Get The Help You Need To Build and Grow Your Business

Our consultants help entrepreneurs start small businesses and achieve new levels of success in their existing businesses with our FREE mentoring and hands-on business workshops. Contact us today and get started on your road to success.

Connect with SCORE North Coast

Connect with a SCORE Mentor

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We have over experienced mentors, each with extensive business experience, ready to help you start a business, grow your business, or work through difficult business management issues. Mentors are available to participate in remote mentoring sessions via phone, email, and video.

Attend a Webinar or Event

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SCORE North Coast mentors and representatives from the local business community conduct a variety of regularly scheduled educational workshops that provide valuable information and techniques necessary for establishing and managing a successful business. Live webinars, on-demand interactive courses, and recorded webinars are also available online.

Browse Business Resources

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Owning a business is both exciting and intimidating, but you have lots of support. From writing a business plan to protecting your assets, we offer a wide range of tools and resources to help you make decisions on starting or growing your enterprise.

SCORE Empowers All Entrepreneurs

We believe that anyone can start and manage a successful small business. SCORE is listening, recognizes these diverse needs, and provides personalized support in a wholly-inclusive platform called SCORE for All.

Visit SCORE For All to see resources supporting Black, Hispanic, Women, Asian and Veteran Entrepreneurs.

SCORE for All Black Entrepreneurs

SCORE for Black Entrepreneurs

Black entrepreneurs have a rich history as successful small business owners. Resources for black entrepreneurs range from start up materials to finance and funding resources.

SCORE for All Hispanic Entrepreneurs

SCORE for Hispanic Entrepreneurs

Hispanic small businesses are an integral part of the U.S. small business economy. Find resources in both English and Spanish to support current Hispanic business owners and further Hispanic entrepreneurs.

SCORE for All Women Entrepreneurs

SCORE for Women Entrepreneurs

Women entrepreneurs are a growing part of the U.S. economy. SCORE offers women entrepreneurs key resources to build on their strengths and provide new avenues to success.

 

SCORE for All Asian Entrepreneurs

SCORE for ALL Entrepreneurs

The path to small business success is different for every entrepreneur. For some, access to small business funding and key resources is challenging. For others, increasing business knowledge is the key to success. Whatever the needs, SCORE offers free mentoring, education and resources to make the path to success easier and more direct.

SCORE for All Veteran Entrepreneurs

SCORE for Veteran Entrepreneurs

Military veterans find successful second or third careers through small business ownership. SCORE resources help veterans capitalize on their military experience with complementary small business resources.

SCORE for All

SCORE for Asian American and Pacific Islander Entrepreneurs

Asian-American and Pacific Islanders (AAPI) own one in 10 American businesses. Highly reliant on self and community, their work ethic produces the highest average small business receipts of any ethnic group.

 

Small Business Assistance for Recovery

Access our Small Business Tools to build resilience after a setback and remain resilient.  Transform your small business and workforce

Visit our Resilience Hub here to help you address your Supply Chain, COVID, and disaster concerns. 

Recorded webinars on tools, planning, strategies and more are available.  Optimize your business. Let us help you thrive.  A SCORE Mentor can help you transition and grow your business. 

View the Three Moves Small-Business Owners Must Take for Reopening from the Harvard usiness School and Karen Mills former SBA administrator.  Download your copy.

 

Request a Mentor

 

Pietro Buttitta
Rosa d'Oro Vineyards

After discovering SCORE through an Internet search, Pietro Buttitta of Rosa d'Oro Vineyards was pleasantly surprised when he learned his counselor was also in the wine business.

Read the Success Story

Every year, SCORE volunteers help thousands of entrepreneurs start small businesses and achieve new levels of success in their existing businesses. Volunteering at SCORE is a way for you to give back to your community, connect with fellow business owners, and pass on your knowledge and expertise to the next generation of entrepreneurs in your community.

Join SCORE Today!