Walt Disney Co. Pledges $5 Million Dollars To Aid Reconstruction of Notre Dame Cathedral

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The Walt Disney Company announced that is has pledged to contribute $5 million to aid the in reconstruction of the famous Notre Dame Cathedral.  The Cathedral was severely damaged in a major fire this week.

Bob Iger, Disney chairman and CEO, said in a statement Wednesday that the company The Walt Disney Company stands with our friends and neighbors in the community, offering our heartfelt support as well as a $5 million donation for the restoration of this irreplaceable masterpiece,”

As of the time of this article more than $1 billion dollars have been donated to help with the reconstruction of this historic Paris landmark.

The Notre Dame Cathedral was prominently featured in Walt Disney’s 1996 film The Hunchback of Notre Dame.  Talk about this in our all-new WDW Kingdom Disney Forums!

Source/Photo:  Bob Iger Twitter, AP

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