October 19, 2020         
First Women’s Bank Will Launch with Fiserv Technology to Help Bridge the Gender Gap in Access to Capital   •   Sankofa.org and The Latino Community Foundation Join Forces with The Young Turks in Final Push to Reach 125 Million Latinx Voter   •   ESSENCE and Higher Heights Amplify the Stories and Voices of Black Women in the Final Weeks Leading to Election 2020   •   William & Mary University Agrees to Reinstate Women's Gymnastics, Swimming and Volleyball; Comply Fully with Title IX in Two   •   AboveBoard Launches as a Revolutionary Solution For Building Executive & Board Diversity   •   The Dan Marino Foundation Debuts Specialty License Plate That Will Raise Funds for Programs Benefiting Autism and Other Disabili   •   Tiller Civic Engagement Survey Finds: When It Comes to Electing a President, Character Still Counts   •   42 Ameriprise Financial Advisors Named to Working Mother Magazine’s Top Wealth Advisor List   •   The Estée Lauder Companies to Webcast Discussion of Fiscal 2021 First Quarter Results on November 2, 2020   •   Prop 24 Campaign Announces Endorsements From Community And School Leaders, Advocates To Protect Kids Online   •   Olay Faces the STEM Gap: Olay Is the First Skincare Brand to Debut a Float in the Annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade&r   •   New Comcast Business Solution Powered by Aruba Brings Secure, Enterprise-grade Office Connectivity from Home   •   2020 Census Response Rate Update: 99.98% Complete Nationwide   •   Louis Hernandez Jr.'s Foundation For A Bright Future Opens Annual Scholarship Applications   •   Berry Appleman & Leiden is #1 Best Law Firm for Female Attorneys by Law360   •   Midas Gold Group to Open New Phoenix Office with a Celebration in Appreciation of US Veterans   •   Major League Soccer Announces Steps to Combat Racism and Increase Black Representation   •   Galapagos Federal Systems expands presence in key Colorado market   •   New AARP Pennsylvania Presidential Poll Continues to Show Tight Race Among 50+ Voters   •   Hollywood's LGBTQ+ Council Launches Mobilization March Of Equality Voters
Bookmark and Share

Be heard. Be represented. Be counted!

Be heard. Be represented. Be counted!

You can fill out the Census online, even without your postcard or code. Get started now.

PR Newswire

WASHINGTON, Sept. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Census is a count of all persons living in the U.S. It's conducted every 10 years, and the results matter—they help determine how districts are drawn, how many U.S. House of Representatives seats districts get, funding for state and local programs, and much more.

Experience the interactive Multichannel News Release here: https://www.multivu.com/players/English/8779051-complete-census-2020-last-chance-unidosus/

So be counted—to show what America looks like. To protect the wellbeing of kids and families. To give your community the funds and resources it needs and the representation it deserves.

Complete the Census by the September 30th deadline. Get started right now at my2020census.gov. You don't need your official Census postcard or code.

What is the Census used for?

The Census determines how district lines are drawn at all levels of government and the apportionment of congressional seats in the U.S. House of Representatives. It also helps determine how $1.5 trillion in federal funding is distributed to state and local programs. These include Medicaid, Medicare, SNAP, Title I Grants and Head Start.

Anything shared in the Census is completely private and anonymous, and it's against the law for any information to be used against us.

FAQs

How will I be able to respond to the Census?

Your household will get an invitation to answer the Census online, by mail or by phone. If you don't respond, a Census enumerator will visit you by September 30.

Who are Census enumerators?

Enumerators are census takers who interview the residents of every household that has not responded to its Census invitation.

Do I have to fill out the Census questionnaire or is it optional?

You're required by law to fill out the Census form. If you don't fill it out or don't answer all the questions, a Census taker will visit your home to finalize the questionnaire.

Will the citizenship question be on the Census form?

No. In June 2019, the Supreme Court decided that a citizenship question cannot be included on the 2020 census.

Are the Census data confidential and is it safe for everyone to respond?

The Census Bureau is required by law to protect and keep confidential any personal information it collects. Your answers can't be used for law enforcement purposes or by any government agency or court in any way—not by the FBI, CIA, DHS or ICE.

What is UnidosUS doing to ensure a full and accurate count of the Latino population?

At UnidosUS, we work to help maximize the Latino Census 2020 count, particularly among hard-to-count (HTC) populations, by meaningfully engaging our Affiliates and partners in strategic locations and leveraging Unidos' assets and visibility toward that end. Find out more here and follow us @WeAreUnidosUS on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

Media Contact: Christopher Allbritton, UnidosUS Director of Media Relations, news@unidosus.org

Last Chance for the 2020 Census

 

Last Chance

 

You don’t need a code to be counted

 

Cision View original content:http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/be-heard-be-represented-be-counted-301137139.html

SOURCE UnidosUS



Back to top
| Back to home page
Video

White House Live Stream
LIVE VIDEO EVERY SATURDAY
alsharpton Rev. Al Sharpton
9 to 11 am EST
jjackson Rev. Jesse Jackson
10 to noon CST


Video

LIVE BROADCASTS
Sounds Make the News ®
WAOK-Urban
Atlanta - WAOK-Urban
KPFA-Progressive
Berkley / San Francisco - KPFA-Progressive
WVON-Urban
Chicago - WVON-Urban
KJLH - Urban
Los Angeles - KJLH - Urban
WKDM-Mandarin Chinese
New York - WKDM-Mandarin Chinese
WADO-Spanish
New York - WADO-Spanish
WBAI - Progressive
New York - WBAI - Progressive
WOL-Urban
Washington - WOL-Urban

Listen to United Natiosns News