Belmar Business Partnership
Promote Your Event or Business on the BBP's Facebook Page
We will promote your business and events on the BBP's Facebook page for free. Simply tag @BBPNJShore in your promotional and event postings, and we will share them on our page, which currently has over 3,800 likes and followers.
Belmar Business Partnership Services
The Belmar Business Partnership assists Belmar business owners and commercial property owners with social media marketing, facade improvement grants, fit-out grants, and ribbon-cutting events. Our services include:
Façade Improvement Grants
The BBP's Façade Improvement Grant is intended to encourage and assist Belmar businesses to improve the appearance of their businesses. Maximum individual grants of 33 percent of façade improvement construction costs up to a maximum grant of $5,000 per unit and $10,000 for multiple storefront units are available. There is a maximum grant limit of $2,500 for commercial properties on the “B” assessment schedule. Click the link below to download your application.
Fit Out Grants
The Fit Out Grants assist new retail and food businesses with fit out costs such as fixtures, interior lighting, and interior remodeling. Maximum grants of 50 percent of fit out cost, to a maximum grant of $3,000, are available. For complete information packets on the grant program, click the link below to download your application.
Please contact the BBP for information regarding obtaining awning and sign permits from the Borough of Belmar.
Visual Improvement Committee
The Visual Improvement Committee of the BBP improves the appearance of the town through seasonal planters and decorations, bike racks, directional signage, flags and banners, and other aesthetic streetscape enhancements. All ideas are welcome. Come join our effort.
Ceremonial Ribbon Cuttings
If you are opening a new business, the BBP will assist you with publicity through a ceremonial ribbon-cutting event. Please contact the BBP at 732-894-9022 or by email at least two weeks in advance of your desired date to schedule your ribbon cutting.
Certain special events sponsored by the BBP may include cooperative advertising in the Coast Star and other media, at no cost, or at a reduced cost, to Belmar business owners.
923 Main Street
Belmar, NJ 07719
Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.