California Census 2020 Statewide Funders' Initiative (Census 2020)

As members of the California Census 2020 Statewide Funders’ Initiative, we commend the U.S. Supreme Court for blocking the inclusion of a citizenship question on the 2020 census.
June 2019
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“I’ve never seen the amount of support, investment, the breadth and depth of partnerships that I’m seeing for 2020,” one census outreach organizer said.
The BuzzFeed News logo, posted to accompany their story, Inside The Massive, Coordinated Push To Make Sure A Census Citizenship Question Does Not “Distort Democracy”
June 2019
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Immigrants want to take part in the census, a basic exercise in our democracy. But many are afraid.
The New York Times logo.
June 2019
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As an organization committed to equity and justice, GCIR believes every person deserves to be counted. We applaud the Supreme Court’s decision today to temporarily block the addition of a citizenship question on the 2020 census. This ruling is a victory for democracy, yet the census still faces significant challenges.
Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees logo, posted alongside GCIR's statement, Philanthropy Must Ensure Immigrants Are Counted.
June 2019
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The Trump administration's plans to add a hotly contested citizenship question to the 2020 census have suffered another major blow in the courts.
April 2019
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One year out, California ramps up its 2020 Census preparations in a state home to some of the nation’s hardest-to-count counties — including San Francisco.
April 2019
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April 2019
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State lawmakers will provide $40 million in state money to ensure New Yorkers are ready for next year’s census, sources told the Daily News Wednesday.
March 2019
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As a Foundation, we believe in the values of equity and dignity. And we believe that all people should be treated with respect and have access to services and opportunities that allow them to thrive. Our work helps build strong, safe, and vibrant communities in California where all people are heard and can make their contribution to realizing the California dream.  
March 2019
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A federal judge in New York has ruled against the Trump administration's decision to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census.
Judge Orders Trump Administration To Remove 2020 Census Citizenship Question
January 2019
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