Don't Face Your Business Challenges Alone!

We'll listen to your business challenges, analyze opportunities and offer business coaching. For free! We have over 70 mentors locally and hundreds of email mentors nationally who've "been there, done that". We know what you are going through!

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Celebrating Asian American and Pacific Islander Month

May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Entrepreneurs Heritage Month—a month dedicated to celebrating the culture, traditions, and history of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in the U.S. 

SCORE is committed to helping AAPI entrepreneurs achieve their business goals. To help aspiring Asian American and Pacific Islander small business owners achieve their goals, SCORE offers FREE mentoring, tools and resources in our hub for AAPI Entrepreneurs.

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Lifelong Learning Matters

Education is the key to success, that’s why SCORE St. Louis offers business owners a wealth of resources, including webinars and one-on-one mentoring, to continue learning as they build their businesses.

Find Your Mentor Today

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Whether you're just starting out, in business, or ready to sell or retire, you can get FREE, confidential business advice from expert advisors committed to helping you succeed. Mentors are available to participate in remote mentoring sessions via phone, email, and video.

Attend a Workshop

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Register today for our no-or low-cost business training. We provide education on a variety of business topics, including marketing, finance, and accounting, management, and others. Live webinars, on-demand interactive courses, and recorded webinars are also available online.

Browse the Library

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If you're looking for free, local business templates, guides, blogs, or other helpful tools, SCORE is your destination. Browse our resource library to get the latest in small business strategies and trends. Use the information you find in the library to grow your business knowledge.

Upcoming Online Webinars

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The Secret of Making Your Business Website Work for You: 5/17/2022

May 17, 2022, 12:00pm CDT
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The Secret of Making Your Business Website Work for You webinar is perfect for new business owners and startups. We’ll cover the different purposes of websites and success...

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Startup 101: 5/18/2022

May 18, 2022, 12:00pm CDT
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You have a great idea for a startup business, but where do you begin?! This fast-paced lunch n learn will help you on your way. (Duration 1 hour)

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Social Media Marketing Q&A: 6/1/2022

June 1, 2022, 11:00am CDT
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Attendees can ‘ask the expert’ any question about Social Media Marketing and learn from each other. Who should attend? Anyone who wants to increase their social media marketing...

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How to Start and Manage Your Own Business: 6/4/2022

June 4, 2022, 9:30am CDT
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Do you have what it takes to start and run a successful business? Then this workshop is for you. SCORE helps you on the path to success! (Duration 2 hrs)

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How to Start and Manage a Nonprofit Organization - Part 3: 6/7/2022

June 7, 2022, 5:30pm CDT
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This is the 3rd part of a 3 part series of workshops on Nonprofit organizations. Are you interested in starting your own nonprofit organization? Join this workshop to learn the...

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Navigating The Wild, Wild, West of Publishing: 6/13/2022

June 13, 2022, 11:30am CDT
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The current publishing landscape in the US can be confusing, wild, and very much a “buyer be-AWARE” market. Join Cathy as she simplifies the options available to authors and...

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Digital Marketing Basics 6/14/2022

June 14, 2022, 12:00pm CDT
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If you are new to Digital Marketing or just need a refresher, this fast-paced lunch-n-learn will help you get started to promote your business on the Internet. ( Duration 1 hour )

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Startup 101: 6/15/2022

June 15, 2022, 12:00pm CDT
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You have a great idea for a startup business, but where do you begin?! This fast-paced lunch n learn will help you on your way. (Duration 1 hour)

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From Computer Confusion to Clarity: 6/22/2022

June 22, 2022, 1:00pm CDT

When you’re not naturally tech-savvy, the computer is a frustrating maze where important files get lost and time is wasted. Learn how to navigate that maze and eliminate your...

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Volunteer with SCORE St. Louis

Give back to small businesses

Small business owners in our community need your help now more than ever. SCORE is proud to have the nation’s largest network of volunteer, expert business mentors. They help thousands of entrepreneurs start and grow their small businesses every year. Our volunteers give back to their communities and pass on their knowledge to the next generation of entrepreneurs. Do you want to help someone achieve their dream?

Apply Today!

 

SCORE for All

SCORE Empowers All Entrepreneurs

We believe that anyone can start and manage a successful small business. We also know that the road is harder for some than for others. Diverse backgrounds, different voices and unique needs may call for specialized resources and mentoring approaches.

SCORE is listening, recognizes these diverse needs, and provides personalized support in a wholly-inclusive platform called SCORE for All. 

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SCORE St. Louis awarded the 2020 Platinum Chapter Excellence Award

SCORE St. Louis awarded 2020 Platinum Chapter Excellence Award. Our chapter's excellence is a reflection of our volunteers and the clients we've served. Our volunteers have worked exceptionally hard through a difficult year and persevered to provide valuable mentoring and educational opportunities to clients facing unprecedented challenges. We look forward to continuing our upward trend in serving small business owners and founders in our communities.

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Meet Our Sponsors

Commerce Bank
Fontbonne University
Frannet
Insperity
St. Louis County Library
Small Business Administration
Midland States Bank
Small Business Monthly
Saint Louis Bank

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Chapter Members ONLY

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Mentors Toolkit

The SCORE St. Louis team gathered various business resources for you to sort through. Varying topics such as: New Member Resources, Client Resources, Starting a New Business, Business Plans, and Chapter Roster Experience.

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