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TWLOHA was nominated for a Shorty Award!

TWLOHA is a non-profit movement dedicated to presenting hope and finding help for people struggling with depression, addiction, self-injury and suicide.

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TWLOHA  (TWLOHA on Twitter) was nominated for a Shorty Award(You can still submit a vote for fun, but the actual contest is over)

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Freya Kittelty
Freya Kittelty I recommend @TWLOHA in the Shorty Award category #nonprofit because... of what they do to help people <3
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Ty Batirbek-Wenzel
Ty Batirbek-Wenzel I recommend @TWLOHA in the Shorty Award category #nonprofit because not enough attention to this cause and that's sad.
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Elizabeth Pyle I recommend @TWLOHA in the Shorty Award category #nonprofit because... Great org and cause!
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Big Picture Media I recommend @TWLOHA in the Shorty Award category #nonprofit because...they rule.
Kelly Faiola
Kelly Faiola I recommend @TWLOHA in the Shorty Award category #nonprofit because...sometimes all it takes is to know you're loved.
Danielle Baconator
Danielle Baconator I recommend @TWLOHA in the Shorty Award category #nonprofit because... They are saving lives every single day.
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Christine I recommend @TWLOHA in the Shorty Award category #nonprofit because it's an awesome movement
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Mariah Edwards
Mariah Edwards I recommend @TWLOHA in the Shorty Award category #nonprofit because they remind people that they are LOVED.
David Caswell
David Caswell I recommend @TWLOHA in the Shorty Award category #nonprofit because...they help so many people with very real problems.
Amy Collini
Amy Collini I recommend @TWLOHA in the Shorty Award category #nonprofit because this organization promotes life!
Frankie Telesca
Frankie Telesca I recommend @TWLOHA in the Shorty Award category #nonprofit because they've helped me overcome alot.
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nicole zamora I recommend @TWLOHA in the Shorty Award category #nonprofit because it is a fantastic cause.
The Shorty Interview
with TWLOHA
What's your best tweet?
New Blog: "For empty seats and elephants in rooms and dreams that feel impossible." - http://bit.ly/7xkrza
What are six things you could never do without?
Hope, love, honesty, help, community and awareness.
How do you use Twitter in your professional life?
We use Twitter to instantly connect with our supporters.
What's your favorite Twitter app?
Ubertwitter.
Twitter or Facebook?
We love both! Social media is a huge part of getting the word out about TWLOHA.
What was the funniest trend you've seen?
There are a lot of funny trends at any given time on Twitter.
What feature should Twitter add?
Longer Direct Messages.
Who do you wish had a Twitter feed but doesn't?
Bono.
What are some words or phrases you refuse to shorten for brevity?
We'll use symbols to shortern tweets and are big fans of bit.ly
Is there someone you want to follow you who doesn't already? If so, who?
Bono, but he doesn't have a Twitter.
Have you ever unfollowed someone? Who and why?
No we haven't.
Why should we vote for you?
Because TWLOHA exists to encourage, inform, inspire and also to invest directly into treatment and recovery.
Terms you wish would start trending on Twitter right now?
#TWLOHA, #helphaiti
What's the most interesting connection you've made through Twitter?
The responses from supporters. The @replies of them sharing their hearts with us and the world are humbling.
Hashtag you created that you wish everyone used?
#HEAVYANDLIGHT
How do you make your tweets unique?
We try to make each one positive, and hopeful, or point to something of relevance for our cause.
What inspires you to tweet?
People, stories, hope, pain, awareness, believing in bigger things, and letting people know they're not alone.
Ever get called out for tweeting too much?
Thankfully, no we haven't.
140 characters of advice for a new user?
Have a lot of fun with your Twitter. It's a great place to share your thoughts and check out what other people are doing in their daily lives
How long can you go without a tweet?
We try not to overtweet, and sometimes we go a few days without posting anything. We want each of our tweets to be meaningful.
What question are we not asking here that we should?
Have you ever been a trending topic?
Who do you admire most for his or her use of Twitter?
We admire everyone who uses their Twitter to spread positive messages to others.
Why'd you start tweeting?
We started tweeting because we wanted to find an additional way to connect with others.
Has Twitter changed your life? If yes, how?
Twitter has allowed us to connect with our supporters in a new way. We appreciate the simple but powerful way we can communicate with others.
What do you wish people would do more of on Twitter?
Refrain from Twitter fighting.
How will the world change in 2010?
This generation has embraced social activism, and together we can change anything in 2010 and beyond.
What are some big Twitter faux pas?
Spamming.
What will the world be like 10 years from now?
Hopefully a loving, and accepting world, free from stigma.