“When Ali Duncan first saw the building that’s now Urban Sanctuary, she got full-body goosebumps. Her husband asked if she was sure about the space — the abandoned speakeasy was disgusting. The derelict historic building before them was a far cry from the wellness center of Duncan’s dreams. But she was sure.
Fast forward to today and Duncan’s diamond in the rough is now a truly magical space. Light pours in the windows, exposed brick peeks out from the walls and plants are abundant. Each room in Urban Sanctuary channels one of the five elements: fire, wind, water, earth and ether. When you walk through the door you know you’re in a welcome space, no matter who you are and where you come from.”
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Ruland, Mikaela. 303 Magazine 13 October 2020.