In order to provide an option to the user to opt to receive text (SMS) messages, you must set up the question in VolunteerHub using the following steps:

Step 1.

Navigate to User Forms and click on the "All Users" user group.  

Step 2.

Click Add Question and choose Create New Question.

Step 3.

Enter the following configurations for your new question:

  1. In the Question Type field drop down, the question type must be Boolean.
  2. In the Name and Prompt fields, enter SMS Opt-In
  3. In the Subprompt field, enter May we send you occasional texts? (Mobile carrier charges may apply.)
  4. Choose YES as the Require a response to this question option.
  5. In the Token field, check the box next to SMS Allowed.
  6. Type in Yes, you may text me in the True Text field
  7. Type in No, do not text me in the False Text field.
  8. In the Default Option field, select True.

Step 4.

Click the Save button to save the new question.