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Example Sentences for "canvass"

Canvassers will be coming to your door this weekend, collecting funds for spinal cord researchMy brother usually canvasses for the Socialist Party during an election.

Canvassers will be coming to your door this weekend, collecting funds for spinal cord research. Please be generous.

Someone came to our house canvassing for the environmental organization Greenpeace this morning.

The candidates are hard at work canvassing support for the upcoming leadership contest.

When I was a paperboy, we had to go out canvassing for new customers at least once a month.

She was able to raise over $200 in a single day of canvassing for the Cancer Society.

Our local M.P. came to the house this morning, canvassing for support in the next election.

We canvassed all the houses and apartment blocks in the area for the Red Cross.

The candidate is very unpopular in this area, so I don't think we'll see him canvassing around here any time soon.

The kids are out canvassing support for a new skate park here in our neighborhood.

Telephone canvassing is an effective way for us to reach a large number of people before Friday's election.

When giving money to canvassers for charity, it is important to know whether or not they receive a portion of the donation as a commission.

It bothers me when people come knocking at our door, canvassing for charity, or to sell magazines or whatever.

The local children are out canvassing the neighborhood to raise funds for a new skateboard park.

Discussion question: How do you feel about people coming to your door to canvass?

Find someone who has canvassed for charity.


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