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ACV recognizes frontline workers with Sandals/Beaches giveaway

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  •   05-13-2020  9:11 am
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ACV recognizes frontline workers with Sandals/Beaches giveaway
Pax Global Media

Air Canada Vacations (ACV) is recognizing the hard work and dedication of Canada’s frontline and essential service workers amid the COVID-19 pandemic by giving away 13 luxury vacations to any Sandals or Beaches resort.

That’s one vacation for each province and territory.

Called #ACVThanksYou, the contest started on May 11th and closes on May 24th, 2020 (at 11:59 p.m. EST).

It’s open to all Canadian residents who are frontline or essential service workers.

That’s defined as anyone who is working in specific fields or providing support in these industries:

  • Health
  • Water
  • Food
  • Communications
  • Information Technology
  • Energy industry
  • Natural and propane gas workers
  • Petroleum workers
  • Transportation
  • Manufacturing
  • Safety
  • Government
  • Postal and Delivery Services
  • Educators and childcare services
  • Hotel workers where hotels are used to COVD-19 mitigation and containment
  • Waste and Garbage
  • Veterinarians and animal welfare
  • Corrections
  • Social Services / Mental Health

To automatically enter, individuals working in the above industries can go to ACV’s Facebook Page and post a comment, answering the following question: “Tell us what you miss the most about vacations?” and use the hashtag #ACVThanksYou. (Make sure to include your province or residence, too).

To enter via Instagram, participants can post an image or video that answers the same question as above, and tag @AirCanadaVacations using the hashtag #ACVThanksYou (again, be sure to include your place of residence).

For Instagram, participants must have a public (not protected) profile and must follow the @AirCanadaVacations account.

Each prize includes two Economy Class round-trip tickets onboard any flight operated by Air Canada (including, flights operated under the Air Canada Express banner and operated by Air Canada Rouge) from the Canadian airport served by Air Canada closest to the winner’s home.

As for accommodations, the prize includes a double occupancy, seven-night (eight-day), stay at any Sandals or Beaches Resorts (in Jamaica, Bahamas, Saint Lucia, Antigua, Grenada, Turks and Caicos, and Barbados), and includes transfers from airport to hotel.

Approximate value of each prize is $5,700 CAD and the total approximate value of the prizes is $74,100 CAD.

Blackout dates and other terms and conditions apply.

For complete contest rules and details, click here.


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