Bang Yong Guk is a finalist in the Shorty Awards’ Activism category
Bang Yong Guk‘s efforts to cause change in the world through his involvement with UNICEF, World Vision and Save the Children have been recognized by the Shorty Awards, an award ceremony that “honors the best of social media”. Yong Guk is selected as a finalist in the activism theory which is for those who “help generate awareness of their cause, start a revolution, or inspire others to do the same”. Through his Twitter and other social media accounts, he has inspired his fans to be active in the community as well.
The winners of the Shorty Awards will be revealed on April 7, 2014 at the Times Center in New York.