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
UMKC Innovation Center


How will you chart your path to success—and who is ready to help you along the way?

With 240+ business resources in our entrepreneurial network, KCSourceLink helps you find the right coaches, mentors, events, programs and even investors to help you reach your next milestone.

Your Entrepreneurial Journey: Mapped

Free, friendly and fast, your Personal Action Plan is your customized checklist to the things you need to do and the people you need to meet to move your Kansas City business forward.

Your business's Personalized Action Plan is free

We will email you your free Personal Action Plan with your next steps based on: 
  • who you are (your industry and demographics)
  • which city you live in (your zip code)
  • what you need (be sure to let us know how we can help you and give us your phone number if we have follow up questions) 

Once you complete this action plan, keep coming back for more help to grow your business — we will make it easy and check in to make sure you’re on the path to success. Again, for free. 

 Connect your KC business with business-ready resources. Friendly: 

We love Kansas City for its one degree of entrepreneurship. And we love that KCSourceLink is the hub for all things entrepreneurship.

Once you receive your Personal Action Plan, feel free to give us a call at 816-235-6500 if you have further questions about funding, marketing, business plans, startup assistance, mentors, taxes, legal, hiring, exporting, franchising, etc. We have real people who answer real phones.

 Get your Personalized Action Plan in 1 Business Day Fast: 

Within one business day, your Personal Action Plan is in your inbox. You have a business to grow and helping you grow your business is our business. 


KCSourceLink is ready to connect you with the next steps and next resources to take your Kansas City business to the next level.

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