Census outreach grant application workshop at Tuesday's Complete Count Committee meeting

We Count

Complete Count Committee meeting this Tuesday


The next Minneapolis Complete Count Committee meeting will be this Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2019, from 6-8 p.m. at:
UROC, 2001 Plymouth Ave N, Minneapolis, MN 55411 in room 105.

The focus of this working Complete Count Committee meeting will be creating a census outreach plan and completing grant applications for education and mobilization work. More info...

Census Bureau hiring now

View and share census job openings in Minnesota.

For field representative jobs, applicants should reach out to the Regional Office in order to receive an application package: Chicago Regional Office Recruiting at 1-800-865-6384, Ext. 15. Applications for other positions, such as IT manager and regional technician can be submitted online at usajobs.gov.

Panel on immigrants, refugees and the census Oct. 23

Census doorknock volunteers from August 3,  2019 Northside canvassing

The City of Minneapolis invites you to join us, Minneapolis City Council Member Alondra Cano, Monica Hurtado of Voices for Racial Justice, Chief Deputy of the Minnesota State Attorney General’s Office John Keller, Executive Director of ACER Nelima Sitati Munene and others to discuss topics including:

  • Barriers that could prevent immigrant and refugee community members from completing the census.
  • How to eliminate those barriers.

Date and Location

  • Oct. 23, 2019, 5:30-7:30 p.m.
  • The Waite House, 2323 11th Ave. S., Minneapolis, MN 55404.
  • Check wecountminneapolis.org for updates, including a shareable event link.

Share your "get out the count" events with us!

2020 Census We Count Kickoff celebration on April 1, 2019 crowd photo at the Center for Changing Lives

Submit any events that the City of Minneapolis can share on its census website, newsletter and with the Complete Count Committee. These must be events related to the 2020 census and be organized by Minneapolis Complete Count Committee participating organizations or City of Minneapolis partners.

You can see upcoming census events here and submit events to be added to the calendar here.

Use #WeAreMpls to amplify positive and welcoming messages about our city and its many cultures.

Manicha Xiong WeAreMpls photo and text reading I am so thankful and blessed. My heaven is here. 2017

The City of Minneapolis invites you to join in on the #WeAreMpls campaign to amplify positive and welcoming messages about our city and the many cultures and communities that make us stronger.

The City has reached out to all of our networks, including boards and commissions, neighborhood organizations and community partners to participate.

Sharing resources

We encourage you to share your photos and stories on social media with the hashtag #WeAreMpls, follow the City of Minneapolis on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

Michelle Rivero and Alberder Gillespie holding We Count signs at 2020 Census kickoff celebration

More information about the City of Minneapolis We Count campaign:

Read more about the Minneapolis We Count campaign, including materials, resources and door-knocking and volunteer opportunities at wecountminneapolis.org

If you need a reasonable accommodation to fully participate or if you need information in an alternative format, please contact 311 at 612-673-3000.

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