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fundraiser

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈfʌndˌreɪzər/ POLITICS, SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY
a person who is responsible for collecting money for a political party, charity (= organization that gives money or help to those that need it), etc.: She was a campaign fundraiser for two former Presidents. a major/chief/political fundraiser
an event that people attend to make money for a political party, charity, etc.: attend/hold/host a fundraiser During his US visit, the Prime Minister will attend a $100-a-head fundraiser. annual/charity fundraiser
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