FirstBank wants to reward 10 small business owners who have made a positive impact on the community during the pandemic.

FirstBank’s Good Business Contest will select 10 businesses in Maricopa County to receive $5,000 in prize money AND an additional $1,000 for the business owner to donate to a nonprofit. It’s the perfect way to reward deserving members of our local business community and help them pay it forward. Deadline to apply is Friday, October 22 at 6 pm.

Entering the contest is simple. Businesses just need to submit a 250 word description of how they have helped others in the community since the pandemic began at or Judges will pick the 10 best and announce the winners by November 5.