Webinar: Covid Relief for Small Farms

Has your farm been affected by COVID-19? Join us for this free lunch-and-learn webinar Tuesday, May 18, focusing on assistance available to small farm operations through USDA's Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP2). Emily Shelby from the Farm Service Agency will provide information about CFAP2, including the application process. Two local farmers will share their experiences with CFAP and tips for other smaller farms.

Give Yourself Credit – Liston Center: El Dorado Springs, MO

Liston Center 508 N Main St, El Dorado Springs, MO

Join us for a FREE credit building information session, including a FREE copy of your credit and a personalized credit action plan, with step by step guidance on how to improve your credit score without spending any money! Do you need a checking account? Sign up for one at the event! Speakers include: Academy Bank, […]

Growing Global


Growing Global: Taking your Small Business to the next level! - RECORDING & MATERIALS AVAILIBLE HERE - In this webinar we heard from experts on how you can take your small business to the next level by entering the global market! This webinar is focused on assisting small businesses to begin exporting to grow revenues […]

Funding Your Small Business


This New Growth Women's Business Center webinar 12 p.m. Aug 12 covers everything you need to know before you talk to a lender or investor. It's for any stage of business, from startup to succession planning.

Business Benefits in Opportunity Zones


WEBINAR RECORDING AND MATERIALS AVAILABLE! Your business may qualify for a range of benefits designed to spur economic development in federally designated Opportunity Zones. Learn what those benefits are and how to tap them in this 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. webinar Thursday August 26. It's hosted by the New Growth Women's Business Center.

E3 Women’s Conference 2021

Oasis Hotel and Convention Center 2546 N. Glenstone, Springfield, MO

New Growth Women's Business Center invites YOU and/or women in your network to join us Sept. 15 & 16 in Springfield, MO. Join some of Southwest Missouri’s brightest entrepreneurs, leaders, business owners, and business resource organizations for the third annual SCORE E3 Women’s Conference, where we will once again be Educating and Empowering Entrepreneurs (E3). More about SW […]

QuickBooks Training – Intro

West Central MO Community Action Agency 208 W Walnut, Raymore, MO

This course is designed for those who are new to the software or those who want to become more confident and proficient in accounting for your business. Learn how to set up your chart of accounts, enter and pay bills, write checks, track sales, set company preferences, and much more.


QuickBooks Training – Advanced

West Central MO Community Action Agency 208 W Walnut, Raymore, MO

This course is designed for those who already have a good grasp of the basics of this program or have successfully completed the Introduction to QuickBooks course. Whether you’re a small-business owner, bookkeeper, or accountant needing a QuickBooks refresher, this course will make you more confident and secure in accounting for your business.


Government Contracting

Recording now available! Learn about new government contracting opportunities since passage of the federal infrastructure bill. SBA experts will provide a roadmap.

Webinar: Exporting Steps & Resources


RECORDING AVAILABLE HERE. Webinar: Get started on your small business road to exporting! This free New Growth Women's Business Center webinar is made possible with support from the U.S. Small Business Administration.