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KC Startup Chowdown

Thursday, June 27 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm • Organized By KC Collective
300 E, 39th St, Kansas City, MO 64111


Connect with KC entrepreneurs to network and chow down. 3 companies pitch + receive meaningful feedback/questions from other founders + and as a community, we do all we can for 30-days to help those companies get to the next level. We grow as a community by giving back - one founder at a time! This event is free for KC Collective members. This event is free for KC Collective members.

Not a KC Collective member? Plexpod Westport Commons would love to have you! You can purchase tickets in advance or at the door. Tickets are only $10! Please note: we do NOT accept cash.

Want to be a part of KC Collective? Here’s what you need to know:

1. KC Collective was created by founders for founders. To join, you MUST to be a founder (tech, non-tech, come one come all) or the team member of an existing member based in the Kansas City region.
2. To advance the community, each member MUST offer their skills and help other members. This is how we all win.
3. *Each member MUST be committed to their startup and the community we're building.

*If you're an entrepreneur-in-transition or ideating a concept you'd like to launch, you get a pass!

Donald Hawkins
KC Collective
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Plexpod Westport Commons
300 E
39th St
Kansas City, MO 64111
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