About Us

Opportunities Industrialization Center (OIC) of Washington, a nonprofit Community Action Agency established in 1971, strives to eliminate unemployment, poverty and illiteracy so that people of all colors and creeds can live their lives with greater human dignity. We work to afford a second chance to individuals and families with multiple life challenges. OIC provides services through five divisions including:

For over 43 years in partnership with community, local, state and federal partners, we are proud to have helped Yakima and Washington residents become self-sufficient through our programs including job skills training, high school education completion, energy assistance, emergency food assistance, youth and senior services.

OIC is dedicated to helping individuals and families improve the quality of their lives. Through innovative collaborations and partnerships, we look forward to many more years of making our vision for the underserved populations a working reality through the Valley. 

OIC provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees, applicants for employment, program applicants, clients, participants and vendors without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or genetics.  In addition to federal law requirements, OIC complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which OIC complies with applicable state and local laws governing non discrimination in employment in every location in which OIC has facilities.  This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.  OIC is an EEO and provider of employment and training services. Auxiliary aids/services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.  For TTY relay call 1-800-833-6388

Come and see us today at 815 Fruitvale Blvd., Yakima Washington or give us a call at 509-248-6751 to see if you qualify for our services.

OIC of Washington: Empowering People, Changing the World.

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