Shorty Social Good Awards

Entries for the Shorty Social Good Awards are now closed. Stay tuned for the announcement of finalists! View entries submitted below.

The Shorty Social Good Awards honor groundbreaking corporate social responsibility and sustainability campaigns that organizational and marketing teams have worked so hard to realize. While the Shorty Awards have long-honored the best of social media, this competition includes efforts made by organizations to improve sustainability and diversity internally, foster globally-minded business partnerships and increase employee community and civic engagement.

Archived from the 6th Annual Shorty Awards

Buddy Project

Winner in Teen Activism

About Buddy Project

Gabby Frost, a 16-year-old from Pennsylvania, USA, started this program, Buddy Project, on April 8th 2013. Buddy Project is made to prevent suicide, self harm, & eating disorders and works by pairing two people up, who have mutual interests, so that they'll have a friend to talk to if they're ever feeling lonely, sad, etc. or ever feel the need to harm themselves in any way. Buddy Project is a program made to prevent suicide, self harm, & eating disorders by pairing up people, who have mutual interests, so that they don't harm themselves in anyway. Buddy Project tweets quotes, pictures, and other motivational things so that people can find that strength inside of them to live a more positive life.

Buddy Project's best work on social