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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MaineWorks

“My SCORE advisors helped me lay out the plan and the order of priority” for launching MaineWorks, Walsh recalls. Read more

Margo Walsh
MaineWorks
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Flowfold

As college-age business owners, Friedman and McNeill turned to SCORE mentors for perspective and experience. Read more

Flowfold
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Galleries on the Go

Although Mullins has a business degree, SCORE mentors provided guidance and accountability to stay focused as Galleries on the Go grows. Read more

Sara Mullins
Galleries on the Go
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Starseed Bakery

“At each stage of building my business, I was referred to members who were experts in their particular field, so I was continually guided in the areas I needed to address at the ti Read more

Linda Beg
Starseed Bakery
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Holt Bosse

SCORE helped us get a handle on the bookkeeping aspect of running a company. Read more

Dave Holt & Patrick Bosse
Holt Bosse
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Health Education for Life

SCORE helped me with getting started finding a name etc. My work at the University of Minnesota took up so much of my time I had to put my business on the back-burner. Read more

Birgitta Rice
Health Education for Life
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Elite Soccer

Between 2008 and 2014, SCORE helped Elite Soccer grow from two partners working part time to 30 full-time employees. During this period, Steele bought out his business partner with Read more

Mike Steele
Elite Soccer
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Miss Birdsong's Sweet Tooth

The American Small Business Championship: 2013 Winner Miss Birdsong's Sweet Tooth
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Garbage to Garden

SCORE mentor Alan Shaver began working with Tyler Frank just after the business idea was conceived. Read more

Tyler Frank
Garbage to Garden
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Liberty Tax Franchise, Cincinnati OH

Gina's mentor Dennis Murphy helped her with identifying key problems in her industry as well as key competitors. Read more

Gina Pinto Williams
Liberty Tax Franchise, Cincinnati OH
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Fresh Corner Cafe

Kimelman says his mentor, David Broner has not only been a supporter and encourager of Fresh Corner Cafe, he also helped with setting metric goals. Read more

Noam Kimelman
Fresh Corner Cafe

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