As the only local merchants' association in the Bayview-Hunters Point community and a member of the San Francisco Council of District Merchants' Associations, the Bayview Merchants' Association (BMA) is committed to serving you and your business.  As a paid member of the BMA, you will enjoy the following benefits:

  • Monthly merchant meetings hosted and catered by various Bayview-area businesses
  • Quarterly business mixers and other networking opportunities throughout the year
  • Regular email blasts, online news updates and meeting announcements on issues affecting the Bayview-Hunters Point business community from resources such as:
    • San Francisco Redevelopment Agency (SFRA)
    • Bayview Hunters-Point Project Area Committee (PAC)
    • Mayor's Hunters Point Shipyard Citizens Advisory Committee (CAC)
    • Hunters Point Shipyard Restoration Advisory Board (RAB)
    • Third Street Corridor Project (TSCP)
    • San Francisco Police Department (SFPD) Bayview Station
    • San Francisco Council of District Merchants' Associations (SFCDMA)
    • Lion's Club
    • Rotary Club
    • San Francisco Chamber of Commerce
    • Ongoing development projects in the community
  • Annual BMA-sponsored community events with merchant vending opportunities
  • BMA membership recognition
  • BMA Merchants' Watch program membership
  • Access to Renaissance Entrepreneurship Center’s Business Assistance Center computers
  • Group marketing and advertising
    • Personalized merchant webpage on new BMA website
    • In-print BMA member merchant map & directory
    • Advertising in local news publications (online and in-print)
  • Advocacy at City Hall and other decision-making institutions 

If you are interested in becoming a member, please apply online on our Join Us page or fill out the attached membership application and send it to:

Bayview Merchants' Association

3801 3rd Street, Suite 1068

San Francisco, CA


Checks should be made payable to the "Bayview Merchants' Association". To learn more about what the merchants' association can do for you and your business, please come to our next meeting.  BMA meetings take place at 6:00pm on the 4th Tuesday of every month at varying businesses throughout the neighborhood. For the location of the next meeting, please see our online calendar or email us.  Applications are available at all meetings and are good through next January.