Think Good, It’s Friday! 7.24.15

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Santa Monica boosts residents’ happiness, Chicago pet rescue gets a loving bequest + more good news! #TGIF

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It’s always interesting to see what other cities are doing. In Santa Monica, California, the Wellbeing Project is developing strategies to maximize their citizens’ happiness. This Fast Company article talks about how increased civic engagement and social cohesion are benefitting this community and its residents.

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