What Funders Can Do Now
Learn more about the census and the barriers to participation
Support efforts to ...
June 21, 2019
... has always reckoned with issues of race, but something about the Black Lives Matter movement seems different this time. People of all ... role in this body of work. Traditionally, we like to think about issues in silos – Black Lives Matter is different than the Immigrant ...
August 10, 2020
... alone could decrease the aggregate 2020 population count by about 188,000 persons, resulting in a fiscal impact of about $200 million per year and $2 billion over the next decade. And this is ...
March 1, 2019
... pigeonhole immigrant rights into one category. The work is about building the bigger “we.” We are a star in a constellation. We are a ... San Diego to do listening calls to hear people’s thoughts about the Census and other issues. Based on those learnings, FLIC is ...
Issue Brief, Program Materials
... the Trump administration to cut the Census count short by about two weeks. The justices gave no explanation for the decision. Justice ...
October 15, 2020
Connect with your regional association to ask about local efforts and how you can get involved.
Reach out to GCIR on ... and remain connected on all things Census.
Learn about how the philanthropic community is taking action and tracking Census ...
April 1, 2020
This recording is of the closing plenary from #GCIR2020. Speakers discussed how COVID-19 is affecting their communities, their organizations, the 2020 census, and the upcoming election, and how they are responding in real-time.
Program Materials, Video & Audio
... that everyone residing in the U.S. – regardless of immigration status – is counted. Ensuring an accurate count means full ...
July 23, 2020
This infographic explains why the 2020 Census is important, why it's difficult to do accurately, and gives funding recommendations.
Funding Recommendations, Infographic
This report provides a roadmap for how foundations and affinity groups can support the next Census in 2020.
This infographic explains why the 2020 Census is particularly important to California and offers recomendations for funders.
Funding Recommendations, Infographic
Meeting materials from Philanthropy Counts: Mobilizing Funding for a Successful Census.
... businesses and nonprofits use the data to make decisions about where their services are needed.
Although there’s a constitutional ... if the Trump administration succeeds in adding a question about citizenship status to the census. (So far, the proposal has been ...
April 4, 2019
... This webinar will share findings from new opinion research about using total population versus citizens of voting age when drawing district lines – and how to talk about this technical, yet important issue for communities and our democracy. ...
January 31, 2020
... General awareness messages address a lack of understanding about the Census and whom to include in the household (November 2019 - January ... messages address "pain points" - personal fears related to immigration status and overcrowded housing situations (January - March 2020) ...
This guide provides an overview of the 2010 census and background information for foundations interested in supporting efforts to produce a more accurate count of California's population.
... consider making additional grants to educate communities about the Court’s ruling and address lingering concerns. You could also fund ...
June 27, 2019
Meeting materials from CEOs Count: Mobilizing Philanthropy for a Successful Census on Monday, January 14, 2019, the first of three census funders' briefings.
... office did not immediately respond to a question about how the $20 million funding amount was determined.
Moore hopes that ... available.”
She also said there are serious concerns about the way the budget outlines the distribution of the funding.
April 1, 2019
... would be unconstitutional because, at a time of increased immigration enforcement and anti-immigrant rhetoric, it hinders the ... way to the Supreme Court.
A Supreme Court hearing about whether including the question is constitutional and the New York ruling, ...
April 5, 2019