Editing your profile details for GitHub Sponsors

You can update the information that potential sponsors see about your work.

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Note: GitHub Sponsors for organizations is currently in beta and subject to change.

Editing your sponsored developer profile

Your sponsored developer profile includes a list of repositories that reflect your work on GitHub. If you have pinned repositories to your GitHub profile, those repositories will be featured on your sponsored developer profile, too. If you don't have any pinned repositories, your sponsored developer profile will feature the most popular repositories owned by your user account. For more information, see "Pinning items to your profile."

  1. In the top right corner of GitHub, click your profile photo, then click Your profile.

    Profile photo

  2. Under your name, click Sponsors dashboard.

    Sponsors dashboard button

  3. On the left sidebar, click Profile details.

    Profile details tab

  4. Under "Profile details", type a description of the work you'll do with your sponsorships.

    Profile details text field

  5. Click Update profile.

    Save button

Editing your sponsored organization profile

Your sponsored organization's profile includes a list of repositories that reflect your organization's work on GitHub. If you have pinned repositories to your organization's profile, those repositories will be featured on your sponsored organization profile, too. If you don't have any pinned repositories, your sponsored organization profile will feature the most popular repositories owned by your organization.

  1. In the top right corner of GitHub, click your profile photo, then click Your profile.

    Profile photo

  2. On the left side of your profile page, under "Organizations", click the icon for your organization.

    organization icons

  3. Next to the organization name, click Sponsors dashboard.

    Organization sponsors dashboard button

  4. On the left sidebar, click Profile details.

    Profile details tab

  5. Under "Profile details", type a description of the work you'll do with your sponsorships.

    Profile details text field

  6. Click Update profile.

    Save button

Managing the team members on your sponsored organization profile

Organization owners can add organization members to an organization's profile. You can also reorder the list of highlighted people.

  1. In the top right corner of GitHub, click your profile photo, then click Your profile.

    Profile photo

  2. On the left side of your profile page, under "Organizations", click the icon for your organization.

    organization icons

  3. Next to the organization name, click Sponsors dashboard.

    Organization sponsors dashboard button

  4. On the left sidebar, click Profile details.

    Profile details tab

  5. Click Edit next to "Meet the team".

    Edit organization members to profile button

  6. Select up to six team members to highlight on your organization's profile. To remove, unselect a team member.

    Select highlighted organization members

  7. Click Save.

    Save highlighted organization members

  8. Optionally, add a description for each highlighted team member.

    Description for highlighted organization members

  9. Click Update profile.

    Save button

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