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Benefactor

A person or organization that provides financial or other support to an individual or company. An uncle who pays for his niece's college education is a benefactor, as is a company that donates some of its profits to a school. See also: Philanthropist.
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The friends hoping to buy Sully Island have this week raised just pounds 4,300 and are hoping a benefactor will support their bid.
The Vulcan XH558 needs a benefactor to come forward, to prevent it missing out on the Southport Airshow
Sir Nicholas Serota told a news conference at Tate Britain that the benefactor had offered to pay the full pounds 12.
It appears someone wants to be a public benefactor," he said.
By merely tithing his assets (something a good many poor people do on a regular, non-whining basis)," suggests The American Benefactor, "Gates could raise [the level of American philanthropy] by $2 billion or more.
A squire wins a coat from him by suggesting that the friars assemble around a wheel, with the benefactor at the hub, so that all could share equally in the flatulent offering.
Mary Lehman MacLachlan was the original benefactor of the WPO who shared the vision, passion and drive to support women in business.
The Flight Safety Foundation (FSF) announced today that Etihad Airways had become its first Benefactor member from the Middle East, which is the highest level of membership offered by the Foundation.
In the latest "Teen Wolf" Season 4 sneak peek video for Episode 5, assassin Violet (Samantha Logan) has a new target that will continue accomplishing her work for The Benefactor.
A UNIVERSITY is this month celebrating the birth of a prominent Welsh benefactor with an exhibition dedicated to his life.
HOW wonderful that a mystery benefactor has stepped in to help young Daniel Dolan to join the Bolshoi Ballet (Daily Post, May 4).
HUNDREDS of schoolchildren in Bedworth will be given a half-day holiday when the town honours its greatest benefactor tomorrow.