Coronavirus Resources

Small business owners are resilient and can power through this challenging time, with SCORE Lancaster-Lebanon by their side. The success of your small business is important to us. We have compiled the latest business guidance, assistance, and resources to help your small business adapt and succeed.

In-Person Events Are Suspended; Online Support Is Available

The health of small business owners, their employees and our network of volunteers is our top priority. Effective immediately, all SCORE chapters across the country have suspended in-person events, including mentoring sessions and workshops, until further notice.

SCORE Lancaster-Lebanon is committed to providing you the best service we can during this time. We will update you when in-person events resume, and when new resources and guidance become available.

Remote Mentoring Remote Mentoring

Mentors are available to participate in remote mentoring sessions via phone, email and video. If you already have a SCORE mentor, ask them if you can use a remote mentoring method for your sessions. If you don’t already have a mentor, you can find a business mentor today.

Find a Mentor

Online Workshops Online Workshops

Our workshops will be held online until further notice. Click below to view free live and recorded webinars & interactive courses on demand on small business topics.

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SCORE COVID-19 "Lemons to Lemonade" Stories

Small business is a vital part of the U.S. economy. With the ongoing news and concerns of COVID-19, SCORE shares trusted business guidance, assistance, and resources. We are committed to providing you the best service we can during this time. See how SCORE Lancaster-Lebanon volunteers have helped turn "Lemons into Lemonade" with these business owners.

SCORE COVID-19 "Lemons to Lemonade"Story: Darcy Taylor

SCORE Lancaster-Lebanon salutes these small business owners who are handed lemons by the COVID-19 crisis and turn them into lemonade. Darcy Taylor was faced with an unimaginable... Read more

SCORE COVID-19 "Lemons to Lemonade" Story: Kauffmans Kitchens

SCORE Lancaster-Lebanon salutes these small business owners who are handed lemons by the COVID-19 crisis and turn them into lemonade. SCORE client Kyle Kauffman, President of... Read more

SCORE COVID-19 "Lemons to Lemonade"Story: Freiman Stoltzfus

The coronavirus outbreak is a human tragedy that is affecting every aspect of what was once considered a normal life. This crisis has had a devastating impact on our small... Read more

SCORE COVID-19 "Lemons to Lemonade"Story:Julie Hillard

SCORE mentor Denise Fessler is understandably proud of the prompt pivot that client Julie Hillard, owner of Peaceful Living Solutions, made in reaction to the COVID-19 crisis.... Read more

SCORE COVID-19 "Lemons to Lemonade" Story: EnterTRAINING Solutions, LLC

Monica Rakoczy's year has been a bit of an adventure. The first quarter of 2020 began with the calendar for EnterTRAINING Solutions, LLC booked with instruction courses, and her... Read more

SCORE COVID-19 "Lemons to Lemonade" Story: HQ Water Solutions

It is always a gamble when an entrepreneur takes the plunge to start a new business. But what happens when you have checked all the boxes, laid a firm foundation, have a strong... Read more

SCORE Small Business Resilience Hub

We know that disasters and economic downturns bring unprecedented challenges. But what if the obstacle you are experiencing right now is your opportunity to grow stronger and more successful than you’ve ever been? What if you could do more than just survive? What if you could thrive?

Our Resilience Hub offers training, resources, and remote mentoring to help your small business adapt and succeed.

Visit the Hub and learn more

SBA Funding Updates

Bookmark this page to view the latest news on SBA loans, grants, and other funding opportunities. Read more


The Nav PPP Loan Calculator

The Nav CARES Act Calculator helps business owners estimate their potential PPP loan amount so they can apply with confidence. Read more


New Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Loans: How to Qualify and Apply

More PPP loans, EIDL grants, Pandemic Unemployment benefits, and other small business relief are coming soon. Here we do our best to explain the legislation that includes a new... Read more

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USDA Pandemic Response and Safety Program

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The USDA has opened these grants for food processors and farmers in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more

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SBA Coronavirus Relief Options

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In addition to traditional SBA funding programs, the CARES Act established several new temporary programs to address the COVID-19 outbreak. Read more

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KKR Small Business Builders Grant

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Global Entrepreneurship Network has partnered with KKR and Hello Alice to provide a grant for small business owners. Read more

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BGE Energizing Small Business Grants Program

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BGE has pledged to provide $15 million to assist Maryland's small businesses with COVID-19 relief and recovery in 2021. Read more

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Health Checklist Guidance (CDC)

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This interim guidance is based on what is currently known about the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). Businesses and employers can prevent and slow the spread of COVID-19... Read more

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Small Business Majority Resources

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Daily updates of relevant tips, resources, and information on new funding opportunities and policy developments for small business. Read more

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Federal Resources for U.S. Small Businesses

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Find federal agency resources to support your small business through the coronavirus pandemic. Read more

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Nav’s Small Business Grant

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Quarterly small business grants. $10,000 to take your business to the next level. Read more

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Making It Work Podcast

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Making It Work puts you in a room with people who take you through the highs and lows of running a company. This is not a podcast just about success stories. So if you’re a self-... Read more

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Tech Chat with Small Businesses

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Small-business owners have a special kind of tech support: each other. Hear from our Entrepreneur Advisory Board (EAB) and FedEx Small Business Grant Contest winners. Read more

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Print Services to Support Small Businesses

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Reopening for business as the world recovers from coronavirus? Use attention-grabbing banners, bold signs, and other marketing materials to attract new customers. Read more

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FedEx Discount Program

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Delivering products to your customers is important to your business success. Get information on a program available to help you with your shipping needs. Read more