As a catalyst for business and job creation, SCORE helps strengthen our local economy. 

Small businesses need money and mentoring to be successful. No organization is more effective at mentoring than SCORE.

Strengthening Central Valley's Economy

SCORE is a direct and effective catalyst for businesses and job creation. Small businesses need mentoring and educational support to be successful. SCORE is the most effective source of small business mentoring in the U.S.!

SCORE Central Valley volunteers have worked exceptionally hard through a difficult year and persevered to provide valuable mentoring and educational opportunities to clients facing unprecedented challenges. Download SCORE Central Valley's 2020 Impact Statement.

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SCORE Central Valley earns Platinum Chapter Excellence Award 2020

The national office of SCORE “Mentors to America’s Small Business” honored Central Valley SCORE with national recognition for outstanding client education in 2020. The award recognizes the SCORE chapter for achievement of excellence through workshops in support of local small businesses. 

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SCORE Central Valley Wins Chapter of the Year

SCORE honored Central Valley SCORE with the Chapter of the Year Award for outstanding performance in 2020. The award recognizes Central Valley SCORE for exceptional growth in the services provided to local entrepreneurs, a wide range of free workshops and excellent face-to-face free mentoring.

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The next SUCCESS could be yours!

In 2020, SCORE Central Valley mentors helped start 91 new businesses, create 288 new jobs and provided 2,638 chapter services including mentoring sessions provided and workshop attendees. 

Volunteer Stats: 60% are women, 46% are minorities, 9% are veterans

SCORE helps ALL owners and entrepreneurs.

We offer business mentoring services and many resources and tools for all small businesses, including programs created for underserved audiences.