Resources and FAQ

Introduction to the New APF: A Webinar

UUA Congregational Giving Manager, Norrie Gall, explains the NEW Annual Program Fund (formerly known as "Fair Share"). Originally recorded for the MidAmerica Region, these changes are applicable for all regions as of July 1st 2019.

Frequently Asked Questions

What Is an Honor Congregation?

Honor Congregations, formerly known as Fair Share Congregations, are congregations who have contributed the full requested amount to the Annual Program Fund in a given year. Review of a list of the most recent year's Honor Congregations, as well as more information about this distinction.

How Do We Calculate Our Congregation’s Total Operating Expenses?

All Member Congregations of the Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA) are required to report their Operating Expenses during the annual Membership Certification. It is also the starting figure we use to calculate the APF formula. To determine your Total Operating Expenses, please use our handy calculator.

How Can I Request a Congregational History Report?

You can request a Congregational History Report by emailing us at

How Do We Send Apf Payments?

Resources on Congregational Financial Management