SCORE Madison

Get FREE Business Mentoring

For over 50 years, SCORE has served as America’s premier source of FREE business mentoring and education.  SCORE provides expert mentoring and education to thousands of startup and existing businesses, just like yours.

Our goal is for you to receive the help you need to be successful in your business with focused assistance in the areas of business planning, marketing, accounting and finance, and more.

As a resource partner of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), SCORE has helped more than 11 million entrepreneurs through mentoring, workshops and educational resources since 1964.

With SCORE, you are not alone on your business journey.

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SCORE Madison Volunteer

Being A SCORE Volunteer Offers Many Benefits

SCORE Madison is actively seeking women, men, people of color, working professionals and retired people experienced in all aspects of business.  Our volunteers willingly give time to pay their success forward to Wisconsin business owners and entrepreneurs. You can become a small business mentor, subject matter expert, workshop presenter, or provide administrative support.  In addition to realizing personal and professional fulfillment, volunteering with SCORE provides networking opportunities, knowledge building, civic recognition, and leadership opportunities. Sound like you?

In The News

How To Become A SCORE Small Business Mentor

SCORE volunteers offer confidential mentoring sessions to help clients get their enterprises off the ground. SCORE Madison provides FREE business mentoring, coaching, consulting,... Read more

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SCORE Madison

Budgeting for Next Year by Bill Ferguson

Companies using a calendar year to do their financial statements need to take this time of the year to do budgeting for next year. Budgeting? Why would a company need that?

- Client and Mentor Testimonials -

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SCORE Business Mentoring Testimonial - Arne King

Arne King, the owner of Savannah Company and Speed Gems talks about the marketing help he's received from SCORE Madison. SCORE Madison Free Business Mentoring


SCORE Business Mentoring Testimonial - Ken Wundrow

Certified mentor and co-chair Ken Wundrow talks about the fulfillment he receives sharing his expertise as a SCORE mentor. SCORE Madison Free Business Mentoring


COVID-19 Notice

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, SCORE Madison has suspended all in-person meetings and mentoring sessions.  However, SCORE Madison remains committed to serving our clients during this time.  Mentoring sessions are available by telephone or Zoom video conference.  SCORE can provide useful information and resources to help small businesses get through this challenging time.  Stay safe and stay well.

Thank you to all of our local partners and sponsors:

                   Monona Bank

                       Tingalls Graphic Design