Information about Census 2020, including contextual information about the census, its background, and its consequences. This document identifies opportunities for engagement around Census 2020 and highlights what philanthropy can do to ensure a fair and accurate census count.
This webinar is an introduction to the 2020 census. It provides a high-level overview of the census and its importance, discusses the difficulties that impede the collection of accurate census data, identifies what can be done to overcome some of those difficulties, and provides examples of what funders in states other than Maine have done to help support an accurate census. Featured speakers include Marcia Avner , co-chair of the Funders Census Initiative (a project of the Funders Committee for Civic Participation ), Alexie Torres-Fleming , executive director of the Access Strategies Fund ,...
Read the reflections of the MPC delegation to the 2019 PolicyWorks and Foundations on the Hill events - and learn about what was accomplished.