collect for

collect (money) for someone or something

to solicit money for the benefit of someone or something. I would like to collect some money for Fred, who is in the hospital. I am collecting for the church building fund.
See also: collect

collect (money) for something

to solicit money that is owed. I'm collecting money for payment on your loan. Someone is calling to collect for the newspaper delivery.
See also: collect
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We are challenged not only by the amount of time it takes to treat our patients, but also by the amount of time it takes to collect for our services.
WASHINGTON, June 28 /PRNewswire/ -- This July 4th, Americans can call each other collect for only 10 cents per-minute with 1-800-COLLECT, America's least expensive way to call someone collect.
As the exhibit shows, one would have to expect to collect for many more years before deciding to reject the FSA option.
Therefore, an FSA would be advantageous unless they both lived to collect for 51 years.
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6 billion in placements to collect for credit grantors, nationwide.