Census 101 for Arts Workers

Presented by ArtsBoston in partnership with MASSCreative
WHERE
Boston Public Library | Commonwealth Salon 700 Boylston Street, Boston
WHEN
February 26 — 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
COST
Free

Learn about what the census determines, why it matters so much, and how you and your organization can advocate ensuring everyone in your community is counted.  Appropriate for social justice-minded artists & arts administrators, community engagement and marketing staff, and data nerds and activists!

Beth Huang is the Director at the Massachusetts Voter Table and works with over 25 community organizations to increase voter turnout and civic leadership in communities of color and working-class people in Massachusetts. As the Director of MVT, Beth serves on the Steering Committees of Raise Up Massachusetts and the Election Modernization Coalition and convenes MassCounts, a coalition that works with nonprofits to achieve a complete count in the 2020 Census. Prior to joining MVT as the Field Coordinator in 2016, Beth worked at Jobs With Justice as the National Coordinator of the Student Labor Action Project. Beth is a senior trainer with the Midwest Academy. She hails from Wisconsin, where she became politicized through fights for workers’ rights and racial justice, and holds a bachelors of science from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.