Zelle® Partners with Karamo to Give Away $75,000 this Holiday Season


November 12, 2020
Zelle® Partners with Karamo to Give Away $75,000 this Holiday Season


Zelle® Partners with Karamo to Give Away $75,000 this Holiday Season 

WHO: Zelle® has partnered with celebrity TV host and Queer Eye star Karamo to give away a total of $75,000 this holiday season through the Zelle® “Send Cheer” contest. The contest will culminate with Karamo’s Holiday Spectacular presented by Zelle®, a live event meant to celebrate and spread cheer through this holiday season.


  • Karamo’s Holiday Spectacular presented by Zelle® will be an Instagram live event where Karamo will explore the season’s hot topics with tips to navigate the holidays during these unprecedented times. With the help of live guests including experts, and Zelle® “Send Cheer” contest prize winners, Karamo will explore topics such as mental health and well-being, navigating family relationships, and helping your community thrive in manageable and meaningful ways.
  • The Zelle® “Send Cheer” contest will take place on Instagram and entries will be accepted until November 29, 2020 at 11:59 pm ET. The contest aims to celebrate and reward those who have dedicated time and effort to “pay it forward” this year - from supporting friends and family to giving back to their communities. Winners will be awarded $25,000 and the opportunity to participate in a virtual meet-and-greet with Karamo during Karamo’s Holiday Spectacular presented by Zelle®.


WHERE: Karamo’s Holiday Spectacular will occur on Karamo’s Instagram page. 

WHEN: Thursday, December 17, 2020, 4:00 pm PT/7:00 pm ET  

To request a media interview with Karamo or the Zelle team regarding Karamo’s Holiday Spectacular presented by Zelle®, please contact pressinquiries@zellepay.com.  

How to Enter the Zelle® ‘Send Cheer’ contest:  

To enter the Zelle® “Send Cheer”’ contest, consumers must post a 60 second or less video on Instagram detailing how they - or someone they know - have been paying it forward and sending cheer within their community throughout the pandemic. Winners, those whose good deeds are highlighted in the videos, will be awarded a monetary prize of $25,000 and an invitation to participate in a virtual meet-and-greet with Karamo this holiday season during Karamo’s Holiday Spectacular, presented by Zelle®. To be considered, consumers must be following Zelle® on Instagram @ZellePay prior to submission and should post their video on Instagram with the hashtag #ZelleContest. 

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Enter Contest between 11/12/20 at 9:00 AM ET and 11/29/20 at 11:59 pm ET. Open to legal residents of the 50 U.S. states & D.C., who are 18+ and enrolled with Zelle®. (Applies to Nominator & Nominee). Instagram account also required to submit entry.  Self-nominations allowed. If nominating someone else: (a) get Nominee’s consent prior to entry and (b) only Nominee is eligible to receive prize if a winner. Limit 1 entry per person (as Nominator or Nominee). Visit www.ZelleContest.com for full details on how to enter, eligibility & content requirements, judging criteria, prize description and limitations (including availability of Karamo and other aspects of segment element of prize). Void where prohibited. This Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook or Instagram. SPONSOR: Early Warning Services, LLC, 16552 N. 90th Street, #100, Scottsdale, AZ 85260 

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