The Eminent Awards 2023 held its Night Gala on April 29, 2023, at the Bristol Hotel in Muraqqabat, Deira.
Among the notable recipients of the Special Awards was Michico Ramos Lopez, CEO of Creative Event Management.
Lopez was presented with the Philanthropic Spirit Award for her compassionate initiative to provide temporary housing for unemployed Filipino expats in Dubai this year.
In her acceptance speech, Lopez shared her experiences as a Filipino expat living in Dubai and the challenges she has witnessed her fellow countrymen and women face in their pursuit of a better life.
She expressed her desire to help those who find themselves struggling without employment and shelter, emphasizing the importance of empathy and compassion.
Lopez's story serves as an inspiration for others to extend a helping hand to those in need and underscores the power of even small acts of kindness to make a difference in someone's life.
The Eminent Awards 2023 saw 12 personalities vying for the prestigious titles.
South African expat Aloysia Ogle, a mother, author, and owner of Protea Professional Services, was named the Eminent Personality Awardee 2023.
Known for her unwavering dedication to helping those in need, Ogle's noble purpose and example serve as a beacon of hope and inspiration for others to follow.
The annual Eminent Awards ceremony celebrates individuals who have made significant contributions to their respective fields and who serve as exemplary figures in society.
The event recognizes and honors the outstanding achievements of these trailblazers, showcasing their stories as a means of inspiring others to pursue their dreams and make a positive impact in the world.