Right now, one primary area of CNC's focus is the 2020 Census. The stakes couldn't be higher. For the decade ahead, not only does it determine how many seats in the House of Representatives — and Electoral College votes — each state gets, it also impacts how billions per year of federal funding is invested in critical services like neighborhood improvements, public health, education, social services, and transportation.
Nonprofits are key to Cambridge's mission of counting every resident to secure a fair allocation of government resources. Please check out the City's Census website, with resources like city and federal census job applications, posters to print in many languages, and FAQs covering issues such as immigrant status and confidentiality.