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endowment -- as in: endowment fund
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The Fountainhead
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  • Toohey wanted a building to house a new home for subnormal children; he had an organization set up, a distinguished committee of sponsors, an endowment for operating expenses—but no building and no funds to erect one.
  • He never asked his rich friends to assist a person in need; but he obtained from them large sums and endowments for charitable institutions: for settlement houses, recreation centers, homes for fallen girls, schools for defective children.

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  • We have a ten million dollar endowment to fight Malaria in Ghana.
  • Her generous endowment to the foundation made this work possible.

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