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A Message from the Funders Census Initiative

April 1, 2020 Census Colleagues: Today is 2020 Census Day! The Census Bureau’s massive outreach operation is in full swing, self-responses are coming in (and being reported) daily, and despite the impact of COVID-19 on in-person outreach, organizations in every state are working hard to Get-Out-the-Count.

Census Policy Update: What’s in store for 2019?

By Terri Ann Lowenthal, FCCP Census Consultant  Chances are, if you’re reading this article, you are a census warrior — contemplating or committed to investing in activities that promote a fair and accurate 2020 Census.

Census Update: What’s at Stake?

By Terri Ann Lowenthal, Funders Census Initiative Consultant June 2015 The 2020 Census can be summed up in one vintage phrase: This is not your grandfather’s decennial population count.