Newsom budget is a roadmap – with a vision, right next steps

Newsom budget is a roadmap – with a vision, right next steps

Three big takeaways from CA Fw'd Jim Mayer on the Governor's first budget

NEW: 2019 Roadmap to Shared Prosperity is out!

NEW: 2019 Roadmap to Shared Prosperity is out!

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

CA Economic Summit Day Two: Regions Rising Together

CA Economic Summit Day Two: Regions Rising Together

Summit honored stewards of California, workforce partnerships elevating Californians, and champions of an inclusive economy

CA Economic Summit Day One: Building resiliency to move communities fwd

CA Economic Summit Day One: Building resiliency to move communities fwd

New economic priorities for 2019 plus poignant reminders of wildfires marked opening of 2018 Summit

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


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

- Gavin Newsom, CA Governor

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

- CA State Senate President pro Tempore Toni Atkins

"The work of CA Fwd is indicative of the fact that you can do it. You can find that common ground..."

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


"There's been no other entity that's been able or willing to take on that challenge but CA Fwd & the Economic Summit has done just that."

- Ashley Swearengin, CEO, Central Valley Community Foundation

"We don't see too many of those conversations across the state & we need more people involved in this kind of dialogue.

- Oscar Chavez, California Stewardship Network

News & Commentary

CA Fwd Comment on Governor Newsom’s State of the State

02/12/2019

More housing and better workforce preparation mark important areas of alignment with CA Fwd and Economic Summit work Read More

Newsom Economic Chief Briefs CA Fwd and CA Stewardship Network Leaders on Budget Priorities

02/07/2019

Lenny Mendonca emphasized making the California Dream available for all is the Administration's framework for economic development Read More

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New “Strong Start Index” Designed to Help California’s Children to Thrive and Succeed

02/04/2019 by Deb Kollars

Data tool will link info gathered about every child at birth to analyze the resources available in California communities Read More

Released from jail and earning a high school diploma, these students take a big step toward a new life

01/30/2019

San Bernardino County program hosts a charter school on site at probation reporting centers Read More