Browse through these SCORE mentoring success stories to learn more about the small businesses we've helped. Use the filters below to browse stories by business topic, entrepreneur type, business stage, or industry. Once you've learned how we've helped others, sign up for your mentor today.

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The Secret Chocolatier

While mentors have helped the team look toward the future, they've also helped The Secret Chocolatier weather a few small business storms — literally. Read more

Andy & Robin Ciordia and Bill & Karen Dietz
Co-Owners, The Secret Chocolatier
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Atypical Pictures

“The grant and SCORE enabled me to expand my network,” Patrick says. Read more

April Patrick
Atypical Pictures
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Hartel Corporation

Doug says, “If not for SBA and SCORE, I would have to ask myself, would I be an entrepreneur? Read more

Doug Hartel
Hartel Corporation
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Semiconductor Circuits

“I didn’t want to spend the rest of my life asking ‘what if.’ I believed in myself and in the ability of my fellow employees to make this dream succeed. Read more

Teddi Ritchie
Semiconductor Circuits
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Pieh Tool Company

Amy Pieh
Pieh Tool Company
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Beyond Clothing

Scott credits the trust of his customers and confidence of his friends in helping him turn what started out as a hobby into a worthwhile enterprise. Read more

Scott Jones
Beyond Clothing
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Jaime Construction, Inc.

Sheinberg is proud of his volunteer work with SCORE and the positive effect it can have on people’s lives. “I’ve seen firsthand on a number of occasions how SCORE has influenced an Read more

Edna and Alfredo Jaime
Jaime Construction, Inc.
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Planning Commissioners Journal

Thanks to SCORE's help, the direct-mail campaign netted Wayne 100 new subscribers. Read more

Wayne Senville
Planning Commissioners Journal
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Wings Unlimited, Inc.

Tara credits SCORE for helping her family’s business succeed. “The professional support from SCORE has been of great value as our business grows and evolves,” she says. Read more

Ann Gilmartin
Wings Unlimited, Inc.
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Julie Morgenstern Enterprises

Julie had no business experience nor had she ever held an office job. Read more

Julie Morgenstern
Julie Morgenstern Enterprises
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Center for Peak Performance

John learned about SCORE through the Internet and his local Chamber of Commerce. “I chose SCORE because of its highly successful people who are mentoring business owners. Read more

John O’Keefe
Center for Peak Performance

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