APRA-Georgia Chapter



As a chapter of the premier organization for fundraising research, analytics and relationship management, Apra-Georgia strives to promote the knowledge-sharing of all tools and resources to assist all members in achieving success. This resource section includes links to many free research tools, listservs, journals, and foundation information, as well as links to research tool vendors, online webinars, and other educational opportunities listed below.

Google Alerts - sounds so easy but here is how you set one up:

  1. Go to google.com/alerts in your browser.
  2. Enter a search term for the topic you want to track. ...
  3. Choose Show Options to narrow the alert to a specific source, language, and/or region. ...
  4. Select Create Alert.

Tip on finding old philanthropy reports:

"Name" in quotes and add pdf to find old philanthropy reports. 

The quick and easy guide why we use real estate holdings to figure Capacity. 

Because 80% of the population, real estate is the ONLY piece of data you can find on them readily. 

Basic Formulas for Real Estate Calculations for Capacity
Current Market/Assessed Property ValuesPrimary Residence MultiplierSecondary Residence Multiplier
< $150,0005%7.5%
$500,000 - $999,9997.5%10%
$1,000,000 +10%15%