We're Here for the Life of Your Business

The coronavirus has hit small businesses hard, but SCORE mentors can help you during this difficult time.  Connect with a SCORE Cape Fear Mentor to receive free business advice in Eastern North Carolina. Our Mission is to provide resources and expertise to maximize the success of existing and emerging small businesses.

Connect with SCORE Cape Fear

Simple Steps for Starting your Business

If you're thinking of starting a business, or have taken the first few steps towards achieving your dream, this workshop series is for you. It will be held in-person at Cape Fear Community College, at 6 PM, and the remaining dates are on November 19, 24, and December 1. Follow the registration link below to visit the website and sign up for the last few workshops, we hope to see you there!

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Don't Miss Our Grow With Google Webinar!

Our Next Grow With Google Webinar Is Approaching! Our last Grow With Google Webinar, "Reach Customers Online With Google", will be coming up on December 10th at 10 a.m.  This is your last chance to gain key online business success tools, so register today!

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Competition and Competitive Advantage

Does Your Business Look Like Every Other Business? In this upcoming webinar "Competition and Competitive Advantage", learn how to differentiate yourself from your competition and achieve business success. Join us on December 3rd at 6 pm for this free seminar on gaining a competitive advantage.

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Free Remote Mentoring for Entrepreneurs and Small Business Professionals Get Free Business Mentoring Today!

Due to the coronavirus outbreak, SCORE mentors will meet with clients remotely. Mentors are available to participate in remote mentoring sessions via phone, email, and video. If you already have a mentor, ask them if you can use a remote mentoring method for your sessions. If you don’t already have a SCORE mentor, you can request a remote business mentor today.

You can browse mentor profiles to find your ideal expert or fill out the mentoring request form and we will pair you with the right mentor to help your small business thrive.

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Who We Are

SCORE Cape Fear Region is a team of over 30 mentors who are dedicated to providing knowledge and insights to businesses of all sizes throughout the Southeastern North Carolina region.  Our diverse group of mentors have backgrounds that represent nearly every industry.  We are ready to assist you in growing or starting your business.

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Live Online Workshops for Entrepreneurs and Small Business Owners Attend Workshops Taught by Local Experts!

SCORE Cape Fear Region mentors and representatives from the local business community conduct a variety of regularly scheduled educational workshops that provide valuable information and techniques necessary for establishing and managing a successful business.

Due to COVID-19, our workshops will be held online until further notice. Click below to view live online workshops, recorded webinars and courses on demand on a variety of small business topics.

Upcoming Workshops


Share Your Expertise

SCORE is proud to have the nation’s largest network of volunteer, expert business mentors. They help thousands of entrepreneurs start and grow their small businesses every year. Our volunteers give back to their communities and pass on their knowledge to the next generation of entrepreneurs.

Do you want to help someone achieve their dream?

Become a SCORE Volunteer