Build-On Tutorial:

Committees

Memberships Template: Committees

Overview

Tutorial summary

Many non-profit organizations rely on the volunteer work of member committees to achieve their goals. If your organization uses committees, use this Build-On to help you track which members are involved in each committee. You can also record the role each member plays in the committee.

What to expect

When you’re done with this Build-On, your team will be able to:

  • Create new committees
  • Assign members to committees
  • Define which role each member plays•From the Member record, see which committees the member participates in

Getting started

You will need a few elements before you begin this tutorial.

1. FileMaker Pro Advanced

You will use FileMaker Pro Advanced on your desktop to do all of the work in these tutorials. This is used both for development and to access your FileMaker app on the desktop.

If you don’t have a copy, you can download a free trial.

Download FileMaker Pro Advanced

2. Memberships Template core file

Before you begin, download the Memberships template core file. If you have already made adjustments to it, either on your own or from another Build-On, make sure to save a copy as a back-up before beginning this tutorial.

When you’re ready to begin, open the file on your desktop with FileMaker Pro Advanced, then you can walk through each lesson, step by step.

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