Sponsored by Aktion Mensch
euward 2014 is sponsored by Aktion Mensch e.V., the biggest private funding organization in the area of social services in Germany. Its members include: ZDF, Arbeiterwohlfahrt, Caritas, Deutsches Rotes Kreuz, Diakonie, Paritätischer Gesamtverband and Zentralwohlfahrtsstelle der Juden in Deutschland. With the profits from its monthly social lottery, the association supports up to 1,000 social projects in the areas of help and self-help for handicapped persons and aid for children and young people. All this is made possible by the approximately 4.6 million lottery participants. Jörg Pilawa has been an honorary ambassador for Aktion Mensch since early 2012.