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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Coming Up in Kansas City Entrepreneurship

KC Business CalendarThe KCSourceLink calendar is chock-full of classes and events that you can attend to learn how to start and scale your business. Jenny Miller, network builder extraordinaire, is here with a few of the highlights. Grab your calendar, and let's get to work:

If you’re looking to expand from a one-person shop into a community employer, attend Hiring Your First Employee on June 29 to learn all the first step details.  

Explore methods to get the best results from your marketing dollars during Non-Traditional Advertising for Small Business Owners on June 30.

Hear from Kansas City’s makerspace owners and operators during Digital Sandbox KC’s Summer in the Sand Series, Makerspaces: “Like a Gym for People Who Build Stuff” on July 6.

Stop by the Clay County Economic Development Council on June 28 for Travelling Office Hours to talk with me about your business so you can tap into the right resources you need right now.

KCSourceLink offices will be closed on July 4th for the holiday. Happy Independence Day!

Don't see what you're looking for? Head to the calendar or give us a call at 816-235-6500 or 866-870-6500. Kansas City is full of resources to help you succeed, and we want to help you find them.

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