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From the 2nd Annual Shorty Social Good Awards Best On a Shoestring Campaign

This award honors the most creative and effective social good campaign or initiative receiving little to no funds. Please make sure to include total budget as part of your entry.

See previous winners and honorees here.


"What She Said" #WomensEqualityDay
Our goal with this video was to create a rousing chorus comprised of voices of female leadership fr…
Every adult with CHD was once a child with CHD. The Adult Congenital Heart Association seeks to pro…
#AM_Equality, a Daily Tipsheet from HRC, the Nation’s Largest LGBTQ Civil Rights Organization
#AM_Equality, HRC's daily morning email tipsheet, hits the inboxes of reporters, civil rights leade…
Bronx Zoo Keeper Snaps
Following the success of "The Zoo," the first-ever docu-series on Animal Planet that gave viewers u…
gold honor
Brutal Cut
Three million girls in Africa aged 4-12 are at risk of female genital mutilation (FGM) each year.Th…
Charity Miles: Penguin #ProjectReadathon with Save the Children
Make it simple for people to donate books to children in need—just by walking, running and biking!W…
Mother's Day for Kids without Mothers
Philippines is the 3rd largest remittance recipient in the world and 1 in 10 Filipinos is an OFW. I…
Nando's PERi-PERi: Everyone Is Welcome
Donald Trump's presidential election made many in Washington, D.C. feel their values were under att…
Our Calling Video
The Conquer Cancer Foundation (CCF) is a small organization with a big goal: conquer the fear of ca…
PRLab Helps Goodwill Boston Find #DIY Success
Morgan Memorial Goodwill Industries (MMGI), the Massachusetts chapter of Goodwill, is a non-profit …
silver honor
The Big Hundred
After the 2016 election, many Americans felt bitter and helpless. Social media became the place wh…
Tillamook Fill The Plates
In 2016, farmer-owned dairy cooperative, Tillamook, launched #RealFoodSunday–a social media effort …