Entry from British & World English dictionary
(In the UK) a social security fund from which loans or grants are made to people in need.
- The government should use the social fund to make loans to families until errors could be corrected, he added.
- Now, the government is introducing health insurance - and part of the social fund buys insurance for farmers.
- Gallagher House Resource Centre are holding their annual ‘Aclare Walk’ to raise funds for their sports and social fund.
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