Join Kansas City Young Professionals, presented by SocialHeart and Global Entrepreneurship Week—Kansas City, for our monthly networking happy hour taking place at Kelly’s Westport Inn, the occupant of what is said to be the oldest building in Kansas City, located at 500 Westport Road in the heart of Westport. The November happy hour is on Wednesday, November 1st from 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm.
A $7 TICKET IS REQUIRED and will provide admittance to Kelly’s, discounts on select beverages, and support of SocialHeart’s featured charity of the month, The Aidan Project, started in honor of Aidan Kelly, son of Mitch Kelly, owner of Kelly’s Westport Inn. The mission of the organization is to better serve the families of children with developmental delays in Kansas City.
This month we are excited to welcome Global Entrepreneurship Week Kansas City as our presenting sponsor! GEW is the world’s largest celebration of the innovators and job creators who launch startups that bring ideas to life, drive economic growth and expand human welfare.
This year is the 10th anniversary of the worldwide celebration. Each November for a week, thousands of events and competitions around the world inspire millions to engage in entrepreneurial activity while connecting them to one another, mentors and even investors. Kansas City consistently has been among the leading cities for GEW events.
With more than 150 activities planned November 13-17 by local organizations, there’s something for everyone. The wide variety of education, networking, and collaborative events give aspiring entrepreneurs and experienced business people an opportunity to share in the spirit of entrepreneurship in Kansas City.
SocialHeart is a 100% volunteer managed 501(c)(3) organization with a goal of creating a better community by supporting other local non-profits through hosting unique fundraising events and providing social media, marketing promotions and volunteer support directly to the non-profit.