No purchase or online entry necessary to be entered in drawings. Void where prohibited. Open only to legal residents of the 50 states of the United States of America (including the District of Columbia) and Canada, 18 or older. Various drawings will be conducted during and at the completion of New Hampshire Public Radio's 2013 December Fund Drive and no later than December 23, 2013.
A montage of new ideas, picked fresh from the Word of Mouth vault:
Abolishing tips: usually, the debate around gratuity revolves around whether to leave 15 or 20 %.... Head of the Sustainable Restaurant Project at the University of Guelph , Bruce McAdams, is in favor of getting rid of tips altogether.
Balloon Brigade: the career aptitude test video game. A new startup designs mobile games that could help match fresh grads with job opportunities.
The science behind the buzz: journalist and science writer Joseph Stromberg explains caffeine addiction.
Make a donation before 2pm on December 17th and you will automatically be entered into a drawing for a $250 King Arthur Flour Gift Card. More than just flour, King Arthur offers high-quality baking ingredients, kitchen tools, mixes, cookbooks, and gift baskets! Don’t know how to bake? No problem! They offer a variety of classes, too, at their Baking Education Center in Norwich, Vermont.
Make a donation before 7pm on December 17th and you will automatically be entered into a drawing for $500 worth of gift cards to Settler's Green Outlet Village in North Conway, NH.
Save 30-60% every day at over 60 nationally known factory stores. Shop their national brand outlet stores and specialty shops for fashions, accessories, jewelry, home furnishings, intimate apparel, shoes, children's fashions and more. More than just an outlet center, Settlers' Green Outlet Village offers a beautiful courtyard setting, children's playground, seasonal events, entertainment and fun family dining choices.
Make a donation before 9am on December 18th and you will automatically be entered into a drawing for 4 ski passes to Loon Mountain in Lincoln, NH. Ranked as one of the top resorts in the East, and voted as the most accessible eastern resort in 2012 by the readers of SKI Magazine, Loon Mountain's 61 trails will challenge and entertain you throughout the winter season.
Make a donation before 2pm on December 18th and you will automatically be entered into a drawing for an exclusive NHPR Super Fan Pack! The winner will receive some fantastic items including, an NHPR Bluetooth Nano, NHPR Fleece Blanket, NHPR Baseball T-Shirt, an autographed Carl Kasell Pillow, Car Talk Shopping Bag, Wait, Wait...Don't Tell Me Mug, a book by Diane Rehm, and many, many more items from your favorite shows!
Make a donation before 7pm on December 18th and you will automatically be entered into a drawing for a Samsung Galaxy Tab 3. With its 8 inch screen and weighing only 11 oz, you can connect with your friends and family, watch your favorite TV shows and movies on the go, or browse the web. The Samsung Galaxy Tablet 3 makes it easy to do all your favorite activities.