Welcome Veterans!

We are proud to partner with Meta Boost to help veterans, current military members and their families start and grow their own small businesses. Get free resources and find your mentor today.

How Can SCORE Help Veteran Entrepreneurs?

SCORE is the nation’s largest network of volunteer, expert business mentors. Our network of more than 10,000 mentors can meet with you via phone, video, or email to answer your business questions. 

Some of our mentors also served in the military. They understand your challenges because they’ve faced them, too. They can help you translate military skills into business success by navigating available services, funding opportunities, government contracts and more.

SCORE also provides free business workshops and educational resources.
Here are a few resources for veteran entrepreneurs:

Recorded Webinar

From Veteran to Entrepreneur - Steps to Start and Find Funding

This educational webinar will provide actionable step-by-step guidance on starting a business and filing proper documents to gain funds. Read more

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Recorded Webinar

Are You the Next Veteran Entrepreneur? Vet-to-Vet Advice About Business Ownership

Veteran Entrepreneurs will share expert insights to help Veterans determine their readiness for business ownership and discovering the path forward. Read more

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Blog

From Battle to Business: How the Military Prepared Me for the Corporate World

What if I told you that the organization that has created more business owners than any program in the nation will actually pay you to join? It’s the U.S. military. Read more

Meet Some of Our Veteran Mentors

Business Plans / Startup Assistance
Can help business owners with strategic planning, as well as, business operations. Read More >
Business Plans / Startup Assistance
I can help you start, run and grow your business. I am an experienced entrepreneur, owning and running two small... Read More >
Business Plans / Startup Assistance
I can help to analyze business opportunities and implement best practices in manufacturing, sales, marketing,... Read More >

Accounting & Cash Flow
I can help small businesses with financial and accounting systems, and financial statement understanding. My prior work... Read More >
Business Plans / Startup Assistance
I have been a SCORE Mentor since 2013. I can help you start, run, and grow your business. I can help you evaluate your... Read More >
Business Plans / Startup Assistance
As a volunteer with SCORE and a management consultant, I am ready to assist you and your team develop your ideas to get... Read More >

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Find a Workshop near you:

Recorded Webinar

Reopening Your Business the Smart Way

Event Language: English

SCORE and the Cape Cod Chamber of Commerce will host a free two-part webinar - Reopening Your Business the Smart Way. - on May 4th and May 13th - topics include Cash forecasting... Read more

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eGuide

SCORE Reopening Toolkit for Small Business

Article Language: English

It's time to shift your mindset from Coronavirus Reaction to Business Recovery. Start now to Prepare your Business to Reopen in a New, and Still Evolving Market Environment. That... Read more

eGuide

SCORE Handbook for Small Business

Article Language: English

This handbook is a comprehensive guide to starting and running a small business on Cape Cod... Read more

Article

Tips from SCORE - Small Business Advice

Article Language: English

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

eGuide

Financing Resources & Grants

Article Language: English

Get financing resources for Cape Cod, Martha's Vineyard, Nantucket and Southeastern Massachusetts Read more

Infographic

Mutt's Sauce Small Business Journey

Article Language: English

While serving in the US Air Force, Charlie “Mutt” Ferrell, Jr. was known for his homemade, all-purpose sauce. Decades later, his granddaughter Charlynda founded Mutt’s Sauce to... Read more

Recorded Webinar

Empowering the Veteran and Military Small Business Community

Event Language: English
September 15, 2021, 3:20pm EDT

Hear from accomplished veteran and military spouse entrepreneurs and learn how you can tap into SBA’s veteran resources to start, grow, or expand your business. Read more

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Blog

8 Resources To Help Veteran Entrepreneurs & Small Businesses

Article Language: English
July 1, 2021,

To help veteran entrepreneurs flourish in business, we asked business professionals and CEOs this question for their best advice.

Blog

7 Great Side Business Ideas for Veterans

Article Language: English
May 26, 2021,

The skills veterans build in the military make them perfect for entrepreneurship upon return to civilian life. Explore 7 excellent side business ideas for veterans.

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