Make a Difference in Our Community

Every year, SCORE volunteers help thousands of entrepreneurs live their dreams of successfully starting or growing a small business.

Last year, Southern Maryland SCORE assisted nearly 300 clients, and provided business workshops for hundreds more.

Give back to our community, while enjoying the benefits of SCORE membership.  Sign up to be a SCORE volunteer. 

Apply to be a SCORE Volunteer

Give Back – Share Your Expertise

SCORE volunteers contribute by:

  • Providing confidential business mentoring, in-person and online
  • Leading business workshops and seminar
  • Supporting  local chapter Marketing, IT, fundraising and other initiatives
  • Serving in leadership capacities with SCORE

… and get back in return

SCORE volunteers benefit by:

  • Enjoying the satisfaction of contributing to others’ success
  • Sharing experiences with other SCORE members
  • Keeping up to date; participating in life-long learning
  • Growing personally and professionally


Jennifer Politte
Jennifer Politte
Owner, Pilates on the Bay

When Politte was in the planning phase of opening her studio, she knew she would need a bank loan.

Read the Success Story

As a SCORE Volunteer You Can:

  • Provide confidential personal, or team, mentoring to both aspiring and established small business owners
  • Share your expertise via low-cost SCORE workshops
  • Serve our chapter in Marketing Fundraising, Administrative or Leadership roles
  • Have flexibility and manage your volunteer time

And you don’t need a business background; we have members with law, military, government, and education experience, as well as business experience from small business to the Fortune 100.

Complete your application today to get more information about volunteering with SCORE and building small business in Maryland.

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