Anyone who has received an information letter from Minister for Social Affairs Rauch about the “Schoolstartklar!” had in the mailbox, now has to be quick.
As part of the campaign “Schoolstartklar!” vouchers worth 80 euros are distributed to students in households with minimum income, social assistance or social support. This can be used to buy school items in all Libro and Pagro discount branches throughout Austria. But there is a small catch.
80 euros “School start ready” bonus must be picked up as soon as possible
Only those who have received a joint letter from Social Affairs Minister Johannes Rauch and the responsible social affairs officer of the respective federal state between mid-July and August 16th, in which information is provided about the project, are entitled to the extra money. However, this is not automatically transferred to the account, the voucher must be collected personally from the collection points of Volkshilfe Solidarity and its project partners.
The letter and an official photo ID (e.g. driver’s license, passport, identity card) must be presented. Attention: The voucher can only be picked up until September 23, 2022, otherwise it will expire!
In Wien It is recommended to book an appointment to collect the voucher. You can register for a collection date under the following link: https://gutschein.volkshilfe-wien.at/. If the voucher is lost, no replacement will be issued. You can also find a list of pick-up points and opening times on the website of the Ministry of Social Affairs.
The voucher can be purchased in all Libro and Pagro discount stores throughout Austria only for school supplies be redeemed. Other products cannot be purchased with it. After October 1, 2022, the voucher will expire and can no longer be redeemed!
40 Euro shopping voucher extra
In addition, the Ministry of Social Affairs is offering the “Schoolstart Plus” campaign this year, which can be used flexibly Sodexo coupons in the amount of 40 euros provides. These can be redeemed for school items as well as for groceries, clothing and other everyday necessities. These vouchers are given to those entitled to the “Schoolstartklar!” campaign. also at the issuing offices and are valid until the end of the year.
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