In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(from charity sale, function)the proceeds — lo recaudado
- he sold the house and went to Jamaica on the proceeds — vendió la casa y con lo que sacó se fue a Jamaica
- As the beneficiary charity selected by the Mayo Rose of Tralee committee, they will receive a cheque for €1377.00 from the proceeds of the event.
- This is a singles event and all proceeds will go to Croí and Mayo Cancer Support Group.
- Promising fun and attractive prizes for the winners, the hostesses say that part of the proceeds of the event go to old age homes and to animal welfare organisations.
- The proceeds from this event will go towards the ‘Concern Challenge In the Andes’ in which Sheila will be taking part next month.
- As in all the events all proceeds will go to the parishes.
- Virgo Event Management plans to observe World AIDS Day in association with Rotary Clubs and hand over the proceeds of the event to Hope Foundation.
- As this is a charitable event, proceeds will be donated to the Alberta Children's Hospital and a student scholarship fund.
- The proceeds raised at the event will go to the Kerry Hospice Foundation, a very worthy cause.
- A man dressed as Batman during a Children in Need charity fundraiser foiled an attempt by thieves to make off with event proceeds.
- Inundated with cash donations and the proceeds from fantastic fundraising events, we have gone on to raise a whopping £16,000 in just three months.
- The campaign was as simple as organising events, with proceeds going to the club's coffers, and bucket collections around the ground on matchdays.
- All the money is suspected to be related to the proceeds of criminal activity.
- The £3,000 proceeds from December's event were handed over on Saturday at the air ambulance base at Leeds-Bradford Airport.
- All proceeds of the event went to Newry Hospice.
- Please support this charity event as all the proceeds will go to the organisation.
- This was the second year of the event and all proceeds went to the charity Bothair.
- This is a charity event, with the proceeds going to the Alberta Children's Hospital Foundation.
- The total cost of the project is estimated at 100,000 euros, this will be raised by donations from the people of Carlow and from the proceeds of fundraising events.
- While the final financial report of the world championships is not yet available, the meeting was told that the proceeds from the event will help establish an MCA Capital Fund.
- This year the proceeds from the prestigious event will go to the West of Ireland Alzheimer Foundation.
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