Every small business has a big story

Businesses like yours are at the heart of our communities. We want to hear all about your story of resilience. Share your tale of triumph today – so we can help put your story on the map.

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Tell us your story!

Tales of Triumph celebrates the stories of small businesses just like yours. Tell us your story of perseverance and heart – overcoming challenges while staying connected to your community.

We want to share your story. Enter the Small Business Tales of Triumph Contest for a chance to win prizes designed to help your business grow. Find the right category for your business and see what you could win.

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Entering the contest is simple

To get started, answer a few questions or submit a video response for a chance to win up to $20,000 in prizes!

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Meet the judges

The Small Business Tales of Triumph Contest features an expert panel of judges who represent varying industries focused on small business.

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Presenting our 2020 winners

Learn about the small businesses who won the 2020 Tales of Triumph Contest in each category.

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Key program dates


April 19

Round 1 applications open


May 14

Round 1 applications close


June 16

Finalists announced


July 5

Round 2 begins for Finalists only


October 1

Winners announced