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fund-raising

[fuhnd-rey-zing] /ˈfʌndˌreɪ zɪŋ/
noun
1.
the act or process of raising funds, as for nonprofit organizations or for a political cause.
Also, fundraising.
Origin
1935-1940
1935-40

fund-raise

[fuhnd-reyz] /ˈfʌndˌreɪz/
verb (used with object), fund-raised, fund-raising.
1.
to collect by fund-raising:
The charity needs to fund-raise more than a million dollars.
verb (used without object), fund-raised, fund-raising.
2.
to engage in fund-raising.
Also, fundraise.
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