The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
Strengthen small businesses, local communities and America by supporting our nation's proud heritage of entrepreneurs seeking opportunities and building success.
SCORE is a national nonprofit dedicated to providing mentoring education to entrepreneurs who are starting or growing a business. Founded in 1964, SCORE is a resource partner of the U.S. Small Business Association, and has over 350 Chapters throughout the U.S.
SCORE Maine is Maine's largest business mentoring organization, with more than 120 Certified Mentors and six chapter offices in Augusta, Bangor, Ellsworth, Auburn, Oxford Hills and Portland
SCORE impacts the community by providing mentorship, workshops, and resources to current and aspiring small business owners. Our volunteer mentors are a diverse group from a wide range of industries with years of experience in the business world.
+We meet with our clients face-to-face, online, or on the phone, to create actionable business plans.
+We provide expertise on financials: such as cash flow, achieving a healthy balance sheet, and improving the bottom line.
+We offer workshops taught by local experts on topics ranging from social media marketing to writing a business plan.
All of our services are free, and we are here "For the Life of Your Business."