Alec in WILDerland

was nominated for a Shorty Award!


The kid from that survival show ~ Actor ~ Honor Student ~ Explorer! Get Outside and Go Exploring. Base camp: Texas! #RhinoWeCan

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57
Nominations in Activism

1 nomination in Wild

1 nomination in Vote

Campaign Video by Alec in WILDerland

The Shorty Interview with Alec in WILDerland

Who's your role model on social media?

@jeromejarre for teaching me to enjoy life & helping me get out of my comfort zone. @BearGrylls for helping me survive it when I get there.

Can you name some one-of-a-kind Twitter accounts that you follow?

@SabiSandsRhinos, @gopro, @jeromejarre, @UberFacts, @PugRescueAustin, @NelsonMandela, @WWF,

Who is the funniest person on Twitter that you follow?

Adam Sandler but he doesn't tweet :(

What's the funniest celebrity tweet you saw in this past year?

I don't really pay attention to those.

View Alec in WILDerland's complete Shorty Interview

Learn More about Alec in WILDerland

Biography

Alec J. Fischer is a 13 year-old Texan and the writer / host of "Alec in WILDerland," an adventure / survival series inspiring kids of all ages to get outside and go exploring. Alec's passion for adventure and his show's unique "you're coming with me" format has allowed his audience to experience WILD adventures all over the world! His efforts not only help raise international awareness on the importance of getting kids unplugged, but emphasize the greater potential in all of us to respect and help preserve nature's greatest wonders.

How do you or your organization use social media? What makes your use unique?

Alec and his show "Alec in WILDerland" use social media to help build an audience of adventurers, to share and learn about the importance of connecting with nature, and to inspire people to help protect the WILD. It does this through high-concept episodes that take viewers along for the ride. There are fun posts, updates, and replies across a variety of social media platforms that are especially unique because they come from the heart of a 13 year-old.

Recent Nominations

February 17, 2014

I nominate @AlecWILDerland for a Shorty Award in #activism because...he's a teacher to us all young and old!

February 17, 2014

I nominate @AlecWILDerland for a Shorty Award in #activism because Alec Loves Animals and the Outdoors!

February 16, 2014

I nominate @AlecWILDerland for a Shorty Award in #activism because...he cares about his world.

February 14, 2014

I nominate @AlecWILDerland for a Shorty Award in #activism because he is so passionate about nature and I love him!!

February 13, 2014

I nominate @AlecWILDerland for a Shorty Award in #activism because he stands 4 conservation, antipoaching & lots more

February 13, 2014

I nominate @AlecWILDerland for a Shorty Award in #activism because... He teaches us cool new things about nature!

February 13, 2014

I nominate @AlecWILDerland for a Shorty Award in #activism because...He's Great !!!

February 13, 2014

I nominate @AlecWILDerland for a Shorty Award in #activism because of his desire for people to experience nature.

February 13, 2014

I nominate @AlecWILDerland for a Shorty Award in #activism because his show makes me laugh and want to go exploring

February 13, 2014

I nominate @alecWilderland for a Shorty Award in #activism because...he is teaching us to enjoy nature

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About the Shorty Awards

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