Become an Investor

The Yakima County Development Association enjoys a strong track record of accomplishments that are triggering economic growth throughout Yakima County.

We urge you to join us in our vision – help us make a tangible difference for communities and people throughout the Yakima Valley.  Contact us to learn more about becoming an investor

Learn how we are Building the Regional Economy

The development association is primarily funded by private business investments and local government grants.  We currently have over 260 member investors and is always interested in adding new investors to our team.  Click here to see a list of our current member investors.

Below is an outline of the annual investment levels:

Divisions Annual Investment Level
Founders $50,000+
Platinum $15,000 – $49,999
Gold $5,000 – $14,999
Silver $1000 – $4,999
Bronze $500 – $999

Note: A investment in Yakima County Development Association may be deductible as a trade or business expense, if ordinary and necessary in the conduct of business expense. A donation to the our foundation may be deductible as a charitable contribution. The Yakima County Development Association (YCDA) is qualified as a tax exempt organization under section 501 (c) (6) of the Internal Revenue Code. New Vision has also established a charitable trust that is qualified as a tax exempt organization under section 501 (c) (3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Please seek the counsel of a qualified tax consultant regarding the deductibility of your investment. In-kind services or products are accepted only if they are services or products that would normally be purchased as a course of doing business. The decision to accept in-kind investments rests solely with YCDA’s Executive Committee.