When I was first starting my business, I would have given anything for an extra $5, 000 to help fund my business efforts. There were so many things I could have done with the extra cash that would have helped grow my business even stronger in the beginning. Do you feel that way tooSB_GrowingStrong_Logo_HORIZONTAL

You’re not alone! Based on a September 2012 Intuit Small Business Survey, 87 percent of small businesses said their businesses are struggling to survive and forty-seven percent of respondents said a?$5,000 infusion would significantly help or even save their businesses.

Based on these findings, Intuit is helping small businesses blossom through the Small Business Growing Strong campaign. Between April 2 and May 12, you can submit a wish for your business at http://intuit.me/XFxOUVfor a chance to win $5,000!?To date, Intuit has given away over $1.2 million to small businesses, and this season they’re doing it again by making 15 small business wishes (worth up to $5,000 each) come true.

What would help your business grow? Is it a new sign, new equipment, a long awaited upgrade or more marketing?

Learn more, submit a wish, and vote at http://intuit.me/XFxOUV.