THE 14TH ANNUAL SHORTY AWARDS

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media and digital. View this season's finalists!

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From the 2nd Annual Shorty Social Good Awards Best Multi-Platform Campaign

This award honors the most effective and creative campaign spanning multiple digital and social platforms. Entry should describe how content was modified and enhanced for each platform, worked together to create a unifying message and succeeded in meeting its goals.

For campaigns integrating across digital and traditional media channels, see Best Integrated Campaign.

See previous winners and honorees here.

Nominees

Zappos.com Pawlidayz Campaign
Zappos and partners wanted to provide something special to our customers that money could not buy …
#NoBanNoWall
Our goal has been to focus on highlighting the public outrage about and opposition to the Muslim an…
#TexansCare Volunteer Day
We hosted volunteer opportunities at 7 locations across the city – SEARCH's House of Tiny Treasure…
#UNBUSTABLE
The objective of these films is to drive awareness for, and donations to, INFINITI's charitable par…
#UniteToCure
#UniteToCure is a global campaign created by Stem for Life, a Cura Foundation to improve human h…
finalist
#WeAccept
In November 2016, Airbnb publicly acknowledged widespread discrimination on its platform, and deman…
#weneedmore
In order to compete for the jobs of the future, it's essential for every kid to have access to t…
AccuWeather Ready
AccuWeather is the largest, most accurate source of weather forecasts and warnings in the world. Ou…
American Heart Association #MyReasonThisSeason
The American Heart Association strives to build healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases an…
Be Your Own Baby
Upstream USA is on a mission: to prevent unplanned pregnancies by making effective contraception ac…
Bronx Zoo Keeper Snaps
Following the success of "The Zoo," the first-ever docu-series on Animal Planet that gave viewers u…
finalist
Brutal Cut
Three million girls in Africa aged 4-12 are at risk of female genital mutilation (FGM) each year.Th…
Celebrate your flavors
To celebrate Pride month and support the LGBTQ community.
Get Social. Give Back.
The objective of the social media campaign at our annual customer conference, KronosWorks, was to i…
Girls' Fast Track Races
Ford has long championed gender equality within their ranks. It makes sense: to build vehicles that…
Good Fellow: Chieko Asakawa
The objective of this campaign was to build awareness and affinity for accessibility. The second ob…
Google Change Is Made with Code
Code is one of the most powerful tools ever invented. And it has huge potential for shaping a bette…
Happy Family's Infant Feeding Support Platform
Happy Family is dedicated towards democratizing access to great infant nutrition for all familie…
Heroines of Health
GE Healthcare's Sustainable Healthcare Solutions business, led by Terri Bresenham, has committed 30…
winner
I Stand with Planned Parenthood (#IStandWithPP)
For over a century, Planned Parenthood has grown into the nation's leading women's health care prov…
IBM Science for Social Good Initiative: Saška Mojsilovic
The objective of this campaign was to build awareness and affinity for the IBM Science for Social G…
INTOmore.com: Grindr Launches a Digital Hub for LGBTQ+ Millennials
As the world's largest social networking app for gay, bi, curious and queer men, Grindr saw an oppo…
Insight Dialogues presented by The Rockefeller Foundation
For more than 100 years, The Rockefeller Foundation's mission has been to promote the well-being of…
M&M'S Red Nose Day 2017
For the third consecutive year, M&M'S joined Comic Relief, a charitable organization whose mission …
finalist
NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC + STELLA ARTOIS + MEDIACOM: WORLD WATER MONTH
Stella Artois and National Geographic collaborated to extend the impact of their "Buy A Lady A Drin…
Nando's PERi-PERi: Everyone Is Welcome
Donald Trump's presidential election made many in Washington, D.C. feel their values were under att…
finalist
National Geographic CHASING GENIUS
National Geographic created CHASING GENIUS based on the belief that transformational ideas can come…
Panera Bread - Preservatives with Purpose
Panera had long been a restaurant brand with integrity and honesty in its DNA. They were the first …
Project Literacy presents The Mighty Pencil Machine
Project Literacy is a movement of 100+ diverse partners (corporations, charities, social enterprise…
finalist
Project Literacy – First Words
Illiteracy is a major issue in the developed world with 32 million illiterate adults in the US alon…
Refinery29 x Cancerland
Roughly 100 people die every day of breast cancer in the U.S. — and virtually all of these deaths a…
The Great State Road Trip: Exploring MSU's Impact Across Michigan
The Great State Road Trip is a social-first, real-time campaign created by Communications and Brand…
The Modist Social Media Launch campaign
The campaign objective was to launch The Modist.com globally and to touch a global fashion audience…
Warrior Games - By Air, By Land, or By Sea
"Do you support the troops?""Of course," you'd say, without a second thought. But what does that re…