SCORE is a nonprofit association dedicated to helping small businesses get off the ground, grow and achieve their goals through education and mentoring. We are a resource partner of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), and through our network of 12 branches on the North Shore of Boston, we deliver our free services with team counseling.
SCORE mentors are a highly skilled group of working and retired business professionals and owners who have enjoyed success over the course of their careers and now want to give back by helping you succeed.
Free & Confidential Business Advice
You can receive personalized and relevant free and confidential business advice in person, by email or by phone. You can get get practical help creating or updating your business plan. You get the benefit of our volunteers' knowledge, experience and wisdom from many years of working in the trenches of real businesses like yours.
Make an appointment for your counseling session today at one of our conveniently located Branches in Beverly, Burlington, Concord, Gloucester, Haverhill, Lawrence, Lowell, Lynn, Malden, Newburyport, Revere or Stoneham.
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Join SCORE as a Volunteer
Have you enjoyed a successful career in business? Volunteering at SCORE is a way for you to give back. By volunteering with SCORE, you can connect with fellow business owners and support the next generation of creative and motivated business people in our community.
Volunteering as a SCORE mentor means you are joining an enthusiastic nationwide group of over 11,000 women and men with a variety of backgrounds. We share a commitment to helping small business owners succeed. To find out more, click here.