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sponsor

noun advocate, auctor, backer, benefactor, champion, favorer, guarantor, guardian, insurer, patron, promoter, protector, succorer, surety, sympathizer
Associated concepts: sponsor of legislation

sponsor

verb accept responsibility for, act as surety for, answer for, assure, back, be responsible for, befriend, certify, champion, defend, endorse, ensure, favor, finance, financier, guarantee, insure, patronize, pay for, promote, protect, provide for, put up the money, stand behind, subscribe to, support, sustain, sympathize, take responsibility for, underwrite, uphold, vouch for, warrant
Associated concepts: sponsor a bill
See also: avouch, backer, bestow, capitalize, creditor, espouse, finance, fund, guarantee, guarantor, guardian, invest, nurture, organize, partisan, patron, promote, promoter, proponent, protect, surety, underwrite

SPONSOR, civil law. He who intervenes for another voluntarily and without being requested. The engagement which he enters into is only accessory to the principal. Vide Dig. 17, 1, 18; Nov. 4, ch. 1 Code de Com. art. 158, 159; Code Nap. 1236 Wolff, Inst. Sec. 1556.

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Increase in TV money was PS38m, extra sponsorship money PS8m, savings made on agents fees reported at PS3m - added together 38 + 8 + 3 gives PS49m more money.
Make it easy for them by paying up today as that sponsorship money really does make all the difference.
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Last year, a third of the women who took part in Race for Life didn't return any sponsorship money.
SMILES all round as Chepstow's Welsh National winner Le Beau Bai keeps some of Coral's sponsorship money in the trade.
Registration is pounds 10 per person and all sponsorship money goes to the Grace Research Fund which funds research into the causes of premature births.
Some pounds 500 of sponsorship money was raised, with pupils writing letters as part of their English lessons to local businesses to ask for their support.
A lack of sponsorship money has resulted in work grinding to a halt, delays in last month's payroll and several members of the workforce quitting, leaving just 60 on hand.
This means that the sponsorship money you raise will go directly to the Acorns Hospice and Help a Local Child.
Jackson continues to try to raise sponsorship money for Lester.