8th Annual Shorty Award Categories

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She's the First

Finalist in Small Business

About She's the First

She’s the First sponsors girls’ education in developing nations, giving them the chance to become the first in their families to graduate from secondary school. To fulfill this mission, She’s the First guides supporters to organize creative fundraisers and gives them a clearer understanding on complex global issues related to poverty. Harnessing technology and social media, She’s the First is committed to connecting sponsors and scholars around the world in innovative, mutually beneficial ways to foster mentorship, philanthropy, equality, and leadership. Ultimately, our student leaders and scholars become the change agents who break cycles of generational poverty and transform our world. She's the First is based in New York City, but works with partners all over the world, in: The Gambia, Ethiopia, Tanzania, Uganda, Kenya, South Sudan, Peru, Guatemala, India, and Nepal. She's the First uses social media heavily to promote our mission on a national level. Our independent campus chapters on 90 high school and college campuses also rely on social media to inform their peers about girls' education.

She's the First's best work on social

https://twitter.com/shesthefirst/status/435821839487877121 https://www.facebook.com/shesthefirst/photos/a.96823609959.22760.89070244959/10150316949694960/?type=1&stream_ref=10 https://twitter.com/shesthefirst/status/435085191669743616 http://instagram.com/p/eY2m6XGz8N/ https://twitter.com/shesthefirst/status/402646954905468928

8th Annual Shorty Award Categories

About the Shorty Awards

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media.

Millions of people participate in The Shortys to recognize individuals and organizations producing great content on Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, YouTube, Snapchat, Instagram, Vine and the rest of the social web.

The 8th Annual Shorty Awards ceremony will be held April 2016 in NYC and will be live streamed internationally.