fundraiser


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fund·rais·er

 (fŭnd′rā′zər)
n.
1. One, such as a person or an organization, that raises funds.
2. A social function or activity, such as a raffle or musical concert, held for raising funds.

fundraiser

(ˈfʌndˌreɪzə)
n
1. a person who raises money for a cause
2. an event held to raise money for a cause
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.fundraiser - someone who solicits financial contributionsfundraiser - someone who solicits financial contributions
canvasser, solicitor - a petitioner who solicits contributions or trade or votes
2.fundraiser - a social function that is held for the purpose of raising money
social function, social occasion, occasion, affair, function - a vaguely specified social event; "the party was quite an affair"; "an occasion arranged to honor the president"; "a seemingly endless round of social functions"
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Fundraisers will be ranked according to the number of unique online sponsors they attract through the campaign and a top prize of PS1,000 will be awarded to the winning fundraiser's charity.
is hosting a breakfast fundraiser in Dallas to mark his birthday, according to an invitation.
He volunteered to lie on the glass bareback with another fundraiser standing on him.
com)-- Shuman Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, a proud participant of Dodge's Booster Club Fundraiser program, helped raise $5,000 for Walled Lake Western High School's football booster club on August 11, 2012.
Jerusalem, July 29 ( ANI ): Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney's campaign will bar media from attending a high-dollar fundraiser in Israel on Monday.
President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama headed to New York City this evening for a celebrity fundraiser at Sarah Jessica Parker and Matthew Broderick's West Village townhouse.
21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- After helping thousands of nonprofits raise $50 million online, veteran online fundraiser Razoo.
WORCESTER - A fundraiser for District 5 City Council candidate James Kalogeropoulos will be held Saturday evening at the Ahepa Lodge, 68 Cedar St.
On March 5th, Kimberly Lau--NWHN Board member and Provost of Oakes College at the University of California, Santa Cruz--hosted a fundraiser for the Network at her home.
Fundraiser Lauren Moore said: "It would be great if people could make a donation from what they save during their shopping.
CHARITY fundraisers are most often thought of as bucket-rattling figures in fancy dress - but fundraising involves much more than this, as decisions made by the chief fundraiser for a charity can determine whether the charity survives.
Many nonprofits need funding yet can't afford the expense of a full-time hired fundraiser, so The Accidental Fundraiser is an excellent guide for any on a budget.