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
Natchez Lee at Jamilina Holistic Health Institute
At Jamilina Holistic Health Institute, Natchez Lee performs bodywork sessions designed to calm tension and restore balance. He understands that everyone holds tension in their body differently, and he intuitively seeks out strained areas with long, flowing strokes delivered to the individual's level of comfort. But intuition alone doesn't guide his hands. Clients consult with him before sessions to spell out their complaints, request any of his signature essential oils, or read him their official bodywork acceptance speech.
3201 Cherry Ridge Street
San Antonio, Texas 78230