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Connecting the Census to Californians: The Roles of Nonprofits and Local Governments

Monday, August 13, 2018
11:00am - 1:00pm
Where: 
State Capitol, Room 437

The Assembly Select Committee on the Census, the Assembly Select Committee on the Nonprofit Sector, and the Senate Select Committee on the 2020 US Census will meet to discuss the 2020 Census.

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A Livestream Experience in Tijuana - The ‘Flip Side’ of Family Separation: What Happens to Migrants and Deportees in Mexico?

Tuesday, August 7, 2018
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Where: 
Livestream

On August 7th, join us in following the footsteps of migrants as they are sent across the border to Tijuana, and hear from those that are working to support them through these challenging first days, months, and even years. 

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California Policy Forum - We All Count: Tackling the 2020 Census Together

Tuesday, July 31, 2018
11:00am - 12:00pm
Where: 
This program is a webinar.

The 2020 Census will likely be the most difficult census in recent history, and there could not be more at stake.

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Special Initiatives 
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Philanthropy’s Response to the Addition of a Citizenship Question to the 2020 Census

Thursday, July 12, 2018
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Where: 
This program is a webinar.

On June 8, the Commerce Department (which oversees the Census Bureau) invited the public to comment on the paperwork associated with the 2020 Census. The public has 60 days – until August 7 – to submit comments.

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Where Are the Children? Family Separation Becomes U.S. Immigration Enforcement Policy

Wednesday, June 27, 2018
10:00am - 11:30am
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This program is a webinar

Since October 2017, the U.S. government has forcibly separated at least 2,400 children—including hundreds who are under four years old—from their parents as they arrive on our southern border seeking refuge.

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What Funders Need to Know About Census 2020 Operations

Tuesday, June 5, 2018
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Where: 
This program is a webinar.

Census 2020 is less than two years away; the time to act is now! Planning has started for a “Get Out The Count” campaign to reach hard-to-count populations in the communities you care about.

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2018 Public Policy Conference

Monday, April 23, 2018
8:00am - 3:30pm
Where: 
The California Endowment Center for Healthy Communities

The legislation currently being debated in Washington, DC and Sacramento could result in significant changes for the philanthropy sector and our communities.

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LCF Community Conversaciones Series: Yo Voy a Contar ¿Y Tú?

Tuesday, April 3, 2018
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Where: 
Tom Bradley Tower Room, Los Angeles City Hall

The Census is about power and money. The Census count determines the number of seats our state receives in the U.S. House of Representatives and how the government will allocate over $600 billion in federal funding to your community.

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Emergency Briefing on Adding Citizenship Question to the 2020 Census

Thursday, March 29, 2018
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Where: 
This program is a webinar

On March 26, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross announced his decision to add a citizenship question to the 2020 Census, in response to a request from the Department of Justice.

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California Policy Forum - Stepping Up to the Plate: How California is Responding to Policies from Washington

Monday, March 19, 2018
11:00am
Where: 
This program is a webinar

Last year brought staggering changes in federal policies and this year promises more of the same. Whether it's taxes, immigration or the federal budget, what happens in Washington affects us here in California.

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