Lay out your group's home page the way that works for your group. You choose what's important to show and where to show it.
Set up events with a built-in HTML editor. Include images and embedded videos in your event. Give precise location links with Google Maps.
Easily track attendance, no shows and cancellations.
More than just +1! Need to track # of children versus adults? Seniors? Dogs? No problem.
Private groups are completely private. Public groups can fine tune what the public sees on every event.
If you need specific information from your members (phone numbers, email, spouse name)... or specific details for an event (what are you bringing to the potluck? special diet?), we've got you covered!
Got rules and regulations? Disclaimers? Detailed instructions? Create documents to convey this information to your members. Include documents on group home and event pages.
Seamlessly integrate with Stripe for payments. Collect membership dues and fees for individual events.
Visualize all your events and reminders on a group calendar. Members have a personal calendar to view their events across multiple groups.
Member messaging on events. Private messaging. Group forums. Activity feed on home page.
Easily share images from events. Each event gets its own gallery and members may upload photos to them.
Unique "reputation" system to award badges as people participate. You control the levels and what you want to call the badges.
Quite simply, it's a place for your group. If you have a group and need a way to manage events and members, this is your place. Groups Place was started as a result of unhappiness at a popular site where people got together to meet up. Organizers found that they kept losing control of some of the features that helped them organize their group and needed a place where they were more in control. Groups Place tries to fill that void.
Groups Place is a site for established groups, or new groups that have ways to attract new members.
Although we'd like to say "if you build it they will come", this isn't a big enough site yet to have a global membership that would funnel members to you. If you'd like to start a group here and don't already have members, there are a few things you can do: