Commit to quit smoking and you could win an iPad2

Commit to quit smoking and you could win an iPad2

Quit smoking, win a new iPad in contest

B.C. Lung Association, Save-On-Foods offer up prizes to people who commit to quitting smoking in 2012

Sign up with before Jan. 21, 2012 and commit to a quit date no later than Feb. 21 and you will be entered to win an iPad2 or one of five runners-up $100 Save-On Foods pharmacy gift certificates in an online contest organized by the B.C. Lung Association.

“Seven out of 10 smokers want to quit and most don’t know that by making use of proven tools and services they can double their chances of success,” said director Kathy Wylie, of Vernon.

“To help motivate quit-ready British Columbians to commit to quit, we decided to hold an online contest during National Non-Smoking Week.

“The contest serves to encourage individuals to quit smoking while at the same time informing them about our free, quit smoking tools and services available year-round through QuitNow (,” added Wylie.

To be eligible for the contest prizes you must be a B.C. resident and 19 years or older on Jan.14 and commit to a quit date on or before Feb. 21 at 11:59 p.m. PST.

Contest winners will be announced at the end of January 2012.

For more information about the contest and our free quit smoking services, visit