NEW: 2018 Roadmap to Shared Prosperity is out!

NEW: 2018 Roadmap to Shared Prosperity is out!

Updated strategy takes on the biggest challenges that are widening the prosperity gap across the state

New reform coalition taking on hyper-partisan politics

New reform coalition taking on hyper-partisan politics

CA Fwd joins national group to support state and local election reforms that make elections more competitive

Offering a fresh S.T.A.R.T. for inmates reentering the community

Offering a fresh S.T.A.R.T. for inmates reentering the community

CA county proactively connects inmates with services to cut chances of a return to jail

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"You're there demonstrating every single year a capacity to deliver on the things we promote and promise up in Sacramento."

- Gavin Newsom, Lt. Governor, State of California

"I think the Summit's work is critical."

- California State Senator Toni Atkins

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- Ben Metcalf, Director, CA Department of Housing & Community Development


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- Ashley Swearengin, CEO, Central Valley Community Foundation

News & Commentary

Economic Summit launches new Roadmap to Shared Prosperity updated for 2018

02/02/2018

New initiatives and continuing progress are featured in new strategy guide to fight California's poverty problem Read More

Chancellor: California “working learners” to benefit from online Community College

02/01/2018

College leader on proposal to open up access to higher education to more working Californians Read More

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Sheriff’s Department team offers fresh S.T.A.R.T. for repeat offenders in San Bernardino County

01/29/2018

Inmates connected with services before reentry to improve chances of staying out of jail Read More

New nonpartisan coalition aims to fix what hyper-partisan politics has broken

01/25/2018

Group aims to support state and local election reforms that make elections more competitive Read More