Census Data for Grant Writers

Event date: May 26, 2016

Event time: 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm PT

Location: Foundation Center San Francisco

This workshop reviews the basics of using census data in grant proposal writing. Learn where to locate census demographics to help build an effective case for project funding. Some of the topics covered are navigating the American Fact Finder website tool, Census products and data sets for finding the best information for your grant. You will learn about the surveys that can help you obtain community level detail; American Community Survey, Population Estimates Program and others. Attendees will go online and learn to access mapping tools, tables, and other government grant writing resources.

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