Become a Volunteer

Give back. Be a mentor. Help an entrepreneur succeed as a small business owner.


Join the team of St. Louis, Chapter 21 professionals who are willing to share their real-world knowledge with aspiring entrepreneurs and established small business owners. As a member of SCORE, you’ll be part of a nationally recognized association.

Founded in 1964 by the U.S. Small Business Administration, today there are 12,400 volunteers and 364 nationwide offices. 8.5 million entrepreneurs have relied upon SCORE. Local chapters provide free counseling and low-cost workshops in their communities. Both working and retired executives and business owners donate their time and expertise as business counselors.

The St. Louis Chapter has counseled thousands of clients. Gain the personal satisfaction of helping others to achieve their dreams by offering your knowledge and skill in business. Small Business benefits the St. Louis Region.

You will receive special training and mentoring, augmented by monthly meetings with our group of over 60 counselors and participation in our seminars on “How to Successfully Start a Business”. You will find it stimulating and interesting to work with the aspiring entrepreneurs and small businesses in our community.

St. Louis SCORE Chapter Impact


If you are interested in becoming a SCORE counselor, please call us at 314-539-6602 or register using the link below.

As a SCORE Volunteer You Can:

  • Share your success and expertise through mentoring

  • Lead workshops and seminars

  • Provide online or telephone mentoring directly from your home or office

  • Serve in a leadership capacity with SCORE

  • Serve within other capacity at SCORE (Marketing, IT, administration, finance, fundraising, HR, etc.)

  • Have flexibility with your volunteering time

Benefits of Volunteering:

SCORE volunteers enjoy a variety of personal, local and national rewards.  As a SCORE Volunteer, you:

  • Enjoy the satisfaction of contributing to the success of others

  • Share great experience with other SCORE volunteers

  • Provide leadership in the business community

  • Gain recognition and respect as a business mentor

  • Grow professionally and personally

  • Participate in lifelong learning

  • Make new friends

Join SCORE Today

Share your experience. Register today by completing the application link below.