EventsElection 2020 - Count and Be Counted: The Safety and Importance of Voting and Census in the Era of COVID-19

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Election 2020 - Count and Be Counted: The Safety and Importance of Voting and Census in the Era of COVID-19

10:00 AM – 11:30 AM

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Worried about the election? Wondering how the Census count will impact our representation and local funding? Anxious about voting during a pandemic? You are not alone! We’ve put together a panel of experts to walk through what you need to know about Census 2020 and the November Election.

Join us for a panel discussion with Emma Gonzalez, Director for San Mateo County Manager's Office of Community Affairs, Julia Marks Staff Attorney for Voting Rights and Census, Asian Americans Advancing Justice- Asian Law Caucus (AAAJ-ALC), and Miriam Yupanqui, Executive Director, Nuestra Casa. The panel will be moderated by Petra Silton, Director of Advocacy and Education, Thrive Alliance.

Brought to you by San Mateo County Libraries in partnership with Thrive, The Alliance of Nonprofits for San Mateo County, a network of over 200 nonprofits, government entities, foundations, businesses, and community leaders with a shared commitment to improving the quality of life in San Mateo County.

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Suitable for:
Adults
55+
Type:
Community
Life Skills
Workshops, Classes
SMCL Live Experiences
Language:
English

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