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Seattle, Washington, USA. Space Needle.
SCORE Greater Seattle
Serving King, Snohomish, Kitsap, Jefferson, Clallam, Island, and San Juan Counties.

We provide free and confidential one-on-one business counseling by phone, email, and in-person for the Greater Seattle area. We also conduct FREE workshops for both start-up entrepreneurs and seasoned small business owners.

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2024 Washington District Women’s Pitch Contest Finalists
2024 Washington District Women’s Pitch Contest

Final presentations were held on April 25th. Winners were announced on April 25th and honored at the 2024 Small Business Awards Gala held on Wednesday, May 1st.

2024 Winners and Finalists 2023 Winners and Finalists
Small Business Awards Gala at the Museum of Flight
2024 Small Business Awards Gala
May 1st at the Museum of Flight

The 2024 Small Business Awards Gala was held on Wednesday, May 1st at the Museum of Flight. Almost 400 attendees came for an evening of networking, socializing, and honoring ten outstanding entrepreneurs and small businesses in Washington and Alaska. 

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2023 SCORE Washington District Chapter of the Year!

SCORE Greater Seattle is honored to receive the 2023 SCORE District Chapter of the Year Award for outstanding performance in the Washington District. This award shows that we are more dedicated than ever to helping our clients succeed, and we look forward to continuing to serve our local community.

2023 District Chapter of the Year
JULY IS

Rural Entrepreneurs Month


Rural Entrepreneurship Month celebrates the achievements of America's rural business owners. Rural entrepreneurs and their communities have faced unique challenges over the years, from limited access to resources to geographic isolation. SCORE is renewing our commitment to being part of the solution for these resilient business owners. We're here to give you the tools to meet and overcome any business challenge so that you can succeed in your rural enterprise.

Be sure to check out the Rural Entrepreneurs Hub for content and webinars created especially for rural business owners and SCORE success stories of thriving rural businesses like 4 Hill Farms!

Visit the Rural Entrepreneurs Resource Hub
Jim Mansfield and Wife, 4 Hill Farms
Upcoming Local Workshops & Webinars
Marketing Plan 101: Create Your Roadmap To Success | 7/25/2024

Are you overwhelmed by all the choices for your marketing your business in the new year? Not sure where your time is best spent? Are you following what everyone else is doing and hope it works for you too? 

A well-executed marketing plan will help you:

  • Define your business with SWOT Analysis (Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threat)
  • Define your target audience with buyer personas
  • Tools you will need to execute on your marketing plan
  • Measuring and Optimizing your Marketing Efforts
  • Define your brand with proper visuals and messaging
  • Learn how to use AI (Artificial Intelligence) tools to build
Self-Employment Assistance Program (SEAP)

While participating in the Self-Employment Assistance Program (SEAP), you can create a job in an occupation that interests you and stimulate the local economy. This program can give you the flexibility and income opportunity unavailable through traditional employment.

Learn More About the Program
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SCORE Empowers All Entrepreneurs

We believe that anyone can start and manage a successful small business. We also know that the road is harder for some than for others. Diverse backgrounds, different voices, and unique needs may call for specialized resources and mentoring approaches.

SCORE is listening, recognizes these diverse needs, and provides personalized support in a wholly-inclusive platform called SCORE for All. 

Visit SCORE for All
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Impact Your Community

Since 1964, SCORE has educated and mentored more than 11 million small business owners and entrepreneurs. We're looking for people with diverse backgrounds and experiences to serve in a variety of roles — from knowledgeable business mentors to local community advocates. 

Become a Volunteer
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