[v] provide; "The city has to put up half the required amount"
[v] contribute to some cause; "I gave at the office"
[v] of a quality, as in; "Her presence lends a certain cachet to the company"; "The music added a lot to the play"; "She brings a special atmosphere to our meetings"; "This adds a light note to the program"
[v] be conducive to; "The use of computers in the classroom lead to better writing"
add, bestow, bring, chip in, conduce, give, impart, kick in, lead, lend, put up