Welcome to SCORE East Bay

Whether you are in the planning stages or are ready to go to the next level, we're here to help you with free mentoring and low-cost training. Volunteers can meet with clients at convenient locations in the East Bay Area.

We're currently virtual!

Our physical office locations are currently closed due to the Coronavirus pandemic. Our staff and volunteers are still working remotely. Our experienced business mentors provide advice on every aspect of business and are available in multiple languages. We provide mentoring in English, Spanish, Hindi, BengaliMarathiMandarinCantoneseFrench, German, Portuguese and Russian.

Mentoring is by appointment only. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and our efforts to stop the spread of the virus, mentoring sessions will be conducted remotely via phone, video, or email. For inquiries, contact us by phone or send us an e-mail.

For the Life of Your Business

SCORE East Bay is a group of experienced business professionals who provide guidance to those desiring to start up a new small business or to assist existing small businesses in improving their profitability.

Our volunteers are successful real-world business professionals who volunteer thousands of hours to help existing and startup businesses succeed. Our volunteers are experts with experience in areas such as; accounting, finance, human resources, consulting, import/export, law, operations, production, retail, wholesale, manufacturing, sales, marketing, management, business plan preparation, strategic planning, and many other business disciplines.

We provide:

  • Volunteer MENTORS who share their expertise across many industries
  • Free, confidential business mentoring in person, via email or by video
  • Free business TOOLS, templates, and tips here online
  • Inexpensive or free business WORKSHOPS (locally) and webinars (online 24/7)

Schedule at a Chamber of Commerce Office near you

Please call to schedule at a Chamber near you

Location When Telephone
Berkeley City Library Sat 1:30PM-4:30PM (510) 273-6611
Castro Valley Chamber of Commerce 2nd & 4th Wednesdays 10:00AM-2:00PM (510) 273-6611
Concord Chamber of Commerce 1st & 3rd Mondays 10:00AM-1:00PM (510) 273-6611
Danville/Alamo Chamber of Commerce 2nd & 4th Tuesdays, 10:00AM. to 2:00PM (510) 273-6611
Fremont Chamber of Commerce Fridays 9:00AM-12:00PM (510) 273-6611
Lafayette Chamber of Commerce Tuesdays 1:00PM-4:00PM (510) 273-6611
Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce Thursdays 10:00AM-1:00PM (510) 273-6611
Richmond Chamber of Commerce 1st, 3rd & 4th Mondays 10:00AM-1:00PM (510) 273-6611
San Leandro Chamber of Commerce 2nd & 3rd Tuesdays 10:00AM-1:00PM (510) 273-6611
Walnut Creek Chamber Commerce 1st, 3rd & 4th Mondays 10:00AM-1:00PM (510) 273-6611