Definition of 'fund-raising'
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Example sentences containing 'fund-raising'
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It was a fund-raising charity team with celebrities and pop singers and we would go around the country to raise money. Times, Sunday Times (2011)A volunteer was asked by a charity to collect and deposit the proceeds of a fund-raising activity. Christianity Today (2000)You could soon be working as a team, especially if fund-raising for a charity is involved. The Sun (2013)It's the last day of term and charity fund-raising day at the school. The Sun (2010)That is, you want to maximize the net payments to your campaign from these fund-raising meetings. Microeconomics: Price Theory in Practice (1995)
Translations for 'fund-raising'
British English: fund-raising NOUN
Fund-raising is the activity of collecting money to support a charity or political campaign or organization.
Encourage her to get involved in fund-raising for charity.
- American English: fund-raising
- Brazilian Portuguese: arrecadação de fundos
- Chinese: 资金募集
- European Spanish: recaudación de fondos
- French: collecte de fonds
- German: Geldbeschaffung
- Italian: raccolta di fondi
- Japanese: 資金調達
- Korean: 기금 모금
- European Portuguese: arrecadação de fundos
- Spanish: recaudación de fondos
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