Fox Valley SCORE

2015 Small Business Forum

Our 2015 Small Business Forum features 12 educational sessions in a half-day format. It's four hours that can transform your business! For more information, click on the register button:


Who we are:  We're a local volunteer organization of successful business people who provide assistance to the Small Business community.

What we offer: We offer free local mentoring, free or low cost workshops, and resource tools for anyone who is currently operating a business or thinking about starting one.

Why you should contact us: With 50 years of experience, SCORE has a proven record of helping existing small businesses grow and new businesses get started and operate more effectively.

With 15 convenient locations in DuPage, DeKalb, Kane, Will, Kendall, and McHenry counties, SCORE can help you with:

Make an appointment for free mentoring today.

Why choose free mentoring?

  • Results: Our team of mentors is comprised of successful business people with a wealth of real-world experience who can guide you to success!
  • Free:  You can’t beat the price! Our not-for-profit organization offers free and confidential business counseling!
  • Convenience: Counseling can be conducted at one of our many western suburban locations, or by telephone or email!

Click here to meet with a mentor at a location near you.

  • SCORE workshops include a broad range of topics for small business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs.
  • Many workshops are free, while others have a nominal charge.
  • Examples of recent workshops include business planning, marketing, social media, Quickbooks, managing your finances, and more!

Upcoming Workshops



Small business experts have compiled a wide variety of business resources including:

Upcoming Workshops & Events

Apr. 2, 2015 Elmhurst, IL
Attorney Allison Cychosz will discuss legal issues facing small business. Let Allison help you understand some legal issues you are facing.
Apr. 8, 2015 Naperville, IL
This workshop covers the three basic financial statements in order to see where cash is tied up, determine how the business generates & uses...