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Clipper Merchant Tea House

Melinda reached out to the Oxford Hills SCORE organization for business advice on generating a business plan, working through the process of a business loan, her website challenges Read more

Clipper Merchant Tea House
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Maine Mineral Adventures

Jody knew that SCORE provided help with preparing business plans, so she contacted the Portland chapter for help in creating what would become Maine Mineral Adventures. Read more

Jody and Zoltan Matolcsy
Owner / Founder, Maine Mineral Adventures
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Hot Dog Waggin

In April 2011 Linda took advantage of SCORE’s free counseling. She met with mentors and, with their guidance, developed a business plan and cash flow projection. Read more

Linda Hamilton
Hot Dog Waggin
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Maine Mineral Adventures

Jody and Zoltan will continue to look to SCORE for help as they look for ways to continue expanding their business. Read more

Jody and Zoltan Matolcsy
Maine Mineral Adventures
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Well Point Veterinary Service

Veterinarian Suzanne Best began planning to expand her local practice several years ago, but wasn't sure where to start.  That's where SCORE comes in.  Dr. Read more

Dr. Suzanne Best, DVM
Well Point Veterinary Service
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Elwood Restaurant

My SCORE mentor, Carol Heiberger, asked me hard questions, provided feedback based on her business knowledge and experience, and offered moral support. Read more

Adam Diltz
Chef/Owner, Elwood Restaurant
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When Seconds Matter

My mentor's ideas have led me down paths I would have never thought of. She has truly helped build this business into what it is today. Read more

Shawna Bobst
RN instructor , HEART Mobile CPR

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