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fundraisernoun [C]

uk   /ˈfʌndˌreɪ.zər/  us   /-zɚ/
a ​person or ​eventinvolved in ​collectingmoney for a ​particularpurpose, ​especially a charity
(Definition of fundraiser from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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fundraisernoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈfʌndˌreɪzər/ POLITICS, SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY
a ​person who is ​responsible for ​collectingmoney for a ​politicalparty, charity (= ​organization that gives ​money or ​help to those that need it), etc.: She was a ​campaign fundraiser for two ​formerPresidents. a major/​chief/​political fundraiser
an ​event that ​peopleattend to make ​money for a ​politicalparty, ​charity, etc.: attend/hold/host a fundraiser During his US visit, the Prime Minister will ​attend a $100-a-head fundraiser. annual/​charity fundraiser
(Definition of fundraiser from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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