Masks for Change – Kids Art Contest!

Congratulations to our Masks for Change contest winners!

Our judges had a delightful yet difficult time going through the entries, but we love what they’ve chosen:

Masks For Change art entry winner (8th grade)
Vivian P, 2nd grade winner
Masks For Change art entry winner (4th grade)
Eve DN, 4th grade winner
Masks For Change art entry winner 2nd grade
Crystal P, 8th grade winner

These winners will all receive 250 masks made with their design! Thank you so much to everyone who entered!

Kids, Candor Threads needs your help!

Racism has no place in our world. Spread the word with a mask!

Use the template below to create a design to express what anti-racism means to you. Winners will receive 250 custom masks featuring their own design to share with their classmates and teachers!

Submit your entry by September 30th, 2020 by email or mail to 2545 W. Diversey Avenue Ste 230, Chicago, Illinois, 60647

All children from Kindergarten to 8th grade are welcome to enter – Include your name, school, age, grade, and phone number with your entry.

Three prizes will be awarded: one winner will be selected from Kindergarten – 2nd grade, one winner will be selected from grades 3rd – 5th, and one winner will be selected from grades 6th – 8th. Winners will receive 250 custom masks featuring their own design to share with classmates and faculty.

Winners will be announced by October 7th, 2020.  Masks will be delivered 4-6 weeks after the winner accepts their prize.

Good luck!

Print form:  Masks for Change pdf form (click to download)

See full terms & conditions:


1. PROMOTION DESCRIPTION: The “Masks for Change contest” begins on June 15th at 12 am CST and ends on July 12th at 11:59 pm CST.The contest is brought to you by Shop4Ties/Candor Threads. By participating in the contest, each Entrant unconditionally accepts and agrees to comply with and abide by these Official Rules and the decisions of Shop4Ties/Candor Threads, which shall be final and binding in all respects. Shop4Ties/Candor Threads is responsible for the collection, submission or processing of Entries and the overall administration of the contest. Entrants should look solely to Shop4Ties/Candor Threads with any questions, comments or problems related to the contest. Shop4Ties/Candor Threads may be reached by email at during the Promotion Period.

2. ELIGIBILITY: Open to legal residents of the United States who are currently enrolled in school, grades Kindergarten to 8th grade. This contest is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited or restricted by law. Shop4Ties/Candor Threads, and their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, distributors, retailers, sales representatives, advertising and promotion agencies and each of their respective officers, directors and employees are ineligible to enter the contest or win a prize. Household Members and Immediate Family Members of such individuals are also not eligible to enter or win. “Household Members” shall mean those people who share the same residence at least three months a year. “Immediate Family Members” shall mean parents, step-parents, legal guardians, children, step-children, siblings, step-siblings, or spouses. This contest is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited or restricted by law.

3. PRIZES: Three prizes will be awarded. One winner will be selected from Kindergarten – 2nd grade. One winner will be selected from grades 3-5, and one winner will be selected from grades 6-8. Winners will receive 250 custom masks featuring their own design to share with classmates and faculty. Each prize totals an Approximate Retail Value (ARV) of $1167.50. Only one prize per person and per household will be awarded. Prizes cannot be transferred, redeemed for cash or substituted by winner. Shop4Ties/Candor Threads reserves the right in its sole and absolute discretion to award a substitute prize of equal or greater value if a prize described in these Official Rules is unavailable or cannot be awarded, in whole or in part, for any reason. The ARV of the prize represents Shop4Ties/Candor Threads’ good faith determination. That determination is final and binding and cannot be appealed. If the actual value of the prize turns out to be less than the stated ARV, the difference will not be awarded in cash. Shop4Ties/Candor Threads makes no representation or warranty concerning the appearance, safety or performance of any prize awarded. Restrictions, conditions, and limitations may apply. Shop4Ties/Candor Threads will not replace any lost or stolen prize items.This contest is open to legal residents of the United States of America and Prize will only be awarded and/or delivered to addresses within said locations. All federal, state and/or local taxes, fees, and surcharges are the sole responsibility of the prize winner. Failure to comply with the Official Rules will result in forfeiture of the prize.

4. HOW TO ENTER: Enter the contest during the Promotion Period online by completing the entry form and submitting it to or 2545 W. Diversey Avenue, Ste 230, Chicago, Illinois, 60647. If you are unable to access a printed entry form, Shop4Ties/Candor Threads will provide entry forms to any contestant who would like to pick one up at the Shop4Ties/Candor Threads office (address above). Please call 800-998-8437 to ensure someone is available to meet you. Automated or robotic Entries submitted by individuals or organizations will be disqualified. Internet entry must be made by the Entrant or Parent/Legal Guardian. Any attempt by Entrant to obtain more than the stated number of Entries by using multiple/different email addresses, identities, registrations, logins or any other methods, including, but not limited to, commercial contest subscription notification and/or entering services, will void Entrant’s Entries and that Entrant may be disqualified. Final eligibility for the award of any prize is subject to eligibility verification as set forth below. All Entries must be received by the end of the Promotion Period in order to participate.

5. WINNER SELECTION: The Winner(s) of the contest will be selected from among all eligible Entries received throughout the Promotion Period. Decisions will be conducted between July 13th and July 15th after the Promotion Period by Shop4Ties/Candor Threads or its designated representatives, whose decisions are final. Odds of winning will vary depending on the number of eligible Entries received.

6. WINNER NOTIFICATION: Winner will be notified by email at the email address provided in the Entry Information approximately 3-4 days after the contest concludes. Potential Winner must accept a prize by email as directed by Sponsor within 5 days of notification. Shop4Ties/Candor Threads is not responsible for any delay or failure to receive notification for any reason, including inactive email account(s), technical difficulties associated therewith, or Winner’s failure to adequately monitor any email account. Any winner notification not responded to or returned as undeliverable may result in prize forfeiture. The potential prize winner may be required to sign and return an affidavit of eligibility and release of liability, and a Publicity Release (collectively \”the Prize Claim Documents\”). No substitution or transfer of a prize is permitted except by Shop4Ties/Candor Threads.

7. PRIVACY: Any personal information supplied by you will be subject to the privacy policy Shop4Ties/Candor Threads. By entering the contest, you grant Shop4Ties/Candor Threads permission to share your email address and any other personally identifiable information with the other contest Entities for the purpose of administration and prize fulfillment, including use in a publicly available Winners list.

8. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY: Shop4Ties/Candor Threads assumes no responsibility or liability for (a) any incorrect or inaccurate entry information, or for any faulty or failed electronic data transmissions; (b) any unauthorized access to, or theft, destruction or alteration of entries at any point in the operation of this contest; (c) any technical malfunction, failure, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or communications line failure, regardless of cause, with regard to any equipment, systems, networks, lines, satellites, servers, camera, computers or providers utilized in any aspect of the operation of the contest; (d) inaccessibility or unavailability of any network or wireless service, the Internet or website or any combination thereof; (e) suspended or discontinued Internet, wireless or landline phone service; or (f) any injury or damage to participant’s or to any other person’s computer or mobile device which may be related to or resulting from any attempt to participate in the contest or download of any materials in the contest. If, for any reason, the contest is not capable of running as planned for reasons which may include without limitation, infection by computer virus, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which may corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this contest, the Shop4Ties/Candor Threads reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the contest in whole or in part. In such event, Shop4Ties/Candor Threads shall immediately suspend all drawings and prize awards, and Shop4Ties/Candor Threads reserves the right to award any remaining prizes (up to the total ARV as set forth in these Official Rules) in a manner deemed fair and equitable by Shop4Ties/Candor Threads. Shop4Ties/Candor Threads and Released Parties shall not have any further liability to any participant in connection with the contest.

9. SOCIAL NETWORK DISCLAIMER A Facebook account may be required to enter via Facebook. If you don’t already have a Facebook account, visit to create one. It is free to create an account. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook. You understand that you are providing your information to the Sponsor and not to Facebook. By participating via the Facebook platform, participants are also subject to Facebook’s data policy and terms of use, which can be found at and

10. WINNER LIST/OFFICIAL RULES: To obtain a copy of the Winner List or a copy of these Official Rules, send your request along with a stamped, self-addressed envelope to Shop4Ties/Candor Threads cc: Masks for Change contest at Shop4Ties/Candor Threads, 2545 W. Diversey Avenue, Ste 230, Chicago, Illinois, 60647. Requests for the names of the winners must be received no later than July 20th, 2020 after the Promotion Period has ended. For accessing a Winner List online, visit Threads. The winner list will be posted after winner confirmation is complete.

11. SPONSOR: Shop4Ties/Candor Threads, 2545 W. Diversey Avenue, Ste 230, Chicago, Illinois, 60647,

12. ADMINISTRATOR: Shop4Ties/Candor Threads, 2545 W. Diversey Avenue, Ste 230, Chicago, Illinois, 60647,

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