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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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.
The series of fundraisers highlights the perennial dash for campaign cash in Texas, more hectic than usual ahead of the 2016 election thanks to a crowded GOP field and several candidates - declared or otherwise - who can claim strong ties to the Lone Star State.
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.
The dealership will also be holding Dodge Booster Club Fundraisers at Walled Lake Central High School on August 16, 2012 and next week at Walled Lake Northern High School.
Reporters have been allowed to attend and report on Romney's fundraisers since May.
The fundraiser -- as all of Obama's celebrity fundraisers -- came under scrutiny by Republicans, who mocked the campaign ads and the event as snobby and elitist.
com is rolling out a suite of new tools to make fundraising easier and more rewarding for donors, nonprofits and fundraisers alike.
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.
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.
Some of the hallmarks of the campaign were also themes that were found in other recent successful church fundraisers.