5th Annual Shorty Social Good Awards Categories

Entries are now closed. Finalists will be announced in mid-October!

Best Corporate-Community Partnership

This award honors an outstanding partnership between a corporation and community to achieve a social good goal with measurable results.

See previous winners and honorees here.
Disruptivate Racial Inequity & Mental Health Trauma Summit
The last several months have been marked by social isolation as a result of COVID-19 and social unrest due to heightened awareness and intolerance of racism and inequality in our country. Cricket Wireless has long believed forming meaningful, positive connections with our youth are essential but, considering today’s current climate, it’s more critical than …
Empowering Seniors with DBS Digital Banking
POSB (a subsidiary of DBS Bank) is Singapore’s longest serving local bank. In 2013, POSB embarked on a campaign with our community partners to educate seniors on the fundamentals of basic digital banking, so that the elderly in Singapore can be empowered to bank digitally and not be left behind in the digital wave. Our corporate partners are Singapore's …
Gratitude
We are Olo, the on-demand platform for the restaurant industry, powering digital ordering and delivery programs for over 300 brands, including Wingstop, Subway, Five Guys, Shake Shack & more. Over 15 years ago, we set out to support the restaurant industry through the digital shift and when COVID-19 upended the world into chaos, we realized the opportunity …
Nickelodeon Community Efforts (NiCE)
Nickelodeon’s passion for education and enrichment extends beyond the screen and into the community. The people who make Nickelodeon’s shows aren’t just employees, they’re members of a community dedicated to enriching the lives of kids and their families. That’s why we’ve created Nick Community Efforts, or “NiCE”. Through a wide collection of demonstrated p…
POSB Jolly: Fostering Inclusiveness for Singapore's Migrant Worker Community
Since 2018, POSB (a subsidiary of DBS Bank) remains the only bank to collaborate with the Migrant Workers Centre (MWC) and the Centre for Domestic Employees to set up banking accounts for Singapore’s migrant workers. Increased financial access and literacy can help migrant workers safekeep and grow their finances more efficiently, while providing a digital …
POSB PAssion Kids Run and Community Outreach: Bettering the Lives of Children and Youth
Fondly known in Singapore as the People’s Bank, POSB, a subsidiary of DBS Bank, is committed to community outreach. One of the causes POSB has championed over the years is bettering the lives of our children and youth. We seek to empower the young by supporting community development and promoting financial literacy. We collaborate with our corporate strateg…
STEM Careers Coalition from Discovery Education
A coalition of industry leaders have joined forces with Discovery Education to invigorate the culture of STEM education in K–12 schools nationwide. The STEM Careers Coalition provides educators, students, and parents with a go-to digital space to explore the innovative and highly rewarding potential of STEM, through dynamic career profiles, hands-on learnin…
Sperry Everyday Heroes
When the COVID-19 crisis began to impact every aspect of our lives in late March, Sperry wanted to engage our local New England community with content that would resonate with them during a very uncertain time.   We found that while there were many people in dire need of help, there were also people who wanted to help others.    OBJECTIVES Ma…
Subway® elevates communities for Hunger Action Month
September is Hunger Action Month, an initiative established by Feeding America® in 2008 to advocate for the millions of families across the US who face hunger. In 2019, Subway® Restaurants teamed up with Feeding America in this continued effort, creating a community-fueled program to give back via a connected network of local food banks spanning the country…

About the Shorty Awards

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media.

Millions of people participate in The Shortys to recognize individuals and organizations producing great content on Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, Instagram, Twitch, TikTok, Snapchat, and the rest of the social web.

finalists for the 5th annual shorty social good awards will be announced in mid-october!