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From the 5th 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.

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As a place that fosters connection and conversation, OkCupid wanted to share its commitment to supp…
#BuyBlack Campaign
In the wake of COVID, Black-owned businesses have been especially affected, with estimates predicti…
Youth To The People is committed to creating pro-grade vegan, cruelty-free skincare with the health…
American Airlines & Stand Up To Cancer - Life's Journeys
This 2019 campaign consisted of three main goals: to increase campaign awareness, customer engageme…
Comedy Central's Power the Polls
Power the Polls sounded the alarm bell for America’s nationwide poll worker shortage during the 202…
Cover smart. Do your part. Slow the spread.
In May 2020, three months into the COVID-19 pandemic, there was confusion and a need for clear info…
Crunchyroll - Anime Heroes for Aussie Wildlife
Crunchyroll's objective was to maintain a leadership position in the global anime community by prov…
Seeing yourself and your identity represented on screen is incredibly important, and this could not…
Joke a Day for MDA
When Ethan LyBrand, an 11-year-old living with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy was named the Muscular D…
One World: Together at Home
Global Citizen’s sole focus is to eradicate extreme poverty by 2030. But in 2020, with the growing …
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Saving the California Flower Farmers
When COVID-19 shut down most of the country mid-March, many industries were thrown into turmoil; bu…
The 2020 Call for Code Global Challenge
IBM has a long history of taking on the world’s biggest challenges because we believe it’s our job …