New series: A Way Home for CA

New series: A Way Home for CA

CA Economic Summit is highlighting ways communities are tackling the housing crisis themselves

VIDEO: How to boost upward mobility in California

VIDEO: How to boost upward mobility in California

Solutions that help kids do better than their parents have to address local problems and factors

How new workforce funding is being spent across CA

How new workforce funding is being spent across CA

Data portal details how $200 million in career tech education funding is being distributed 

CA Fwd is a Catalyst for a Better California. To Restore the CA Dream, We Must...

"If CA Fwd can continue to fight these battles, there's no question in my mind that the dream of my parents for a better life will become real for our young people in the future."

- Leon Panetta

"I applaud CA Fwd for doing such a great
job over the last 10 years."

- Eloy Ortiz Oakley, California Community Colleges Chancellor

"We need organizations like CA Fwd today more than ever."

- Bill Mueller, Executive Director, Valley Vision

"I'm grateful for CA Fwd for leading the
charge on the Economic Summit."

- Ashley Swearengin, Former Mayor of Fresno

News & Commentary

Roadmap to accelerate middle-income job growth needed for California


State's economy will depend on creating more jobs for Californians in the middle class, in poverty, and economically fragile. Read More

Specialists embedded in Riverside County jail help stabilize, treat mentally ill inmates


Program aims to better transition inmates into general population and eventually into the community Read More

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Prominent Californians Join CA Fwd Leadership Council


Four new members elected, growing the bipartisan and diverse group of leaders dedicated to a better California Read More

Climate Change and Our Inner Elephant Part 2: Measuring Success for Climate and Economy

05/08/2017 by Pete Weber

California should create climate policies with triple-bottom-line metrics that other states and nations will want to emulate Read More