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According to reporting from the Wall Street Journal, Jones obtained a prominent speaking slot by donating $50,000 to the effort — and helped secure hundreds of thousands of dollars in additional funding from a prominent Republican donor.

Greene said on Twitter late Wednesday that she had raised more than $330,000 from 13,000 small donors in 48 hours.

The details are still incoming, but Matze says he had a disagreement with conservative donor Rebekah Mercer.

From Fortune

Engler, a former head of the Business Roundtable, made phone calls to influential donors and fellow GOP elder statesmen who could press the lawmakers privately.

From Time

I literally felt savedThis article is courtesy of Shelly Tygielski, founder of Pandemic of Love, a grassroots organization that matches those who want to become donors or volunteers directly with those who’ve asked for help with essential needs.

From Time

Sometimes politicians oppose reform for nefarious reasons—to protect a special interest or a major donor, for example.

What Florida donor is going to give to Rubio and not Bush?

Recipients in a cryobank can peruse donor files and see hair color, eye color, race, height, IQ, and so on.

Louis Bacon, another big donor, owns land all over the world, including a grouse-hunting estate in Scotland.

Other panelists rallied to the cause of “the invisible woman”—the second and generally anonymous egg donor.

Consequently, though the donor's intention may be subsequently altered, no obligation to make restitution will arise.

Although the charter proceeds from the crown or the government, it is considered as the will of the donor.

Above these is a sandstone belt in which is cut the name of the donor, by vote of the City Government.

In connection with it is a handsome chapel, the gift of the late Deacon David Boutelle and named after the donor.

In this case the donor had escaped, as by a miracle, from a stroke of lightning.


On this page you'll find 26 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to donor, such as: backer, benefactor, contributor, patron, almsgiver, and altruist.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.