9th Annual Shorty Awards Categories

All finalists have been announced, stay tuned for more updates about the 9th Annual Shorty Awards on April 23, 2017

Brands & Organizations

The Shorty Awards honor the talented agencies, brands, and industry leaders behind the best and most innovative work on social media channels, campaigns, websites and applications.

Old Friends Senior Dog Sanctuary

Finalist in Animal

About Old Friends Senior Dog Sanctuary

Described by NYMag.com as the “Last Pure Place Online,” Old Friends Senior Dog Sanctuary is a Facebook community established in reverence of aging dogs, promoting their stories through positivity, compassion, and love. Based on the work and mission of its namesake nonprofit organization, Tennessee-based OFSDS offers lifetime Forever Foster homes for senior dogs. With over 1.5 million likes, the nonprofit’s Facebook page raises awareness and esteem through humor and kindness, entertaining and educating through social media promotions including the recent “Put a Pug in the White House” #Mildred2016 campaign, with memorabilia and keepsakes offered at the nonprofit’s “Ye Olde Friends Shoppe.”

Old Friends Senior Dog Sanctuary's best work on social

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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 9th Annual Shorty Awards will be held April 23, 2017 in NYC and streamed to the public.