Data helps create public safety success

Data helps create public safety success

CA Fwd jail studies set stage for for criminal justice system change

Register today for the 2018 CA Economic Summit

Register today for the 2018 CA Economic Summit

Don't miss out! Join us at the seventh annual gathering dedicated to upward mobility for all Californians

CA Fwd report charts resiliency after wildfires

CA Fwd report charts resiliency after wildfires

Analysis will help build recovery model for other regions facing similar, long-term threats

SERIES: Innovating for impact on mental health

SERIES: Innovating for impact on mental health

Cross-cutting set of Californians in the high-tech industry and mental health world are brainstorming ways to improve public services

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, Lt. Governor, State of California

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

- California State Senator 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

News & Commentary

The Importance of Apprenticeships in the New Economy

09/10/2018 by Chris Miller

Immersing students in real-world knowledge does a better job filling the skills gap Read More

Governor Brown urged to sign bill to develop economic strategy for California

09/06/2018

Proposal would begin work to better coordinate economic development strategies statewide Read More

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How CA Fwd data and counties can create public safety success inside and outside of jail

07/19/2018

Studies of jail populations and other innovations laid foundation for criminal justice system change Read More

Returns on Recovery: Expanding county substance abuse services benefits community over long term

07/17/2018

San Bernardino County seeing dividends on funding and service increases  Read More