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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Professional fundraisers and commercial participators are responsible for ensuring that the specific legal rules that apply to them and the arrangements they make with charities are followed.
That has upset some major pro-Trump donors in Texas, where the nominee is set to hold fundraisers Tuesday in San Antonio and Dallas.
He's never been a fundraiser, although most of those jobs could serve as a training ground for some of what fundraisers face every day.
Deceitful individuals exploiting public solidarity, do not hesitate to set up non-profit organisations and illegally organise fundraisers and charities.
The campaign will run until June 30 this year, seeing a total of PS5,000 shared at the end of the month among the groups supported by the top 20 fundraisers.
HARDY fundraisers took a walk on the wild side as they stepped barefoot on glass to raise money and awareness of a domestic violence charity.
Reporters have been allowed to attend and report on Romney's fundraisers since May.
FUNDRAISERS from a children's hospice appeal will be encouraging you to dig deep for the charity.
Deputy Minister for Regeneration Leighton Andrews addressed fundraisers from across Wales on Children in Need Day.