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Office of Minority and Women Business Development

Providing certification and education for disadvantaged, minority-and women-owned businesses.

The Office of Minority and Women Business Development promotes business development with a focus on disadvantaged, minority-and women-owned businesses and offers certifications in these areas. Information and referrals are provided in the areas of procurement, contracting and subcontracting, financing and business management. The office also partners with other business advocates to sponsor business education workshops and seminars.



Minority Enterprise Development Week Awards

Certified Disadvantaged Business Enterprise, Minority Business Enterprise or Women Business Enterprise

Certification from the Kansas Statewide Certification Program increases opportunities for minority- and women-owned businesses to gain contracts and subcontracts from government and private entities committed to the inclusion of minority- and women-owned businesses.

Business Spotlight

AB&C Bilingual Resources, LLC

Bilingual Marketing & Media

We are the bridge between communities who speak English and Spanish. We seek to connect communities through effective communication tools, providing multiple services to revitalize businesses and individuals.

Self Identified – Minority, Women & Veteran-Owned Business Directory

Join the Minority, Women & Veteran-Owned Business Directory Today

  • Maximize Your Exposure to Supplier Firms
  • Receive Support with the Certification Process
  • Get on the State’s Radar for Present and Future Opportunities

Kansas has received $69 million+ to support small business funding