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Marie’s Bed and Biscuits of Charlotte, Michigan Wins $25,000

Love A Local Business has gone to the dogs — the dog kennel, that is!  July’s winner of our LoveALocalBusiness.com Hiring Grant is Marie’s Bed and Biscuits of Charlotte, Michigan.  …

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The Love A Local Business City Challenge Is Underway

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 …

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

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 …

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Intuit Shares the Love with Jefferson City!

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 …

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East Lansing Loves Local Businesses

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. …

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Sipping n’ Painting of Denver Wins $25,000

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 …

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East Lansing and Jefferson City Turn Love Into Cash

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 …

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

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 …

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The “Buy Local” Boost [INFOGRAPHIC]

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 …

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Intuit Loves Local Businesses: $1 Million in Hiring Grants to Come

Do you make a point of shopping local?  Do you love a local business? At Intuit, we care deeply about supporting small businesses in local communities.  Over the past 18 …

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Party Girls of Columbus, GA wins $25,000 Intuit Hiring Grant

Congratulations to Party Girls Party and Event Planning of Columbus, Georgia.  They are the winners of Intuit’s $25,000 hiring grant for the month of April. The winning nomination came from …

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Harmony In Hooves Wins $50k Grand Prize

Photo of Cappuccino Cadillac, Courtesy of Harmony In Hooves This morning, I had the pleasure of calling Shana from Harmony In Hooves to let her know that she was the …

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No Horsing Around… Harmony In Hooves of Benton, AR Wins $25,000!

Picture of Shana’s daughter, Hannah, with Scratch the Horse. Shana Rawlings, owner of Harmony In Hooves in Benton, Arkansas is the March winner of a $25,000 Intuit Hiring Grant on LoveALocalBusiness.com.  Harmony In Hooves is now a Finalist, along with Out …

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New Opportunities Born for Blossom Birth After Intuit Grant

In January 2010, more than 30,000 small business “love notes” were posted to Love A Local Business. Each message of affection for one small business also served as a nomination …

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How One Austin Designer Fashioned a Business Through Collaboration

In anticipation of South by Southwest, we caught up with Megan Summerville of Austin’s Sew Sister Lingerie. Summerville received a $30,000 “Love a Local Business” grant from Intuit last summer, …

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