Kidicate Countdown Contest


You could win $200.

Are you ready to ring in the New Year with a chance to win some money?

Enter our Kidicate Countdown Contest!

One lucky kid will win a $200 Kidicate, a 2-year share certificate (certificate of deposit) exclusively for Kelly Community members ages 15 and younger!

To enter:

đź’°Snap a picture of your kid (or a kid in your life) as they’re ringing in the New Year.

đź’°Post the picture in the comments of our Facebook post. Be sure to include your child’s first name. One entry per kid.

Is your child a Kelly Community member?

We are with you through life’s journey. Your accounts are protected up to $500,000 per account holder. When you become a Kelly Community member, you’re not just opening an account at another financial institution. You’re not just getting great rates (you will), great service (you will) and an amazing rewards program (you will). You’re joining a family.

Membership is available to everyone who meets the following criteria:

• Anyone who lives, works, worships, volunteers or attends school in Smith County, Texas.
• Immediate family members of anyone who is eligible to join.

How to Join.

• Complete an application and open your Share account online. This account establishes your credit union membership and must remain open.
• You can also complete a Membership Application at any of our branch offices with proof of membership eligibility.
• Deposit $5 into your Share account. A minimum balance of $5 must remain in the account at all times.
• We are waiving the one-time membership fee of $10 for this promotion!

Kidicate Countdown Contest Rules


PROMOTION DESCRIPTION: The KIDICATE COUNTDOWN CONTEST begins on Sunday, December 31, 2023 at 11 p.m. and ends on Friday, January 5, 2024, at 11:59 p.m. (the \”Promotion Period\”).

The sponsor of this Contest is Kelly Community Federal Credit Union (“Sponsor”). By participating in the Contest, each Entrant unconditionally accepts and agrees to comply with and abide by these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor, which shall be final and binding in all respects. Sponsor is responsible for the collection, submission or processing of Entries and the overall administration of the Contest. Entrants should look solely to Sponsor with any questions, comments or problems related to the Contest. Sponsor may be reached by email at during the Promotion Period.

2.  ELIGIBILITY: Open to legal residents of the State of Texas, United States, who are 18 years old and older (the \”Entrant\”). Sponsor, and their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, distributors, retailers, sales representatives, advertising and promotion agencies and each of their respective officers, directors and employees (the \”Promotion Entities\”), are ineligible to enter the Contest or win a prize. Household Members and Immediate Family Members of such individuals are also not eligible to enter or win. “Household Members” shall mean those people who share the same residence at least three months a year. “Immediate Family Members” shall mean parents, stepparents, legal guardians, children, stepchildren, siblings, step-siblings, or spouses. This Contest is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited or restricted by law.

3. PRIZES: Grand Prize: One (1) winner will receive a $200 two-year Kidicate credited to their Kelly Community Federal Credit Union account. (approximate retail value or “ARV” not to exceed: $200.00) One winner will be drawn from all Facebook entries. Kids must be 15-years old or younger to qualify for the prize. Opening any account at Kelly Community requires becoming a member. If the winner selected is not a member, he or she must join before the Kidicate can be issued.

Prizes cannot be transferred, redeemed for cash, or substituted by winner. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole and absolute discretion to award a substitute prize of equal or greater value if a prize described in these Official Rules is unavailable or cannot be awarded, in whole or in part, for any reason. The ARV of the prize represents Sponsor’s good faith determination. That determination is final and binding and cannot be appealed. If the actual value of the prize turns out to be less than the stated ARV, the difference will not be awarded in cash. Sponsor makes no representation or warranty concerning the appearance, safety or performance of any prize awarded. Restrictions, conditions, and limitations may apply. Sponsor will not replace any lost or stolen prize items. In the event that the prize is won by a person who is not a member in good standing of Kelly Community Federal Credit Union, an alternate winner will be selected.

This Contest is open to legal residents of The State of Texas, United States who are eligible for membership at Kelly Community Federal Credit Union, and Prize will only be awarded and/or delivered to addresses within said locations. All federal, state and/or local taxes, fees, and surcharges are the sole responsibility of the prize winner. Failure to comply with the Official Rules will result in forfeiture of the prize.

4. HOW TO ENTER: Enter the Contest during the Promotion Period snapping of a photo of a child in your life ringing in the New Year. Post the photo in the comments section of our Facebook contest post with the child’s first name. Child must be 15-years-old or younger. All qualifying entries will be entered in a random drawing.

Entries may also be requested by mailing a Self-Addressed Stamped Envelope and writing a request for an official Entry Form from the SPONSOR. Requests can be mailed to:

Kelly Community Federal Credit Union
ATTN: Contest Administrator
2105 W. Grande Blvd.
Tyler, Texas 75701

Automated or robotic Entries submitted by individuals or organizations will be disqualified. Entry must be made by the Entrant. Any attempt by Entrant to obtain more than the stated number of Entries by using multiple/different addresses, identities, registrations, or any other methods, including, but not limited to, commercial contest/contest subscription notification and/or entering services, will void Entrant’s Entries and that Entrant may be disqualified. There is a limit of one (1) Entry per person. Final eligibility for the award of any prize is subject to eligibility verification as set forth below. All Entries must be postmarked by the end of the Promotion Period in order to participate. Sponsor’s database clock will be the official timekeeper for this Contest.

5. WINNER SELECTION: The Winner(s) of the Contest will be selected in a random drawing from among all eligible Entries received throughout the Promotion Period. The random drawing will be conducted no later than January 9, 2024, by Sponsor or its designated representatives, whose decisions are final. Odds of winning will vary depending on the number of eligible Entries received.

6. WINNER NOTIFICATION: Winner will be notified by private message on Facebook.  Potential Winner must accept the prize by email as directed by Sponsor within ten (10) days of notification. Sponsor is not responsible for any delay or failure to receive notification for any reason, including inactive email account(s), technical difficulties associated therewith, or Winner’s failure to adequately monitor any email account.

Any winner notification not responded to or returned as undeliverable may result in prize forfeiture. The potential prize winner may be required to sign and return an affidavit of eligibility and release of liability, and a Publicity Release (collectively \”the Prize Claim Documents\”). No substitution or transfer of a prize is permitted except by Sponsor.

7. PRIVACY: Any personal information supplied by you will be subject to the privacy policy of the Sponsor posted at  By entering the Contest, you grant Sponsor permission to share your email address and any other personally identifiable information with the other Contest Entities for the purpose of administration and prize fulfillment, including use in a publicly available Winner’s list.

8. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY: Sponsor assumes no responsibility or liability for (a) any incorrect or inaccurate entry information, or for any faulty or failed electronic data transmissions; (b) any unauthorized access to, or theft, destruction or alteration of entries at any point in the operation of this Contest; (c) any technical malfunction, failure, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or communications line failure, regardless of cause, with regard to any equipment, systems, networks, lines, satellites, servers, camera, computers or providers utilized in any aspect of the operation of the Contest; (d) inaccessibility or unavailability of any network or wireless service, the Internet or website or any combination thereof; (e) suspended or discontinued Internet, wireless or landline phone service; or (f) any injury or damage to participant’s or to any other person’s computer or mobile device which may be related to or resulting from any attempt to participate in the Contest or download of any materials in the Contest.

If, for any reason, the Contest is not capable of running as planned for reasons which may include without limitation, infection by computer virus, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which may corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Contest, the Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Contest in whole or in part. In such event, Sponsor shall immediately suspend all drawings and prize awards, and Sponsor reserves the right to award any remaining prizes (up to the total ARV as set forth in these Official Rules) in a manner deemed fair and equitable by Sponsor. Sponsor and Released Parties shall not have any further liability to any participant in connection with the Contest.

9. WINNER LIST/OFFICIAL RULES: To obtain a copy of the Winner List or a copy of these Official Rules, send your request along with a stamped, self-addressed envelope to

Kelly Community Federal Credit Union
ATTN: Contest Administrator
2105 W. Grande Blvd.
Tyler, Texas 75701

Requests for the names of the winners must be received no later than ten (10) days after the Promotion Period has ended.

Kelly Community Federal Credit Union
2105 W. Grande Blvd.
Tyler, Texas 75701

Federally insured by NCUA.

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