E.A.C. started out producing simple music-inspired, graphical t-shirts and soon began connecting with various charitable causes around the country. Promoting these stories became the foundation of the company’s LOCAL giving program. Eventually, the LOCAL platform began to focus exclusively on preserving and reviving music programs in schools – a cause both founders were particularly passionate about.
Since launching in the fall of 2014, the Encore Apparel Company has been traveling its own path, working to gradually establish itself to a growing audience. While there is no blueprint for launching any business, just getting out there, taking some big risks, and believing in the possibility of making a positive impact, that in itself has been a rewarding experience.