Your Idea is Too Important to Let Fate Decide What Happens

Only fifty percent of small businesses succeed. 

SCORE provides business planning workshops for aspiring entrepreneurs to give you a better chance at success. 

New to business startups or just need a refresher?

Sign up for our Smart Start Workshop Series (#1 - #6)

Starts Tuesday, September 24th, 2019

or, sign up for a single workshop

Session #1 - Business Concepts & Planning - Tues, 9/24/2019

Session #2 - Market Research - Tues, 10/1/2019

Session #3 - Business Funding - Tues 10/8/2019

Session #4 - Marketing & Sales - Tues, 10/15/2019

Session #5 - Business Accounting Basics - Tues, 10/22/2019

Session #6 - Business Model Canvas - Tues, 10/29/2019


Sand Creek Library, 1821 S Academy Blvd. Colorado Springs, CO 80916

For Small Business Start-ups and Early Stage Businesses

Workshop on how to develop a successful Business Plan

Learn about: Starting and Growing Your Business - Marketing Your Business
- Bidding and Winning Contracts - Certifications

Cost: FREE – Preregistration not required
When:  October 8th, 2019, 9AM – 11AM 
Questions: Call Eric Phillips (SBA) - 202-845-4101
or Roy Griggs (SCORE) - 719 -264-8515


How to Find Us

Colorado Springs SCORE is located on the Catalyst Campus, near the city center, and also maintains branch locations courtesy of local sponsors in the locations listed below. For information about local services or programs, phone us at the numbers listed below or email us using

Metropolitan Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs SCORE
559 E. Pikes Peak Ave, Suite 100
Colorado Springs, CO 80903
Phone 719-636-3074




Leadville (Lake County)

Leadville SCORE Branch
Leadville Lake County EDC
400 Harrison Ave, Suite 100
Leadville, CO 80461
Phone 719-293-2316

Monument (Tri-Lakes Area)

Tri-Lakes SCORE Branch
Tri-Lakes Chamber of Commerce
166 Second Street
Monument, CO 80132
Phone 719-481-3282




Colorado Springs SCORE helped 185 business get started in 2017. 

SCORE mentors know what it takes to start a business and have expertise to help guide you to success!

Small Businesses thrive and grow with mentors. 


What would happen if you never start your business?

  • Your potential customers may never get what they need from you
  • Colorado Springs will be missing what you are offering
  • You might always wonder "What if?"

Three Simple Steps


1. Sign up for the next workshop

2. Attend the workshop

3. Move forward with your business

attend workshop    Ask questions launch

There is no shame in asking for help!

  • Avoid pitfalls
  • Get fresh insight and new ideas
  • Know the ins and outs of your business
  • Follow a plan that is well thought through
  • Figure out exactly how you’ll make money, employ people and serve customers

Beat the Odds!

Become a successful small business owner!

Register Now

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