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2018 Annual Gala Fundraiser

What a magical night it was! On November 30, 2018, community members gathered at Lake Granbury Conference Center to not only support Forward Training Center of Hood County, but learn about the mission and give with selfless hearts towards a common goal to improve the community we call home.

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Community Spotlight: Christian Brothers Automotive

Forward Training Center could not exist in the Hood County community if it weren't for the selfless local individuals and businesses to sacrifice their time and some of their profits to give back to a cause they believe in. We have been so fortunate to partner with so...

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Success

Success! Thank you for your support Help Us Help Others. Do you want to make a difference in someone’s life? Here’s How.  Invest in the lives of our participants living right here in our community!  Customer Reference: Customer Reference: To make a donation by...

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What is the Jobs For Life Program?

Unemployment and underemployment is a global problem that must start locally to solve. Nearly 3 billion people live in poverty, and 1.3 billion live in extreme poverty. Just let that sink in for a second. That is half of the world population. Jobs for Life. It’s a...

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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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