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

New Growth

New Growth works to cultivate a sustainable business community from deep roots, connecting neighbors with shared visions and resources, and bringing forth what locals love about West Central Missouri.

About

At New Growth, we build the business-to-business and community-to-community linkages needed to grow local ownership and lasting livelihoods from our deep rural roots. Collaboration is essential. Organizations working as a team with New Growth and West Central Missouri Community Action Agency include the Kaysinger Basin Regional Planning Commission, the Small Business Development Center at State Fair Community College, St. Clair County Economic Development, and the University of Missouri Extension.

 

A NEW ERA OF HEALTH AND WEALTH

New Growth works in tandem with its parent organization, the West Central Missouri Community Action Agency, to improve lives and livelihoods in nine west central Missouri counties: Bates, Benton, Cass, Cedar, Henry, Hickory, Morgan, St. Clair, and Vernon.

New Growth, West Central and partners are pulling together the resources, organizations, and regional will needed to launch a new era of community health and wealth in west central Missouri.

As a community development corporation, New Growth works to advance rural people and places toward a stronger tomorrow. It builds on West Central’s work since 1965 to assist individuals and families in need today.

Collaboration is essential. Organizations working as a team with New Growth and West Central include the Kaysinger Basin Regional Planning Commission and the regional Small Business and Technology Development Center.

Together, New Growth, West Central and partners aim to eliminate poverty here by pulling together the resources, organizations, and regional will needed to launch a new era of community health and wealth.

Services

Networking Organizations

  • Geographically Based
  • Small Business/General
Primary ContactPatty Cantrell
AddressOsceola, MO 64776
Phone(417) 646-6900