3rd Annual Shorty Social Good Awards Categories


See below for official categories. The final entry deadline is September 20th, 2018.

Best in Poverty & Hunger

This award honors a program, project, or initiative that seeks to address a lack of food or shelter among individuals and communities. Focuses may include food security, agricultural education and development, employment training and opportunity, critical infrastructure and livelihood development.

See previous winners and honorees here.
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Burn a Calorie. Feed a Child.
Burn to Give is a platform that converts calories burned exercising into life-saving nutrition for children in need. For every tracked calorie burned, a calorie is given to an undernourished child. We are using best-in-class technology to connect people, companies and malnourished children in order to create exponential impact and solve a global problem.O...
Feeding America - Summer Hunger
1 in every 6 children in America is food insecure – leading to developmental impairments and affecting kids' overall ability to reach their full potential. And during the year, many of these kids' only meal is the subsidized lunch they get in school, so when summer comes they're left with one less meal to eat and their families are given one more thing t...
National Youth Day
Our goal for this campaign is to show real kids doing real things and truly show them our gratitude for all their passion, commitment and hard work. As this day grows larger next year or new partners join the day we want this goal to stay at the core of the day. Overall our measurement for success for this first day was reach, impressions and engagement t...
USANA True Health Foundation Day of Giving Food Pak
Giving Tuesday is the first Tuesday after Thanksgiving and the consumerism frenzy that is Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Giving Tuesday was designed to remind people about the importance of giving back and what the spirit of the holidays is all about. USANA's True Health Foundation decided to do their part in Giving Tuesday by hosting a Food Pak at its on...

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, Tumblr, YouTube, Snapchat, Instagram, Twitch, Musical.ly, and the rest of the social web.

The late entry deadline for the shorty social good awards is september 20, 2018