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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.

Business Basics Online

Location: Overland Park, KS
Starts: Jan 08, 2018 @ 12:01 AM

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

Next Maker Space Boot Camp Announced

The next Maker Space Boot Camp will be September 18-20 at Fab Lab ICC in Independence, Kan.. The Maker Space Boot Camp is a NetWork Kansas board certified program that qualifies for the use of E-Community loan funds to cover registration and travel expenses for participants in Entrepreneurship (E-) Communities.

Destination BootCamp® Business Spotlight: Sonya and James Cantrell, Cantrell's Jewelry

James and Sonya Cantrell attended Destination BootCamp® (DBC) in the spring of 2017. In this piece, Sonya describes how this program has had an impact on the growth of their business beyond their immediate market.

E-Community Students Compete in the Kansas Entrepreneurship Challenge State Championship

The Kansas Entrepreneurship Challenge (KEC) State Championship, hosted by the Kansas State University Center for the Advancement of Entrepreneurship, and sponsored by the Kansas Masonic Foundation, took place on April 24th and awarded high school entrepreneurs with over $18,000 in prize money. This statewide competition featured high school and middle school students from 35 Entrepreneurship (E-) Communities across Kansas.

NWKS Number of Loans_May 2018

Congrats to the following firms!

~Preferred Equipment Co. in Inman, KS
~Rocking KM Veterinary Service, LLC in Cottonwood Falls, KS
~Lutz Brothers Oil, LLC in Atchison, KS
~Brant's Market, LLC in Lucas, KS
~Bethany Swafford Agency in Belleville, KS
~Fox Home Innovations, LLC in St. George, KS
~Valley View Memorial Park in Manhattan, KS
~Advanced Athletics in Easton, KS
~GA Consultants in Hoisington, KS
~Chiropractic Element, LLC in Lawrence, KS
~Charles Corey Battaglear in Coffeyville, KS
~Pixius Communications, LLC in Wichita, KS
~Visibility Optics, LLC in Wichita, KS
~Brickyard 20 Ale House in Emporia, KS