Article I Section 2 of the United States Constitution directs our state governments to count their respective numbers hence Census 2020. The 2020 Census counts every person living in the 50 states, District of Columbia, and five U.S. territories.
Need an short explanation of what the census is about? Here is a great 5 minute video by Lawrence Jackson that explains it.
We are proud to make this announcement:
Your local league has become a partner of the Fort Wayne Complete Count Committee, which was created to help Fort Wayne with the 2020 Census.
A quick summary of census activities to expect through the year;
Right now remote areas, such as Alaska, are being counted. In March the census postcards will be sent out, please look for it and don’t toss it. From May to June, census workers will begin to visit addresses that didn’t respond to the questionnaire. In December the counts will be delivered to the president.
What can you do to help? Share this information with others, if you are available for a temporary flex time job, apply to be a Census Worker (apply here), visit the Complete Count committee’s Facebook page and last, but not least, stay informed.