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Palm Beach Post – Point of View: Be safer at home and be counted in the Census

Source: Palm Beach Post Florida derives one-third of its budget from census-based federal funding. If we don’t get counted, we don’t count. Now that National Census Day, April 1, has passed, it is still vital for every person to be counted. >>>Related content: Editorial: Too many Floridians went uncounted in the 2010 census. We can’t

By |2020-05-02T01:27:10+00:00April 30th, 2020|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

ClickOrlando – US Census Bureau asks to extend data collecting, reporting deadlines due to pandemic

Original Source: Click Orlando Article All in-person census taking halted amid coronavirus outbreak The fight to flatten the curve of the coronavirus is having an impact on the 2020 U.S. census count. A U.S. Census Bureau spokesperson confirms, because of COVID-19 and social distancing measures, the Bureau had to temporarily stop all in person interactions

By |2020-04-15T15:02:27+00:00April 14th, 2020|Categories: News, TV|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Sun Sentinel: Be counted in the 2020 Census. Fill out online form from home. | Opinion

Source: Sun Sentinel PDF: Sunsentinel_online_Be counted in the 2020 Census. Fill out online form from home Opinion_4_5_20 Over the weekend, The South Florida Sun-Sentinel published the Census op-ed. Attached is the .pdf clip and here is the online link: http://www.sun-sentinel.com/opinion/commentary/fl-op-com-reyes-jean-etienne-urban-league-broward-2020-census-20200403-smahibyrvffy7dpqu7ct26nwh4-story.html

By |2020-04-06T20:26:36+00:00April 6th, 2020|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Facebook Webinar – Leveraging Tools due to COVID-19

Facebook is conducting a webinar this week on how to best leverage their tools due to COVID-19 and the increase in digital communications. Details Date: April 1, 2020 Time: 3:00 - 4:00 PM EST You can register in advance for this meeting through the following link: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/vpQkf-mvpzsoK30vFMPs3tVycvAB4z4sdA After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing

By |2020-03-30T21:31:53+00:00April 1st, 2020|Categories: , |Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

WFEZ Easy 93.1 (South Florida) – Interviewed Susan Racher on the Florida Counts Census 2020 efforts

WFEZ Easy 93.1 (South Florida) On-Air Host/Community Affairs Host, Ellen Jaffe, interviewed Susan Racher on the Florida Counts Census 2020 efforts and grants awarded.  The radio interview broadcast on the morning of 2/9.

By |2020-02-10T19:44:12+00:00February 10th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

PHILANTHROPIC COMMUNITY UNITES TO RAISE FUNDS, MOBILIZE AND EDUCATE FOR AN ACCURATE CENSUS FOR FLORIDA

By Susan Racher, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of the Wallace H. Coulter Foundation and Florida Counts Census Once each decade, the U.S. Census Bureau attempts to count every person in the United States which is quite the undertaking. The next enumeration is set to begin on April 1st and will be the first

By |2020-02-10T19:43:43+00:00February 6th, 2020|Categories: Featured, News|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Miami Herald: “Be counted in Census 2020, even though Florida leaders don’t want (some of you) to”

Source: Miami Herald   Pay attention, South Floridians. It’s very likely that the Republican Legislature, with the tacit of approval of Gov. Ron DeSantis, is working on the biggest, baddest voter suppression effort of modern times. Or else, they’re just clueless. While civic organizations across the state are putting money behind “be sure to be

By |2020-01-28T20:02:49+00:00January 4th, 2020|Categories: Featured, News|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

WJCT: Radio Interview

Source and link to listen: Here On today's program we looked at how Florida lawmakers reacted to this week’s impeachment vote with Rep. Donna Shalala (D-FL 27). We also took a look at how the proposed funding cuts to SNAP could impact the Sunshine State with Shalala and Katy DeBriere, Legal Director/Staff Attorney, the Florida Health Justice Project.

By |2020-01-28T20:12:48+00:00January 2nd, 2020|Categories: Featured, News|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

NWDailyNews.com: “OUR VIEW: We must count in upcoming census”

By Mike Cazalas News Herald Editor Source: NWDailyNews.com People matter in a number of ways, including in terms of federal funding. If we are counting on receiving proper funding, then, we better make sure we count every person living here because if you come up on short on your count, that’s what the funding will reflect.

By |2020-01-28T20:16:08+00:00December 29th, 2019|Categories: Featured, News|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

StAugustine.com: “GUEST EDITORIAL | We must count in upcoming census”

Source: StAugustine.com   People matter in a number of ways, including in terms of federal funding. If we are counting on receiving proper funding, then, we better make sure we count every person living here because if you come up on short on your count, that’s what the funding will reflect. People matter in a

By |2020-01-28T20:13:52+00:00December 19th, 2019|Categories: Featured, News|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments