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 Storytelling

This award honors the the most compelling and shareable social good campaigns, projects and initiatives using effective storytelling to reach a certain goal or objective.

Nominees

"My Africa"
Through virtual reality, Conservation International is able to bring people face-to-face with the c…
Avenger Live
The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum's mission is to honor our heroes, educate the public and inspi…
Can't Judge A Book
Mastercard has been a sponsor of the GRAMMYs for years, tying our passion for music with music's bi…
Changing Lives, Together
Issuing an annual report is an important practice for nonprofit organizations to transparently comm…
Enhancing the Social Care Experience in the Caregiving Community
The AARP Social Response Team forges the ongoing social care strategies, processes, and official re…
Ford Motor Company Revitalizes Michigan Central Station #ForDetroit
For over a century, Ford Motor Company has been synonymous with the city of Detroit and has long pr…
finalist
gold honor
Getty Unshuttered
Getty Unshuttered is an innovative multi-platform teen arts program offered by the J. Paul Getty Mu…
finalist
gold honor
Hospital of Love
For years, Barretos Cancer Hospital carried on its name a disease that scares and repels. In 2016, …
How We Heal, A CaringBridge Series
The nonprofit CaringBridge has served as the world's witness to good stuff that comes out of bad st…
finalist
bronze honor
La Fuerza de Creer (The Power of Believing)
Today, almost 60 percent of children in the United States start kindergarten unprepared, lagging…
winner
P&G + MBIB "THE TALK" — Creating a National Movement to End "The Talk"
As a company, P&G has consistently shown its commitment to reduce inequality around the world. From…
RestaurantHER
Women represent only 19% of chefs, and 7% of head chefs, across the culinary world. Beyond that, wo…
SheIS x USTA Embrace All
In 1973, the US Open became the first of the Grand Slams to offer women equal prize money with thei…
Springster: Building girls’ knowledge, resilience and self-belief through storytelling
The world is getting better connected every day. Over 3.77 billion people now use the internet and …
finalist
silver honor
The Arrow Quintum
The Arrow Quintum is a demonstration team of five Paralympians with a common purpose — pushing thei…
The Committee for the Rapid Advancement of Pets
Non-profit campaign, Pets Add Life (PAL), was established to raise awareness of the benefits of …
finalist
bronze honor
The Other Side of Ramadan
Our main objective with this video was to challenge popular perceptions about the holy month of Ram…
The Simpsons - Mr. Lisa's Opus
It was our intention to explore the life of an intellectual young girl, through flashbacks and flas…
US Open Art Courts x Chase
5 cities. 5 artists. 5 NJTLs. 50 years.From Arthur Ashe to Venus and Serena Williams, public courts…
Women in Coffee
Starbucks Reserve Abakundakawa is one of our most celebrated coffees. More remarkable than the coff…