fundraising

fund|rais|ing [ˈfʌndˌreızıŋ] n [U]
the activity of collecting money for a specific purpose, especially in order to help people who are ill, old etc
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Dictionary of contemporary English. 2013.

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  • Fundraising — (engl.), Mittelakquisition bzw. Mittelbeschaffung ist nach Urselmann die systematische Analyse, Planung, Durchführung und Kontrolle sämtlicher Aktivitäten einer Non Profit Organisation (NPO), die darauf abzielen, alle für die Erfüllung des… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • fundraising — fund‧rais‧ing [ˈfʌndˌreɪzɪŋ] noun [uncountable] FINANCE 1. the activity of obtaining money for political parties, Charities etc: • The rules of campaign fundraising are brutally simple: money follows a winner. • The Bishop of Birmingham has… …   Financial and business terms

  • fundraising — [fund′rā΄ziŋ] n. the act or occupation of soliciting money for charitable organizations, political parties, etc.: also fund raising * * * fund·rais·ing or fund rais·ing (fŭndʹrā zĭng) n. The organized activity or an instance of soliciting money… …   Universalium

  • fundraising — [fund′rā΄ziŋ] n. the act or occupation of soliciting money for charitable organizations, political parties, etc.: also fund raising …   English World dictionary

  • fundraising — UK [ˈfʌndreɪzɪŋ] US [ˈfʌndˌreɪzɪŋ] noun [uncountable] the activity of trying to persuade people or organizations to give money for a specific purpose, especially for a charity or a political party Thesaurus: charity events and fundraisershyponym …   Useful english dictionary

  • Fundraising — Contributions redirects here. For information about the Wikipedia user contributions log, see Help:User contributions. Fundraising or fund raising (also development) is the process of soliciting and gathering contributions as money or other… …   Wikipedia

  • Fundraising — Collecte de fonds La collecte de fonds (ou fundraising) est l art de demander de l argent pour mener à bien un projet ou une organisation (association, parti politique), pour mener à bien son projet social. Une association, par exemple, organise… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Fundraising — Fund|rai|sing 〈[ fʌ̣ndrɛızıŋ] n. 15; unz.; Wirtsch.〉 Einsatz moderner Werbemethoden zur Akquirierung von Geldspenden für wohltätige od. gemeinnützige Zwecke ● in der Vorweihnachtszeit verstärken viele Wohlfahrtsverbände ihr Fundraising [<engl …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Fundraising — Spendenmarketing, Mittelbeschaffung, Kapitalbeschaffung; aus dem Englischen stammender Begriff der Kapitalbeschaffung (Fund = Kapital; to raise = aufbringen, beschaffen). Generell versteht man unter F. eine systematische und professionelle, auf… …   Lexikon der Economics

  • fundraising — n. act of raising money, act of collecting financial resources for an organization (or political party, etc.)v. raise money for project or other cause; be involved or engaged in fundraising …   English contemporary dictionary

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