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Connect with Midlands SCORE

The SCORE Midlands Chapter, headquartered in Columbia, SC with nine satellite (branch) locations, has over 50 volunteers and semi-retired business professionals with a very broad mix of professional, executive and small business experience. SCORE volunteers use their expertise, energy and past experiences to help you implement proven real-world business practices in accomplishing your business objectives.

Find a Mentor

Whether you're just starting out, in business, or ready to sell or retire, you can get FREE, confidential, business advice from expert advisors committed to helping you succeed. Read more

Take a Workshop

Register today for our no- or low-cost business training. We provide education on a variety of business topics including marketing, finance and accounting, management, and others. Read more

Browse Library

If you're looking for free, local business templates, guides, blogs or other helpful tools, SCORE is your destination. Read more

Volunteer Your Expertise

Every year, SCORE volunteers help thousands of entrepreneurs start small businesses and achieve new levels of success in their existing businesses. Volunteering at SCORE is a way for you to give back to your community, connect with fellow business owners, and pass on your knowledge and expertise to the next generation of entrepreneurs in your community.

Become A Volunteer