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Definition: Fundraiser

Quick Summary of Fundraiser

An individual whose primary purpose is to identify, cultivate, solicit, and secure capital from investors for their funds.

What is the dictionary definition of Fundraiser?

Dictionary Definition

someone who solicits financial contributions

  1. An event undertaken to get money by voluntary contributions for a particular activity, such as equipment for extracurricular sports programs, or to defray laboratory costs (salaries) for research of a cure for a particular disease.
  2. An individual who collects money from the public for some charitable cause.

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Modern Language Association (MLA):
Fundraiser. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. September 26, 2021
Chicago Manual of Style (CMS):
Fundraiser. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. (accessed: September 26, 2021).
American Psychological Association (APA):
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Definition Sources

Definitions for Fundraiser are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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