Welcome to the Coachella Valley SCORE Chapter

  • In 2020, 79 new business were started, with 82% of ‘in business’ clients still in business at the end of 2020
  • A total of 229 jobs were created in 2020
  • 75% of clients confirmed SCORE helped them with their business and the clients would recommend SCORE
  • 25 volunteers in our local Coachella Valley SCORE Chapter


SCORE is a non-profit association, part of the US Small Business Administration (SBA) and is dedicated to educate entrepreneurs in the formation, growth and success of small businesses.   Nationwide over 11,000 volunteer mentors with vast experience in all aspects of business guide entrepreneurs through the business process. SCORE volunteers have contributed well over 1.2 million volunteer hours in helping small businesses.

Volunteers guide clients through every phase of business ventures. Such guidance might include the generating and evaluating of ideas, writing a business plan, obtaining financing or overall management of a business venture.


Main Office

73-733 Fred Waring Drive, Suite 211

Palm Desert, CA 92260

Telephone 760-773-6507

Business hours 9:00 am to noon Monday through Friday. Saturday 9:00 am to noon. Other times by appointments.

Branch Offices

Palm Springs

Business hours 10:00 am to 1:00 pm – Thursday