BLESSED IN DUBAI: Episode Six - Maria Was Struggling To Make Ends Meet Until A Competition Saved The Day

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Maria moved to the UAE for the freedom, and the opportunities. But after her father, who was supporting her two sisters in the Philippines, lost his job, Maria was stuck.

She needed to financially support her sister, who was still in school, but didn't have enough money to - she didn't know what to do.

Luckily, in a case of 'right place, right time', Maria won a competition at The Dubai Mall, and it helped her right out of her struggle!

Watch why Maria feels Blessed in Dubai.

Written By

Caitlyn Davey

Caitlyn is an Aussie journalist looking to change the world. In her spare time she loves playing sport, travelling and basically doing anything that means she doesn't have to sit still.