Joanie Schirm is a retired CEO who, in many ways, represents the new face of retirement. She's still learning, still growing, still active in her community and still working. Only these days, she's working on a passion project -- genealogy.
Discovery of a Lifetime
Joanie Schirm always knew there was more to her family history than what she had learned from her parents. When they passed away, she made a remarkable discovery in an old desk. It was a discovery that sent her on the adventure of a lifetime.
Sol Bleiweis was just 11 years old when Germany invaded his native Poland. In Auschwitz, he watched his brother and mother die. But Sol not only survived, he made it his mission to make a difference and spread his message of joy and hope.