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Des Moines SCORE

SCORE's mentors, 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.


Please plan to attend a Workshop that is being offered by the Des Moines SCORE Chapter and DMACC

SCORE “Simple Steps for Starting Your Business” Series Workshops


Jump-start your business idea with SCORE Simple Steps Series Workshops.  Successful and experienced executives will help you reach a “go or no go” decision for starting a business.

Make a smart start.  Attend the Simple Steps Series Workshops and begin your journey for small business success.


The SCORE Simple Steps Series provides five, three-hour workshops with action steps:

Start-up Basics

Business Concept

Marketing Plan

Financial Projections

Funding Sources and Next Steps

Next Session Schedule


DMACC Ankeny Campus

Mondays, Sep 15 – Oct 13

Building 19, Room 10

CRN 17954


DMACC Boone Campus

Tuesdays, Sep 16 – Oct 14

Room 173

CRN 17953


DMACC Southridge Center

Thursdays, Sep 18 – Oct 16

Room 10

CRN 17955


The courses are also appearing on our website: or DMACC—515-964-6800.


Five-week Sessions


TIME: 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM


Please RSVP To: or call DMACC—515-964-6800.


Space is limited so make your reservation today

Hope to see you there!


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.