If you created a sponsorship program and manually entered your sponsorships then your sponsorship program is automatically active. There is nothing further for you to do.
If you created a sponsorship program and imported your sponsorships then you have one additional step to activate your sponsorship program. This last step is very important since it helps ensure your import worked correctly. To activate your sponsorship, please follow the steps below:
Step 1: From your Field Partners Dashboard select 'Sponsorships' in the left-hand menu. Next select the round avatar next to the sponsorship that is pending. This will direct you to the public sponsorship page.
Step 2: From the public sponsorship page, select 'Sponsorships' in the black menu bar to view all of your imported sponsorships. We highly recommend that you take a moment to review the individual sponsorships to ensure they are both informative and accurate. Remember: this is how your donors will view the sponsorship program so you want it to be excellent!
Step 3: After you have reviewed your sponsorships and you are ready to publish the sponsorship program, then select 'Click here' in the yellow bar. This will walk you through the sponsorship wizard, and will allow you to do a final review of your sponsorship program. Take the opportunity to review all details in each section.
Step 4: It's time to publish the sponsorship. You can do this by simply selecting on the Story page (which is the final page of the sponsorship wizard). Once you select 'Publish Sponsorship' you will be redirected to the sponsorship dashboard and you should see a message at the top of your screen that says
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