Mary Garcia

Mary Garcia

Mary Garcia (she/her) is Meetup’s Content Manager and editor of the Community Matters blog. When she’s not writing, Mary organizes a swamp fiction book club on Meetup. Find her on LinkedIn.

Recording: Lessons from Community Builders

Watch two Meetup organizers, Max Morrongiello and Doug Meil, for an informative session full of tips on how to run your Meetup group.

Recording: Seeking Indigenous Narratives

For National Native American Heritage Month, watch Adrienne Keene, author and citizen of the Cherokee Nation, to learn about Indigenous perspectives and media representations.

Meetup and Starbucks Announce Partnership to Support Connection and Community

Meetup and Starbucks® are ushering in a new era of connection and community. Learn how two companies known for community are collaborating to bring people together.

Recording: Happenings from Meetup Engineering

The Meetup engineering team will share the latest news around performance, search, and notifications.

How to Find Your Single Social Circle and Enjoy Single Life

Being single doesn’t have to mean being lonely. Meetup has a new partnership with Meetic, a French dating company, to help build community among single friends.

Recording: Latinx Migration Stories

Watch Elaine Montilla, Founder of 5xminority, to learn about her journey of coming to the United States from the Dominican Republic.

Recording: Making Connections that Last

Watch Susan McPherson, author of The Lost Art of Connecting, for a discussion on how to build meaningful connections.

A Local Feel in a Global Network: International Tips for Building Community

The Elastic Meetup Pro network has more than 80,000 members and a presence in more than 50 countries. Hear from these international Meetup group organizers as they share tips on building community.