Santa Cruz County SCORE

SCORE's mentors, comprised of active and retired business men and women, provide clients with free and confidential business counseling.   View a Video About Mentoring

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

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.

Other Happenings

We support SBDC;

Take advantage of the free Small Business Brown Bag Seminar Series sponsored by the Central Coast SBDC.

KSCO radio - Getting Down To Business with SCORE

Listen to past KSCO radio shows with SCORE counselors and guests talking about starting, running, and growing businesses. To learn more, see a listing of, and listen to archived shows, click here.