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This would include helping to defray the costs incurred by the Department for Transport in repatriating Monarch customers, first discussed in principle with the Secretary of State and his department several weeks ago.
During that time, Dapitan received cash advance amounting to P70,000 from SKSU that was meant to defray expenses in connection with Lakbay Aral to Tandag City and Cantilan campuses of Surigao del Sur State University.
To demonstrate care for people living with AIDS, the congregation gave a love offering that will go towards helping, Maureen Nnemeka--who has the virus--begin an income generating project and defray costs for purchasing anti-retroviral medicines.
Moreover, a coalition of Hollywood stars announced they had collected $100 million to defray the costs of the distribution.
To date, I have contributed $700 to help defray legal fees.
The coverage helps defray a broad range of expenses if the policyholder or a covered relative is the victim of a covered home invasion, child abduction, car jacking (except Florida) or stalking threat that occurs almost anywhere in the world.
PSOEA program benefits may be used solely to defray educational expenses, including tuition, room and board, books, supplies, and education-related fees.
The December 9th Christian Science Monitor points out that during a November meeting at the White House, "Israeli officials made a pitch for $4 billion in additional military aid to defray the rising costs of dealing with the intifada and suicide bombings.
To he able to defray costs, the new TAPPI JOURNAL needed to be a subscription-based publication.
USDA is making available $5 million to defray the cost of organic certification for producers and handlers of U.
Each winner will receive $5,000 to defray educational expenses billed by the respective institution and a plaque designating her/him as a Rubber Division.
A portion of the funds will help build new fueling facilities and defray the added costs of low-sulfur diesel fuel.