Lovato has won numerous awards and accolades, including an MTV Video Music Award, 13 Teen Choice Awards, five People’s Choice Awards, an ALMA Award, and a Latin American Music Award. She also holds one Guinness World Record. Outside the entertainment industry, she has participated in activism for several social causes since the launch of her career. In 2013, Lovato was cited for her dedication as a mentor to teens and young adults with mental health challenges at the National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day annual event. In 2014, she became the face of the Human Rights Campaign’s Americans for Marriage Equality Campaign, and in 2016, she was honored with the GLAAD Vanguard Award for her services to LGBT activism.