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SCORE Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara County

SCORE Santa Barbara mentors are highly successful and seasoned business professionals and entrepreneurs with the experience and knowledge to help you achieve your small business goals. Browse resources, take a workshop, or find your business mentor today!

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SCORE Santa Barbara Presents:
Santa Barbara County Business Start Up Guide

Starting a new business is an exciting endeavor but navigating all of the requirements that a new business may need can be daunting. The Santa Barbara Business Start-up Guide is designed to provide you with a starting point for the steps and the resources to set-up your new business! 

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Women SCORE Higher

Stay up to date on upcoming networking opportunities and other upcoming events for Women Entrepreneurs and Business Owners.

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National Safety Month

Visit Our Small Business Resilience Hub

At SCORE, we know that disasters, economic downturns, and catastrophic events can bring unprecedented challenges to your business. That is why we're committed to providing you with the resources to empower you to make the best decisions for your company.

Learn More & View Resources
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Featured Success Story

From Home-made Gin to Award-Winning Spirits: The Story of Two Fat Guys

Crafting award-winning, non-traditional gins with a twist of Montana spirit. Discover their journey from a birthday party in 2010 to tasting competition gold medals in 2021.

Read Story
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SCORE for All

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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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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Upcoming Events
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.

Double Your Sales With 5 Easy Steps

This webinar is designed to educate entrepreneurs and small business owners about the techniques to employ at this time and in the future to increase sales and boost income.

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Mentor Toolkit

Various resources were gathered by SCORE Santa Barbara to help our mentors and volunteers.

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