Happiness is a state of mind or feeling characterized by contentment, satisfaction, pleasure, or joy. Happiness comes from deep within, and not from people, situations, or circumstances.

According to Researchers from Harvard Medical School and the University of California, San Diego:

“When an individual becomes happy, the network effect can be measured up to three degrees. One person’s happiness triggers a chain reaction that benefits not only his friends, but his friends’ friends, and his friends’ friends’ friends. The effect lasts for up to one year.”

Since whatever we focus on grows, the aim of this group is to help members focus on happiness and to spread it at every opportunity.

If you are a happy person and want to socialize and network with other happy people, this is for you. If your goal is to become a happier person this group is for you. If you want to contaminate others with your happiness, this group is definitely for you. Visit http://iamhappyproject.org for more information; while you are there please follow us on twitter and like us on Facebook.

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  • January 10 · 1:00 PM

    Random Acts of Kindness Lunch Event 2

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  • August 10, 2013 · 1:00 PM

    Random Acts of Kindness Lunch Event 1

    3 Happy people | 5.00

    Everybody ever say "Lunch is on me?" Well on this particular day, you CAN! You can say this to random patrons and pay for their lunch! Bring cash or debit card with you... Learn more
  • June 22, 2013 · 7:00 PM

    Meet, Greet and EAT!

    7 Happy people | 4.00

    Let's have a meet & greet suggested by new members! We love to see happy faces! Whether we meet for a drink or dinner or even appetizers, this place has American food!... Learn more
  • March 9, 2013 · 4:00 PM

    "Happiness is..." Happy Hour

    3 Happy people | 5.00 | 1 Photo

    Happiness Is...... It's up to YOU to finish the sentence. What does Happiness mean to you? Happiness is...A bubble bath at the end of a hard work week Happiness is.. a... Learn more
  • February 10, 2013 · 7:45 AM

    Walk/Run for Chocolate!

    2 Happy people

    What do you say guys and gals? Lets bundle up and walk for some chocolate, and possibly hang out with other people as well! It's 2013, lets get out and get moving! I... Learn more
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I started the group because there wasn't any other type of group like this. I've met some great folks in the group who have become close friends and have also met some amazing business owners.

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