Dayton SCORE Provides Small Business Training and Mentoring

High quality business advice and training are provided to small businesses from certified Dayton SCORE mentors.  These business services are provided in one-on-one meetings and workshops designed to meet the needs of start-up and existing small businesses.

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For-Profit Overview 

SCORE mentors and representatives from the local business community conduct a variety of regularly scheduled, low-cost educational training session that provide valuable information and techniques necessary for establishing and managing a successful business.

For-Profit Overview

NonProfit Overview

Nonprofit 501(c)(3) organizations in the Dayton region benefit yearly from training and free mentoring services that include topics on board development, volunteer management, fundraising, planning, financial management, and marketing.

NonProfit Overview

Templates & Tools

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.

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Upcoming Events

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February 2: Business Startup Basics

February 2, 2022, 10:00am EST
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Starting a business can be a daunting task, but SCORE Dayton is here to help simplify it for you.

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February 8: Access to Capital

February 8, 2022, 11:30am EST
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Local Live Webinar Panel Discussion

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February 22: The One Page Business Plan

February 22, 2022, 10:00am EST
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This workshop includes a complete overview of the 1-Page Business Plan as well as the popular 1-Page Business Model Canvas.

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February 24: How to Do Good While Doing Business

February 24, 2022, 1:00pm EST
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Entrepreneurs want not only to make a profit, but to do good while running their business

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March 1: The Full Business Plan

March 1, 2022, 10:00am EST
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Writing a traditional (full) business plan can sometimes seem overwhelming. To make the process easier and more manageable, this workshop will guide you step-by-step through...

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Dayton SCORE Newsletter

Within our newsletter, learn about Dayton SCORE′s outreach to the business community that is supported by our experienced counselors. These counselors provide FREE mentoring to... Read more

The Dayton SCORE Volunteer Experience

  Publications Volunteer Info Sheet Dayton Chapter Info National SCORE Impact America: Recover Our country needs you to help stabilize our economy and reclaim America′s global... Read more

We are pleased to announce the launch of Dayton Serves the largest FREE Nonprofit Volunteer Website in the MIAMI VALLEY connecting nonprofits with people who want to volunteer or donate to local organizations working to improve life in our area. 

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