The Porter House KC/Missouri Small Business Development Center at UMKC /Entrepreneur Business Basics                  Small Business Mentorship Program

We are proud to announce that the Porter House KC, Missouri Small Business Development Center at UMKC, and Entrepreneur Business Basics are introducing our partnership, and newest cohort. This is a customized 12 week mentoring program for urban small businesses with <$200K (less than) in annual sales and/or aspiring & new businesses in Kansas City, MO and Kansas City, KS Metro areas. 

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 also looking for diverse, passionate and skilled mentors to provide one-on-one assistance to help launch, stabilize and grow local businesses and strengthen neighborhood commercial corridors. 



Interested being a mentor?
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Interested in becoming a mentee?
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