San Luis Obispo SCORE


The San Luis Obispo County Chapter of SCORE is part of a national nonprofit association dedicated to entrepreneur education and the formation, growth and success of small businesses in San Luis Obispo County and the Santa Maria Valley.

The San Luis Obispo County Chapter provides free and confidential business counseling tailored to meet the needs of your small business and your personal objectives. The chapter also offers workshops for both start-up entrepreneurs and existing small business owners.

SCORE volunteers are real-world professionals with time-tested knowledge who donate thousands of hours to help small businesses succeed. Counselors are experts in such areas as accounting, finance, marketing, management and business plan preparation.

The San Luis Obispo County Chapter is comprised of volunteers that provide guidance and counseling to entrepreneurs in the county.  E-Mail Us or give us a call at (805) 547-0779 to learn more about our services. We look forward to serving you.

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sSCORE's mentors, comprised of active and retired business men and women, provide clients with free and confidential business counseling. Sessions can be conducted at the client's place of business, at our chapter headquarters, by telephone or by email.

SCORE mentors and representatives from the local business community conduct a variety of regularly scheduled, free educational workshops that provide valuable information and techniques necessary for establishing and managing a successful business.

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.