Broward SCORE was founded in 1964 is one of the first SCORE chapters nationwide. SCORE Broward mentors are experienced business owners and managers who volunteer their time and knowledge to help small business owners and potential small business owners achieve success.Broward SCORE / Fort Lauderdale and our volunteer business counselors are dedicated to providing the best possible service.

Free individual program assistance

Free business program assistance

Paycheck Protection Program

U.S. Small Business Administration
U.S. Citizens and Permanent Residents
  • Forgivable loans for up to two months of your average monthly payroll costs from the last year plus an additional 25% of that amount, up to $10 million per company
  • For sole proprietors or independent contractors, maximum is capped at $100,000
  • 1% fixed interest rate
  • Loans will be completely forgiven if funds are used for payroll, interest on mortgage, rent, and utilities, however, at least 75% of the loan must be used for payroll only (in other words, no more than 25% can be used for non-payroll expenses such as rent)
  • Loan payments are deferred for six months, however interest accumulates during this time
August 8, 2020