To help small businesses get off the ground, grow and achieve their goals through mentoring and education.
SCORE, America’s premier source of free and confidential small business advice for startups and established businesses, is a nonprofit resource partner of the U.S. Small Business Administration with over 300 chapters and 11,000 volunteers nationwide. To support small business success, SCORE Manasota partners with local community organizations to serve Southwest Florida’s Manatee and Sarasota Counties. Over 90 local volunteer experts help clients achieve their goals to start, grow, buy, sell, or exit their businesses and solve problems through mentorship and education. SCORE’s entrepreneur online business resource center has a wealth of information including workshops, webinars, blogs, how-to guides, videos and podcasts.
• Free mentoring for existing businesses and aspiring entrepreneurs.
• Webinars and local learning events for existing and new businesses.
• Extensive online business resource library.