The second part was going to be award points redeposits (full or partial) and it appears that this has now begun based on the email above that we received from a reader.
You can access Marriott Bonvoy here.
Marriott Bonvoy will refund partially or completely some award stays of random members.
Here are the pieces about the gift cards:
So, I never received the $50 gift card but perhaps I’ll see award points redeposit sometime next month after my five night stay at the Le Meridien Bora Bora. You can hope, right?
This certainly is an interesting promotion, although it appears to be rather random. It would be interesting to learn whether all Ambassador members are going to get a point redeposit or if they are capped in numbers.