WASHINGTON, April 4, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — The American small business community received 4.65 million hours of free, confidential, expert advice last year from volunteers with SCORE, mentors to America’s small businesses and a nonprofit resource partner of the U.S. Small Business Administration. This National Volunteer Month, SCORE is celebrating its dedicated corps of 10,000+ diverse volunteers serving entrepreneurs in all 50 U.S. states and territories, and their indelible impact locally and to the national economy.
In 2022 alone, SCORE volunteers:
SCORE volunteers help create thousands of new businesses annually, such as Uni Uni Bubble Tea in Appleton, Wisc.
Supported the launch of 30,453 new small businesses
Helped create 112,570 total jobs, including 82,117 non-owner jobs
Provided 278,783 mentoring sessions
Held 9,443 local workshops providing small business education for…