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Anti-Discrimination & Anti-Harassment Policy


The Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation’s convenings are intended to allow for productive, engaged, and thoughtful exchanges of ideas and respectful interactions among participants.
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Mayors and entrepreneurs should see each other as allies


In cities and towns where city leaders and entrepreneurs work together, they create communities with vibrant local economies where startups and small businesses thrive.
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Housing stability for students and families


Justice in the Schools helps families avoid housing disruption as hundreds of families live on the brink of homelessness in Kansas City.
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Front row at West 18th Street


Kansas City’s West 18th Street Fashion Show is the culmination of two decades of development that puts the inclusive, creative, and entrepreneurial community now known as the Crossroads Arts District on full display.
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Entrepreneurs' Policy Network


The EPN is an alliance of organizations bringing the voices of entrepreneurs to policy debates at the state level.
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Research-to-Practice Translation


The Kauffman Foundation’s entrepreneurship research-to-practice translation work creates a bridge between research and practice. The dissemination and uptake of practical, actionable, and rigorous evidence requires the creation of a two-way conversation – a feedback loop – between researchers and practitioners.
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Research-to-Practice Bootcamp


The Research-to-Practice Bootcamp program is an annual program designed to encourage and connect research with practical problems related to entrepreneurship.
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Kauffman Firm Survey


The Kauffman Firm Survey (KFS) is a panel study of 4,928 businesses founded in 2004 and tracked over their early years of operation, through 2011. The survey focuses on the nature of new business formation activity; characteristics of the strategy, offerings, and employment patterns of new businesses; the nature of the financial and organizational arrangements of these businesses; and the characteristics of their founders.
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Research


Creating actionable insights, data-driven models, and practical tools that align with core strategies and support reducing barriers for entrepreneurs through key reports, such as the Kauffman Index series and other papers or articles.
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The new adventures of older entrepreneurs


It didn't take the double hashtags of August 21 – #seniorcitizensday and #worldentrepreneurday – for the AARP Foundation to recognize where entrepreneurship is booming in the U.S.
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