SCORE is a nonprofit association dedicated to educating entrepreneurs and helping small businesses start, grow, and succeed. SCORE's Roanoke Chapter has been serving the Roanoke Valley and surrounding areas for four decades.
The Chapter's main office is located at 105 Franklin Rd SW, Suite 150, Roanoke VA 24011. Our phone number is 540-857-2834. The Chapter also has volunteers that reside outside of Roanoke, in the Blacksburg, Radford, and Floyd areas, that work locally. Additionally, the Chapter has a branch in Lynchburg which serves the Region 2000 area consisting of the City of Lynchburg and the counties of Bedford, Amherst, Campbell, and Appomattox. The Lynchburg branch office is located in the Business Development Centre at 147 Mill Ridge Road, Suite 122, Lynchburg, VA 24502, and the Lynchburg phone number is 434-582-4560.
Nationally, SCORE is a valuable network of 13,000+ volunteers organized into over 360 Chapters who offer small business entrepreneurs confidential business counseling services at no charge. SCORE volunteers have the knowledge and experience to help any small business owner get the help they need. Our dedicated volunteers represent over 3,000 years of experience across 62 industries. SCORE is a resource partner with the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA).
SCORE also provides local workshops and events throughout the country to connect small business owners with the people and information they need to start, grow, and maintain their businesses, as well as online workshops available 24/7. SCORE provides resources, templates and tools to assist entrepreneurs in developing tools and plans they need to navigate their way to small business success.
Founded in 1964, SCORE is headquartered in Herndon, VA.