About The Villages & Ocala Chapter

Chapter 0440 serves the business corridor from Ocala in the north to The Villages in the south including the cities of Belleview, Summerfield, Lady Lake, Fruitland Park, Oxford and Wildwood. This map shows the several locations where we can meet with clients for mentoring sessions. Call 352-399-0050 or email us at thevillagesocala@scorevolunteer.org to arrange your free, confidential meeting at a time and place convenient for you.

We can only provide the services that we do through the generous support of our sponsors and partners.

Meeting Locations: Our meeting locations include:


  -Ocala Chamber & Economic Partnership and the adjacent Ocala Power Plant Business Incubator

  -CareerSource at College of Central Florida


  -Fairwinds Credit Union in The Villages

  -Sumter Chamber Annex Building in TheVillages

  -BB&T Bank at Colony Cottage in The Villages



Our Team: We have a strong team of skilled and experienced mentors who are ready to help you start or grow your business. Learn more about each of these mentors by clicking on the "Our Local Volunteers" link at the right.


In addition to face-to-face counseling sessions, some of our counselors provide online and telephone counseling to clients from across the USA. We also conduct valuable business workshops in a classroom type setting often in collaboration with local business resources. Learn more about these workshops by clicking the Local Workshops link above and be sure to get on our newsletter list by clicking here.

For your convenience, we have several counseling locations. Note that mentoring/counseling is by appointment only.

The Villages - Sumter Chamber Annex Building - serving The Villages area

8033 CR 466, The Villages, FL 32162 - corner of Morse Blvd & Hwy 466

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Belleview - Accounting Office in Highway Plaza - serving the Belleview area of Marion county

11799 SE US Hwy 441, Belleview, FL - south of where 301 joins 441

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The Villages - Fairwinds Credit Union Office - serving The Villages area of Marion/Lake/Sumter Counties

870 US Hwy 441, Lady Lake, FL 32159 (across the highway from Home Depot)

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The Villages - BB&T Bank at Colony Cottage - serving The Villages area of Marion/Lake/Sumter Counties

450 Colony Rd, The Villages, FL, 32162 

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Ocala - CareerSource at College of Central Florida - serving the Ocala area of Marion county

3003 SW College Rd, Suite 205, Ocala, FL 34474

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Ocala - Chamber of Commerce Building and the adjacent Ocala Power Plant Business Incubator- serving the Ocala area of Marion county

CEP: 310 SE 3rd St, Ocala, FL 34471 Get Directions

PP: 405 SE Osceola Ave, Ocala, FL 34471 Get Directions


Our chapter is also actively looking for new volunteers with strong business experience who would like to give back to the community.  If you would like to become a SCORE volunteer, please also call 352-399-0050. In April, 2013, The Villages Dailly Sun published a front page article commending our SCORE volunteers: click to read.


Our chapter postal mailing address is shown below. Note that this is not a physical office but just our postal box.

SCORE Ocala/The Villages
11962 CR 101, Suite 302, #259
The Villages, FL, 32162