The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media and digital. View this season's finalists!

Special Project

Special Project

From the 7th Annual Shorty Impact Awards Best Local Campaign

This award honors the most creative and effective social good campaign targeting a single geographic location using social media, digital platforms and tools. The entry must include how local marketing strategies were used to reach communities and/or neighborhoods within a certain radius.


Atlanta Campaign
As the war on talent has become even more difficult in 2022, there was a desire to amplify Cox Ente…
Bike New York – TD Five Boro Bike Tour
The cause:   Bike New York (BNY) is a nonprofit on a mission to transform New York City through …
audience honor
For The Greater Hood
New York City remains in the midst of the worst crisis of homelessness since the Great Depression. …
H&R Block and Nextdoor are back at it, bringing neighbors together to improve their communities
H&R Block wanted to raise awareness of its Make Every Block Better community impact platform, which…
Livin' My Truth McDonald's Pride Activations
We supported McDonald’s franchises in four markets, representing over 800 restaurants. This year, D…
bronze honor
More taste, Less waste by DBS
The climate issue is real and requires urgent action. It is on our generation to take serious steps…
Nextdoor and the Eden Project's initiative, The Big Lunch brought 17.2 million together - to connect
Over the first weekend of June this year, UK neighbours celebrated Her Majesty The Queen’s Platinum…
Nextdoor helped neighbors support and increase visibility for their favorite local businesses
When local businesses thrive, communities thrive. Neighborhood Favorites is an annual awards progra…
Playland Park Historical Photo Contest "Since 1928"
L+R and Playland brainstormed ways to increase engagement, interest, and attendance to Playland Par…
Rockstar Energy “Respect The Hustle”
This project aimed to empower LA’s street food vendors, who struggle to work in the face of strict …
The Spirit of 17
Atlanta United is a club built on grassroots and community. So much so that they retired jersey num…
The Unity Kit
Atlanta United is a soccer club true to its city. More than a club, it’s a reflection of Atlanta’s …
gold honor
Torrents of Truth
As of March 7, the Russian government encouraged Russians to download Western entertainment illegal…
silver honor
Vaccinated for Mom
The COVID-19 pandemic has been especially destructive to communities of color, who are heavily affe…