A dollar bill, a forgotten glove, a losing lottery ticket — most of the stuff we find on the sidewalk amounts to nothing. But in the back of our minds, when we spot that little scrap of paper in the middle of the street, butterflies kick in ’cause we’re hoping for that Charlie Bucket golden ticket twist of fate that will change life as we know it.
A homeless man who lived on the streets of New Haven, Connecticut, felt completely stuck in a pattern of poverty. But one morning, he found something that made him choose between doing the right thing and snatching his own proverbial golden ticket. His choice started a chain reaction he never saw coming!