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The Charles River Public Internet Center – Authorized Census Questionnaire Center

Posted by crpic on March 29, 2010

The Charles River Public Internet Center is pleased to continue its partnership with the 2010 Census to make sure the public can get help completing the Census questionnaire. Census workers will be here to help anyone fill out the 10 question form. We want to make sure everyone gets counted to bring needed resources to our community! If you need help, please stop by, and we’ll be happy to assist you. It will only take 10 minutes to answer the 10 questions.

Dates:  March 22 – April 15, 2010 – 4 days each week 

Time:  Mon 1-3 pm, and Tue-Thu  5-8 pm

Place:  Charles River Public Internet Center.

Other Locations: If coming to CRPIC isn’t convenient , there are many other places where you can get help. Click on the link below to get to a list of locations: www.waltham.lib.ma.us/images/census_qac_poster.pdf

Remember – Everyone Counts, So Please Get Counted!

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The Charles River Public Internet Center announces its partnership with the 2010 Census

Posted by crpic on March 2, 2010

The Charles River Public Internet Center is especially pleased to announce its partnership with the 2010 Census. In line with CRPIC’s mission of empowering the community for economic success, we will be the site for a job fair on March 6 for flexible, part-time and temporary positions in field work and clerical work in the 2010 Census.  The information for the upcoming job fair is as follows:

WHERE:

Charles River Public Internet Center

154 Moody St, Waltham MA

*Park in the Embassy Parking lot*

Click here for directions!

WHEN:

Saturday, March 6, 2010

9:30 am until 3:00 pm.

No appointment needed.

WHAT TO BRING:

A valid, original Driver’s License AND

Original social security card OR

A valid, original U.S. Passport

There are three parts to the application (may take up to 2 hours):

  1. Fill out an application
  2. Verification of valid, original IDs (as specified above)
  3. Take a 30-minute timed test.

Practice tests available online at http://www.2010censusjobs.gov. There are also hard-copy practice tests available in person at the CRPIC in English and Spanish.

In addition to hosting the job fair, the staff of CRPIC will be assisting its constituents in filling out their Census forms, and we will be working with our partners throughout the MetroWest area to encourage as many residents as possible to fill out their forms and be counted. Data from the Census is used to allocate federal funding to communities and determine government representation at the federal level, so it is very important that all residents participate in the Census and get counted!

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