Definition of nonprofit
: not conducted or maintained for the purpose of making a profit a nonprofit organization a nonprofit research center
Examples of nonprofit in a Sentence
a nonprofit group that provides care to recovering drug addicts
Schools don't pay sales tax on supplies because they have nonprofit status.
Recent Examples of nonprofit from the Web
In collaboration with the nonprofit Chicago Coalition for the Homeless, a new city program looks to help families forced to live with others.
During the presidential campaign, Donald Trump partnered with the Remembrance Project, a nonprofit group aimed at helping families of people killed by undocumented immigrants.
The great white's Twitter profile is managed by the nonprofit group and has more than 100,000 followers.
Janelle Wong, operations manager at the San Francisco Bicycle Coalition, a nonprofit advocacy group with 10,000 members, has Monkeylectric lights on three of her five bicycles.
A group of volunteers from the nonprofit Friends of the Rancho Buena Vista Adobe, led by second generation adobe volunteer Mary Gafner, are set on reviving the tradition July 9.
Proceeds benefit Suki Foundation, nonprofit that raises awareness of Rett syndrome and funds for research.
Wyking Garrett of the nonprofit Africatown, which is part of a group buying the Central District’s MidTown Center to build low-income and market-rate housing.
Following the public outcry from the strike, the U.S.-led coalition sharply decreased the number of sorties over Mosul in April, according to data analyzed by the nonprofit monitoring group Airwars.
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NONPROFIT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of nonprofit for English Language Learners
: not existing or done for the purpose of making a profit
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Definition of nonprofit for Students
: not existing or done to make a profit nonprofit organizations
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