BASWA’s promotional campaigns, beautification projects, and special events are all funded through grants, donations, and membership dues. BASWA is a 501C6 non-profit organization and run on a volunteer basis by local business owners. BASWA all has a 501c3 charitable foundation which handles all beautification, charitable, and educational projects. Any business owner in the South Wedge area is eligible to join BASWA. Memberships are renewed annually and run from January 1st to December 31st. Details are below. To join, or for more information on joining, please click here.
-Memberships are valid for 1 year and begin January 1st and expire on December 31st.
-Annual Membership rate is $100. Non-profit membership rate is $50.
-Discounted pricing on membership into the Greater Rochester Visitor’s Association (Visit Rochester).
-Discounted or free advertising through cooperative advertising projects.
-Inclusion in group advertising and promotional projects.
-Membership fees contribute to the beautification projects and social, cultural, and promotional events.
-Assistance with business planning and marketing through our network of volunteers.
-Information about Grant and Loan opportunities for small businesses.
-Click here to review the BASWA BY-LAWS
-To learn more about what BASWA can offer your business, click here.