UBS Optimus Foundation COVID-19 Relief Video Prize

We have a winner! 

We’re very pleased to announce that the winner of the USD 50,000 COVID-19 Relief Video Prize is Childaid Network! Many thanks to all of those who viewed the finalist videos and voted. With these additional funds, Childaid Network will help disadvantaged youths in rural areas of Northeast India by providing them with skills to build a self-sustained future.

The UBS Optimus Foundation is committed to supporting the most vulnerable worldwide and has focused efforts on supporting causes battling the devastating effects of COVID-19. UBS has already pledged over USD 30 million to such causes and continues to financially back organizations doing important work in the fight against the pandemic.

The COVID-19 Relief Prize is a USD 50,000 award intended on supporting an organization that actively tackles the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. To determine the winner, we asked you to watch the pitch videos provided by the three finalist organizations and vote for your favorite.