The world watched with sadness as fire tore through historic Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, causing severe damage to the centuries-old structure. The impact of the fire on the faithful of the city and of the world is immense and the full extent will not be known for some time.
The Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington, DC, has set up a fund to help the Cathedral resurrect and rebuild. All proceeds received will be used solely for the assistance of Notre Dame Cathedral and those affected by this tragedy.
Parishioners wishing to donate money to assist those in need may do so in the following ways:
- Donate by mail: Send checks to Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, Attn: Monsignor Walter Rossi, Rector, 400 Michigan Avenue, NE, Washington, D.C. 20017
- Donate by phone: Call The Catholic Foundation at (916) 733-0266
- Donate online: Use the secure online form below: