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  • adj. Alternative spelling of for-profit.
  • n. Alternative spelling of for-profit.


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  • This event not only presents an opportunity for you to get your message out to delegates from across Canada, and it is also an opportunity for you to support a faithful group of community and not-forprofit leaders from across the country and their guests from around the world.

    The Fred Hiltz Corporate Sponsor Letter « Anglican Samizdat

  • In addition to federally funded research on embryonic stem cells, there are forprofit biotech companies working in this area as well, but even in this arena it was a year for uncertainty and even turnovers.

    Paul Knoepfler: The Wide World of Stem Cell Sports

  • The scientists would work for a nonprofit just as readily as they would for a forprofit company.

    Think Progress » Frist and Hastert Let Vaccine Industry Write Its Own Multi-Billion Dollar Giveaway

  • A noncorrupt nonprofit will be a much better system for things that should not be forprofit like health care anyways.

    Think Progress » ThinkFast: May 3, 2006

  • Drug scientists dont care if they get their pay checks from a business or a government or a nonprofit … as long as they get paid and get to do their science … so we dont need the forprofit businesses in health care/drug science at all.

    Think Progress » ThinkFast: May 3, 2006

  • SECRETARY REICH: States could charter, yes, not-forprofit community colleges or a variety of entities under, again, that one-stop career center approach; which is a very ambitious approach.

    Labor Secretary Reich Briefing On Reemployment Act

  • I have been very fortunate, as a physician, to work in almost every kind of hospital-a VA hospital, a private hospital, and in a forprofit hospital.

    Heart Replacement—Progress & Problems

  • The great concern was about being involved with a forprofit hospital organization, but it meant the opportunity to establish an international centre that would be on the leading edge of cardiology, cardiovascular surgery, research and education.

    Heart Replacement—Progress & Problems

  • Education Secretary Arne Duncan proposed Thursday that forprofit colleges be required to show through certain new measures that their graduates are not saddled with too much debt, an initiative he said was meant to protect students from "a few bad actors" in the industry.

    Arkansas Online stories

  • Labour MPs want a compromise in which it would become a not-forprofit firm like Network Rail. - News


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