About Us

Who We Are

The York County Economic Alliance is a 501(c)6 organization founded in 2012 through an affiliation between York County’s chamber and economic development organizations.

We are the county’s primary business resource for facilitating expansion, funding, redevelopment, networking, business-to-business promotion, advocacy and workforce development among many other services.


Mission

To lead economic growth, connect local businesses to resources and each other and advocate for business and the community to create a prosperous York County.

Vision

To be York County’s recognized resource for leading business growth and economic development.

Values

  • Positive Change — Commit to innovation and continuous improvement.
  • Passion for Results — Deliver economically impactful projects, programs and services.
  • Unity — Ignite a collaborative fire internally and externally.
  • Integrity — Earn daily the confidence, trust and respect of our members and community.

Purpose:

Many Resources … One Network

The York County Economic Alliance is a collaboration of dedicated entities that together is the single source for action and information that helps businesses, education and government create a flourishing commerce environment and build stronger communities.

Together we lead with a common vision of prosperity. The Alliance sparks community growth by helping identify, prioritize and implement life-changing economic development opportunities. We recruit and assist companies relocating to York County.

The Economic Alliance connects local businesses to information and programs that nourish prosperity. We provide networking opportunities to magnify relationships and offer programs for professional and workforce development and professional recognition … enhancing our connection with each other and with our communities.

At the Economic Alliance we advocate as the collective voice of pro-business policy and community efforts of all shapes and sizes in and around York County. Together our voice becomes a powerful tool in helping to transform our companies, our communities and our quality of life.

Together the Economic Alliance supports an environment of innovation through a spirit of entrepreneurship that drives business and job growth. Together we nurture talent that strengthens workforce development and enhances business investment. Together we improve the quality of life in our communities, enticing new talent to live and work in York County.

Together we prosper.

YCEA 2015 Annual Report (pdf)