Become A SCORE Volunteer
This may be your opportunity to:
— Share ideas and expertise with a congenial group of highly skilled business professionals
— Keep your skills and knowledge current with the fast-changing business environment
— Help small businesses start or improve their operations
— Give back something to the business community by overseeing and/or presenting workshops on business subjects
— Assist in promoting this chapter.
Questions Regarding Membership
- Q: What Is SCORE Los Angeles?
A: One of 389 chapters and 11,000 volunteers nationally. Our headquarters is in the SBA offices in Glendale, California.We have approximately 70 active members, male and female of varied ethnicity. This chapter was founded in 1965.
- Q: Do I Have To Be Retired To Join SCORE?
A: No. Both retired and working professionals are welcome in SCORE.
- Q: What Is The First Step I Should Take To Join SCORE?
A: Please submit a resume or similar information addressed to Chapter Chair at the address below.
- Q: Why Does SCORE Interview Candidates Before Accepting Members?
A: Transferring business skills into counseling and mentoring situations requires different and additional skills than a business owner or manager may have used. The interviewing process permits both SCORE and the applicant to see if there is a good fit.
- Q: Why Do New SCORE Members Participate In A Training Program?
A: The orientation and training program permits the new member to understand SCORE’s mission, services, code of ethics and opportunities within the organization. The Mentor Certification provides guidance on how to be a good business mentor, find the resources our clients need and how to develop good listening, interviewing and problem-solving habits.
- Q: What Other Opportunities Exist For SCORE Members?
A: There are opportunities for Cyber-mentoring (i.e., e-mail mentoring), project leaders for on-going programs, guest speaker at local organizations, participation in special events, presenting workshops, marketing expertise and membership development programs.
For more information, please call or e-mail our Chapter Chair:
SCORE Los Angeles Chapter 9
330 North Brand Blvd., Suite 190
Glendale, CA 91203