Spotlight: EDA’s University Center Economic Development Program: Higher Education Resources and Expertise Supporting Local Plans to Grow Businesses
Success Story: KCSourceLink: Helping Entrepreneurs Connect the Dots
Our University Centers are making a real difference in providing the support businesses and communities need for success. One example is the University of Missouri Kansas City’s KCSourceLink University Center program, which connects a network of over 240 entrepreneurs and small businesses in the 18-county Kansas City region to find the right business resources to start, scale or accelerate.
Recently, KCSourceLink issued its 4th Annual “We Create KC” report (PDF), which outlines the impact the program is having on making Kansas City “America’s Most Entrepreneurial City.”
Highlights from the report include:
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