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TXDL Back to School Tech Giveaway!

It’s that time of year again: Back to School…or work!
Whatever the case is, we want to help you out. You could win a Back to School Tech Giveaway from TXDL!
If you’re a Black person in need you can register with us for your chance to win either:
  • a refurbished Apple Mac Mini computer system (one of three) Mac Mini w/ installed OS monitor Magic Keyboards LG Magic Mouse Poly Headphones
  • a refurbished MacBook Air (one) MacBook Air w/ installed OS Magic Keyboard LG Magic Mouse Poly Headphones
  • a refurbished MacBook Pro (one) MacBook Pro w/ installed OS Magic Keyboard LG Magic Mouse Poly Headphones
Winners will be chosen randomly. Supplies are limited, must be 18 years or older to enter.
Contest closes at 11:00 am on September 7, 2022 EDT.



Back to School Tech Giveaway (“Contest”)
from 11:00 am on August 17, 2022 EDT to 11:00 am on September 7, 2022 EDT
(“Contest Period”)

“TXDL (Techsdale)”


No purchase required. To enter the Contest, visit the TXDL (Techsdale) website at (the “Website”) during the Contest Period.

Complete the official entry form available on the Website during the Contest Period, then click “submit”.

To be valid, entries must be received by 11:00a.m. September 7, 2022 EDT.
Limit of one entry per person. If you attempt or are suspected of attempting to enter more than once or use robotic, automatic, programmed or any entry methods not authorized by these rules, it shall be deemed as tampering and will void your entries.

Entry forms become the property of TXDL (Techsdale) and will not be returned to you.


Contest is open to Ontario, Canada residents who have reached the age of 18 years of age at the Contest opening date.

Employees of TXDL (Techsdale), as well as such employees’ immediate family (father/mother, brother/sister, son/daughter) or persons living under the same roof are not eligible to enter this Contest.


On September 7, 2022, a random draw will be conducted by TXDL from among all eligible entries received during the Contest Period. One unique winner will be picked for each prize package.

Winner will be contacted by email during the week following the draw and should claim their prize as instructed by TXDL (Techsdale) by no later than 7 days after the date they are initially contacted. If a winner cannot be reached within 7 days following the first attempt of contact, declines the prize, or fails to return the required release form, the prize shall be forfeited and TXDL (Techsdale) has the right, at its sole discretion, to select another winner.


The winners will receive one (1) of the following:

  • Mac Mini package – 1 of 3 ( $1,520.00 CAN)
  • MacBook Air package – 1 ($1,620.00 CAN)
  • MacBook Pro package – 1 ($3,320.00 CAN)


5.1. Each winner shall sign a release declaring their eligibility as stipulated in Section 2 of these rules; agreeing that their name, image and/or voice may be used for advertising purposes related to this Contest free of charge; and releasing TXDL (Techsdale), as well as its respective directors, officers and employees (the “Contest Parties”) from all liability for any damage or loss arising from participation in this Contest or from the awarding, acceptance or use of the prize.

5.2. The prize shall be accepted as is and may not be exchanged or refunded for an amount of money, sold or transferred. No substitutions will be allowed. Any unused portion of a prize will be forfeited.

5.3. If the prize cannot be awarded as described in these rules, TXDL (Techsdale) reserves the right to substitute a prize or prize component with another of comparable value, as determined in its sole discretion.

5.4. Refusal to accept the prize releases the Contest Parties from any obligation toward the winner(s).

5.5. If a contestant makes any false statement, (s)he will be automatically disqualified from the Contest.

5.6. The Contest Parties assume no liability for any loss, damage or injury, including without limitation:
A. lost, stolen, delayed, damaged, misdirected, late, destroyed, illegible or incomplete entries;
B. loss, theft or damage to software or computer or telephone data, including any breach of privacy;
C. fraudulent calls;
D. inability of any person to participate in the Contest for any reason including mistaken addresses on mail or email; technical, computer or telephone malfunctions or other problems with computer on-line systems, servers, access providers, computer equipment, or software; congestion on the internet or at any website, or any combination of the foregoing;
E. damage to any person’s computer, including as a result of playing or downloading any material relating to the Contest;
F. any delay or inability to act resulting from an event or situation beyond their control, including a strike, lockout or other labour dispute at their location or the locations of the organizations and businesses whose services are used to administer this Contest; or
G. prizes that are lost, damaged or misdirected during shipping or delivery.

5.7. TXDL (Techsdale) reserves the right to cancel or suspend this Contest should a virus, bug or other cause beyond their reasonable control corrupt the security or proper administration of the Contest. Any attempt to deliberately damage any website or to undermine the legitimate operation of this Contest is a violation of criminal and civil laws. Should such an attempt be made, TXDL (Techsdale) reserves the right to seek remedies and damages to the fullest extent permitted by law, including criminal prosecution.

5.8. All personal information, such as name and contact information, is collected by TXDL (Techsdale) solely for the purposes of administering this Contest and shall not be used for any other purpose without your express consent. By providing this information, you consent to it being used for the stated purposes. Please see TXDL (Techsdale)’s privacy policy at

5.9. If the identity of a contestant is disputed, the authorized account holder of the email address submitted at the time of entry will be deemed to be the contestant. The
individual assigned to the email address for the domain associated with the submitted email address is considered the authorized account holder. A selected contestant may be required to provide proof that (s)he is the authorized account holder of the email address associated with the selected entry. All entries must be submitted from a valid email account that may be identified by reverse domain name search. The sole determinant of time for the purposes of receipt of a valid entry in this Contest will be the Contest server.

5.10. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries. All entries that are incomplete, illegible, damaged, irregular, have been submitted through illicit means, using any robotic, automatic programmed method that artificially increases the odds of winning or do not conform to or satisfy any condition of the rules may be disqualified by the TXDL (Techsdale). TXDL (Techsdale) is not responsible for any errors or omissions in printing or advertising this Contest.

5.11. TXDL (Techsdale) reserves the right to amend the Contest rules or to terminate the Contest at any time without any liability to any contestant. Any amendments to these Contest rules will be posted on the Website.

5.12. By entering, you agree to abide by the Contest rules and the decisions of TXDL (Techsdale), which decisions are final and binding on all contestants.

5.13. Contest rules are available on the Website.

Past Programs

MakeCode Arcade workshop

MakeCode Arcade Workshop series

Facilitated in partnership with Microsoft Canada, the MakeCode Arcade workshop series was held across the GTA.

TXDL worked with other nonprofits, community and grassroots orgs like Rise in STEM, MACCA and Toronto Parks, Recreation and Forestry to bring game coding to Black and diverse youth.
2021 Pay It Forward badgee
2021 recipient of the BPTN Pay It Forward Jr. Talent Pipeline, in partnership with RBC Future Launch

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