Yakima County is particularly well suited for key industries like food processing, warehouse/distribution, industrial machinery and supplies, aerospace, back office and health care industries. Operating with the believe that we win when we work together, YCDA businesses have secured $500+ million in investments and created/retained 10,500+ jobs.
The Yakima Valley’s history has deep ties to agriculture and enjoys a vibrant heritage in the Yakama Nation, Latino, Japanese, and Filipino cultures. All of which have given rise to the valley’s rich array of museums, exhibits, and renowned seasonal produce.
At YCDA, we believe in empowering small businesses through comprehensive support and resources. Whether you are at the inception stage, aiming to grow your existing business, or seeking digital and financial education, we have tailored programs to meet your unique needs. We are committed to offering resources, workshops, and expert guidance to cultivate a thriving business community.