Every local community has a story, a history, and a unique personality that cannot be replicated. This is often thanks to specialized, small-scale businesses, like this one, which contribute to a neighborhood’s distinctive character and promote a thriving ecosystem in their community. Small, independent businesses offer diverse products and services, fostering economic resilience by removing the local economy’s dependence on a single industry. When you buy local, you build local, and deepen your connection to your own community.
As a result, patronizing a local business like this is an act of community building. Check out their website to learn more about the local experience you can discover today.
Did You Know?
- 48 cents of every dollar spent at a locally owned retail business goes back into the local community. That’s more than three times the amount that local economies recover from chain retailers — Civic Economics’ 2012 survey of local businesses
- Local businesses have generated 65% of the country’s net new jobs over the past 17 years — US Small Business Administration
As a massage therapist and yoga instructor, Catherine Daas understands the connection between mind and body. She works to banish stress and erase aches using a variety of therapeutic techniques, including deep-tissue barefoot massage and hearty pats on the back.
100% of 15 customers recommend
“Just relax and enjoy the massage. It's lovely. ”
4400 NW 23rd Avenue, Suite D
Gainesville, Florida 32606