SCORE Rhode Island

We provide FREE, confidential counseling to small businesses as a volunteer organization of working and retired business owners, professionals, and executives with experience in all aspects of business management.

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Registrations Are Open!

Our 2020 Women’s Small Business Summit Is Here!

The Summit provides three focused events across four weeks -- specially designed to help female entrepreneurs network & connect, find support to work through their challenges, and be inspired for a transformational future ahead.

  1. Get Together For A Morning Coffee on Wednesday, October 7, 2020
  2. Engage With Each Other Over A Power Lunch on Thursday, October 22, 2020
  3. Connect For A Wine & Cheese Happy Hour on Thursday, November 5, 2020

Learn more and get tickets for this virtual event at

Jerry Bucci Jr.
Warwick Ice Cream Co.

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Free Mentoring

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.


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Local Workshops

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.

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Free Resources

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.

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Free Counseling In-Person or Virtually for Rhode Island & South Coast Massachusetts for Aspiring and Current Business Owners & Entrepreneurs

Our mentors are available to meet at one of our ten SCORE Rhode Island locations, at a location you both agree on, or virtually by phone or video conferences.

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