Experienced Business Professionals Help You Succeed

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

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Free Mentoring

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. Meet face-to-face in one of our mentoring locations or connect with one of our online mentors.

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Local Workshops

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. Get instruction from a local expert and connect with other business owners in the community.

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Free Resources

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.

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As of March 2nd 2020, East Bay SCORE has moved from our previous offices on 9th Street Oakland to a new location

    East Bay SCORE Office
    College of Alameda
    Cougar Village Room 225
    555 Ralph Appezzato Memorial Pkwy
    Alameda, CA 94501

Temporarily, because of the coronavirus, all counseling sessions by East Bay SCORE will be conducted by telephone, video or email, rather than face-to-face. All workshops scheduled for March 2020 have been postponed to later dates. More information is available here.