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Raise

An increase in one's wages or salary. A company may offer a raise for seniority, exceptional work performance or some other reason. Some raises are automatic, especially to account for the cost of living, while others must be requested or earned. In the UK, a raise is sometimes called a rise.
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What unites us is stronger than what divides us," Raiser said.
GDA puppy raisers often work together to ``trade'' their dogs, giving them a variety of experiences during their training, Gomez said.
Raiser was speaking at a press conference in October in the city of Kaduna, in northern Nigeria, during a visit to the West African nation.
Raiser mentioned existing "interfaith networks focusing on the issues of justice and peace," including the World Conference on Religion and Peace and the Council for a Parliament of the World's Religions, which, like the WCC, have formal links with the UN.
I wanted to help the Glendale Police Department to buy dogs so the officers can protect us,'' older brother Vahe, 5, said Thursday at a fund- raiser for the police dog team.
We have one fund raiser per year,'' said Sheila Zacha, who is working on the event.
As if that were not enough, Picou is heading a pancake breakfast fund- raiser just two weeks away.
A technology widely used for cattle and swine can also help goat raisers improve the breed of their herd and double their income, according to the Bureau of Agricultural Research (BAR).
BidPal, the leading mobile fundraising platform helping nonprofits raise more money, announced the availability of Importacular for BidPal, a free plug-in that enables BidPal users to quickly and easily integrate donor data into Blackbauds Raisers Edge and Raisers Edge NXT.