Entrepreneurial Ecosystem

Update on Funding Available to Kansas City Entrepreneurs and Businesses

Investors and organizations across the Kansas City region have rallied to improve access to capital for area entrepreneurs. See the latest.

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Long read: Kansas City Women Entrepreneurs Speak Out

On International Women’s Day, we convened a panel of women business owners in KC to discuss the highs and lows of entrepreneurship. Here’s what they said.

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Share Your Entrepreneurial Insight with the Kansas State Government

The Enterprise Center in Johnson County is spearheading the Kauffman Foundation’s Entrepreneurs’ Policy Network and wants to take your voice to the capitol.

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How KCSourceLink Helped KC Entrepreneurship Grow in 2017

Entrepreneurs are at the center of all we do here at KCSourceLink: they are our passion and our mission. For the past 15 years (our crystal anniversary is coming up this June!), we’ve helped connect entrepreneurs to the right resource at the right time and leveraged our knowledge of Kansas City’s...

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Show Me the Money: KC Startups That Received Funding in January

Each month, we highlight the businesses in Kansas City that are receiving funding and making all the right moves to grow.

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Your 10 Favorite Entrepreneurs in Action in 2017

Kansas City entrepreneurs (and the ecosystem that supports them) had quite the year. See which stories you couldn't get enough off.

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Kauffman Foundation Awards $840K to Accelerate KC Programs and Entrepreneurial Success

Kansas City is determined to become America’s most entrepreneurial city, and once again, the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation has made it clear—we got your back, KC. On Tuesday, the Foundation granted eight local venture accelerators $840,000 in awards through their KC Accelerator Challenge. “Our goal is to increase entrepreneurial success in...

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