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

Mid-America LGBT Chamber of Commerce

The Mid-America LGBT Chamber of Commerce advocates, promotes and facilitates the success of the LGBT business community and their allies through the guiding principles of equality, inclusion, economics and education to create, identify and enhance business opportunities for the LGBT and allied community.

About

The Mid-America LGBT Chamber of Commerce advocates, promotes and facilitates the success of the LGBT and allied business community through the guiding principles of equality, inclusion, economics and education to create, identify and enhance business opportunities for LGBT and allied organizations, thereby fostering a more inclusive and vibrant economy in Mid-America.

We are currently focused on building the organization’s foundation in Kansas City.  Our future plans call for the Mid-America LGBTCC to be a resource for the four-state area of Missouri, Kansas, Nebraska, and Oklahoma. Our Chamber has grown since our founding in 2012 to over four hundred member businesses which include large corporations, small businesses, sole proprietorships, individuals, government offices and non-profits.

Services

Management Issues

  • Leadership/Professional Development

Mentoring

  • Peer Mentoring

Public Policy and Government Relations

  • LGBT Business Issues

Selling to the Government and Large Corporations

  • Obtaining Government Contracts
Primary ContactSuzanne Wheeler
AddressP.O. Box 5961
Kansas City, KS 64171
Phone(816) 474-3558