Having a business idea is easy. Funding a business is not. Local experts from banks, public programs and funding organizations will talk you through funding options inside and outside of the banking system and point out the pros and cons of dealing various financing options. Whether you think you are bankable or not, this is a must attend program for current and future business owners. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. for networking and the program will begin at noon; lunch will be provided. This program is funded by a grant from the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation. Location: Platte Valley Bank: Smithville Branch: 1603 S 169 Hwy, Smithville, MO 64089.