place, 3rd place, 4th place, and 5th place. Winners will receive the following prizes:
1ST PLACE – Gardyn 2.0 Hydroponic Indoor Garden, Caraway Home Cookware Set, Omega Premium Juicer & Nutrition System, 9-Tray Excalibur Dehydrator, Wusthof Classic 8-Inch Chef’s Knife, Yonanas Deluxe Soft-Serve Maker, package of vegan chocolate from Sjaaks, and a signed copy of The Friendly Vegan Cookbook.
2ND PLACE – $250 Brentwood Home Gift Card, Wusthof Classic 8-Inch Chef’s Knife, a package of vegan chocolate from Sjaaks, and a signed copy of The Friendly Vegan Cookbook.
3RD, 4TH, AND 5TH PLACE – $200 Grove Co. Gift Card, Wusthof Classic 8-Inch Chef’s Knife, package of vegan chocolate from Sjaaks, and a signed copy of The Friendly Vegan Cookbook.
8. The prize is non-refundable, non-transferable, and subject to availability. No cash or prize alternatives are available. World of Vegan reserves the right in their reasonable discretion to substitute any prize with a prize of equal or greater value.
9. The winners of the competition will be drawn at random from all correct entries by an electronic system and notified by email no later than 11/01/2022. Where we require details from you, if you do not provide these within 7 days of notification we reserve the right to select a different winner.
10. All entrants are expected to act fairly and in the good spirit of the competition. World of Vegan reserves the right to investigate any irregularities and disqualify entrants at its absolute discretion. Any application containing incorrect, false or unreadable information will be rejected. Any applications made on behalf of or for another person or multiple entries will not be included in the competition. World of Vegan’s decision as to who has won the competition shall be final.
11. The prizes will be shipped directly to the winners by participating brands. Prizes may arrive in several multiple packages. Winner is responsible for providing an accurate mailing address and receiving the prize deliveries. World of Vegan is not responsible for packages that are undeliverable for any reason.
12. By entering the competition you are agreeing to accept these Terms and Conditions. Any breach of these Terms and Conditions by you will mean that your entry will not be valid, and you will not be allowed to enter this competition, or your prize may be invalidated.
13. By entering this competition you are agreeing that, if you win, your name may be a) used for the purpose of announcing the winner and/or distributed to individuals who request details of the winner and/or b) in any related publicity by World of Vegan, without additional payment or permission.
14. By participating in this giveaway, you are also opting in to receive World of Vegan’s e-newsletter. Any personal information you give us will be used solely for these purposes and will not be passed on to any other parties without your agreement.
15. Under no circumstances will World of Vegan be responsible for any loss, damages, costs or expenses arising from or in any way connected with any errors, defects, interruptions, malfunctions or delays in the promotion of the competition or prize. World of Vegan will not be responsible unless required by law, for any loss, changes, costs or expenses, which may arise in connection with this competition and World of Vegan can cancel or alter the competition at any stage.
16. Any dispute relating to the competition shall be governed by the laws of California and will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the California courts.
Last updated September 30, 2022
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We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for websites to earn advertising fees by advertising and providing links to products or services available from Amazon.com. As part of this Amazon Associates program, we may post customized links, provided by Amazon, to track the referrals to the Amazon listing. This affiliate program utilizes cookies to track visits for the purposes of assigning commission on these sales.
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First party cookies are created by the website that you are visiting. A third-party cookie is frequently used in behavioral advertising and analytics and is created by a domain other than the website you are visiting. Third-party cookies, tags, pixels, beacons and other similar technologies (collectively, “Tags”) may be placed on the Website to monitor interaction with advertising content and to target and optimize advertising. Each internet browser has functionality so that you can block both first and third-party cookies and clear your browser’s cache. The “help” feature of the menu bar on most browsers will tell you how to stop accepting new cookies, how to receive notification of new cookies, how to disable existing cookies and how to clear your browser’s cache. For more information about cookies and how to disable them, you can consult the information at All About Cookies.
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The content on this website is shared for informational purposes only. The information presented on this website may not apply to you, does not create any patient-physician relationship, and is not to be construed as medical advice or instruction. Information and advice presented here is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any condition or disease. Do not delay seeking professional medical advice or care because of something you read on this website.
This website is managed by human beings as a passion project to make veganism more accessible, delicious, and fun. The opinions expressed here represent our own, and they are subject to change, as we are always learning and evolving. The information presented on this site is believed to be accurate according to our best judgment, but we cannot guarantee accuracy or perfection. After all, we are only human!
The perspectives and views shared by the authors and guest contributors on this website do not necessarily reflect the views of WorldofVegan.com, those who link to this website, or anyone else. Likewise, the perspectives and opinions shared on WorldofVegan.com are not necessarily reflective of our the views of our contributors.
While we frequently link to other websites on WorldofVegan.com. External website links do not imply affiliation or endorsement of the linked websites or the information, products, advertising or other resources found there. We take no responsibility for anything found on websites outside of WorldofVegan.com.
Some links on WorldofVegan.com are affiliate links and we may earn a small commission from purchases made through those links. Anytime we’re able to turn product links into affiliate links, we do, as they help support our work! For example, whenever you see Amazon.com links, those are affiliate links that help keep the lights on here at World of Vegan.
We hold no responsibility for comments posted on this website. The writers of the comments will take sole responsibility, liability, and blame for any libel or litigation that results from something written in the comments. We cannot guarantee that comments will be accurate or polite, but do our best to monitor them.
The photos published on WorldofVegan.com include stock images as well as our own photos. We cannot grant permission to use the stock images, and permission to use our photographs is issued on a case-by-case basis.
The information presented on this website is our own opinion and advice, not counsel, and the content here is not to be taken as fact nor absolute. We will not be held responsible for any injury that results from following advice, tips, techniques, and recommendations presented on this site.
Last Updated: November 4, 2021
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