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The Success Story Behind Celine Known as “Pinay sa Canada SK”

Pinay sa Canada SK

Celine, known as “Pinay sa Canada SK,” hails from Sta. Maria, Bulacan. Born into a financially struggling family, Celine faced adversity early in life. The youngest in her family, she lost her father at the tender age of seven, leaving them burdened with debts. To make ends meet, her mother had no choice but to seek employment abroad.

At the age of seven, Celine learned to stand independently, mastering household chores like cooking and laundry, all while ensuring she could independently go to school. It was very difficult for her, longing for her mother’s presence and care while growing up. Despite the challenges, Celine grew independently, trying different jobs to sustain her living and meet her needs. Balancing work at a fast-food chain with her studies, she made a promise to herself that she would complete her education.

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Upon graduation, Celine secured a managerial position at the renowned fast-food chain, Jollibee. Her dedication and experience in the industry eventually paved the way for an opportunity to work abroad in Canada.

Life in Canada presented numerous challenges for Celine. Struggling with culture shock, homesickness, and bouts of depression, she contemplated giving up. However, each time she considered surrender, she recalled the unfairness life dealt her back in the Philippines. Celine used these memories as motivation, determined to overcome the obstacles in Canada for the sake of her family.

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Over a decade, life gradually became easier for Celine in Canada. Through various jobs, she made her needs more accessible and successfully brought her entire family to join her. Reflecting on her journey, Celine expressed gratitude for the absence of hunger and the ability to meet daily expenses. She achieved milestones such as purchasing properties and establishing her own business.

Celine attributes her success to hard work, acknowledging that the timing was guided by a higher power. As she enjoys her life in Canada, Celine decided to start a Facebook vlog with a mission to help fellow Filipinos aspiring to live in Canada. But just like any other content creator, her path wasn’t easy. She experienced challenges and difficulties, but as she had already experienced a hard life, she overcame it and continued to help others. As she continued her vlogging, she also opened a business about booking tickets. Every day, Celine heard different stories from different people that motivated her to keep going in life and love her family more.

Her story serves as an inspiration, proving that resilience and determination can turn adversity into triumph. Celine also believes that everyone has a time to overcome what they may be facing now. It might be difficult at the moment, but just like the dates on a calendar, it will also pass.

Celine and Smiles Mobile Remittance share a common mission: to assist every Overseas Filipino Worker (OFW) in reaching and connecting with their families, even when they are miles apart.

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