Reports

Latest Reports

Our Valley Our Future / Nuestro Valle Nuestro Futuro has released several reports since 2015 to assist game-changer projects, to provide updates on operations, and to boost community discussions.

2021

"Our Path Forward: Regional Thinking, Inclusion and Collaboration" Report, 2020

This report takes a look at past collaborative efforts, explains why the ‘regional thinking, inclusion and collaboration” approach matters more than ever today, and sets the stage for new opportunities to be explored and implemented. The report was researched and written by Our Valley Our Future’s One Community Working Group.

OVOF COVID-19 Pandemic Impact Survey, 2020 (English)

Here are the results of a survey conducted by Our Valley Our Future in May 2020 to measure the early impacts of the Coronavirus pandemic on the economic and social well-being of residents. More than 600 residents, including 27 percent who self-identified as Latino, completed the survey.

2020

"Our Path Forward: Regional Thinking, Inclusion and Collaboration" Report, 2020

This report takes a look at past collaborative efforts, explains why the ‘regional thinking, inclusion and collaboration” approach matters more than ever today, and sets the stage for new opportunities to be explored and implemented. The report was researched and written by Our Valley Our Future’s One Community Working Group.

OVOF COVID-19 Pandemic Impact Survey, 2020 (English)

Here are the results of a survey conducted by Our Valley Our Future in May 2020 to measure the early impacts of the Coronavirus pandemic on the economic and social well-being of residents. More than 600 residents, including 27 percent who self-identified as Latino, completed the survey.

OVOF COVID-19 Pandemic Impact Survey, 2020 (Spanish)

Here are the results in Spanish of a survey conducted by Our Valley Our Future in May 2020 to measure the early impacts of the coronavirus pandemic on the economic and social well-being of residents. More than 600 residents, including 27 percent who self-identified as Latino, completed the survey.

OVOF Annual Report, 2020

For its 2020 Annual Report, Our Valley Our Future focused on the work of lead partners and the outcomes and successes derived from the community’s Action Plan.

Housing in Our Valley Report, 2020

Here is a look at how the 18 recommendations in the Housing Solution Group’s “Where Will We Live?” report have fared. This white paper fulfills “Task 2.1 / Compile an Annual Housing Report,” one of the 18 recommendations.

2019

OVOF One Community Roundtable I Report, September 18, 2019

Here are comments from a roundtable of community leaders held by OVOF’s One Community Working Group on Sept. 18, 2019. The topic was regional thinking, inclusion and collaboration. These comments were utilized by the One Community Working Group in its 2020 report, “Our Path Forward: Regional Thinking, Inclusion and Collaboration”.

OVOF One Community Roundtable II Report, October 16, 2019

Here are comments from a roundtable of young community leaders held by OVOF’s One Community Working Group on Oct. 16, 2019. The topic was regional thinking, inclusion and collaboration. These comments were utilized by the One Community Working Group in its 2020 report, “Our Path Forward: Regional Thinking, Inclusion and Collaboration”.

Wenatchee Valley Technology and Innovation Analysis Full Report, 2019

Washington State University’s IMPACT Center was commissioned by Our Valley Our Future to identify local tech sector gaps and opportunities. The study was called for in the Technology Hub game-changer project in the OVOF Action Plan. A Working Group tied to the Tech Hub game-changer oversaw the WSU study.

Wenatchee Valley Technology and Innovation Analysis Flyer, 2019

Here is a graphically designed four-page flyer highlighting the key findings from WSU’s local tech sector study.

2018

The Bridge Research & Innovation District Strategic Plan, 2018

This strategic plan for The Bridge Research & Innovation District game-changer in the Our Valley Our Future Action Plan includes a mission statement, vision statement, four focus areas encompassing 21 strategies, along with desired outcomes and timelines for each of the strategies.

"Where Will We Live?" Housing Report, 2018

In late 2018, following a year of research, the Housing Solutions Group released a report listing 18 recommendations to add more middle-market housing in Chelan and Douglas counties. The Housing Solutions Group, composed of housing industry representatives and community members from across the region, is an outgrowth of the Regional Housing Approach game-changer project in the Our Valley Our Future Action Plan.

2017

OVOF Report to the Community, 2017

This Our Valley Our Future report chronicles the first year of the community’s Action Plan implementation phase.

OVOF Housing Survey, 2017

Here are the overall results of a regional housing survey conducted by Our Valley Our Future in July-August 2017. More than 1,700 residents completed the survey. Key findings from this survey were utilized by the Housing Solutions Group to develop recommendations contained in the group’s 2018 “Where Will We Live?” housing report.

OVOF Housing Survey Summary, 2017

Here are the key findings from a regional housing survey conducted by Our Valley Our Future in July-August 2017. More than 1,700 residents completed the survey. These findings were utilized by the Housing Solutions Group to develop recommendations contained in the group’s 2018 “Where Will We Live?” housing report.

Workforce Needs Assessment Report, 2017

This report was the result of a workforce needs survey of major employers in the region. The survey and report met the objectives of the “Learn 2.1 / Workforce Needs Assessment” project in the Our Valley Our Future Action Plan.

2015

Community Survey Report, 2015

This report captures the key findings of the public outreach portion of Our Valley Our Future’s initial visioning and planning work in 2015.

Community Stakeholder Report, 2015

This report captures the key findings of stakeholder interviews conducted by Our Valley Our Future. These interviews were another key component of Our Valley Our Future’s initial visioning and planning work in 2015.