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affinity group

n.
A group of people who share a common interest, background, or goal.

affin′ity group`


n.
a group of persons affiliated with the same organization, college, etc., often receiving certain discounts or other privileges.
[1970–75]
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Lockton Affinity, an affiliate of Lockton Companies, was formed in 1987 to meet the specialized insurance needs of affinity groups, non-profits, associations and franchises.
The Council for Career Enhancement and Professionalization (CCEP), one of 14 employee affinity groups at the Department of State, hosted a speed mentoring event, April 17, where four Department leaders gathered to offer their years of experience and advice to approximately 30 participants.
At the company, Thomas will develop its presence in southeast Michigan as an employer of choice, increase hiring and retention of diverse talent, part of its Global Resources & Opportunities for Women and other affinity groups, as well as increase emphasis on campus recruiting to develop a best in class workforce.
The Minority Judges Reception on March 8 honored state and federal judges, advocated for diversity on the bench and celebrated the addition of new judges from the various affinity groups. Here, U.S.
ABN is a national program broker offering ecommerce access to products and services that enhance loyalty and provide rewards to members of affinity groups throughout the US, Canada and Europe.
What I Can Do for Our Members: Provide excellent service to our affinity groups and members by responding to their needs in a timely manner.
According to the lawsuit, Facebook builds a profile of users that include affinity groups to determine, among other things, the ads users see on the site.
On the night before the action, affinity groups gathered in a large deserted barn.
Affinity groups aligned with the values and vision of your organization will allow your targeted new donors to meet new and seasoned donors with a shared interest.
But that responsibility certainly must be inhibited by the multitude of special group interventions and interactions with officials in the Department--which is I understand is a common practice of the affinity groups. I assume that such interventions are mostly about recruitment, assignments, and promotions.
Established in 2001, Affinity Marketing Group (AMG) is a national program broker that provides access to products and services designed for members of affinity groups, associations and fraternal organizations throughout the United States.