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SCORE San Luis Obispo
Serving San Luis Obispo County and the Santa Maria Valley

We provide FREE and CONFIDENTIAL one-on-one business counseling by phone, email, and in-person in San Luis Obispo County and the Santa Maria Valley. We also conduct workshops for both start-up entrepreneurs and seasoned small business owners.

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5 Simple Steps to Starting a Business: Finding Funding for Your Business

The final workshop in our series offers information on different options available to fund your small business. In this session, discussions include sources of funds, alternative/local funding sources, the six C's of credit, banking relations, the borrowing process, setting the right expectations and making financial preparations. You will get an inside view of all the important info needed for your business to secure funding. At the end of the series, you will have all of the tools necessary to decide whether or not to launch your small business.

Compliance and Lessons Learned
Winning Government Contracts Session 3: Compliance and Lessons Learned

In this last session, we will review training, legal, security, and other compliance requirements when working with government agencies.

Discussion Topics:

  • How can you fit into the government contracting world?

  • Compliance and regulations

  • Subcontracting limitations

  • Partnerships

  • State, local and municipalities (Smaller projects and opportunities)

A Journey Through Business Formation

Whether you're starting a new venture or looking to improve an existing business, join us to learn how to establish your business on a strong and compliant foundation.

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SCORE Empowers All Entrepreneurs

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. 

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Impact Your Community

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. 

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712 H St NE PMB 98848
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Washington, DC 20002
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