About Us



The Springfield, Missouri chapter of SCORE was founded in 1974 as Chapter 61 and now has more than 30 volunteers. Counselors of Springfield SCORE are experienced business owners and managers who volunteer their experience and knowledge to help small business owners and potential small business owners achieve success.

Client service is the objective of Springfield SCORE, and volunteer business counselors are dedicated to providing the best possible service. Face-to-face or online, the counselors of Chapter 61 are able to aid in the success of small businesses. SCORE counselors provide in-depth, industry-specific business assistance to help evaluate a business idea or plan, stimulate business growth and ensure long-term development.

The Chapter also supports the National Cyber Counseling efforts; we have many members that provide professional counseling services via the internet and email. If you are interested in Cyber Counseling you can find out more at our National website, www.score.org. As a Nation-wide organization, SCORE boasts over 389 Chapters, with over 13,000 volunteers. It has been said that our professionals have over 250,000,000 years of practical experience. So don't hesitate if you have a question.

We look forward to serving you soon, let us help you, help yourself. If you have questions about your business, trouble with your accounting system, or simply want to find out how to go into business, we are here to help!