Karl Semlitsch (left), President of Save a Child Austria, and Secretary-General Walter Paulhart (right), were delighted about the €30,000 donation received by SPAR Austria © SPAR/BrunnbauerDownload image
Non-profit association Save a Child is dedicated to caring for socially vulnerable children, arranging sponsorships and supporting families in need. In addition to public funds, private donations are necessary to finance the work of the association.
“Help on equal terms is even more important in times of crisis like this one. Through the generous donation from SPAR Austria, we can offer the best possible support in every federal state of the country”, said Karl Semlitsch, President of Save a Child Austria.
This year’s SPAR Stickermania, the Austria edition, provided even more fun and brought a welcome change to everyday life at home during the lockdown.
The twelfth Stickermania campaign took enthusiastic sticker collectors on an exciting scavenger hunt. Based on the motto ‘Austria is so beautiful’, main characters Oskar and Bo stayed in Austria to explore the country. In addition to the well-known collecting fun, there were scented stickers and four card games.
SPAR Austria Board member Markus Kaser commented on the donation linked to the popular campaign: “The long-term cooperation with Save a Child Austria is very important to us. We are pleased that through the Stickermania campaign, SPAR can contribute to help children in difficult circumstances.”
Source: SPAR Austria
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The origins of SPAR in Austria date back to 1954, but the current SPAR AG was created in 1970 when the original founding families joined with other regional wholesalers to form SPAR Austria AG – a 100% privately owned Austrian company.
With licences granted by SPAR International, ASPIAG (Austria SPAR International AG) has developed the brand in Slovenia, Hungary, Croatia, and Northern Italy.