SCORE is here to help during the Corona Virus crisis. Connect with a SCORE mentor to get free small business advice.

The Corona virus is impacting Central New York and our country hard. Know that our local volunteers are ready to help with mentoring & critical information to get you through this crisis.

SCORE has been mentoring new and existing businesses for over 50 years and has a network of over 11,000 volunteers who donate their time to help entrepreneurs when needed. 

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Free Mentoring

SCORE's mentors, comprised of active and retired business men and women, provide clients with free and confidential business counseling. Counseling can be conducted at the client's place of business, at our chapter headquarters, by telephone or via email

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Local Workshops

SCORE mentors and representatives from the local business community conduct a variety of regularly scheduled, low-cost educational workshops that provide valuable information and techniques necessary for establishing and managing a successful business.

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Free Resources

With access to a wide variety of documents, templates and tools to assist you in starting or growing your business, the information provided here covers a wide range of subjects including initial business planning, capital sources, government agencies, and much more.

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Lynda Online Software Training Resource

The Onondaga County Public Library (OCPL) is pleased to offer its cardholders access to’s library of instructional videos. Read more

Become a SCORE Volunteer

Become a SCORE Volunteer! SCORE volunteers provide confidential business mentoring services, both in person and online. Read more


Onondaga County Public Library Resources

Visit the Onondaga County Public Library. Librarians are available to answer your research questions.  315-435-1900 Read more

Help Make Dreams Come True - Become a SCORE Volunteer

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.

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