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The organized activity or an instance of soliciting money or pledges, as for charitable organizations or political campaigns.

fund′raise′ v.


fund-raising [ˈfʌndreɪzɪŋ]
ncollecte f de fonds
adj [dinner, event] → organisé pour collecter des fonds
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Family and friends of Fernandez set up an online fund drive at GoFundMe to help shoulder the expense of funeral service.
The fund drive for Batanes residents came in the wake of Robredo's visit on Wednesday in the island town, where she and some Angat Buhay partners assessed the damage of the earthquakes.
We will launch a fund drive for them),' she told reporters.
Idea Bank member Mark Jensen , who owns radio stations in Broken Bow and Ord, Neb., said, "Collectively, Nebraska's radio and TV stations generated $442,000 in a one-day statewide fund drive on March 22.
The fund drive "Raise the Thermometer for Nursing Scholarships" is open for donations.
Now in its firth week, Memorial Hospital Auxiliary's 2018 Tree of Remembrance fund drive has so far raised $5,438 toward helping the hospital buy an ultrasound upgrade in order to perform stress echocardiograms.
Speaking on Saturday at Tamugh during a fund drive for Dini ya Roho ya Mafuta pole ya Africa church, Ruto said outdated cultural practices like cattle rustling and early forced marriages had affected development in the region.
The fund drive was able to raise at least $6,000 until the foundation thumbed down the idea and returned the money to donors.
Devon Energy announced that it has granted the Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma a gift to support its Feeding Hope and Letter Carriers' Food and Fund Drive, worth $1.1 million.
Office of Personnel Management (OPM) recently issued new regulations overhauling the structure and operations of the Combined Federal Campaign (CFC), the at-work employee charity fund drive for federal workers, the military services, and the Postal Service.
Critique: An deftly written novel that quickly engages the readers full attention, "The Fund Drive" is as entertaining as it is thoughtful and thoughtful and thought-provoking.
FSU SBA also was instrumental in helping the law school reach an impressive student giving rate: 81 percent of students made cash gifts to the college during the 2013 Student Annual Fund Drive.

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