WE BUILD COMMUNITIES

America’s SBDCs help make the dream of small business ownership a reality for more Americans — creating jobs and opportunities that build communities throughout the nation.

See how the Kansas SBDC has served its communities.

RURAL DEVELOPMENT

6,472

jobs were supported by rural Kansas SBDC clients

RURAL DEVELOPMENT

6,472

jobs were supported by rural Kansas SBDC clients

RURAL DEVELOPMENT

6,472

jobs were supported by rural Kansas SBDC clients

RURAL DEVELOPMENT

6,472

jobs were supported by rural Kansas SBDC clients

UNDERSERVED COMMUNITIES

The Kansas Small Business Development Cener always took the time to visit with me, no matter how big or small my inquiries were at any time of the day.

Chi em Eats

UNDERSERVED COMMUNITIES

The Kansas Small Business Development Cener always took the time to visit with me, no matter how big or small my inquiries were at any time of the day.

Chi em Eats

UNDERSERVED COMMUNITIES

The Kansas Small Business Development Cener always took the time to visit with me, no matter how big or small my inquiries were at any time of the day.

Mai Fields

Chi em Eats

UNDERSERVED COMMUNITIES

The Kansas Small Business Development Cener always took the time to visit with me, no matter how big or small my inquiries were at any time of the day.

Chi em Eats

EXPORT

$13.7 mil

in export sales reported by Kansas SBDC clients in 2021

EXPORT

$13.7 mil

in export sales reported by Kansas SBDC clients in 2021

EXPORT

$13.7 mil

in export sales reported by Kansas SBDC clients in 2021

EXPORT

$13.7 mil

in export sales reported by Kansas SBDC clients in 2021

MILLENNIALS + GEN-Z

The Kansas SBDC spent hours with us combing through all aspects of the business, making sure we were confident moving ahead. When we didn't know the answers, we knew we could count on them to help us find information to successfully execute our ideas

TOAST, LLC

MILLENNIALS + GEN-Z

The Kansas SBDC spent hours with us combing through all aspects of the business, making sure we were confident moving ahead. When we didn't know the answers, we knew we could count on them to help us find information to successfully execute our ideas

TOAST, LLC

MILLENNIALS + GEN-Z

The Kansas SBDC spent hours with us combing through all aspects of the business, making sure we were confident moving ahead. When we didn't know the answers, we knew we could count on them to help us find information to successfully execute our ideas

Heather Horton

TOAST, LLC

MILLENNIALS + GEN-Z

The Kansas SBDC spent hours with us combing through all aspects of the business, making sure we were confident moving ahead. When we didn't know the answers, we knew we could count on them to help us find information to successfully execute our ideas

TOAST, LLC

TECH DEVELOPMENT

40

Innovators match with tech scouts at annual Encountering Innovation event

TECH DEVELOPMENT

40

Innovators match with tech scouts at annual Encountering Innovation event

TECH DEVELOPMENT

40

Innovators match with tech scouts at annual Encountering Innovation event

TECH DEVELOPMENT

40

Innovators match with tech scouts at annual Encountering Innovation event

COVID-19 RESPONSE

The Kansas Small Business Development Center had quick communication, solid referrals, and a vested interest in my project!

The Haven Event Space

COVID-19 RESPONSE

The Kansas Small Business Development Center had quick communication, solid referrals, and a vested interest in my project!

The Haven Event Space

COVID-19 RESPONSE

The Kansas Small Business Development Center had quick communication, solid referrals, and a vested interest in my project!

Blake Harris

The Haven Event Space

COVID-19 RESPONSE

The Kansas Small Business Development Center had quick communication, solid referrals, and a vested interest in my project!

The Haven Event Space

DISASTER RECOVERY

Limestone Pizza Kitchen Bar Doubles Capacity with CARES Funding

With assistance from the Kansas SBDC, long-time client Limestone Pizza Kitchen and Bar secured PPP and RRF funds, negotiated an extensive outdoor patio with the landlord, and doubled seating capacity. Adapting the business model and restructuring staffing and wages led to reduced turnover and enhanced customer service, despite the COVID-19 pandemic.

DISASTER RECOVERY

Limestone Pizza Kitchen Bar Doubles Capacity with CARES Funding

With assistance from the Kansas SBDC, long-time client Limestone Pizza Kitchen and Bar secured PPP and RRF funds, negotiated an extensive outdoor patio with the landlord, and doubled seating capacity. Adapting the business model and restructuring staffing and wages led to reduced turnover and enhanced customer service, despite the COVID-19 pandemic.

DISASTER RECOVERY

Limestone Pizza Kitchen Bar Doubles Capacity with CARES Funding

With assistance from the Kansas SBDC, long-time client Limestone Pizza Kitchen and Bar secured PPP and RRF funds, negotiated an extensive outdoor patio with the landlord, and doubled seating capacity. Adapting the business model and restructuring staffing and wages led to reduced turnover and enhanced customer service, despite the COVID-19 pandemic.

DISASTER RECOVERY

Limestone Pizza Kitchen Bar Doubles Capacity with CARES Funding

With assistance from the Kansas SBDC, long-time client Limestone Pizza Kitchen and Bar secured PPP and RRF funds, negotiated an extensive outdoor patio with the landlord, and doubled seating capacity. Adapting the business model and restructuring staffing and wages led to reduced turnover and enhanced customer service, despite the COVID-19 pandemic.

VETERANS

271

Veterans received Kansas SBDC services in 2021

VETERANS

271

Veterans received Kansas SBDC services in 2021

VETERANS

271

Veterans received Kansas SBDC services in 2021

VETERANS

271

Veterans received Kansas SBDC services in 2021

WOMEN-OWNED

$20.5 mil

in capital accessed by female clients of the Kansas SBDC in 2021

WOMEN-OWNED

$20.5 mil

in capital accessed by female clients of the Kansas SBDC in 2021

WOMEN-OWNED

$20.5 mil

in capital accessed by female clients of the Kansas SBDC in 2021

WOMEN-OWNED

$20.5 mil

in capital accessed by female clients of the Kansas SBDC in 2021

SPECIAL POPULATIONS

83%

of 2021 client business starts in 2021 were from underserved populations

SPECIAL POPULATIONS

83%

of 2021 client business starts in 2021 were from underserved populations

SPECIAL POPULATIONS

83%

of 2021 client business starts in 2021 were from underserved populations

SPECIAL POPULATIONS

83%

of 2021 client business starts in 2021 were from underserved populations

Network Contact:
Greg Jordan, State Director
785-296-6514
jordan@ksbdc.net