Small Business Help from SCORE

No matter what stage your business or non-profit is at, SCORE has a free business mentor for you. Easily request a mentor to help you start, grow, or transition your business today!

Our 50+ mentors across the Cape, Martha’s Vineyard, and Nantucket are available to meet with you by video, phone, or email at your convenience. All services are free and confidential.

The fastest way to schedule a meeting is to email us at You can also leave a message at 508-775-4884 or schedule online through a Mentoring Request.  All mentoring is free and confidential.

Connect with Cape Cod & The Islands SCORE

SCORE Cape Cod Upcoming Local Workshops

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Live Event

Creating an Effective Social Media Strategy

December 7, 2022, 9:00am EST | On-Line Only

Creating rich, engaging content is key to consumers seeing your content and reacting in a way that supports your overall marketing and business goals. Read more

Live Event


January 17, 2023, 9:00am EST | On-Line Only

In this webinar, we will explore a step- by-step process for creating an effective web site. Read more

Live Event


February 1, 2023, 9:00am EST | On-line Only

Having your business on GMB plays an important part in how potential customers find your business online.  Read more


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


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


Business Planning & Financial Statements Template Gallery

Download SCORE’s templates to help you plan for a new business startup or grow your existing business. Read more


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


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.

SCORE Cape Cod and the Islands 2021 Awards Event

Small business awards 2021 banner
Celebrate our 2021 awards event and the 18 businesses recognized by SCORE and the local Cape Cod Chambers. 
Our event covered SCORE Awards and the Chambers' "Build a Better Mousetrap Awards



Picture of yarmouth business award presented to SCORE

SCORE Cape Cod and the Islands chapter was recently awarded the Business of the Year by Yarmouth Chamber in recognition of all the work we did during the Pandemic and in our everyday mentoring of small businesses that are the heart of the town.  They are especially appreciative of the workshop /webinar programs we offer.