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Free Rent for a Year In Boston

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About the Experience

Sumu is teaming up with Flutter to give away one year of rent-free living benefitting Y2Y Harvard Square – the first student-run shelter for homeless youth in the country.

Beginning May 2, 2016 and ending June 1, 2016, aspiring city dwellers can donate $10 to Y2Y Harvard Square for the chance to receive twelve months of rent-free living at Chroma Cambridge.

The one-bedroom Chroma Cambridge apartment will be furnished by Wayfair, from a bed + mattress in the bedroom to a sofa and decor in the living space, and additional amenities. 

For a $10 donation to Y2Y Harvard Square you could win;

  • 12 Months Free Rent at Chroma Cambridge
  • Beautiful 1bedroom, 1 bathroom apartment (pics)
  • Easy access to MIT, Harvard, BU, and downtown Boston (map)
  • Brand new construction with stainless steel appliances (amenities)
  • En suite laundry
  • Fully furnished by Wayfair
  • Garage parking
  • Roofdeck! (pic)
  • Pet Concierge Services
  • On site gym & fitness center
  • No rent checks for an entire year!!
  • Save $36,000 to buy a house or go on vacation!

The #YearInBoston campaign will end on Wednesday, June 1, 2016, culminating with the reveal of the winner at Chroma Cambridge via live streaming app, Periscope. Follow @SumuApp, @Flutter365, @BostonTweet, @Wayfair, and @ChromaCambridge for winner announcement.

June 6th Update: The winner has been confirmed. Name listed below.  

Supporting Y2Y Harvard Square

Y2Y Harvard Square (Y2Y), a student-run overnight shelter, employs a youth-to-youth model to provide a safe and affirming environment for young adults experiencing homelessness. Y2Y guests have opportunities to collaborate with service providers, other young adults experiencing homelessness, and student volunteers to create sustainable pathways out of homelessness and develop skills for long-term success. Y2Y provides opportunities for both guests and volunteers to become the next generation’s leading advocates for young adult-driven solutions to homelessness.

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Leonardo Topa Auburn, MA Confirmed

Flutter Tips

  • For a $10 donation to charity you’re automatically entered to win the experience - one chance.
  • You can gain additional chances to win for each person who donates $10 with your unique URL. Your unique URL is generated after donating.
  • You can gift a donation/chance to friends during checkout.

Fine Print

  • 80% of the donations go directly to Y2Y Harvard Square.
  • For Flutter's official rules and FAME, visit our Official Contest Rules page.
  • Lease at Chroma Cambridge is for 12 months starting on or before August 1, 2016.
  • Winner will be subject to a background/criminal check before living at Chroma Cambridge
  • Winner will need to sign a lease in agreement with Chroma's community rules & policies 
  • If original winner does not pass background check or Chroma's Terms, then a second winner will be generated. 
  • Apartment is non-transferable and cannot be sublet.
  • Winner is responsible for any taxes. 
  • Prize has no cash value. 
  • All Wayfair furniture is provided "as is" and cannot be returned or exchanged. 
  • For Chroma's full list of apartment terms & conditions visit Chroma's Terms & Conditions 
  • For Sumu's full list of terms & conditions visit Sumu's Terms & Conditions
  • Employees of Sumu and Flutter are not eligible to win. 

Flutter info:

  • 80% of the experience entry go directly to Y2Y Harvard Square
  • 95% of any additional donation goes directly to Y2Y Harvard Square
  • For Flutter's official rules, and FAME, visit our Official Contest Rules page
  • Flutter's Donation Fee Structure