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spiritjump was nominated for a Shorty Award!

Spirit Jump is a grassroots nonprofit organization with a mission to provide hope and comfort to the many men, women, and children battling cancer

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spiritjump (spiritjump 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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Grace
Grace I nominate @spiritjump for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because... Such a simple/easy method suuports ppl worldwide.
PauseRefresh
PauseRefresh I nominate @spiritjump for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because... anyone can help and it means so much
amyb11569
amyb11569 I nominate @spiritjump for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because...simple...they are the best at what they do for others
Amy Neumann charity
Amy Neumann charity RT @pauserefresh: I nominate @spiritjump 4a Shorty Award in #nonprofit b/c-They know, care, & help so much!
Amanda Milano
Amanda Milano I nominate @spiritjump for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because they are amazing
Derek Sheldon
Derek Sheldon I nominate @spiritjump for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because...GO MEAGHAN....love ya! Theres 5 votes today!
Frieda Weeks
Frieda Weeks I nominate @Spiritjump for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because...they lift the spirits of people battling cancer!
Icon Apps
Icon Apps I nominate @spiritjump for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because both story behind it & work they do is so inspirational
Alexis Fedor
Alexis Fedor I nominate @spiritjump for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because they are jumping spirits from the heart!
Steven Meurlin
Steven Meurlin I nominate @SpiritJump for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because they lift spirits everyday!
Amy the Awesome
Amy the Awesome I nominate @SpiritJump for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because... they make the world easier for cancer patients!
Myra Madrilejos
Myra Madrilejos I nominate @spiritjump for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because...every little bit bring joy and hope to so many.
karen gorton
karen gorton I nominate @SpiritJump for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because they make a difference in the lives of cancer patients.
Lillie Hobson
Lillie Hobson I nominate @spiritjump for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit becuz they're sincere in their concern 4 those battling cancer.
Tony Besson
Tony Besson I nominate @SpiritJump for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because it's the right thing 2 do! Please do the same everybody
Jaime Skelton
Jaime Skelton I nominate @spiritjump for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit b/c they make an amazing difference for those who have cancer.
Lisa
Lisa I nominate @Spiritjump for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because...
Women on the Verge
Women on the Verge RT @michele7962: Vote for @spiritjump for #nonprofit in Shorty Awards http://bit.ly/8BBO...
Dominique SpiritJump
Dominique SpiritJump Thanks 2 all voting for @spiritjump #nonprofit in Shorty Awards. We're in 9th/1016..Pls spread the word 2 get us top 5!
Abby Becker
Abby Becker I nominate @spiritjump for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because...providing comfort to others is what life's all about.
The Shorty Interview
with spiritjump
What's your best tweet?
Every tweet that connects those battling cancer with those who want to lift spirits
What are six things you could never do without?
Health, Compassion, Cards, Family, Friends, Support
How do you use Twitter in your professional life?
Like we said Twitter allows our nonprofit to operate by sharing message all over the world
What's your favorite Twitter app?
Not sure if it qualifies as an app but love the URL shortening
Twitter or Facebook?
They are different and both GREAT.
What was the funniest trend you've seen?
Its not funny but we love #charitytuesday
What feature should Twitter add?
We need Twitter cards!
Who do you wish had a Twitter feed but doesn't?
Those battling cancer who do not have Twitter
What are some words or phrases you refuse to shorten for brevity?
cancer!
Is there someone you want to follow you who doesn't already? If so, who?
We want every cancer fighter, supporter, advocate and survivor to follow @spiritjump
Have you ever unfollowed someone? Who and why?
We only unfollow spam...YUCK
Why should we vote for you?
Because we want to help as many people as we can! Your vote could introduce our npo to someone who needs us.
Terms you wish would start trending on Twitter right now?
#Beatcancer We were lucky enough to be 1 of the 4 charities involved in the first successful campaign and would LOVE to do it again
What's the most interesting connection you've made through Twitter?
@drew from #blamedrews cancer is great and our founder had the opportunity to speak with him on Kick Cancer's Ass panel at Blogworld
Hashtag you created that you wish everyone used?
#spiritjump
How do you make your tweets unique?
We tweet to help those battling cancer. Our tweets connect cancer fighters with those who want to help! 140 characters can lift spirits!
What inspires you to tweet?
The men, women and children out there battling cancer. We are also inspired by the kindness of those on twitter, amazing!
Ever get called out for tweeting too much?
Not yet but we do tweet a lot.
140 characters of advice for a new user?
Be authentic kind and social.
How long can you go without a tweet?
Not long! There are so many stories and so many in need that we are always tweeting.
Who do you admire most for his or her use of Twitter?
We admire all those who use Twitter for good. Anyone who helps support others with kind tweets. Celebrities, businesses and everyday people!
Why'd you start tweeting?
Our founder was in the hospital recovering from rib & kidney removal. Twitter helped her connect w/others when she couldnt leave the hosp.
Has Twitter changed your life? If yes, how?
YES! It has allowed us to connect w/ so many cancer fighters It allows us to help those who feel lonely and scared. Twitter lifts our spirits
What do you wish people would do more of on Twitter?
reaching out to others and lifting their spirits
How will the world change in 2010?
We hope that people will become more compassionate and more interested in nonprofit organizations
What are some big Twitter faux pas?
Can't stand the spam or the automated DMs
What will the world be like 10 years from now?
I can't even imagine