About Us

Dont' forget to visit our Local SCORE Chapter 618, Central PA Website

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 is a valuable network of 13,000+ volunteers who offer small business entrepreneurs confidential business counseling services at no charge. SCORE volunteers have the knowledge and experience to help any small business owner get the help they need. 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.

The SCORE Central Pennsylvania Chapter 618 was founded in 1991.   Counselors at  SCORE Central PA are experienced business owners and managers who volunteer their experience and knowledge to help start-ups or existing business. Visit our local chapter address for more information and resources for Central Pennsylvania clients and those interested in SCORE.

Client-first service is the objective of Central PA SCORE and the volunteer business mentor/counselors are dedicated to providing the best possible service. Face-to-face,online, or  by other means our counselors will work with clients to aid in their success in start-up or existing small business.