The day that changed my life…That was it. I knew he died. David Novek. The greatest man you could meet. Gone. I had to walk back in to help everyone gather his belongings. I grabbed his shoes. What do we do now?
I started this company in memory of my dad, the man I strive to be, the man whose memory will never be forgotten.” Brett Novek[/pullquote]
Recently a whole bunch of our adult friends, along with many of our married or engaged young adults gathered to play together, to eat together, to worship together all in the same weekend and in the same place. There were 24 of us in all. [pullquote]Death leaves a heartache no one can heal, love leaves a memory no one can steal. From an Irish headstone” [/pullquote]My dear friend, Rita’s daughter, Calli wore the shirt pictured here, introducing us all to good hYOUman, a company she had heard about. What Calli shared with me, moved me, so of course, I had to check it out for myself, and I hope you will, too!
Soon after Brett Novek’s father passed away from cancer, in the depths of despair and hopelessness, he determined one day to start this business in honor and in memory of his Dad. He screen-printed his first t-shirt in the bathroom of his apartment in New York. Quotes like, “My Life Story Will Be A Good One”, “—thankful—”, “Won Day At A Time”, “Forehead Kisses Are Underrated”, Novek’s company has gained interest from retail stores all across the United States for the positiveness that his clothing items portray. [pullquote]God gave us memory so that we might have roses in December.” James M. Barrie[/pullquote] The whole company is based around Brett’s Dad and has philanthropic collaborations. A current collaboration involves the purchase of the BEFREE Collection, which then provides a donation to The A21 Campaign to end human trafficking. The fabrics are incredibly soft, too, which makes them really awesome!