Requirements to participate in our incubator program 

West Side Bazaar offers subsidized booth rental to start up businesses, below are some of the requirements to participate.

  • Willing to share financial and business information and statistics with WEDI staff
  • Willing to implement changes and take advice in order to improve their business or product
  • Open to finding new ways of doing business, including potential partnerships and/or collaborations with other tenants
  • Receptive to WEDI/West Side Bazaar technical assistance and training
  • Flexible sharing equipment, ability to work closely with others 
  • Able to comply with West Side Bazaar food safety and sanitation policies as well as New York States
  • Responsible for following the rules and regulations of West Side Bazaar 

How does WEDI support emerging businesses who want to start a small business in the West Side Bazaar?

  • One-on-one coaching and business plan development 
  • Access to capital & markets 
  • Workshops, training, and educational resources 
  • Shared Commercial Kitchen 
  • Subsidized rent for start ups (below market rate)
  • Marketing & branding 
  • Business advisors & professionals on staff/WEDI board 


West Side Bazaar Incubator Application Form

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Address: 25 Grant Street, Buffalo NY, 14213
Phone Number: (716) 783-8489