UMKC Innovation Center partners with the university and the community to spark and sustain entrepreneurial efforts within our region and across the country.

KCSourceLink connects KC entrepreneurs to the right resource at the right time.

MOSourceLink connects Missouri entrepreneurs to the right resource at the right time.

Whiteboard2Boardroom connects entrepreneurs and businesses to technologies available for licensing.

Digital Sandbox KC provides early-stage proof-of-concept support for digital products.

Missouri Small Business & Technology Development Center provides technical assistance to startup and existing businesses.

ScaleUP! Kansas City helps businesses with revenues around $200K scale toward their first $1 million.

Missouri Procurement Technical Assistance Centers helps local businesses obtain government contracts.

KCInvestED helps investors learn more about investing in KC startups.

SourceLink® helps communities nationwide build vibrant and vital entrepreneurial ecosystems.
UMKC Innovation Center
UMKC Innovation Center

Be a Hometown Hero: 7 Reasons to #ShopLocalKC and Help Small Businesses

Shopping local and supporting small businesses can benefit you and your community in ways you probably haven't considered.
Read more

Kansas City Entrepreneurship News

A sign in a shop window shows support for small businesses
Global Entrepreneurship Week - Kansas City
An OPEN sign hangs on a business door
Submit a GEWKC Community Event
Global Entrepreneurship Week - Kansas City 2020: How to Attend
Troostapalooza 2020 logo
From Product to Vegan Food Truck to Restaurant in 2 Years: How Mattie’s Foods Did It
A light bulb on a tack board
Submit an Event for GEWKC 2020
Submit Event Proposal for Global Entrepreneurship Week - Kansas City 2020
   

Interested in writing for or sharing your story with KCSourceLink? We welcome queries from Kansas City-based entrepreneurs and companies. Review our guidelines and fill out our guest blog form.