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‘Maria’ actress Yasmeen Saiedi touches hearts giving back to the women of Kibra

20 year old Yasmeen Saiedi, popularly known as Maria is one humble lady many Kenyans have come to love and appreciate. Many say her talent is in born as she often delivers her character on Maria; in a way that many East Africans can relate with.

So far she has become a sweetheart to many Kenyans who continue to celebrate her by supporting her projects on social media. With a talent like that, of course Yasmeen has been able to catch the attention of many; hence bagging her first ambassadorial job with popular company, Indomie Kenya.

Away from that we also understand that the lady spent her weekend giving back to the society; especially now that doors of opportunity continue to open for her. This past weekend as seen on her social media pages, Ms Yasmeen was joined by friends as she visited several families in Kibra.

Kibra womenHer main was however to give back to the society especially the humble locals who often relate to her character on TV show Maria.

Giving back
Having put herself in the shoes of ‘Maria’ the lady now understands that life can sometimes be too harsh. For this reason, the lass spent her weekend donating food and sanitary towels to women from Kibra. Through her social media page Yasmeen went on to post;

Am happy and grateful about today, my first CSR with @indomie_kenya. I started from kibra and I appreciate the love and support I get from you everyday. Today was amazing I went back to where it all started; we donated food stuffs and sanitary towels to over 400 women and young girls in Kibra. it was all about sharing hope and encouraging the girls to believe in themselves that is why we dubbed the innitiative “Jiamini”.

She went on to give vote of thanks to her new bosses saying;

I would like to thank @indomie_kenya for being part of this and ensuring we touch girls lives in the slums. Good News Am officialy the @indomie_kenya Brand Ambassador big thanks for the love I would not have made it this far without you it feels like a Dream🙏🏼🙏🏼🙏🏼

Well, judging from the comments received from fans who keep up with the show; it’s only fair to say that she is indeed Kenya’s sweetheart!

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