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
Lone Star Family Wellness
Doctor of Chiropractic Matthew Salim does more than just treat sore necks and achy backs with a strategic nudge or careful coax. He also looks after his patients' overall state of wellness with holistic, whole-person care. By nipping underlying causes of larger health problems in the bud, he is able to help elevate mental and physical function and keep bodies from becoming covered in dandelion outbreaks. Dr. Salim and his team utilize exams and ex-rays to assess conditions and interventions such as manual adjustments, massage, or physical therapy to address individual needs.