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
Buns of Steel Bootcamp
Though working out at Buns of Steel Bootcamp won't actually grant you a posterior made of metal, it can help you shed unwanted pounds, boost your metabolism, and tone your muscles. In doing so, the fitness center's staff has created a plan that combines nutritional guidance and community support to foster the achievement of goals. Here, members have access to all the motivation they need to lose weight, train for a marathon, or become body doubles for Rodin statues. During high-intensity sessions that blend cardio and strength-training, they work with skilled trainers who challenge them and even call them personally if they miss a class.