Seacoast SCORE is a non-profit volunteer organization that is committed to providing FREE high-quality business mentoring and workshops to the residents and businesses in Strafford and Rockingham counties in New Hampshire, southern York County in Maine and northern Massachusetts. We are an active chapter with over 50 experienced mentors that range from actively-employed entrepreneurs to second-career executives and retirees eager to share their business skills with their clients. All give their time to help people looking to start a small business or improve their existing businesses in the Seacoast area.
Starting a business is exciting, but can also be overwhelming And staying in business means you’re faced with many new challenges, growing pains and sometimes threats As a SCORE client, your business success is our focus and you are not alone on your journey.
SCORE is a nonprofit association dedicated to educating entrepreneurs and helping small businesses start, grow, and succeed nationwide. SCORE is a resource partner with the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), and has been mentoring small business owners for more than forty years.
SCORE is a valuable network of 13,000+ volunteers who offer small business entrepreneurs confidential business counseling services at no charge. SCORE volunteers have the knowledge and experience to help any small business owner get the help they need. Our dedicated volunteers represent over 3,000 years of experience across 62 industries.
SCORE also provides local workshops and events throughout the country to connect small business owners with the people and information they need to start, grow, and maintain their businesses, as well as online workshops available 24/7. SCORE provides resources, templates and tools to assist entrepreneurs in developing tools and plans they need to navigate their way to small business success.
Founded in 1964, SCORE is headquartered in Herndon, VA and has approximately 300 chapters throughout the United States and its territories, with over 13,000 volunteers nationwide.