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Breastfeeding Selfie Contest #thebaybreastfeeds 

#thebaybreastfeeds is a selfie contest for people residing in the Bonavista Peninsula, Burin Peninsula and Rural Avalon areas to help promote breastfeeding and contribute to the normalization of breastfeeding practices in the rural areas of the eastern region.
The #thebaybreastfeeds selfie contest closed on October 31, 2016.
Congratulations to the winners and to all participants who helped to promote breastfeeding!

And the winners are...
Burin Area: Riley Fleming

Rural Avalon Area: Ann Marie Kerrivan

Bonavista Area: Erika Dawn

Check out all the contest selfies through the links below:
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Contest Rules

1. Entry:  To enter this content, take a ‘selfie’ (a photo of yourself) with the breastfeeding mother cut-out and share it publicly via Facebook/Twitter using #thebaybreastfeeds. A posting on Facebook is an entry and a posting on Twitter is an entry. Each contestant will be limited to a maximum of two entries. 

2. Eligibility: The promotion is open to the public (men, women, parents or grandparents) who have a Facebook/Twitter account, including Eastern Health employees and their families. Entries must be received between September 30 and October 31, 2016.

3. Winner Selection:  Entries will be grouped into three regions:  Rural Avalon, Bonavista Peninsula and Burin Peninsula. Entries will be assigned a number in order of posting. A winner will be randomly selected from the entries. 
4. Prizes:  One prize will be awarded for each of the three regions.  Winners will receive a Samsung tablet. The prize will be delivered within the boundaries of Eastern Health. 

5. Winner Notification: Winners will be notified via Facebook/Twitter within three business days after the draw date.  If the prize cannot be claimed within two weeks of the draw, another entry will be drawn.   The names and the selfie of the three winners will be published on Eastern Health’s Facebook/Twitter page and website.

6. Use of Contest Information: By entering this contest, you allow Eastern Health to use your selfie for promotional and educational uses.

7. Not Endorsed by Facebook/Twitter: By participating in this contest, contestants acknowledge that this contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook/Twitter and release Facebook/Twitter from any and all liability arising from or related to this contest.

By entering this contest, contestants allow Eastern Health to use their selfie for promotional or educational uses.  This includes entry of selfies which include children.  Parents or legal guardians may contact Eastern Health at  or 709-229-1575 prior to October 31, 2016 to withdraw entries posted without appropriate consent or approval.

8. Conduct: All contest participants agree to be bound by these Official Rules.  Eastern Health, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to disqualify any entries that it deems to be inappropriate. 

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Breastfeeding Support at Eastern Health

Updated Nov 4, 2016