charity mugger


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charity mugger

Someone who approaches passersby to collect donations or set up standing orders with them for a charity to whom he or she is employed. The charity muggers in this town are so tenacious, and they make you feel like a horrible person if you don't contribute something!
See also: charity, mugger
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Fundraisers seem to think that the best way to get us to donate is either to get us to do something "crazee" or set the the "chugger" or charity mugger on you.
Well, chugger is a charity mugger ( the kind of geekish guy with split ends, an anorak and a clipboard who nobbles you for a donation to some good cause on Linthorpe Road.
LITTLE Karen gets the better of a charity mugger in tonight's episode that also sees Pete and the boys turning their hands to domestic chores while Karen and her mum enjoy some quality mother and daughter time together.
CHORE LAUGHS LITTLE Karen gets the better of a charity mugger in tonight's episode, which also sees Pete and the boys turning their hands to domestic chores.
WE LOVE SITcOm OUtnUmBereD BBc1, 9pm LittLe Karen gets the better of a charity mugger in tonight's episode that also sees Pete and the boys turning their hands to domestic chores while Karen and her mum enjoy some quality mother and daughter time together.
They say God helps those who help themselves, and Sophie finds her charity mugger friends at Roof And Refuge helped themselves to her dad's 20 grand.
2) I haven't got any cash on me - told by terrible people to annoying charity muggers in pubs or by the Queen to everyone.
A maximum of three street fundraisers - commonly referred to as chuggers or charity muggers - will be allowed in Redditch town centre on any one day.
Post, June 26) I'm a volunteer and I've been called an idiot by charity muggers for giving up my time to collect while they are on PS12 an hour plus expenses, plus commission - all of which they take out of donations.
A volunteer, I've been called an idiot by charity muggers for giving up my time to collect while they are on PS12 an hour plus expenses plus commission - all of which comes from donations.
So called chuggers - or charity muggers - are commonplace in town and city centres.
Irritated by self-service checkouts, charity muggers, costly "budget" airlines, constant spam emails and the way they size clothes these days?
Cardiff council is limiting the number of so-called "chuggers" - or charity muggers - who stop passers-by asking them to donate cash to various causes to 12 a day, while the times which they can operate have also been reduced after the authority made an agreement with a charity regulator.
2) I haven''t got any cash on me - told by terrible people to annoying charity muggers in pubs or by the Queen to everyone.
I NOTE with scepticism that Glasgow City Council are banning chuggers - charity muggers - from the big shopping areas.