North Central Florida SCORE

Headquarted in Gainesville with a branch in Lake City / Suwannee Valley.

We provide Free and Confidential Business Counseling and Mentoring for new or established businesses in the Alachua, Bradford, Gilchrist, Levy, Dixie, Columbia, and Suwannee Counties in north-central Florida. 

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SCORE's mentors, comprised of active and retired business men and women, provide clients with free and confidential business counseling. Counseling can be conducted at one of many convenient locations across our region. Learn more at the "North Central Florida SCORE" page.

SCORE mentors and representatives from the local business community conduct a variety of regularly scheduled, low-cost educational workshops that provide valuable information and techniques necessary for establishing and managing a successful business. Click the Local Workshops link.

With access to a wide variety of documents, templates and tools to assist you in starting or growing your business, the information provided here covers a wide range of subjects including initial business planning, capital sources, government agencies, and much more.