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How Local Business Owners Become Business Leaders

Local Business Resources Accelerate Your Growth in Leawood

The Leawood Chamber of Commerce is unrelenting in pursuit of success for our community’s businesses and people.

Whether you’re a small business owner or if you’re looking to enhance your business networking strategy, the Chamber provides every resource you need.

Your One-Stop List of Resources for Local Business Owners

The Leawood Chamber of Commerce works closely with large and small business owners to continue driving Leawood forward.

Through our business networking and programming, we connect you with business leaders to provide resources when you need them. Your path toward empowerment is our path.

Connect with these local business resources for your specific needs:

  • City of Leawood
    Get insights into our vibrant community and learn more about the departments, municipal codes, and culture of Leawood.

  • Chamber of Commerce Economic Development Council (EDC)
    Chamber members are invited to join the EDC to get real-time insights into the planning
    and development process in Leawood. Gain access to key legislative leaders and
    jumpstart your Leawood project by joining our Chamber and EDC for authentic business networking.

  • Kansas Women’s Resource Center (KWBC)
    A community designed to help women entrepreneurs as they grow their businesses, KWBC develops, consults, and mentors women entrepreneurs at all stages of their business careers.

  • Enterprise Center of Johnson County
    A business incubator that provides consulting, advisory services, financing resources, and office space to accelerate the success of high-growth companies.

  • County Economic Research Institute (CERI)
    CERI supports the economic development of Johnson County, the Kansas City metropolitan area, and the state of Kansas, through data and technical assistance.

  • KCSourceLink
    KCSourceLink helps small businesses grow and succeed in the 18-county Kansas City region. Local business owners get free, easy access to resources.

  • Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at Johnson County Community College
    SBDC at JCCC works to increase economic prosperity in Kansas by helping entrepreneurs and small business owners start and grow their businesses through professional consulting, training, and resources.

  • Internal Revenue Service
    The United States Department of the Treasury provides business resources for corporations, international businesses, partnerships, small businesses and self-employed contractors.

  • Kansas Department of Revenue
    Find many Kansas business resources here, including licensing information.

  • Johnson County Library
    Johnson County Library includes a Central Resource Library and 12 neighborhood libraries, which offer key support services for small business owners.

Are You a Local Business Owner, But Not Yet a Member of the Chamber of Commerce?

Chamber membership ensures you are effectively positioned as a valued part of Leawood’s social and economic presence.

Chamber members experience the value of our team’s leadership and engagement through programming for small businesses owners.

Local resources and business networking tools provide essential benefits for your business, including access to digital marketing efforts, special networking events, one-on-one mentorship, and more.

Join the Chamber today to access these benefits for your business and our community.

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Resources, Insights, and Advocacy for Economic Development in Leawood, KS