Park Ridge Public Library and SCORE Chicago Launch New Counseling Program to Assist Local Small Businesses
The Park Ridge Public Library is expanding its services to local small businesses with the help of SCORE Chicago "Counselors to America’s Small Business." Local small business owners and entrepreneurs are encouraged to take advantage of free counseling resources for improving the life of their business.Through this partnership, SCORE Chicago’s business counselors (current and retired business owners and executives) will provide these complementary and confidential services for as long as the client needs.
Free counseling appointments will be held at Park Ridge Public Library (second floor conference room)
About SCORE: The national SCORE Association is a not-for-profit organization with 320 plus chapters and 11,000 plus volunteer mentors throughout the United States. Since 1964, SCORE on a national level has helped more than 10 million aspiring entrepreneurs. Each year, SCORE’s 11,000+ volunteer business experts provide free and low-cost small business mentoring, workshops and education to 350,000+ clients in more than 320 chapters. In 2016, SCORE volunteers provided 2.2+million hours to help create over 45,000 jobs and 55,000 small businesses. The SCORE Chicago chapter has more than 120 mentors and consultants providing services from 30 locations in Cook, Lake and part of Will County.