Buddy Project

is a Shorty Award winner!


Award-winning program made to prevent suicide, self-harm, & eating disorders by pairing people as buddies. Open to EVERYONE | SIGN UP: t.co/1DN7hgiETH

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Winner in Teen Activism
Finalist in Teen Activism chosen by the community

18 nominations in Activism

2 nominations in Keepdoinggood

1 nomination in Keppgoodgoing

1 nomination in Bestviralcampaign

1 nomination in Keepgoinggood

Campaign Video by Buddy Project

The Shorty Interview with Buddy Project

Who's your role model on social media?

Demi Lovato :)

What is the weirdest or most inappropriate place you've ever made a social media post from?

I guess the classroom at school haha

What are some big Twitter faux pas?

Those accounts that purposely send hate because it's "funny"

How do you decide what to tweet?

I think for a little bit what I need to talk about with my followers, than tweet it

View Buddy Project's complete Shorty Interview

Learn More about Buddy Project

Biography

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.

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

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.

Recent Nominations

February 18, 2014

I nominate @ProjectBuddy for a Shorty Award in #keepgoodgoing because they stand up and make changes in this world. #grateful

February 18, 2014

I nominate @ProjectBuddy for a Shorty Award in #keepgoodgoing because...she is a great help t stop selfharm ;D

February 18, 2014

I nominate @ProjectBuddy for a Shorty Award in #keepgoodgoing because... they are so imspiring and amazing

February 18, 2014

I nominate @ProjectBuddy for a Shorty Award in #keepgoodgoing because... they help people with their problems saftely

February 18, 2014

I nominate @projectbuddy for a Shorty Award in #keepgoodgoing because of the inspiration they bring to people.

February 18, 2014

I nominate @ProjectBuddy for a Shorty Award in #keepgoodgoing because... They're just simply amazing

February 18, 2014

I nominate @ProjectBuddy for a Shorty Award in #keepgoodgoing because this program is super sweet and helps me a lot.

February 18, 2014

I nominate @ProjectBuddy for a Shorty Award in #keepdoinggood coz the stuff they aim to achieve helps n reaches out to a wide range of peeps

February 18, 2014

I nominate @ProjectBuddy for a Shorty Award in #keepgoodgoing because...they are helping people make new friends (:

February 18, 2014

I nominate @ProjectBuddy for a shorty award in #keepgoodgoing because this is so inspiring and life changing !

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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, Foursquare and the rest of the social web. The 6th annual ceremony will be held in New York City and livestreamed on the web on April 7, 2014.

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