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Prevent Blindness America Invites Consumers to 'See America' Through Nationwide Contest
Date:4/14/2008

s can be prevented through early interventions like vision screenings and dilated eye exams.

"For more than 100 years, Prevent Blindness America has championed the importance of regular eye care and safety initiatives," said Daniel D. Garrett, senior vice president, Prevent Blindness America. "We hope this new program will encourage people to pause and appreciate one of our most precious gifts -- our sight."

Those interested in participating in the contest should go to http://www.preventblindness.org/seeamerica to obtain contest parameters and submit their story, or call 1-800-331-2020 to receive information on submissions by mail or fax. For more information about Prevent Blindness America and its sight-saving services, visit http://www.preventblindness.org.

Official Contest Eligibility and Rules

Contest submissions may be made by legal residents of the 50 U.S. states and the District of Columbia, who are 14 years old or older as of April 14, 2008 (each a "Submitter"). Employees of Prevent Blindness America, GolinHarris and each of their respective parent companies, affiliates, subsidiary companies, distributors, sales representatives, retailers, advertising, sales promotion and judging agencies, and all other service agencies involved with the Contest and members of the immediate families (parent, child, sibling and spouse of each) or households of any of the above are not eligible to submit entries. Void where prohibited. Contest is subject to all federal, state and local laws and regulations.

All prizes will be awarded to the winning entries listed in conjunction with the designated Entry. Grand Prize: Four domestic airline tickets provided by Orbitz.com. Travel restrictions may apply. First Prize: Two domestic airline tickets provided by Orbitz.com. Travel restrictions may apply. Unclaimed prizes m
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