How does a healthy food business stay open east of the Anacostia river? Southeast DC has witnessed a fair share of healthy eateries to come and go. But one man defies all the broken promises on health. Coy Dunston, owner of Secrets of Nature, has humbly maintained his vegan food eatery in Southeast DC for 15 years.
|Coy Dunston, owner of Secrets of Nature Health Food Store|
Photo by Patricia Durham
|Secrets of Nature 3923 S. Capitol Street SW|
|Mixed rice, veggie salmon and raw kale (with vita coco to drink)|
"make the numbers work".
He sought a location that affords him the stability and the longevity to provide a much needed service to the community. He provides food that residents enjoy. A simple equation for a successful health business in our hood.
|Secrets of Nature, the only vegan health food store east of the Anacostia River.|
Secrets of Nature
3923 S. Capitol Street SW