The organization is funded by private donations.
We are grateful for the donation of whatever you can afford to give.
trying to encourage the donation of blood
Recent Examples on the WebAnd Miriam Adelson, a physician whose husband, Sheldon Adelson, was long one of the party’s most generous contributors until his death last year, made her first $5 million donation of the 2022 cycle this month.
New York Times, 26 July 2022 Reserve your tickets online or by calling 860-871-8222 or make your donation at the door.
Hartford Courant, 13 July 2022 This year, Nathan's Famous made its annual donation of 100,000 hot dogs to the Food Bank for New York City.
Antonia Debianchi, PEOPLE.com, 4 July 2022 His rare blood type means his donation could benefit someone who might have difficulty finding a match.
From Usa Today Network And Wire Reports, USA TODAY, 4 July 2022 The evaluation found Gonzales has a rare blood type, meaning his donation could benefit someone who might have difficulty finding a match.
Fox News, 3 July 2022 Her latest donation went to Yesli Vega, a former police officer and county supervisor running in Virginia.
Zach Everson, Forbes, 28 June 2022 From its donation to the U.S. government in 1887, the campus has treated and housed veterans of the Civil War, the Spanish-American War, World War I, World War II, the Korean War and the Vietnam War.
Doug Smithsenior Writer, Los Angeles Times, 26 June 2022 Live Nation will match her donation, making the total sum $1 million.
Carson Burton, Variety, 25 June 2022 See More
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More Definitions for donation
Kids Definition of donation
: something given to help those in needa donation to charity
Legal Definition of donation
1: the making of an especially charitable gift
2in the civil law of Louisiana : a voluntary transfer of ownership of property from one person to another — compare sale
: a transfer of property (as a sale) that does not have a sufficient reciprocal consideration (as a proportional price) so that it is considered a gratuitous donation and must meet the statutory requirements for a donation (as a notarial act) to be valid