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.
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fundraiser

(ˈfʌndˌreɪzə)
n
1. a person who raises money for a cause
2. an event held to raise money for a cause
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
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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