Your Success is Our Success

Get free advice from local experts to help start or grow your small business.

The Hudson Valley is a fertile ground for small businesses, with many well-established companies growing daily and many new businesses looking to start-up and make their claim. However starting a new business is not always an easy task. If you are starting a new business or want your existing business to grow, having a strong and experienced mentor can be invaluable. SCORE Ulster offers free and confidential mentorships to both existing businesses and start-ups alike. The SCORE Foundation is a nationally operated not-for-profit, funded by the Small Business Administration (SBA), with over 320 chapters in the US and one of them is located in Ulster County.

Use the links on our site to contact us, or call: 845.339.0468.

Find a Mentor

Whether you’re just starting out, in business, or ready to sell or retire, you can get FREE, confidential,business advice from expert advisors committed to helping you succeed. Meet face-to-face in one of ourmentoring locations or connect with one of our online mentors.

Find Your Mentor
Take a Workshop
Register today for our no-or low-cost business training. We provide education on a variety of business topics, including marketing, finance, and accounting, management, and others. Live webinars, on-demand interactive courses, and recorded webinars are also available online.
Workshops & Events

Browse Resources

If you’re looking for free, local business templates, guides, blogs or other helpful tools, SCORE is yourdestination. Browse our resource library to get the latest in small business strategies and trends. Usethe information you find in the library to grow your business knowledge.

Browse Our Resource Library

Share Your Business Knowledge

Every year, SCORE volunteers help thousands of entrepreneurs start small businesses and achieve new levels of success in their existing businesses. Volunteering at SCORE is a way for you to give back to your community, connect with fellow business owners, and pass on your knowledge and expertise to the next generation of entrepreneurs in your community.

Become a Volunteer