Living happily in Williamsburg, Brooklyn in 1992, Heleen left everything behind and moved to a farm upstate New York. Why did she go? To save her daughter’s life.

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Own Your Tomorrow

Change. Perhaps the scariest and most exciting word in the English language. It conjures up images of fear, darkness, uncertainty, heartbreak, regret and painful choices. But it also evokes feelings of joy, lightness, purpose, new love, optimism and inspiration.


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Change. Perhaps the scariest and most exciting word in the English language. It conjures up images of fear, darkness, uncertainty, heartbreak, regret and painful choices. But it also evokes feelings of joy, lightness, purpose, new love, optimism and inspiration. Change is hard. So why do we seek change? Simply, to create a better future. In this series of films, we explore how leaving something can lead to positive change.

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At Schwab we believe that, when done right, investing liberates people to create their own destiny. And the first step in that liberation


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At Schwab we believe that, when done right, investing liberates people to create their own destiny. And the first step in that liberation is often deciding to make a change.

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Jason

Jason

a warm film

Sabbir Ashraf

Sabbir Ashraf

Its a sad story as well as beautiful & heart touchy !!

jimad12

jimad12

Change is hard and scary but if you do your homework and follow your intuitions great things may come your way.
Great video!

Rayna

Rayna

Beautifully shot film. She's so inspiring especially because of how she lives her life and raised her daughter. Thanks for bringing a bit of her story to us. I like the way you tell stories through your lens.

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