SCORE has helped millions of entrepreneurs nationwide to achieve their dreams of owning a small business. Here are a few of the businesses that our East Bay chapter has counseled along their road to success.

An Amazing Success Story - Blue Door Beads

SCORE has served Sara Mancini as her mentor and advisory group since the very start of her business journey.

Z Cafe & Bar

Score counselor Hank Weiner worked with Zarekaris to open the new Z cafe & Bar.

Honeycomb Panels LLC

The SCORE Counselor provided business and financial expertise, sound advice and tireless efforts to help Honeycomb Panels LLC create a strong business plan that enabled the company

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Blue Door Beads

Before launching Blue Door Beads, Mancini reached out to SCORE for help with her business plan. Read more

Sara Mancini
Owner, Blue Door Beads
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Homewatch CareGivers of Oakland

An MBA prepared Benjamin to run a business, but his SCORE mentor, Jim Carlson, helped him secure a loan. Read more

Benjamin Bloom
Homewatch CareGivers of Oakland
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Honeycomb Panels LLC

The SCORE Counselor provided business and financial expertise, sound advice and tireless efforts to help Honeycomb Panels LLC create a strong business plan that enabled the company Read more

Honeycomb Panels LLC
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iQonnection

The SCORE Counselor provided guidance on the set up of our business, the structure and requirements to register the business plus marketing and sales advice. Read more

iQonnection
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Mindful Transitions

My approach is to provide excellent service with a high level of trust and integrity. Read more

Mindful Transitions
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EasyWorkOrder

SCORE helped me to clarify my future direction and product plans. This allowed me to define the resources needed and proceed on the plans for my business growth. Read more

EasyWorkOrder
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La Plazita Preschool

The SCORE Counselor provided support in developing the entire Business Plan, particularly the financial portion of the plan. Read more

La Plazita Preschool
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Z Cafe & Bar

Score counselor Hank Weiner worked with Zarekaris to open the new Z cafe & Bar. Read more

Z Cafe & Bar
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TeachSpeech

Our talented team of licensed Speech-Language Pathologists performs evaluations and provides treatment for toddlers, children of all ages and adults. Read more

Shannon Kong,
MS, CCC, Speech Language Pathologist, TeachSpeech

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