Welcome Veterans!

Treasure Valley SCORE is honored to partner with the Idaho Veterans Chamber of Commerce. This resource hub provides information for starting and maintaining a small business. 

Small Business Resources

Start a New Business

The Startup Roadmap outlines each step in starting a business with information and resources on the most difficult tasks. It also contains tips for working "With Your Mentor" on each topic.

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Treasure Valley SCORE Learning Center

The Treasure Valley SCORE Business Learning Center provides online learning paths for deeper dives into critical business topics.

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Benefits of Virtual Mentoring

As governments worldwide scramble to lockdown in the face of another wave of COVID-19, small businesses are left with a lower number of opportunities than before to network and foster relationships with like-minded yet seasoned entrepreneurs. 

Benefits of Virtual Mentoring

Upcoming Online Events

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Making Sense of Online Marketing: A Simple Recipe for Social Media Success

May 31, 2022, 10:00am MDT
THIS IS AN ONLINE EVENT

The Treasure Valley SCORE Chapter presents the second webinar in our small business marketing series, Making Sense of Online Marketing. As a small business, mastering social media... Read more

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Making Sense of Online Marketing: The Power of the Inbox

June 30, 2022, 10:00am MDT
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Treasure Valley SCORE presents the third webinar in our small business marketing series, Making Sense of Online Marketing. What is the first impression you give when they see you... Read more

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Making Sense of Online Marketing: A Checklist for Success

July 28, 2022, 10:00am MDT
THIS IS AN ONLINE EVENT

Treasure Valley SCORE presents the first webinar in our small business marketing series, Making Sense of Online Marketing. You’ll learn the foundational elements that will help... Read more

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Small Business Resources for Veterans

From Veteran to Entrepreneur - Steps to Start and Find Funding

This educational webinar, presented by entrepreneurial experts Tammy Durden and Wendy Dickinson, will discuss how to make a successful transition of going from Veteran to Entrepreneur, and provide step-by-step guidance on filing proper documents to gain the funds to power your business.

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Are You the Next Veteran Entrepreneur? Vet-to-Vet Advice About Business Ownership

This webinar – for veterans by veterans – will help you find out if you’re ready to transition your skills to main street entrepreneurship and have what it takes to launch a business.

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Empowering the Veteran and Military Small Business Community

During this session, learn about small business resources for the veteran and military community from Larry Stubblefield, Associate Administrator for SBA’s Office of Veterans Business Development.

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Blog

BAIL - 4 People You Need to Partner with in Business

Article Language: English
October 26, 2020,

The concept of BAIL is not new but certainly is not considered by many when starting, reopening or reevaluating their business idea or opportunity.

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Best Funding Sources for Veteran Entrepreneurs

Article Language: English
July 25, 2019,

According to the SBA, one in four post-9/11 veterans wants to start their own business. Here are the top funding sources for veteran entrepreneurs.

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Tools for Veteran Entrepreneurs

Article Language: English
July 2, 2019,

The US Census Bureau reported that veterans own a whopping 7.5% of small businesses in the US – that’s 405,235 businesses out of 5.4 million nationwide!