With SCORE, Small Businesses Achieve Big Success

SCORE helps small businesses achieve their goals through our mentoring and training. That success not only affects the business owner, but also the communities they live and work in, and the larger American Economy. Every year, SCORE partners with PricewaterhouseCoopers to survey our clients and understand our impact on their business and the nation.

Strengthening America’s Economy

SCORE is a direct and effective catalyst for businesses and job creation. Small businesses need mentoring and educational support to be successful. SCORE is the most effective source of small business mentoring in the U.S.!

SCORE SE Wisconsin volunteers have worked exceptionally hard through a difficult year and persevered to provide valuable mentoring and educational opportunities to clients facing unprecedented challenges. Download SCORE SE Wisconsin's 2020 Impact Statement.

 

THE NEXT SUCCESS COULD BE YOURS!

In 2020, SCORE SE Wisconsin mentors helped start 180 new businesses, create 194 new jobs, and provided 2,634 chapter services including mentoring sessions provided and workshop attendees. 

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2020 SCORE National Impact

SCORE is a uniquely American organization that synthesizes two historic national ideals: entrepreneurial spirit and volunteerism. Since 1964, SCORE has provided expert volunteer mentoring to more than 11 million entrepreneurs and small business owners. As the nation’s largest network of volunteer business mentors, SCORE is committed to helping any person succeed in their small business endeavor.

Small Business Mentoring Leader
Over 10000 volunteers serving clients in over 1500 communities

SCORE’s 10,000 volunteers provide business mentoring and education in more than 250 chapters across 1,500 communities nationwide.

Support for Everyone
Of SCORE's 2020 Client Base 60% are women, 46% are minorities, and 9% are veterans.

SCORE helps all owners and entrepreneurs nationwide. We offer business mentoring services, and many resources and tools for all small businesses, including programs created for underserved audiences.

Big Impact to Small Businesses
2020 SCORE Mentoring Statistics

In 2020 across the U.S., SCORE mentors helped start 45,027 businesses, create 74,535 non-owner new jobs and 119,562 total new jobs.

Download the 2020 SCORE National Impact Handout to learn more about how we help small businesses.