About Raleigh SCORE

Raleigh SCORE Chapter 0096

Mission

Raleigh SCORE is dedicated to educating entrepreneurs and encouraging the formation, growth and success of small business by providing outstanding, FREE counseling and low cost educational workshops to start-ups and small businesses in the Raleigh metropolitan area including Wake, Durham, Johnston, Franklin, Granville and Vance counties. .

History

SCORE "Counselors to America's Small Business" is a nonprofit association, founded in 1964, dedicated to educating entrepreneurs and the formation, growth and success of small business. SCORE is a partner with the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA).

The Raleigh Chapter of SCORE has provided free and confidential business counseling to existing and new business owners, in the Raleigh metropolitan area for over 40 years.

The chapter has grown from a handful of counselors to about sixty dedicated counselors, who have experience in a wide range of industries from Fortune 500 companies to small businesses.

The chapter started with one location in Downtown Raleigh and has grown to seven locations.  Check out our locations tab to find a convenient meeting place and time for you or sign up for email counseling.