Tik Tok  “Use WIN” Glowup Video Winners – August 2019


Team WIN ( Relly Brown, far left and Perla Esperanza far right) with Safe Place for Youth First Place Winners!

On August 21st, @Team WIN was proud to announce the winners of the #WINapp #GlowUp TikTok competition! Ten youth ages 20-26 submitted personal video about how the WIN app can help someone who is homeless. These were uploaded to OCLA’s WIN What I Need Tik Tok page in late July. On August 21st, the WIN Team awarded prizes to the youth whose videos received the most likes and views. Erin (@for3v3rstrong) wrote and recited a fantastic rap/rhyme – WIN is a Seed. Her her fellow 1st place winner, an experienced social media and TikTok member, submitted a cute short that you should see!

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Homeless Youth Create Videos for WIN App

OCLA’s social media team (#TeamWIN) kicked off a TikTok social media competition in late July at Safe Place for Youth, (a Venice drop-in center for homeless youth). Participating youth were invited to create a video that shares how the WIN app can #GlowUp the lives of users.  Ten videos were created and submitted by local youth and uploaded onto OCLA’s WINWhatINeed TikToc page. Youth and WIN supporters were encouraged to solicit their social networks to watch and vote for the video they liked best. The 3 videos with the most LIKES by August 20th will be awarded prizes.

Simple steps to watch and vote for the video you like best:

  1. Download the free TikToc app here:  https://www.tiktok.com/en/
  2. Open the “WINWhatINeed “OCLA page
  3. watch videos
  4. open a free TikTok account
  5. “Like” your favorite videos!

Please support the youth video-makers by watching the videos and voting for your favorites today!


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