With SCORE Southern Colorado, Small Businesses Achieve Big Success

Starting and growing a small business can be challenging, but you don’t have to go it alone. Your SCORE mentor will be there to answer questions, connect you with resources and offer guidance throughout the life of your business. SCORE mentors are volunteers, meaning they give their time freely to help business owners like you thrive. They are committed to the success of your business – and because they are all leaders in their fields, SCORE mentors deliver expert advice. Get started and find your mentor today!

SCORE Colorado Springs Mentoring Statistics 2020


The Southern Colorado chapter total services of 2,089 represented a 46% increase over 2019.  Mentoring sessions with new and existing businesses also increased in 2020 by 22%. We expanded development of our chapter workshops, resulting in a 75% increase in workshop attendees. Our total services performance resulted in new businesses being opened and new jobs added to our Southern Colorado business community. 



This prestigious award recognizes the efforts of so many dedicated and hardworking volunteers that have devoted so much time into growing our presence in our community, serving our clients and supporting SCORE's mission and vision. 

Small Business Mentoring Leader
Over 10000 volunteers serving clients in over 1500 communities

SCORE’s 10,000 volunteers provide business mentoring and education in more than 250 chapters across 1,500 communities nationwide.

Support for Everyone
Of SCORE's 2020 Client Base 60% are women, 46% are minorities, and 9% are veterans.

SCORE helps all owners and entrepreneurs nationwide. We offer business mentoring services and many resources and tools for all small businesses, including programs created for underserved audiences.

Big Impact to Small Businesses
2020 SCORE Mentoring Statistics

In 2020 across the U.S., SCORE mentors helped start 45,027 businesses, create 74,535 non-owner new jobs and 119,562 total new jobs.


Increase your chances for success with SCORE.

“The education I received from my SCORE mentor was invaluable in growing Abram’s Nation to become a million-dollar company.” - Rose Morris, owner, Abram’s Nation

In 2017, Morris was named the National Exporter of the Year by the U.S. Small Business Administration.

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Small Business Clients who Receive 3+ hours of Mentoring Report Higher Revenues and Increased Business Growth.

“[My mentor] is the perfect combination of advisor, sounding board, informal therapist and shoulder to lean on. Over the last nine years, he's helped me tackle every major challenge that has come my way, seeing me through to the other side.” - Meghan Ely, owner, OFD Consulting

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Download the 2020 SCORE National Impact Handout to learn more about how we help small businesses. And find your own mentor to become our next success story!