Helping ensure rural Minnesota participation is robust and complete
We believe communities are at their vibrant best when they work for all. Yet people in rural areas are often overlooked in the census — which means rural gets under-represented in how federal and state funds are distributed, how many seats in Congress we have, and where businesses locate.
Now is the time to take action!
Resources for rural leaders
Why the Census matters to rural Minnesota
If you have questions
From Our Blog
Find more information and stories about the census in rural Minnesota on our Groundwork blog.
Don’t Come A-Knockin’: Worthington leader switches census strategy to reach communities of color amid COVID 19
Indigenizing the Census: Minnesota tribal communities collaborate for a strong Census 2020 count
In Worthington, youth lead the way to full Census 2020 count
Among low-income communities, trusted relationships are key to a full census count