Step One: Create Event Group

  1. Select ControlAdministration > Organization Setup > Manage Event Group
  2. Click Action
  3. Click New Event Group
  4. For Name, enter the event group's name
  5. For Type, select the event  (initiative) type
  6. Click Submit
  7. You will return to the main event group page.  The new group will be displayed in alphabetical order
  8. Click Here if you also need to create a Company Pyramid Structure for your event
Step Two: Add Group Template Structure

  1. From the Control menu, select Control > Administration > Organization Setup > Manage Event Group
  2. Select the event group and click Action
  3. Click the option under Action that says New Group Template
  4. Enter the template's name
  5. Click Submit
  6. The template will now appear within your Development Headquarters as a new event Web site. You can use the Event Permissions to set up the template and lock down certain design parameters for child events

Step Three: Create the Event Template

  1. Go to Communities > Special Events > Friends Asking Friends > Kintera Thon
  2. Your event with template will be present