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

University of Missouri Extension of Miller County

Extension programs include Agriculture and Environment, Youth and Family, Health and Safety and Business and Community. Our Ag Business Specialist and 4H specialists are available to answer questions from 8-4 Monday through Thursday.

About

Using university research-based knowledge, University of Missouri Extension works with people to understand change, solve problems and make informed decisions. MU Extension addresses a wide range of needs that fall into three grand challenges for the state of Missouri:
Economic opportunity
Educational excellence
Healthy futures
MU Extension is a partnership of the University of Missouri campuses, Lincoln University, the people of Missouri through county extension councils, and the National Institute for Food and Agriculture of the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

Services

Business Planning

  • Business Plan Consulting, Development and Review
  • Demographic/Census Data
  • Forming a Business
  • Market Plan Development

Economic and Site Development

  • Lease Review
  • Watershed Planning

Financial Resources and Assistance

  • Obtaining Government Funding

Legal Services

  • Lease Review

Libraries and Research Organizations

  • Business Research Resources
  • Demographic/Census Data

Management Issues

  • Human Resources

Nonprofit Development

  • Board Development

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

  • Conference/Meeting and Event Space

Public Policy and Government Relations

  • Women's Business Issues

Regulatory Compliance

  • Government Requirements

Starting a Business

  • Business Research Resources
  • Forming a Business
  • Home-Based Business Training
  • Startup Classes

Tax Services

  • Tax Preparation Assistance

Technical Assistance

  • Bookkeeping/Accounting Software Training

Training

  • Bookkeeping/Accounting Software Training
  • Business Management Training
  • Business Plan Training and Assistance
Primary ContactPatricia Barrett
Addresss134 Second St
PO Box 20
Tuscumbia, MO 65082
Phone(573) 369-2394