fundraise

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fund·rais·ing

 (fŭnd′rā′zĭng)
n.
The organized activity or an instance of soliciting money or pledges, as for charitable organizations or political campaigns.

fund′raise′ v.

fundraise

(ˈfʌndˌreɪz)
vb (intr)
to raise money for a cause
ˈfundˌraising n, adj
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.fundraise - raise money for a cause or project; "We are fundraising for AIDS research"
raise - collect funds for a specific purpose; "The President raised several million dollars for his college"
References in classic literature ?
Of this chamber, Nicholas became the tenant; and having hired a few common articles of furniture from a neighbouring broker, and paid the first week's hire in advance, out of a small fund raised by the conversion of some spare clothes into ready money, he sat himself down to ruminate upon his prospects, which, like the prospect outside his window, were sufficiently confined and dingy.