Meet With a Free Experienced Business Mentor

Free experienced business mentors can help your existing business, whether you are struggling with growth, cash flow challenges or sales. These volunteer business advisors can also coach your startup from idea to market research to launch and growth. Book an appointment today by clicking a specific location and filling out the form that loads.

Chicago Locations

Chicago – Beverly Area Planning Association – Wed Mornings
Chicago – Citibank Center (Main Office)
– Mon – Fri
Chicago – City Hall – Tues Mornings and Tues Afternoons

North Suburban Locations

Deerfield – Deerfield Bannockburn Riverwoods Chamber – Tues Mornings
Evanston – Public Library – Tues Afternoon & Thurs Evenings
Glenview – Glenview State Bank – Tues Afternoons
Gurnee – Warren Newport Library – 1st and 3rd Tues Evenings
Highland Park – Highland Park Library – Tues afternoon & Thurs Evenings
Lake Zurich – Chamber of Commerce – Wed Mornings
Park Ridge – Park Ridge Public Library – 2nd and 4th Mon. Evenings
Skokie – Public Library – 1st & 3rd Mon Evenings 2nd & 4th Mon Mornings
Wilmette – Public Library – Mon Morning and Wed Evening

South Suburban Locations

Northwest and West Suburban Locations

Mount Prospect – Mount Prospect Library – 1st and 3rd Wed of Mth
Oak Park – Oak Park Public Library (3rd Floor) – 2nd Tues. & 3rd Fri of Mth
Palatine – Palatine Public Library – Tuesday Evenings 
Schaumburg – Public Library – Mon Evenings & Thurs Mornings

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Rhonda Henderson, Mentor South

Mark Lieberman, Mentor North

'Mark Lieberman was instrumental in helping us build a business plan that also lead to a small business loan." -- Sachin Shah & Maulee Tolia

Mentor Mitch Morris and his client

Barbara Miller, Mentor Downtown

Jerry Folz, Mentor North

"Gerald “Jerry” Folz is my Score mentor. Jerry has provided great mentorship with focusing the mission of the business and establishing systems and procedures for a smooth business workflow. ........" --John Leonard