The Wichita County Business C.A.R.E. Center and Incubator provides start-up space; financial, marketing and business education resources; and networking opportunities needed by entrepreneurs and business owners to build successful businesses in Wichita County.
The goal of the Wichita County Business C.A.R.E. Center is to
Expand businesses in Wichita County.
The key to future sustainability in small, rural communities is to “grow our own”. The Business C.A.R.E. Center will create a supportive entrepreneurial environment to foster sustainable growth in Wichita County.
Business C.A.R.E. Center
The Business C.A.R.E. Center features a 24-wireless laptop lab and video conferencing capabilities to meet a wide range of business and community educational needs. Other support equipment, including a laser printer, scanner, color copier, overhead and LCD projectors, projection screens, VCR/DVD, sound system, fax and telephone conferencing system, provides for most educational training and business meeting needs. A kitchenette, with refrigerator, microwave and table service, provides preparation space for refreshment or meal needs.
The incubator, located conveniently next to the Business C.A.R.E. Center, provides start-up business space to entrepreneurs who have participated in the Business C.A.R.E. Center’s entrepreneurial training programs and are ready to start their business. Besides cost-effective office or retail space, the incubator can provide such equipment as desks, filing cabinets, safes and cash registers in an effort to assist the entrepreneur in reducing start-up costs.
A wide range of classes and workshops are scheduled in the Business C.A.R.E. Center. Monthly business and community networking opportunities are also available.
The Wichita County Business C.A.R.E. Center is located at 102 West Broadway in Leoti. Call the Wichita County Economic Development for more information at (620)375-2182.