About Us

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.  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.

Nationwide, 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.

Upper Valley SCORE
was founded in 1967 as Chapter 184.  We currently have more than 30 volunteer mentors who are all experienced business owners and managers. We offer our experience and knowledge to help small business owners and potential small business owners achieve success.

Our services include:
1) Confidential free face-to-face counseling at a convenient time and place;
2) Confidential free e-mail counseling;
3) Exceptional business workshops on a wide variety of key business topics;
4) Convenient office hours Monday to Friday from 9 am to 1 pm.