The incubator

Stand Up for Salem recognizes that for Salem's economic landscape to shift, we have to not only invest in our existing businesses but build up our local entrepreneurs to have a solid platform for growth. 

  • Creation of comprehensive Business Plan
 
  • Financial literacy courses
 
  • Mentor coaching with a Salem City business owner or local professional. 
 
  • Quarterly meetings with Stand Up for Salem and other incubator small businesses. 
 
  • Marketing, design, & social media strategizing to help to grow their audience & reach
 
  • Networking to build relationships with local professionals & officials
 
  • Weekly or bi-weekly check-ins via text, phone, zoom, or in-person with Director of Development at Stand Up for Salem
 
  • Opportunities to collaborate or use their business to help the community & volunteer professional services 
 
  • Early access to take part in any Stand Up for Salem events or pop-ups with fee waived
 
  • Access to education that any of our partners may be offering. (Rutgers University, NJEDA, SCORE, Main Street America, Salem County Chamber of Commerce, Financial Wellness Institute, etc.)

INCUBATOR participants receive support with:

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