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The world is facing an unprecedented health crisis. France is not spared from the COVID-19 outbreak. Fondation de France is on the front lines in the response and calls for solidarity to help healthcare workers, researchers, and the most vulnerable. Read more.

Notre Dame Cathedral, symbol of the beauty and history of Paris was scarred by a devastating fire on April 15, 2019. This tragedy comes as a major blow to the people of France. We express all our sympathy to them.

Notre Dame has suffered colossal damage.The rebuilding of the cathedral will take years. If you wish to support the rebuilding of Notre Dame cathedral, please make a donation to Friends of Fondation de France and designate “Fondation de France Solidarity for Notre Dame Cathedral.”

Friends of Fondation de France offers American individuals, foundations and corporations a faster, easier and less costly option for donating to French charities active in education, culture, social services, health, medicine, science and the environment. When you give to us, your contributions are tax-deductible to the full extent of the law.