ALPINE PEACE CROSSING – Charity for Social Welfare and Refugee Support
Alpine Peace Crossing (APC) is an Austrian charity based in Krimml (Salzburg province) and Vienna. APC’s 3 cornerstones are: APC Refugee Support, the APC Peace Hike and the Krimml Peace Dialogue.
|13th Alpine Peace Crossing
The thirteenth reprise of the Alpine Peace Crossing along the Jewish escape route of 1947 transpired during June 28-30. Erich Czerny, the Mayor of Krimml, along with Ernst Löschner, APC Chairman, warmly greeted the attendees, their guests and other interested people during the Krimml Peace Dialog on the eve of the hike .
Report, Reactions and Photos
|June 13 – Signing of a cooperative agreement with Respekt.net
Joint projects are supported through crowdfunding and tax deductibility.
Goal: Mutual ventures are targeted towards charitable aid. For the first year, 10 projects with a total funding of at least € 50,000 are planned.
|Grove of Flight
7 x 7 trees, 2 natural stones and 1 prism are dedicated to all people on the run (especially those of 1947) and people who have contributed to a peaceful coexistence of people of different backgrounds. The installation is a 20-minute walk from the Krimml Lodge.
|Social and refugee projects
For eight years, Alpine Peace Crossing financed and implemented social and refugee aid projects. As of 2019, APC will once again focus on the annual Friendship Walk. Incoming donations will continue to serve their purpose.
Note: The Activity Report 2018 is online!