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 3rd Annual Shorty Social Good Awards Best use of Call to Action

This award honors the most creative use of a call to action in a social good campaign to effect change.

Nominees

"If You Mentor Me..."
MENTOR believes in youth speaking for themselves. "If You Mentor Me…" is a compelling reminder of t…
winner
#PowerlessQueen
Chess was invented in India in the 6th Century with Queen being the most powerful piece on the boar…
1-833-Mom-Tips
80% of moms in the US feel “mom shamed,” yet less than 1% change their parenting style because of i…
finalist
9 Countries
130 million girls worldwide are denied an education for a variety of reasons, from cultural norms a…
finalist
A Paws-itive Change: Guide Dogs fetches a 200% increase in puppy sponsorships
Guide Dogs is a charity committed to ensuring people who are blind or partially sighted enjoy the s…
Brita Filter for the Future
While students across the country are being put through the paces on fundamentals like reading, wri…
finalist
Citi’s “That Giving Feeling” Campaign for No Kid Hungry
Citi's mission is to enable progress for our clients and for the communities we serve. We want to h…
Getty Unshuttered
Getty Unshuttered is an innovative multi-platform teen arts program offered by the J. Paul Getty Mu…
Home Runs for Hurricane Recovery
In the aftermath of one of the most catastrophic hurricane seasons in history, T-Mobile made a majo…
Not Happy or Healthy
Tobacco is still the number one cause of preventable death in the US, killing more Americans each y…
finalist
Patagonia Action Works
Patagonia's mission statement is: build the best product, cause no unnecessary harm, use business t…
Pet Partners Advocacy Social Media Campaign
Pet Partners is the national leader in demonstrating and promoting animal-assisted therapy, activit…
finalist
Price on Our Lives
We created a wearable $1.05 price tag to symbolize the price politicians put on student lives by a…
RestaurantHER
Women represent only 19% of chefs, and 7% of head chefs, across the culinary world. Beyond that, wo…
This is My Brother
As the American Experience team was preparing for the rebroadcast of their popular 2010 documentar…