the act or process of raising funds, as for nonprofit organizations or for a political cause.
Also, fundraising.

1935–40 Unabridged


verb (used with object), fund-raised, fund-raising.
to collect by fund-raising: The charity needs to fund-raise more than a million dollars.
verb (used without object), fund-raised, fund-raising.
to engage in fund-raising.
Also, fundraise. Unabridged
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fundraise (ˈfʌndˌreɪz)
to raise money for a cause
n, —adj

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Example sentences
My present workplace does not have a dementia unit but is in the process of fundraising for the process.
Fundraising will still be important, of course, but not more important than it is now.
Along with donations, kids sent in letters about their fundraising efforts at school or in their neighborhoods.
Projects of this magnitude and fundraising are their business.
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