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, June 12th
6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Azusa City Library
729 N. Dalton Ave.
Free Event
 Thursday, July 12th
10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
University of La Verne SBDC
 Thursday, July 12, 2018
8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Azusa Pacific University –Wynn Academic Center
Lecture Hall Room 2
901 E. Alosta Ave.
Azusa, CA 91702
Accounting Not As Hard As You Think
How To File A Fictitious Business Name  Continuity of Operations (COOP) Workshop—Is your business prepared for disaster?
In this no cost workshop, you’ll gain information on the basics of accounting including:

• The accounting equation
• Balance Sheets
• Income Statements
• Why profit does not equal cash

Join the University of La Verne SBDC and the County of Los Angeles Department of Consumer & Business Affairs in this FREE webinar and learn how to file your fictitious business name.    Join us at this free workshop presented by the American Red Cross San Gabriel Pomona Valley and prepare your business for a natural disaster. Equip your business or organization with relevant and easily accessible business continuity tools and resources.
After a natural disaster:
• 40% of small businesses won't reopen immediately
• 20% of small businesses will close within a year
• 75% of businesses will close within 3 years
... unless you have a plan.
The workshop is presented in partnership with the Azusa Chamber of Commerce, American Red Cross San Gabriel Pomona Valley and Azusa Pacific University.
Register  Call the ULV SBDC at (909) 448-1567 to register. Register