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

News & Commentary

Newsom’s budget is a roadmap – with a vision and the right next steps

01/11/2019 by Jim Mayer

Every new budget is a chance to improve how we govern and responsibly respond to challenges Read More

Reading to their children helps incarcerated parents maintain a powerful connection

01/11/2019

Program allows parents in San Bernardino jails to record themselves reading books and sharing personal messages Read More

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Lenny Mendonca To Lead California’s Economic Development Efforts

01/04/2019 by CA Fwd

Governor-elect Gavin Newsom appoints CA Fwd co-chair to drive job creation Read More

Summit releases 2019 Roadmap to Shared Prosperity to take on “defining challenge of our time”

01/03/2019

The new Roadmap captures the best ideas from every region to outline comprehensive, triple bottom line solutions that take on California's major economic challenges. Read More