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

Addressing digital deserts of rural California can help lift entire economy

10/18/2018 by Deborah Kollars

Less than half of rural households have adequate broadband access Read More

Project for Cross Sector Leadership Launched at Pepperdine University

10/03/2018

Program aims to link leaders across public and private boundaries to find solutions in chaotic times   Read More

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Three ways to elevate the economic portrait of rural California

10/01/2018

How to spur prosperity in overlooked rural California and benefit the entire economy Read More

VIDEO: How bridging the early childhood care gap helps elevate California

09/28/2018

Expanding early education helps low-income families facing tough decisions on childcare, say advocates Read More