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Michigan Works Southwest

Creating meaningful transformation in the people, businesses and communities we serve by connecting job seekers, employers, training partners and educators.
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WMed Innovation Center

Located in the heart of Western Michigan University’s Business Technology & Research Park, the Innovation Center is a place to start and grow your life science, technology, or engineering venture and gain support for the earliest startups to maturing companies.
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Kalamazoo County Brownfield Redevelopment

The Kalamazoo County Brownfield Redevelopment Authority (KCBRA) is a county-wide redevelopment authority created by the Kalamazoo County Board of Commissioners as allowed by Michigan PA 381, the Brownfield Redevelopment Financing Act.
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Grand Rapids Opportunites for Women (GROW)

GROW is a service focused on current and aspiring business owners at various stages of business ownership. We are the entrepreneurial resource to help with the next steps, empowering and supporting with professional expertise for a lifetime.
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City of Kalamazoo, Economic Development

The KCBRA assists municipalities and developers through the use incentives. The KCBRA is a major resource and partner for positive economic change, helping to assess contaminated sites, foster job creation, eliminate blight, re-use properties and infrastructure, and leverage investmen
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Black Wall Street Kalamazoo

Working in collaboration with local community as well as national organizations to support their mission, share, collect and leverage resources for the benefit and empowerment of the African American Community. 
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Starting Gate

Starting Gate is a student business accelerator that gives students rich and valuable resources to develop their startup companies.
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Can-Do Kitchen

Can-Do Kitchen is a diverse group of empowered, financially independent, entrepreneurs receive support and resources grounded in anti-racist values, contributing to Kalamazoo’s economically vital community of diverse, locally-produced food options and thriving local employers.
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