Presented by Census Counts Campaign & Funders Census Initiative
Note: these briefings are open to funders and field partners.
This report examines funder models for census engagement in a handful of states, including overarching themes and best practices for coordinating with other funders and PSOs, nonprofits, and government.
On April 1, the Funders’ Committee for Civic Participation (FCCP) joined 29 national, regional, state, and community-based philanthropic institutions on an amicus brief
to the United States Supreme Court in Department of Commerce v.
Dear Census Funder Community:
Today is the one-year mark from the 2020 Census reference date, April 1, 2020.
A timeline for grantmakers interested in supporting a fair and accurate 2020 Census.
Upcoming Census Webinars
To add an upcoming census webinar to this list, contact Jocelyn Bissonnette: firstname.lastname@example.org
Wednesday, April 24 at 6:30PM ET: Engaging the AANHPI LGBTQ Community
This webinar will discuss common myths about the LGBTQ community and the census and how organizations can be more inclusive of the LGBTQ community with regards to their census communication and outreach.
FCI Briefing Series: Census 2020 Messaging Testing Results
The Funders Census Initiative is pleased to present these briefings on census messaging results in partnership with the Democracy Funders Collaborative Census Subgroup.
All around the country, philanthropy is mobilizing to ensure a fair and accurate 2020 Census.
Organized By: Redistricting Reform Project
The Census Bureau has proposed the addition of a Citizenship Status Question to the 2020 Census and indicated that data will be included in the transfer of census counts to states for the purposes of redistricting.
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Unprecedented: More than 300 U.S. philanthropic leaders call for removal of citizenship question from 2020 census
National, state and local philanthropies across 38 states and District of Columbia join in unanimous opposition; more than 30 philanthropy-serving organizations also speak out
Contact: Gary Bass, 202/328-2040, email@example.com
WASHINGTON — Reflecting an unprecedented consensus in philanthropy from local foundations to national grantmaking organizations, 304 philanthropic leaders have called on the Trump administration to withdraw a citizenship question from the 2020 census.