GODFREY - Lewis and Clark Community College will soon be home
to a newly chartered student chapter of SCORE, a nonprofit
organization dedicated to helping small businesses grow.
An informational meeting about the new organization will be
held at 4 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 4, in Caldwell Hall, Room 3319. All
L&C students are invited to come and participate.
"Our Lewis and Clark Community College Student SCORE chapter
will be the first of its kind and develop by-laws for other, future
student chapters of SCORE," said L&C Business Coordinator
Douglas Schneiderheinze. "The experience will be enriching for
future entrepreneurs and will be an endeavor the will stand out on
The purpose of SCORE is to strengthen the free enterprise
system by utilizing volunteer counselors, who provide technical and
managerial guidance for small business owners and operators, profit
and not-for-profit organizations, and prospective business owners
and operators by advising and counseling on the principles and
practices of effective management.
Members of the L&C Student Chapter of SCORE will network
with local business owners, investors and entrepreneurs, while
working with SCORE mentors and providing ideas to help expand or
create new business through idea generation techniques. Membership
may also qualify as second year credit for a cooperative
For more information, call Schneiderheinze at (618)