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C-Quadrat donates face masks to the Medical University of Vienna.


The C-Quadrat Investment Group has been supporting social projects in many areas over a long time. One focus is the support of orphans and young people from disadvantaged backgrounds. At the same time, projects in the health sector, education improvement and the fight against poverty all over the world are financed.

When choosing what project to support, CQ pays particular attention on how the respective program improves the economy of the community and contributes to a long term development.

CQ gives priority to projects which support the entrepreneurial drive of individuals and how each individual can contribute positivily to his or her community.

Soziales Engagement


CQ Investment Group and CEO, Alexander Schütz, donate face masks to MedUni Vienna

CQ Investment Group and Alexander Schütz, CEO CQ Investment Group have donated 230,000 face masks and 30,000 FFP2 masks to MedUni Vienna in April 2020 and a further 150,000 FFP2 masks in January 2021. The masks were distributed to all MedUni Vienna staff, including around 1,600 doctors at Vienna General Hospital.

C-QUADRAT donates face masks to Medical University of Vienna
CQ donates protective clothing

CQ Investment Group helps with protective clothing in times of corona pandemic: With 2000 protective suits and 20.000 FFP2 masks CQ supports the Spanish Order of Malta. The donation was distributed to retirement homes in Spain with the help of Order of Malta President Ramon Alvarez de Toledo.

CQ donates protective clothing
A donation to the building of a children’s Day-care Center in Noyemberyan

In October 2019, CQ made a donation to the building of a children’s Day-care Center in Noyemberyan, Armenia. With this donation, CQ contributes to the betterment of the social circumstances for kids in Armenia. The new Center will give more than 200 kids an opportunity to get a proper education as well as daily care and access to social services.

to the building of a children’s Day-care Center in Noyemberyan
A safe way to school

Since October 2018, CQ Investment Group has been supporting the construction of two dormitories next to a school in the Malengalenga region of Namibia. This saves the students a long and often dangerous commute.

A safe way to school
Houses for refugees

In 2017, CQ Investment Group financed 100 prefabricated houses in northern Iraq. The Better Shelter campaign tried to help people return to their homeland.

Häuser für Flüchtlinge
A home for children

CQ Investment Group has been trying for many years to improve the future prospects of children from disadvantaged backgrounds. Since 2005, orphanages have been opened in Nepal, Ethiopia, Cambodia, Haiti and Romania.

Ein Zuhause für Kinder
Serving the poor, the sick and pilgrims

Since 2016, CQ Investment Group has supported the Permanent Observer Mission of the Sovereign Order of Malta.

Im Dienste der Armen, Kranken und Pilger
Youth is our greatest asset

The UNODC Youth Initiative has reached several million young people in over 90 countries worldwide. Together with the Permanent Mission of the Sovereign Order of Malta to the UN in Vienna, CQ Investment Group is trying to give young people a voice through this initiative.

Youth is our most valuable asset
Languages connect

In 2015, CQ Investment Group supported the Hallo-App, which was intended to enable refugees to learn the German language.

Sprachen verbinden
A piece of normality for the homeless

The VinziRast projects help people to reintegrate into society. CQ Investment Group has supported the association since 2008.

Ein Stück Normalität für Obdachlose
Network for social entrepreneurship

Between 2011 and 2014, CQ Investment Group supported the Ashoka Association in promoting social projects with an entrepreneurial approach.

Netzwerk für soziales Unternehmertum
A sign of peace in the West Bank

In 2010, CQ Investment Group supported the reconstruction of the social entrepreneurship project Cinema Jenin in the West Bank.

 Ein Friedenszeichen im Westjordanland
Together for social competence

In 2002, CQ Investment Group supported Europe's largest sailing project, the Mirno More Peace Fleet, for socially disadvantaged children around the world.

Gemeinsam für soziale Kompetenz
Help for children with movement disorders

With the financing of a horse for hippotherapy in 2003, CQ Investment Group supported the healing of neurological movement disorders.

Hilfe für Kinder mit Bewegungsstörungen