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. When you buy local, you build local, and deepen your connection to your own community.
Strengthening the community begins by supporting and visiting local businesses like this one. To learn more about this business, check out their website or simply stop by, say hello, and discover—or rediscover—all that this business has to offer.
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
88% of 64 customers recommend
“Be ready to undress behind a screen in the corner (it really wasn't a big deal), and know that you could be with 5 other people getting their massage at the same time...”
“Be ready to undress behind a screen in the corner (it really wasn't a big deal), and know that you could be with 5 other people getting their massage at the same time (again, no biggie, but awareness is a good thing!).”
“very good experience, although there is a common room with total 4 people in there. service was very good. ”
“Do not be afraid to speak up and let them know what you want and you will have wonderful experience.”
Institute for Massage Education
5360 Holiday Ter
Kalamazoo, MI 49009