Powered By KCSourceLink
KCInvestEd

Toolkit

Hop on the Money Line. Get a clear picture of all the funding resources in Kansas City for early-stage companies.

So you want to invest in early-stage companies in Kansas City?

Here are some resources that might help you along the way.

KCInvestED blog provides up-to-date information about early-stage investing in Kansas City, including our Show Me the Money list of recently funded companies.

KCInvestED events highlights upcoming activities of interest to early-stage investors and entrepreneurial companies.

The Angel Capital Association is one of the education leaders in the field of early-stage investing. They offer a number of educational webinars, workshops, blogs and reports each year.

Read more (blog posts):

How to Become an Angel Investor

What Every Angel Should Know Before Writing Their First Check

How Much Due Diligence Does an Angel Really Need to Do?

Learn more (webinars):

Beginner’s Guide to Term Sheets

The Basics of Cap Tables

Valuation of Early Stage Companies

For more in-depth information and education about angel investing, go to the Angel Capital Association.

Interested in joining an angel group?  

Mid-America Angels

Laura Classen, 913.438.2282
laura@midamericaangels.com

Women's Capital Conection

Kelly Sievers, 913.492.5922
ksievers@womenscapitalconnection.com 

Northland Angel Investor Network

Dave Palmstein, 816.468.4989
info@clayedc.com 

Resources

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

Funding for KC Entrepreneurs

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

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

Funding for KC Entrepreneurs

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

How to Test if Your Business Idea Will Sink or Swim

dog jumps in water and swims

This is what you need to do to to figure out if the market has enough room for one more business: yours.

5 Things Banks Look for When You Apply for a Small-Business Loan

magnifying glass magnifies money in a pile of clutter

If you're thinking about apply for a small-business loan, consider these five vital questions before you head to the bank.

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

Funding for KC Entrepreneurs

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

Getting on the Road and out of Corporate America through Entrepreneurship

Bess Lamoreux Box Truck Barber Mobile Barber Shop

Bess Lamoreux worked in corporate America for more than decade before leaving her job to pursue her entrepreneurial vision: a barber shop on wheels.

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

Companies receiving funding in Kansas City

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

Kansas City Startup PerfectCube Solves FinTech Problems from the Inside Out

Kansas City Startup PerfectCube Solves Problems from the Inside Out

After selling their financial technology company in 2008, Mark and Jim decided to pursue a side project on data analytics. Step one? Gelato store.

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

Funding for KC Entrepreneurs

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

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

Startups receiving funding in Kansas City

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