Since SCORE was founded in 1964, we have educated more than 11 million established and aspiring entrepreneurs.
Each year, our 10,000+ expert volunteers provide business mentoring and education in more than 250 chapters in 1,500 communities nationwide, empowering local business owners, boosting regional economies and growing the larger American economy.
Strengthening America’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 Ventura 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 Ventura's 2020 Impact Statement.
The next SUCCESS could be yours!
In 2020, SCORE Ventura mentors helped start 98 new businesses, create 144 new jobs, and provided 3,875 chapter services including mentoring sessions provided and workshop attendees.
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.
SCORE Ventura earns Platinum Chapter Excellence Award 2020
Our chapter's excellence is a reflection of our volunteers and the clients we've served. Our volunteers have worked exceptionally hard through a difficult year and persevered to provide valuable mentoring and educational opportunities to clients facing unprecedented challenges.