Organizations may wish to create a Child FAF Event based on the Event template created for their recurring thon events. This solution describes how to configure child event and assign the Event Group Template to the FAF event.
Step One:Create an Event Template
Follow the steps in this guide to setup your Event Template and create your Event Group/Pyramid Structure:
1. Go to Communities > Special Events > Friends Asking Friends > Kintera Thon 2. Highlight [Event Template Name], select Website Info 3. For the Actions radio button, mark Active Note: If there is only an option for Under Construction and Preview, you must first move the event to Preview, then you can mark it as Active 4. Click the Publish This Event Now button to commit the changes
Note: The steps above are provided for use when you have completed the setup process for your FAF Event/Template and you are ready for this FAF event/Template to go live.
**Make sure your Event Template is fully setup and in Active mode, before moving on with this guide.**
Step Three: Create your Child FAF Event
1. Go to Communities > Special Events > Friends Asking Friends > Kintera Thon 2. Click New 3. Enter the Name for your Child FAF Event 4. Select the appropriate Fund for your FAF event from the dropdown list 5. Select the Event Group Template you create from the Guide in Step One above in the Event Group dropdown 6. Fill out any other appropriate content for the creation of your Child FAF Event 7. Click Submit