UCPD Social Media Contest Rules

Simple Acts of Kindness(Instagram Contest) March 15 - March 31st, 2021

Contest Rules

This contest is seeking Simple Acts of Kindness in action photos from followers of our Instagram page. (@unioncitypd_ca).  

  • Tag at least three friends to qualify for the cash gift card prize.  
  • All photos must be original 
  • Tag photos on your Instagram page with #UCPDCA & #SimpleActsOfKindness.  
  • By submitting photo (tagging a photo with #UCPDCA), you certify that you own the photo, that everyone in the photo has consented to its use for this contest, and that the City may publish the photo on its social media accounts. 
  • UCPD will accept one official submission of one photo only from each individual. Submissions including more than one photo may be disqualified (no collages will be accepted). 
  • This contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Instagram.


Contest Timeline Photos taken during the months March 2020 to March 2021 are preferred.

  • Contest Submission Opening: Monday, March 15, 2021 
  • Contest Submission Closing: Wednesday, March 31, 2021 (8:00 PM PST) 
  • Notification to Winners: 2 weeks after the close of the contest 
  • Winning Photo Featured: On UCPD’s social media platforms 

For any questions, please contact the UCPD Social Media Team via email at UCPDCommunity@unioncity.org



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