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Undocumented Immigrants Need Not Avoid Census

CHICAGO (CBS) ?Next month, the U.S. Census survey will arrive in your mailbox.

The whole point of it is to count every man, woman and child. But thousands of people in Chicago don't want to be counted. And it's hurting the very neighborhoods they live in.

CBS 2's Mai Martinez went to one neighborhood where more than half the people prefer to stay hidden.

La Asociación del Vecindario de Logan Square Sale a la Calle para el Lanzamiento del Censo, 125 Padres de Logan Square gritan, "Sí se Puede, Sí Contamos!"
“No sabía que el Censo se usaba para mandar dinero a la comunidad,” dijo Moraima Dones. “Pero después de que lo aprendí, empecé a animar a la gente a llenar el formulario para que podamos tomar ventaja de esos recursos.”