GREATER AIKEN SCORE

Headquartered in Aiken, South Carolina, we are one of 350+ chapters nationwide. We work closely with businesses, chambers, and other resource partners throughout Aiken, Barnwell, and Edgefield counties, as well as Augusta, GA. We are an organization of experienced volunteers who help would be entrepreneurs and small businesses in our hometown area startup, grow, and succeed.

SERVICES

Our services include confidential, face-to-face business mentoring, local seminars and workshops, and ongoing Advisory Board teams for owners of established businesses. 

Whether you are starting a business or expanding a business, SCORE counselors are here to help you succeed. Our SCORE mentors meet with clients at the Greater Aiken Chamber of Commerce located at 121 Richland Ave, E in Aiken, Southern Wesleyan University located at 802 East Martintown Road in North Augusta, and the Augusta Chamber of Commerce located at 1 10th St #120 in Augusta, GA. There is no charge for mentoring, no matter how many sessions are needed.

This website and our National website (www.score.org) also offer extensive “how-to” information, business resources, online mentoring and webinars.

BUSINESS COUNSELORS

Your 30+ local business counselors are real world professionals who provide guidance and counseling in the Central Savannah River Area (CSRA). We are experts in such areas as business plan preparation, accounting, administration, marketing, finance, insurance, environmental management, construction, general management, manufacturing, retailing and sales.

APPOINTMENTS

Counseling is available to all U. S. citizens over the age of 13. Whether you are starting a business or expanding a business, SCORE counselors are here to help you succeed. Our SCORE mentors meet with clients at the Greater Aiken Chamber of Commerce located at 121 Richland Ave, E in Aiken, and at Southern Wesleyan University located at 802 East Martintown Road in North Augusta. There is no charge for mentoring, no matter how many sessions are needed. To request a meeting click:   REQUEST A MEETING  

RECOGNITION

In recognition of the chapter’s service Greater Aiken SCORE was awarded Platinum Chapter status at the 2015 SCORE National Conference. In January 2015, the chapter received the 2015 District Chapter of the Year Award. These awards designate Greater Aiken SCORE as the best SCORE chapter in South Carolina. In November 2016 the chapter received the 2016 SC District Chapter of the Year Award for the second year in a row.

SCORE is a nonprofit association dedicated to educating entrepreneurs and helping small businesses start, grow, and succeed nationwide. SCORE is a resource partner with the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), and has been mentoring small business owners for more than forty years.