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community investmentnoun [U]

uk   us  
SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY the ​practice by a ​company of ​investingmoney in ​publicservices such as schools, hospitals, etc. that ​aim to ​improve people's ​quality of ​life: The ​companyruns a communityinvestmentprogramme and last ​yeardonations of £721,233 were made to UK ​charities.
(Definition of community investment from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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