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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What's happening in November?

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November 26th

Small Business Saturday

Last year SCORE helped clients start 25,084 new small business around the country! Which local small business will you support? Shop small business and make a big impact!

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November 29th

Giving Tuesday

#GivingTuesday is a global movement unleashing the power of radical generosity to transform communities around the world. Help our small business community thrive by contributing to SCORE.

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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

Live Event

Social Media Marketing: 12/9/2022

December 9, 2022, 12:00pm CST
Zoom workshop

Social Media Marketing: Get Found, Get Leads and Grow Your Business (Duration 1 hour)

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Live Event

eCommerce & Shopify: 12/13/2022

December 13, 2022, 12:00pm CST

Do you want to sell your products or services online? Shopify has become one of the best ways to transform your idea into an online store. (Duration 1 hour) (Registration...

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Live Event

Startup 101: 12/14/2022

December 14, 2022, 12:00pm CST
Zoom Meeting

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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Live Event

QuickBooks: Setting Up Vendors and Customers & Creating Invoices: 12/15/202

December 15, 2022, 8:30am CST
Zoom meeting

At times businesses’ need to analyze their results (income and expenses) by looking at the vendor or customer level. For this to occur, the information housed in QuickBooks needs...

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Live Event

Jumpstart Your Business with FREE Data & Resources: 12/16/2022

December 16, 2022, 12:00pm CST

Did you know you have access to free marketing data? Librarian Mel Lambert will lead this workshop on accessing free data with library cards in St. Louis, along with resources...

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Live Event

Power Your Business Using Email Marketing: 12/21/2022

December 21, 2022, 12:00pm CST
Zoom Meeting

This webinar is perfect for new business owners and those who want to grow their business. We’ll cover the important purposes of email campaigns, critical elements of an email and...

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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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Premier Sponsor

SCORE St. Louis empowers all entrepreneurs to succeed. We believe anyone can start a small business with the right support. Our chapter is proud to partner with the JFCAC Small Business Resource Center to help small businesses start and grow in underserved communities.

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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.

Mentors Toolkit