Horyou Launches #HoryouLightChallenge to Promote the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

On its 4th anniversary, Horyou, the Social Network for Social Good, will invite the winner to attend to the Social Innovation and Global Ethics Forum in September 2018, in Singapore.

Geneva, Switzerland, December 21, 2017 --(PR.com)-- Horyou, the social network for social good, is celebrating its 4th anniversary with a challenge for internet users to spread positivity around the world. #HoryouLightChallenge aims to bring changemakers together to promote the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

"Our Horyou community is constantly spreading positive actions and ideas. #HoryouLightChallenge is an opportunity to bring more people together to meet the SDGs and build a better future benefitting all," explains Yonathan Parienti, founder and CEO of Horyou. The social network was officially launched in December, 2013 and it has gathered more than 250,000 members and 1,800 non-profit organizations globally.

The challenge is open to all members of the Horyou community and to future joiners. Participants are to select one or more SDGs and show their support with a related positive action and share it on Horyou with the matching hashtag, spreading it on such social media channels as Twitter, Instagram and others and inviting friends to light their content.

The winner will be the author of the post on Horyou that has received the largest number of lights, and the 1st prize is an all inclusive 3-day trip to Singapore to participate in the Social Innovation and Global Ethics Forum (SIGEF 2018), in September 2018. "In addition to supporting the SDGs, Horyou would like its members to use their creativity and be a light within their community and beyond," says Yonathan Parienti.

#HoryouLightChallenge will accept participants up to June 18th, 2018. First and second runner-ups will be offered free entrance to SIGEF 2018, Horyou T-Shirt and Positivity Bag as well as 100 Spotlights, the global social currency for economic inclusion, which was officially launched in India, during the Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES).

Horyou Light Challenge Instructions:

Create an account on www.horyou.com

Create your #HoryouLightChallenge post (photo, video or text) on the platform with the one SDG that you have selected among the 16 SDG examples. You can also create your own positive challenge and post it!

Share your Horyou post via Twitter, Instagram or any other Social Media with the #HoryouLightChallenge hashtag, along with the hashtag of the SDG that you have supported (ex: Quality Education #SDG4)

Invite your friends to light your post on Horyou

Try to get the largest number of lights and win a trip to SIGEF18 Singapore.

Full information regarding the #HoryouLightChallenge terms, conditions and examples, can be found on https://blog.horyou.com/the-light-challenge-by-horyou/

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