Deputizing

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Deputizing

Slang; the act or practice of raising money for a non-profit organization, especially on a small scale. The term is most common in small Christian churches or ministries.
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But overwhelmingly, if quietly, the nurses, professors, administrators, cops, and outreach workers that lawmakers seek to deputize resist the call.
The distribution model effectively deputizes the vast VAR and reseller community, trains them in specific products, partners with them to serve new and existing accounts, and provides a level of market coverage not possible with a direct sales force.