Lancaster SCORE

Whether launching a new business or tackling issues in an existing one, SCORE of Lancaster has over 50 volunteer mentors to provide expert advice and feedback through our free, confidential, face-to-face mentoring program.

The Lancaster chapter of SCORE also offers a variety of affordable seminars and workshops that educate and prepare entrepreneurs and small business owners, covering everything from business fundamentals to financial planning and marketing.

Our SCORE Business Roundtables give small business owners with common interests the opportunity to interact in an open forum to share experiences, exchange best practices and network.

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 in Downtown Lancaster, by telephone (717-397-3092) or via email.

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.

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.