Northern Illinois SCORE will host a continental breakfast at 9:15 a.m., Tuesday, April 11, at 515 N. Court St., Rockford, for people interested in working with entrepreneurs and small businesses.
Volunteers are needed for answering phones, counseling clients, conducting workshops and other duties. Training is provided, along with mentoring by experienced staff members.
Northern Illinois SCORE has more than 30 members with a variety of business background experience, ranging from managers to executives. Volunteers are interested in helping new and existing small businesses succeed.
The national SCORE organization has 389 chapters with more than 10,000 volunteers, and provides needed support material to assist small businesses.
From the April 5-11, 2006, issue