Jean Cabonce has been named the Dukes County census outreach coordinator for the 2020 Census. Previously, Cabonce worked as a freelance technology consultant on Martha’s Vineyard, and was a Martha’s Vineyard Vision Fellow. She has been deeply involved in past community organizing efforts on the Island, including as a member of We Stand Together/Estamos Todos Juntos’ Racial Justice and Human Dignity Committee.
Cabonce’s work will focus on engaging Island residents, businesses, nonprofits, houses of worship, and other entities, and encouraging their full participation in the 2020 Census. Cabonce’s position is funded through the Massachusetts Census Division’s Complete Count Grant Program, and will continue through early June.