This AAJC webinar covers the best field and communications strategies for getting out the count. We go over resources on how to mobilize communities to participate in the 2020 Census, language assistance, top messages that resonate with communities, social media tools, and more. The webinar also goes over how to foster partnerships and how to best work with the Census Bureau to achieve an accurate count of our communities.
This AAJC webinar discussed how organizations can use the City University of New York (CUNY) Mapping Service’s hard-to-count mapping tool for their GOTC efforts. The webinar displays how to use the tool’s different features, including features that can extract county-level data and tract-level data by state.
This AAJC webinar discusses support from the Census Equity Fund for states lacking funding infrastructure and other census funding resources such FCCP and FCI resources for funders and stakeholders. APIAVote previews leadership and civic engagement training opportunities through their Norman Y. Mineta Institute and their work with local partners.
This AAJC webinar covers how technology can provide census solutions and go over applications that will improve community participation in hard-to-count areas, make it easier to coordinate canvassing efforts, help recruit field staff, and report misinformation or other problems with census efforts.
This AAJC webinar discusses why the census is important for the AANHPI community and shares information such as the census enumeration timeline and language support, how to become a Census Faith Ambassador, what Census Faith Ambassadors can do to get out the count in their faith communities, and how faith groups can partner with the Census Bureau to ensure an accurate count.
This webinar provides an overview of the Census Bureau’s 2020 communications plan, including the Bureau’s timeline, communications deliverables, and how they will attempt to reach “hard-to-count” populations.
Accurate, detailed data on race and origin are necessary to enforce a broad array of civil rights protections, reveal disparate impacts of laws and policies, and ensure programs meet the needs of diverse communities. This brief provides background on the 2020 Census’ race and origin questions, including a discussion of proposed but rejected changes to the questions.