Get Free Expert Help from SCORE Houston to Start & Grow Your Small Business.
SCORE Houston volunteers are experienced entrepreneurs, corporate managers, and executives with a diverse set of industries and specialties who volunteer their experience and knowledge to help small business professionals start, develop, and grow businesses. We offer free business advice, low-cost or no-cost business training, and numerous templates and tools.
Connect with SCORE Houston
Paycheck Protection Program is over for now. EIDL program is taking new applications. Apply for EIDL.
For more information:
- Attend SBA's informational webinars and ask questions.
- Download more information at SBA.Gov/TX/Houston and scroll down to Coronavirus (COVID-19): Small Business Guidance & Loan Resources.
- While waiting for the SBA loan, do the following to conserve CASH:
- Contact banks for a bridge loan to cover immediate needs
- Contact lessors of property to postpone payment for a couple of months
- Contact suppliers to see if they are willing to delay payments
- Download this useful toolkit from U.S. Chamber of Commerce
- Browse disaster-preparedness-and-resiliency-resources
Get Free Business Mentoring Today!
Due to the coronavirus outbreak, SCORE mentors will meet with clients remotely. Mentors are available to participate in remote mentoring sessions via phone, email, and video. If you already have a SCORE mentor, ask them if you can use a remote mentoring method for your sessions. If you don’t already have a SCORE mentor, you can request a remote business mentor today.
You can browse mentor profiles to find your ideal expert or fill out the mentoring request form and we will pair you with the right mentor to help your small business thrive.
Attend a Workshop Taught by Local Experts!
SCORE Houston mentors and representatives from the local business community conduct a variety of regularly scheduled educational workshops that provide valuable information and techniques necessary for establishing and managing a successful business.
Due to COVID-19, our workshops will be held online until further notice. Click below to view live online workshops on a variety of small business topics.
Upcoming Live Online Workshops
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