non-profit-making


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non-profit-making

adj
(Commerce) not yielding a profit, esp because organized or established for some other reason: a non-profit-making organization.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.non-profit-making - not commercially motivated
noncommercial - not connected with or engaged in commercial enterprises
Translations

non-profit-making

[ˈnɒnˈprɒfɪtmeɪkɪŋ] ADJno lucrativo

non-profit-making

[ˈnɒnˈprɒfɪtˌmeɪkɪŋ] non-profit (Am) [ˈnɒnˈprɒfɪt] adjsenza scopo di lucro
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A NON-PROFIT-MAKING company which helps some of County Durham's most vulnerable people has opened new training facilities which make room for 120 new home care workers.
The idea started as a non-profit-making foundation that replaces mango trees, but things have taken off more than anyone could have foreseen and one farmers' group set up in Patemon, Java, in 2009 is now producing 60,000 seedlings.
Furthermore, MEPs call on the Commission to propose a mechanism to allow member states wishing to strengthen civil society to exempt from VAT all or most of the activities and transactions carried out by voluntary non-profit-making organisations; and stress that at least the smaller non-profit-making organisations should be covered by such a mechanism.
A NON-PROFIT-MAKING company which helps give disabled people and OAPs much needed holidays and days out is appealing for volunteer drivers.
Today, the CIU remains the largest non-profit-making leisure organisation in the UK, representing the interests and views of six million club members.
Acting in its capacity as trustee of The Jardine Foundation, a non-profit-making organisation, JMIS made the purchase on 11 June under the share repurchase guidelines agreed with the UK Listing Authority.
Last night, the Public and Commercial Services union said the announcement was a "body blow" to staff at the non-profit-making company.
The site, a non-profit-making entity, allows users to browse for tickets by racecourse, by date or by postcode.
To be eligible for a grant groups must be non-profit-making, have a constitution and accounts and their own bank account.
Members of Nuneaton and Bedworth Borough Council's planning applications committee wanted the developers to transfer the pool to a non-profit-making company.
BP won't make a penny, the scheme is entirely non-profit-making and overseen by the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change.

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