Make Sure Your Community Counts!
Call your local or regional office and ask for “partnership specialists”. Make a public announcement of your support for the Census.
Discuss the Census at a meeting of your staff, board meeting or volunteers
Order a poster fromGet Census giveaways from your Local Census Office partnership specialist. .
Develop messages for your audience. Add to your newsletters, blogs, social media and website. Make announcements about the Census at meetings and events.
Sponsor or co-sponsor a Census event with your local Census office or other community partners. Watch for Census events that may already be happening in your area.
Start conversations about the Census with your clients and constituents during regular services, meetings, trainings and educational activities
Get free posters from the Census or the Nonprofits Count campaign. Post the Census Questionnaire. Use other visibility tactics in your spring activities.
Provide computers and phones for clients and others to use to complete their census form either online or via phone.
Give out flyers with toll-free numbers for assistance in English (800-923-8282), Spanish (877-EL-CENSO and other languages.