Using Census Data to Get Grants
The basis for any successful grant proposal is objective evidence that a vital community need exists. This is why the best American fundraisers are intimately familiar with the US Census Bureau web site, including American FactFinder and mapping tools.
This workshop is intended for those who either are new to the US Census site, are confused by its new format or haven’t had time to learn about the wide array of data and services offered at the site
- How to efficiently conduct simple and advanced searches to quickly find the Census information that you need.
- A fundamental understanding of the array of data available on the US Census web site.
- Free resources that you or your colleagues can utilize to become even more of a data expert.
- Tips on processing the data you obtain from the Census site.