Definition of community organizer in English:

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community organizer

noun

chiefly North American
A person whose job is to coordinate cooperative efforts and campaigning carried out by local residents to promote the interests of their community: he was the chief community organizer mobilizing residents against the destruction of the Oak Ridges Moraine
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  • Bambara's early years as a social worker and commitment as a community organizer influenced her work from its earliest beginnings.
  • Filled with political idealism, he became a community organizer in Harlem after graduation.
  • Artists and community organizers should work collectively.

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Syllabification: com·mu·ni·ty or·gan·iz·er

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