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Corporate Social Responsibility


What connects us to the church and Lothar Späth

Several years ago, the Evangelical church in Stuttgart was collecting donations to fund the renovations to their church. We loved the idea of helping and decided to organize a public auction whose proceeds we would donate to the church.

Since then, we regularly hold auctions to benefit charitable organizations and even recruit celebrity patrons to help us. Such patrons help promote the success of the auctions and even participate as guest-auctioneers. The best example of such support was the former Prime Minister Lothar Späth who used his unique charm and spirit to draw as many bids as possible out of our generous audience.

Trough the Eppli & Hopf Foundation, a foundation under civil law, we have created a focused outlet for our charitable work. It is particularly important to us to support people who find themselves in need due to an accident, illness or misfortune.

In every charity auction we conduct, five percent of the net proceeds are donated to the Eppli & Hopf Foundation. If you are interested in selling your items for a good cause, our auctions are the perfect platform to do so. Contact us!



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Benefit auctions have a long tradition at Eppli. Prominent personalities, who supported the good cause as patrons and partly even swung their own hammer, made a significant contribution to the success.

Stuttgart's former Lord Mayor SCHUSTER, the former prime minister LOTHAR SPÄTH,
Daimler CEO DR. DIETER ZETSCHE, Stuttgart's former Lord Mayor ROMMEL or
DIANE Duchess of Württemberg, former prime minister OETTINGER, prime minister WINFRIED KRETSCHMANN and many others.

Prominent visitors and customers
The special flair and the individual offer of our houses has not only made radio and television aware of us, but also made many well-known contemporaries curious and some even regular customers.

© Helmut Brands –, © Paul Fleet –, © K.-U. Häßler –, © Wolfgang Jargstorfft –, © Marko Bradic /, © ppart /, © Klaus Franke – Picture Alliance / ZB, © Ingo Rack – Picture Alliance / dpa, © Karlheinz Schindler  – Picture Alliance / ZB, © Bernd Weißbrod – Picture Alliance / dpa


Stuttgarts ehemaliger Oberbürgermeister Wolfgang Schuster

Stuttgart's former Lord Mayor Wolfgang Schuster


Baden-Württembergs ehemaliger Ministerpräsident Lothar Späth

Baden-Württemberg's former prime minister Lothar Späth


Daimlerchef Dr. Dieter Zetsche

Daimler CEO Dr. Dieter Zetsche



Stuttgarts ehemaliger Oberbürgermeister Manfred Rommel

Stuttgart's former Lord Mayor Manfred Rommel


Herzogin Diane von Württemberg

Duchess Diane von Württemberg


Ex-Ministerpräsident Günther Oettinger

Former prime minister Günther Oettinger