Browse through these SCORE mentoring success stories to learn more about the small businesses we've helped. Use the filters below to browse stories by business topic, entrepreneur type, business stage, or industry. Once you've learned how we've helped others, sign up for your mentor today.

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716 Home Inspections

Paolini attended the Starting and Managing Your Own Business workshop, where he learned more about the mentorship opportunities SCORE offers. Read more

James Paolini
Owner, 716 Home Inspections
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Solar Alternatives Design

“SCORE was my much-needed introduction into the business world,” Durston says. Read more

Tom Durston
Owner, Solar Alternatives Design
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Irish Green Lawn Care

“Originally SCORE helped me with my first business plan and three years of projected financial statements so I could acquire the very first business loan from a bank,” McLaughlin r Read more

Shar McLaughlin
Owner and Operator, Irish Green Lawn Care
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ChromaNanoTech

After meeting SCORE mentor William Ritter several times at local startup events. Read more

William Bernier
President, ChromaNanoTech
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BTown Clean

Rubeck sought out SCORE to make sure he launched his business with a solid foundation. Read more

Patrick Rubeck
Owner, BTown Clean
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Pristine Reflections

Mentors Rick Norman and Fern White helped Pristine Reflections determine marketing strategies. Read more

Michael and Amber Miller
Owners, Pristine Reflections
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Barkly Pets

The Barkly team worked with Hal Shelton, who met with the co-founders monthly to discuss raising capital and scaling the business. Read more

Christopher Gonzalez, Dave Comisky and Jim Camut
Co-founders, Barkly
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Clipper Landscaping

Collins attended workshops on how to start and grow a business along with building effective business websites. Read more

Kent Collins
Clipper Landscaping
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Avant Palette

Mentor Paul Hollenbach helped Johannes gain the essential tools she would need to start and maintain her successful business. Read more

Margarette Johannes
Avant Palette