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public benefit corporation

n. a term used in some states for a non-profit community service corporation. Typical examples are service clubs like Kiwanis, Rotary, Soroptimists and Lions. (See: corporation)

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Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center is a cancer research and treatment center and a New York State public-benefit corporation, located in Buffalo, New York.
ADean Caffery and his partner, Hannah Sharp, had to raise an additional PS5,000 using the public-benefit corporation after investing PS15,000 themselves.
Dean Caffery and his partner Hannah Sharp had to raise an additional [pounds sterling]5,000 using the public-benefit corporation after investing [pounds sterling]15,000 themselves.
On Tuesday, the Kickstarter page for Spidermind Games and Oliver Hulme's cut-throat space exploration RPG went live once again after the public-benefit corporation reinstated it due to the fact that the copyright complaint against it was going nowhere.
CBRE Cares is governed and executed by the CB Richard Ellis Foundation, an independent, non-profit, public-benefit corporation that funds CB Richard Ellis' philanthropic initiatives.
*ICC-ES is the United States' leading source of technical information on building products and building technology for code compliance.* A non-profit, public-benefit corporation, ICC-ES performs technical evaluations of building products, components, methods and materials.
ICANN, formed in 1998, is a non-profit public-benefit corporation with participants from all over the world dedicated to keeping the internet secure, stable and interoperable.
The Internet address system will soon be open to greater customisation and localisation through two new initiatives unveiled to Arab audiences today by the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), a global not-for-profit public-benefit corporation that oversees the coordination of international IP addresses and domain names.
ICANN (The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers) is a not-for-profit public-benefit corporation responsible for managing Internet domain names.
Internet address system will soon be open to greater customisation and localisation through two new initiatives unveiled to Arab audiences Tuesday by the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), a global not-for-profit public-benefit corporation that oversees the coordination of international IP addresses and domain names.
The Odd Fellows tried to sell Schlim the 12-acre site - also called the Laurel Hill or Glenwood cemetery - but the state Department of Justice stopped the deal because the property is a public asset that must remain under a public-benefit corporation, said Victoria Cox, a spokeswoman for the department's charitable activities section.
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