The prestigious international philanthropic fundraising platform, Global Gift Gala, created by entrepreneur and activist, Maria Bravo, was held last night at the Waldorf Astoria, Palm Jumeirah and presented by one of the most influential beauty brands in the world, Huda Beauty.
The chair of the magical evening, Maria Bravo, was accompanied by honorary chairs, actress, director and activist, Eva Longoria Baston and founder, philanthropist and creator, Huda Kattan.
The gala opened with an outstanding performance by Egyptian singer and Arab Idol winner, Carmen Soliman. The legendary Gipsy Heritage the flamenco singer, Sabrina Romero, also provided entertainment for guests and Enjy Kiwan and Tom Urquhart were once again the exceptional Masters of Ceremony for the evening.
Huda Kattan also took to the stage to commend the Global Gift alliance in supporting women's empowerment and helping children, “I’m so thrilled and honored that Huda Beauty is partnering with Global Gift this year. Maria and Eva, you are truly amazing!”
During the evening María Bravo stated, “Tonight is all about women’s empowerment and making a difference, and that is exactly what we are doing. I’m so proud of everything we are achieving with The Global Gift platform; it just goes from strength to strength.”
The association between Dubai Cares and Global Gift Foundation remains with their commitment of improving the lives of thousands of women and children around the world, in favor of education, inclusion and empowerment.