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Rise Up, Get Started Entrepreneurship Showcase: Kansas City's First Entrepreneurship Competition for Formerly Incarcerated People

Join us at Kansas City’s first entrepreneurship competition for formerly incarcerated people, hosted by Determination, Incorporated, a startup nonprofit and Inclusion Open grant recipient from the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation. Meet the community of dedicated entrepreneurs, see who wins a grant to start or grow their business, and learn how you can support the mission of Determination, Incorporated: creating a pathway to opportunity for formerly incarcerated people through entrepreneurship.


Monday, Nov 18 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm


Black Archives of Mid-America- B2.2
1722 E 17th Terrace
Kansas City, MO 64108
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For more information contact:
Kyle Smith
Determination, Incorporated
(816) 607-1873

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