SCORE is a non-profit organization dedicated to helping small businesses get off the ground, grow and achieve their goals through education and mentoring. To meet with a volunteer at the Azusa City House, schedule your appointment at (626)593-1120.


The Small Business Development Center (SBDC) hosted by University of La Verne is part of the Los Angeles Regional SBDC network and assists area business owners increase their sales, obtain loans, streamline operations, utilize new technologies and position themselves for long-term growth.

The SBDC offers a team of business advisors who provide free business consulting and low-cost training in business operations and management, marketing, financing, business planning and more. Contact the SBDC hosted by the University of La Verne at (909)448-1567 for more information.

View upcoming events and workshops.


Visit the U.S.Small Business Administration Learning Center to participate in self-paced online training courses, quick videos, web chats and more to help you learn about the many aspects of business ownership. 

Thursday, April 19, 2018
9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
ULV Campus Center
2000 2nd St.- Third Floor
La Verne, CA 91750
Free Event
Friday, May 4th, 2018
8:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Hacienda La Puente Adult School-Willow Center
14101 E. Nelson Ave.,
La Puente 91746
Free Event
Thursday, May 10, 2018
8:30 AM – 11:30 AM @ Azusa Pacific University- Wynn Academic Center Lecture Hall Room 2
901 E. Alosta Ave.
Azusa, CA 91702
Loans for Small Businesses LA County Small Business Week Resource Summit

Azusa’s Google My Business Presented By Google
Join a panel of experts and learn how to prepare for a small business loan.
Join the County of Los Angeles as we celebrate National Small Business Week. Come network and learn about Federal, State and Local resources available to assist you in starting and growing your business. This is a no-cost event.

Topics Include:
• Marketing your small business presented by Google
• Starting your small business 101 presented by University of La Verne SBDC
• Loans and loan process for small businesses presented by various partners
• Same day small business certification presented by LA County Dept. Consumer & Business Affairs

The workshop will provide training, tools and resources to get listed correctly on Google. Learn the basics of how customers find your business online through Google Search & Maps, make the most of your Google My Business listing and tips for building a successful website.

In addition, access to federal, state and local resources will be available to provide support services for your business.

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