Southern Arizona SCORE

It’s a FACT.  We provide Free, Accurate, Confidential, and Timely information to help you start, sustain, and grow your business.  Our focus is … to create jobs for Southern Arizona.  The best way to do this is to support small business … YOUR business!

Besides our mentoring services … or business coaching … we provide low- or no-cost business seminars and workshops to help you better manage your business, especially in this fast-paced, every-changing, technology-driven business climate.

We are invested in your success, from the first meeting with us … until you sell or retire.  Our 45 members extend to you an opportunity to meet with us on a confidential basis for individual mentoring or in one of our action/information-packed workshops or seminars.

Contact us for a personalized, free, and confidential mentoring session, by email at, call 520-505-3636, and/or register for one of our courses at  We look forward to helping you start, sustain, and grow your business.

John A Wiles, PhD

Chapter Chair and President

SCORE Southern Arizona

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 the client's place of business, at our chapter headquarters, by telephone or via email.

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.

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.