Santa Cruz County unanimously approves CA Fwd jail recommendations

Santa Cruz County unanimously approves CA Fwd jail recommendations

Data showing most arrests drug and alcohol related could lead to better outcomes and cost savings for county

Program pays for middle-skill interns earning experience, salary in Inland Empire

Program pays for middle-skill interns earning experience, salary in Inland Empire

Work to close skills gap and employers in region will benefit from interns paid via innovative grant

New series: A Way Home for CA

New series: A Way Home for CA

CA Economic Summit is highlighting ways communities are tackling the housing crisis themselves

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

"If CA Fwd can continue to fight these battles, there's no question in my mind that the dream of my parents for a better life will become real for our young people in the future."

- Leon Panetta

"I applaud CA Fwd for doing such a great
job over the last 10 years."

- Eloy Ortiz Oakley, California Community Colleges Chancellor

"We need organizations like CA Fwd today more than ever."

- Bill Mueller, Executive Director, Valley Vision

"I'm grateful for CA Fwd for leading the
charge on the Economic Summit."

- Ashley Swearengin, Former Mayor of Fresno

News & Commentary

California Community Colleges visited by neighbors to north to talk workforce training

06/23/2017 by Leah Grassini Moehle

Even Canada is looking at the Colleges' revival of workforce development programs  Read More

Republican mayor and Democratic union leader: Californians looking for better solutions

06/19/2017

Middle way that grows middle-class jobs, tackles housing could inspire change across country Read More

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California lawmakers scrutinized on complying with voter-approved transparency law

06/12/2017

CA Fwd encouragesĀ a responsible reading of law intended to prevent last-minute bill changes Read More

California coalition working to improve public leaders’ role in transforming higher ed

06/02/2017

Increasing investment in workforce programs will benefit from informed network of regional leaders Read More