YCEA Signature & Series Events

Signature Events

Join our annual Signature Events throughout the year as a way to engage the community that continues to support the York County Economic Alliance including various outings, dinners, award ceremonies, and more. For additional information on any events listed, please contact Megan Kreiser, MKreiser@yceapa.org.

Showcasing YoCo

Showcasing YoCo highlights YCEA’s accomplishments and lays the groundwork for the coming year. Following a reception, the event features dinner, entertainment and awards ceremony honoring the recipients of the Small Business of the Year, Ignite Young Professional. Revolutionary Award of Innovation, White Rose Appreciation and ATHENA awards. There are also varying levels of sponsorship.

Business Achievement Award

The Business Achievement Award Dinner celebrates the career of an influential business individual who has made a lasting impact on the overall health of the community and economy.

Golf Outing

Swing into summer at the York County Economic Alliance Golf Outing.  The Outing begins with a lunch followed by networking and golf.  The day ends with dinner, awards and prizes.

Spirit of York County Awards

The Spirit of York County Awards honors York County volunteers, elected and appointed officials and community organizations and individuals for their service to the York County community.

Series Events

YCEA’s Series Events are the perfect networking opportunities for members to connect with other professionals, or even potential customers, in an intimate and informal small group setting.

Member Orientation

Member Orientations provide attendees with a comprehensive overview of York County Economic Alliance events, programs and committees, ways to reap the most benefit from Alliance membership and an opportunity to network with business owners and executives in an intimate and informal small group setting. Member Orientations are ideal for new members, those new to the member organization and those who are interested in getting reconnected with the York County Economic Alliance.

WBCO Educational Lunches

The WBCO offers access to educational and professional development workshops that happen on the second Tuesday of each month. These luncheon workshops feature dynamic speakers who share their skills, experience, and knowledge on topics of particular significance to business and professional women.

Economics Club Breakfast Series

The Economics Club Breakfast Series are incisive monthly breakfasts featuring economic and business updates important to York County.

YoCo Connect Live

YoCo Connect Live is a social and networking opportunity for Economic Alliance members to meet other business people and potential customers.  YoCo Connect Live takes place from 5-7 p.m. at a member’s place of business where they can showcase their company to attendees.  Beverages and hors d’oeuvres are served and tours are encouraged.

Advocacy Events

Join our Advocacy events throughout the year as a way to engage the community that continues to support the York County Economic Alliance.

Legislative Luncheon

Staff Contact: David Gonzalez, 717.718.7847

Held each Spring, the YCEA invites local legislatures to speak on a relevant topic to the York County community. From State Representatives to local government, to Federal representation, the format is usually panel style and moderated. This serves to provide updates to our community, and also engage our government leaders and lawmakers in the matters impacted YoCo.

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Membership in the York County Economic Alliance benefits everyone who lives and works in York County. Fill out an application and discover the benefits of becoming a YCEA Member.