Welcome to SCORE Broward

SCORE Broward provides free and confidential business advice to entrepreneurs working to start new businesses and grow existing businesses.

Our Chapter

We help current and aspiring entrepreneurs build and grow their business.  We do this predominately through 1-1 mentoring sessions, and through the many workshops we put on each and every month.  Additionally, we partner with various community institutions to be a resource partner and create programs that help small businesses and local economies grow. Annually we’ve been able to conduct over 2500 mentoring sessions and have had over 5500 entrepreneurs attend our workshops.  We’re very proud of our accomplishments and are very eager to help you with your business.

We provide:

  • Volunteer MENTORS who share their expertise across many industries.  They offer free, confidential business mentoring in person, via email or by video
  • Free business TOOLS, templates, and tips here online
  • Inexpensive or free business WORKSHOPS AND WEBINARS to help you start or grow your business
  • We have created Community PARTNERSHIPS throughout Broward County to help you build your business network and gain access to even more resources to build and grow your business

Our Mission

SCORE Broward, part of a national volunteer organization, is a 5-time Diamond award winning chapter.  The Diamond award distinction is achieved by less than 10% of the 300+ chapters throughout the United States.  Our team of over 70 volunteers are successful real-world business professionals who volunteer thousands of hours to help existing and startup businesses succeed.

Our volunteers have significant corporate and/or small business ownership experience  and are experts in areas such as; accounting, finance, human resources, consulting, import/export, law, operations, production, retail, wholesale, manufacturing, sales, marketing, management, business plan preparation, strategic planning, and many other business disciplines.

HOW TO REACH US 

About SCORE & History

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 11,000+ 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 310 chapters throughout the United States and its territories, with over 11,000 volunteers nationwide.