Small Business Strategies and Business Mentoring with SCORE
The Fairfield Public Library partners with the Greater Bridgeport Chapter of SCORE®, Counselors to America’s Small Business, to present Small Business Strategies, a special series offering free, high-quality, expert-guided seminars to the small business community in Fairfield. The series from runs January-June and September-December. View and register for upcoming events on our event calendar. Podcast recordings of past Small Business Strategies events are available here.
The Library also partners with SCORE® to offer free, one-on-one counseling at the Main Library for current business owners and entrepreneurs looking to launch their own business. The counseling sessions are offered on the 2nd and 4th Monday of each month. SCORE mentors can offer guidance in many areas, including: business finance & accounting, business operations, business strategy & planning, sales, marketing & public relations, technology & IT services. Appointments are required and must be made in advance by Friday at 10 am before the Monday session. Call 203-256-3160 or register online.
The Greater Bridgeport Chapter of SCORE® is part of a national network that has been mentoring new and existing businesses for over 40 years and has a network of over 13,000 volunteers who donate their time to help entrepreneurs. The local chapter mentors are highly successful and experienced business professionals and entrepreneurs that deliver valuable, timely, and practical advice.
For more information about SCORE®, visit bridgeport.score.org/.
Our Town of Fairfield Community Partners
The Town of Fairfield’s Office of Community & Economic Development provides a range of services and programs to help establish businesses in Fairfield and offers ongoing support. Register for the bi-monthly e-newsletter and view the archive here. We’re looking forward to helping your business thrive in Fairfield.
The Fairfield Chamber of Commerce works closely with business leaders and town officials to help foster area economic development by serving as your advocate on key issues, policy or legislative proposals, and also represents a strong voice for the business community. The Chamber is your gateway and trusted resource for partnership and information.