Resources

Help our community count.

You and your organization will play a critical role in helping us get a more fair and accurate count in the 2020 Census. Below you will find a variety of tools and materials, from a comprehensive toolkit and posters to social media posts and FAQs, to support you in your efforts. Download, print, and customize them to meet your organization’s needs.

Questions? Contact us.

Need printed materials? Request materials here.

Census Outreach Toolkit

The toolkit is a resource for people and organizations doing grassroots outreach. It includes messages, templates, and recommendations for connecting with your community to increase self-reporting turnout for the 2020 Census.
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Natives Count Census Video

This video features Native people from Washington state speaking about why it is important for Native communities to complete the 2020 Census. Share the 15-second or 30-second version on your organization’s website, social media, and e-newsletters. Download the file via dropbox so you can share on your organization’s channels, or use our link on Vimeo.

Available Languages

  • English
Toolkit and Messaging

Census Day Sample Messaging

Even though we may be physical distancing, we can still connect with our communities in many other ways. Use this special resource to inspire your thinking and celebrate Census Day 2020! It includes messages to support your outreach via social media, email, and text messages.  Share what ways you’re getting active using the hashtag: #WeCountWashington.

Available Languages

  • English
Toolkit and Messaging

COVID-19 Sample Messaging

This special resource includes messages to help you in your digital communications efforts, as well as phone and text efforts. Reaching out through every non-in-person means necessary is vital during this self-response period. Use this resource to support your outreach via social media, email, website, phone calls, and text messages.

Available Languages

  • English
Video

We Count Census Videos

These videos feature a variety of people from Washington state speaking about why it is important to complete the 2020 Census. Share this video on your organization’s website, social media, and e-newsletters. Download the file via dropbox so you can share on your organization’s channels, or use our link on Vimeo.

Available Languages

  • English
  • Spanish
Toolkit and Messaging

Census Outreach Toolkit

The toolkit is a resource for people and organizations doing grassroots outreach. It includes messages, templates, and recommendations for connecting with your community to increase self-reporting turnout for the 2020 Census.

Available Languages

  • Amharic
  • Arabic
  • Chinese
  • English
  • Korean
  • Russian
  • Somali
  • Spanish
  • Ukrainian
  • Vietnamese
Flyer

Know Your Rights Flyer

This one-page flyer provides basic information about the confidentiality of the 2020 Census and addresses common fears. This flyer is designed for anyone who may have fears around taking the census or the safety of their information.

Available Languages

  • Amharic
  • Arabic
  • Chinese
  • English
  • Korean
  • Russian
  • Somali
  • Spanish
  • Ukrainian
  • Vietnamese
Flyer

FAQ Flyer

This double-sided flyer answers frequently asked questions about what the census is, how it works, why it matters, and how to complete it. This flyer is designed for anyone who may not know much about the census.

Available Languages

  • Amharic
  • Arabic
  • Chinese
  • English
  • Korean
  • Russian
  • Somali
  • Spanish
  • Ukrainian
  • Vietnamese
Flyer

Why It Matters Flyer

This one-page flyer provides information about why people should complete the 2020 Census and what is at stake if they don’t. This flyer is designed for people who may not know why they should complete the census.

Available Languages

  • Amharic
  • Arabic
  • Chinese
  • English
  • Korean
  • Russian
  • Somali
  • Spanish
  • Ukrainian
  • Vietnamese
Community Resources

Language Resources

Looking for census resources in non-English languages? Check out these other local, statewide, and national resources for information, toolkits, and materials in Arabic, Bengali, Burmese, Chinese, French, German, Gujarati, Hindi, Hmong, Japanese, Khmer, Korean, Lao, Nepali, Punjabi, Russian, Samoan, Spanish, Swahili, Tagalog, Telugu, Thai, Ukrainian, Urdu, and Vietnamese.

Available Languages

  • Arabic
  • Chinese
  • English
  • Korean
  • Other
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Ukrainian
  • Vietnamese
Poster

Transit Poster

This poster focuses on how completing the census is important to ensure funding for transit options such as buses and light rail. Post these at your office, at events, on message boards, or wherever people might see them. Need printed materials? Request materials here.

Available Languages

  • Amharic
  • Arabic
  • Chinese
  • English
  • Korean
  • Russian
  • Somali
  • Spanish
  • Ukrainian
  • Vietnamese

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