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

St. Louis Fashion Fund

Saint Louis Fashion Fund is reclaiming the city's fashion roots. Together, we're supporting emerging designers, stimulating local interest in the industry and building awareness of global fashion trends. We're putting St. Louis back on the map as a fashion capital.


Future Fashion: Workshops and open lab- Future Fashion is dedicated to exploring the fantastical world of fashion through creativity, design thinking and real world fashion. 

Fashion Lab- The Fashion Lab is a combination of professional and educational opportunities promoting community, collaboration and connection within the fashion industry. 

Fashion Incubator- Saint Louis Fashion Incubator (SLFI) is a two-year, intensive program offering emerging designers tools and guidance to take their businesses to the next level. Our inaugural class kicked off in January 2017, offering the chosen six SLFI designers tools, education, and mentorship. 


Office, Incubator, Accelerator, Laboratory, Kitchen and Meeting Space

  • Incubator Space

Starting a Business

  • Startup Classes
Primary ContactAudra Harrold
Address1533 Washington Avenue
Saint Louis, MO 63103
Phone(314) 400-9300