What You'll Get
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
The Fine Print
Promotional value expires 120 days after purchase. Amount paid never expires. Registration required. Must sign waiver. Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as gift(s). New customers only. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.
About A Chat with Long Island Kung Fu
What services does your business offer and what makes your business stand out from the competition?
At Long Island Kung Fu, we focus on each individual student, helping them to blossom to the fullest potential. A healthier body fosters a healthier mind.
What's one tip for first-time students that will make them feel like veterans?
Come to class with an open mind and excitement to learn. Our instructors will help students of all ages and experience levels to feel confident in their abilities.
What was the inspiration to start or run this business?
When I decided to open this Kung Fu Academy, I wanted to provide a safe & friendly environment for my family & community. At the time my daughter was 2 years old and I wanted to give her the same experiences & benefits I received through martial art training. All students are considered family.
What do you love most about your job?
I love to be able to share the experiences and culture I've been able to be a part of through my martial arts training. Helping people reach their goals and soar past expectations is incredible.