You may not want to thank them. Nearly 1 billion in donations have poured in for the vast restoration of the fire ravaged notre dame cathedral but a pledge by french president emmanuel macron that it will be completed within.
Donors have pledged nearly a billion euros to restore notre dame.
How much money has been donated to repair notre dame. Untec the national union representing construction economists in france has estimated that the repair and restoration work on the notre dame will cost a maximum of 600 million excluding vat. When charitable giving gets big tax breaks the public picks up most of the check. That also includes funds from mainly small french.
The first private check toward the rebuilding according to picaud is being transferred by the foundations for 3 6 million euros 4 1 million.