Our fantastic Team

voluntary commitment for MyHope

Managing Board

DI Matthias Pfützner


My time in Ethiopia in 2006 was nothing less than unforgettable. Many times, my eyes met the eyes of small children, and each time, they gleamed with the yearning for hope.

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Christian Hiris, BA

vice chairman

Travelling has ever been one of my great hobbies and I am grateful that I allready visited certain countries of this planet. Most impressive and disturbing at once was my journey to Ethiopia in 2013.

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Katharina Schiller


For me, Africa is a land of contrasts: on one hand it is made of fascinating landscapes and people of grace, beauty, and joy. On the other hand, however, it is comprised of huge areas of poverty, hunger, and helplessness.

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Sylvia Innthaler

cashier, godparents servicing

For many years, I have been committed to children’s charities in developing countries. If you look around the world, it is easy to see many people, and children, who live in impoverished and disadvantaged conditions.

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the Team

Markus Rogan, B.A.

MyHope, for me, is a way to say ‘Thank You’ to all those who have given me hope when I was at the bottom. Our children in Addis Ababa did not care if I was the drunken disco scapegoat of the world championships; they just wanted a fair chance to get an education.

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Bernd Innthaler


When I look back at my childhood, I remember many comforts and nice things that my parents gave to me like the choice of where to attend school and music lessons. I learned to ski and snowboard while actively participating in activities like rowing and running.

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Klaudia Paiha

godparents servicing

If you would have asked me in the past if I would have considered traveling to one of the poorest countries in the world as a tourist, I would have said no. To my own surprise, however, I did it.

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