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    The Love A Local Business City Challenge Is Underway

    by on July 25, 2011

    Looking for cash to help run your business? Get your hometown involved!

    We’re giving away $50,000 in grants to the cities that love their local business the most. Intuit’s City-by-City challenge will reward small businesses located in cities that nominate the…

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    Sipping N' Painting Wins Intuit's $50,000 Grand Prize

    by on July 19, 2011

    Sipping N’ Painting has won the $50,000 Grand Prize in Intuit’s Love A Local Business grant competition.  Just last week, the company won our June grant and became one of three finalists to win an additional grant.  Our judge, Shana Rawlings of Harmony in Ho…

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    Intuit Shares the Love with Jefferson City!

    by on July 12, 2011

    Jefferson City, the capital city of Missouri, is one of of two city winners of Intuit’s Love A Local Business City Challenge.  Over 350 businesses in the area were nominated in the month of June on, and because these two communities sho…

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    East Lansing Loves Local Businesses

    by on July 12, 2011

    East Lansing, Michigan showed its love of local businesses in June by nominating over 300 of its hometown businesses for a grant from Intuit’s Love A Local Business grant competition. Because of this, the small town in the heart of Michigan is receiving $26,00…

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    Sipping n' Painting of Denver Wins $25,000

    by on July 8, 2011

    The winner of our $25,000 Intuit Hiring Grant for June is Sipping n’ Painting of Denver, Colorado.  Co-owner Susie Grade was thrilled to hear that her 1.5-year-old business would be able to move to the next level using this grant.

    Sipping n’ Painting aims to…

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    East Lansing and Jefferson City Turn Love Into Cash

    by on July 6, 2011

    The results of our June 2011 City-by-City Love a Local Business Competition are in!  East Lansing, Michigan and Jefferson City, Missouri received the most votes for small businesses in their zip codes during the month of June.

    All of that love for the commun…

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    Devolution Solutions of North Hollywood, CA Wins $25K!

    by on June 3, 2011

    Pictured: Devon from Devolution Solutions at one of his company’s events.  Phtoo courtesy of Devolution Solutions.

    Congratulations to Devolution Solutions of North Hollywood, Calif. for winning Intuit’s $25,000 Love A Local Business Grant for May.  Owner De…

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  • The "Buy Local" Boost [INFOGRAPHIC]

    by on May 18, 2011

    In an effort to rejuvenate struggling local economies and empower small business to compete with big business, political figures and organizations have begun to popularize “buy local” movements. The goal of “buy local” campaigns is to build a healthy feedback …

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