Mission: The SCORE Association is a nonprofit association comprised of 11,400 volunteer business counselors throughout the U.S. and its territories. There are 389 SCORE chapters in urban, suburban and rural communities. SCORE members are trained to serve as counselors, advisors and mentors to aspiring entrepreneurs and business owners. These services are offered at no fee, as a community service. SCORE was formed in 1964 and nearly 4 million Americans have utilized SCORE services.
Target demographics: Small businesses are the most critical factor in driving job and economic growth in the US. SCORE's mission is to provide counseling to these small businesses and to those planning to start a new business. In doing so, we increase the chances of these small businesses being successful and contributing to growth in their local economy.
Geographic areas served: Central Wisconsin SCORE Central Wisconsin SCORE provides free, highly professional advisory services to small businesses and those looking to start a business in western Waupaca, Portage, Wood, northern Waushara and northern Adams counties.
Programs: Face to face counseling, email counseling, workshops and seminars. See our website for details.