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 forty years.
SCORE volunteers have the knowledge and experience to help any small business owner get the help they need at little to no charge. Our dedicated volunteers represent over 3,000 years of experience across 62 industries. With this valuable network of 13,000+ volunteers, our dedicated volunteers represent over 3,000 years of experience across 62 industries.
SCORE also provides local workshops and events throughout the country to connect small business owners with the people and information they need to start, grow, and maintain their businesses, as well as online workshops available 24/7. SCORE provides resources, templates and tools to assist entrepreneurs in developing tools and plans they need to navigate their way to small business success.
Founded in 1964, SCORE is headquartered in Herndon, VA and has 364 chapters throughout the United States and its territories, with over 13,000 volunteers nationwide.
Oklahoma City SCORE was established over 20 years ago and has been very active with the local business community ever since. We provide counseling services weekdays at its main office in the Federal Building and also offers counseling by appointment at several locations in the area, including our Edmond office located in the Francis Tuttle Business Center at Covell and Interstate 35. We also work closely with a number of local organizations to promote the Oklahoma City small business community. Please see the Our Partners page for more information.
Several Oklahoma City SCORE members also serve as national email counselors, working through the national SCORE organization to assist entrepreneurs throughout the United States.