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(destroyer) Child of Zeus and twin brother of Artemis. A solar God with many attributes and realms of function, His Presence was unendurable to all save Zeus and his mother, Leto. He was before all a purifier, a bringer of justice and Divine Will. He shares...
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(cairn) Son of Zeus, and a Deity of many functions and attributes. He is best known as the Messenger and Herald of the Gods, but he is also a fertility God, a Lord of fortune and fate, and a patron of both merchants and thieves. As Herald he combines...
Deities & Heros >> Greek
Daughter of Kronos and Rhea, Goddess of family life and the hearth. Like Artemis, Hestia has no consort and remains a maiden. Her primary functions are patronage of hospitality to guests in an outward sense, and family unity in an inward sense. Her cult was...
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Son of Kronos and Rhea, principle God of the Sea, in concert with many other spirits, godlings and Deities of that Realm. He also had patronage over horses, and in fact was said to have created them....
Deities & Heros >> Greek
The Penates
A group of household Divinities, Guardians of a particular House and Family. They had special patronage over the hearth and kitchen, and the head of each household served as their priest....
Deities & Heros >> Roman
Angelica: The Herb of Angels
Angelica, from seed your beauty weaves, Strong stems and healing leaves. I ask your blessings to bestow, As I nurse and watch you grow. From morning's dew through afternoon, To ray of stars and midnight's moon. Michael comes upon this day, To watch you grow...
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What Are Patronage Refunds?
United States Department of Agriculture. Agricultural Cooperative Service. Cooperative Information Report Number 9.
Qualified Patronage Dividends
least 20% of the patronage dividend or payment must be in cash to be a. " Qualified written patronage dividend must be reported as income on your tax return.
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A Patronage Refund Systems That Work by Elizabeth Archerd. 18. Implementing Patronage Dividends by Marilyn Scholl and Bruce Mayer.
1 Taxation of Patronage Dividends from Worker Cooperatives: Are
growth of civil society and pluralism, the evil triumvirate of patronage, corruption and tribalism networks of patronage that are the basis of their power.

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Patronage Refunds Can Fuel Member Loyalty
He also recently co-authored “Credit Union and Cooperative Patronage Refunds,” a report issued by the Filene Research Institute. “A co-op's earnings belong to the members. The co-op does not exist for its own aggrandizement.
Perry's Patronage Problem
Since his announcement for the presidency, there have been a slew of articles, left, right, and center, decrying Rick Perry's cronyism — his supposed habit of rewarding his biggest donors with patronage positions or valuable state contracts.
Politics of patronage: Gold-rich Buhweju struggling for revenue
Lack of patronage stifles Nigeria's automotive sector
By Ngozi Oboh Nigeria's automotive sector would have contributed immensely to the nation's economic development had it attracted adequate local patronage in the past, Aminu Jalal, director general of the National Automotive Council (NAC), has said.
Patronage raj
It shows the subversion of the system of elective democracy through extension of patronage and distribution of the spoils of power to elected representatives and their blatant and unapologetic co-option into a system ruled by money power.

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Patronage - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Patronage is the support, encouragement, privilege, or financial aid that an organization or individual bestows to another.
Patronage - Definition and More from the Free Merriam-Webster
the support or influence of a patron. 3. : kindness done with an air of superiority.
Patronage | Define Patronage at
the financial support or business provided to a store, hotel, or the like, by customers, clients, or paying guests. 2. patrons collectively; clientele.
patronage - definition of patronage by the Free Online Dictionary
pa·tron·age (p tr -n j, p t r -). n. 1.
patronage - Wiktionary
patronage (plural patronages) vigorous patronage of the conservatives got him in trouble with progressives. The restaurant had an upper class patronage.

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