Group comprises any gatherings or organizations (official or not) in which Persons (Actors) are involved. It can be used to connect several people together.
A gathering of people becomes an Group when it exhibits organizational characteristics usually typified by a set of ideas or beliefs held in common, or actions performed together. This might be a common purpose such as study, worship, business, sports, etc.
Example of groups are:
group of friends
Add a Group
Groups have only two mandatory fields :
and a short definition that allows other users (and even you) to understand what it is.
You can also characterize Group by associating them with Group Types (organisation, institution, family, etc.). In order to do this, the vocabulary must be set up in the Controlled Vocabularies setting.
Profiles related to class Group
You can activate profiles in order to make use of other classes of interest. The following profiles might be interesting to use in connection with groups: