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Growing Kansas Businesses

NetWork Kansas is growing an entrepreneurial environment in Kansas by cultivating resources to start and grow small businesses. We are a statewide network of non-profit business-building resources that help entrepreneurs and small business owners startup and grow successful businesses.

1 Million Cups - Manhattan

Location: Manhattan, KS
Starts: Mar 07, 2018 @ 8:00 AM

1 Million Cups - Topeka

Location: Topeka, KS
Starts: Mar 07, 2018 @ 9:00 AM

1 Million Cups - Wichita

Location: Wichita, KS
Starts: Mar 14, 2018 @ 8:30 AM

1 Million Cups - Kansas City

Location: Kansas City, MO
Starts: Apr 25, 2018 @ 9:00 AM

Nonprofit Start-Up Survival Group

Location: Wichita, KS
Starts: May 01, 2018 @ 12:00 PM

FastTrac New Venture: An Entrepreneurial Education Course

Location: Topeka, KS
Starts: Jul 31, 2018 @ 5:30 PM

Ice House Participant Spotlight: Poppin' Patriot Fireworks

Brock and Bryttni Miller completed the Ice House Entrepreneurship Program in Pawnee County during the Spring of 2017. Learn about the impact that this program has had on their company and how it has helped further develop their entrepreneurial mindset.

6 Businesses Receive Funding from NetWork Kansas During July

6 Business received funding from NetWork Kansas during July.

Ecosystem Builders Unite – 2018 ESHIP Summit Takeaways

While the position you are paid for may be as economic development or chamber director, banker, or educator, if you believe in the power of connecting and breaking down silos in your communities to support entrepreneurs, you are also an ecosystem builder. These principles can be the answer to the question, “What can I do to strengthen my ecosystem besides invest funding?” Simone Elder of NetWork Kansas recaps her experience at the 2018 ESHIP Summit coordinated by the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation.

NWKS Number of Loans_July 2018

Congrats to the following firms!

~The Hardware Store in Atchison
~Price Repair, LLC in Leoti
~Wichita Material Recover, LLC in Wichita
~Darbro Storage in Coffeyville
~Ellis Boys, Inc. in Holton
~Novadiol, Inc. in Shawnee