SOS-Kinderdorf wishing tree

The SOS-Kinderdorf wishing tree invites visitors of the Christmas Market to make children in need´s christmas wishes come true.  Visitors can support the campaign in two different ways.

There are two possibilities to support the SOS-Kinderdorf wishing tree:

SOS-Kinderdorf wish list

How it works:
1) Pick a red wish list.
2) Buy the present.
3) Bring the wrapped up present to the information hut.
4) The organizers of the Christmas Market, MTS Wien will collect all the gifts to bring them just on time before christmas to the SOS Kinderdorf.

Examples of presents: football, radio, book
Value of the presents: between €15 and €70

SOS-Kinderdorf donation package

How it works:
1) Pick a golden wish list.
2) Donate the money either in cash at the information hut or by bank transfer.

Examples of donation packages: German class, movie day, further education programs
Value of the donation packages: between €15 and €70

147 Rat auf Draht

MTS Wien supports also the Austrian emergency hotline 147 Rat auf Draht, a contact point for problems, questions and crisis situations for children, adolescents and their caregivers. Visitors are able to help by throwing money in the donation fountain.

For further information please contact us: +43 (0)1 – 817 41 65 – 0 or

Opening times of the information hut 2021:
20 November to 23 December | 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
24 December | 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
25 December to 4 January | 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

You find the exact location of the wishing tree and the information hut at the market overview 2019/20.

We would like to thank Print Alliance and The Power Company for their support in this charity campaign.

In 2020 MTS Wien (the oganiser of the Christmas Market) and the Schönbrunn Group donated together an amount of EUR 10,000 to 147 Rat auf Draht. 

Additionally, more than 200 lovingly packed gifts worth EUR 6,000 and numerous donation packages could be handed over to SOS-Kinderdorf.


Veranstalter: MTS – Marketing Tourismus Synergie Wien GmbH | Schloß Schönbrunn, Gardetrakt | 1130 Vienna | Austria
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