2020 Census Resources
All around the country, philanthropy is mobilizing to ensure a fair and accurate census 2020. As
your foundation is considering how it may engage, the Funders Census Initiative (FCI), a working
group of FCCP, and the United Philanthropy Forum have put together a menu of options for
This paper provides the draft plan for the third priority, the GOTC campaign, and then outlines
the related second priority, expanding resources.
The Michigan Nonprofit Association (MNA), with seed funding from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, and
with support from the Council of Michigan Foundations (CMF), is launching an ambitious effort to
mobilize nonprofits and partner with government to encourage participation in the 2020 census.
Background, Purpose, and Goals for Census Funders Subgroup Business Outreach Task Force.
Presentation by Terri Ann Lowenthal for Northern California Grantmakers' program in Oct 2017 on the 2020 Census.