Overview: The New York Blood Center Red Cell/Platelet Advantage Program (Advantage Programs) is a service of Donor Dialogue, Inc. This program is provided for all eligible donors of New York Blood Center. All users of this web site agree that their access to and use of this web site are subject to the terms and conditions set forth herein and all applicable laws. Any access is undertaken at the user's own risk. These terms and conditions may change without prior notice.
Eligibility: Eligibility for the New York Blood Center Advantage Program is limited to current New York Blood Center donors, except as otherwise determined by bargaining unit representation. Points earned in the program cease to exist when this eligibility is severed. No credit, carryover, transfer or redemption of Reward Points is available after eligibility is severed.
Change: New York Blood Center reserves the right, without prior notice, to discontinue or change the program at any time.
New York Blood Center reserves the right to change these terms and conditions at any time.
All questions or disputes regarding eligibility for this program, the eligibility of rewards, the availability of rewards or points, the terms and conditions of the program will be resolved by New York Blood Center at its sole discretion.
Participant Enrollment: Each eligible donor is automatically enrolled in the New York Blood Center Advantage Program and is prompted to create a user login and password in conjunction with their donor account, used to gain access to the New York Blood Center Advantage Program web site. At any time, registrants may change their personal password.
Earning Rewards: The earning and accumulation of Advantage Points begins when an eligible donor donates blood or platelets. Eligible participants may also earn points by participating in Promotional Events - although points are not guaranteed solely on the basis of event participation. Points will be awarded in accordance with the rules governing the Promotional Event, as established by New York Blood Center Advantage Program Administrator. There is no backdating of enrollment to retroactively award Reward Points.
Redemption and Deduction of Points:
- Any Reward Points not redeemed before expiration due to inactivity of donating from New York Blood Center will expire in the increments outlined in the program.
- Reward Points may only be used to redeem merchandise from the On-Line Catalog. Points are not redeemable for cash.
- The Reward Points you accrue do not constitute your property. You cannot transfer Reward Points to another donor. Reward Points have no monetary value except to the extent specifically provided for by a reward.
Claiming a Reward:
- New York Blood Center reserves the right to modify the merchandise available in the Reward Points On-Line Catalog at any time and without notice.
- When you have obtained sufficient points (minimum 400), you may redeem an item(s) from those described in the On-Line Catalog.
- Specific merchandise is subject to availability and substitutions may be made based on availability or market conditions.
Statements of New York Blood Center Advantage Points Earned: This web site provides eligible participants with detail of transactions, as well as New York Blood Center Advantage Points point balances.
Termination of Program: New York Blood Center reserves the right to terminate the Advantage Program at any time without any prior notice to you. If the program is suspended or terminated, any unredeemed Advantage Points must be redeemed within one month of the date of termination.
Participant Program Tracking: It is the responsibility of each eligible donor to use their awarded points to redeem items from the New York Blood Center Reward Points On-Line Catalog. Awarded points can only be redeemed for merchandise presented in the Reward Points On-Line Catalog.
Promotional Events: From time to time, New York Blood Center, at its discretion, may sponsor events intended to promote participation in the Advantage Program. These events may be terminated at any time, without cause or warning.
Taxes: Merchandise redeemed under the program is subject to applicable federal, state and/or local taxes. Payment of taxes resulting from these awards is the sole responsibility of the participating donor and not New York Blood Center or any of its affiliates or agents. New York Blood Center will report earnings under this program in accordance with federal, state and local regulations.
Shipping and Handling: Merchandise redeemed under the program is subject to shipping and handling charges. The shipping and handling charges are included in the point value associated with each item in the On-Line Catalog and are represented in the overall value of the item.
Privacy Notice: This web site is housed and operated by Online-Rewards on behalf of New York Blood Center. The information collected on this web site will be used by New York Blood Center in connection with the New York Blood Center Advantage Program. Online-Rewards will not provide your information to non-New York Blood Center or non-New York Blood Center third-party business partners without first obtaining your approval to do so.
Copyright: All textual, graphical and other content appearing on this World Wide Web site, unless otherwise noted, are the property of New York Blood Center.
Email Notices: When you visit this web site or send emails to us, you are communicating with us electronically. You consent to receive communications from us electronically. We will communicate with you by email or by posting notices on this web site. You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.
Confidentiality: If you use this web site, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password and for restricting access to your computer, and you agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password.