Posts Tagged as "Census 2020"

Census Quick Facts: The Difference Between “Urban” and “Rural” areas

May 22, 2020 / By
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You’ve probably heard the words “urban” and “rural” to describe geographical areas around Kern County during the census, but do you know what distinguishes them from each other?Is

Census Caravan surprises hard-to-count residents with cheerful weekend rally

May 19, 2020 / By
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The success of Saturday’s 2020 Census Caravan through the streets of Bakersfield and Lamont surpassed expectations.Organized

Dolores Huerta joins state and community leaders for SJV+ Census Week of Action virtual press conference

May 12, 2020 / By
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The Sierra Health Foundation and The Center hosted a virtual press conference Tuesday morning for the 2020 Census, featuring a number of community and political leaders from across the state.Led

Free interactive learning toolkits for kids and teens available now from census

May 12, 2020 / By
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Parents facing an ongoing dilemma for keeping kids engaged and learning at home should check out some new free educational resources being offered by the census.This

The 2020 Census is Hiring in Kern County

May 12, 2020 / By
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The deadline to complete the 2020 Census is a little more than six months away and the U.S.

Got ritmos? Central Valley Latin act brings the beat to 2020 census

May 7, 2020 / By
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Organizations across California have incorporated a number of new outreach methods to help ensure a complete count by encouraging and reminding residents to fill out their questionnaire.

Feeding Kern County in Crisis: Why the census is so important to CAPK

April 30, 2020 / By
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In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, several community agencies have found themselves working overtime.

From food distribution, daycare, tax assistance and other regularly available programs, agencies such as the Community Action Partnership of Kern (CAPK,) are feeling a heightened sense of need throughout the county.“The

Kids Count in the 2020 census

April 24, 2020 / By
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During the 2010 census, an estimated 1 million children under the age of 5 went uncounted.In

LGBTQ community lands victory for inclusion and accuracy in 2020 census

April 21, 2020 / By
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Changes made to the official census questionnaire don’t happen over the course of a few months or even years.

Sol on the Street: Bakersfield College students adapt to virtual studies, respond to Census online

April 14, 2020 / By
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Loss of privacy, constant noise, and late nights – just a few of the daily distractions of life experienced during a pandemic for students finding ways to adjust to the ‘new normal.’We