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fundraising

noun [U] uk   us   /ˈfʌndˌreɪ.zɪŋ/
the act of collecting or producing money for a particular purpose, especially for a charity: The dinner is a fundraising event for the museum.
fundraise
verb [I] uk   us   /-reɪz/
Translations of “fundraising”
in Chinese (Traditional) 募捐, (尤指)慈善捐款…
in Russian сбор средств…
in Turkish fon/kaynak oluşturma eylemi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 募捐, (尤指)慈善捐款…
in Polish zbiórka pieniędzy…
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