South Central Kansas Economic Development District (SCKEDD)
SCKEDD is a nonprofit organization that brings communities together to advocate economic growth. It works to improve the quality of life for those who live in the 14 counties of Kansas it serves. It does so by providing grant and loan opportunities to programs that help reach its community development goals.
Kansas Small Business Development Center
Kansas Small Business Developments Center offers free consultation services and affordable training to assist entrepreneurs and grow Kansas businesses.
WSU Metropolitan Complex
5015 East 29th Street North
29th Street & Oliver, Ent. B
Kansas Small Business Development Center (wichita.edu)
SCORE is a nonprofit association dedicated to educating entrepreneurs and helping small businesses to start, grow, and succeed nationwide. It is a resource partner with the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) boasts the largest network of free volunteer small business mentors in the nation.
NetWork Kansas is growing an entrepreneurial environment in Kansas by cultivating resources to start and grow small businesses. It is a statewide network of nonprofit business-building resources that help entrepreneurs and small business owners start and grow successful businesses.
Internal Revenue Service (IRS)
Apply for a business tax ID number. The SS-4 can be obtained by completing the online application.
Kansas Secretary of State (KSOS) Business Services Division
The KSOS Business Services Division is your one-stop shop for starting and maintaining a business in Kansas.
The Legal Zoom website provides information on how to start a business. For a fee, Legal Zoom will prepare and file documents for you.
Small Business Administration (SBA)
Created in 1953, the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) continues to help small business owners and entrepreneurs pursue the American dream. SBA is the only cabinet-level federal agency fully dedicated to small business and provides counseling, capital, and contracting expertise as the nation’s only go-to resource and voice for small businesses.