Northeast New Jersey SCORE is the Beregn and Passaic County-focused chapter of SCORE, a non-profit national organization made up of more than 13,000 volunteers dedicated to helping to emerge and existing small businesses maximize their potential for success by providing free, confidential, professional business counseling and low-fee workshops.

Our Counselors

Northeast NJ SCORE has more than 80 volunteers. All are active, semi-retired, or retired executives who have either achieved top-level positions in major firms or have owned and operated their own small- to mid-size companies.

They have expertise in such areas as:

  • Business Planning & Management
  • Marketing and Sales
  • Construction
  • Legal Issues
  • Franchising 
  • Computer Applications
  • Finance  
  • Wholesale/Retail
  • Technical Services
  • Education
  • Accounting
  • Manufacturing
  • Human Relations
  • Import/Export

Our Services

We help aspiring entrepreneurs launch their companies and small business owners solve problems. Our seasoned counselors work with clients who need expert, real-world advice on:

  • Setting up a business—at home or outside
  • Securing financing
  • Buying or selling a business
  • Purchasing a franchise
  • Marketing their products/services more effectively
  • Boosting sales
  • Building their client/customer base
  • Understanding their company’s financial issues
  • Minimizing debt
  • Improving profitability
  • Dealing with personnel issues
  • Resolving partnership problems
  • Expanding or downsizing

          ….and much more!

Counseling Sessions

Counseling sessions take place where and when convient to both client and mentor. Appointments are required. To set a date for counseling, please submit a request here. There is never a fee for counseling.

We also conduct affordable workshops on a variety of important business-related issues  Please visit our workshops page for a schedule and description of upcoming seminars.


About SCORE Northeast New Jersey
Our Chapter