Indeed, you can feel good about profiting from any work you do for the common good.
Allowing residents to grow, smoke, and gift weed, it legalizes participating in the weed community, but not profiting from it.
Beyond his on-screen participation, Ai gave Klayman free rein on the film and is not profiting from it.
mid-13c., "income;" c.1300, "benefit, advantage;"from Old French prufit, porfit "profit, gain" (mid-12c.), from Latin profectus "profit, advance, increase, success, progress," noun use of past participle of proficere (see proficiency). As the opposite of loss, it replaced Old English gewinn. Profit margin attested from 1853.
early 14c., "to advance, benefit, gain," from profit (n.) and from Old French prufiter, porfiter "to benefit," from prufit (see profit (n.)). Related: Profited; profiting.