SCORE Greater Seattle

We provide free and confidential one-on-one business counseling by phone, email, and in-person and conduct workshops for both start-up entrepreneurs and seasoned small business owners.


SCORE, the nation’s largest network of volunteer, expert business mentors, is dedicated to helping small businesses get off the ground, grow and achieve their goals. Since 1964, we have provided education and mentorship to more than 11 million entrepreneurs.

SCORE is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and a resource partner of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). Thanks to this generous support from the SBA and because of the selfless contributions of our more than 10,000 dedicated volunteers, we can deliver most of our offerings at no cost.

SCORE of Greater Seattle provides free and confidential one-on-one business counseling by phone, email, and in-person for the Greater Seattle area and King, Snohomish, Kitsap, Jefferson, Clallam, Island and San Juan counties.  

Services offered by this organization are listed below. This provider specializes in the areas listed in bold.

Services Provided

Buying or Selling a Business

  • Buying or Selling an Existing Business

Business Planning

  • Business Succession Planning
  • Grow Your Number of Customers
  • Operations
  • Business Plan Consulting (Specialty)
  • Hire Employees

Management Issues

  • Leadership/Professional Development (Specialty)

Marketing and Sales

  • Competitive Analysis


  • Formal Mentoring Programs (Specialty)
  • One-on-One Counseling (Specialty)

Regulatory Compliance

  • Registration, Licenses and Permits (Specialty)

Selling to the Government and Large Corporations

  • Obtaining Government Contracts

Starting a Business

  • Business Research Resources (Specialty)
  • Business Training (Specialty)
  • Forming a Business (Specialty)
  • Business Technical Assistance (Specialty)
  • Startup Classes (Specialty)

Tax Services

  • State Tax Credit Information (Specialty)

Technical Assistance

  • Bookkeeping/Accounting Software Training
  • Business Bootcamps, Business Classes (Specialty)
  • Federal Loans/Disaster Loans
Contact Information
SCORE Greater Seattle ~ Chapter Chair
2401 4th Ave
Ste. 450
Seattle, WA 98121