Passero’s Coffee Subscription Contest Details

What is the prize?
Contest running from Saturday, October 14, 2023 at 12:00 AM to 11:59 PM on Sunday, October 15, 2023. When you donate, you will be entered into the contest to win one six-month coffee subscription. (Retail value $260.00).

How am I entered to win? Where can I enter to win?
Enter online with a donation at You can also enter by donating by phone at 1-888-345-9499. Eligible entrants must provide their name, address, email address and phone number as part of their donation or by phone (215-351-0511) for free entry. Incomplete entries will not be eligible to win.

What are the exact details?
Make a donation between 12:00 AM Saturday October 14 through 11:59 PM Sunday, October 15 2023 on WHYY’s web form ( or by telephone at 1-888-345-9499 to be entered to win one six-month coffee subscription from Passero’s Coffee. The winner will be put in contact with Passero’s coffee to provide their preferred shipping address, as well as selecting caffeinated or decaf coffee, whole coffee beans or ground coffee. Each month of the 6-month period, the winner will receive two 16 oz. bags of Passero’s craft-roasted, single-origin coffee along with a sweet treat (chocolate covered pretzels or seasonal cookies). Package comes wrapped in coffee burlap and includes a Flavor Wheel and Tasting Guide to help explore the nuances of the coffee they receive.
You can also enter without donating (see next section). One entry per household.

Do I need to make a gift to enter?
No, but we hope you will enter by donating online at If you prefer not to donate, simply call Member and Audience Services at 215-351-0511.

How many entries are permitted per person?
One entry per household is allowed.

How many total entries will be allowed? What are the odds of winning?
The odds of winning one or more prizes will depend on the number of entrants. We will not set a limit on the total number of entries allowed.

How will the winner be selected?
The winner will be selected at random on November 1, 2023. We will notify the winner directly. Winners need not be present to win.

How will the winner be notified?
WHYY will make reasonable efforts to contact the winner using information provided on the winning entry form. This contact will be phone and/or email. If a winner does not contact WHYY within 10 business days after the first initial contact, WHYY will send notification through certified mail. After an additional 10 business days, WHYY may, at its option, award another person the prize. WHYY will not award a prize if the winner (a) was ineligible to participate, (b) provided materially false or misleading information to WHYY, or (c) if participating or receiving a prize is prohibited with respect to such person pursuant to these Rules or Applicable Law.

Why are you collecting so much personal information? Isn’t email address enough?
We want to make sure we can get in touch with the winner.

If I win, will I be required to pay any taxes based on the value of the prize?
Payment of all federal, state, and local taxes is the sole responsibility of the winner.

Are WHYY Sustainers automatically entered?
WHYY Sustainers are not automatically entered to win. They may enter by making an additional donation or upgrading their monthly donation level at or calling member services to enter without donating.

Who is eligible to enter?
To be eligible to enter, you must (a) be at least 18 years old at the time of purchase, (b) be a U.S. resident physically residing in the United States or District of Columbia, and (c) not be precluded by Applicable Law from participating. Enter online by donating at

WHYY employees, board members and their households may not enter and are not eligible to win a prize.

How can I find out who won the tickets?
Contact WHYY Member and Audience Services at or (215) 351-0511 during business hours, after November 1, 2023.

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