The Porter House KC/Mid Continent Public Library Small Business Mentorship Program

We are proud to announce that the Porter House KC, and the Mid Con Public Library, with support from the ESHIP community, is introducing our second cohort. A customized mentoring program for small businesses with <$200K (less than) in annual sales and/or aspiring & new businesses in and around the Troost & Prospect neighborhoods in Kansas City. 

Mentors & Mentees, the program is designed to:

  • Be adaptive to small business owners most urgent needs

  • Remove the pressure of focusing on high growth 

  • Focus on hands on learning 

  • Utilize conversation to reduce stress and anxiety 

  • Inspire & increase motivation to keep moving forward 

*We are looking for diverse, passionate and skilled mentors to provide one-on-one assistance to help launch, stabilize and grow local businesses and strengthen the Troost & Prospect  neighborhood commercial corridors. 


Interested being a mentor?

Please fill out the form below. 


Interested in becoming a mentee?

Please fill out the form below.