Capacity Building

We build capacity by offering our members technical assistance and a variety of business and

wealth building educational opportunities in collaboration with our local and regional business

resource partners.

Our Goals:

To increase the number of minority owned businesses in the Springfield Missouri area that are able

to successfully compete for government funded procurement/contracts as a certified DBE, MBE or WBE.

Create a Micro Lending Fund for Start-up and Operational Capital needs

Advance Financial Literacy and Business Ownership in the Southwest Missouri area.