not established for the purpose of making a profit; not entered into for money: a nonprofit institution.
a nonprofit organization, institution, corporation, or other entity.
- nonprofit , not-for-profit
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How to use nonprofit in a sentence
Albuquerque Economic Development, a private non-profit, estimates the five year growth rate at almost double the U.S. in general.
By reaching out to a local high school or non-profit to become a mentor for a high achieving, low-income student.Forget the Kids Who Can’t Get In; What About Those Who Don’t Even Apply? | Jonah Edelman | December 9, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Just four days prior, the 39-year-old had arrived in Kenya to check up on the work of her Washington, DC-based non-profit.Westgate's Chilling Security Video Reveals Shopping Mall Bloodbath | Nina Strochlic | September 15, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Until recently there was even a non-profit dedicated solely to electing a woman president.
The company has returned over $1 billion to institutional, non-profit and individual investors.Candidates in Maine, Nebraska, Massachusetts, and Washington, D.C., Challenge Republicans and Democrats Alike | Linda Killian | July 5, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
The association is now registered as a non-profit-making society under the law of 1867, with no share capital and no dividends.International Language | Walter J. Clark
The Augustan Reprint Society is a non-profit, scholarly organization, run without overhead expense.
British Dictionary definitions for nonprofit
another word for non-profit-making
an organization that is not intended to make a profit
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