The Sandhills Forward Market Survey is a critical tool for small businesses in Cumberland, Harnett, and Moore Counties who are looking to connect and work closely with our community. The SF survey collects responses to general questions that help these businesses understand how they can best connect with their community. The Survey collects No Contact information, we don’t even ask for your name. Survey Collections for the 2022 Sandhills Forward project will begin on September 1st, 2022, and close on October 31st, 2022, the data collected in this year's survey will be shared with business owners in January 2023 through several events and also through an online portal. If you are a business owner interested in obtaining this information please send an email to the Project Coordinator,  Lake Wood at These surveys will be collected Online and through in-person canvassing out in the community and at events. With only 15 questions the survey will take less than 5 minutes to complete. That is 5 minutes that will help small businesses that have undergone unimaginable circumstances over the last few years thrive with their future outreach. Thank You so much for your time and for helping us move the “Sandhills Forward”.