|Project||Guide to Small Business in Houston|
|Contact Phone Number||(713) 487-6565|
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Service Corps Of Retired Executives (SCORE) is a network of over 10,000 volunteers who, through 360 chapters nationwide, offer small business entrepreneurs business counseling advice at no charge for all stages of business, from conception to growth. Their work is supported by the Small Business Administration (SBA). The Houston chapter of SCORE was founded in 1965. Since its conception, SCORE Houston has accumulated over 100 volunteers spanning 10 counties around the Houston area. They help address management challenges, banking, marketing, general legal advice, data and analytic collection advice.
SCORE offers financial, general legal, technology, and marketing advice to all businesses. Please see SCORE Houston's calendar of events for an up to date and comprehensive list of SCORE's activities, which can be found here. For locations and hours, please see Score Houston's website, which can be found here. To request a small business mentor, please go here.
Analysis of the Organization
They offer many worthwhile workshops, which are particularly valuable because they are low-cost or free.