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From the 7th Annual Shorty Impact Awards Best Use of TikTok

This award honors the best brands, organizations or institutions that use TikTok to effectively promote a social good program, project, initiative or goal. Describe how TikTok´s capabilities were best utilized to enhance your message, spread awareness and garner support for your cause.

See previous winners and honorees here. The Shorty Impact Awards were formerly known as Shorty Social Good Awards.


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silver honor
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gold honor
audience honor
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bronze honor
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