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
The Village was surprised with a $10,000 donation from the makeover sponsors, and they were helped by the sponsors in getting 501(c)3 nonprofit status.
Groups can reserve the tent at no cost, but city officials prefer that those groups be local nonprofit or volunteer groups.
Dodds has advocated to restore a historic hotel close to where Kyle died and refashion it into a welcome center and nonprofit hub.
The milk bank is a nonprofit, and sells the milk to hospitals for about $4.40 per ounce, a fee that covers screening and processing costs.
Tania Mejia, the communications director at Jolt, a nonprofit helping Latinx teens that organized the demonstration, said the idea came from a volunteer who saw young women taking photos at the Capitol in their quinceañera dresses.
Missouri Alliance for Freedom is a nonprofit founded in 2013.
A nearly century-old nonprofit organization has agreed to sell one Clybourn Avenue building to a developer while putting a larger structure across the street up for sale in deals that could bring in well over $20 million combined.
Mary Ann Gerth/Courier-Journal/USA TODAY Network/Wochit Metro Councilman David James has been let go from his job with the University of Louisville that was linked to the nonprofit U of L Foundation after a little more than two years.
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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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