CSR projects

Wrapping of the Ringturm with Tanja Deman's “Joys of Summer” theme (photo, © Wiener Städtische Versicherungsverein/Robert Newald)

Wrapping of the Ringturm

The Company headquarters, the Ringturm building, once again became an art tower in celebration of its 60th anniversary. The work “Joys of Summer” by Croatian artist Tanja Deman is the eighth traditional wrapping of the Ringturm by Wiener Städtische Versicherungsverein. In addition to the artist herself, many art enthusiasts also attended the opening event.

Gustav Mahler Youth Orchestra

Vienna Insurance Group sponsors the Gustav Mahler Youth Orchestra, one of the world’s leading youth orchestras. It is a place of learning for talented European orchestral musicians and encourages young Austrian musicians to play music with their colleagues from all over Europe, traditionally including many from Central and Eastern Europe. More than 2,000 young people apply each year, but after the rigorous selection process only the best are invited to join the orchestral projects. VIG has supported the Gustav Mahler Youth Orchestra for many years, thereby also promoting international understanding and equal opportunities.

VIG Kids Camp

VIG Kids Camp was organised for the sixth time by Wiener Städtische Versicherungsverein, the principal shareholder of VIG. 500 children of VIG employees from 22 countries enjoyed an unforgettable experience full of adventure, excitement and social involvement. The children in the three camps, “City Camp” in Strebersdorf, “Country Camp” in Wagrain and “Mountain Camp” in Mariazell, dedicated one day to a social activity. Songs were rehearsed and dances learned, and then presented in an establishment for senior citizens. The children sang and danced to the great enjoyment of the audience.