Welcome to SCORE Northeast Indiana

We provide Northeast Indiana with the professional advice and tools to help businesses thrive! We offer FREE business mentoring, FREE business workshops, and numerous templates and tools to help you start or grow a business. 

Connect with Fort Wayne SCORE

Free Mentoring

Whether you’re just starting out, in business, or ready to sell or retire, you can get FREE, confidential, business advice from expert advisors committed to helping you succeed. Meet face-to-face in one of our mentoring locations or connect with one of our online mentors.

Find a Mentor

Local Workshops

Register today for our FREE business training. We provide education on a variety of business topics including marketing, finance and accounting, management, and others. Get instruction from a local expert and connect with other business owners in the community.

Take a Workshop

Free Resources

If you’re looking for free, local business templates, guides, blogs or other helpful tools, SCORE is your destination. Browse our resource library to get the latest in small business strategies and trends. Use the information you find in the library to grow your business knowledge.

Browse the Library

SBA Disaster Resources

Because of COVID-19 Indiana is now an eligible disaster area and borrowers can now submit applications for disaster loans through the Small Business Administration's disaster loan... Read more

SCORE Northeast Indiana Mentoring Locations

Connect with a local SCORE mentor to get free small business advice at one of our 4 locations in the area. SCORE has Branches in Huntington, Kendallville, Angola and Warsaw. Read more

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SCORE Northeast Indiana Local Resources, Templates & Tools

Starting a new business is a large undertaking. Fortunately, there are numerous excellent resources online and at your fingertips. SCORE Northeast Indiana has compiled the... Read more

Barbara Bradley Baekgaard and Patricia Miller
Vera Bradley

The Vera Bradley team contacted Ft. Wayne SCORE and were matched with volunteer mentor George Cook.

Read the Success Story

 

 

SCORE NE Indiana is partnering with SBA accredited micro-lender Brightpoint.

See how brightpoint can help with financial resources and planning.

https://northeastindiana.score.org/fort-wayne-score-success-stories

Connecting with a SCORE mentor is what makes us unique. But in the mean time . . .

 

Want to pre-plan your business? - Business-Plan Lean Planning is helpful.

Have an existing Business and want to grow or make it better? - Take the self-assessment, then review with SCORE.  

Need Business Plan advice or software? - SCORE has partnered with Palo Alto Software to help you through your issues. 

Need Tax Advice? - Visit the Small Business and Self-Employed Tax Center.

Learn about SCORE's success stories.

Help Make Dreams Come True - Become a SCORE Volunteer

Every year, SCORE volunteers help thousands of entrepreneurs start small businesses and achieve new levels of success in their existing businesses. Volunteering at SCORE is a way for you to give back to your community, connect with fellow business owners, and pass on your knowledge and expertise to the next generation of entrepreneurs in your community.

Become a Volunteer