Reopening Your Business the Smart Way - SCORE is here to help!

On Cape Cod, Martha's Vinyard & Nantucket we have 50+ mentors committed to help you work through the unprecedented challenges from the coronavirus outbreak.  You can schedule an appointment for remote mentoring via Phone, Email and Video.  Call 508-775-4884 or go to Mentoring Request.  It's free.  It's confidential

Connect with Cape Cod & The Islands SCORE

Due to Coronavirus health concerns, SCORE is only scheduling Phone, Email or Video Conferencing mentoring sessions until further notice.   Local workshops are postponed and/or replaced by on-line webinars.  Below are the latest links covering Coronavirus Emergency Loans & Benfits, and Reopening Guides, Checklists & Resources: 

    • SBA has Extended the Deadline to Apply for the PPP Loan to August 8th, 2020
    • SBA EIDL Advance Program Discontinued and No Longer Available - 7/21/2020
    • PPP Loan Forgiveness Application
    • PPP Loan Forgiveness Application Instructions
    • 60 Questions Answered on the PPP Loan and Forgiveness Program, including the new H.R. 7010 Law 

    • Safety Standards and Checklists for Industries Reopening (inc. Phase III)- Updated 7/2/2020: Sector-specific Protocols and best practices

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Reopening Guides, Toolkits, and Strategies for Small Businesses

Massachusetts and Industry Resources, Guides, Webinars and Toolkits, to help you Prepare for Reopening Your Business Read more

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Coronavirus Emergency Loans, Grants and Benefits for Small Business

Info & FAQ's about all Coronavirus Aid, Relief, Economic Security (CARES) Act. SBA Loan Programs for Small Business Employers & Employees and other Loans, Grants & Benefits. Read more

Recorded Webinar

How to Setup an eCommerce Store and Get Buyers to it from Search

This 2-part webinar series will cover the fundamentals of eCommerce and building an online store and attracting buyers to it. Read more

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Note: During the Coronavirus threat all Mentoring will be by Phone or Video Conferencing
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Business Planning & Financial Statements Template Gallery

Download SCORE’s easy-to-use business planning, finance, sales, marketing and management templates to help you plan for a new business startup or grow your existing business. Read more

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Tips from SCORE - Small Business Advice

Tips from SCORE are published weekly in the Cape Cod Times, furnishing Small Businesses with timely advice on managing and operating their companies. All Tips are posted here and... Read more

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Government Contracting Opportunities for Small Businesses

SBA 8(a) Business Development Program to help small disadvantaged businesses are administered by the Small Business Administration and offer opportunities for Small Businesses to... Read more

Become a SCORE Volunteer

Help us help Cape Cod's Small Businesses!
If you have Small Business Management experience and are interested in a new volunteer opportunity join us at SCORE Cape Cod & the Islands. Tell us how you'd like to contribute: Mentor Businesses, share your knowledge as a Workshop Presenter, be a Program or Administrative Volunteer or offer Subject Matter Expertise in Retail, Restaurant Management, Social Media and more. Time commitments vary depending on the volunteer category and your schedule.
Make a Difference & Share your Knowledge.