Season Extension Workshop

Nevada Community Center 200 N. Ash ST., Nevada, MO, United States

Grow year-round farm income with season extension. Guest speakers are experienced farmers from the region: Liz Graznak of Happy Hollow Farm (MOSES' Farmer of the Year) and Katie Nixon of Green Gate Family Farm along with expert Cary Rivard from Kansas State University.

Government Contracting for Women


RECORDING HERE Exploring Government Contracting through Ascent, a free learning platform for women entrepreneurs. This New Growth Women's Business Center webinar will identify government contracting opportunities suited to your business and prepare you to pursue those opportunities.

Win contracts with business certification


RECORDING AVAILABLE NOW To help provide a level playing field for women business owners, the government limits competition for certain contracts to businesses that participate in the Women-Owned Small Business (WOSB) Federal Contracting program. Woman-Owned Small Business certification is the topic of our next New Growth Women's Business Center webinar at noon on Thursday, August 18.

Make Better Business Decisions


RECORDING NOW AVAILABLE: Webinar with Dina Readinger about Diagnostic Thinking and the six-month peer-to-peer support group opportunity: GrowMO Women Entrepreneurs.

Credit Building Workshop

Offices of Healthy Bourbon County Action Team 104 N. National Ave., Fort Scott, KS, United States

Attend this credit building workshop for free assistance with credit repair and credit score improvement. Enjoy refreshments, free child care, and a $40 gas voucher per participant.

10-Week Business Planning Course

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

Join New Growth Women's Business Center in El Dorado Springs (or tune in virtually) for a 10-week business planning course using the tried and true Kauffman FastTrac platform. The course starts Tuesday Oct. 4, 2022.


Startup Do’s and Don’ts – Expert Advice


RECORDING AVAILABLE. Learn about the do's and don'ts of starting a business in this free New Growth Women's Business Center webinar. Our presenter is someone who has seen it all. Cory Gayman of the JCG certified public accounting (CPA) firm works with business owners through challenges they could have avoided at start up.


End of Year Tax Considerations


RECORDING AVAILABLE. It's time for small businesses to get their books in order by Dec. 31, the final tax accounting day of 2022. Certified public accountant Cory Gayman of the JCG CPA firm will help in this free New Growth Women's Business Center webinar.

Cybersecurity and I.T. Tips for Small Businesses


RECORDING AVAILABLE: Local Information Technology specialist will take small businesses us on a tour of priority I.T. issues to understand, and key actions to take, in this New Growth Women's Business Center webinar.

The Power of Pop-up Shops


RECORDING HERE. The pop-up shop gives start-ups, side-gig entrepreneurs, and existing businesses a place to test markets, build a customer base and increase revenue. Learn in this START HERE webinar how to get the temporary stores popping up in your town!

Financing Your Small Business


This New Growth Women’s Business Center webinar will help you think through why you might need financing and for what types of activities and expenses. It will also walk you through the many different types of financing, from taking on debt to taking on investors.

Farm to Fork Summit & Expo

Nevada Community Center 200 N. Ash ST., Nevada, MO, United States

Join us March 3, 2023, in Nevada, MO, for west central Missouri's fifth annual local foods get-together: The Farm to Fork Summit and Expo!