SCORE is a volunteer-based organization comprising real-world business professionals committed to guiding emerging and established small businesses to success.
SCORE boasts a membership base of over 10,000 volunteers dispersed across 1,500 communities nationwide. Headquartered in Herndon, VA, SCORE maintains a remarkable track record of educating and mentoring over 11 million small business owners and entrepreneurs across the United States.
SCORE volunteer mentors represent expertise across 62 industries, providing tailored guidance for diverse business concerns. Volunteers can give back to the business community, build deep connections, and expand their reputation. Volunteers gain exposure to local and national business experts and clients through mentorship and events. Volunteers can lead business mentoring through in-person sessions, email, or video. Additionally, SCORE hosts cost-effective business workshops and online webinars that volunteers can contribute to.
SCORE is actively supported by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) and a vast volunteer network, allowing them to deliver affordable and impactful services to businesses nationwide.
Available volunteer roles are mentor, subject matter expert, workshop presenter, and volunteer. To become a SCORE mentor, you must possess real business experience and be able to dedicate 15-20 hours per month to working with clients. Prospective SCORE volunteers can join online.
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