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 Vienna 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
Duration of the campaign: 23 November to 15 December 2019

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
Duration of the campaign: 23 November 2019 to 5 January 2020

147 Rat auf Draht

MTS Vienna 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 2019/20:
23 November to 23 December | 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
24 December | 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
25 December to 5 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 AV Astoria and The Power Company for their support in this charity campaign.

In 2019 a remarkable amount of EUR 20,000 was donated to 147 Rat auf Draht thanks to the generosity of visitors, exhibitors and the donation of the organizer of the Christmas Market MTS Vienna together with the support of the Schloß Schönbrunn Kultur- und Betriebsgesellschaft. More than 200 gifts could be handed over to SOS Kinderdorf.


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