30 10, 2019

Data sheet: Federal Dollars from Five Key Census Programs (Texas Counties)

2019-10-30T19:53:59-05:00Categories: Community-Based Organizations & Non-Profits, Data, Resources|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

This data sheet, "Federal Dollars from Five Key Census Programs (Texas Counties)" from George Washington University’s Institute for Public Policy, shows real-world examples of how Texas counties benefit from federal funding [...]

30 10, 2019

Brief: Race and origin questions in context

2019-10-30T19:25:01-05:00Categories: Census 101, Community-Based Organizations & Non-Profits, How-To, Resources|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Understand the race and origin questions and how to respond, because they are important for communities of color. Detailed how-to and why-to from Georgetown Law’s Center on Poverty and Inequality. Takeaways: [...]

30 10, 2019

Presentation: Why the Census is important for businesses large and small from the US Census Business Coalition

2019-10-30T19:10:23-05:00Categories: Businesses, Census 101, How-To, Resources|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

This presentation from the U.S. Census Business Coalition on business engagement from its May 2018 general meeting covers useful information on how businesses and private employers use census data to [...]

25 10, 2019

Fact Sheet: Race and origin one-pager 2019, Georgetown Law’s Center on Poverty and Inequality

2019-10-25T12:27:33-05:00Categories: Census 101, Community-Based Organizations & Non-Profits, Data, How-To, Resources|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Sample questions on race and origin for the 2020 Census, and a reminder from Georgetown Law’s Center on Poverty and Inequality that accurate census data on race and origin are [...]

25 10, 2019

Fact Sheet: Partnerships & Community Organizations, U.S. Census Bureau

2019-10-25T12:13:06-05:00Categories: Census 101, Community-Based Organizations & Non-Profits, How-To, Resources|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

How community organizations can develop solutions with the U.S. Census to reach and encourage people to respond to the 2020 Census. Takeaways: How to partner with the census bureau through [...]

25 10, 2019

One-Pager: Key Census Facts for Libraries from the American Library Association

2019-10-25T04:39:34-05:00Categories: Census 101, Community-Based Organizations & Non-Profits, Education, How-To, Resources|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Why libraries are important to a Complete Count, particularly for HTC populations, and how libraries can be involved in the 2020 Census. Takeaways: Libraries should prepare for increased use of [...]

25 10, 2019

Report: “Counting Black Residents” from ABFE

2019-10-25T04:29:06-05:00Categories: Community-Based Organizations & Non-Profits, How-To, Resources|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Strategies and challenges for counting Black populations from the Association of Black Foundation Executives (ABFE). Takeaways: An accurate count is about equity and equality. The online census will be a [...]