fund-raising effort


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Noun1.fund-raising effort - a campaign to raise money for some cause
crusade, campaign, cause, drive, effort, movement - a series of actions advancing a principle or tending toward a particular end; "he supported populist campaigns"; "they worked in the cause of world peace"; "the team was ready for a drive toward the pennant"; "the movement to end slavery"; "contributed to the war effort"
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However, fund-raising effort by TMF has not been smooth, a problem complicated further by the European-debt crisis.
Well over a fortnight later we have not even received the courtesy of a reply from the county council, despite advising that the event is a charitable fund-raising effort.
Museum will be getting a face-lift starting next year, thanks to a fund-raising effort championed by Mary Oberst, Oregon's first lady.
He also proved to be a talented fund raiser, leading a $275 million, six-year fund-raising effort that surpassed its goal by $74 million .
A MAJOR fund-raising effort to send a young Anglesey girl to a sleep disorder clinic in the United States has been cancelled.
Her ambitious ideas, she realized, were not economically feasible without a similarly ambitious fund-raising effort.
Yesterday, he was joined by TV presenter Charlotte Uhlenbroek, a member of the BBC's natural history unit, and children for the launch of the Variety Club Children's Charity 2000 Big Dinner Party fund-raising effort.
The second part of the firm's United Way fund-raising effort was the Third Annual Henderson Franklin United Way Invitational golf scramble, which raised $12,000 Pictured from the left are Robert Sherman Ronald Smalley and leffrev Hild.
In the next phase of the fund-raising effort, volunteers and staff work together to identify potential contributors.
Will the Chief Executive Officer of the organization support the fund-raising effort through his own personal example and work with top potential donors?
75 million education center recently that received some construction funds from a multi-million-dollar fund-raising effort by the longtime supporter for whom the new facility was named.
The Blues Music Foundation extends its gratitude to the many great blues artists who played the concert and appeared in the film, and to Martin Scorsese, whose generosity and vision have been the cornerstones of this fund-raising effort.

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