(SARASOTA, Fla., April 20, 2016) Manasota SCORE earned a top 3 spot in the 2016 SCORE Chapter of the Year Awards. The chapter’s 106% growth in services contributed to its tie for second place among SCORE’s 320 U.S. chapters.
Chapter chair Dennis Zink and past chair William Murray announced the award and congratulated the chapter’s volunteer mentors at the April member meeting.
Manasota SCORE now has over 70 mentors providing free business mentoring to small businesses in Sarasota and Manatee counties. It expanded services significantly over the past year and continues to develop innovative education programs and partnerships.
For information on SCORE’s education and mentoring services, visit www.manasota.score.org.
About Manasota SCORE
SCORE is a national, nonprofit organization, started in 1964, that has over 11,000 volunteers, retired and active business executives who donate their time providing education and mentoring services for people who are starting a new or growing an existing business.
Manasota SCORE has over 70 volunteers providing education and mentoring services in Sarasota and Manatee counties. The organization conducts business startup and development workshops and hosts Success Strategies for Business Owners MeetUp sessions. They also provide online resources, including business templates, study courses in English and Spanish, and podcasts. For more information or to contact Manasota SCORE, call 941.955.1029 or visit www.manasota.score.org.
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