4/16/2019, 3:58 PM (Source: TeleTrader)
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L'Oreal, Bettencourt family donate €200M to Notre Dame

The L'Oreal Group announced on Tuesday that it will donate €100 million to the reconstruction of the Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris which was severely destroyed in a fire on Monday. Additionally, the Bettencourt Meyers family and the Bettencourt Sueller Foundation will give another €100 million for Notre Dame.

The company added that it will also help 86,000 of its employees that expressed the wish to contribute donate to the cause.

Earlier, it was announced that a number of French companies, including Kering, Total and LVMH, will donate funds to reconstruct the Gothic cathedral from the 12th century. Apple also said it will donate to restore Notre Dame.

Breaking the News / VP