2016 was possibly one of the craziest years in recent memory, so we wanted to say goodbye in a way that could make 2017 a little better. We picked the 16 weirdest things that happened and are giving everyone their say on which was the most shocking thing in a year of madness.

We’ve connected a charity with each event and will make a holiday donation to the winner. The 16 featured charities:

It’s finally time to say goodbye to 2016. No matter what event wins, it’s one step toward making 2017 a better year.