Examples of donor in a Sentence
The money was raised from individual donors.
She is one of the charity's major donors.
Recent Examples of donor from the Web
The man who spearheaded the Buffalo effort, Alain Kaloyeros, is on trial along with three developers, including two who were top donors to Cuomo’s past election campaigns.
The couple, both 27, put up $5,000 of their own money to start the fund, and got a corporate donor to match that.
Once fertilized by the male, the female mosquito searches for a blood donor.
Among those pressuring the administration to take action is Bob Murray, a donor to both Trump and Perry’s presidential campaigns and the CEO of one of the country’s largest coal mining companies in Murray Energy.
Paw Works is an animal rescue organization in Ventura County, California; Cuoco has long been a donor and also sits on the board.
Lynn was fired after he had praised European moves to regulate Google, whose parent company was run by Eric Schmidt, a major donor to New America.
PoliticsGavin Newsom, John Cox to face off in fall CA governor’s race Kounalakis served as ambassador to Hungary under President Barack Obama and has been a longtime donor to the Democratic Party, but was largely unknown to voters.
The Post, citing multiple individuals familiar with the matter, said the EPA aide, Samantha Dravis, contacted Doug Deason, a prominent Republican donor with ties to the oil industry, for a job for Marlyn Pruitt in 2017.
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DONOR Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of donor for English Language Learners
: a person or group that gives something (such as money, food, or clothes) in order to help a person or organization
: a person who gives something (such as blood or a body organ) so that it can be given to someone who needs it
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