SCORE has been mentoring new and existing businesses for over 50 years and has a network of over 13,000 volunteers who donate their time to help entrepreneurs.

As highly successful and experienced business professionals and entrepreneurs, SCORE mentors deliver valuable, timely, and practical advice. Whether you are a start-up or an existing business, our mentors will help you and your business open new markets, reach new customers, and achieve new goals.

These SCORE mentors will help you start and grow your business through free and confidential business advice online and in person. Start now by choosing one of the two options below:

Meet Face to Face

Connect with your local SCORE chapter and get connected with the right mentor.  The Mid-Florida Chapter of SCORE serves the region around and between Ocala and The Villages in the Florida counties of Marion, Sumter, and Lake, including the cities of Oxford, Belleview, Summerfield, Lady Lake, Fruitland Park, and Wildwood.

Although we are headquartered in The Villages and have a Branch in Ocala, we can schedule face-to-face mentoring at several locations which are described on the "About Mid-Florida SCORE" page. Click the button below to schedule a session through our website or phone us at 352-399-0050.

Find An Email Mentor

"You can search for SCORE email mentors by Area of Business, Industry or skill and then browse their profiles by to find the one that's right for your business."

Browse our mentors profile and choose one thats right for you.