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The Year's Best Nonprofit on Twitter

Nonprofit Leaders - The Shorty Awards - The best producers of real-time, short form content on Twitter(You can still submit a vote for fun, but the actual contest is over)

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The Real-Time Academy of Short Form Arts & Sciences will use a combination of criteria to select the winner from among the finalists, including the number of votes, the reasons given in nominations, answers to the Shorty Interview (which you can still take here) and the content of the finalists' tweets.

75th

GRACE

GRACE

Educating, Empowering, and Enabling Cancer Patients
Jenna
Jenna I nominate @cancerGRACE for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because...gives #cancer pts FREE educ & research from top oncs
Katie Keating
Katie Keating I nominate @CancerGRACE for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because the posts are informative, insightful and a pleasure to read
Navigating Cancer
Navigating Cancer We nominate @CancerGRACE for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because they provide real time info from cancer experts directly to patients!
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12 votes in nonprofit
6 votes in cancer

75th
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Robin Hood

Robin Hood

Robin Hood targets poverty in NYC by finding and funding the most effective programs and partnering with them to maximize results.
Robin Hood
Robin Hood RT @JulieOShea I nominate @RobinHoodNYC for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because they empower lives in NYC everyday
Kester Spindler
Kester Spindler I nominate @RobinHoodNYC for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because it is one of the greatest charities around.
Chris Handy
Chris Handy I nominate @RobinHoodNYC for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because they really care about helping people!!!
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12 votes in nonprofit
1 vote in egocentric

76th

Cat Adoption Team

Cat Adoption Team

Founded in 1998, the Cat Adoption Team is the largest cat-only shelter in the Pacific NW. CAT found homes for 3,250 kitties in 2008!
John Bowen
John Bowen I nominate @CatAdopt for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because...people need cats
Ed Borasky
Ed Borasky I nominate @CatAdopt for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because THEY IZ IN UR TWEETS HELPIN TEH KITTEHZ PLZ RT KTHXBAI
Dinah-Maria Moyer
Dinah-Maria Moyer RT @heatherly3: I nominate @CatAdopt 4 a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because they save so many lives... cats AND humans!
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14 votes in nonprofit

77th

Nicola Beddow

Nicola Beddow

Updates on brain cancer research and related topics for Accelerate Brain Cancer Cure (ABC2).
Chris Bradley
Chris Bradley RT @TumorWarrior I nominate @BrainCancerCure for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because they fund brain cancer research
Regular guy w/ BT
Regular guy w/ BT I nominate @BrainCancerCure for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because they fund brain cancer research
Daniela Menezes
Daniela Menezes I nominate @braincancercure for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because we need to find a cure for this!
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12 votes in nonprofit
3 votes in health
1 vote in egocentric
1 vote in braincancer

77th
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TACS NPower Oregon

TACS NPower Oregon

Technology Consultant for TACS/NPower Oregon | Sharing technology tips and resources for the nonprofit world. Tweets by Ash Shepherd
John Bergquist
John Bergquist 1 for @TACS_NPower for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because...the amazing resource.
p:ear
p:ear I vote for @TACS_NPower for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because Elizabeth Taylor must not win.
My Voice Music
My Voice Music I vote for @TACS_NPower for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because Elizabeth Taylor must not win.
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12 votes in nonprofit
1 vote in egocentric

77th
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Wildlife Aid

Wildlife Aid

Simon Cowell, founder, presenter of TV's Wildlife SOS, Wildlife Aid help over 20,000 animals each year as they bid to redress the balance of man and nature
Leanne Deschanel
Leanne Deschanel I nominate @WildlifeAid for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because the hard work they do for the UK's wildlife is amazing
Alix Lynch
Alix Lynch I nominate @WildlifeAid for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because their work and passion for wildlife is second to none!
Kim
Kim I nominate @WildlifeAid for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because of their love and dedication to wildlife!
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15 votes in nonprofit
1 vote in egocentric

78th

SpunOut.ie

SpunOut.ie

SpunOut.ie is an independent youth powered national movement for personal and social change
Claire Mc Callion
Claire Mc Callion I nominate @SpunOut for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because it a great resource for young people
NYCI
NYCI I nominate @SpunOut for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because..the site provides important lifestyle information in an e
Eli G
Eli G I nominate @SpunOut for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because they're innovative, interesting in the way they send impor
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11 votes in nonprofit
1 vote in music
1 vote in weird
1 vote in egocentric

79th

Bernie Berlin

Bernie Berlin

My name is Bernie Berlin Author of Artist Trading Card Workshop : I run a full time animal rescue, called A Place To Bark. Life is worth saving! Follow me:)
Donna Hash
Donna Hash I nominate @aplacetobark for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because...she is devoted to saving animals lives!
Sue Farrant
Sue Farrant I nominate @aplacetobark for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because...Bernie works non stop to save animals. She Rocks!!
Bernie Berlin
Bernie Berlin RT @AnimalResources nominate @aplacetobark 4 Shorty Award #nonprofit because it's most effective animal rescue I've seen http://su.pr/7hQgP...
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12 votes in nonprofit
1 vote in egocentric
1 vote in art

79th
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FLDBrigade

FLDBrigade

Home of the broken-arted. Make art to stay alive! Be beautiful!
alice
alice I nominate @FLDBrigade for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because art saves lives.
electric
electric I nominate @FLDBrigade for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because being yourself is the most important thing of all.
semacbeth
semacbeth I nominate @fldbrigade for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because...Art is an expression of life
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12 votes in nonprofit
8 votes in art
1 vote in fldb

80th

Clearwater Aquarium

Clearwater Aquarium

We are a working marine animal hospital, dedicated to marine life rescue, rehabilitation and release.
alan turner
alan turner I nominate @CMAquarium for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because...they do so much unsung work ,they deserve this
carepeace
carepeace I nominate @CMAquarium for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because they're home to @winterdolphin and lots other beauty.
John McKinney
John McKinney I nominate @CMAquarium for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because...They are helping all Marine life one day at a time
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11 votes in nonprofit
1 vote in health
1 vote in science
1 vote in mothersofmychildren
1 vote in charity

80th
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Hildy Gottlieb

Hildy Gottlieb

Making visionary community change practical. Author of 'The Pollyanna Principles: Reinventing Nonprofit Organizations to Create the Future of Our World'
Lauren Bagato
Lauren Bagato I nominate @HildyGottlieb for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because her positivity is infectious.
Nick Perona
Nick Perona I nominate @HildyGottlieb for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because she works tirelessly to create real, positive change
Mike Tierney
Mike Tierney I nominate @HildyGottlieb for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because she is changing the sector, one community at a time.
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11 votes in nonprofit
1 vote in nptech

81st

Jack Wilson

Jack Wilson

Your guide to all things fun happening in London for a good cause. Events | Videos | Blogs.
Adam
Adam I nominate @havefundogood for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because it's fun, informative and promotes good causes!
Felicity McLean
Felicity McLean I nominate @HaveFunDoGood for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because doing good fills my heart with joy
Tom Robbins
Tom Robbins I nominate @HaveFunDoGood for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because...
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14 votes in nonprofit

81st
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Claudia Leitte

Claudia Leitte

www.claudialeitte.com.br Acesse o site e conheça #FAMO$A, o novo single da cantora.
Guido
Guido I vote for @claudialeitte for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because... she always tweet relevant information
Sarah Andrade
Sarah Andrade I vote for @ClaudiaLeitte for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because...
êNiOo MaLaQuiAsS
êNiOo MaLaQuiAsS I vote for @ClaudiaLeitte for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because...The best singer of Brasil !
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15 votes in nonprofit
941 votes in design
830 votes in celebrity
622 votes in customerservice
590 votes in music

82nd

mikiturner

mikiturner

simply fabulous when fed and watered
Shelley
Shelley I nominate @mikiturner for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because...of the funds she raised for MWCT with Laurel Holloman
roofie
roofie I nominate @mikiturner for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because...of the funds she raised for MWCT.
Alex
Alex I nominate @mikiturner for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because... she’s a caring person, has raised $$ 4 great cause
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10 votes in nonprofit
32 votes in photography
31 votes in humor
13 votes in journalist
12 votes in art

83rd

Carol Howard Merritt

Carol Howard Merritt

mother, pastor, author
Christy Ramsey
Christy Ramsey I nominate @carolhoward for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because she encourages and kindly responds to others
BrianMerritt
BrianMerritt I nominate @CarolHoward for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because...
Janet  Bohren
Janet Bohren I nominate @CarolHoward for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit bec...she can do grt job sitting crosslegged in frnt of laptop
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10 votes in nonprofit

83rd
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Ashoka Changemakers

Ashoka Changemakers

Follow us for the latest in innovation, social entrepreneurship and how you can make a difference. Why? Because Everyone a Changemaker. Tweets by @noellechun.
Sharon59
Sharon59 I nominate @changemakers for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because they do good work.
Keren Lerner
Keren Lerner I nominate @changemakers for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because they tell amazing inspirational stories!
T.K Armistead
T.K Armistead I nominate @changemakers for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because...
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10 votes in nonprofit
1 vote in innovation

83rd
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Whizz-Kidz

Whizz-Kidz

UK mobility charity, supporting the independence, confidence and skills of disabled young people
haroldsoh
haroldsoh I nominate @WhizzKidz for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because they create better world for disabled young people.
Sally Waters
Sally Waters I nominate @WhizzKidz for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because...they give a real chance to disabled young people
Kerry McCarthy
Kerry McCarthy I nominate @WhizzKidz for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because I've been really impressed by their work in Parliament
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10 votes in nonprofit

83rd
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Farm Sanctuary

Farm Sanctuary

Farm Sanctuary works to end cruelty to farm animals and promotes compassionate living through rescue, education and advocacy.
Farm Sanctuary
Farm Sanctuary RT @artfancy: #shortyawards @farmsanctuary #nonprofit b/c they do great work w/ limited resources for farm animals AND a healthier planet. G
sara
sara RT @vegandb: I nominate @FarmSanctuary for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because they rescue farm animals from horrific abuse http://bit. ...
jezyk
jezyk I nominate @FarmSanctuary for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit b/c once we treat animals decently, we might not eat them.
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13 votes in nonprofit
1 vote in egocentric

84th

World Parrot Trust

World Parrot Trust

Fighting the wild parrot trade, promoting rescue, rehabilitation and adoption, and helping to teach proper care of companion parrots.
Cristiana Senni
Cristiana Senni I nominate @ParrotTrust for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because parrots deserve to be seriously studied and protected
Feathered And Free
Feathered And Free I nominate @ParrotTrust for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because...parrots are treasures of the world we must protect.
Michael Ostrogorsky
Michael Ostrogorsky I nominate @ParrotTrust for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because World Parrot Trust is a leader in saving wild parrots!
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9 votes in nonprofit

84th
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CAREUSA (care.org)

CAREUSA (care.org)

CARE fights global poverty with an emphasis on empowering women and girls with education, and maternal health and microfinance resources!
Emily Bell
Emily Bell I nominate @CARE for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because it's doing an amazing job in the response to Haiti
Kate
Kate I nominate @CARE for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because CARE helps me be more involved!!!
Faheem
Faheem 2nd!RT @CARE RT @staciadixon: I nominate @CARE for a Shorty Award in #nonprofit because CARE keeps me informed! http://shortyaward...
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12 votes in nonprofit
1 vote in egocentric