SCORE and Facebook Partner to Support Veteran Entrepreneurs
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According to the U.S. Census, veteran-owned businesses represent 9.1% of all U.S. businesses (for a total of 2.52 million businesses), employing 5.8 million people and generating
The partnership between SCORE and
- Mentor Match Portal connecting military members and veterans with a cohort of SCORE's experienced business mentors who are also US veterans.
- Veteran-Focused Educational Toolkit for launching a business, including step-by-step guides and business planning resources.
- Veteran-Focused Interactive Workshops in 10 locations nationwide, where SCORE's veteran mentors will be available to all attendees post workshop for continued guidance through all stages of startup and growth.
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"Veterans are uniquely qualified to become successful entrepreneurs, given the skills they have learned during their military service. They tend to be hardworking, strong teammates, and creative problem-solvers," said SCORE CEO
Click here for more information on veterans' entrepreneurship and for free educational resources that help veterans start successful small businesses.
Since 1964, SCORE has helped more than 11 million aspiring entrepreneurs. Each year, SCORE's 11,000 volunteer business experts provide free small business mentoring sessions, workshops and educational services to clients in 300 chapters nationwide. In 2018, SCORE volunteers helped to create 32,387 new businesses and 103,300 non-owner jobs.
For more information about starting or operating a small business, or on volunteering with SCORE, visit SCORE at www.score.org. Follow @SCOREMentors on
Funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the