SCORE Fort Worth

SCORE Fort Worth – Helping Small Businesses Succeed! The mission of the Fort Worth SCORE Chapter is to provide free business counseling, mentoring, and coaching to existing and emerging businesses in Fort Worth and other North Texas cities.


To get started, please visit our website at To request a mentoring appointment click on the blue bar to get started and find a mentor.

The Fort Worth Chapter of SCORE is comprised of volunteer counselors with experience in Finance, Marketing, Accounting, Engineering, Social Media, Human Resources and more.  Business Owners find great value in counseling sessions with experienced businessmen and women within SCORE Fort Worth Chapter.  These experienced professionals can provide invaluable insights to assisting you to either start your business dreams or engaging in discussions to help you grow your existing business.

All our counseling sessions are free of charge.  Depending on your stage of business development or needs, our objective is to align you with the best talent to meet your business needs.  Additionally, our SCORE counselors are certified to helping you find the right resources to navigating the maze of business development. 

Our Mission

The mission of the Fort Worth SCORE Chapter is to provide free business counseling, mentoring, and coaching to existing and emerging businesses in Fort Worth and other North Texas cities.  This is the place where entrepreneurs can get the help they need to start a business or improve results.

To schedule an appointment, please visit our website at or call us at  817-871-6002.  

Services Provided

Business Planning

  • Business Plan Consulting
  • Market Plan Development
  • Business Succession Planning
  • Forming a Business

Buying or Selling a Business

  • Purchasing or Selling an Existing Business
  • Buying or Selling a Franchise

Financial Resources and Assistance

  • Accounting and Bookkeeping
  • Budget, Financial Statement and Cash Flow Training
  • Crowdfunding
  • Grant Funding
  • Insurance Requirements

Human Resources, Workforce and Talent

  • Retention
  • Workforce Training
  • Employee Development
  • Policies and Templates
  • Hiring and Firing

Legal Services

  • Forming a Business
  • Patent, Trademark & Copyright Information

Libraries and Research

  • Business Research Resources
  • Demographic/Census Data

Management Issues

  • Leadership/Professional Development
  • Insurance Requirements
  • Human Resources

Marketing and Sales

  • Market Plan Development and Training
  • Website Development
  • Demographics/Census Data
  • E-Commerce/Internet Marketing
  • Competitive Analysis


  • Formal Mentoring Programs
  • One-on-One Counseling
  • Peer Mentoring

Networking and Associations

  • Home Based
  • Small Business/General

Nonprofit and Social Enterprise

  • Technical Services
  • Strategic Planning
  • Funds Development
  • Human Resources
  • Board Development
  • Accounting

Operations and Logistics

  • Freight and Distribution
  • Health and Safety Training
  • Quality Improvement (Supply Chain, Six Sigma)

Product Development

  • Patent Information

Public Policy and Government Relations

  • State Business Issues
  • Women’s Business Issues
  • City Business Issues
  • Small Business Policy
  • Hispanic Business
  • African-American Business

Regulatory Compliance

  • Codes
  • Government Requirements
  • Insurance Requirements
  • Patent Information
  • Registration, Licenses and Permits
  • Trademark and Copyright Information
  • Certification

Selling to the Government and Large Corporations

  • Obtaining Government Contracts
  • Subcontracting Opportunities
  • Registration Assistance
  • Price History
  • HUBZone Certification
  • Obtaining Corporate Contracts
  • Obtaining Certification
  • Bid Matching and Preparation
  • Government and Military Specifications

Starting a Business

  • Site Location
  • Startup Classes
  • Startup Business Counseling
  • Forming a Business
  • Registration, Licenses and Permits
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Business Research Resources
  • Home-Based Business Training

Tax Services

  • State and Federal Tax Training
  • State Tax Credit Information

Technical Assistance

  • Bookkeeping/Accounting Software Training
  • Virtual Consulting and Online Services
  • Website Development


  • Home-Based Business Training
  • Online Courses and Videos
  • Marketing Plan Training
  • Human Resources Training
  • Bookkeeping/Accounting Software Training
  • E-Commerce/Internet Marketing
  • Business Plan Training and Assistance
  • Business Management Training
  • Budget, Cash Flow and Financial Statements Training
  • Startup Classes
Primary Contact
Jenny Day
1150 South Freeway, Suite 108
Fort Worth, TX 76104