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
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Digital Sandbox KC Annual Report

Digital Sandbox Celebrates Its Impact with 2015 Annual Report

The numbers tell part of the story: 55 proof-of-concept ideas funded since 2013, 27 new businesses created, $22.7 million in follow-on funding and 247 total new jobs created. Digital Sandbox KC is making a difference for early-stage startups—and doing its part to help make Kansas City America’s most entrepreneurial city.

In its 2015 annual report, Digital Sandbox KC shares its story, its successes and its impact. View the full report here to see who's playing in the Sandbox and how those entrepreneurs are moving ideas, creating jobs and strengthening Kansas City's economy. 

Digital Sandbox KC Infographic

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