|The City of Chula Vista, in collaboration with other local service providers and organizations, will be hosting a Census Kick-Off event on Saturday, March 27 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Harborside Park, 670 Oxford Street. This event will raise awareness of the 2010 Census by providing step-by-step, bilingual census from assistance in a fun, festival atmosphere.
Activities include an Astrojump, carnival games for kids, and soccer exposition hosted by the Chula Vista Rangers. Free food and water, donated by local businesses, will be provided, and a salsa cook-off will begin at 12 noon.
Personalized census form assistance will be available throughout the day; anyone with questions is encouraged to bring their census form to the event. A walk-through of the Census form will take place at 11 a.m.
This event is being hosted in collaboration with the US Census, the National Association of Latino Elected and appointed Officials (NALEO), Chula Vista Community Collaborative, Chula Vista Elementary School District, South Bay Community Services, Chula Vista Congregational Church, and the California Employment Development Departemnts.
Please contact Carla Blackmar at (619) 476-5355 with any questions.