Salem Chapter 0460 has been helping new and existing businesses in Oregon for over 30 years.  Our chapter serves 7 counties in the Willamette Valley: Marion, Polk, Yamhill, Benton, Linn, Lincoln, and southern part of Clackamas counties. Our counselors are experienced business owners and managers who volunteer their experience and knowledge to assist small business achieve sucess.

Salem SCORE counselors, comprised of active and retired business men and women, provide clients with free and confidential business counseling. Counseling can be conducted at the client's place of business, at our chapter headquarters, by telephone or via email.  All face-to-face counseling is prearranged by appointment.   SCORE Chapter 0460 has counselors in most of the counties we that we serve so meetings can be set up locally to serve you better..

SCORE counselors and representatives from the local business community conduct a variety of regularly scheduled, low-cost educational workshops that provide valuable information and techniques necessary for establishing and managing a successful business.  

With access to a wide variety of documents, templates and tools to assist you in starting or growing your business, the information provided here covers a wide range of subjects including initial business planning, capital sources, government agencies, and much more.