Das Kiezkonto (a district account)
Take influence of your next environment which called your KIEZ. Each KIEZ has his own account.



As a citizens of Berlin:

Donate once/monthly/annually some money on YOUR  Kiez-account.

Log-in on the "www.kiezkonto.de" site.

A map is visible. Clicking on your district; on your KIEZ.

Seeing the daily growing donation of the Kiez-account you are belonging to.

Be creative. Post your idea for the next investment of the annually donation of your KIEZ. Discuss with your "neighbours": What might be good or not.

Review other creative ideas.

Get in touch personally with your neighbours. Meet them.

After one year is finished, the best reviewed ideas will be realized soon.

This might be in one sentence: Approx half of the proposals of this certain idea competition.

Or for example:

  1. More Green; a better environment
  2. Playground extension
  3. Cleaner streets and parks
  4. A Kiez Festival
  5. More Safeness on the streets for schoolchilds
  6. More (and always full) automats for dog dung bags
  7. Donations for the poor people in the nearby
  8. More street furniture
  9. More social facilities


More benefits:

- a stronger community in YOUR neighbourhood

- More sense of responsibility by the citizens of Berlin

- the respect of other cities and countries.

- Other cities might be following this idea.


Each finished (and visible) project should be getting a red (color of the cooperate identity Berliner Sparkasse) badge nearby with the following descrition:

Donate by the citizens of the "xxx"-Kiez in the year 20xx.


Example HELMHOLTZKIEZ (Prenzlauer Berg):

- 20000 Citizens. Approx 8000 Households.

IF each Household would donate just 1€ a month, it would be approx 100.000 € a year. Worth for?


Main supporter by a strong campaign would be the Berliner Sparkasse by:

-Placing at frequent places advertisements and strong informations in different mediums like: SMALL QR-CODE INFO COLUMN | POSTER | RADIO SPOT | INFO LETTER (incl. a QR-Code sticker of your district)

- A transparent bank management of each KIEZ account.

- Organizing a transparent website.

-Transporting the winning ideas to get realized.


Please describe your idea in one sentence.

Citizens of Berlin showing more responsibility for their own KIEZ.

Who will benefit from your idea, hence whom is your idea directed towards?

Each citizens of Berlin as anyone with eyes in their heads. In addition: A worldwide respect.

Why is your idea “good for Berlin”?

Simply for a more attractive Berlin and an appreciation from the rest of the world.

How many people do you think will benefit from your idea?

Depending on the results: maximum each citizens of Berlin.

In what way does the Berliner Sparkasse gain visibility through your idea?

The benefits for the Berliner Sparkasse might be huge by supporting the idea of a "better" Berlin overall.

Which kind of people and how many of them will take notice of your campaign?

Depending on the campaign intensity: The responsible citizens of Berlin.

How much do you estimate the annual budget for the implementation of your idea to be?

It would be a huge advertisement for the Berliner Sparkasse, therefore the maximum budget they can afford each year.