New York City SCORE

Free Business Mentoring - Register for coaching, business advice and start up support



Free Small Business Mentoring

Help for every stage of your business

Free Business Mentoring

Small Business Mentoring

Register for coaching, 
business advice and start up
support from over 60 successful executives across multiple industries and skill areas.

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Educational Workshops


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range of topics.
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Funding Options


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alternative sources of small business loans and grants for financing your business in NYC.
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Free Business Resources

Free Business Resources

Access articles, templates, tools and links to help you start or grow your business.
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business risk management, funding strategies and more.
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SCORE New York City provides free and confidential business counseling to overcome one or more of your challenges: you don’t have to struggle on your own. You can have access to over 60 successful executives and professionals who have experienced the trials of running a small business covering all industry groups. 

Last year, we helped over 5,000 entrepreneurs and small business owners with advice and on-going mentoring from convenient offices located throughout New York City including Brooklyn, Bronx and Manhattan.

For 50 years, SCORE NYC has been one of SBA’s leading business services resource partners including small business workshops and seminars.

Everyday we provide expert advice and on-going mentoring to companies in Fashion, Retail, Restaurant, Non-Profits and Technology Companies; to name a few and work together to help you successfully overcome challenges such as:

Marketing and Sales Growth  |  Cash Management
Financing a Business – Small Business Loans and Grants
Accounting, Bookkeeping and Taxes
Patents and Trademarks  |  Operations
E-Commerce  |  Management  |  Non-Profits

No matter how small or how seemingly insurmountable your challenges may be, we guarantee to bring fresh perspectives, new insights, viable solutions and actionable business plans with our free “right way to success” services.  The next success story could be yours. 

Our free counseling services include:

Business Plans
E-Commerce and Social Media Marketing
Small Business Marketing Plans  |  Business Templates
Preparation for Loans and other forms of Financing
International Trade - Import and Export
Tax Issues  |  Legal  |  Human Resources
Online Small Business Training
Workshops (Discounted Fees)  |  Coaching
Planning for Success

To contact one of our expert business consultants for confidential meeting at one of our convenient locations, email one of our 60 Mentors here.






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

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.

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.