CUMMING - SCORE, the country's leading source for free, confidential business mentoring, and the Cumming-Forsyth County Chamber of Commerce have announced a new alliance designed to help local small business. SCORE and the Chamber will combine their strengths to create new opportunities for Forsyth County entrepreneurs.<br />
The Forsyth County SCORE office is located at the Regus Office located at 410 Peachtree Parkway, Suite 4245.<br />
The national organization of SCORE is celebrating its 50th year of assisting America's entrepreneurs. SCORE Atlanta has offered area entrepreneurs free business counseling since 1964. Its volunteer professionals have expertise in a wide range of business subjects.<br />
Since its inception, SCORE has helped more than 10 million aspiring entrepreneurs. Each year, it provides small business mentoring and workshops to more than 375,000 new and growing small businesses. More than 11,000 business experts volunteer as mentors in more than 340 chapters serving local communities with entrepreneur education to help grow one million small businesses. For more information about starting or operating a small business. Visit SCORE on the Web at www.atlanta.score.org.
About three dozen businesses from White County and the surrounding area showcased their services and the products they provide during the 2016 White County Chamber of Commerce Business Expo held Thursday.
The Flowery Branch City Council gave first reading approval to a rezoning request for a 7.1-acre tract on East Main Street that could lead to the construction of a 60-unit multi-family senior housing affordable-living complex.