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

Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Greater Kansas City

The Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Greater Kansas City is dedicated to the creation, advancement, promotion and development of economic opportunities within the Hispanic market and business community.

About

The Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Greater Kansas City is dedicated to the creation, advancement, promotion and development of economic opportunities within the Hispanic market and business community.

The primary purpose of the Chamber is to provide an environment for and assists in the development and growth of Hispanic owned businesses. The Hispanic Chamber provides direct business assistance with:

  • Obtaining financing
  • Export Assistance
  • Obtaining minority certification
  • Issues related to the Hispanic Business Community

 Membership in the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce provides access to:

  • Networking opportunities
  • Member business referrals
  • Quarterly business-oriented seminars
  • Resource library
  • “Small business task force”
  • Quarterly publication: “Su Negocis (Your Business)”

The Chamber also sponsors Latinos of Tomorrow to encourage entrepreneurship among youth with education and professional development.

Services

Business Planning

  • Business Plan Consulting, Development and Review
  • Demographic/Census Data
  • Forming a Business

Financial Resources and Assistance

  • Obtaining Debt Funding
  • Obtaining Equity Funding
  • Obtaining Government Funding

Import and Export Assistance

  • Networking/Exploring Exporting
  • Trade Education and Training

Libraries and Research Organizations

  • Demographic/Census Data

Marketing/Sales

  • Demographics/Census Data

Networking Organizations

  • Demographically Based

Public Policy and Government Relations

  • Hispanic Business
  • Kansas Business Issues
  • Missouri Business Issues

Selling to the Government and Large Corporations

  • Government and Military Specifications
  • Obtaining Corporate Contracts
  • Obtaining Government Contracts
  • Registration Assistance

Starting a Business

  • Forming a Business
  • Startup Business Counseling
Primary ContactCarlos Gomez
Phone(816) 472-6767