benevolent society

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  • Benevolent Society — The Benevolent Society is Australia’s oldest charity, although it now prefers to regard itself as a ‘’social enterprise’’. It was founded as the Benevolent Society of New South Wales by Edward Smith Hall in 1813, is and since its earliest days… …   Wikipedia

  • benevolent society — /bəˈnɛvələnt səˌsaɪəti/ (say buh nevuhluhnt suh.suyuhtee) noun 1. → friendly society. 2. a charitable organisation. Also, benevolent association, benevolent fund. {originally US} …   Australian English dictionary

  • benevolent society — n. charitable society, society that organizes for the purpose of doing good …   English contemporary dictionary

  • benevolent society benefits — See: fraternal benefit society benefits Category: Bankruptcy, Foreclosure & Debt → Bankruptcy Nolo’s Plain English Law Dictionary. Gerald N. Hill, Kathleen Thompson Hill. 2009 …   Law dictionary

  • Benevolent Society of New South Wales — noun a government organisation, formerly a public charity, which provides relief to the poor, particularly women, children and the aged …   Australian English dictionary

  • Eureka Benevolent Society (San Francisco) — The Eureka Benevolent Society (EBS) was one of San Francisco s earliest philanthropic organizations. With a pledge to afford aid and relief to indigent, sick and infirm Jews; to bury the dead; and in general to relieve and aid co religionists who …   Wikipedia

  • Irish Benevolent Society of London, Ontario — The Irish Benevolent Society of London, Ontario is a philanthropic organization founded on March 1, 1877. Its purposes are to provide opportunities for Canadians of Irish descent and their friends to engage in benevolent activities and to… …   Wikipedia

  • The Shipwrecked Fishermen and Mariners' Royal Benevolent Society — The Shipwrecked Mariners Society= The Shipwrecked Fishermen and Mariners Royal Benevolent Society or the Shipwrecked Mariners for short, is a national charity founded in 1839, which operates throughout the United Kingdom and Ireland, whose… …   Wikipedia

  • Perennial Gardeners Royal Benevolent Society — is a United Kingdom charity offering help and support for all those who are working or have worked in the horticultural industry, which includes professional gardeners, nurserymen and women, arboriculturists and many more.Perennial can help in… …   Wikipedia

  • Spanish Benevolent Society — La Spanish Benevolent Society, popularmente conocida entre los inmigrantes españoles de Nueva York como La Nacional, es el club español más antiguo de los Estados Unidos de América, situado en el 239 oeste de la calle 14 de la ciudad de Nueva… …   Wikipedia Español

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