Coaches Corner: Resources for Women Entrepreneurs
March is Women’s History Month, a time to celebrate the women who have paved a path to equality and bettered our society, past and present.
Here at KCSourceLink, we and our Resource Partners not only honor those women of our past, but we're also focused on helping this and new generations of women pave our future.
Below are just a sampling of women-focused resources that help women entrepreneurs increase their influence and impact. Whether you’re looking for networking opportunity, a FastTrac class, a roundtable of like-minded peers or other opportunities to start or grow your women-led business, our Resource Partners, these and the 200+ in our network, are ready to help.
Resources for Women Entrepreneurs
serves as a catalyst to foster and empower aspiring and established female entrepreneurs by providing them with the support and community necessary to succeed.
is a preeminent membership organization in the Kansas City area which provides the venue and voice for women seeking to reach their full personal and professional potential.
Kansas City Council of Women Business Owners
provides a forum specifically for seasoned women business owners that will work to better the business climate for all women business owners.
Kansas Department of Commerce, Office of Minority & Women Business Development
promotes business development with a focus on minority-owned and women-owned businesses.
KCK Women's Chamber of Commerce
promotes the strengths of women and their contributions in leadership roles.
Missouri Women's Council at Missouri Department of Economic Development
promotes the economic success of Missouri women by connecting them to information and resources.
Missouri Chapter of Women Entrepreneurs of America, Inc.
guides, supports and encourages women to reach their full potential in their pursuit for business success.
National Association of Women Business Owners
is the only national organization specifically for women business owners that strives to stimulate business and economic opportunity for local, national and international women entrepreneurs.
OneKC for Women
is an umbrella alliance that helps women find the resources, opportunities and connections needed to advance employment opportunities, start a business, grow a business or receive guidance and support in overcoming barriers to success.
By working together as OneKC for Women, these three partner organizations can better achieve a common goal: empowering women to achieve financial independence.
- Women’s Employment Network
is a not-for-profit organization whose mission is to assist women in raising their self-esteem and achieving economic independence through sustained employment.
- Women’s Business Center
provides training, mentoring, networking opportunities and business consulting to help women start & grow their businesses.
- Women’s Capital Connection
is a regional network of accredited angel investors dedicated to identifying and funding the most promising start-up business opportunities in the region.
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