SCORE is a national network of nearly 14,000 entrepreneurs, business leaders and executives who volunteer as mentors to America's small businesses. SCORE has helped entrepreneurs nationwide by leveraging decades of expertise. Seasoned business professionals help entrepreneurs start businesses, grow companies and create jobs in local communities. With more than 347 chapters throughout the country, SCORE matches you with a mentor whose personality, experience, and skills are a good fit for your business needs. Whether you are a start-up business or growing company, SCORE mentors offer free and confidential advice. As members of your community, SCORE mentors understand local business licensing rules, economic conditions and lending standards.
SCORE also offers local small business workshops at modest fees on popular topics such as increasing sales, managing cash flow and marketing your business. You can count on SCORE as a trusted resource to offer in-depth mentoring, sound advice and guidance, and tools and resources that can help you succeed as a business owner.
vVisit http://www.score.org/chapters-map to find a chapter near you.