News & Events

Taste & See Profit Share in September

Forward Training Center of Hood County [FTC]  is fortunate to be a part of a close-knit giving community, who is eager to partner with local nonprofits. Taste and See, a wonderful for-profit eatery on the Historic Granbury Square, has chosen Forward Training Center as...

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All About North Texas Giving Day 2018

Started by Communities Foundation of Texas, North Texas Giving Day is an amazing online giving celebration to empower individuals to give back to the charities and nonprofits in their local community. It is a great way to fundraise and also raise awareness for...

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Community in Unity: Partnering with Mission Granbury

All around Hood County, there are so many wonderful organizations that exist to better our community and create opportunities for the individuals living in it. This can't be done by just one, it takes a team of hard-workers and a lot of Faith. Forward Training Center...

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Heroes Appreciation Dinner

Forward Training Center has many Heroes with serving hearts. On July 26, last Thursday evening, we celebrated our ‘Renovation Heroes’ with a wonderful relaxing evening of appreciation. These individuals and businesses have given so much of their time and resources to...

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Forward Training Center FAQ’s

How did this program get established? On January 6, 2003, Christian Women’s Job Corps of Granbury (a faith-based organization) opened its doors to serve women of all ages, race and religious backgrounds. In 2016, the program was expanded to include evening GED classes...

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FTC Fundraiser “It’s a Wonderful Life”

Can you believe it? The fall months are quickly approaching! That means it's almost time for the Forward Training Center annual fundraiser, "It's a Wonderful Life" featuring dinner, an auction and a performance by the one and only, Danny Wright. This event is the...

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Jobs For Life Success Story

At the Jobs for Life graduation ceremony on May 18, 2018, Angelique Bondurant, a 2015 Jobs for Life graduate, spoke to the graduates and students about her life experiences and what brought her to Forward Training Center. At Forward Training Center of Hood County, we...

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Jobs for Life Graduation

“God gave you this life because He knows that you’re strong enough to live it.. Don’t give up.” On Friday, May 18, seven Forward Training Center (FTC) students graduated from the Jobs for Life program. To say that our newest Jobs for Life graduates are the epitome of...

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Generous Donation from Pecan Plantation Woman’s Club

Last week, Forward Training Center was blessed to receive generous support from Pecan Plantation Woman’s Club (PPWC) at their annual 'Splish, Splash, Fash.' Pecan Plantation Woman's Club is to promote fellowship among Pecan women and uses Club resources to support the...

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8 Reasons Why You Should Volunteer/Give Locally Today

1. Make a difference in your local community Trust us, we understand that it is really easy to get caught up in the daily struggles and routines of life. Life is busy already, right? How can you possibly have the time? By switching it up a bit and doing some selfless...

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