How to Create a New Registration with Fundraising Event

Last Updated: May 24, 2017 12:50PM PDT

This support article will walk you through the initial steps required to create a Registration with Fundraising event. Follow the steps below to create a new Registration with Fundraising event.

1. Get Started
2. Setup
3. Registrations
4. Theme

1. Get Started

To create a new Registration with Fundraising Event, navigate to your Fundraising Tab and click the Create New button. From the dropdown menu, select Registration with Fundraising.

2. Setup

Fill in the details about your event. Keep in mind that changes can be made after you complete these initial steps.

Pro tip. Adding a campaign URL is a great way to make your URL memorable and easily accessible on mobile.
 

Click Next Step.

3. Registrations

Create the registrations that are part of your event. For a detailed look at all the settings available on registrations, open this support article in a new tab and follow along.

Click Next Step.

4. Theme

The theme section allows you to set the basic branding of your event. These will transfer to your event pages later in the process, so you have a head start on your Registration with Fundraising event's design.

Below are elements of the theme that you will be able to apply during this step.

A.) Event Logo

To add your event logo, select Upload.


You can add an image from your computer or from our built-in image library, powered by Pixabay.  We recommend using high-quality, transparent PNG that's 300 pixels wide by 75 pixels tall.


Click Next Step.

B.) Hero Image

The hero image appears on your campaign landing page. To add the hero image select Upload
You can add an image from your computer or from our built-in free image library, powered by Pixabay.   We recommend using a high-quality image that is 1280 pixels by 720 pixels.


 

C.) Primary Color

Finally, add the primary color for your event. The primary color will be seen on your main registration button and on the progress bar. Choose a primary color that is complementary to your event logo. You can change this later if you want.

Click Next Step.

After you finish these steps, you will land in your event's Overview Tab. You can always return to your event to make edits or updates. If you want to fully customize your event landing page, navigate to the Pages Tab and select the page you'd like to edit and design. 

If you want to get a full download of how to set up a Registration with Fundraising Event, including design best practices and event tips and tricks, open our Registration with Fundraising Starter Kit. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the Classy Support Team.