Henry Kravis, co-founder of KKR and his wife Marie-Josée Kravis, American citizens, are saddened by the fire at Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris, like all of France and the rest of the world.
In order to help finance the reconstruction of Notre-Dame de Paris, a symbol of French heritage, Mr and Mrs Kravis have decided to contribute $10 million.
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