World of Little League® Museum Earns Fifth Straight ISHY Award

For the fifth yr in a row, the World of Little League® Museum has taken residence an ISHY Award, as offered by the Worldwide Sports activities Heritage Affiliation (ISHA), this yr for its “Seven Firsts” video function as a part of the general Little League® Ladies with Recreation Initiative. The award was offered within the class of Advertising and marketing Supplies – Video/Audio Shorts.

“On behalf of all of us at Little League and the World of Little League Museum, we’re honored to have the ability to take residence an ISHY Award for the fifth yr in a row,” mentioned Adam Thompson, Director of the World of Little League Museum. “The Ladies with Recreation Initiative has turn into such an iconic piece of our group’s identification over the previous few years and have been proud that this video function might help us inform the historic story of these feminine trailblazers who’ve helped form the Little League program into what it’s at present.”

Initially made to encourage younger Ladies with Recreation as they see themselves represented within the iconic historical past of Little League Baseball and Softball, the video tells the story of trailblazing girls who broke down boundaries previously whereas concurrently educating, encouraging, and galvanizing girls who wish to play ball. The video places a highlight on such historic gamers as Victoria Roche, the primary feminine participant on the Little League Baseball World Sequence, and Nancy DosReis, one of many first females to be inducted to the Little League Corridor of Excellence.

Shared to Little League’s official Facebook page, the Seven Firsts video reached roughly 30,000 individuals whereas producing greater than 330 reactions, feedback, and shares and has helped shine a historic mild on the Ladies with Recreation Initiative.

This award marks the fifth yr in a row that the World of Little League Museum took residence the consideration primarily based on its video storytelling and manufacturing:

The ISHY Awards program was established to supply recognition for excellence in publications and displays by all member sports activities museums, corridor of fame, or sports activities heritage organizations, no matter measurement or finances, primarily based upon a contest evaluated by ISHA members and communications professionals. With award classes overlaying books; non-book publications; advertising and marketing supplies; schooling programming; and Corridor of Fame inductions and/or annual occasion help supplies, the ISHY Awards acknowledge excellent achievements by the members of ISHA annually.