Business Resources

City of Richmond New Business Checklist

KC Source Link: Your guide to entrepreneurship in the Kansas City Area

Missouri Department of Economic Development: State and local incentives for new/expansion opportunities

Missouri Enterprise: Provides effective manufacturing, engineering and business optimization services affordably, in a timely manner and with a strong positive return on investment

Missouri First: The Missouri Linked Deposit Program for Small Business provides low-interest loans to enable growth for Missouri’s small businesses

Missouri Procurement Technical Assistance: Assists businesses in obtaining federal, state and local government contracts

Missouri Secretary of State Office

Missouri Technology Corporation: Funding to invest in early-stage, high growth tech companies

Missouri Works Training Programs: Funding assistance when companies need to upgrade worker skills

MO Business Portal: A single point of entry for business registration, filings, licenses, and permits for doing business in the State of Missouri

MO Export Portal: Provides international trade assistance, educates companies in the export process, assists in identifying buyers in foreign countries, and provides funding to businesses to assist them in export marketing

SBA Programs 

SBDC Business Counseling and Training: Provides professional business analysis, confidential business consultations, and business education seminars in conjunction with HREDC, and MU Extension

SCORE: Volunteer business mentors

University of Missouri Extension: Business and Workforce assistance

USDA Rural Development Services & Guaranteed Loan Programs

Workforce Development Programs/Career Centers



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