However the city is also getting creative in the way they re asking for funds. Nearly us 1 billion has already poured in from ordinary worshippers and high powered magnates around the world to restore the fire ravaged notre dame cathedralin paris after the french president.
Pinault pledged a donation of 100 million 113 million.
How much money was donated to notre dame. Depending on the estimate between 835 million and more than 1 billion in donations have been pledged with most of the money coming from some of france s wealthiest families. Since the fire that tore through notre dame cathedral in paris last week donations have been pouring in from across the world to restore the structure to its former glory. It s been 12 months since the notre dame fire and the promise france s richest people would pay to rebuild it.
All together just these donations from billionaire families and french corporations come to a total of 600 million euros or over 675 million in u s. 23 8 billion 30 6 billion lives. It is thought that upwards of 1 billion has been donated so far from a small number of france s richest citizens and companies.
Many others have pledged to help rebuild notre dame as well including donations committed from french casinos and societe generate bank plus 50 million euros from the city of paris itself. James williams april 18 2019. L ess than a day after french president emmanuel macron made a call for donations to help rebuild the landmark notre dame cathedral which was severely damaged in a blaze on monday night nearly 1.
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. It has only been a few days since a large fire destroyed much of the world famous notre dame cathedral in paris but already donations are flooding in from around the world to help pay for repairs to the 850 year old french landmark. How the 1 6 billion donated will be spent.