News from Austria

 

Austrian people donated more than €500 million in 2012, the highest annual giving figure in history, as reported in “Spendenbericht” – the annual report on donations of the Austrian Fundraising Association.

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Concerns have been raised in Austria that changes to donation forms to comply with Single European Payment Area (SEPA) regulations may put off older donors.

 

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TRIGOS Best Partnership Award Presentation (Copyright TRIGOS/Richard Tanzer)

A new IT-donation programme enables nonprofits in Austria to access software from IT donors such as Microsoft, SAP and Symantec. Since launch on 20th September 2012, over 100 nonprofits have participated in the programme, accessing software worth in excess of €200,000 Euros to date.

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The Austrian founder of the Red Bull energy drink company, Dieter Mateschitz, made history when he recently donated the largest ever financial gift to a nonprofit organisation in Austria.

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