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.
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Kansas City Entrepreneurship News

Mishawnda and James Mintz used a UBGI course to grow their business
Entrepreneurs pose for a photo at GEWKC 2019
KC entrepreneurs Ivan, Jamie and Romero Guizar of Evergreen Flooring
Kansas City Tech Entrepreneur Claude Harris of College Coaching Network
A boat sails across the sea with land in the distance
Three presenters host during Global Entrepreneurship Week - KC 2018
Kansas City tech entrepreneur Josh Lewis speaks on stage
Philip Hickman, Plabook | WeCreate KC | KCSourceLink
Joe Vazquez, Vazquez Commercial Contracting | WeCreate KC | KCSourceLink
Nick Ward-Bopp of Maker Village KC | WeCreate KC | KCSouceLink