SCORE Delaware is a nonprofit association dedicated to educating and counseling entrepreneurs and small businesses and Non-Profits to help make informed business decisions through the life of their business.
This MISSION will be accomplished with a volunteer organization of business professionals leveraging the depth and breadth of their diversified experiences; which reflects the community we serve, and utilizing strategic resource partners.
SCORE is a nonprofit association dedicated to educating entrepreneurs and helping small businesses start, grow, and succeed nationwide. SCORE is a resource partner with the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), and has been mentoring small business owners for more than fify years. Delaware SCORE was one of the founding chapters and has a continuous record of providing service to entrepreneurs in the State of Delaware and nearby areas.
Over 40+ local volunteer counselors have combined the experience and knowledge that could match most Business School faculties. Our goal is to help businesses throughout Delaware and in nearby areas be successful by creating an on-going relationship with the entrepreneur and passing on our business knowledge gained through experience.
In addition, Delaware SCORE provides access to a number Business workshops to assist existing and budding entrepreneurs in establishing their business model. These workshops are augmented by additional online offerings at the SCORE National level.
In addition to partnering with the SBA, local partners include the New Castle County Chamber of Commerce, the Small Business Development Center (SBDC), Delaware Technical Community College, Delaware Small Business Chamber (DSBC), Middletown Chamber of Commerce, Central Delaware Chamber of Commerce and the Georgetown and Rehoboth-Dewey Chambers of Commerce, Bethany-Fenwick Chamber of Commerce, YWCA (WAND Program), Junior Achievement, Delaware State University (I-Corp), Woman's Business Center, and the Grow Delaware Fund (DE Hispanic Community) and the University of Delaware (HORN Entrepreneural Program). .