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2020 Census Resources

This fact sheet shares why the Census is critical for the private sector and the economy. 

As California continues to prepare for the 2020 Census, it is easy to forget that redistricting comes immediately after.

Your foundation can play a role in engaging the business sector to help achieve a successful 2020
Census. The business community is a key voice, but initial outreach has revealed a gap in awareness.

Leaders from ten foundations have come together to form a Census Subgroup and to develop a plan to ensure a complete count as the U.S. Constitution requires. 

California Census 2020 Funders Meeting presentation, February 26, 2018.

This presentation by The Bauman Foundation explores the background of the Census, Challenges and how philanthropy is taking action. 

2020 Census meeting notes, October 9, 2017.

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
funder participation.