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SCORE East Bay
Serving Alameda, Contra Costa & Solano Counties

Experienced Business Professionals Help You Succeed

SCORE East Bay offers FREE business mentoring in multiple languages, low-cost or no-cost business training, and numerous templates and tools to help you start or grow a business.

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Must Know Insurance for Small Businesses

From General Liability to Cyber Liability and Beyond......Insurance Needs For Your Small Business have you planned and prepared for the unexpected? Fee: $35. Time 9:00 AM -11:00 AM

For Your Small Business

QuickBooks Set-Up 2409/10

Learn how to set-up your QuickBooks company account via a presentation seminar, and take-home handouts.

…Learn how to setup your Company Profile and Preferences

…Learn how to setup your Bank

…Learn how to setup your General Ledger

…Learn how to set up Customer or Jobs

…Learn how to set up Classes


• Basic understanding of an Income Statement

• Basic understanding of a Balance Sheet

Class is limited to 30 participants

Registration Fee: $45

 This is an interactive workshop for which we encourage your participation. The recording and slides will be sent only to those who attend.

About the


Rural Entrepreneurs Month

Rural Entrepreneurship Month celebrates the achievements of America's rural business owners. Rural entrepreneurs and their communities have faced unique challenges over the years, from limited access to resources to geographic isolation. SCORE is renewing our commitment to being part of the solution for these resilient business owners. We're here to give you the tools to meet and overcome any business challenge so that you can succeed in your rural enterprise.

Be sure to check out the Rural Entrepreneurs Hub for content and webinars created especially for rural business owners and SCORE success stories of thriving rural businesses like 4 Hill Farms!

Visit the Rural Entrepreneurs Resource Hub
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Lifelong Learning Matters

Education is the key to success, that’s why SCORE East Bay offers business owners a wealth of resources, including webinars and one-on-one mentoring, to continue learning as they build their businesses.

Whether you're just starting out, in business, or ready to sell or retire, you can get FREE, confidential business advice from expert advisors committed to helping you succeed. Mentors are available to participate in remote mentoring sessions via phone, email, and video.

Find Your Mentor

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Register today for our no-or low-cost business training. We provide education on a variety of business topics, including marketing, finance, and accounting, management, and others. Live webinars, on-demand interactive courses, and recorded webinars are also available online.

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If you're looking for free, local business templates, guides, blogs, or other helpful tools, SCORE is your destination. Browse our resource library to get the latest in small business strategies and trends. Use the information you find in the library to grow your business knowledge.

Browse Resources

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SCORE for Women Entrepreneurs

Women-owned businesses employ 9.4M workers, usher in innovation, and introduce new products as part of a vibrant U.S. economy. Women entrepreneurs bring a unique perspective and sometimes must break ceilings in traditionally male-dominated industries or roles. 

Visit SCORE for Women Entrepreneurs
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Entrepreneurs are Powered by SCORE

We believe that anyone can start and manage a successful small business. We also know that the road is harder for some than for others. Diverse backgrounds, different voices, and unique needs may call for specialized resources and mentoring approaches. SCORE is listening, recognizes these diverse needs, and provides personalized support in a wholly-inclusive platform called SCORE for All. 

Visit SCORE for All
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Become a Volunteer

Since 1964, SCORE has educated and mentored more than 11 million small business owners and entrepreneurs. We're looking for people with diverse backgrounds and experiences to serve in a variety of roles — from knowledgeable business mentors to local community advocates. 

Become a Volunteer

SCORE East Bay is grateful to our chapter sponsors for their generous support.

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Alameda, CA, 94501
(510) 273-6611

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