Mumbai, Apr 23: Intuit QuickBooks has joined hands with Milaap to support small businesses in India during COVID-19. The launch of the Small Business Relief Initiative, in collaboration with Milaap today to help small and micro businesses in India to raise money to tackle the challenges arising from the COVID-19 lockdown.
Intuit’s QuickBooks Online is the world’s leading financial management solution for small businesses and accountants. The aim is to raise funds for small and micro-businesses that are facing difficulties in paying employee salaries and in covering business expenses due to COVID-19. As the COVID-19 induced lockdown continues, most of the small and micro businesses in the country are struggling to survive mainly due to cash flow problems.
The Small Business Relief Initiative brings together Milaap’s crowdfunding platform with Intuit QuickBooks’ expertise, to provide local businesses with the resources and tools they require to start a crowdfunding campaign in a few clicks, via the Milaap platform. Aditi Puri Batra, Country Manager of Intuit QuickBooks India, said, “Small and micro businesses play an important role in the larger supply chain and thus their health is imperative to kick-start the industry when the lockdown eases.”